The LMGPR Soundtrack to Summer

By June 28, 2013Blog


The arrival of summer had us at LMGPR thinking about our favorite summer tunes. What song really sums up summer for each of us? We took a poll and here are the results:

Summertime-DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince –  This was the only song that got two votes. Senior Client Executives Paul Fernandez and Phil Lanides say nothing catches the summer vibe like Will Smith rapping to a Kool & the Gang instrumental!

Pontoon – Little Big Town – LMGPR’s “country girl” Account Coordinator Bianca DeRose finds summer not on a surfboard, but on a pontoon:

Vacation – The Go-Go’s – “Nothing says summer like a vacation,”  says LMGPR’s President Donna Michaels:

Steal My Sunshine – Len – “I dare you to try and steal it,” says Woody Mosqueda, PR Supervisor, ADF coach and sun guardian:

Summertime Sadness – Lana Del Rey –  LMGPR’s emo-raver Intern Helen Koh finds melancholy summer bliss in this Lana Del Rey remix:

Summertime – The Sundays – Media Strategist Michael Erwin’s decades-long crush on Harriet Wheeler only intensifies each and every summer:

Honorable Mentions:

Summer’s Here – The School

Cruel Summer – Bananarama

One Kiss Don’t Make a Summer – Lucky Soul

Long Hot Summer – The Style Council

Summer of Love – The B-52’s

Staying Out for the Summer – Dodgy

The Other Side of Summer – Elvis Costello

Summer Rain – U2

Suddenly Last Summer – The Motels

The Last Day of Summer – The Cure

Summer’s Over – Rialto

Any songs we’re missing? Leave us a comment and we’ll add them.

Have a great summer from your pals at LMGPR!