Union Jack flags, the Queen, and high-hatted guards— several iconic images come to mind when she ponders of London and the very same can be said for trendy tunes as well. True, London has an orchestra of sounds from the upbeat funk blasting on Brick Lane to the electronic garage scene happening in basements all over Hackney, yet for The Embarkiste, British music will always be forerun by Manchester’s New Wave Scene, Ziggy Stardust, and the most famous four-member band in music’s history.
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New Order’s “The Perfect Kiss” is, in her opinion, the perfect party starter for soirées both themed and modern. She plays “Save It for Later” to impress others with her great taste in music whilst The Psychedellic Furs’ “Love My Way” is saved for an intimate tête-à-tête with that dreamy stranger she’s been eyeing all evening.
Whether she’s on the Highstreet or driving along the highway, this packing playlist always brightens her day, even if it happens to be pouring down in Londontown.