Best songs of 2015 so far (listen to 60 tracks here)

With the year halfway over, the Reverb staff put together their lists of the best songs of 2015 so far. Below you can see our individual picks and listen to 60 tracks from Kendrick Lamar, Viet Cong, Tame Impala, Speedy Ortiz, Sufjan Stevens, Kanye West and more.

Tanlines, “Highlights” review

Insofar as indie connotes singing from dudes who would never normally get paid to sing, Tanlines is quintessential indie electro-pop. Based in Brooklyn, today’s de facto capital for DIY dance clubs, Eric Emm and Jesse Cohen formed the band after splitting from groups that relegated their musical prowess to bass and keyboards, respectively.