Download the 100 Best Songs of October 2012

best songs of october 2012

You know the deal by now. Too Good For Radio is giving you the best up-to-the-second music for the 15th month in a row. Brand new indie rock, electronica, and hip hop instant classics collide in this 100 song playlist split among two downloadable files. Check the tracklist below and share your favorite song that we missed in the comments or on our Facebook.

Thanks for sharing and a bigger thanks for listening to good music! Check all these artists and producers out live and get your promoters to bring these talented folks to your town!

Stream & Download the 50 Best Songs of October 2012

Adele – Skyfall (Clark Kent & Oscar Daniel Remix)
Atlas – Thinkin’ Bout You (Frank Ocean Cover)
Atlas Genius – Back Seat (Goldroom Remix)
Big Sean, Excision, Datsik & Candyland – Clique Clique Bang! (5 & A Dime Bootleg)
Blackbird Blackbird – It’s a War
Captain Murphy – Immaculation ft. Azizi Gibson and Jeremiah Jae
Carlos Serrano & TrapZillas – Get That Freedom (Jay-Z vs. Major Lazer)
Carousel – Let’s Go Home (Sound Remedy Remix)
Chvrches – The Mother We Share (Modern Dealer Remix)
Crystal Castles – AFFECTION
Dada Life – Happy Violence (The Boomzers Rmx)
DE$iGNATED x Christopherson – iTS NOT RiGHT
Divine Fits – Would That Not Be Nice (RJD2 Remix)
DJ BAHLER – Swimming With The Angels (Kendrick Lamar + The xx + Nilu + Oh Snap)
The Electric Sons – Breathing Electricity
Emay – Salt
Flosstradamus – ITH (ft. Tuneboy & DJ Issac)
Frail Limb Purity – All-American Rejects v. Netsky
Frank Ocean – Novacane (absntCUE Remix)
Ghost Beach – Tear Us Apart
Heems – Cowabunga Gnarley
IVY – Lost In The Sun (Swanson Chillout Remix)
Justin Timberlake – End of Time feat. Beyonce (Brenmar Remix)
Kendrick Lamar – The Jig Is Up (Dump’n)
The Killers – Runaways (Sound Remedy Remix)
♡kitty pryde♡ – how 2 b a heartbreaker???
Krewella – One Minute (Culture Code Remix)
Krewella – Can’t Control Myself (Candyland Remix)
LEANN GRIMES – Leann Vines (Nomadic Firs Remix)
Local Natives – Breakers
Marvin Gaye – Sunny (The Olsen Twins Remix)
Mt. Eden – Sierra Leone (Dos Borrachos Bootleg)
Pacific Air – Float (TheFatRat Remix)
Phoenix – Armistice (absntCUE Remix)
Pretty Lights – Halloween Funtime REMIXMONSTRousMASHup
Rihanna – Diamonds (Lexer Bootleg)
SizzleBird – Wheel of Time
Skizzy Mars – The Come Down (feat. Conner Youngblood)
Sleigh Bells – Never Say Die (AraabMuzik remix)
Smashing Pumpkins – Cherub Rock (LehtMoJoe Remix)
Tame Impala – Feels Like We Only Go Backwards
Toro Y Moi – So Many Details
UB40 – Red Red Wine (C-G’s Weekend Edit With A Twist)
WE SINK – Cat o’ Nine Tails (Andrea Remix)
Wild Belle – It’s Too Late (Snakehips Remix)
Will Smith – Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air (Lost Boys Remix)
Zedd feat. Bright Lights – Follow You Down (Keys N Krates Remix)

Download: 50 Best Songs of October 2012

When 50 isn’t enough, here is 50 more awesome songs from October 2012

A-Trak, Kimbra, Mark Foster – Warrior (What So Not Remix)
AlunaGeorge – Watching Over You
Beauty Brain – Beach & Bitches
The Beegees – Stayin Alive (LOGAM Bootleg RMX)
Chet Faker – Cigarettes and Chocolate
Chromatics – Looking for Love
Daft Punk vs. John Dahlback vs. Jackob Liedholm – Up in the Daft Zone (SexyBeats Bootleg)
Death Grips – Klink (Djemba Djemba Remix)
Diamond Rings – Runaway Love
DJ Shadow ft Little Dragon – Scale it Back (MUST DIE! & Natasha Fox Remix)
Dragonette – Live In This City (Matt Nash & Dave Silcox Remix)
The Eagles – Life In The Fast Lane (Papa Skunk Remix)
Earth, Wind & Fire – September (James Egbert Remix)
Fixers – Really Great World (Chad Valley Remix)
Flosstradamus – 2NITE (ft. Headhunterz & Noisecontrollers)
Flux Pavilion – I Can’t Stop (Sleepy Tom Remix)
Foxes – White Coats (Faustix & Imanos Remix)
Frail Limb Purity – 2pac & Nas v. John Denver & Pretty Lights
Free Energy – Dance All Night
HAERTS – Wings
Holy Ghost! – It Gets Dark
How to destroy angels_ – Keep it together
Joey C & DJ Torio – Tiny Dancer Vs Reload
K Theory – Geeked Up
Kreayshawn – Go Hard (Valentino Khan Remix)
Little Comets – Bayonee
Mesita – XYXY
Michael Jackson – The Epic Thriller (Darren Glen vs DiscoTech)
MVTH – Magnum
Oh No! Yoko – Mimi Ashi
Oscar Daniel – Bounce
Pryda vs The Temper Trap – Mighty Love vs Sweet Disposition (Lenno Bootleg)
Rihanna vs M83 – Midnight City Diamonds (Mada Mashup)
Rob Yung – Can’t Wait (Prod. By Handbook)
Robotic Pirate Monkey – The Walls
Shiny Toy Guns – Fading Listening (SLDGHMR Remix)
Skrillex & Wolfgang Gartner – The Devil’s Den (GLAZEK_ TRAP REMIX)
Soley – I’ll Drown (Florian Rietze Remix)
Solidisco – Turn Around
Swedish House Mafia – SAVE THE WORLD [BARE RMX]
Teen Daze – By Love
Two Fresh – Du Du Doo (GRiZ Remix)
Underoath – It’s Dangerous Business Walking Out Your Front Door (absntCUE Remix)
The Walkmen – Dance With Your Partner
Why? – Strawberries
Wick-it the Instigator – Feel Lit
The XX – Reunion (Ducki Remix)
2Edit – Tropicalia (Torro Torro Remix)
The 1975 – You

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About the Artist

This month we did something a little different with our album art. We have started to accept user submissions for the art we use each month on our “Best of the Month” mixtapes. This one obviously fits the spirit of October very well.

This months featured artist is photographer Eleanor Leonne Bennett.

Eleanor is a 16 year old internationally award winning photographer and artist who has won top prizes with National Geographic,The World Photography Organisation, Nature’s Best Photography, Papworth Trust, Mencap, The Woodland Trust and Postal Heritage.

Her photography has been published in the Telegraph, The Guardian, BBC News Website and on the cover of books and magazines in the United States and Canada. Eleanor’s art is globally exhibited, having shown work in London, Paris, Indonesia, Los Angeles, Florida, Washington, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, Canada, Spain, Germany, Japan, Australia, and The Environmental Photographer of the year Exhibition (2011), amongst many other locations.

She was also the only person from the UK to have her work displayed in the National Geographic and Airbus contest “See The Bigger Picture” global exhibition tour with the United Nations “International Year Of Biodiversity 2010”.

Website: Eleanor Leonne Bennett

Are you an aspiring artist that wants some exposure? Submit your artwork to our art director at for a chance to be featured on the cover of our next mixtape.

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