Theme Ride Thursday: Colors Playlist

Why is it that seeing a rainbow can elicit such immediate happiness? For this week’s Theme Ride Thursday, we’ve put together a playlist of colors for your next profile. Make it a fun ride and play a song representing every color of the rainbow, then ask your students what they think each color represents.

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Theme Ride Thursday: Days of the Week

Long before Rebecca Black made the song “Friday,” artists have been writing about the days of the week. If you’re wondering about other songs that reference days of the week so you can add them to your next profile, then download the playlist at the end of this post.

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Friday Favorites: Get Ready for Fall

Whether you love a good theme ride, love anything Daft Punk puts their stamp on, or just love Pharrell’s smoothness, you need to check out this song.  

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Theme Ride Thursday: Talk Like a Pirate Day

Ahoy there, matey! September 19 marks the spot for International Talk Like a Pirate Day, a chance to let your inner pirate out and use the word “booty” to your heart’s content. Check out our playlist and pirate lingo refresher.

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Theme Ride Thursday: There’s WORK to Do, A Labor Day Playlist

Are you working for the weekend? Well then, let the countdown begin!

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Theme Ride Thursday: It’s Fall, Y’all!

Fall is in the air. Can you feel it? Three playlists to help you celebrate the season.

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Mainstream Music Monday: A Pop-Tinged Indie Treat for Your Eardrums

Use this song as a steady-state, heavy climb or capture the energy of the chorus for surges, sprints, or standing climbs!

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Theme Ride Thursday: It’s Time To Wake Up

I’m a morning person, which is why I teach the 5:45 a.m cycle class at the Y. But don’t be fooled—there are days when I secretly wish I could call out and stay under the covers…and I know I’m not alone. We’ve compiled some songs about waking up and starting the morning off on the right foot. We’ve also sprinkled in a few songs about sunrises, clocks, and beautiful days in our newest theme playlist.

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Mainstream Music Monday: A Latin Beat That’s Impossible to Resist

This is what happens when a Polish DJ meets Latin music…

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Theme Ride Thursday: A Birthday Playlist for a Special Student

“They say it’s your birthday. It’s my birthday too, yeah. They say it’s your birthday. We’re gonna have a good time.” As soon as you hear these lyrics you know it’s the Beatles’ classic, “Birthday.” And while this is a favorite loved by many, you might be left wondering, “What other songs are there to choose from if you’re creating a birthday playlist?” Well, we’re glad you asked!

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