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Blue Monday Playlist: The Sound of a Colourful Week

Blue Monday? Sounds like the start of a colourful week! Welcome to the IWOOT Blue Monday playlist, our suggested soundtrack to, supposedly, the most depressing day of the year!

New Order – ‘Blue Monday’

The Rolling Stones – ‘Ruby Tuesday’

Colour Me Wednesday – ‘Shut’

Brian Eno – ‘Thursday Afternoon’

The Cure – ‘Friday, I’m in Love’

Oliver Cheatham – ‘Get Down (Saturday Night)’

 Maroon 5 – ‘Sunday Morning’

Were this a series of colourful week pub quiz answers, then you might also have had:

  • Different Light – ‘Manic Monday’
  • Cowboy Junkies – ‘Sun Comes Up, It’s Tuesday’
  •  The Opening Theme of Happy Days
  • David Bowie – ‘Thursday’s Child’
  • John Conlee – ‘Friday Night Blues’, or Rebecca Black – ‘Friday’
  • Bee Gees – ‘Night Fever’ (from Saturday Night Fever)
  • The Small Faces – ‘Lazy Sunday’ or The Kinks – ‘Sunday Afternoon’

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Michael Adamson

Michael Adamson


Michael is a life-long fan of all things related to DC Comics, Marvel, and Star Wars. When he's not reading, you can find him playing football or running.