10 Cool indie songs about airplanes


Ahh, there's nothing more glamorous than travel by plane! The smell of feet as the person next to you kicks off their shoes; the need for muscle relaxers as your legs cramp; the eruptions of violence over politics — it truly is the most luxurious and sophisticated way to explore the world.

As you pack for your next trip by air, add these 10 indie songs to your travel playlist and you'll quickly forget all about that a-hole who refuses to put his phone in airplane mode:


Superchunk — Out on the Wing




Neutral Milk Hotel — In the Aeroplane Over the Sea




Archers of Loaf — All the Nation's Airports




Guided by Voices — Striped White Jets




British Sea Power — The Spirit of St. Louis




Hot Snakes — LAX




Husker Du — Private Plane




Shellac — Wingwalker




Tegan & Sara — Hop a Plane




The Black Keys — Aeroplane Blues



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