Deap Vally's Exclusive Esquire Playlist

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Deap Vally strutted into the rock stratosphere, a two girls bathed in blues and whisky and Californian sunshine. Like the Black Keys, with a fuck-off sexiness. Brilliant.

After thrilling us at Glastonbury, the pair were kind enough to hook Esquire up with their ultimate LA summer playlist. Best paired with a crisp beer, rough denim and these dying days of sunshine.


Deap Vally says: Heavy and creepy and funky.


 

Deap Vally says: Anna has such attitude and totally shreds.  Plus she's Lindsey's sister!


Deap Vally says: This tune is super chilly and smooth, good for a day that's too hot.  And drummer Carla Azar is a hero of ours.


Deap Vally says: Heavy, droney, but then has an awesome surprise outerspace bluegrass moment that always gets our feet a'tappin'.


Deap Vally says: These guys do blues in no particular hurry.  And we love it that way.


Deap Vally says: Tasteful, melodic hooky Psychy garage.  You can't not love it.


Deap Vally says: Freak folk come completely undone.


Deap Vally says: Sick song from a sick psych band featuring the sickest lady bassplayer of all time, Paz Lenchantin.


Deap Vally says: We're always suckers for a reggae beat.


Deap Vally says: Just a smooth little epic song to bring this playlist to a close.  This is Julie's brother's band from the '90s.
 
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