1. If I need a good kick in the boo-tay-tay to step it up. "Planetary Mirror." Boombox.
2. To remind me I need to mix things that don't go together, like beatboxing and a banjo. "Hit 'Em Up Style". Carolina Chocolate Drops.
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3. If I need a push to steal what I like and twist it into my own. "This Head I Hold". Electric Guest.
4. When I need ideas on how-to take something old and making it new. "Paradise" (A remake of Coldplay's version only betta. Yes, I said it.) The Piano Guys.
5. In case I need to remember to pull ideas from my own life. "Son of a Preacher Man". Dusty Springfield.
6. Because music with a banjo, trumpets, and something that looks like a pogo stick with an empty pie pan inspires. "Build Your Kingdom Here". Rend Collective Experiment.
7. If my inner ninja goes missing. "Inner Ninja". Classified.
8. In case I'm in need of a good cry. "Winter". Josh Radin.
Your turn. Go. What tunes are inspiring you?