I had completely flaked on the fact that it's commencement season — that's what happens when you grown up — until I saw that PartySugar is planning a Graduation Celebration. So I decided to put together a Playlist of slightly-but-not-too sappy songs for the occasion.
Graduation ceremonies themselves may be terribly dull, but everyone can appreciate the sentiments: the optimism of youth, the nervous excitement of change, and the thrill of striking out on your own. That's what I tried to capture with this mix, even though very few of the songs are explicitly about graduation. What would be on yours? Tell me below, and to listen to my playlist, press play when you