A Fall Playlist

from the Editors

As we head into the heart of the Fall season, away from summer and towards the shortest day of the year, the Waxwing staff has prepared this playlist to observe darkening weather, the trees dropping their leaves, Halloween masks, and all things Fall. We hope you enjoy.

From W. Todd Kaneko, Poetry Co-Editor: “On Graveyard Hill” by the Pixies


From Justin Bigos, Poetry Co-Editor:
“She’s Making Friends, I’m Turning Stranger,” Purple Mountains


From Erin Stalcup, Co-Editor:
“Descending,” Tool


From Rajiv Mohabir, Translation Editor:
“Gunga Ghana,” Ravi B featuring Dubraj Persad


From Rose Skelton, Fiction Editor:
“Né La Thiass,” Cheikh Lô


From Silas Hansen, Nonfiction Editor:
“Good as Hell” by Lizzo


From Nick Fox, Music Editor:
“Sweet Thang” by Shuggie Otis


From Jasmine V. Bailey, Contributing Editor:
“Ave Maria,” Jessye Norman


From Toni Jensen, Contributing Editor:
“Educated Guesses” by Justin Peter Kinkel-Schuster


From Iliana Rocha:
“Como tu Mujer,” Rocío Dúrcal


From Anna Clark, Contributing Editor:
“While My Guitar Gently Weeps,” Prince, Tom Petty, Steve Winwood, Jeff Lynne and others:


From Corey Campbell, Contributing Editor:
“A Change Is Gonna Come,” John Boutte