After spending this past week in San Diego, we needed to bring a little West Coast back East with us.This week's mixtape is our final summer mix… with a touch of California.But this isn't your traditional California mix.It's full of new music and a little something classic.We start with Terraplane Sun's "Get Me Golden." You'll want to turn this up as you cruise down the 101.California girl Katy Perry debuted her new song "Roar" on the VMAs. The cheery beats are punctuated with power lyrics:
"I got the eye of the tiger, a fighter, dancing through the fire."- Katy Perry
Haim released their new song "The Wire." A cool and always nostalgic sound from these L.A. sisters.And there's a new song to play from Ellie Goulding. We close this week's mix with the empowering "Burn."Plus many more!Listen to this week's mixtape on Spotify or download on iTunes. Need some pointers on how-to use Spotify? Click here for directions on how to get started.Mixtape Mondays have been making Mondays better for almost six months. If you're looking for more music, check out last week's mix!We have to bail, but hope you're pumped to start the week.California Dreaming.XOPS: Have you seen the video for Ellie Goulding's new song? Watch it below!