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OPINION | PHILLIP NIEMEYER

The songs of summer

By Phillip Niemeyer  

Memorial Day weekend fills us with restless anticipation of how we will spend the long, hot days ahead, but it also brings memories of summers past, each one marked by a ubiquitous song that still has the power to bring us back to that time.

Click here for an interactive that looks at past summer songs.

Phillip Niemeyer is a designer and director at Northern-Southern in Austin and Brooklyn.