Road Trips Playlist

Get in the road-trip spirit with these 12 custom-picked songs - one for each trip - hosted on Spotify. You can also enjoy more classic California tunes by artists, like The Beach Boys, Randy Newman, Led Zeppelin, Tony Bennett, Buck Owens, and our Road Trips cover girl Grammy-nominated artist, Sara Bareilles.

North Coast: Go Wild - "Mendocino County Line"  by Willie Nelson

Volcanoes to the Sea - "Shasta Lake"  by Pretty Boy Thorson/Falling Angels

Classic Wine Country - "Santa Rosa"  by Pete (stringfellow)

Retrace the 49er Gold Rush - "Freeport Boulevard"  by Jackie Greene

Classic Coast Drive - "Ventura Highway"  by America

Highway 99: Cruise the Heartland - "Streets of Bakersfield"  by Dwight Yoakam with Buck Owens

Mountain Majesty - "Yosemite"  by Parker Millsap

Highway 101: The Pulse of California - "Do You Know the Way to San Jose?"  by Dionne Warwick

Beach Towns & Big Thrills - "Miserlou"  by Dick Dale & the Del Tones

Route 66: The Mother Road - "Route 66"  - by Chuck Berry

California's Big Wow - "Tumbling Tumbleweeds"  by Sons of the Pioneers

Best of the Deserts - "Oh, Mojave"  by the Ruby Suns

For more great songs about California and by California artists click here