The Ultimate Summer Road Trip Playlist ft. DREAMERS
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What’s a summer road trip without a killer road trip playlist? Cruising down the highway with the windows down, belting out your own version of carpool karaoke, en route to the next beautiful destination on your itinerary is one of the best feelings in the world. It’s moments like these that you’ll remember years later when that song comes on and a wave of nostalgia hits you as you think of the road trip of a lifetime.
Road trips and music go hand in hand, so we escaped the city from our LA campervan rental site and hit the road to Joshua Tree National Park and Lake Havasu, California, with American rock trio DREAMERS for some fun in the desert.
Song: SCREWS, by Dreamers (@dreamersjoinus)
Campervan: Escape Campervans, Big Sur model
Campervan artwork: Drew Brophy (@drewbrophy)
Plan your own California road trip
From coastal surf spots to desert sunsets, check out our California Dreamin’ road trip itinerary for our must-see highlights, favorite campsites, places to eat/drink, and more!
Announcing our new Escape Campervans Spotify channel!
We’re always on the hunt for new music to accompany our travels. So we started a Spotify to curate some of our favorite tracks and to share some of yours!
To start us off, Nick Wold, Marc Nelson, and Jacob Lee Wick of DREAMERS put together a few of their favorite summer driving tunes from their trip to Joshua Tree. Listen to it here.
We want YOU to help us put together our next Spotify playlist
Tell us your favorite summer road trip jams and we’ll put them all together into one big beautiful playlist of the ultimate soundtrack to your next trip! Just leave a comment on the Facebook or Instagram posts and we’ll add them to the list.
Be sure to follow us on Spotify to listen to the finished product and stay tuned for new releases!
BONUS: We’re featured in the *new* DREAMERS Sweet Disaster acoustic music video!
Learn more about the artist of the DREAMERS' campervan!
This van was painted by the legendary California surf artist, Drew Brophy, who painted the very first Escape campervan! Watch our interview with Drew about the process of painting our campervans here.