Posted by Jennifer Collins

In honor of the closing of the 405 freeway in Los Angeles this month, here's a playlist of tunes inspired by that usually gridlocked road. And here's my story on how some businesses are looking to cash in on "Carmageddon."

Photo credit: Omar Omar/Flickr

  • Stay True - Tupac ShakurBuy
  • In California - Neko CaseBuy
  • If You Don't, Don't - Jimmy Eat WorldBuy
  • Dead or Alive on the 405 - Gin BlossomsBuy
  • Miss Hollywood - Carbon LeafBuy
  • Superman - Lazlo BaneBuy
  • The Vicodin Song - Terra NaomiBuy

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