Gearing up for a pilgrimage to the Northeast here is a playlist (of sorts) by State.

FL – Rick Ross, Flo-Rida, Molly Hatchet, and Lynyrd Skynyrd

GA – Outkast, REM, B52′s

SC – The Marshal Trucker Band, Chubby Checker and James Brown

NC – Squirrel Nut Zippers, Corrosion of Conformity & Southern Culture On The Skids, and Superchunk

VA – Patsy Cline, Robert Cray, Pharrell, D’Angelo, GWAR and all things Dave Grohl

DC – Lounge & Hardcore! Thievery Corporation, Fort Knox Five, Fugazi & Minor Threat

MD – Billie Holiday & Tupac

PA – Brotherly Soul! Hall & Oats mashups, The Roots, Pink, Santigold and G. Love

NJ – Just Weird! The Fugees, Misfits, David Cassidy, George Clinton, and Steely Dan

NY – Helmet, Notorious B.I.G., Talking Heads, Mephiskapheles, LCD Soundsystem, Living Colour, and Vampire Weekend

CT – WWE and ESPN compilations

MA – Pixies, Boston mash-ups, The Cars, Aerosmith and Bim Scala Bim

ME – Bluegrass and progressive folk