Angus and Julia Stone Share Their Musical History

I had the chance to hang out with brother-sister duo Angus and Julia Stone at Governor’s Ball. These two have such a quiet confidence about them. They make music and talking about music feel like the most natural thing in the world, so I decided to find out some of the songs that make up their lives.


What song do you listen to before going out?

Angus: “The Book of Right-On” by Joanna Newsom, a take on The Roots song

What song gets you in the mood?

Julia: “Simply Beautiful” by Al Green

What would you say is the song of your childhood?

Angus: “Peaches” by Presidents of the United States of America

What song is your guilty pleasure?

Julia: “I Can’t Go For That” by Hall & Oates

What song will always make you cry?

Angus: The Rocky theme song

What’s your favorite song of the moment?

Julia: “King Kunta” by Kendrick Lamar
Angus: “Feel Right” by Mark Ronson feat. Mystikal