Some Instagram posts set in the 'blame it on christmas' universe
I listened to this on repeat for almost a year while writing this fic - the whole playlist is linked above, but I've highlighted one song for each chapter below. I've italicized songs by artists who I know identify as LGBTQ+. I particularly recommend Hollie Col and Paige.
Chapter 1: Bad Liar – Imagine Dragons
Chapter 2: Your Best American Girl – Mitski
Chapter 3: I Think You're Great – Alex the Astronaut
Chapter 4: Unholy – Hollie Col
Chapter 5: New Rules – Dua Lipa
Chapter 6: Take A Bow – Rihanna
Chapter 7: Hit 'n' Run – Paige
Chapter 8: Hands To Myself – Selena Gomez
Chapter 9: Fix You Up – Tegan and Sara
Chapter 10: Chance – Hayley Kiyoko
Chapter 11: Happy Together – King Princess, Mark Ronson
Chapter 12: Make You Mine This Season – Tegan and Sara
Riley's break up playlist:
So What! – P!nk
Bad Reputation – Joan Jett & The Blackhearts
All The Things She Said – t.A.T.u.
Just Another Girl – The Killers
Complicated – Avril Lavigne
Girls Just Wanna Have Fun – Miley Cyrus
Gives You Hell – The All-American Rejects
I Kissed a Girl – Katy Perry
The movies mentioned, Portrait of a Lady on Fire (2019) and Saving Face (2004) are both real lesbian movies. There are also multiple subtle references to The Miseducation of Cameron Post (2018) and the book of the same name by Emily M. Danforth throughout the fic.