New Years is all about partying the past away and welcoming the future to the present, if that even makes sense. So what better way to do it than with some suitably upbeat tunes to set the mood? Here we've got Scissor Sisters urging you to take your mama out all night, Friendly Fires and Ladyhawke proclaiming the glory of Paris, and Empire of the Sun feeling all alive and stuff: 

 

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