The world is reopening, but it remains unclear exactly how that will play out for the traditional office. So maybe this is a good time to honor—or perhaps eulogize—it. These tracks address office culture in all its fading glory: office romance, office blues, office life. A soundtrack for a routine that for many constituted the workweek. And for some of us still does.

George Kalogerakis is a Writer at Large for AIR MAIL