Category Archives: Indie

Elliot Smith: St. Ides Heaven

Elliot Smith died October, 21st, 2003 and this blog also has a strict policy against communing with ghosts; thus this song, you must have just realized, is not new. Don’t let that stop you from soaking up the excellent guitar … Continue reading

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Song for: Feeling Badass While Doing Something Completely Not Badass

This song is badass. It’s that moment when an awesome party allows you, just for a moment, to transcend your white guy status. It’s that feeling when you say to yourself, “fuck, this feels like the movies.” Only bummer: crashing … Continue reading

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The Morning Benders: Big Echo

I always say: better late than never. Besides, The Morning Benders’ sophomore release is well worth the wait. Fittingly titled, incredible vocal harmony, cascading arrangements, and excellent effects await the listener of Big Echo. The term “pocket symphony”certainly applies. Case … Continue reading

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Metronomy: The Look

Metronomy, a cult favorite in the European indie scene, has just released a teaser for their forthcoming album, The English Riviera. Featuring a sweet synth, awesome base, and intriguing video, The Look ensures confusion and anticipation in equal measure. Best … Continue reading

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Johnny Flynn: Kentucky Pill

Folk has always been based around a tradition of story telling. Johnny Flynn has an interesting story to tell. English born and Seattle based, This “folk rock”artist is as widely influenced as he is traveled. Flynn’s alternative sound touts time … Continue reading

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Junip: In Every Direction (Dale Earnhart Jr. Jr. Remix)

Here to tease all listeners interested in the trio Junip’s upcoming release,  In Every Direction, is a Dale Earnhart Jr. Jr. remix of the same name. The play count on this track has been steadily increasing these last few days. … Continue reading

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Mitzi: India

A mix of House & Indie, a little bit of synth, a few horns for good measure, mellow vocals; no reason to be anything but thumbs up on the new Mitzi track, India. Link below. Cheers. Mitzi – India

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