Indie-Rock

  • Fox & Coyote: “Scattered Shadows on a Double Bed” – an articulate sprawl!

    In classic alt-folk and indie-rock style, Fox & Coyote weave intricate stories with alternately haunting and catchy melodies. The songwriting is excellent. But what sets this latest album apart for me is the band’s forward thinking, their ability to keep the listener glued to their seat all throughout the...
  • Blue Painted Flag: “Basically Everything Is Just a Play” – heavenly!

    Blue Painted Flag is an underground indie act from Stockholm city, Sweden. The idea of Blue Painted Flag was born at the stands during the local Stockholm football team, the Blue Stripes’, home games, as well as on the trains across Sweden while following the Blue Stripes during away...
  • Major Tom: “2.0” – Its impact transcends any trend or genre

    Major Tom is a Danish indie rock/pop collective founded in 2017. The four-piece band plays alternative rock mixed with indie elements. Lead singer Karl Hermansson is supported by Simon Lerskov Andersen on drums, Morten Engeset on bass and Malthe Scheel on guitar. Almost by its very definition, indie rock...
  • Deronda: “Perfect Chair” – ear-catching aesthetic

    Being a dinosaur of the seventies and eighties, I am naturally resistant and extremely critical of most music released after that period. But honestly, I have not heard a lot of music since that meets up to the artistry and craft of those released way back when. Recently I...
  • Dead Harvest: “Wasted Love” – the sound of indie rock taking on a new form!

    “Wasted Love”, an EP so full of intensity and emotion that every indication of what it offers — the melodramatic title, the suggestive song names — barely scratches the surface of what lays within. Clocking in at just four songs, and yet it feels like the most complete, the...
  • Hunter Morris: “Small Town Vibes” – full of intricately crafted phrases and hooks

    Hunter Morris is a 19 year old singer-songwriter from New Bern, North Carolina. He blends a genre mix of Pop, Folk, Electronic and Alternative into his music. Hunter has released his 4 track EP “Small Town Vibes”. Finding a place in the crossover between commercial radio and quality alt-folk...
  • Twice The Holiday Feel-Good Vibe From NYC Indie Rockers

    The Baghdaddios Celebrate Homeless Benefit’s 20th Anniversary – and Release a Brand New Holiday Single! For 25 years The Baghdaddios have churned along, trolling the seedier dive bars of New York City that were fortunate enough to have a sound system and a cabaret license.  Occasionally they graced the...
  • Ponytails lavishly reproduce, extend and refine the psychedelic sound

    Ponytails came to be during 2016, launched by best friends Harvey Merrit (vocals, bass), Travis Goeres (lead guitar), Liam Ness (bass, rhythm guitar, vocals) and Simon Furminger (drums, vocals). Recorded at Little Red Sounds with Felix Fung, their self-titled EP contains 6 songs bathed in psychedelic and indie rock....
  • Vitne: “Jupiter” is ready to pick up awards!

    Vitne, born Joseph Kimbrell in Charleston, SC USA, began playing in punk rock bands at the age of 15, eventually co-founding the band Golden Palace in 2004. With Golden Palace, he honed his guitar playing, began songwriting and upon relocating to Norway in 2010, he polished his vocal skills...