Tag Archives: indie-pop

3.95 – Fickle Friends

I’m not usually a big fan of chart-friendly pop rock sounds that are laced with over-produced effects and cynical licks – but every now and again I do find an exception to the rule. Now, it’s mostly on those occasions … Continue reading

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3.61 – Spoon

Something a little different today – a slice of eclectic indie/pop/rock from Texas band Spoon. One of the offerings on this week’s New Music Friday playlist from Spotify, this song – Can I Sit Next To You – is an absolute barnstormer. … Continue reading

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102-104 – All Tvvins, Sea Pinks & Ex Cops

Rather than retrospectively add in missing posts and reschedule them so they look like they were released on the days that they should have been, I’ve decided to bunch them together instead. Partly so that no-one has to go back … Continue reading

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98 – The Spook School

Something from a little closer to home here – albeit  a tune that I discovered through my favourite San Francisco music podcast. It’s Edinburgh queer-friendly indie-pop band The Spook School with the brilliant Burn Masculinity.  A great wee tune featuring some … Continue reading

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96 – Bad Bad Hats

Glammy, shiny garage indie pop-rock today from Minnesota trio Bad Bad Hats. These guys have a great sound and this song – Shame – is excellent in all it’s 2-and-a-half-minute glory. It’s noisy, caffeinated fun with some freaky wee guitar licks thrown … Continue reading

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72 – Fear of Men

I mentioned yesterday that I’d recently given NPR’s Austin 100 a listen and the good news is that it’s inspired me a little bit. I love finding a whole bunch of new bands and tunes at once, and I’m going … Continue reading

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64 – Maisonair

Quick post today – just to highlight Aussie indie pop-rock trio Mansionair. This is Speakeasy from their first EP that was just released last year. Really mesmerising dreamy stuff.

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