Articles tagged indie pop

Ricked Wicky: Swimmer to a Liquid Armchair

On its third album of 2015, Ricked Wicky still sounds like a productive new outlet for Robert Pollard's ever-working pop muse. But it's also clear that we still can't pin Ricked Wicky down yet.

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Indigo Face - “At the Gate” (video) (premiere)

The European band's sensual pop hybrid comes into full bloom in their new video.

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L.U.N.A.R. - “In the Forest” (audio) (premiere)

Indie pop meets tropicalia on this sunny new track.

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19 Nov 2015 // 2:15 AM

Club 8: Pleasure

Our measure of Club 8's "Pleasure" reveals a little treasure. No late bar though.

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19 Nov 2015 // 2:10 AM

Library Voices: Lovish

An advance in the science of well-written pop songs that run deeper on the musical and lyrical fronts than you might first suspect.

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Lady Low - “Burning Like a Fever” (video) (premiere)

The Los Angeles band go full-on David Lynch in their new video.

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Dia - “Covered in Light” (video) (premiere)

The young LA artist heads to the Arizona desert in her beautiful new video.

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10 Nov 2015 // 2:10 AM

The Legends: It’s Love

It's Love has been dosed with a shy, hurt romanticism that is persuasive and becoming.

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Emilie and Ogden - “White Lies” (video) (premiere)

The Montreal act get the most out of their minimal set-up.

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William Alexander - “I Won’t Bite” (video) (premiere)

With the help of a photographer and a dominatrix, William Alexander has a rather memorable new video.

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Brooke Waggoner - “Widow Maker” (audio) (premiere)

The former backing musician for Jack White returns with her fifth solo album.

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Cataline - ‘Turing Test’ (EP stream) (premiere)

The Los angeles band is set to release a five-track EP of vibrant, colorful indie pop.

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You Are Not Alone: An Interview with Majical Cloudz

Devon Welsh describes the strange, amazing world of Are You Alone?

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4 Nov 2015 // 1:05 AM

Decemberists: Florasongs

Only five songs in length, Florasongs could easily best many long-players offered up by the competition.

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3 Nov 2015 // 1:10 AM

Ivy Walker: Ivy Walker

Ivy Walker's self-titled debut album is moved by a sense of nostalgia that never really recalls a specific time and place.

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Alpenglow - “Dreaming Too Much” (video) (premiere)

The Brooklyn band bring out their dreamy side on their new track.

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Car Seat Headrest: Teens of Style

Will Toledo's prime time debut serves as both a primer and a victory lap.

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Shane Tutmarc - “Out of the Dark” (video) (premiere)

The Nashville singer-songwriter's latest single takes a more abstract turn than before.

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Alexa Melo - “The Beautiful People” (audio) (premiere)

You've never heard Marilyn Manson quite like this before.

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28 Oct 2015 // 1:10 AM

Boy: We Were Here

Boy know what it means to reflect on the monotony around them, but in their maturing, We Were Here leaves joy behind.

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