Indie Rock Mixtape 11
Artist: The Fontaines
Why? Powerful female vocals that are able to transition from an in your face attitude to a soft whisper in your ear with methodical ease. The Fontaines have a certain special charm that blends old school artistry and modern day charm that makes it easy to fall in love with their verses as they flow through their soundscapes. Enjoy this must listen beauty.
Artist: Will Tenney & the music business
Why? Fun and inviting indie rock that allows some punk rock and pop to be part of it creating a sound that is bound to be everlasting and able to connect with anyone who listens. Simply listen and there’s no way that your body will not move to the melodies for they are simply so wonderful and perfectly easy to connect with. Plus the track feels like a giant hook that does not let you go.
Artist: The Dig
Song: Jet Black Hair
Why? Another must listen gem from The Dig. Enjoy the old school vibe blended with modern tunes and ethereal vocals that give wave for the verses to shown themselves best. With a softer and haunting soundscape, this young band keeps on stepping out of the rules and limitations of any musical genre and continue give us refreshing melodies that are sure to bring a smile to any music lover.
Artist: Knox Hamilton
Song: Never my love
Why? Take a magical and haunting track from the 60’s and give it a modern touch and some indie rock vibes and you get one of the best songs you’ll ever listen to. Knox Hamilton are on fire, after the massive success of “Washed up Together” they bring us this must listen cover of The Associations classic “Never my love”. Simply listen to it and there’s no way it does not connect with your senses and inner spirit. Enjoy and if they are not part of your radars already, add them.
Song: Glow Deep
Why? Soft paced yet strangely powerful indie rock melodies that unite the magic of the 60’s and 70’s with the train of thought of today. Enjoy “Glow Deep” and make sure yo dive completely into it’s tunes and verses as they encompass you heart, body and soul in an instant. Baltimore is sure to become a household name if they continue making music with such passion.
Why? Soft, mature and mesmerizing indie rock melodies that join perfectly with the lyrics creating a magical story that is so easy to fall for in “Delilah”. Greyface shows us another reason why Los Angeles is one of those special musical hubs around the globe and they make sure they stand out of the crowd of other bands in the city and in their genre.
Artist: Watt ft. Post Malone
Song: Burning Man
Why? Electrifying alternative indie rock that is so powerful and invigorating as the soundscape engulfs you and fills you with energy beyond anything you’ve ever had. “Burning Man” is an instant classic, a must listen gem and one of the reasons why 2017 is bound to be a great year in music. Watt with the assistance of Post Malone give us powerful guitar riffs, amazing beats and vocals that are full strength and unique “It” factor.
Artist: Picture Palace
Why? Interesting union of soft and strong sounds that together with mature and contemporary lyrics give wave to a soundscape that is completely engulfing and invigorating. From start to finish, “Vienna” is pure perfection as you hear it over and over again and each and every time you feet start taping the floor to the rhythm of the music they are giving us.