Indie

Day Wave – Gone

Oakland-based songwriter Jackson Phillips, aka Day Wave, follows-up his well-received debut EP Headcase with a new EP called Hard To Read on March 4 through Grand Jury. His new single Gone picks up where he left off, and is another catchy and reflective track that’s shimmering and melodic. Listen to the track up above. A… Read more »

Hazel English – Fix

After impressing earlier this year with her simply dazzling debut tracks, Never Going Home and It’s Not Real, Oakland-based Aussie native Hazel English has treated us to her beautifully wistful new song, Fix. Following on from her previously released efforts, Fix is another gorgeous track swimming in reverb-filled melodies, sun-soaked choruses and the familiar bittersweet lyrics… Read more »

Hazel English – It’s Not Real

After impressing earlier this year with her summer debut, Never Going Home, Oakland-based Aussie native Hazel English returns with yet another dazzling blend of her charming indie-pop with song number two, It’s Not Real. What draws me the most to Hazel English, so early into what I’d say will be an undoubtedly bright future, is… Read more »

Wild Ones – Dim the Lights

Portland, Oregon-based electro-pop outfit Wild Ones return with the melodic lead track from their forthcoming EP, Heatwave. On Dim the Lights, Danielle Sullivan’s infectious vocals shine over an array of cinematic instrumentals and nocturnal beats that confidently displays the quintet’s growth since their 2013 effort, Keep It Safe. Get into it. Heatwave arrives on August… Read more »

Bad Bad Hats – Psychic Reader

Minneapolis-based indie rock trio Bad Bad Hats deliver their debut record Psychic Reader on July 17 via Afternoon Records. Having already shared the album’s first single Shame, now comes the refreshing title track, which is a positively uplifting blend of shimmering pop melodies and infectious choruses. Listen below. Psychic Reader is out July 17 via… Read more »

Communions – Summer’s Oath

Copenhagen quartet Communions are back with Summer’s Oath, the second preview of their upcoming Communions EP, due June 2 on Tough Love Records. Summer’s Oath is the second track to be taken from the bands forthcoming EP after the shimmering Out Of My World was unveiled last month. Listen below. Pre-order Communions‘ self-titled EP here.

Hazel English – Never Going Home

Never Going Home is the immensely promising debut single by Australian-born, Oakland-based singer-songwriter Hazel English. On Never Going Home, the emerging artist has delivered a vibrant and charming indie-pop track thats glimmering melodies, shimmering guitar lines and sweet vocals will leave you in a summery frame of mind. Speaking about Never Going Home, English says:… Read more »

Kid Wave – Honey

London-based quartet Kid Wave will release their forthcoming debut album Wonderlust on June 2 through Heavenly Recordings. The first taste of the upcoming album comes in the form of the anthemic Honey, a track which is undoubtedly their most exhilarating to date. Wonderlust drops June 2 on Heavenly Recordings.

Communions – Out Of My World

Copenhagen quartet Communions just unveiled their new single, the first preview of a self-titled EP that’s due on June 2 through Tough Love Records. Their shimmering new single Out Of My World follows Communions’ impressive AA-side single So Long Sun / Love Stands Still, released at the end of 2014 on the same label. Pre-order… Read more »

YAST – When You’re Around

Malmö-based dream pop outfit YAST are back after a two year absence with the invigorating lead single from their upcoming sophomore album, which is due later this fall on Adrian Recordings (home to Alice Boman, This Is Head and Hey Elbow). The album’s very first release When You’re Around is a really lovely track, often… Read more »