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  • TOP 30: PECAS LEADS THE PACK

      Tweet Three new tracks this week. The first sees the spiralling, sparkling and understated guitar and stirring, dreamy like vocals of 'Keeper' the first single from New York's pecas, the project of the very talented Sandy Davis. It ...
  • YOUNG EJECTA UNVEIL WELCOME TO LOVE

      Tweet Three weeks back we heard the news that electronic pop duo Ejecta, now Young Ejecta, will release their follow up to last year's superb Dominae in the form of the mini six track LP, The Planet. All that accompanied the announc...
  • TOP 30 NOVEMBER 5 2014 VOL 6 NO 37

      1. Supermädchen Black Cab (AUS) From the forthcoming album, 'Games Of The XXI Olympiad', Interstate 40/Remote Control. Black Cab Facebook Audio Stream {iframe height="166" width="95%";}https://w.soundcloud.com/playe...
  • THE CONTINUING GROWTH OF ICEAGE

      Tweet Photo from Self-Titled Mag. Copenhagen punk band Iceage recently released their third long player Plowing Into The Field Of Love, a musical document indicative of the restless creativity that has characterised the qua...
  • TOP 30: BLACK CAB HITS NUMBER ONE AS JUST JET SETTER AND BORED NOTHING DEBUT

      Tweet It would have to be one of the quietest weeks for new music for a long long time as just the two previously featured tracks on Indie30 make the Top 30 this week. At 24 and 25 respectively comes Jet Setter and Bored Nothing wit...
  • FKA TWIGS RELEASES 'VIDEO GIRL' VIDEO

      Tweet FKA Twigs has just unveiled her new video for the stunningly unsettling 'Video Girl' from her excellent debut record LP1 released back in August. It also includes the equally unnerving 'Preface' to the record. And yes, the vis...
  • BORED NOTHING DROPS SOME SONGS

      Tweet Brisbane multi-instrumentalist Fergus Miller released his second record, Some Songs, under his Bored Nothing moniker last week. The Elliott Smith channeler, and to label him just that is more than a little unfair as you'll dis...
  • TOP 30 OCTOBER 29 2014 VOL 6 NO 36

      1. Supermädchen Black Cab (AUS) From the forthcoming album, 'Games Of The XXI Olympiad', Interstate 40/Remote Control. Black Cab Facebook Audio Stream {iframe height="166" width="95%";}https://w.soundcloud.com/playe...
  • JET SETTER BACK WITH PUNCHY NEW TRACK

      Tweet Dublin indie pop/rock quartet Jet Setter have released a new single in the lead up to unveling their debut as yet unannounced EP. Called 'Dippin' Toes', the crisp and punchy song's title reflects its brevity clocking in at jus...
  • TOP 30: TOPS IS TOP AS ICEAGE, TENNIS, BLUE HAWAII & BEST FRIEND COME IN

      Tweet Operating the back end of the site with essentials in a little bar in Fiesole, Italy (October 2013). Montreal quartet TOPS live up to their name this week as they hit the top of the Indie30 chart with the super  jaunt...
  • BEST FRIEND RELEASE NEW SINGLE

      Tweet Nashville quartet Best Friend released their debut album earlier this year called Division and yep, we missed it  here. Good thing we didn't miss this emotive jangly gem, their new single, 'Swallow'. Listen below and buy ...
  • ARIEL PINK SHARES NEW TRACK FROM POM POM

      Tweet Photo from Factmag. With just under a month to go until the release of his new double album, pom pom, independent music's favourite (or not) off-pop character Ariel Pink shared a new track this week to further whet the app...
  • TOP 30 OCTOBER 22 2014 VOL 6 NO 35

      1. Way To Be Loved TOPS (CAN) From the album, 'Picture You Staring', Arbutus Records. TOPS Facebook Audio Stream {iframe height="166" width="95%";}https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tra...
  • TOP 30: YUMI ZOUMA, SISTER CRYSTAL, JOEL FORD, VIET CONG AND LOWLY ENTER THE 30

      Tweet Another five fat new entries this week led by New Zealand expatriates Yumi Zouma's gorgeously awkward to sublime new single, 'Alena' at 14. They can't put a foot wrong and it seems nor can they on most independent music blogs....
  • SISTER CRYSTALS RELEASE NEW SINGLE

      Tweet Chicago psych pop/rock duo Sister Crystals have release a nuanced, understated, yet pumping new single, 'Obsidian'. This follows up their self titled debut album of last year which, we must admit, was missed here. Having just ...
  • TOP 30 OCTOBER 15 2014 VOL 6 NO 34

      1. In The House Of Yes Mr Twin Sister (USA) From the album, 'Mr Twin Sister', Infinite Best/Twin Group Mr Twin Sister Official Site Audio Stream {iframe height="166" width="95%";}https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=...
  • LOWLY TO RELEASE CRASHING NEW SINGLE

      Tweet Aarhus hard to classify quintet Lowly will release a new single next month, 'Stones In The Water', a rollicking and restless affair combining a hard hitting beat and withering vocals with off kilter machine like guitars and no...
  • TOP 30: MR TWIN SISTER HITS NUMBER ONE AS EYEDRESS, ETERNAL DEATH AND BANANA BEACH JOIN BLACK CAB AND KIASMOS

      Tweet The day into night and gender defying transformation of sorts of New York outfit Twin Sister into Mr Twin Sister has been nothing short of a triumph in a general sense and in terms of our little Indie30 chart its represented b...
  • KIASMOS TO DELIVER DEBUT ALBUM

      Tweet Kiasmos, the electronic project of Icelandic composer and musician Ólafur Arnalds and Faroese counterpart Janus Rasmussen are set to release their upcoming self titled debut album later this month. Despite forming in 2009, ot...
  • TOP 30 OCTOBER 8 2014 VOL 6 NO 33

      1. In The House Of Yes Mr Twin Sister (USA) From the album, 'Mr Twin Sister', Infinite Best/Twin Group Mr Twin Sister Official Site Audio Stream {iframe height="166" width="95%";}https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=...

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ALBUM OF THE YEAR

JULIA HOLTER (USA)

Have You In My Wilderness

Domino

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TRACK OF THE YEAR

LOWER DENS (USA)

Your Heart Still Beating

Ribbon Music

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EP OF THE YEAR

KELELA (USA)

Hallucinogen 

Cherry Coffee/Warp Records

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