Oct 28, 2010

Singing to the Earth

How can I describe Apollo Sunshine? "an experimental collage, bouncing between art school rock, guitar-heavy psychedelia and keyboard hippiedom"...i think they got it right.

Next Time Around

This song is by a band called Little Joy. They're a fairly new band (formed in 2007). For those of you who like The Strokes, the drummer, Fabrizio Moretti is in this band, although their sound is nothing like The Strokes. It has a laid-back, beachy feel to it.

Oct 24, 2010

Gimme Sympathy

This song is called "Gimme Sympathy" by Metric, and it is off their latest album titled "Fantasies." The embed code for this video was disabled, so click the link to watch the video: Metric--"Gimme Sympathy"

Oct 23, 2010

Boy Boy

This song is called "Boy Boy" and it's by a singer named Lissy Trullie. The song is off her EP titled "Self Taught Learner" which was released last year in February.

Oct 17, 2010

I'm a Realist

The Cribs are also an indie rock band from the UK. The song below is titled "I'm a Realist" and it is off their album "Men's needs, Women's needs, Whatever" released in 2007. Their guitarist, Johnny Marr, is a former member of The Smiths.

Hard to Beat

Hard-Fi is an indie rock band from the UK. They got their start in 2003 and released their first album titled "Stars of CCTW" in the summer of 2005. The song below is called "Hard to Beat."

Oct 7, 2010

ACL Festival

I so wish I lived in Texas right about now just so I could go to the ACL Music Festival. The lineup is amazing!
Here's a song from one of the bands on the lineup, Band of Horses, called "The Funeral." It's off their album titled "Everything All the Time" released in 2006.

Young Adult Friction

The Pains of Being Pure at Heart is an indie pop band from New York City. They're a relatively new band (formed in 2007) who released their first self-titled album last year in February. The song below is titled "Young Adult Friction."