All posts tagged: indie folk

Courtney Barnett’s ‘How To Boil An Egg’ is a Glorious Soundtrack to the Down and Out

Celebrating the art of creativity, labels Milk! Records and Bedroom Suck have come together for the release of ‘Split Singles Club’, a collection of 7″ singles featuring 12 Australian artists. One of those would be Melbourne singer Courtney Barnett, whose song ‘How To Boil An Egg’ is a catchy and dreamy soundtrack to hard luck. Whilst the content may be a bit melancholic, the indie folk tune is truly a pleasurable work from one of music’s modern marvels. Have a listen.

Siv Jakobsen ‘Like I Used To’ Video

Norwegian singer Siv Jakobsen delivers quite the stunning video for her single ‘Like I Used To’. Directed by Jørgen Nordby, the dreamy clips of snowy and rural parts of the country are stylishly shot as Jakobsen stands among the grand environment. Touching on the video, director Jørgen Nordby stated: “The fun thing about making videos with Siv is the abcence of planning and instead just completely playing it by ear. We had a car and a destination, everything else you see in the video Read more […]

Stream Valley Queen’s ‘Destroyer’ EP

With a sound straddling between hazy pop, sun-kissed rock and a dash of psychedelic soul, Los Angeles-based band Valley Queen have released their new EP entitled ‘Destroyer’. Led by the classic vocals of Natalie Carol, the six-song record is a lush touching of a distinct style of rock and roll with sensibilities of acts The Eagles. ‘Destroyer’ instantly evokes imagery of long drives through the vibrant California desert. Out now, you can stream the EP below.

Lola Marsh Unveil New Single ‘Wishing Girl’

Tel Aviv has been exploding with acts releasing great music across various styles and genre. Duo Lola Marsh have definitely been among that bands delivering an excellent array of indie pop stemming back to last year’s EP ‘You’re Mine’. With members Yael Shoshana Cohen and Gil Landau set to release their debut album ‘Remember Roses’, the pair have shared their latest piece entitled ‘Wishing Girl’. Bursting with shining pop melodies, there is a hugging warmth embedded in the organic instrumentation, making this an absolute winner.

Crying Day Care Choir ‘Sad Season’ Video

After recently sharing their organic and warm track ‘Sad Season’, Sweden’s Crying Day Care Choir now bring forth the video. Straight forward and to the point, clips of the band performing song is the basis with the cinematography quite good. The indie folk track is glimpse into what the band has coming in 2017. Watch the video below. Read more […]

Twin Limb Release a Stunning Debut LP with ‘Haplo’

Twin Limb’s sound has been described as everything ranging from dream pop, post-punk and dark folk, on down to psychedelic. Whilst many of those elements can indeed be found in their music, there is something ‘other’ about what they create. Self-releasing their debut EP ‘Anything Is Possible And Nothing Makes Sense’ back in late 2015, their original sound took a re-shaping with the adding of third member Kevin Ratterman (the band previously only consisted of Maryliz Bender and Lacey Guthrie). The record was packed with sweet melodies gliding head-on with hazy, gorgeous and sometimes haunting instrumentation. In a way, this was the perfect set-up to their full-length ‘Haplo’, which is the band’s mastering of their elevating, gumbo mixture of genres.

BEAU ‘Leave Me Be’ Video

Earlier this year NYC’s BEAU released their debut album ‘That Thing Reality’. One of the highlight songs on the LP, ‘Leave Me Be’, have now gotten the video treatment courtesy of director Tristan Reginato. The visuals tend to be a little more personal with the shots more simplistic than previous videos. This is more of an everyday look at the life of the two living in New York City,

Check Out The Ethereal Feel Freeze Single ‘Wet My Tongue’

Danish duo Feel Freeze have shared their new single ‘Wet My Tongue’, out now via Icons Creating Evil Art. The dreamy electro-pop bit twisted with a notch of indie folk is a soothing and mesmeric piece that should propel you to undoubtedly keep your ears peeled for what the Copenhagen-based band have coming in the future. Discussing ‘Wet My Tounge’, Feel Freeze wrote: “‘Wet My Tongue’ is a musical journey that takes off in a light acoustic setting, but transforms itself into an eerie melancholic Read more […]

Communist Daughter ‘Hold Back’ Video

Communist Daughter deliver their latest video ‘Hold Back’, taken from their new LP ‘The Cracks That Built the Wall’. Directed by Nicholas Larkins Perez and Jon Dahlin, the story revolves around a woman, who is a doctor, heading over to work to deal with a patient. Whilst it would seem like a typical day, it turns out that the patient is actually someone close to the doctor, which is uncovered later in the video. Have a look.

Fenne Lily Shares Her Lush Single ‘Bud’

Following-up her acclaimed debut single ‘Top To Toe’, which garnished support from BBC Radio 1’s Huw Stephans and Annie Mac, Bristol-based singer and musician Fenne Lily now brings forth her latest recording entitled ‘Bud’. Beautifully minimal in sound, Lily’s gentle and graceful approach to the indie folk tune is presented with the skill of someone triple her age. The future is burning bright for this power talent. Have a listen. Read more […]