Archive for the Indie Pop Tag


Track of the Week (19/11/12): A Genuine Freakshow – Low

This week’s track of the week comes from A Genuine Freakshow in the form of “Low”, the first track to be taken from their upcoming EP “Where The River Bends”, due for release before the end of the year. “Low” is the first new material from the band since the release of their debut album “Oftentimes” in 2010, and the
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Video: Frightened Rabbit – Dead Now

Scottish band Frightened Rabbit return with new album “Pedestrian Verse” in February, the follow-up to 2010′s highly acclaimed “The Winter Of Mixed Drinks”. The tracklisting is as follows: Acts Of Man Backyard Skulls Holy The Woodpile Late March, Death March December’s Traditions Housing (in) Dead Now State Hospital Nitrous Gas Housing (out) The Oil Slick If You Were Me (Bonus
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2001. A year that people will always remember for the events of September 11th, but what about the year in music terms? 2001 was the year that reality-TV talent show “Popstars” launched, setting the trend for the years of manufactured pop that were to follow. Hear’Say, the band formed from that competition, went on to have one of the biggest
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Track of the Week (29/10/12): The Birthday Suit – Uh-Huh Uh-Huh

Scottish 6-piece The Birthday Suit provide this week’s Track of the Week in the shape of “Uh-Huh Uh-Huh”, the first track on their recently released second album “A Conversation Well Rehearsed”. With indie-rock favourites Idlewild currently on indefinite hiatus, The Birthday Suit were formed by guitarist Rod Jones and released their debut album “The Eleventh Hour” towards the end of
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Playlist: Emerging Talents

Genres: Alternative / Rock / Indie Pop / Electronic Tracks: 8 Length: 27 mins Tracklist: 1. Embers – Tunnel Vision 2. The Birthday Suit – Uh-huh Uh-huh 3. Young Liar – Sponsored Silence 4. Mount Fabric – Squelettes 5. People, Places, Maps – Plans 6. Red Kite – The Gathering Storm 7.  Let’s Buy Happiness – Dirty Lakes 8. There
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