• Press For Prints: Zeloot

    Updated: 2013-01-11 16:59:01
    Zeloot is a Dutch designer/illustrator. With a focus on gigposters, she has been also active as an illustrator for a wide range of clients such as New Yorker, Men's Health, Heineken, Holland Herald, MTV/55DSL, IFFR, Sub Pop Records, Hasbro and Esquire.

  • Born To Ruin

    Updated: 2013-01-11 15:51:25
    Highly recommended.

  • New Music From The Besnard Lakes

    Updated: 2013-01-11 15:35:47
    Check out "People Of The Sticks" from the upcoming release of "In Excess, Imperceptible UFO".

  • New Music From Generationals

    Updated: 2013-01-10 17:20:58
    Off the April 2nd release of Heza, check out "Spinoza".

  • Video: “Curse This Place” by Reversing Falls

    Updated: 2013-01-10 17:12:58
    The song is the debut single from their upcoming, self-titled album (out April 19).

  • Best New Music Releases, Week of Jan. 8th – Broadcast, Pere Ubu, Wooden Wand, plus DIY Artists Alex Vans, Colin Davis, Ceremonies

    Updated: 2013-01-10 16:09:27
    The first new releases of 2013 are slowly starting to trickle in, as they often do at the beginning of a new year. To fill the void of well-known artists and bands with new releases, we have a number of new and recent releases from DIY bands and artists from across the country, and around [...] Read more, get songs or stream the entire mix on Indie Rock Cafe

  • Currently Listening To: Deptford Goth

    Updated: 2013-01-09 18:12:11
    For fans of James Blake, The xx, in that electronically tweaked zone where synth-pop, R&B and soul meet.

  • Madràs: To Picture

    Updated: 2013-01-09 17:44:09
    Chris, You posted about the lovely Texan indie band Madràs this past summer. Your post inspired me to check them out. I’ve since contacted the band and we’ve worked together to produce three videos of their songs. I’ve included links to the videos below should you want to post them on the site. I did(...)

  • Video: “Enough” by Nathan Holme (Music Rooms Session)

    Updated: 2013-01-08 21:22:07
    “Enough” by London musician Nathan Holme, via a Music Rooms Session.

  • New Music From Telekinesis

    Updated: 2013-01-08 20:38:03
    A taste of whats to come from the upcoming album "Dormarion" from Telekinesis, out April 2, 2013 on Merge Records.

  • Currently Listening To: Water Liars

    Updated: 2013-01-08 19:16:44
    Stuck in my head.

  • Best Songs of 2012, Vol. I – Andrew Bird, The Shins, Cloud Nothings, Guided By Voices, Imperial Teen, Dr. Dog, Shearwater

    Updated: 2013-01-07 08:47:04
    This is not your ordinary best songs of the year post. First off, we’re not dictating the best songs to you as most media sites and blogs do, but rather highlighting the number one songs from each weekly Top 10 Songs playlist in 2012. If you’re familiar with IRC’s top ten series, you know that [...] Read more, get songs or stream the entire mix on Indie Rock Cafe

  • Video: “Nothing Arrived” by Villagers

    Updated: 2013-01-04 17:55:42
    The video, directed by Alden Volney, documents a day in the life of one Terrence Bliss - a lonely office worker whose repetitive existence is momentarily disturbed.

  • New Music From Born Ruffians

    Updated: 2013-01-03 23:04:27
    Here's their latest "With Her Shadow".

  • Miss Elizabeth

    Updated: 2013-01-03 22:42:24
    Check out reverb-heavy, shoegaze influenced synthpop duo Miss Elizabeth and their song "Richmond Girls".

  • Create Quick, Easy Music Videos for Free

    Updated: 2013-01-03 06:27:00
    : , Bob Baker's The Buzz Factor Music marketing tips and self-promotion ideas for independent songwriters , musicians and . bands home books ezine blog podcast video articles contact Bob Baker's Indie Music Promotion Blog Music marketing ideas for DIY artists , managers , promoters and music biz pros January 03, 2013 Create Quick , Easy Music Videos for Free Are you not putting out more music videos because you think they are too expensive and time consuming Big mistake Video is one major way that consumers discover cool new stuff online . You need to crank out more music video content Watch this short video and start creating more today for free What do you think of this idea In what other ways have you produced music videos quickly and at low cost Bob Get more tips like these when you

  • Video: “New Year” by Beach House

    Updated: 2013-01-03 00:09:24
    More of a home video thing, than a music video.

  • Parisite Music and Commentary from Paris June 2010

    Updated: 2013-01-03 00:01:00
    : : PARISITE , formerly Parisnormale : Paris Rocks . Renamed because that's who you are , right Indie-oriented music news , reviews , and commentary including retro subcultures Events calendar for rock and indie anglophones in Paris . Also occasional tip off about related indie and rock events : art openings exhibits , street theatre , films , special bars and cafes , . Revolutions Search This Blog Loading . Tuesday , June 15, 2010 Big Week , June 15-21 : Klaxons , Standells , AC DC . June 14 The Hold Steady La Fleche D'Or indie roots-driven rock June 15 Klaxons Le Nouveau Casino energetic indie synth-driven rock June 16 Florence and the Machine l'Olympia alt . pop rock June 16 Bad Religion le Bataclan veterans of the pop punk scene June 16 Never shout Never La Maroquinerie indie folk June

  • Parisite Music and Commentary from Paris May 2010

    Updated: 2013-01-03 00:01:00
    : : PARISITE , formerly Parisnormale : Paris Rocks . Renamed because that's who you are , right Indie-oriented music news , reviews , and commentary including retro subcultures Events calendar for rock and indie anglophones in Paris . Also occasional tip off about related indie and rock events : art openings exhibits , street theatre , films , special bars and cafes , . Revolutions Search This Blog Loading . Monday , May 31, 2010 Wolf Parade : Tonight 31 5 at NOuveau Casino Fantastic indie group . Listen for yourself if you don't . know Posted by thebeardedpig at 3:20 PM 0 comments Email This BlogThis Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Villette Sonique Festival at La Villette As parts of indie rock splintered off into math rock in the late 90s , one of the most fascinating bands on the

  • Parisite Music and Commentary from Paris February 2010

    Updated: 2013-01-03 00:00:58
    : : PARISITE , formerly Parisnormale : Paris Rocks . Renamed because that's who you are , right Indie-oriented music news , reviews , and commentary including retro subcultures Events calendar for rock and indie anglophones in Paris . Also occasional tip off about related indie and rock events : art openings exhibits , street theatre , films , special bars and cafes , . Revolutions Search This Blog Loading . Friday , February 19, 2010 Tonight Friday I Love Drunk Sex Party at Planete Mars Tonight 21 Rue Keller , 75011 Metro : Voltaire , Charonne , Bastille 21h-2h Le Grand Duc du Kansas gives you rarities and classics , from Johnny Cash and Nancy Sinatra , to the Sex Pistols , Sonic Youth , the Bellrays and Jim Jones Revue while passing through Wilson Pickett and Dusty . Springfield Honky

  • 2013 New Year’s Playlist – The Walkmen, Beach House, The Kinks, Camera Obscura, The Stills, Regina Spektor, FM Belfast

    Updated: 2013-01-01 02:12:58
    In just a few hours, Americans on the east coast will usher in 2013. Of course it’s already 2013 in other parts of the world, especially the far east. Happy New Year and best wishes to all. This is a two-part playlist – first, there are 13 (for 2013) straight away MP3 tracks, followed by [...] Read more, get songs or stream the entire mix on Indie Rock Cafe

  • Indie Music Filter’s Favourite Albums Of 2012

    Updated: 2012-12-31 19:14:16
    I’m sure I missed a lot of great records this year, but these ones stood out to me. 1. CLOCK OPERA – Ways To Forget 2. LORD HURON – Lonesome Dreams 3. WILD CUB – Youth 4. CALIFORNIA WIVES – Art History 5. DUSTED – Total Dust 6. POLIÇA - Give You The Ghost 7.  ∆ (ALT-J) –(...)

  • Top 10 Songs Weekly Playlists – Dirty Projectors, Desert Noises, Crystal Castles, Team Genius, Teen Daze, Social Studies, Clinic

    Updated: 2012-12-31 03:06:16
    Now that the holidays are over and people are getting back to their regular routines, we had time to put together the November week-to-week playlists. The December week-to-week top songs will be thin because December is traditionally not a month that there are many new releases.  The No. 1 songs for November, in chronological order, [...] Read more, get songs or stream the entire mix on Indie Rock Cafe

  • More Recent Releases from DIY Artists Quixotism, Slow Buildings, Whaki, Har-di-Har, Romulus Rues

    Updated: 2012-12-30 17:26:38
    Wyatt Baer is the one-man bedroom producer and musician behind the ambient synth pop, drone, dance and R&B textures of the DIY EP, Faustian Plea, self-released on November 27th, under the moniker Quixotism. Living in Burbank, California, Quixotism is a project that is only a little more than one year old, inspired by his love [...] Read more, get songs or stream the entire mix on Indie Rock Cafe

  • Recent Releases by DIY Bands Bearskin, Fire at Night, Vague Fears, Ryan Stephens, The Molters

    Updated: 2012-12-29 17:02:20
    The last couple of weeks of the year are traditionally very thin weeks for new album releases because most artists and bands have either already dropped them in time to be considered for the flurry of year-end ‘best of’ lists, and the gift-giving season, or they are holding them back until the new year when [...] Read more, get songs or stream the entire mix on Indie Rock Cafe <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/indierockcafe/ycjD?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"

  • Indie Music Filter: Favourite Videos Of 2012

    Updated: 2012-12-21 22:04:52
    Favourite videos of 2012.

  • Slate Slate on Twitter

    Updated: 2012-12-21 11:34:24
    Search query Search : Language English Bahasa Indonesia Bahasa Melayu Dansk Deutsch Español Euskara Filipino Italiano Magyar Nederlands Norsk Polski Português Suomi Svenska Türkçe català français ČeÅ tina ΕλλΠνικά Русский Українська мова Ö´×‘Ö°×¨Ö´× ª اردو العربية فارسی हठन्दी ภาษาไทย 日本語 简体中文 繁體中文 한국어 Have an account Sign in New to Twitter Join Today Username or email Password Remember me Sign in Forgot password Already using Twitter via text message Tweets Following Followers Favorites Lists Follow Slate Full name Email Password Worldwide trends Change 2012 Twitter About Help Terms Privacy Blog Status Apps Resources Jobs Advertisers Businesses Media Developers Directory Slate Slate

  • Best Music Marketing Blog Posts of 2012

    Updated: 2012-12-19 01:48:00
    : Bob Baker's The Buzz Factor Music marketing tips and self-promotion ideas for independent songwriters , musicians and . bands home books ezine blog podcast video articles contact Bob Baker's Indie Music Promotion Blog Music marketing ideas for DIY artists , managers , promoters and music biz pros December 18, 2012 Best Music Marketing Blog Posts of 2012 I don't know about you , but it's been a fast-paced , eventful year for . me Before we launch into 2013, it seems like a good idea to look back at the past 12 months and highlight 10 of the best posts from this music promotion blog I came up with this list by combining page view statistics with my own personal favorites . So here's what I and others consider to be my best music marketing and career advice for 2012 My Best Music Career

  • Twitter MeghaKehar Back this shoegaze doco because

    Updated: 2012-12-16 02:32:39
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  • Top 10 Songs for November 2012 – Dirty Projectors, Crystal Castles, Sufjan Stevens, Markarians, Guided By Voices, Califone

    Updated: 2012-12-15 16:12:24
    November, as most Novembers, was not as blockbuster for new releases that October and September turned out to be, but there were still plenty of standout songs from largely well-received new albums by a variety of musicians and bands, from bedroom DIY to signed artists. According to IRC listeners, the No. 1 song* of the [...] Read more, get songs or stream the entire mix on Indie Rock Cafe

  • experimental Only If I Can Be Bothered

    Updated: 2012-12-10 15:53:57
    Only If I Can Be Bothered shoegaze post-punk garage new wave indie Home About The Horrors release a remixed version of their album SKYING called HIGHER 10 12 2012 So the Horrors or shall I say Vince Noir’s sweethearts have announced a deluxe boxed set of the remixed version of the singles and videos from their 2011 album SKYING . Appropriately titled , HIGHER is brimming with brilliant covers and reworkings by artists such as Andrew Weatherall , Peaking Lights , Connan Mockasin and more . Unfortunately I can’t pre-order this boxed set in this part of the world just yet but if you’re in Ingerland fuck . you I’m generally not a big fan of shoegaze remixes as I don’t like the idea of taking a perfectly distorted loud sound and morphing it into something plastic fantastic . However , HIGHER is

  • HIGHER Only If I Can Be Bothered

    Updated: 2012-12-10 15:53:56
    Only If I Can Be Bothered shoegaze post-punk garage new wave indie Home About The Horrors release a remixed version of their album SKYING called HIGHER 10 12 2012 So the Horrors or shall I say Vince Noir’s sweethearts have announced a deluxe boxed set of the remixed version of the singles and videos from their 2011 album SKYING . Appropriately titled , HIGHER is brimming with brilliant covers and reworkings by artists such as Andrew Weatherall , Peaking Lights , Connan Mockasin and more . Unfortunately I can’t pre-order this boxed set in this part of the world just yet but if you’re in Ingerland fuck . you I’m generally not a big fan of shoegaze remixes as I don’t like the idea of taking a perfectly distorted loud sound and morphing it into something plastic fantastic . However , HIGHER is

  • Monica Gems Only If I Can Be Bothered

    Updated: 2012-12-10 15:53:55
    Only If I Can Be Bothered shoegaze post-punk garage new wave indie Home About The Horrors release a remixed version of their album SKYING called HIGHER 10 12 2012 So the Horrors or shall I say Vince Noir’s sweethearts have announced a deluxe boxed set of the remixed version of the singles and videos from their 2011 album SKYING . Appropriately titled , HIGHER is brimming with brilliant covers and reworkings by artists such as Andrew Weatherall , Peaking Lights , Connan Mockasin and more . Unfortunately I can’t pre-order this boxed set in this part of the world just yet but if you’re in Ingerland fuck . you I’m generally not a big fan of shoegaze remixes as I don’t like the idea of taking a perfectly distorted loud sound and morphing it into something plastic fantastic . However , HIGHER is

  • The Horrors Only If I Can Be Bothered

    Updated: 2012-12-10 15:53:53
    Only If I Can Be Bothered shoegaze post-punk garage new wave indie Home About The Horrors release a remixed version of their album SKYING called HIGHER 10 12 2012 So the Horrors or shall I say Vince Noir’s sweethearts have announced a deluxe boxed set of the remixed version of the singles and videos from their 2011 album SKYING . Appropriately titled , HIGHER is brimming with brilliant covers and reworkings by artists such as Andrew Weatherall , Peaking Lights , Connan Mockasin and more . Unfortunately I can’t pre-order this boxed set in this part of the world just yet but if you’re in Ingerland fuck . you I’m generally not a big fan of shoegaze remixes as I don’t like the idea of taking a perfectly distorted loud sound and morphing it into something plastic fantastic . However , HIGHER is

  • Tom Furse Only If I Can Be Bothered

    Updated: 2012-12-10 15:53:51
    Only If I Can Be Bothered shoegaze post-punk garage new wave indie Home About The Horrors release a remixed version of their album SKYING called HIGHER 10 12 2012 So the Horrors or shall I say Vince Noir’s sweethearts have announced a deluxe boxed set of the remixed version of the singles and videos from their 2011 album SKYING . Appropriately titled , HIGHER is brimming with brilliant covers and reworkings by artists such as Andrew Weatherall , Peaking Lights , Connan Mockasin and more . Unfortunately I can’t pre-order this boxed set in this part of the world just yet but if you’re in Ingerland fuck . you I’m generally not a big fan of shoegaze remixes as I don’t like the idea of taking a perfectly distorted loud sound and morphing it into something plastic fantastic . However , HIGHER is

  • experimental Only If I Can Be Bothered

    Updated: 2012-12-10 15:53:50
    Only If I Can Be Bothered shoegaze post-punk garage new wave indie Home About The Horrors release a remixed version of their album SKYING called HIGHER 10 12 2012 So the Horrors or shall I say Vince Noir’s sweethearts have announced a deluxe boxed set of the remixed version of the singles and videos from their 2011 album SKYING . Appropriately titled , HIGHER is brimming with brilliant covers and reworkings by artists such as Andrew Weatherall , Peaking Lights , Connan Mockasin and more . Unfortunately I can’t pre-order this boxed set in this part of the world just yet but if you’re in Ingerland fuck . you I’m generally not a big fan of shoegaze remixes as I don’t like the idea of taking a perfectly distorted loud sound and morphing it into something plastic fantastic . However , HIGHER is

  • Best New Releases, Week of Dec. 4th – Memory Tapes, Mogwai, Split Screens, Team Ghost, Dream Boat, High Tyde, Formes

    Updated: 2012-12-09 20:53:11
    As 2012 winds down, so does the number of new album releases – this week being one of the thinnest of the year, if not the thinnest. But, there are still some great singles from this week’s fresh drops to share with you. Plus, to make up for the gap, we’re including new releases from [...] Read more, get songs or stream the entire mix on Indie Rock Cafe

  • Choose Your Price on This "Music Marketing Power Pack"

    Updated: 2012-12-08 03:08:00
    : Bob Baker's The Buzz Factor Music marketing tips and self-promotion ideas for independent songwriters , musicians and . bands home books ezine blog podcast video articles contact Bob Baker's Indie Music Promotion Blog Music marketing ideas for DIY artists , managers , promoters and music biz pros December 07, 2012 Choose Your Price on This Music Marketing Power Pack Do you practice what you preach Hopefully you do . I certainly strive to put the marketing principles I teach into action . Perhaps you've noticed One thing I've recommended that musicians should test is a pick your own price offer where you let fans choose what they want to pay for your music . Radiohead brought this idea to widespread attention a few years ago , even though other independent artists had done it . before

  • Music Biz Disappointments: When Bad News Turns Good

    Updated: 2012-11-16 03:34:00
    : : Bob Baker's The Buzz Factor Music marketing tips and self-promotion ideas for independent songwriters , musicians and . bands home books ezine blog podcast video articles contact Bob Baker's Indie Music Promotion Blog Music marketing ideas for DIY artists , managers , promoters and music biz pros November 15, 2012 Music Biz Disappointments : When Bad News Turns Good A few months ago , my friend Mike was worried The drum store where he had been giving lessons for a couple of decades had just . closed Even though he made money playing out a bit and ran a home recording studio , this turn of events represented a big chunk of his income that suddenly dried up . The stakes were high , since Mike has a home and a family to . support This week I talked to Mike for the first time in a while .

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