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Entries in Indie (186)

Saturday
Jun282014

Unappreciated

Our last song this morning from Annie Clark is the only one that showcases her guitar work as well as her singing, and is a rather emotional piece despite her deadpan expressions. It is also my pick of the day. The song is titled Cruel:

 

Saturday
Jun282014

The Angel of St. Vincent

Annie Clark  is an accomplished musician and composer as well as a singer.  She is also very quirky. In this video, she masquerades as a sort of Angel of Death on a dirt road, meeting those about to depart the living realm. The song is titled Marrow:

 

Saturday
Jun282014

A Day with Annie

I posted a tune by Annie Clark, aka St Vincent, a few weeks back, and decided I'd highlight a few more of her songs this weekend,  so I am going to start the morning with this piece,  titled Actor Out of Work:

 

Saturday
Jun072014

Wrapping It Up

Our final tune and my pick of the day comes from Foals. The song is titled Tidal Wave:

 

Saturday
Jun072014

Lighter Tunes

Our next number comes from the band, Washed-Out. The song is titled Weightless:

 

 

Saturday
Jun072014

Weekend Indies

Well, I finally got up off my lazy behind and went looking for music again. I found a few indies to share so let us go ahead and have a listen. Our first group is named Husky and the song is titled Tidal Wave:

 

 

Saturday
May242014

One of those Things

It wasn't exactly by intent,  but on reflection,  all of today's music could have easily been released in the Vietnam War era.  Our last song, and my pick of the day comes from Veronica Falls and is titled Bad Feeling:

 

Saturday
May242014

Familiar Sounds

Our next number comes from The Mantles and is titled Hello.  Like the preceding tune, it has echoes of the flower-power 1960s:

 

Saturday
May242014

Sixties Style Indies

We are going to listen to some more indie tunes this weekend, starting with this '60s-style tune from Joanna Gruesome titled Sugarcrush:

 

Saturday
May172014

Wrapping It Up

Our final cut of the morning is another indie, this one from Devon Williams, titled Flowers:

 

Saturday
May172014

Animal Music

Our next tune features the indie group, the Gold Bears, performing this song, For You:

 

Saturday
Mar292014

Another New One

Our last tune comes from Acollective performing a cut from their upcoming album. The song is titled OTM:

 

Saturday
Mar292014

The Almost New

Our next tune of the morning is three months old but despite its age, it's my pick of the day. This is Ariel Pink (and a female friend) performing My Molly:

 

Saturday
Mar292014

The New and Almost

I've got two new and one almost new tune to put up today, all of them indies. We'll start with the mellowest song first, a gem by Lyla Foy, titled Feather Tongue:

 

Saturday
Mar082014

Middle  Morning

Our next tune comes from St. Vincent and is titled Cheerleader:

 

Saturday
Mar082014

Saturday Music

I have two indie songs and one tune from the alternative group, Muse,today. We'll start up with an indie, the song, Rocks, from Shearwater:

 

Saturday
Mar012014

Middle of the Morning

Our next song this morning comes from Acollective. It is titled A Better Man:

 

Saturday
Mar012014

Low-Key Saturday

I am going to keep things relatively quiet and mellow this Saturday,  with three indies and one alternative band as the day's artists. We will start off with the quietest tune first. It is titled The Time to Sleep. The performers are Marble Sounds:

 

Saturday
Feb082014

Shutting Down the Morning

Wrapping up our morning with indies/experimental tunes is the Dum Dum Girls performing my pick of the day, Lost Boys and Girls Club:

 

Saturday
Feb082014

The Morning Continues...

Our next tune comes from the group, Girls Names, and is titled Hypnotic Regression: