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Mallrat: Drive Me Round

Australian singer/rapper/producer Mallrat (aka Grace Shaw) released her third, and most polished, EP Driving Music earlier this month. From it, “Drive Me Round” is at first a gentle, drifting tune
Premiere: Karnaval Blues Arrives With Dreamlike EP Cut "Please Go Slowly"

Premiere: Karnaval Blues Arrives With Dreamlike EP Cut "Please Go Slowly"

Another taste of the upcoming 'You Come With The Rain' EP, dropping October 10.

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Songs by Okay Kaya, The Delirians, The Cars, Eddie Money and more this week Okay Kaya: Ascend And Try Again Set to appear on Norwegian-born, NYC-based Okay Kaya’s next album (which is due out next

Okay Kaya: Ascend And Try Again

Set to appear on Norwegian-born, NYC-based Okay Kaya’s next album (which is due out next year) “Ascend And Try Again” combines multiple genres, melding them together with haunting songwriting. The
Soccer Management Sim Is Surprisingly Artsy

Soccer Management Sim Is Surprisingly Artsy

I don’t know much about soccer, but I love how seriously its fans take it. I can’t count the number of Saturday mornings when I’ve been woken up by shouts coming from the English pub a block from my
Soccer Management Sim Is Surprisingly Artsy

Soccer Management Sim Is Surprisingly Artsy

I don’t know much about soccer, but I love how seriously its fans take it. I can’t count the number of Saturday mornings when I’ve been woken up by shouts coming from the English pub a block from my

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A sad farewell to Daniel Johnston, pretty synthpop, psychedelic indie and more music Daniel Johnston: True Love Will Find You In The End An inspiration to so many other artists and musicians, Daniel
Kind Words Is A Game Where You Send Confessional Letters To Online Strangers

Kind Words Is A Game Where You Send Confessional Letters To Online Strangers

“I always read the stuff people send me the wrong way,” a stranger on Kind Words, a new PC game where you write and receive confessional letters. “I read it as if they are upset with me and don’t want
The 100 best albums of the 21st century

The 100 best albums of the 21st century

We polled 45 music writers to rank the definitive LPs of the 21st century so far. Read our countdown of passionate pop, electrifying rock and anthemic rap – and see if you agreeRead more about our No
Indie darling 'To the Moon' makes its console debut in January

Indie darling 'To the Moon' makes its console debut in January

Indie darling To the Moon will launch on Nintendo Switch on January 16th. Developer XD Network and publisher Freebird Games shared the revised release date in a new YouTube teaser. The title was

Indie darling 'To the Moon' makes its console debut in January

Indie darling To the Moon will launch on Nintendo Switch on January 16th. Developer XD Network and publisher Freebird Games shared the revised release date in a new YouTube teaser. The title was
Daniel Johnston, cult US indie songwriter, dies aged 58

Daniel Johnston, cult US indie songwriter, dies aged 58

Manager confirms Johnston, whose naive songwriting was beloved of Kurt Cobain, died of a heart attackDaniel Johnston, an eccentric, enduring and much beloved figure in the US indie rock scene, has

STRFKR: Fantasy

Portland, Oregon-based indie-pop group STRFKR (aka Josh Hodges, Keil Corcoran, Shawn Glassford) provides fans with their first new music in three years. “Fantasy” is a spacey, funky tune with long

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From dance-ready hip-hop to stunning indie-pop and a fantastical video, some of our favorite music from the week Tiwa Savage: 49-99 Nigeria-born Tiwa Savage offers a poignant single about the plight

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From indie-pop to samba-influenced hip-hop, a few of our favorite tracks from the week Bakar: Hell N Back Supported by horns, Bakar’s soulful and vintage-sounding “Hell N Back” details a love story

Say Yes Dog’s End of Summer Playlist for COOL HUNTING

A collection of songs with a lazy summer vibe from the Berlin-based trio Made to mourn the end of summer and celebrate their European tour, Berlin-based band Say Yes Dog (aka Aaron Ahrends, Pascal

Neil Frances: Shallow End

Soulful and carried along by an upbeat groove, “Shallow End” by Neil Frances (aka Marc Gilfry and Jordan Feller) incorporates silky vocals for a decidedly summery, breezy piece of indie-pop. The track