Indie Thursdays

Indie Thursdays Vol. 1

Yes, Indie Thursdays on a Friday. I started and had every intention of finishing this post yesterday, but did not. And since I already have the header designed, I’m not going to change it now. So, here it is, Indie Thursdays on Friday. As much as I love dubstep, techno, house, and everything else; I still have to say that Indie music is my everyday listening mode. When I speak of the word “Indie,” I generalize it to a broad category of music; so all you music purists don’t go crazy on me. Included you’ll find some songs that haven’t been remixed and some that are. I think both work great together. I’ll try to keep a broad spectrum mix of some of the songs that I keep on repeat on my Ipod now.

 

Oh Land has been gaining popularity on the Hype Machine charts recently. The female vocals plus the amazingly haunting and catchy beats will get your head moving up and down without you even realizing it.

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[wpaudio url="http://thesightsandsounds.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/Sun-of-a-Gun.mp3" text="Oh Land - Son of a Gun" dl="0"]

Two Door Cinema Club is going to be performing in Chicago in April. Can’t wait to catch their live show. I’ve had the following two songs on repeat for the last month or so, and now you will too.

[wpaudio url="http://thesightsandsounds.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/11-This-Is-The-Life.mp3" text="Two Door Cinema Club - This is The Life" dl="0"]

[wpaudio url="http://thesightsandsounds.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/Something-Good-Can-Work-THE-TWELVES-remix.mp3" text="Two Door Cinema Club - Something Good Can Work (The Twelves Remix)" dl="http://www.mediafire.com/?k60scc0asn8yn3k"]

TV On The Radio played an amazing set a couple years ago at Lollapalooza with Wolf Like Me and Staring At The Sun being their big hits. Now they’re back on the Hype Machine charts with their new song “Will Do.”

[wpaudio url="http://thesightsandsounds.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/Will-Do.mp3" text="TV on the Radio - Will Do" dl="0"]

The garage/rock/pop group known as “The Postelles” hail from New York City. They just released their first EP, White Night, and I’m a big fan of  the similarly named  song “White Night” in that it reminds me of two great times in music, 60’s rock ‘n roll mixed punk rock.

[wpaudio url="http://thesightsandsounds.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/01-White-Night.mp3" text="The Postelles - White Night" dl="0"]

I love Psychic City. This song has such a unique style with an upbeat mix of quirky sounds and a catchy chorus that stays in my head for days. Take a listen:
[wpaudio url="http://thesightsandsounds.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/Psychic-City.mp3" text="YACHT - Psychic City" dl="http://www.mediafire.com/?fb4ch3d3cx0gdax"]

Bonus:
[wpaudio url="http://thesightsandsounds.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/Favorite-Coulour-PUNCHES-Remix.mp3" text="Tokyo Police Club - Favorite Coulour (PUNCHES Remix)" dl="http://www.mediafire.com/?4k592cyno7zqa8u"]

 

[wpaudio url="http://thesightsandsounds.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/The-Worse-It-Gets-Shook-Remix.mp3" text="Penguin Prison - The Worse It Gets (Shook Remix)" dl="http://www.mediafire.com/?ge315qpvy3bo1g1"]

   

You Might Also Like:

[INDIE/ROCK] The National – Bloodbuzz Ohio (Oh Land Cover)
[ELECTRO/TRAP] Lana Del Rey - "Video Games" (Sound Remedy Remix)
[ELECTRO/POP] CHVRCHES - "Gun" (Groundislava Remix)
[DANCE POP] Cut Copy- Let Me Show You (Studio Version)
[INDIE/ROCK] Cults - "High Road"
[INDIETRONICA] Say Lou Lou - "Better in the Dark" (Joywave Remix)

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