NEW MUSIC

NEW HOUSE – AN INDEPENDENT MUSIC PLAYLIST BY INDIE30 ON SPOTIFY

This is arguably the best set of 30 tracks to appear at one time in our New House Playlist on Spotify since we started it in May of 2018. Meticulous in production and sound design and influenced by and in turn instructive of a kaleidoscopic number of influences, styles and interpretations, each track is a […]

NEW TECHNO – AN INDEPENDENT MUSIC PLAYLIST BY INDIE30 ON SPOTIFY

Featuring new tracks from — FONOME — MODDULLAR — REBŪKE — KONDUKU — — RYOGO YAMAMORI — ALEJA SANCHEZ & DINO SABATINI — BLAWAN — — MOERBACK — METRO SKIM — RYAN JAMES FORD — — KANGDING RAY — ARNAUD LE TEXIER — YOKUSHE —IAN AXIDE — YAN COOK — NOEMI BLACK — PAUL RITCH — […]

TRYING ANNOUNCE NEW EP, DROP NEW SINGLE

Columbus left field pop quartet Trying have announced the release of an upcoming new four track EP called I Just Can’t Feel The Rhythm and shared its lead single, ‘That Is Not Your Dirt’. Confounding expectation at every turn, the mixture of rhythmic post punk angularity, acoustic jangle pop, recurring high pitched wail and lo-fi […]

FRED P RETURNS AS BLACK JAZZ CONSORTIUM

Photo: Marie Stagatt “Can you listen to this piece of music over and over and not get tired of it? Can you come back to it five or even ten years from now, and will it still be fresh? Will it still excite you? Will it still inspire you? I know the music I love […]

RINA MUSHONGA’S AFFIRMING NEW SINGLE OF RESISTANCE

Despite the protestations of those, usually on the Right, who never got the memo some forty years ago, or simply don’t understand what either concept means, being an independent artist is in itself a political act. And whether expressed in abstract ways or directly, the powerful role that independent music and other forms of art […]

RECORD REVIEW: REBOOT (GER) – RENZO EP

After a busy 2018 that produced three EP’s and an album, Frankfurt House DJ/Producer Frank Heinrich aka Reboot has just released his first material of 2019 in the form of the explorative and focused Renzo. Coming after the deep and dubby Vulvasion, the superlative EP marks back to back releases on Monkey Safari’s and Karl […]

NEW EXPERIMENTAL & ELECTRONIC: AN INDEPENDENT MUSIC PLAYLIST BY INDIE30 ON SPOTIFY

Currently Featuring • VVV • • LUCIE ANTUNES • TRIBE OF COLIN • EMPTYSET • • AQUARIAN & DEAPMASH as AQXDM • SAARISELKA • TUNES OF NEGATION • • FOREST MANAGEMENT • • PATTEN • GRÜN WASSER • • COMPLETE WALKTHRU • EOD • Austin based electronic producer Shawhin Izaddoost aka VVV kicks off our […]

MONTREAL’S MURMURE DRAW ON THEIR SHOEGAZE SIDE

Montreal based duo French duo Murmure self-released their new seven track EP Espace​-​temps last week. It sees their main focus turn toward the shoegazing and dream pop side of the project and confine their ambient, cinematic and post rock influences to its brief bookends and the interlude ‘Pleine Lune’. With an injection of pace and […]

BÄRTAUB RELEASE MARBLE EP ON R&S

Last week, esteemed Istanbul DJ/Producers Mutlu San & Batu Güler aka Bärtaub dropped their new 12″ single Marble on the ever salient Belgian label R & S. It follows up their contribution to that label’s RV Tracks Vol 3 compilation back in February with the minimal and bass focused ‘Archivolt. Here the titular track is […]

YEULE UNVEILS NEW SINGLE + VIDEO AHEAD OF DEBUT LP

Singaporean based purveyor of dark and dreamy left field electronic pop Nat Ćmiel aka yeule, is set to deliver her much anticipated third long player Seratonin II at the end of the month. Thus far she’s released two singles from it, the exquisitely murky ‘Pretty Bones’ and the ethereal, glitchy haunt, ‘Pixel Affection’. Now she […]

RECORD REVIEW: JASON JAMES (USA) – SEEMS LIKE TEARS AGO

“I had people who were wanting me to get rid of the [pedal] steel, get rid of the fiddle. My feeling is, ‘Screw it, I’m just gonna do what I want to.’ It’s being honest to yourself. It’s a feeling that I get when I play these songs — there’s an honesty that’s conveyed. Some […]

RECORD REVIEW: JENNY HVAL (NOR) – THE PRACTICE OF LOVE

On her seventh album The Practice of Love, Norwegian artist Jenny Hval again brings her considerable intellectual weight to proceedings and produces through an exploration of otherness a probing treatise on an emotional state that more often than not conjures up the most emotionally complex of conundrums. She does quizzically and critically both through seeking […]

NEW POST PUNK WAVE SHOEGAZE POST ROCK: AN INDEPENDENT MUSIC PLAYLIST BY INDIE30 ON SPOTIFY

Featuring MARC HOULE, BEDLESS BONES, AFFET ROBOT, DONZII, KORINE, WALK ONTO SUN, LOCAL AUTHORITY, TIDES FROM NEBULA, SPUNSUGAR, WALT DISCO, CURRENT AFFAIRS, GANSER,  AUTOMATIC, MAGIC SHOPPE, DAFFODILS, TEMPERS, FIR CONE CHILDREN, LINDA GUILALA, JUANA MOLINA & BULLET GIRLS The state of our New Post Punk Wave Shoegaze Post Rock Playlist on Spotify is a mighty […]

JOCELYN’S OTHER HEIGHTS EP GETS DIGITAL RELEASE

Originally released on vinyl only through ESHU Records in February Other Heights, the debut solo EP by Nijmegen DJ/Producer Jocelyn Abell under his Jocelyn moniker is now fully available to stream and in digital form. It contains three diverse cuts of softly smouldering, delicately propulsive dub techno which highlight his ability to take a less […]

NEW POP/ROCK: AN INDEPENDENT MUSIC PLAYLIST BY INDIE30 ON SPOTIFY

Featuring • SNST • KATE DAVIS • MIDDLE MANAGEMENT • NO VACATION • • SLØTFACE • TEAM DRESCH • SHANTIH SHANTIH • THE GROWLERS • YOUNG GUV • ARIEL PINK • COBEY. • • SIGNE MARIE RUSTAD • MOLLY LINEN • EAGLEMONT •    As always, superb new additions to our New Pop/Rock Playlist on […]

LISTEN/WATCH: AFFET ROBOT RELEASES HUZURSUZ SEYIRLER EP + VIDEO FOR OPENING TRACK “FIRTINA’

On Friday Affet Robot, the darkwave/synth pop project of Istanbul multi-instrumentalist Eren Günsan, released a more than impressive new EP called Huzursuz Seyirler (Restless). To mark the occasion he’s shared the more than appropriate video for its mood oscillating opening track ‘Fırtına’ (Storm). Reflective and tense, the pacy three minute affair takes its fascinating cues from […]