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2020 in Post Punk Darkwave & Coldwave

The vital genres of Post-Punk, Darkwave and Coldwave continue to provide a much needed soundtrack of social and political criticism for a failing world and much more emotionally, artistically and intellectually. Here are the best 125 tracks in Post Punk and the best 125 in Darkwave and Coldwave from our Post Punk Darkwave Coldwave Shoegaze […]

Tracks of 2020 Series: Electronic – Pop R&B Soul Dance Downtempo Chill

Home to the more sensitive, softer and more accessible side of groove laced electronic music, this Tracks of 2020 Series playlist using the Spotify streaming platform covers every independently released track featured in the 30 track New Electronic Pop R&B Soul Dance Downtempo and Chill Playlist during 2020. A total of 870 A Grade tracks […]

Tracks of 2020 Series: Pop/Rock – An Indie30 Playlist on Spotify

Every track added to and then removed from Indie30’s New Pop/Rock Playlist on Spotify during the year ends up on permanent rotation in its parent division, the Tracks of 2020 Series: Pop/Rock here. Follow to collect the years independently released guitar based pop and rock related tunes. 

NEW FOLK COUNTRY & SINGER-SONGWRITER – AN INDEPENDENT MUSIC PLAYLIST ON SPOTIFY

featuring LAUREN PRATT ♦ PAULA COLE ♦ JIMBO SCOTT JONAH TOLCHIN ♦ LOLA KIRKE & BRENT COWLES FREYA JOSEPHINE HOLLICK ♦ TAYLOR ROGERS NATALIE PADILLA ♦ CATHERINE MACLELLAN FRIENDSHIP ♦ CHAMPS Boston based singer-songwriter Lauren Pratt gets our New Folk, Country & Singer Songwriter Independent Music Playlist on Spotify underway with the sobering but ultimately […]

NEW VIDEO: TEMPERS ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM, RELEASE THE CONTRASTING “CAPITAL PAINS”

Photo: Sebastian Mlynarski Simultaneously immediate as it is distant, dramatic as it is restrained, the strikingly compact yet expansive new single ‘Capital Pains’ from New York City post punk/darkwave duo Jasmine Golestaneh and Eddie Cooper aka Tempers is the first taste of their forthcoming new album Private Life. The contrasting qualities of the music are […]

MASSIVE MONTH FOR TECHNO COMPILATIONS

RELEASES FROM PORTUGAL’S RAVE TUGA, LONDON BASED LABELS ON THE 5TH DAY, WEEKEND CIRCUIT & BLACK CODES EXPERIMENTS, SWEDEN’S ARSENIK RECORDS, RUSSIA’S PROPAGANDA MOSCOW & SPAIN/INDIA COLLAB. ODD RECORDINGS  There was a stack of Techno label compilations released to streaming platforms in the month of June. We cover seven below with tracklists, release details, links […]

NEW INDEPENDENT POP/ROCK – AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST UPDATE

Our New Independent Pop/Rock Spotify playlist has just been updated. It contains superb new music from Montreal pop outfit Bodywash, San Bernadino’s Manuel Joseph Walker’s Foliage, Melbourne via Adelaide’s Stephanie Crase aka Summer Flake, Chicago math rock/art pop quartet Spirits Having Fun, Brooklyn sludge popsters Haybaby, Stavanger pop trio Sløtface, idiosyncratic Californian artist Mauri Tapia […]