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. 

UPDATE: New Pop/Rock – An Independent Music Playlist on Spotify

It could be in our Electronic Pop Playlist. It could be in our Post Punk Darkwave Coldwave Shoegaze & Post Rock Playlist. But its here in our New Pop/Rock Playlist on Spotify. Such is the crossover effect of the synthpop, post-punk motorik and indie rock nature of ‘Someone Else’  by multinational London outfit Pynch. The […]

Dead Roo Return With Swirling Reassurance

With the world in a strangely simultaneous state of turmoil and torpor, Adelaide quartet Dead Roo have shared their swirlingly reassuring new single ‘Nick of Time’. Glistening guitars, heartening harmonies and a resolute rhythm do their well worn darnedest to provide the succour below. Out now digitally on Swirl Records. Purchase here.   Nick of […]

Go Get Mum Find Beauty & Charm Amidst The Mundane In Adelaide

While perusing the pages of Texan independent music blog Austin Town Hall this afternoon we learnt that Adelaide, our hometown and incidentally Austin’s sister city in Australia, is the focus of the charming and sprightly new single from Melbourne jangle pop quartet Go Get Mum. Simply titled ‘Adelaide’, the ‘funny city just over the border’ […]

Patrick Doyle’s Final Album as Basic Plumbing Is Released

Yesterday marked the long overdue release of Keeping Up Appearances, the debut album by Basic Plumbing, the project belonging to the late Scottish singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and photographer Patrick Doyle who passed away in March 2018 at the age of 32. Originally recorded three years ago next month in Los Angeles where he spent his last […]

UPDATE: New Pop/Rock – An Independent Music Playlist by Indie30 on Spotify

UPDATE of an update – added December 10: We were to finish  for 2019 with our New Pop/Rock Playlist on Spotify yesterday but there’s just too much good music out there to share so we’ve added seven more great tracks to finish with a real bang. They are the energetic new single from Berlin based […]


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 […]