Category Archives: Indie Folk

5 JUICY SONGS OF THE DAY!!!…to keep you going whilst the LP Blog is away.

It’s that time of year again and the LP Blog is off gallivanting for a week as of tomorrow, so today is a special treat! Not just one song of the day, but FIVE!! Yes, here are five lovely tracks … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Cuba Luna – We Live in a Dream

According to Cuba Luna’s Soundcloud page she had ‘no idea could even sing,’ what a tuneful revelation that must have been because, oh yes, this girl can most definitely sing! Cuba Luna is a singer-songwriter and guitarist whose graceful voice … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Grace Sings Sludge – A Man Doesn’t Want

A couple of years ago I featured a great track called Play It Again Dick by garage-folk band, The Sandwitches (see June 5th).  Unfortunately since then, the San Franciscan 3-piece have disbanded, but the good news is that as solo artists, their … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Chelou – Halfway To Nowhere

The word ‘Chelou’ is a French expression used to describe something that is mysterious, weird and unknown.  With that in mind, nothing could be more apt than a name like this for an artist who originally emerged as something of … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Iles – The Unknown Gnome

When music instantly grabs your attention there is no better feeling than being sucked into its tuneful vacuum.  The music of Iles did just that in May last year with the release of his album, ‘Apartments’. Tristan Johnston (aka Iles … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Magic Trick – I Held the Ring

San Franciscan musician and visual artist, Tim Cohen has turned his hand to many different genres over the years, releasing a diverse collection of albums ranging from Hip-Hop to psychedelic-folk and garage. Performing both as a solo artist and a … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Marissa Nadler – The Best You Ever Had

Marissa Nadler has such a tender and unique voice, I’m pretty sure she could recite the alphabet and still make it sound magical and enchanting! Releasing the album ‘Strangers’ back in May via Sacred Bones, Nadler has recently announced the release … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY The Shivers – Beauty

I had a conversation with some friends last night and they were laughing at the fact that I ‘don’t seem to do love songs,‘ that isn’t true, it just has to be the right kind…whatever that is! I stumbled upon … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Chelou – Don’t Hate On Me

  No stranger to The Listening Post Blog, the music of Chelou first came to my attention in March last year when I stumbled upon one of his early singles titled ‘Aneurysm.’ At the time I did a little investigative work … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY The Kindling – Climb In

Returning from a place by the sea that stole my heart more than 26 years ago is never easy, I often think that it wouldn’t take much to persuade me to stay there forever, I’d never tire of the wilderness … Continue reading

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