Category Archives: Indie Rock

SONG OF THE DAY Whispertown – Born To Ride

I spend countless hours ploughing through music everyday in search of that something special and more often than not the songs I find and feature are relatively new to me too! That’s the buzz, finding something amidst an ocean of … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Ovef Ow – Working Girl

This track has something warming and attractive about it right from the start! As the guitar strums a gentle melody and soft vocals tunefully hum into relaxed chords, you instantly get a feeling that something nice is about to happen! … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Grizzly Bear – Neighbors

Grizzly Bear have a new album coming this August and have just released it’s third single, Neighbors. Painted Ruins is the band’s first full-length release since 2012’s Sheilds and this latest single follows previously released tracks, Three Rings, Mourning Sound and Four Cypresses.  In … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Rare Monk – Phosphorescence

Rare Monk are an experimental indie rock outfit from Portland, Oregon whose sound hovers around the electro-rock genre. Having only discovered them about half an hour ago, I can’t go into much more detail at present, but what I can … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Calexico -El Picador

Holy moly how much do I love Calexico! I mean, how could you not love this performance! I have been fortunate enough to see them live and I relished every moment of it, my face still beams when I hear … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Old Smile – Couldn’t Resist

New Jerseyan artist, Tom Herman, aka Old Smile, is a familiar name to the Listening Post Blog and one artist who has left his musical imprint on the LP Blog’s heart (tap Old Smile into my search bar and you … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Kevin Morby – Aboard My Train

Kevin Morby has today shared the video for Aboard My Train, the new single off his forthcoming album, City Music, which is due on 16th June via Dead Oceans. This upbeat little number is packed full of the typical Morby-goodness and … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY TH da Freak – Slugs

Always keeping a close eye on what the French DIY garage-psych label, Howlin’ Banana Records are promoting or putting out, I’ve had the pleasure of discovering Slugs today!  Not the slithery, slow-moving type either I hasten to add, but the song-type, with … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Kevin Morby – Come To Me Now

Whenever I play Kevin Morby I always get that same overwhelming warm feeling, like a friend has entered the room, speaking to me in that same soft, familiar voice.  His sound is quite unique in that sense and new single … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Clap Your Hands Say Yeah – Down (is where i want to be)

One of the first things that jumped out to me about singer-songwriter Alec Ounsworth, aka Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, was his originality. I love listening to an album for the first time with that ‘I have no idea where this … Continue reading

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