Tag Archives | indie

LISTEN | NAVVI – Speak

If there’s one thing *Kitsuné’s* renowned for, apart from stylish garb, it’s its flair. So being handed the Parisian label’s latest findings out of the talent brewing in the USA today is a proper treat, as *Kitsuné AMERICA*, the compilation series, never fails to deliver a fresh and innovative…

Artist Portraits From Coachella 2014

Last weekend we told you our top moments for the first week of Coachella from Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Today, before the second weekend of the festival begins, we’d like to share some of our intimate portraits of artists and bands at Coachella, including Future Islands, Blood Orange, Disclosure, Courtney Barnett, and Alexis Krauss of [...]



GEAR: Joey Sturgis Releases New Peak Clipper: JST Clip (Plug-In)

The sonic arms race just got a little more heated as *Joey Sturgis* unleashes the latest weapon from his audio arsenal, the *JST Clip*.

*JST Clip* is a powerful dual stage clipper with oversampling built for sonic perfection. This tool is designed to be an integral part of your dynamic control…

Santana (Feat. Miguel) – “Indy”

Remember Supernatural, the smash hit 1999 album on which Santana recruited modern pop stars including Rob Thomas, Dave Matthews, and not one but two Fugees as guest vocalists? (I obviously didn’t remember it when I was writing about the Latin pop explosion of 1999.) You might also recall that since then Santana released the similarly [...]



Glass Animals – Pools

English indie rockers Glass Animals have followed up the sensational “Gooey” with the fun and bouncy “Pools.” It seems as though they’re channeling Architecture in Helsinki and world music vibes as they build a lush percussion section to support their expressive vocal harmonies. Dave Bayley sings precisely as he goes from a whisper to a […]

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