music playlists

1 song per band, indie rock discovery playlist (Contains hundreds and hundreds of artists that fall within these Rock sub genres: alternative, indie rock, post-punk, new wave, shoegaze, psychedelic, noise rock, noise pop, dreampop, punk)


Best Of, by year:

2004 (alternapop article)
2005 (alternapop article)
2006 (alternapop article)
2008 (alternapop article)
2012 (alternapop article)(spotify)
2013 (alternapop article)(spotify)
2014 (alternapop article)(spotify)
2015 (alternapop article)(spotify)
2016 (alternapop article)(spotify)


Band Themes (spotify playlists):

Psychedelic and various grooves

Black Rebel Mary Chain (sounds influenced by the Jesus & Mary Chain)

Unknown Real Beach Hunter (Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Real Estate, Beach House, Deerhunter, and similar sounds)

Beyond Isolation (Joy Division inspired, post-punk)

Handsome Future Parade (Handsome Furs, Future Islands, Wolf Parade, Dan Boeckner)

Bon Grizzly Foxes (Bon Iver, Grizzly Bear, Fleet Foxes, for that folky indie rock sound)