indie

By Bec Legato Most people when December 31st rolls into the new year, make resolutions like losing weight, finding more opportunities to be happy, or getting a job. My New Years Resolution was to discover a new artist each week and listen to most of their discography throughout that week. I started off the year […]

By Roxy Augeri Death by Unga Bunga is a very different sound than the music usually covered on “Up Next”, and if you’re looking for a more rock sound this is the band you’ve been waiting for. This band honestly took me by surprise; as someone who normally only listens to much more traditional indie […]

By Roxy Augeri We are starting out the semester strong with our most recent “Up Next” artist FINNEAS, one of the most influential singer-songwriters and producers of our generation. 23 year old Finneas Baird O’Connell has the unique ability to be able to capture emotion in words without trying too hard. Every song makes you […]

By Roxy Augeri The Wallows are a band close to my heart, possibly making my top ten indie bands of all time. This band allows me to leave all my worries behind and follow them on a journey through their easy going and fun loving indie pop anthems. Indie pop trio drew eyes immediately after […]

By Roxy Augeri Self proclaimed “band of wizards from Oklahoma” Sports is the indie band to watch if you’re looking to be transported into your 80s lofi indie blend fantasy. There seems to be no other way to describe this almost psychedelic group consisting of brothers Christian and Jacob Theriot and longtime friend Christian Chronister.  […]

By Roxy Augeri One woman show Peach Kelli Pop is a contemporary rock band not to miss, as their more traditional rock structure appeals to any audience. Allie Hanlon is a multi-instrument, vocal, and song writing machine, only soliciting help for her live performances from various friends. Hanlon took her experience in rock bands prior […]

By Roxy Augeri Married indie duo Sylvan Esso is the band to listen to when you are craving a traditional indie sound. The music falls to the more folk side of the genre, which has a lot to do with lead singer Amelia Meath’s stunningly haunting vocals. Mixed with Nick Sanborn’s unique electronic background pairings, […]

By Roxy Augeri Its time to dive into the serene sounds of Winnetka Bowling League, the brainchild of writer and producer Matthew Koma. And yes, the band is indeed named after Koma’s real bowling league.  After working with artists like Carly Rae Jepsen, 5 Seconds of Summer and Hillary Duff, Koma decided to break out and […]

By Roxy Augeri Diet Cig is a self proclaimed “slop pop” indie duo that took the world by storm with their upbeat tales of being young. The pair met at SUNY New Paltz in 2014 when lead drummer Noah Bowman met vocalist and guitarist Alex Luciano at a party and they hit it off. Bowman […]


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