Coming Home – Leon Bridges
Leon Bridges is making big waves as a new retro-soul singer in the tradition of Otis Redding and Sam Cooke.
One Summer Night – Ariel Pink
Indie multi-instrumentalist Ariel Pink brings a variety of eclectic retro influences to his avant-garde pop projects.
Hold Me Tight – Johnny Nash
The first international Jamaican-style rocksteady hit song in 1968.
Young Men of Promise – Yellowbirds
Yellowbirds is our latest indie pop obsession – great classic pop melodies with modern electronic touches.
Chinese Translation – M. Ward
If you only know M. Ward as Zooey Deschanel’s partner in She & Him, be sure to check out his amazing catalogue of modern Americana indie folk rock.
Dead Wrong – Hanni El Khatib
A former creative director for a skateboarding company, Hanni El Khatib’s West Coast, modern blues rock style is right up our alley.
Cassie (Won’t You Be My Doll) – Part Time
Just try to get this 80s-tinged song out of your head.
Everywhere I’m Local – Har Mar Superstar
Har Mar Superstar’s neo-R&B gets under your skin and stays there.
Ritual Union – Little Dragon
Multi-cultural, multi-genre Swedish indie group Little Dragon is behind some of the most innovative music today.
Women of a Certain Age – Arcade Fire
This great reggae-influenced track from the world’s biggest indie band is from a new EP of their “Reflektor” sessions material.
Keep listening for a holiday bonus…