Are you having trouble trying to find a new artist or band to listen to? Do you want to listen to Indie music but don’t know who to listen to? Sometimes it is hard to find new artists to listen to or new genres to listen to. If you want to listen to some new music, here are 5 Indie artists/bands to listen to!
5. Lana Del Rey
Elizabeth Woolridge Grant, also known as “Lana Del Rey” is an American singer and songwriter. In 2011, Lana Del Rey really boosted her frame when she released her first ever music video: Video Games. She is known for writing very nostalgic, emotional, melancholy songs about America’s past and problems.
If you like artists such as Marina & The Diamonds or Lorde then I would recommend Lana Del Rey. Her most popular song on Spotify is “Doin’ Time” with 237B listens.
4. Neutral Milk Hotel
Neutral Milk Hotel is an American band that plays music from many genres such as Rock, Indie, Folk, Lo-Fi, etc. The band was formed together in the early 1990s by Jeff Mangum who is the lead singer, guitarist, and songwriter. The other members consist of Jeremy Barnes (drums), Scott Spillane (horns), and Julian Koster (musical saw/banjo/accordion/bass guitar).
If you like artists such as Pixies or Weezer then I would recommend Neutral Milk Hotel. Their most popular song on Spotify is “In the Aeroplane Over the Sea” with 87M listens.
3. Car Seat Headrest
Car Seat Headrest is an alternative indie band that originally was a solo music career for Will Toledo then eventually, Car Seat Headrest grouped together as a band with the other members, Ethan Ives, Seth Dalby, and Andrew Katz. Their music crafts a moody, personal connection to its listeners that is melodic yet ambitious.
If you like artists such as Radiohead or Teen Suicide then I would recommend listening to Car Seat Headrest. Their most popular song on Spotify is “It’s Only Sex” with 16M listens.
2. Mac DeMarco
McBriare Samuel Lanyon “Mac” DeMarco, also known as Mac DeMarco by the alternative/indie music community. Mac DeMarco’s somber music adds a whimsical theme to his songs enjoyed by fans of his music.
If you like artists such as TV girl or The Smiths then I would recommend listening to Mac DeMarco. His most popular song on Spotify is “My Kind of Woman” with 291B listens.
1. Phoebe Bridgers
Phoebe Bridgers is an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist. In 2015, her music career was born and in 2017, her fame boosted when she released her first singles “Smoke Signals” and “Motion Sickness.” Her music creates this vibe with a personal connection to the lyrics that is enjoyed by fans of Indie music.
If you like artists such as Clairo or Taylor Swift then I would recommend listening to Phoebe Bridgers. Her most popular song is “Motion Sickness” with 164B listens.