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4th Ward Afro Klezmer Orchestra

4th Ward Afro Klezmer Orchestra is a nine-piece ensemble comprised of Edim Baho (acoustic guitar), Colin Bragg (electric guitar), Jeff Crompton (reeds), Tony Staffiero (tenor sax), Noah Kess (drums), Chris Riggenbach (bass guitar), Bill Nittler (reeds), Roger Rusow (trumpet) and finally Nick Dixon (trombone). Hailing from Atlanta, Georgia, these fellows play what can only be […]

Terrakota

Terrakota from Lisbon in Portugal, centred around Junior, Alex, Francesco, Nataniel, David, Marcio and Romì is more of a collective of world music – as musicians from across the globe collaborate with them. Seen at festivals globally this is a sound to take time out with if you are seeking a retrospective of music from across the world, though influences from […]

The Cambodian Space Project

The Cambodian Space Project from Phnom Penh in Cambodia is a psychedelic R&B surf pop band fronted by  Srey Thy who was working as a club singer when she joined forces with guitarist Julien Poulson in 2009. The band now comprises musicians from France, Cambodia and Australia. Reflective of musicians murdered and the politics of the Khmer Rouge […]

Truck D

Truck D is a relatively new collective from Long Beach in the USA. Centred around Benjamin Adamson, musicians and instruments are as varied as the influences. Benjamin Adamson (vocals / trumpet /synth), Chris Raymond (guitar), Ross Garren (keys), Mike Lindsay (drums), Justin Kirk (trombone), Vikram Devashtali (trombone), Robby Marshal (tenor / soprano), Josh Nyback (bass), Eli Moynahan (monophonic conch shell) and others. So let’s just try […]

Band of the month March 2012

The American based Lo-Fi Surf Hot Babes is the band of the month for March 2012. For more on Hot Babes. Join the indie bands blog on pinterest for more of the best in indie music.

Singleton

Singleton is an indie rock band from Kiev in the Ukraine, with eight years  behind them Alina Fedorova -(vocals), Jim Walt (guitar), Dmitriy “Choochoon” Chudakov (bass) and Vitaliy Yermak (drums) have taken a while to gain a broader recognition, well I can’t say I have fared too well on Ukrainian bands, as this is just my second dip in to the […]

Fanfic

Fanfic is a two piece Electro-pop band from San Antonio – USA. RanDingo 777 8===D and Joe Green are relatively new off the blocks and by the sounds emerging are a duo to keep an eye on. Aside from the music, Joe also doubles as a writer, political researcher and activist – so how could I not […]

Plants and Animals

Plants and Animals the trio of Warren C. Spicer, Matthew Woodman Woodley, Nicolas Basque from Montreal in Canada have been around for a while now, with a debut LP coming out in 2008 and a follow up in 2010. This is an example of frustration and I know so may bands go through this. There is something really […]

Clockwork Radio

Clockwork Radio, an eclectic mix of musical backgrounds and nationalities settled on Manchester in England as the home base. Richard Williams (vocals / guitar), Iwan Jones (lead guitar / vocals), Nadim Mirshak (bass), Dan Wiebe (drums / percussion) and Sam Quinn (keys / samples / guitar) combine to produce their own musical territory, which they determine as – Future Rock. It […]

Laura Gibson

Laura Gibson is a solo artist from Coquille,Oregon in the USA. Currently scheduling the release of a further LP for the beginning of 2012. She has been seen across North America, Europe and Asia with her touring band, playing with considerable success. Immediately the music starts, you can tell Laura isn’t from an urban ghetto, the […]

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