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Adult Mom is the stage name of musician Stephanie Knipe.
Air are a French electronic music duo from Versailles, France, consisting of Nicolas Godin and Jean-Benoît Dunckel.
Alberta Cross are an Anglo-Swedish rock band, formed in 2005 in London, England by singer-guitarist Petter Ericson Stakee and bassist Terry Wolfers.
Alex Lahey is an Australian singer-songwriter from Melbourne.
Algiers is an American experimental band from Atlanta, Georgia.
All Dogs is a pop punk quartet from Columbus, Ohio.
American Wrestlers is an American indie rock band from St. Louis, Missouri, United States, formed in 2014.
Annuals is the musical project of singer, songwriter, producer, and multi-instrumentalist, Adam Baker.
Aquilo is an English musical duo from Silverdale, Lancashire, consisting of Tom Higham and Ben Fletcher.
Arcade Fire is a Canadian indie rock band, consisting of husband and wife Win Butler and Régine Chassagne, along with Win's younger brother William Butler, Richard Reed Parry, Tim Kingsbury and Jeremy Gara.
Art Angels is the fourth studio album by Canadian singer and songwriter Claire Boucher, professionally known as Grimes.
As Tall As Lions was an indie rock band from Long Island, New York.
Astronoid is a progressive metal band from Lowell, Massachusetts, formed in 2012.
Austra is a Canadian electronic music band from Toronto, Ontario, founded by Katie Stelmanis in 2009.
Automatic for the People is the eighth studio album by American alternative rock band R.E.M., released on October 5, 1992 by Warner Bros. Records.
¡Forward, Russia! are an English alternative band from Leeds, active from between 2004 and 2008, before reforming in 2013.
Beirut is an American band which was originally the solo musical project of Santa Fe native Zach Condon.
Isabella Sophie Tweddle (born 27 May 1999), who performs under the stage name Billie Marten, is a singer-songwriter and musician from Ripon in North Yorkshire.
Björk Guðmundsdóttir (born 21 November 1965) is an Icelandic singer, songwriter, actress, record producer, and DJ.
Blender was an American music magazine that billed itself as "the ultimate guide to music and more".
Blond (male), blonde (female), or fair hair, is a hair color characterized by low levels of the dark pigment eumelanin.
Bradford James Cox (born May 15, 1982) is an American singer-songwriter and musician, best known as the lead singer and guitarist of the indie rock band Deerhunter.
Braids (usually stylized as BRAIDS) is an art rock band from Calgary, Alberta, currently based in Montreal, Quebec.
Car Seat Headrest is an American indie rock band originally from Leesburg, Virginia, United States, currently based in Seattle, Washington.
Cayetana are an American rock band from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Charly Bliss is a four-piece power pop band from Brooklyn, NY.
Christopher Funk is an American musician and multi-instrumentalist best known as a member of the Portland, Oregon, indie rock band The Decemberists.
Christopher Ryan "Chris" Walla (born November 2, 1975) is an American musician, producer, and film music composer, best known for being a former guitarist and songwriter for the band Death Cab for Cutie.
Chumped was an American pop punk band based in Brooklyn, New York.
Cold Cave is the moniker for the music of Wesley Eisold based in Los Angeles and New York City whose music is described as a "collage of darkwave, noise, and synthpop".
Cold War Kids is an American indie rock band from Long Beach, California.
Columbia Records is an American record label owned by Sony Music Entertainment, a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America, the North American division of Japanese conglomerate Sony.
Computer Magic is the solo-project of American musician and producer Danielle Johnson, also referred to by her alias, Danz, based in Brooklyn, NY.
Crocodiles are a noise pop/indie pop band from San Diego, California, US.
Dan Friel is an American electronic musician based in Brooklyn.
Dappled Cities (formerly "Dappled Cities Fly") are an indie rock band from Sydney, Australia.
David Bazan (born January 22, 1976) is an indie rock singer-songwriter from Seattle, Washington.
Death Cab for Cutie is an American alternative rock band, formed in Bellingham, Washington in 1997.
Def Jam Recordings is an American record label focused predominantly on hip hop and urban music, owned by Universal Music Group (UMG).
Diet Cig is an American pop-punk duo that formed in September 2014 in New Paltz, New York, United States.
Dirty Projectors is an American indie rock band, fronted by David Longstreth, that has released eight full-length albums.
Sonia Kreitzer (born September 19, 1984), known by her stage name Doe Paoro, is an American singer-songwriter based in Los Angeles, California whose ethereal sound blends elements of pop, dubstep, soul, and R&B and bears strong influence of Lhamo, a vocally acrobatic, centuries-old Tibetan folk opera tradition.
Dominant Legs is an American indie pop group formed in 2008 and based in San Francisco, California.
Domino Recording Company (also known as Domino Records, generally known as Domino) is a British independent record label based in London.
Thomas Bartlett (born October 13, 1981), also known as Doveman, is an American singer, pianist and producer.
Edward Droste (born October 22, 1978) is an original member of the Brooklyn-based indie-rock group Grizzly Bear.
Eldridge Industries is a private equity investment holdings firm owned by Todd Boehly, the former president of Guggenheim Partners.
Elvis Perkins (born February 9, 1976) is an American folk-rock recording artist.
Entertainment Weekly (sometimes abbreviated as EW) is an American magazine, published by Meredith Corporation, that covers film, television, music, Broadway theatre, books and popular culture.
Epic Records is an American record label owned by Sony Music Entertainment, a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America, Inc., the North American division of Japanese conglomerate Sony.
Everything Now is the fifth studio album by Canadian indie rock band Arcade Fire.
Father, Son, Holy Ghost is the second and final studio album by San Francisco rock band Girls, released September 13, 2011 on True Panther Sounds in the United States, September 12, 2011 on Fantasytrashcan/Turnstile in Europe, September 7, 2011 in Japan on Fantasytrashcan/Turnstile and September 14 in Mexico on Arts & Crafts México.
Fleet Foxes is an American indie folk band formed in Seattle, Washington.
Florist is an American indie pop band from Brooklyn, New York.
Friends were a band from Brooklyn, New York formed in September 2010 and disbanded sometime in 2013.
Fuck Buttons are an electronic music duo formed in Bristol in 2004 by Andrew Hung and Benjamin John Power.
Gayngs is a Midwest indie band with a 1980s soft rock-inspired sound.
Girlpool is an indie rock band from Los Angeles, California.
Givers (stylized as GIVERS) is an indie pop group from Lafayette, Louisiana.
Haim (pronounced, and stylized as HAIM) is an American pop rock band from Los Angeles.
Haley Heynderickx is an American singer-songwriter from Portland, Oregon.
Hazel English is an Australian-American indie pop musician based in Oakland, California.
Health (often stylised as HEALTH) is an American noise rock band from Los Angeles, California.
Hiatus Kaiyote is a future soul quartet formed in Melbourne in 2011.
High Places is a band originating from Brooklyn, New York, recently relocated to Los Angeles, California.
Hospitality is an American Indie pop trio from Brooklyn, New York, formed in 2007 and consisting of Amber Papini (vocals, guitar), Brian Betancourt (bass) and Nathan Michel (percussion).
Indie rock is a genre of rock music that originated in the United Kingdom in the 1970s.
The Internet is the global system of interconnected computer networks that use the Internet protocol suite (TCP/IP) to link devices worldwide.
Is This It is the debut studio album by American rock band the Strokes, released on July 30, 2001 by RCA Records.
Melina Duterte, better known by her stage name Jay Som, is a Los Angeles-based DIY and bedroom-pop singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer.
Jo-Vaughn Virginie Scott (born January 20, 1995), better known by his stage name Joey Badass (stylized as Joey Bada$$), is an American rapper, actor, and record producer.
John Vanderslice (born in Gainesville, Florida) is an American musician, songwriter, record producer, and recording engineer.
Joshua Michael Tillman (born May 3, 1981), also known as Father John Misty and previously J. Tillman, is an American singer, songwriter, guitarist, drummer and record producer.
Kississippi is an American pop and indie folk group from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Land of Talk is a Canadian indie rock band formed in 2006 from Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Lansing-Dreiden is an American band and art collective based in New York City.
Laura Pauline Veirs (born October 24, 1973) is an American singer-songwriter.
Lemonade is the sixth solo album by American recording artist Beyoncé, released on April 23, 2016 by Parkwood Entertainment and Columbia Records.
Liam Mullane Finn (born 24 September 1983) is a New Zealand musician and songwriter.
Liars is an Australian-American rock band formed in 2000.
Lily Rose Beatrice Cooper (née Allen; born 2 May 1985), known professionally as Lily Allen, is an English singer, songwriter, actress, and television presenter.
Lower Dens are an American indie pop band from Baltimore, Maryland, United States.
Li Lykke Timotej Zachrisson (born 18March 1986), known as Lykke Li, is a Swedish singer, songwriter and model.
Mannequin Pussy is an American punk rock band from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Margo Rae Price (born April 15, 1983) is an American country singer-songwriter based in Nashville, Tennessee.
Marissa Nadler (born April 5, 1981) is an American musician and fine artist based in Boston, Massachusetts.
A mashup (also mesh, mash up, mash-up, blend, bootleg and bastard pop/rock) is a creative work, usually in a form of a song, created by blending two or more pre-recorded songs, usually by overlaying the vocal track of one song seamlessly over the instrumental track of another.
Mass Appeal Records is an American independent record label founded in 2014.
Meat Puppets is an American rock band formed in January 1980 in Phoenix, Arizona.
Megafauna is a hard rock band from Austin, Texas.
Melkbelly is a 4 piece noise-rock band from Chicago made up of Bart Winters (guitar), Liam Winters (bass), Miranda Winters (guitar/vox), and James Wetzel (drums).
Melodrama is the second studio album by New Zealand singer Lorde, released through Universal, Lava and Republic Records on 16 June 2017.
Merriweather Post Pavilion is the eighth studio album by American experimental pop group Animal Collective, released in January 2009 on Domino Records.
Microwave is an American rock band from Atlanta, Georgia.
Mirel Wagner, born 3 December 1987, is a Finnish singer-songwriter.
Music is an art form and cultural activity whose medium is sound organized in time.
Mutual Benefit is a music project created by singer-songwriter Jordan Lee.
My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy is the fifth studio album by American rapper Kanye West, released on November 22, 2010, by Roc-A-Fella Records.
My Brightest Diamond is the project of singer–songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Shara Nova.
Nai Harvest was a British emo band from Sheffield, United Kingdom.
News is information about current events.
No Age is an American noise rock duo consisting of guitarist Randy Randall and drummer/vocalist Dean Allen Spunt.
OK Computer is the third studio album by English rock band Radiohead, released on 16 June 1997 on EMI subsidiaries Parlophone and Capitol Records.
Olga Bell (born Olga Balashova, Ольга Балашова, 3 October 1983) is an American musician, music producer, composer, and singer-songwriter.
Michael James Owen Pallett (born September 7, 1979) is a Canadian composer, violinist, keyboardist, and vocalist, who performs solo as Owen Pallett or, before 2010, under the name Final Fantasy.
Peter Bjorn and John are a Swedish indie pop/rock band, formed in Stockholm in 1999 and named after the first names of the band's members: Peter Morén (vocals, guitar and harmonica), Björn Yttling (bass guitar, keyboards and vocals) and John Eriksson, known in his solo work as Hortlax Cobra (drums, percussion and vocals).
Travis Egedy (born May 1, 1985), better known by his stage name Pictureplane, is an American electronic musician based in Brooklyn, New York.
The PLUG Independent Music Awards, or just PLUG Awards, began in 2001 as a "cartel" of music lovers ranging from DJs and managers to indie retailers and fans.
POP ETC (pronounced "pop etcetera"), formerly known as The Morning Benders, is an indie rock band from Berkeley, California, later based in Brooklyn, New York.
Popular culture (also called pop culture) is generally recognized as a set of the practices, beliefs, and objects that are dominant or ubiquitous in a society at a given point in time.
Post is the second studio album by Icelandic recording artist Björk.
Potty Mouth is a Western Massachusetts all-female punk rock band that formed in 2011 at Smith College.
Protomartyr is an American rock band formed in 2008 in Detroit, Michigan.
PUP (abbreviation for Pathetic Use of Potential) is a Canadian punk rock band formed in Toronto, Ontario in 2013, originally under the name Topanga.
Pure Bathing Culture is an American indie pop band from Portland, Oregon.
PWR BTTM (pronounced Power Bottom) are an American queer punk duo formed in 2013 at Bard College by Liv Bruce and Ben Hopkins.
Quinn Malachi Walker (born October 3, 1979, Oakland, California), also known as "Mighty Quinn Walker," is an American musician and songwriter.
R.E.M. was an American rock band from Athens, Georgia, that was formed in 1980 by drummer Bill Berry, guitarist Peter Buck, bassist/backing vocalist Mike Mills, and lead vocalist Michael Stipe.
André Allen Anjos, better known by his stage name RAC, is a Portuguese DJ and record producer.
Radiohead are an English rock band from Abingdon, Oxfordshire, formed in 1985.
Real Estate is an American rock band from Ridgewood, New Jersey, United States, formed in 2009.
Republic Records is an American record company.
A review is an evaluation of a publication, service, or company such as a movie (a movie review), video game (video game review), musical composition (music review of a composition or recording), book (book review); a piece of hardware like a car, home appliance, or computer; or an event or performance, such as a live music concert, play, musical theater show, dance show, or art exhibition.
Robert Warren "Bob" Pittman (born December 28, 1953), is an American businessman.
Roc-A-Fella Records was an American record label founded by Shawn "JAY-Z" Carter, Damon "Dame" Dash and Kareem "Biggs" Burke in 1995.
Rogue Wave is an indie rock band from Oakland, California, and headed by Zach Schwartz (a.k.a. Zach Rogue) who created the band after losing his job in the dot-com bust.
Run the Jewels 2 is the second studio album by American hip hop duo Run the Jewels, which consists of Killer Mike and El-P. The album was released early for free on October 24, 2014, and the following day on iTunes.
Erin Michelle Wüthrich (born August 10, 1992), also known as Aryn Wüthrich and professionally as Ryn Weaver, is an American singer and songwriter who first gained attention with the single "OctaHate" in June 2014.
Alexandra Lilah Denton (also known as Aleksandra Lilah Yakunina-Denton, born 17 June 1991), known professionally as Shura, is an English singer, songwriter and record producer.
Ryan DeRobertis (born February 2, 1993, known by his stage name Skylar Spence and formerly known as Saint Pepsi) is an American electronic musician and singer who grew up in Farmingville, New York and attended Boston College for two years studying music.
Sleigh Bells is an American noise pop musical duo based in Brooklyn, New York, formed in 2008.
Sony Music Entertainment (SME) is a Japanese-owned global music conglomerate owned by Sony and incorporated as a general partnership of Sony Music Holdings Inc. through Sony Entertainment Inc., a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America. (in Japanese), Sony Corporation The company was first founded in 1929 as American Record Corporation and renamed Columbia Recording Corporation in 1938, following its acquisition by the Columbia Broadcasting System. In 1966, the company was reorganized to become CBS Records, and Sony Corporation bought the company in 1988, renaming it under its current name in 1991. In 2004, Sony and Bertelsmann established a 50-50 joint venture called Sony BMG Music Entertainment, which transferred the businesses of Sony Music and Bertelsmann Music Group into one entity. However, in 2008, Sony acquired Bertelsmann's stake, and the company reverted to the SME name shortly after; the buyout allowed Sony to acquire all of BMG's labels, including former Columbia Pictures subsidiary Arista Records as well as RCA Records, and led to the dissolution of BMG, which instead relaunched as BMG Rights Management. Sony Music Entertainment is the second largest of the "Big Three" record companies in the world, behind Universal Music Group (UMG) and ahead of Warner Music Group (WMG). Sony's music publishing division is the world's largest music publisher after the acquisition of EMI. It also owns SYCO Entertainment, which operates some of the world's most successful reality TV format including Got Talent and The X Factor.
Spencer Radcliffe is an American singer-songwriter, musician, and producer who has also composed instrumental music under the name Blithe Field.
SpinMedia (formerly Buzz Media) was an American digital publisher which owned a number of pop culture websites, including Spin, Stereogum, Vibe and The Frisky.
Swearin' is a Philadelphia-based musical group made up of singer/guitarist Allison Crutchfield, singer/guitarist Kyle Gilbride, bassist Keith Spencer and drummer Jeff Bolt.
Team9 is the work of the English-Australian producer Neil Mason a. Most of his work is unauthorized mashups.
TEEN is an American alternative rock band formed in Brooklyn, New York in 2010.
Tegan and Sara are a Canadian indie pop band formed in 1998 in Calgary, Alberta, composed of identical twin sisters Tegan Rain Quin and Sara Keirsten Quin (born September 19, 1980).
Telekinesis is Michael Benjamin Lerner, an indie rocker based out of Seattle who is currently signed to Merge Records.
The Black Angels are an American psychedelic rock band from Austin, Texas.
The Decemberists are an American indie rock band from Portland, Oregon.
The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than the Driver of the Screw and Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do, frequently abridged as The Idler Wheel..., is the fourth studio album by Fiona Apple.
The Pains of Being Pure at Heart are an American indie pop band from New York City, formed in 2007.
The Soft Pack is an indie rock band from San Diego, United States.
The Strokes are an American rock band from New York City.
The Twilight Sad are a Scottish post-punk/indie rock band, comprising James Graham (vocals) and Andy MacFarlane (guitar).
The Village Voice is an American news and culture paper, known for being the country's first alternative newsweekly.
Twin Peaks is an American indie-rock band from Chicago, Illinois.
Tyler Ramsey is a singer-songwriter from Asheville, North Carolina, who is best known as the former lead guitarist for the band Band of Horses.
Unknown Mortal Orchestra is a New Zealand psychedelic rock band primarily comprising singer, guitarist, and songwriter Ruban Nielson, and bassist Jake Portrait.
Vampire Weekend is an American rock band from New York City, formed in 2006 and currently signed to Columbia Records.
Van She is an electropop band formed in 2002 in Sydney, Australia, with Matt Van Schie (pronounced Van Ski) on bass guitar/vocals, Tomek Archer on drums/sequencer, Michael Di Francesco on synth/guitar and Nicholas Routledge on vocals/guitar.
Videogum was a daily Internet publication devoted to coverage of popular culture with a focus on movies, television, and trampoline accidents.
Wampire is an American indie rock band from Portland, Oregon, started by duo Rocky Tinder and Eric Phipps.
A Webby Award is an award for excellence on the Internet presented annually by The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences, a judging body composed of over two thousands industry experts and technology innovators.
Weezer is an American rock band formed in Los Angeles in 1992, consisting of Rivers Cuomo (lead vocals, lead guitar, keyboards), Patrick Wilson (drums), Brian Bell (rhythm guitar, backing vocals, keyboards), and Scott Shriner (bass, backing vocals).
WU LYF (pronounced "Woo Life", stands for "World Unite Lucifer Youth Foundation") were a band from Manchester, England that originally became known for creating a mystery about themselves by declining requests for interviews and not releasing much information to the press.
Yeezus is the sixth studio album by American rapper Kanye West.
Yo! Majesty is an American hip hop group consisting of singer Jwl B and rappers Shunda K and Shon B, produced by UK-based electro group HardfeelingsUK.
Zambri is the New York City based experimental music project of sisters Cristi Jo and Jessica Zambri.
2:54 are an alternative rock band from London comprising sisters Colette and Hannah Thurlow.
4AD is a British independent record label, founded by Ivo Watts-Russell and Peter Kent in 1980.