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Indie Music

Indie music is an area in which GSGM have a strong passion. It is flowing not only through our site but also through our veins. Our team has grown up surrounded by the finest indie bands. Also, the passion we have is as strong today as the day we bought our first vinyl.

Luckily for avid indie lovers, finding the finest new music and indie music news has never been more straightforward. As a result, we cater for all your music needs, and you will never go a day without discovering the freshest squeezed gems. Also, what makes it even better is that we provide you with the finest content without you having to pay for a subscription, great right?

Latest Indie Music News

Caricature Of Kurt Cobain Sells For Almost $300,000

George MillingtonJune 15, 2021
Caricature Of Kurt Cobain Sells For Almost $300,000

Kurt Cobain’s caricature sketch has sold for $281,000 at auction. The original drawing is a sketch of the hitmaker with a caption alongside saying, “I don’t know how to play and I don’t give a hoot!”. Kurt also signed the…

Johnny Marr Reveals Why Singers Are Often Hard Work

George MillingtonJune 14, 2021
Johnny Marr Reveals Why Singers Are Often Hard Work

Johnny Marr, the ex-guitarist of The Smiths, has a plethora of experience working with some of the world’s finest singers; consequently, if anyone can figure them out, it’s him. In a recent interview, Johnny stated that many artists are difficult…

Chris Martin Talks About Inspiration For New Album

George MillingtonJune 10, 2021
Chris Martin Talks About Inspiration For New Album

Coldplay’s new album was inspired by Star Wars, according to Chris Martin. The frontman said: “It led us to imagining this whole other place called ‘the spheres’, which is like a group of planets, like a solar system with lots…

So, what styles do we cover here at GSGM? We cover all areas of indie music. Therefore, be it indie pop, indie folk, indie rock, we have it covered! Also, we like to hear all kinds of sounds from the indie realms; therefore, we do not stick to just one vibe within our content. As a result, you can be safe knowing that you will find a mixed bag of tunes here.

Indie Style

Does indie music just cover bands who play with guitars and have cool hairstyles? Nope, it comes with a broad musical style, and there are many bands and groups which fall into the indie category while also sounding very distinct and dissimilar to their peers in the same space. Also, it is a forever changing scene with new sounds emerging regularly.

For indie lovers, there is no better feeling than coming across a new indie treasure. Indie fans crave; they constantly look for the freshest new group, which is where we come into the equation. We feed the best indie to admires. As a result, there is never a day that goes by without the opportunity to discover the next big thing here on GSGM.

Latest Indie Music Reviews

Nothing But Thieves, ‘Futureproof’ – Single Review ★★★★

Emily HarrisJune 17, 2021
Nothing But Thieves, ‘Futureproof’ – Single Review ★★★★

‘Futureproof’ by Nothing But Thieves – Single Rating: 4/5 ★★★★ ‘Futureproof’ is the new single by Nothing But Thieves. The track is just as powerful as their previous hits, and their stadium-filling quality shines through right away. This new one is a gigantic delight…

Garbage, ‘The Creeps’ – Single Review ★★★★

Emily HarrisJune 16, 2021
Garbage, ‘The Creeps’ – Single Review ★★★★

‘The Creeps’ by Garbage – Single Rating: 4/5 ★★★★ The ability within Garbage to reinvent themselves while staying faithful to their unique sound is what puts them at the top of the rock game. Furthermore, the band that rose to prominence in the 1990s…

Modest Mouse, ‘We Are Between’ – Single Review ★★★★

Emily HarrisMay 11, 2021
Modest Mouse, ‘We Are Between’ – Single Review ★★★★

‘We Are Between’ by Modest Mouse – Single Rating: 4/5 ★★★★ American rock band Modest Mouse release a new single, ‘We Are Between’, and it is everything that you would expect for a band with their prowess.  The gem kicks off with a psychedelic…

So, what is it that attracts us to new indie release? Our love for guitar riffs, the punch of an indie vocal, and the rhythms’ power that flow through the indie genre. It is what pulls is in time and time again, and we are always craving the freshest edgy sounds.

Also, our excitement for indie music never grows old. Furthermore, we are still the giddy music lovers who get a buzz when we come across the best new group. We also get an even more considerable feeling when we come across a hit that is still on the radar.

Many indie releases go unnoticed, and we believe that the best indie sounds are yet to grace the airwaves. As a result, we dedicate our team to searching for the fittest material, and we feed your hungry ears with our best finds.

Luckily, the world is vast, and new indie groups and artists are emerging every day. Therefore, there are plenty of music picks and choices when discovering the best new indie which hits home!

Indie Music Submissions

We are always looking for the best new indie; therefore, if you have a track that you believe we need to hear, please feel free to send it over to us by clicking here. Also, do not shy away from sending us a track if you believe it may not be suitable; we do appreciate all types of indie music. Nevertheless, we do have a screening process, and our team carefully listen to each new release before creating any content.

We welcome submissions from artists, labels and pr consultants. Also, we are happy to receive tips from anyone who has found something which is remarkable. After all, word of mouth keeps the industry going around, and we encourage it at all times here at GSGM.

Future Indie

We are excited about the future of indie music. As a result, we spend a lot of time working out upcoming trends, and we pay close attention to what music consumers are enjoying the most. Our team also regularly check in with the most exciting artists in the indie game to work out what they have up their sleeves.

Popular Artists

We often write about the most popular indie musicians and keep in tune with updates from the indie game’s top. You can check out the most popular alternative indie music artists on YouGov here.

The most famous artists tend to be consistent and generally stay popular for long periods. However, we do not only write about artists solely on their fame; we listen to all music in the same way, whether it be a new artist or a musician who is long in the tooth with a backlog of hits.

Therefore, if there is an indie gem that we need to hear, send it straight to our team by clicking here.

The Best Indie

We are aware that many indie fans relish indie from previous decades. Therefore, we occasionally write about some of the best indie tracks to have graced the planet previously.

Social Media

We engage daily with our social media audience. We see social media as a conduit for music lovers to finding the best music content. As a result, we keep all of our followers up to date, and we go above and beyond with our social strategies.

Also, our social media following trust our content, and we are aware of how important trust is with journalism. As a result, our quality assurance team regularly audits content to ensure that we meet the highest standard.

Mobile Devices

Many indie music lovers access GSGM using mobile, and our journalists ensure that mobile users get the best indie content straight to their devices. As a result, every user arriving at GSGM from mobile will get the same experience as those coming from a desktop.

Single Releases

Our team provide indie music single reviews, and we blend opinion with fact, ensuring a holistic picture of new music. We open our horizons when it comes to new music, and we enjoy finding the best new tracks to review before any other outlet.

Album Releases

We deliver reviews on the latest indie albums, and we dedicate time to ensure that each album review is factual and thought-provoking blended with personal opinion.

Every album review is unique, and we score each album out of five. The rating is not based on our appreciation for the release but also delves into music theory and musicology.


GSGM is a big community with thousands of indie music enthusiasts engaging every day. Furthermore, we allow users to become a member and get stuck into the discussion. Also, we relish the idea of all music fans with diverse music tastes engaging with one another, and we encourage that within the platform.


Our vision is to give indie music more recognition and shine more light on the best new tracks. We believe that the best indie is still there for discovery, and we are always looking for the freshest content. Also, our team all share a vision of creating the best user experience online.