Indie music is an area in which we have a strong passion. It is flowing not only through our site but also through our veins. Furthermore, our team have grown up encircled by the finest indie artists. Also, the passion we have is as strong today as the day we bought our first vinyl many decades ago!
Fortunately for avid indie music fans, discovering the finest new music and indie music news has never been more straightforward than it is today. As a result, we cater for all your music needs, and you will never go a day without uncovering the freshest squeezed gems. Also, what makes it even more delightful is that we provide you with the best content without you having to pay for a subscription, amazing right?
So, what styles do we cover here at GSGM? We cover all areas of indie music. Therefore, be it indie pop, indie folk, or indie rock, we have it covered! Also, we like to hear all kinds of sounds from the indie realms; therefore, we do not adhere 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 that will have you hooked.
Does indie music just concentrate on bands who play with guitars and have cool hairstyles? Nope, it comes with a broad musical style, and there are many singers and groups which fall into the indie category while also sounding very distinct and dissimilar to their companions in the same space. Also, it is a perpetually changing scene with new sounds emerging regularly.
For indie lovers, there is nothing more glorious 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 our audience. 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
‘Crawling Kingsnake’ is the latest release from American blues rockers, The Black Keys. The track is a mesmerising cover of the John Lee Hooker original, and it is from the band’s upcoming covers album, ‘Delta Kream’, due out in May.…
Californian rock group AFI return brazen as ever with their new release, ‘Dulcería’. It is a track that even the sternest will agree is stupefying, and AFI prove why they are still rocking the scene 30 years on from when…
Icelandic indie rockers, Of Monsters And Men, get the ears gripping to their every hook with their new release, ‘Destroyer’. It is the first track to arrive from the group since their ‘Fever Dream’ album in 2019. Kicking off with…
Twenty One Pilots get the fists pumping with their new release, ‘Shy Away’. Instantly energetic and full of captivating hooks, this is likely to become another big hit for the American music duo. A synth and drum beat open the…
Australian, indie-pop songstress Amy Shark proves her infallible approach to music once again with her mesmerising new single ‘Baby Steps’. Contagiously catchy from the get-go, Amy cements her name even deeper into the 2021 songbook with a vocal delivery that…
‘White Dress’ is the latest release from Lana Del Rey, and just as you would expect, it is pretty damn good! We hear Lana Del Rey’s more tender side with this new delivery. Furthermore, a classical style piano arrangement opens…
Imagine Dragons, ‘Follow You’ – Single Review
American pop-rockers, Imagine Dragons trail-blaze with their new release ‘Follow You’. It is a track that picks up from the bands 2018 fourth studio album, ‘Origins’. ‘Follow You’ is quintessential of the quality which Imagine Dragons possess. It starts with…
Pale Waves, ‘You Don’t Own Me’ – Single Review
Pale Waves – ‘You Don’t Own Me’, wow! Where do we start here? They are getting better and better with every new release, and they never disappoint with them giving us another ear goodie. At first, our team we were…
Loud and upfront, The Horrors return with ‘Lout’, their first release since their V album dropped in 2017. Four years on, and the chaps are still as mad for it as they ever were with them boasting a soundscape that…
Wolf Alice tone it down massively here on ‘The Last Man On Earth’. Furthermore, the mix is relatively condensed, with a piano and vocal taking the lead for the most part. The group chill out that much here that a…
Los Angeles Indie Folk maestros Lord Huron are back, and they unleash an instant 2021 anthem with ‘Not Dead Yet’. It is a smash-hit gem that will quickly become your modern soundtrack if you relish potent guitar riffs and nail-biting…
Pale Waves surprise with every new release, and when you think they cannot get any better, they drop a gem like ‘Fall To Pieces’. Carrying on with their niche vision, Pale Waves get the listeners gripping yet again, it is…
So, what is it that attracts us to new indie releases? 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 us 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 a plethora 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.
We are excited about the future of indie music. As a result, we spend a lot of time figuring 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.
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 cognizant 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.
We interact daily with our social media audience. We see social media as a conduit for music lovers to find 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 in journalism. As a result, our quality assurance team regularly audits content to ensure that we meet the highest standard.
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.
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.
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.
Every reader is in the mind of our team members at all times. As a result, we jump into the shoes of our readership to ensure that we provide valuable content time and time again. We also ask for feedback often to ensure that we do not miss any new ways to improve.
We enjoy leading the way forward for new indie music, and we pride ourselves on being leaders in the indie field.