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?
Latest Indie Music News
Sergio Pizzorno Takes Control In Glasgow With New-Look Kasabian
Sergio Pizzorno is taking command of his beloved Kasabian, and he does not disappoint with the band’s first gig since ex-frontman Tom Meighan’s departure. After Tom’s sudden dismissal, which happened after an assault on his girlfriend, many fans wondered what the…
Sir Paul McCartney Labels The Rolling Stones A ‘Blues Cover Band’
With comments that the Rolling Stones are a “blues cover band,” Sir Paul McCartney has gotten himself into hot water. We doubt he’ll be too fused, though, given his success and consistent adulation! Speaking to the New Yorker, the Beatles…
Kasabian, the indie rock band, fired long-time singer Tom Meighan in 2020 after he assaulted his partner. Serge Pizzorno, the guitarist, then emerged as the new frontman. However, current rumours suggest that Rob Harvey of The Music will take over…
Richard Ashcroft, the Verve singer, serenades ears once more with a new stripped-back version of his classic, ‘This Thing Called Life.’ The new song will be part of Ashcroft’s upcoming acoustic greatest hits collection. You can take a listen below.
James Dean Bradfield Talks Social Media Fakes
James Dean Bradfield, the Manic Street Preacher, just confessed that he has never posted a single thing on social media and that everything that appears to be from him is a fake! The singer said: “I haven’t got a Twitter…
Morrisey, the outspoken singer and former frontman of The Smiths, is up and running with his Vegas residency. The iconic singer is giving fans the chance to see him play some songs that haven’t been sung live in many years.…
Lindsey Buckingham Is Heading Out On His First Solo Tour Of Europe
Lindsey Buckingham, a former member of Fleetwood Mac, is about to embark on his maiden European solo tour. The trip will take him to venues in France, Germany, Sweden, and other countries. The tour’s pre-sale tickets are on sale today, and…
According to a new interview with guitar.com, Jake Bugg no longer has the ego he formerly had. Bugg said: “It’s easy to get an ego, but in the last few years I’ve chucked that in the bin pretty much, it’s…
Sir Paul McCartney To Reveal Lyrics Which Have Never Been Seen Before
Sir Paul McCartney, the music great, is to bestow a gift upon his fans with his new book. The musician’s new piece will include previously unseen lyrics to an unreleased Beatles song. The new book will be released on November…
Are Catfish And The Bottlemen On The Verge Of Splitting Up?
According to rumours, Catfish And The Bottlemen are ready to call it quits. After their planned summer gigs at Reading And Leads, Singleton Park, Swansea, and Warrington’s Neighbourhood Weekender, the Welsh group may disband after 14 years. Soundcheck, Longshot, and…
Liam Gallagher is said to be working on two albums at the moment. One is more traditional indie rock, while the other ventures into new territory for the rock and roll star, with a tinge of dub reggae. Furthermore, Liam…
The Wombats have announced new plans for 2022, including an album and an arena tour. With this new record, the band that took the scene by storm with ‘Kill The Director’ takes a step outside their comfort zones. Dan from…
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
Lany, ‘Congrats’ – Single Review ★★★★☆
‘Congrats’ by Lany – Single Rating: 4/5 ★★★★☆ The indie-pop band Lany, from the state of California, have impressed with their sincere new offering, ‘Congrats’. This new release by Lany is a heart-stalker, emotionally engaged and engrossing to the point that we cannot…
The Struts, ‘Fallin’ With Me’ – Single Review ★★★★☆
‘Fallin’ With Me’ by The Struts —Single Rating: 4/5 ★★★★☆ The Struts, the British rock band, assert their dominance with their latest hit, ‘Fallin’ With Me’. A band that got together more than ten years ago and one that has improved with…
Red Hot Chili Peppers, ‘Tippa My Tongue’ – Single Review ★★★★☆
‘Tippa My Tongue’ by Red Hot Chili Peppers —Single Rating: 4/5 ★★★★☆ The Red Hot Chili Peppers have provided us with a new treat in the shape of a single, ‘Tippa My Tongue’. It is off their upcoming album, ‘Return Of The…
Kasabian, ‘STRICTLY OLD SCHOOL’ – Single Review ★★★★★
‘STRICTLY OLD SCHOOL’ by Kasabian—Single Rating: 5/5 ★★★★★ Kasabian are again smashing it with the release of their newest single, ‘STRICTLY OLD SCHOOL’. The new delivery from the Leicester band is from their most recent album, ‘THE ALCHEMIST’S EUPHORIA’. Following Tom Meighan’s…
Yeah Yeah Yeahs, ‘Burning’ – Single Review ★★★★☆
‘Burning’ by Yeah Yeah Yeahs—Single Rating: 4/5 ★★★★☆ ‘Burning’, the new song from Yeah Yeah Yeahs, brings the band’s infectious rock sound to the forefront. The New York band that got its start in 2000 has given us a preview of what…
Maisie Peters, ‘Blonde’ – Single Review ★★★★☆
‘Blonde’ by Maisie Peters – Single Rating: 4/5 ★★★★☆ It can be said that Maisie Peters is one of the most promising new singer-songwriters to emerge from the underground scene in the United Kingdom in recent years. She initially soared through the ranks…
‘Boy’ by The Killers – Single Rating: 4/5 ★★★★☆ The Killers, the rock band from Las Vegas, have just released their newest single, ‘Boy’. It is a single that the band debuted while performing at Mad Cool Festival, and it is one that…
Marcus Mumford, ‘Grace’ – Single Review ★★★★☆
‘Grace’ by Marcus Mumford – Single Rating: 4/5 ★★★★☆ Marcus Mumford, the lead singer of Mumford & Sons, demonstrates once again with his latest solo effort, ‘Grace,’ that he is of the highest calibre. This song is from his upcoming highly anticipated debut…
Sam Fender, ‘Alright’ – Single Review ★★★★☆
‘Alright’ by Sam Fender – Single Rating: 4/5 ★★★★☆ Sam Fender has released brand new music, and the title of his latest hit is ‘Alright’. A track that we have to classify as quite good. It is not one that blows us away…
The 1975, ‘Part Of The Band’ – Single Review ★★★★☆
‘Part Of The Band’ by The 1975 – Single Rating: 4/5 ★★★★☆ The 1975 are back, much to the surprise of their fans, and with their new single, ‘Part Of The Band’, they are back stronger and better than ever before. The British…
The Faim, ‘Flowers’ – Single Review ★★★★☆
‘Flowers’ by The Faim – Single Rating: 4/5 ★★★★☆ With the release of their new song, ‘Flowers’, the Australian four-piece The Faim deliver the rock thunder. It is a release we have been gripping to with open arms since its arrival! Also, it…
Yungblud, ‘Don’t Feel Like Feeling Sad Today’ – Single Review ★★★★★
‘Don’t Feel Like Feeling Sad Today’ by Yungblud – Single Rating: 5/5 ★★★★★ The multi-talented singer-songwriter Yungblud, who hails from Doncaster, brings fresh energy to the forefront with his most recent hit, ‘Don’t Feel Like Feeling Sad Today’. Yungblud knocks down barriers with…
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.