Overlooked '90s Indie Pop: The Cat's Miaow
, whose single sentence wiki describes them as... "an indie pop band formed in Melbourne, Australia, in 1992." And Madison Electric
, a band from Ann Arbor that played one show in a church basement before going their separate ways.
posted by puny human
on May 21, 2011 -
It’s maybe a little
early yet for year’s end retrospectives, but who cares: we’ve got 157 songs, 10.5 hours, 1.12 GB of “some of the best and most notable music from 2010... covering indie, pop, rock, punk, folk, rap, R&B, soul, dance, country, modern classical, ambient and electronic music, and in many cases, hard-to-classify genre hybrids.”
—Curated by FluxBlog’s own Matthew Perpetua.
posted by kipmanley
on Dec 3, 2010 -
The New Pornographers of the '90s, the Sardinas released two fantastic albums full of mixtape fodder. Now everything they've got, including some live gems, is up online.
posted by klangklangston
on Sep 25, 2007 -
Neutral Milk Hotel demos, videos, and bootlegs.
Brainchild of enigmatic, now-reclusive singer/songwriter Jeff Mangum
(not Magnum!), the "fuzz-folk" project known as Neutral Milk Hotel began and ended in the 90s and only released two LPs
, but is still held as a touchstone by many indie rock critics
More live recordings
can be found at the site for Elephant 6
, the collective which included NMH and other bands
like Beulah, Circulatory System, Elf Power, and Apples in Stereo.
The complete discography
and more MP3s. Some lyrics
posted by ludwig_van
on Feb 22, 2006 -