Friday, August 23, 2019

Mike Garson talks about ‘David Bowie Variations’: an Indie Ethos exclusive

Forget Brian Eno, Lou Reed and Iggy Pop. One of David Bowie's most consistent and important collaborators has been his stalwart keyboardist, Mike Garson....

Early Grandaddy vinyl reissues coming soon … sourced from the master...

I received an email yesterday from Jim Fairchild, guitarist for Grandaddy announcing the up-coming arrival of the long out of print first three albums...

Love of Everything’s new 7-inch offers pure 90s indie sound

The word "indie" is so abused by the mainstream media nowadays. But in the early part of the nineties, this term came into the...

Brian Eno reveals full streams of 3 tracks from new album

It seems like just the other day Brian Eno came out with Small Craft on a Milk Sea (Support the Independent Ethos, buy the...

Kate Bush’s “new” album ‘Director’s Cut,’ a track-by-track review

Back when I had a weekly space of print in my college paper, Florida International University's "The Beacon," I had the chance to preview...

Pete and the Pirates stream new album ahead of May 24...

After several mentions on "the Independent Ethos" about the work of Reading, England's Pete and the Pirates and progress on the band's sophomore album...

Fleet Foxes dump hooks, go for atmosphere on new album

The members of Fleet Foxes have been away from the recording studio a long time since the recording of their breakout self-titled full-length in ...

Death Cab streaming their new song… it’s good

It has been hard for me to resist Death Cab For Cutie, as much as I sometimes want to. It's all pretty poppy, but...

Pete and the Pirates release new single

Ahead of their long overdue sophomore full-length album, Reading, England-based darlings, Pete and the Pirates released their lead single off their new album yesterday....

Deerhuter release iTunes session; Pitchfork streaming awesome “Desire Lines”

The other day 4AD Records sent out an up-date regarding its stable of artists. Most interesting was news of Deerhunter recording an intimate live...