Tag Archives: Indie

May 03

Glass Animals – Icky, Gooey Tunes!

It has indeed become inceasingly difficult for Indie bands to attract attention. The first time I heard the song “Gooey” of Glass Animals I was like, wow nice bass! Second thought: Did he just say: “While my naked fool, fresh out of an icky gooey womb?!“ I became suspicious, so I checked some interviews and found […]

April 15

YonderLane: Mixtape #1

 

March 16

#Spotlight: Frankie Goes Deep

We all have our favorite songs from former times. Some became evergreens some rather embarrassing memories which one’s not too fancy to get the word out. Two guys who do not play for keeps are called Frankie Goes Deep. A duo from Croatia, a bass player and a DJ, remixing pretty much everything from psychedelic […]

January 28

Downtown Party Network – Spaced Out!

How was your summer 2013? Did you shazam some lively tunes on the dance floor?  I certainly did and shame on me for neglecting this one act called “Downtown Party Network”. “Space me out” – obviously one of the electronic-tracks of the past year. Almost February 2014 and I have been listening to this song […]

August 15

Bonobo – True Master of Downtempo

This post is dedicated to man, who should have deserved to be on this blog way earlier than many other performers on the Lane. The roots of the multi-talent Simon Green, aka. Bonobo, go way back to the year 1999 when his debut album “Animal Magic” hit the market – a pioneer of the downtempo […]

May 12

Jose Gonzalez & Junip: Agents of Dark Pop

When writing this post it is May 12th 2013, we should be outside enjoying intimate togetherness, dabble in the waters of our surroundings or jointly running on meadows. Hence the music should be blithe, sound and happy. Yet mother nature gives us another spring of incalculable weather and temperature-depressions leading to a lack of emotions. […]

April 02

the Other Tribe – I dare you not to dance!

…welcome back at the lane after a break I actually feared it could have signified the end. However, I felt the urge to return for a band I initially had problems to even categorize. Five young guns from Bristol, all colored up, wearing feathers and silly hats. Now I’m not talking about Culture Club, Empire […]