We're spotlighting fresh independent talent each week. Here are your 5 featured recommendations for the week of October 7 - October 13.
Indie | Owensboro, KY, US
Classy Mongrel is the perfect name for one man band Grant Short, as his music has a refined playfulness to it. The Owensboro, KY-based multi-instrumentalist blends glittering synths with distorted vocals and subdued beats, and the result is dreamy. Listen to "Too Far" from Classy Mongrel's newest album now.
Up and coming pop rock outfit My Only Escape have a knack for giving melodious ballads an anthemic feel. The Houston, TX-based band are currently dazzling audiences and airwaves alike. Listen to "Sunrise" now.
Future Loves Past are masters when it comes to making vibrant, beguiling music. The Tempe, AZ-based six-piece band have an impressive propensity for crafting catchy hooks and dreamy psych rock beats. Listen to "Luna" now.
The Battlefield is the product of three talented singer-songwriters who have gathered together to make powerful americana music. The Los Angeles, CA based outfit weave gorgeous harmonies with passionate lyrics reminiscent of famous folk and gospel music of the past. Listen to "Into the Smoke & Maze" now.
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