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Highlights from the critically-acclaimed albums released in the fall of 2012.
Some of today's catchiest indie rock songs are built upon the familiar sounds of rock 'n' roll, pop, and R&B from the '50s and '60s. Listen to songs by new artists who put their own twist on those vintage sounds.
She & Him,
Since 2007, Dead Oceans has released a steady stream of critically-acclaimed indie rock from artists including White Hinterland, John Vanderslice, Phosphorescent and more. Listen to the best songs from this small but influential label.
The Tallest Man On Earth,
Lie in the grass, bake under the sun, and let your mind drift away to these mellow, dreamy, and jangly indie pop songs.
Lively twee pop for friendly gatherings, drinking and dancing. Because adorable people like to party too.
This modern day psychedelia and garage rock will help open your mind with the dawn and get you ready for the day.
Toro Y Moi,
This collection of melodic, jangly pop/rock from emerging artists and their inspirations evokes the early days of spring. Listen to this with good friends while you savor the season's sublime mixture of warm sun and cool air.
The Velvet Underground
Dirty, dusty sounds left out in the sun too long, echoing off the steer skulls and sand dunes into the wide open spaces.
Townes Van Zandt,
Neil Young & Crazy Horse
For two decades, the Pacific Northwest has been a hotbed for budding indie talent. From Elliott Smith to The Shins, here are the artists that emerged from the rain and the fog.