Posts Tagged ‘Alternative rock’

I Hate Kate

I Hate Kate

There are some bands that make you think, their lyrics prompting further exploration. There are some bands that register on an emotional level, and there are some bands that just make you want to dance. Now, blend all of these elements together and you can approximate the I Hate Kate experience.

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Officers

The Officers

Officers are a five-piece from Leeds, recently described as making music that’s “so dirty you may think you have stumbled on My Bloody Valentine and Trent Reznor in a red light district together… but still maintains the very essence of cool.”

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The Birthday Massacre

The Birthday Massacre

The Birthday Massacre’s captivating hybrid of ’80s electronica and aggressive guitars is curiously fused with a cinematic quality of melodic progressions. Elements of children’s fiction and adult fantasy are combined with driving guitar hooks and sinful vocals to create a “post-retro” sound.

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Innerpartysystem

InnerPartySystem

InnerPartySystem have a distinctive vision as their songs incorporate electronic beats that nod towards Pendulum, The Chemical Brothers, and Squarepusher, but also the melodic and aggressive energy that is not far from what you would find in Nine Inch Nails or hardcore punk.

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Archive

Archive

Archive are a music collective from London whose music combines dark, Bristol-style soundscapes (Massive Attack, Portishead) with electronica, progressive (Pink Floyd) and post-rock influences.

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Liam And Me

Liam And Me

Taking cues from ’80s new wave bands like The Cars and The Cure, synth rock pioneers, classic pop song writers, and contemporary indie, Liam And Me make inventive pop without the arty-pretension and hipster attitude that is running rampant in modern rock.

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Julien-K

Julien-K

Blending the elements of dark electronic club music with styles of modern rock and pop, Julien-K’s sound pulls the listener into a world where technology is fused with artistic expression in a way that hasn’t been attempted before.

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Apoptygma Berzerk

Apoptygma Berzerk

Originally labeled as an Electronic Body Music (EBM) / futurepop group and placed among similar acts VNV Nation, Mesh, Covenant, and Icon Of Coil, Apoptygma Berzerk recently displayed a rockier attitude alongside their usual electronic offerings.

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Brett Anderson

Brett Anderson

Brett Anderson, best-known as the lead vocalist of Suede, returns with Wilderness, his second solo album featuring only voice, strings and piano. These intensely personal songs about love and broken relationships prove that Bret remains one of the greatest songwriters of the last 20 years.

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Your Vegas

Your Vegas

Armed with anthemic tracks, Your Vegas bring arena rock to indie and will surely appeal to fans of The Killers, The Bravery, U2, and Coldplay.

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