BEST NEW MUSIC: INDIE, ALT POP, CHILL
The holidays double as binge watch season. With that in mind, and as an extension of our work as a music filter, we decided to compile a list of the most interesting music documentaries to watch to avoid talking to your friends and family.
The thing about Christmas music is it’s unavoidable. Which brings us to Dog Orchestra’s cover of the Christmastime classic “Carol of the Bells,” a welcome reminder that Christmas music doesn’t have to suck.
Things may be relatively quiet on the music front, but there are still some decent tunes to be found if you look close enough. Not that you NEED to, of course, because We Are: The Guard has once again done all of the hard work for you as part of the latest edition of New Indie Music.
This is that new sound. That bass-heavy house vibe with pop-rap funkiness that covers every possible quadrant of what makes a good dance music tune. I’ve heard a couple jams like this before but here it’s like an angel from heaven came down to craft the perfect version of it. Hark the herald Merk & Kremont.