Best New Indie Pop
Call it a case of deja vu, as the newest track from teenage breakout artist Billie Eilish called &Burn is actually the second part of her previous song featured here at We Are The Guard, Watch. So, what should you expect this time around? Keep reading and find out.
I write today’s Best of Indie Pop post with hopes that it brings much happiness, joy, and cheer. This week’s curated singles are meant to act as a distraction to the holiday chaos. So how about we play the following songs featuring Yung Lean, Charlie XCX, CAPPA, and a few other indie artists nice and loud.
I think my #1 conclusion after listening to Bom Bom is that I wanna be friends with Tkay Maidza. That’s it. Easy. It just seems like she’s having a whole hell of a lot of fun. A lot more fun than the rest of us.
It’s Courvy the Courvoisier drinking opossum here at your sssservisss and squeezing the last drops of my 15 minutes of fame. Before my spotlight fades away let’s roll into the Best of Indie Pop Songs curated by the somewhat sober folks at We Are The Guard featuring GOFTY, The Knocks, Two Feet, and more.
By this point in his career Matoma has become quite the veritable hitmaker. Following up Girl at Coachella with MAGIC! and D.R.A.M. and Staying Up with The Vamps comes Slow with Noah Cyrus. Matoma successfully dips into the world of future house/bass for the first time and churns out another festival banger.
Abra’s back, with banging beats and fogged-out vocals from Atlanta’s underbelly! Bacardi could be a party scene outtake from the indie horror It Follows, with sickly atonal synths riding on top of a simple-but-deadly-effective boom-bap beat from an 808 drum machine.
Yo, this is Kanye West here, and in case you have yet to read page 6, SPOILER ALERT!!! I’m launching my very own music streaming service. But for now Imma leave you with 10 best of indie pop songs that I would feature on my Yeezy Sound (I thought of that name myself).
As I slowly eat myself into a sugar coma join me as we dive into a playlist that will prove to be the most exciting thing you’ve heard all week. For those with a sugar hangover, this playlist will cure you right up, and if all else fails, don’t fight the sweats and play the songs below loud enough so that your roommates don’t hear you hurling.