Independent music

indie rock

The Recording Academy, well-known as the organization behind the Grammy Awards, started within the 1950s as an organization of 25 impartial record labels together with Herald, Ember, and Atlantic Records. The 1970s noticed the founding of the National Association of Independent Record Distributors (NAIRD), which became A2IM in 2004.

For the “do-it-yourself” music aesthetic associated with indie, see Lo-fi music. Probably the primary true indie bands have been a bunch of youngsters in the 1960s getting together after college to make noise with cheap electrical guitars and amps in their dad and mom’ garages. “Indie Electronic – Significant Albums, Artists and Songs – AllMusic”. The most abrasive and discordant outgrowth of punk was noise rock, which emphasised loud distorted electrical guitars and powerful drums, and was pioneered by bands including Sonic Youth, Big Black and Butthole Surfers.

Indie pop

Later that very same month, the band launched “Say Amen (Saturday Night)”, the lead single from their sixth studio album, Pray for the Wicked , which was released in June. In September 2018, Harris was dismissed following multiple allegations of sexual misconduct, and was replaced in October by Mike Naran. The Maccabees are another of the defining bands of their era – the lingering bass observe that opens the band’s debut 2005 single X-Ray is enough to make the memories of thin jeans and questionable haircuts come flooding again.

On January 7, 2019, Imagine Dragons performed the halftime show for the 2019 College Football Championship recreation. The band carried out “Natural”, … Read More