Indie Pop

Expectations

Wild Child

Released 02/09/18 Label Dualtone Genre Indie Pop Cat no. A 1850

Over the past six years Wild Child has been quietly becoming a force to be reckoned with, bubbling just under the surface of the collective consciousness of the indie and mainstream music...

Released 02/09/18 Label Dualtone Genre Indie Pop Cat no. CD 1850 D

Over the past six years Wild Child has been quietly becoming a force to be reckoned with, bubbling just under the surface of the collective consciousness of the indie and mainstream music...

Go! With The Times

The Times

Released 02/09/18 Label Tapete Genre Indie Pop Cat no. TR 388LP

LP + CD

This Is London

The Times

Released 02/09/18 Label Tapete Genre Indie Pop Cat no. TR 387LP

LP + CD

One

Erik Phillips

Released 02/02/18 Label Joy Void Genre Indie Pop Cat no. A 402946

One, the first Erik Phillips album, was recorded over the course of two years, beginning as soon as Daydreams was finished in November of 2015. In that time, Erik graduated from college, ...

Sleepless Dreamer

Pearl Charles

Released 02/02/18 Label Kanine Records Genre Indie Pop Cat no. kr180c

Her full-length debut album, Sleepless Dreamer describes late night revelry, love affairs, running away and running towards, serenading the sunrise through whirlwind stories of her native...

Released 02/02/18 Label Kanine Records Genre Indie Pop Cat no. kr180lp

Limited to 200 Copies on Baby Blue Vinyl. The first few come with a Pearl Charles 2018 calendar.

Released 02/02/18 Label Kanine Records Genre Indie Pop Cat no. kr180cd

Her full-length debut album, Sleepless Dreamer describes late night revelry, love affairs, running away and running towards, serenading the sunrise through whirlwind stories of her native...

Criminal

The Soft Moon

Released 02/02/18 Label Sacred Bones Records Genre Indie Pop Cat no. SBR192lp-C1

White colored vinyl.

Released 02/02/18 Label Sacred Bones Records Genre Indie Pop Cat no. SBR192cass

Criminal is a confessional work. Through the stark lens of shame and guilt that has followed Luis Vasquez since a violent childhood growing up within the humming ambient sprawl of 80s Moj...

Released 02/02/18 Label Sacred Bones Records Genre Indie Pop Cat no. SBR192CD

Criminal is a confessional work. Through the stark lens of shame and guilt that has followed Luis Vasquez since a violent childhood growing up within the humming ambient sprawl of 80s Moj...

Released 02/02/18 Label Sacred Bones Records Genre Indie Pop Cat no. SBR192LP

Criminal is a confessional work. Through the stark lens of shame and guilt that has followed Luis Vasquez since a violent childhood growing up within the humming ambient sprawl of 80s Moj...

Messes

Stef Chura

Released 02/02/18 Label Saddle Creek Records Genre Indie Pop Cat no. A 10270 L

"STEF CHURA is one of Michigan's DIY VIPs. The rocker has been roving across the Great Lakes State for years now, uprooting at least 20 times while coordinating underground concerts and h...

Could It Be Different?

The Spook School

Released 01/26/18 Label Alcopop Genre Indie Pop Cat no. CD-SLR-227

If a debut LP is an artist's introduction to the world and their sophomore release is their now-or-never moment, their third is their most cathartic: they've made it out, they're here. Gl...

Released 01/26/18 Label Alcopop Genre Indie Pop Cat no. LP-SLR-227

If a debut LP is an artist's introduction to the world and their sophomore release is their now-or-never moment, their third is their most cathartic: they've made it out, they're here. Gl...

Cowboys and Aliens

Kitchens of Distinction

Released 01/19/18 Label One Little Indian Genre Indie Pop Cat no. TPLP53

Cowboys and Aliens is the fourth studio album by Kitchens of Distinction. The album was recorded in Kippford, Scotland at Pete Bartlett's Radio King studio through the summer and autumn o...

The Death Of Cool

Kitchens of Distinction

Released 01/19/18 Label One Little Indian Genre Indie Pop Cat no. TPLP39

For many fans, the best of the Kitchens' albums, once again produced by Hugh Jones, The Death of Cool combines the stripped-down tenderness on such early songs as In a Cave with the rush ...

Strange Free World

Kitchens of Distinction

Released 01/19/18 Label One Little Indian Genre Indie Pop Cat no. TPLP19

Strange Free World is the second album by Kitchens of Distinction. It is the follow-up to their 1989 debut Love Is Hell. Noted producer Hugh Jones, who worked with Echo and the Bunnymen (...

Love Is Hell

Kitchens of Distinction

Released 01/19/18 Label One Little Indian Genre Indie Pop Cat no. TPLP9DL

The Kitchens of Distinction's early comparisons ran the gamut from Echo and the Bunnymen and the Chameleons to older fret-benders like Neil Young and Jimi Hendrix. What the comparisons we...

The Official Body

Shopping

Released 01/19/18 Label FatCat Records Genre Indie Pop Cat no. FAT0147lp-C1

Opaque white colored vinyl.

Released 01/19/18 Label FatCat Records Genre Indie Pop Cat no. FAT0147CD

Following the release of their 2013 debut Consumer Complaints, and 2015’s follow up Why Choose, post-punk trio Shopping found themselves in an unrelenting cycle of touring, making their w...

Released 01/19/18 Label FatCat Records Genre Indie Pop Cat no. FAT0147LP

Following the release of their 2013 debut Consumer Complaints, and 2015’s follow up Why Choose, post-punk trio Shopping found themselves in an unrelenting cycle of touring, making their w...

Mezcal Head

Swervedriver

Released 01/03/18 Label Second Motion Genre Indie Pop Cat no. IMT3582187.1

Limited 180 gram vinyl.

Cuckoo

Curve

Released 01/02/18 Label 3 Loop Music Genre Indie Pop Cat no. 3range53lp

180 Gram Vinyl with Download. 10 Tracks.

Released 08/25/17 Label 3 Loop Music Genre Indie Pop Cat no. 3range53

22 Tracks. This expanded 2CD edition includes the album plus the remixes and two previously unreleased tracks, the original versions of Rising and Half The Time, which have only previously been available in their remixed form.

Doppelganger

Curve

Released 01/02/18 Label 3 Loop Music Genre Indie Pop Cat no. 3range52lp

180 Gram Vinyl with Download. 10 Tracks.

Released 10/25/17 Label 3 Loop Music Genre Indie Pop Cat no. 3range52

25th anniversary expanded edition.

Intermission

No Vacation

Released 12/15/17 Label Topshelf Genre Indie Pop Cat no. LP-TSR-169

No Vacation combines the novel sounds of college nostalgia and surf-tinged bedroom pop. What began as a sunny San Francisco dorm-room duo in early 2015 by front-woman Sabrina Mai, quickly...

Released 12/15/17 Label Topshelf Genre Indie Pop Cat no. CS-TSR-169

No Vacation combines the novel sounds of college nostalgia and surf-tinged bedroom pop. What began as a sunny San Francisco dorm-room duo in early 2015 by front-woman Sabrina Mai, quickly...

Laz Christmas EP

Bubblegum Lemonade

Released 12/08/17 Label Matinee Genre Indie Pop Cat no. MR096

Scottish favorites Bubblegum Lemonade celebrate their tenth release in ten years with a brilliant six-track holiday EP entitled Laz Christmas. Lead track Number One for Christmas is a sur...

Crow Cries / Mighty Despair

Goat Girl

Released 12/08/17 Label Rough Trade Genre Indie Pop Cat no. RT-848-7

Super Limited 7". Goat Girl formed a few years ago in South London, the band have been busy on the road for the last 18 months playing with everyone from The Fall to Parquet Courts. Crow ...

The Courtneys

The Courtneys

Released 12/08/17 Label Flying Nun Genre Indie Pop Cat no. FN588lp

Penchant for pop craft collides with the trio's shambolic musicianship, resulting in slacker punk that's at once sweet and subtle. The band's unassuming namesake, COURTNEY, brings the fuz...

Weighing Of The Heart

Nabihah Iqbal

Released 12/01/17 Label Ninja Tune Genre Indie Pop Cat no. LP-ZEN-247

Releasing her debut album, Nabihah Iqbal leaves her old moniker behind and embraces the name she was born with. Formerly known as Throwing Shade, Weighing Of The Heart is a big statement ...

Continental

Saint Etienne

Released 11/24/17 Label PIAS AMERICA Genre Indie Pop Cat no. HVNLP70

Continental was released in 1997 in Japan only. It was then made available outside of Japan in 2009. It is a compilation that includes previously released material such as the UK hit He’s...

Sound Of Water

Saint Etienne

Released 11/24/17 Label PIAS AMERICA Genre Indie Pop Cat no. HVNLP72

'Sound of Water' was originally released in 2000. It is considered to be Saint Etienne's reaction to the trip hop and ambient movements in Britain. The album is an effortless cohesive jou...

Released 06/30/17 Label PIAS AMERICA Genre Indie Pop Cat no. HVNLP72CDSE

'Sound of Water' was originally released in 2000. It is considered to be Saint Etienne's reaction to the trip hop and ambient movements in Britain. The album is an effortless cohesive jou...

Good Humor

Saint Etienne

Released 11/24/17 Label PIAS AMERICA Genre Indie Pop Cat no. HVNLP71

saint etienne have unbelievable musical cred. indie-poppers love them for covering the field mice's twee classic 'kiss and make up' and rediscovering the reclusive '80s girl group the dol...

Gingerlys

Gingerlys

Released 11/17/17 Label Top Shelf Records Genre Indie Pop Cat no. LP-TSR-179

Gingerlys are a 5 piece Indie Pop band comprised of Jackie M. (Vox/Keyboard), Matthew R. (Rhythm Guitar), Colin O. (Lead Guitar/Vox) Kevin D. (Bass) and Brian A. (Drums). They've spent th...

Released 11/17/17 Label Top Shelf Records Genre Indie Pop Cat no. CD-TSR-179

Gingerlys are a 5 piece Indie Pop band comprised of Jackie M. (Vox/Keyboard), Matthew R. (Rhythm Guitar), Colin O. (Lead Guitar/Vox) Kevin D. (Bass) and Brian A. (Drums). They've spent th...

Released 11/17/17 Label Top Shelf Records Genre Indie Pop Cat no. CS-TSR-179

Gingerlys are a 5 piece Indie Pop band comprised of Jackie M. (Vox/Keyboard), Matthew R. (Rhythm Guitar), Colin O. (Lead Guitar/Vox) Kevin D. (Bass) and Brian A. (Drums). They've spent th...

Soft Serve

Charly Bliss

Released 11/17/17 Label Barsuk Records Genre Indie Pop Cat no. SI-BARK-173

When thinking of Charly Bliss the first thing that comes to mind as a direct comparison are 90's bands like Belly, The Breeders, and Liz Phair. Charly Bliss are putting the fun back in in...

George Best 30

The Wedding Present

Released 11/13/17 Label Scopitones Genre Indie Pop Cat no. TONECD074

It was early 2008 and The Wedding Present were in Chicago, recording their seventh album, El Rey. But they had also recently completed a successful ‘twentieth anniversary’ concert tour fo...

Released 09/22/17 Label Scopitones Genre Indie Pop Cat no. HHBTM190

It was early 2008 and The Wedding Present were in Chicago, recording their seventh album, El Rey. But they had also recently completed a successful ‘twentieth anniversary’ concert tour fo...

Wasps' Nest

The 6ths

Released 11/10/17 Label Captured Tracks Genre Indie Pop Cat no. CT264lp-C1

White colored vinyl.

The Black Forest

Even as we Speak

Released 11/07/17 Label Emotional Response Genre Indie Pop Cat no. er55cd

First new recordings in 25 Years. Even As We Speak are from Sydney, Australia. Formed in the mid 1980s, and resisting neat labels, the band’s music is a quirky hybrid of accessible pop, i...

Revelations

Shamir

Released 11/03/17 Label Father/Daughter Records Genre Rock-Pop Cat no. CS-FD-064

The record was called Hope and Shamir self-released it via SoundCloud during the spring of 2017, with no promotion or label support. Regardless and naturally, it was a critical hit. Now, ...

Released 11/03/17 Label Father/Daughter Records Genre Rock-Pop Cat no. CD-FD-064

The record was called Hope and Shamir self-released it via SoundCloud during the spring of 2017, with no promotion or label support. Regardless and naturally, it was a critical hit. Now, ...

C86 and All That

Neil Taylor

Released 11/01/17 Genre Indie Pop

C86 & All That: The Creation of Indie In Difficult Times comprehensively documents the rise of indie during the socially-divisive 1980s, tracing its ancestry out of Post Punk, Neo Psy...

Never California

The Train Set

Released 10/30/17 Genre Indie Pop Cat no. fsr121

Perfect classic indiepop from Manchester based The Train Set. This compilation features the band's legendary singles which were released by Play Hard Records in 1988 / 89 plus unreleased ...

2013

Current Joys

Released 10/21/17 Label Danger Genre Indie Pop Cat no. DCR0713

Casette Store Day 2017

Me Oh My Mirror

Current Joys

Released 10/21/17 Label Danger Genre Indie Pop Cat no. DCR0733

Cassette Store Day 2017

B-Sides, Rarities, and Demos

Current Joys

Released 10/21/17 Label Danger Genre Indie Pop Cat no. DCR0723

Cassette Store Day 2017

Three EP's

Current Joys

Released 10/21/17 Genre Indie Pop Cat no. DCR0703

Cassette Store Day 2017

Wild Heart

Current Joys

Released 10/21/17 Genre Indie Pop Cat no. DCR0743

Cassette Store Day 2017

The Wasted Years

The Jazz Butcher

Released 10/20/17 Label Fire Genre Indie Pop Cat no. CD-FIRE-460

20 page, hard back book.

Guppy Issue One

Charly Bliss

Released 10/20/17 Label Barsuk Records Genre Indie Pop Cat no. ZN-BARK-171

Barsuk Recordsand Charly Bliss are pleased to announce the release ofGuppy: Issue One, a limited edition 16 page full-color comicthat is a companion piece to Charly Bliss’ debut album and...

III

Makthaverskan

Released 10/20/17 Label Run For Cover Records Genre Indie Pop Cat no. TC 40287 R

While they have always offered a staggering and complex contrast in their songs, the band’s ability to join beauty and vitriol into an unforgettable union is pushed farther than ever befo...

Released 10/20/17 Label Run For Cover Records Genre Indie Pop Cat no. A 40287 R

While they have always offered a staggering and complex contrast in their songs, the band’s ability to join beauty and vitriol into an unforgettable union is pushed farther than ever befo...

Teach Me To Forget

Released 10/13/17 Label Labrador Genre Indie Pop Cat no. 2233901629

The Radio Dept. return with their first new material since last year's album Running Out Of Love. The six track EP Teach Me to Forget includes two brand new songs, three remixes and the b...

Released 10/13/17 Label Labrador Genre Indie Pop Cat no. 2233001626

The Radio Dept. return with their first new material since last year's album Running Out Of Love. The six track EP Teach Me to Forget includes two brand new songs, three remixes and the b...

The Complete John Peel Sessions

The Jesus and Mary Chain

Released 10/11/17 Label Strange Fruit Genre Indie Pop Cat no. SFRS 92

These versions are as atomic as the album versions, as willfully abrasive and powerful. An all-acoustic session from 1985 yields two songs apiece from Psychocandy and a couple singles tra...

Idlewild

Everything But the Girl

Released 10/11/17 Label Music On Vinyl Genre Indie Pop Cat no. MOVLP1410

continuing edsel's reissue programme of everything but the girl's first four albums 'baby the stars shine bright' was followed by the more introspective machinepopsoul of gold selling 'id...

Released 05/29/12 Label Music On Vinyl Genre Indie Pop Cat no. EDSK7007

continuing edsel's reissue programme of everything but the girl's first four albums 'baby the stars shine bright' was followed by the more introspective machinepopsoul of gold selling 'id...

Seattle Gossip

Who Is She?

Released 10/06/17 Label Father/Daughter Records Genre Indie Pop Cat no. CS-FD-057

Who Is She? is a who's who of the Seattle, WA music scene. A collaboration between good friends Robin Edwards (Lisa Prank), Julia Shapiro (Chastity Belt, Childbirth) and Bree Mckenna (Tac...

The Twin

Sound of Ceres

Released 10/06/17 Label Joyful Noise Recordings Genre Indie Pop Cat no. JNR234CD

The mysterious tale of The Twin, the second full-length from Sound of Ceres, exists in myriad permutations: a new album, a mesmerizing live show, videos, and Alastair Reynolds short story...

Released 10/06/17 Label Joyful Noise Recordings Genre Indie Pop Cat no. JNR234LP

The mysterious tale of The Twin, the second full-length from Sound of Ceres, exists in myriad permutations: a new album, a mesmerizing live show, videos, and Alastair Reynolds short story...

Released 10/06/17 Label Joyful Noise Recordings Genre Indie Pop Cat no. JNR234lp-C1

Bone Colored Vinyl

FM-2030

Reptaliens

Released 10/06/17 Label Captured Tracks Genre Indie Pop Cat no. CT268CD

Portland, Oregon's Reptaliens is the husband and wife team of Cole and Bambi Browning. Named in reverence for their interests in cult mentality, transhumanism, and conspiracy theories, Re...

Released 10/06/17 Label Captured Tracks Genre Indie Pop Cat no. CT268LP

Portland, Oregon's Reptaliens is the husband and wife team of Cole and Bambi Browning. Named in reverence for their interests in cult mentality, transhumanism, and conspiracy theories, Re...