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Indietracks interview #9: Seabirds

Seabirds are a brand new five piece guitar pop band from Nottingham, and their music is a charming combination of harmonious pop songs with thoughtful lyrics. They’ve have kindly taken the time to chat to today’s guest interviewer, Claire Walker. Could you please tell us about Seabirds? Is it a …

Indietracks interview #8: Bis

By Stuart Huggett Indietracks’ Friday night headliners Bis – John Disco, Manda Rin and Sci-fi Steven – need little introduction, thanks to their 90s smash ‘Kandy Pop’. They appeared on Top Of The Pops, released three studio albums and won the approval of The Delgados and The Beastie Boys, who …

Indietracks interview #7: Jupiter in Jars

Jupiter in Jars are a multi-instrumental melodic folk pop trio from Sheffield, formerly known as Bethan y Rachel before they found their latest member, Camilla. You may have spotted them playing recently with Haiku Salut, The Just Joans, Pete Green and others, and we can’t wait to see them playing …

Indietracks interview #6: Big Wave

We’re very pleased to introduce Niall from fantastic Edingurgh indiepop rock’n’rollers The Spook School as our latest guest interviewer for the Indietracks blog. And for his first assignment, Niall’s been chatting to Big Wave! Big Wave are a five-piece guitar pop band from the sunny South West, who bonded in the local haunts of Torquay …

Last chance to buy early bird tickets

Just a little reminder that our early bird Indietracks ticket offer expires at 5.00pm this Saturday (11 May). So there’s just a few days left to pick up cheaper tickets. Adult weekend tickets are £7 cheaper if you buy them by Saturday. Adult tickets are currently £65 (weekend) and £35 (Saturday …

Indietracks interview #5: The Magic Theatre

Today we’re chatting to Dan Popplewell and Sophia Churney from new Elefant Records signings The Magic Theatre, who will be making their first live appearance at this year’s Indietracks! Their debut album ‘London Town’ (2010) was a time-travelling love story bursting with melodic sunshine/baroque pop, featuring orchestral recordings with The …

Indietracks interview #4: The Understudies

The Understudies reputation as an enthralling electric live band continues to grow with every shake of singer Brian’s quiff. Fragile and robust in equal measures in the grand tradition of British guitar bands like The Smiths they stand out as unique in London’s indiepop music scene. Their single “Everyone Deserves …

Indietracks interview #3: Finnmark!

Finnmark! was conceived from a conversation about about indiepop between good friends in a Gothenburg kitchen. Fuelled by a relentless hangover, jet black coffee, and a plate of day old kanelbullar, it made its way home to a cold house in Leeds. Taking inspiration from the Bergman films, indiepop records and …

New bands added to Indietracks 2013 line-up

Helen Love, The Wave Pictures and The Lovely Eggs are among 26 bands added today to this year’s Indietracks line-up! Also joining the bill today are Haiku Salut (with their new light show!), Monnone Alone, Alpaca Sports (Sweden), Anaesthetics, Big Wave, The Brilliant Corners, Cars Can Be Blue (USA), EXPENSIVE, …

Indietracks discos

Photo by inuitmonster We’re sure you’re getting a bit impatient for the next band announcement (it’s coming very soon, keep your eyes peeled!), so we thought we’d give you a little something to tide you over. We can now reveal the DJs who will be running this year’s discos! Another …