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Indietracks interview #14: The Wendy Darlings

Interview by Andy Hart (fogofideas) The Wendy Darlings, from France, first gained attention (in the UK) with the anthemic ecstatic ‘Enormous Pop’ (from the ‘We Come with Friendly Purposes’ EP, released on Lostmusic) back in 2009. As a statement of intent it set the band’s stall out rather expertly. A …

Shows before and after Indietracks!

Over the next week or so there’s plenty of amazing gigs taking place either side of our festival. They’re happening all over the UK from Glasgow to Bristol, Liverpool to Swindon and lots of places (kind of) inbetween. Anyway, lots of this year’s Indietracks artists are involved and we’d highly …

Indietracks interview #13: ONSIND

Interview by Gareth Ware When you think about it, the North East has come out with a fair few brilliant bands. Bryan Ferry. Field Music. Kenickie. Maximo Park. The Futureheads. That’s just off the top of your head. Recently, the Martha/ONSIND collective have been making a valiant effort to add …

Indietracks interview #12: Cosines

Interview by Mike. According to their Bandcamp profile, Cosines are a mathematical pop band from north London. Simon Nelson and Alice Hubley met on the London Underground after a Stereo Totale gig in 2009; two days later Simon was at Alice’s house unblocking her kitchen drain. Since then Simon has …

Indietracks interview #11: Dean Wareham

Interview by Gareth Ware. Dean Wareham is an American musician who has released an influential catalogue of melodic and psychedelic indie rock and pop songs via Galaxie 500, Luna and Dean & Britta.  Dean has also worked as a film composer, notably on The Squid And The Whale, and has …

Indietracks 2014 schedule revealed!

We’re very pleased to reveal the stage times for this year’s Indietracks festival. Please visit the following page to see all the details: Indietracks 2014 Schedule We’ve added several new bands to complete the bill: Mega Emotion, The Manhattan Love Suicides, Totem Terrors, Ace City Racers, Liz Hunt and Harri Davidson, …

Indietracks interview #9: The Yearning

Interview by Shaun Tomkiss. Founded by songwriter/producer Joe Moore and signed to the legendary Elefant Records, the band’s songs ache of a bygone innocence and simplicity, as influenced by Phil Spector’s girl groups, Brian Wilson’s ‘Pet Sounds’ and Irving Berlin’s classic songwriting. Their debut EP, ‘Jukebox Romance’, was recorded in …