Arcade Fire made an ambitious comeback bid with their album ‘We.’ Indiecast hosts and music critics Steven Hyden and Ian Cohen share their thoughts on the LP and talk about the band’s iconic discography.
Oso Oso is being picked up by music outlets. It seems as though their surprise-released album Sore Thumb is finally putting them on the indie music map. Indiecast hosts and music critics Steven Hyden and Ian Cohen review the LP and talk about the band’s critical reception.
Indiecast sure does have a lot of favorite artists, but what’s the most Indiecast band? It very well may be Gang Of Youths, an Australian group who have garnered a massive US following in recent years.
It’s been nearly a decade since Sky Ferreira released her debut album ‘Nigh Time, My Time.’ Will 2022 finally be the year that she releases the hotly anticipated follow-up? Steve and Ian dig in on the latest episode of Indiecast.
To kick off a year of new music reviews, Steve and Ian are digging into Dawn FM, the latest album from The Weeknd that dropped without any preamble on January 7, but is simultaneously the biggest release of the year so far.
It’s been four years since Mitski dropped ‘Be The Cowboy,’ which was a consensus best album of the year. Now, she’s back with ‘Laurel Hell,’ which has Steve and Ian wondering whether it will help her follow in the footsteps of someone like Phoebe Bridgers and level up to indie superstardom.
The first new album from The War On Drugs in four years has finally arrived. Steve considers The War On Drugs his favorite band of the last decade, while Ian considers them in a similar lane as Tame Impala or Beach House, where the music is enjoyable but does little more for him than establish “vibe.”
It’s been 30 years since Nirvana released Nevermind. In the last three decades, people have already said pretty much everything there is to say about the Washington grunge outfit, but that isn’t going to stop Steve and Ian from reminiscing about one of the biggest rock albums of all time on this week’s episode of Indiecast.
On their new LP ‘How Long Do You Think It’s Gonna Last?,’ Aaron Dessner and Justin Vernon’s collaborative project Big Red Machine delivers an album that brings together the best of each of their solo output over the last few years.
Musically, Clairo’s sophomore album ‘Sling’ is a very low-key affair that could be viewed as another “reaction to fame” record that exists as the opposite end of the harshness spectrum from Nirvana’s ‘In Utero.’
After years of hearing Shawn Colvin, Duncan Sheik, and Goo Goo Dolls over the PA at grocery stores, Steve and Ian take a listener question that inquires about singles from modern indie artists that will soon be the soundtracks to grocery stores and pharmacies worldwide.