|NEW INDIE MUSIC – WEEK 22|
While none of us can predict what the second half of the year has got in store for us (we're looking at you, Frank Ocean), if this week's playlist is anything to go by, then 2016 is only getting better! Here are the latest tracks from Coldplay, Iggy Pop, Wild Beasts, Animal Collective, MUTEMATH and more!
Best New Indie
|TOP INDIE SONGS – WEEK 21|
How is it that a music awards wholly determined by chart performance, sales figures and radio airplay as opposed to artistic merit is still relevant in 2016? I'm sorry, Billboard Music Awards. Benjamin Clementine, Glass Animals, Anna Of The North and the seven other artists featured in this week's playlist may not have been up for any awards last night, but they're all winners in our eyes.
|BEST INDIE SONGS – WEEK 20|
From YACHT's totally gross sex tape stunt to Azealia Banks' super disgusting racist and homophobic Twitter rant, the previous seven days seemed intent on reminding us of everything that's wrong with music in the Internet age. Pro-tip: If you want the blogosphere's attention that badly, then try writing a good song! No, really – it works! Just ask Grimes, James Blake, The Kills, MØ, Death Grips and more!
|TOP INDIE SONGS – WEEK 18|
Hi hipsters! How are you? Having no doubt overplayed the internet-breaking Lemonade and Views by now, you'll be pleased to hear that – GASP! – other music did come out last week! So if you're tired of conspiring who Becky with the good hair or the latest girl to break Aubrey Drake Graham's heart might be, instead take a listen to the following edition of Top Indie Songs featuring Jack Garratt, The Flaming Lips, Frances and more!
|BEST CHILL MUSIC – WEEK 17|
I considered dedicating this week's playlist solely to slow jams by The Purple One, but then I remembered that a) there are too many to choose from and b) I'd have no music to embed anyway! So instead, I'll leave you to discover those classics in your own time, while I instead turn your attention to the latest tracks from Anna Of The North, Amber Run, Syd, Phoria, The Land Below and more.
|BEST INDIE SONGS – WEEK 14|
It's a pleasure to be back in your company with another edition of BitCandy's Best Indie Songs! April is here and spring is in full swing. Begin your week right with the following tracks from Ben Harper, Marcus Marr & Chet Faker, LUCIANBLOMKAMP, gnash, Terror Jr and more!