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The Libertines: The Iconic ‘Up the Bracket’ Alley

I recently visited the pilgrimage of The Libertines: the ‘Up the Bracket’ alley. The piece of rock history is located in Bethnal Green, London. Situated a short walk away is also the start of the bands legacy: the ‘Albion Rooms’ – famous for the bands lawless guerrilla gigs. To any fan of The Libertines the […]Read More

The Best Live Acts of 2014

For us music lovers here at The Indiependent, we live for musical moments: nothing can beat the wave of euphoria that washes over us as we sing along to our favourite songs; whether we’ve gone lone ranger to a gig or we’re sharing that blissful moment with friends or a loved one. In this feature our team […]Read More

Song of the Week (15th December): Rolling Around // Solanas’

This week’s Song of the Week is hot off the press: ‘Rolling Around’ is the new single from Sheffield based four piece Solanas’ Sons which is out today (15th December). The track is an intense experience from start to finish. This intensity works well with their namesake; the four lads have named the band after the […]Read More

The Indiependent Music Awards 2014

This time of year is perfect for pensive reflection. In the last twelve months, we’ve seen a host of phenomenally talented artists firmly establish themselves as here for the long haul – including FKA Twigs, George Ezra and Jaws. Other familiar faces came back with a bang: we greeted Foo Fighters and Kasabian‘s recent records […]Read More

Comic Book Movies: Why are they so popular?

I have seen so many web and magazine articles on the amount of comic books movies being released in the next 6 years or so, In my head I keep thinking ‘surely we’ll all be tired of them by then’. But this year we have had 7 comic book films released and for the most […]Read More

My Life In Songs: Beth Kirkbride

This week it’s the turn of Editor Beth Kirkbride to describe her life in five songs. It’s tougher than it sounds to pick but she’s narrowed it down to five (and we’re really sorry about the inclusion of Taylor Swift …) Wherever You Will Go // The Calling How many of you can say that […]Read More

Everyone’s iTunes Library has a story to tell…

Everyone has a story behind their Top 25 played tracks on iTunes, with our most played track often being one that holds particular emotional significance to us. Other times, iPods were simply left on repeat in a bag overnight, amassing a whopping 8345934 plays… but we’ll ignore that shall we. Our writers have worked together to write […]Read More

The Best Of Oasis: Definitely Maybe // 20th Anniversary

Hey Now, can you believe it’s twenty years today since the release of ‘Definitely, Maybe’? It’s impossible not to love the Gallagher brothers and the anthemic tracks they have created with Oasis since the day their debut album was released back in 1994. This feature is a celebration of what Oasis have done for music, […]Read More