Indie | Musicosity

Indie

The Wallbirds

A self Published Doncaster 3 Piece Folk rock/Indie Band.
After touring the UK as practically unknown indie signings, Doncaster trio The Wallbirds have become one of the most exciting unsigned bands for 2008; their bluesy Dylan-esque aggression with grass roots approach to modern pop song writing likening them to The Libertines or White Stripes, with a classic rock 'n' roll sense of emergency.

Artist Type: 
Audio : 

The Elements

There are several artists known as The Elements:
1. The Elements was an 80's band formed in Keighley, West Yorkshire. In December 1982. The Elements evolved into the post-punk/goth group Skeletal Family (http://www.last.fm/music/Skeletal+Family). 2. a four-piece from Birmingham formed in 2001. They are an indie band heavily influenced by rock 'n' roll. They have toured the UK supporting such artists as Paul Weller and The Bluetones. 3. Christian hard-rock/prog metal band from Slovakia. They've released two albums so far, Out of the Dark and Inner Fight for Freedom.

Artist Type: 

Priscilla Ahn

Los Angeles based singer-songwriter Priscilla Ahn recently joined the Fall 2008 Hotel Café Tour, and is currently touring with Meiko, Erin McCarley, Laura Jansen, and Ingrid Michaelson. In live performance she plays acoustic guitar, harmonica, and kazoo. Although atypical instruments, her talented use of the harmonica and kazoo add a beautiful quality to her songs She – like many other performers – will occasionally use a loop pedal to record and play background vocals in real time. Even being the only artist on stage, Ahn is able to bring a richly layered and complex sound to her shows. [1]

Artist Type: 
Audio : 

Kid Carpet

Ed Patrick, the mind behind one-man-band Kid Carpet, is famed for using Casio keyboards, Fisher Price guitars and the innards of other toys to compose his music. He also used to use a Furby for the backing vocals of the song 'Your Love' - but that was stolen at a gig. Two versions of his debut album, Ideas and Oh Dears, were released under the independent label Tired & Lonesome in 2005. One of them, bought from independent record stores, came with an additional mix CD, including various 'Carpet remixes and interludes.

Artist Type: 
Audio : 

Kosmonaut

There are two bands named this. One from the US and another from the UK. The UK band were started in 1999, releasing vinyl on Motorway, Firestation Towers and Matinee Recordings. They also have a new e.p. soon to be released in 2009 on Cloudberrry records . The following is the bio for the US band. After a year of seclusion and a seemingly never ending stream of recording sessions, Kosmonaut is set to release their new self-titled full-length album in mid November.

Artist Type: 
Audio : 

Beth Orton

Elizabeth Caroline Orton, commonly known as Beth Orton, (born December 14, 1970), is a BRIT Award–winning English singer-songwriter. Perhaps best described as a folk/electronica artist, Beth Orton was born in East Dereham, Norfolk, and moved to East London at age 14. Orton found success as a musician late, having been more interested in acting during her early career. She first gained notice in 1995 for her vocals on The Chemical Brothers' track "Alive Alone" and is well known for her...

Artist Type: 
Audio :