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Indie Music Worldwide – The Best Songs of 2021 on Spotify

Indie Music Worldwide – The Best Songs of 2021 on Spotify Welcome to the best songs of 2021 on Spotify according to the curators at Independent Music Promotions. As festivals and artists announce cancellations and multiple crises plague the music industry, it’s ever more important to recognize all the amazing new music still being released...

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Eccentric Proto-Punk Alternative Legend Scotty Karate Releases “Always Honey”

Eccentric Proto-Punk Alternative Legend Scotty Karate Releases “Always Honey” Eccentric Proto-punk Country-Alt legend Scotty Karate recently released new full-length album entitled “Always Honey” via Ravine Records. Scotty Karate is a local legend in Michigan, with both punks and cowboys claiming him as their own. His iconoclastic fusion of country honky-tonk style and irreverent proto-punk swagger has contributed to his cult status...

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1st Base Runner Release Debut “Seven Years of Silence” EP, Matt Mahurin-directed Music Video for “Only One”

1st Base Runner Release Debut “Seven Years of Silence” EP, Matt Mahurin-directed Music Video for “Only One” Austin, TX-based Singer Songwriter 1st Base Runner‘s debut EP “Seven Years of Silence” is out July 30th on all platforms. It is accompanied by an official music video directed by the legendary Matt Mahurin (who has helmed videos for Tom Waits, Alice in Chains,...

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Award-Winning San Diego Art Rock Artist Sluka Release Mysterious, Fun New Music Video “Isn’t It Strange”

Award-Winning San Diego Art Rock Artist Sluka Release Mysterious, Fun New Music Video “Isn’t It Strange” Award-winning San Diego-based Alternative Art Rock Artist Sluka continue their prolific streak of boundary-breaking new music and eye-opening, epic visuals with new single/music video “Isn’t It Strange”, out July 23, 2021 on all platforms. The video artfully introduces the viewer to Sluka’s...

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Indie Rock Musician Louise Aubrie Teases ‘Antonio’ Album with New ‘Ours’ Single Featuring Andy Woodard and Boz Boorer

The title is inspired by a line from the Jacques Brel song 'La Chanson De Jacky': "Même si on m'appelle Antonio" - "My name would be Antonio". It's a brilliant fantastical song about fame being fleeting, and imagining how life might be in the future: being washed up, reflecting on the glory days!

1st Base Runner Releases Haunting New Single, Teams Up With Legendary Director Matt Mahurin for “Break Even” Music Video

Austin, TX-based Singer Songwriter 1st Base Runner continues his flurry of new releases with new single “Break Even” on July 9, the 3rd track to be released from forthcoming album ‘Seven Years of Silence’ (due July 30). A music video by Matt Mahurin (Tom Waits, Peter Gabriel, Alice in Chains) was premiered at Folk n’ Rock. (Update: 1st Base Runner recently...

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Tenuous Threads Releases Tense, Exciting Debut “Mettle” EP

Australian Alternative Electronic Musician and Producer Tenuous Threads has released debut EP “Mettle” June 6, 2021. The album showcases the artist’s refreshingly left-field approach to every aspect of songwriting and production, from the purposely tense vocal melodies to the moody arrangements. “Mettle” is an essential new release for fans of experimental rock, electronic or alternative music. How to Listen: Stream “Mettle”...

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Brooklyn Psych Rock Artist Lord Sonny the Unifier To Release Rousing “(All My Friends Live) Underground” Single Sept 25

Brooklyn Psych Rock Artist Lord Sonny the Unifier To Release Rousing “(All My Friends Live) Underground” Single Sept 25 Brooklyn Psych Rock Artist Lord Sonny the Unifier has returned with the first new music since his debut full-length “FINAL NOTICE!” (2019), and boy does he sound revitalized. The first of 4 singles to-be-released on upcoming ‘All New Information’ EP,...

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KID LAB RAT Embodies the Underground Spirit on Visceral New Alternative Hip Hop Album “More Sad Songs”

KID LAB RAT Embodies the Underground Spirit on Visceral New Album “More Sad Songs” Melbourne-based Alternative Hip Hop Artist KID LAB RAT truly embodies the underground spirit, lacing traditional hip hop and alternative rock with dark, revealing lyrics and oddball melodies. His new album “More Sad Songs” shows off KLR’s ability to effortlessly switch from a gentle alternative instrumental...

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Music From the Women of New Nashville

Music From the Women of New Nashville   By Jessica Brant   Demystifying the music industry inside Nashville’s throbbing heartbeat is a task left to niche music journalists excited to crack open its chasm and expose undercover talent. Nicknamed the “Buckle of the Bible Belt,” and home to the Grand Ol’ Opry and North America’s...

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New York Musician Les Techno Releases Lockdown-Inspired Post-Punk Single “Flowers For Dystopia” via Solid Bass Records

New York Musician Les Techno Releases Lockdown-Inspired Post-Punk Single “Flowers For Dystopia” via Solid Bass Records We’re pleased to perhaps re-introduce you to one of I.M.P’s favorite artists. Les Techno. Purveyor of cool, subversive Pop, with one foot planted in a post-apocalyptic David Lynch future, and the other securely in heady post-punk and gothy 80’s...

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Coronavirus: The Best New Songs and Albums For Self-Isolation

As COVID19 has streamlined a powerful assault on just about every Earthen industry, we are forced to stay at home and pause aspects of our lives, and the mounting stresses are real. Constants are more important than ever right now. Art is a constant. Music is a constant. These can be created in isolation and their rich emotions can be experienced in isolation. Music being released during these hazy, unseemly times is without a doubt defiant. 

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