Independent Music

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:54:48 GMT

The Independent

New music to listen to this week: The Fedz
The Independent
The Fedz are a brilliant music collective masterminded by producer Dennis Bovell and The Roots' member James Poyser. The collaboration has seen this wealth of talent release a string of soulful, funk-infused tracks and their latest - 'Plan' - is no ...

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 06:55:25 GMT

CU Independent

Opinion: Why is indie music so white? And is that a problem?
CU Independent
Fantano, a longtime music buff, slammed the article, also criticizing another piece by music website Pitchfork called “The Unbearable Whiteness of Indie” along the way. Of course, millions of non-white people listen to what we call alternative and ...

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 13:09:13 GMT

Devon Live

On the record: Matt the Hat on 25 years of independent music
Devon Live
Tucked away in a Barnstaple back street, Matthew Poulton's independent record shop Discovery Records is a world away from the multi-million dollar grossing, selfie obsessed starlets who seem to dominate the music industry today. Known locally as Matt ...