La Femme Announce Fall Tour Including Beach Goth Festival, "Psycho Tropical Berlin" Deluxe Edition LP Out Now, La Femme play October 15th in Washington, DC

La Femme Announce Fall Tour

LA FEMME : The French DO Surf. Despite their geographically challenged location, here is a collective of French surf-pop connoisseurs. “We became friends with some Californian surfers who were in Biarritz for surfing contests. We wanted to travel:

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Jens Lekman Shares WWJD Mixtape Featuring Unreleased Songs

Jens Lekman Shares WWJD Mixtape

While travelling through midwest America some time ago I stopped at a gasstation and bought a WWJD bracelet for $1.99 and insisted that it stood for “What Would Jens Do?”. I would look at it when I felt indecisive, think about what Jens really would do:

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Foxygen share new Song Off their new album 'And Star Power', Out Oct. 14 on Jagjaguwar Records,

Foxygen Share Single “COSMIC VIBRATIONS

With the announcement of sophomore full-length, the svelte, 82-minute …And Star Power, Foxygen shared with the world the album’s debut single, “How Can You Really.” Today, they’re offering up another number, “Cosmic Vibrations,” which, like the:

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New Order have announced they have signed to Mute

New Order Sign With Mute

Speaking about the signing Daniel Miller explains: “This is an exciting new chapter for both Mute and New Order and I feel privileged to be working with artists with such a long, creative history. When the possibility of us working together first came:

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VASHTI BUNYAN streams new song 'Holy Smoke' from her forthcoming album 'Heartleap'

Vashti Bunyan streams new song ‘Holy Smoke’

Nine years after ‘Lookaftering’, her last album of new material, British singer-songwriter Vashti Bunyan returns with a new LP. Recorded largely in her home studio, ‘Heartleap’ is a collection of ten songs forming what Vashti is adamant will be her final:

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King Capisce Premiere "Never Spoken"

King Capisce Premiere “Never Spoken”

Cinematic post-rock jazz quintet King Capisce release their second album ‘The Future Cannot Be Born Yet, It Is Waiting For The Past To Die’ on The Audacious Art Experiment on 6th October this year. To celebrate, they are giving away a free download of:

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Atlanta's Sealions share striking "Honey" video 'Number One Lover' EP (Produced by Jason Kingsland- Band of Horses, Cults) out 9/9 on Deer Bear Wolf

Sealions share “Honey” video

Having cut their teeth on numerous projects throughout high school and college, Atlanta natives Jason Travisand Joey Patino formed Sealions in an effort to reach through the apathetic din of modern guitar rock and grasp something inventive and:

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Northern Transmissions is a music website started by music lover Charles Brownstein. The main goal of Northern Transmissions is to share and introduce new indie music artists to music lovers of indie music around the world. Northern Transmissions is a website for music lovers, created by music lovers.


The writers at Northern Transmissions cover bands from all over North America and Europe because they live there. They are true lovers of independent music. Rock, Electronica, Punk, Dub, Chillwave, Krautrock, Experimental Dance Music, and of course, Hip Hop are just a few of the genres from the independent world of music that Northern Transmissions focuses on.


Northern Transmissions is a daily publication which features interviews, reviews, and news on some of today's most influential artists and bands from the world of indie rock. Northern Transmissions' video series Records In My Life has featured Kurt Vile, Metz, and Titus Andronicus. Another feature on Northern Transmissions is Our Song Of The Day which selects and plays a song daily from an independent band or artist that has had limited exposure to the music world. This has proven to be a popular part of Northern Transmissions with indie record companies and bands.


Today, there is no shortage of great independent music coming from around the world. Northern Transmissions is constantly trying to discover what's new and exciting by listening to new music or being sent submissions from bands and record labels from Europe and all over North America. For the staff at Northern Transmissions, our greatest joy is discovering something fresh and independent musically and being able to share it with our readers.


Northern Transmissions will always stay true to it's ultimate goal of providing music lovers with a daily source to discover new bands, bands that we ourselves would listen to and love as well. Northern Transmissions also provides editorial album reviews from music that will be part of our collections and up-to-the-minute news from the indie rock world including new tour and album release dates, music festival lineups, video premieres and the streaming of new songs, along with many other item concerning the world of indie music.


Some of the independent bands and artists that have been interviewed on Northern Transmissions include Yo La Tengo, Destroyer, Rodriguez, Palma Violets, Father John Misty, Washed Out, The Drums, and Iceage.