Posts Tagged ‘Indie’

“24 Turned 25” by Denison Witmer

October 22, 2008

Check out more Denison at his official site or his MySpace.

“Red Rover” by Rosie Thomas

October 20, 2008

Rosie Thomas has the voice of an angel and is a favorite here at Chum HQ. She’s put out 3 albums on Sub Pop and 1 on her own label, Sing Along Records. Check out more at her official site or her Myspace page.

“Red Rover” featuring footage from Rosie’s childhood.

“John Wayne Gacy, Jr.” by Sufjan Stevens

October 19, 2008

A hauntingly beautiful song accompanied by some rather disturbing educational films from the 1950’s.

“Dancing in Chains” by aKido

October 12, 2008

“Dancing in Chains” from the album Blink by aKido. Filmed by Thien Vu Dang.  Check out aKido’s official website as well as their Myspace.

“If a Song Could Get Me You” by Marit Larsen

September 26, 2008

Pretty Feist-like. Nice folk-pop with a simple yet interesting video. I like the indie-film feel of it. Check out more at her official website.

“Volcano” by Damien Rice

September 15, 2008

I’m a big fan….I’m hoping he’ll be releasing a new album soon. This song, “Volcano” is from his album 0. Recorded live at Abbey Road Studios. Oh, in the interest of full-disclosure, I have a voice-crush on the woman singing with him, Lisa Hannigan.

“Wrong Side of The Bed”-an award winning short film

August 19, 2008

And by short, I mean, barely over a minute long.

“Why Do You Let Me Stay Here”-first music video from She and Him

August 8, 2008

She and Him is the duo comprised of actor/singer Zooey Deschanel and indie-folk artist M. Ward.  Check out their trippy video from their album Volume One.

“Dragonfly” by My Brightest Diamond

June 24, 2008

Video for “Dragonfly” by My Brightest Diamond, on the Asthmatic Kitty label.

Jack Johnson, Donavan Frankenreiter, and G.Love on The Orange Room

June 23, 2008

A nice live performance “Rodeo Clowns”, “Heading Home,” and “Rainbow”performed live for The Orange Room radio show.