Indie Music

Indie music is an area in which we have a strong passion. It is flowing not only through our site but also through our veins. Furthermore, our team have grown up encircled by the finest indie artists. Also, the passion we have is as strong today as the day we bought our first vinyl many decades ago!

Fortunately for avid indie music fans, discovering the finest new music and indie music news has never been more straightforward than it is today. As a result, we cater for all your music needs, and you will never go a day without uncovering the freshest squeezed gems. Also, what makes it even more delightful is that we provide you with the best content without you having to pay for a subscription, amazing right?

Latest Indie Music News

Kings Of Leon Are On Track For Number One

Kings Of Leon

US rockers Kings Of Leon are sailing to their sixth number one on the album chart with their new delivery, ‘When You See Yourself’. Moreover,…

Ian Brown Cancels Festival Slot Before They Refuse His Entry

Ian Brown

Ian Brown has revealed that he will no longer be playing at Neighbourhood Weekender due to his refusal to show COVID-19 vaccination proof. Quite obviously,…

‘The Who’ Say It’s Too Expensive To Create A New Record

Roger Daltrey By Raph_PH

The Who have admitted that they may never release another record because it is ‘too expensive’. Speaking to Uncut Mag, Roger Daltrey said “Will there…

Coldplay React to The ‘Fix You’ Cover By BTS

George MillingtonFeb 26, 2021
BTS BY Toomuch940912

BTS have covered Coldplay’s 2005 release ‘Fix You’ for their MTV unplugged session, and it has to be said, it is pretty damn good! Also,…

Music Fans Are Buzzing About Reading And Leeds 2021

George MillingtonFeb 25, 2021
Reading Fest By Secretlondon

With social limitations expected to disappear in England by 21st June, it is looking very likely that Reading and Leeds Fest will be going ahead.…

Bruce Springsteen And Barack Obama’s Podcast Proving To Be A Hit

George MillingtonFeb 24, 2021
Bruce Springsteen By EJ Hersom / DoD News Features

The boss AKA Bruce Springsteen and former USA president Barack Obama speak candidly on their new podcast, and it is already proving to be a…

So, what styles do we cover here at IZILION? We cover all areas of indie music. Therefore, be it indie pop, indie folk, or indie rock, we have it covered! Also, we like to hear all kinds of sounds from the indie realms; therefore, we do not adhere to just one vibe within our content. As a result, you can be safe knowing that you will find a mixed bag of tunes here that will have you hooked.

Indie Style

Does indie music just concentrate on bands who play with guitars and have cool hairstyles? Nope, it comes with a broad musical style, and there are many singers and groups which fall into the indie category while also sounding very distinct and dissimilar to their companions in the same space. Also, it is a perpetually changing scene with new sounds emerging regularly.

For indie lovers, there is nothing more glorious than coming across a new indie treasure. Indie fans crave; they constantly look for the freshest new group, which is where we come into the equation. We feed the best indie to our audience. As a result, there is never a day that goes by without the opportunity to discover the next big thing here on IZILION.

Latest Indie Music Reviews

Lana Del Rey, ‘Watercolor Eyes’ – Single Review ★★★★★

Emily HarrisJan 27, 2022
Lana Del Rey

‘Watercolor Eyes’ by Lana Del Rey – Single Rating: 5/5 ★★★★★ Lana Del Rey has returned! With ‘Watercolor Eyes’, the vocalist seizes the spotlight once more, fierce as ever.…

Miles Kane, ‘Change The Show’ – Single Review ★★★★☆

Emily HarrisJan 21, 2022
Miles Kane

‘Change The Show’ by Miles Kane – Single Rating: 4/5 ★★★★☆ Miles Kane has a lot of 60s and 70s rock and roll in his veins, so it’s…

Blood Red Shoes, ‘SUCKER’ – Single Review ★★★☆☆

Emily HarrisJan 19, 2022
Blood Red Shoes

‘SUCKER’ by Blood Red Shoes – Single Rating: 3/5 ★★★★☆ Blood Red Shoes have a knack for grabbing our attention, and their latest track, ‘SUCKER’, is no exception.…

Jack White, ‘Love Is Selfish’ – Single Review ★★★★☆

Emily HarrisJan 18, 2022
Jack White

‘Love Is Selfish’ by Jack White – Single Rating: 4/5 ★★★★☆ Jack White compels with his new release, ‘Love Is Selfish’. The song grabs you by the heartstrings…

Halsey, ‘People Disappear Here’ – Single Review ★★★★☆

Emily HarrisJan 11, 2022

‘People Disappear Here’ by Halsey – Single Rating: 4/5 ★★★★☆ ‘People Disappear Here’, the new single from Halsey is a breath of fresh air for the ears. The…

Fatherson, ‘Honest To God’ – Single Review ★★★★☆

George MillingtonDec 22, 2021

‘Honest To God’ by Fatherson – Single Rating: 4/5 ★★★★☆ With their latest track, ‘Honest To God’, Fatherson, the rapidly rising Glaswegian alt-rock band, provide the winter warmth.…

So, what is it that attracts us to new indie releases? Our love for guitar riffs, the punch of an indie vocal, and the rhythms’ power that flow through the indie genre. It is what pulls us in time and time again, and we are always craving the freshest edgy sounds.


Also, our excitement for indie music never grows old. Furthermore, we are still the giddy music lovers who get a buzz when we come across the best new group. We also get an even more considerable feeling when we come across a hit that is still on the radar.

Many indie releases go unnoticed, and we believe that the best indie sounds are yet to grace the airwaves. As a result, we dedicate our team to searching for the fittest material; and we feed your hungry ears with our best finds.

Luckily, the world is vast, and new indie groups and artists are emerging every day. Therefore, there are a plethora of music picks and choices when discovering the best new indie which hits home!

Indie Music Submissions

We are always looking for the best new indie; therefore, if you have a track that you believe we need to hear, please feel free to send it over to us by clicking here. Also, do not shy away from sending us a track if you believe it may not be suitable; we do appreciate all types of indie music. Nevertheless, we do have a screening process, and our team carefully listen to each new release before creating any content.

We welcome submissions from artists, labels and pr consultants. Also, we are happy to receive tips from anyone who has found something which is remarkable. After all, word of mouth keeps the industry going around, and we encourage it at all times here at IZILION.

Future Indie

We are excited about the future of indie music. As a result, we spend a lot of time figuring out upcoming trends, and we pay close attention to what music consumers are enjoying the most. Our team also regularly check in with the most exciting artists in the indie game to work out what they have up their sleeves.

Popular Artists

We often write about the most popular indie musicians and keep in tune with updates from the indie game’s top. You can check out the most popular alternative indie music artists on YouGov here.

The most famous artists tend to be consistent and generally stay popular for long periods. However, we do not only write about artists solely on their fame; we listen to all music in the same way, whether it be a new artist or a musician who is long in the tooth with a backlog of hits.

Therefore, if there is an indie gem that we need to hear, send it straight to our team by clicking here.

The Best Indie

We are cognizant that many indie fans relish indie from previous decades. Therefore, we occasionally write about some of the best indie tracks to have graced the planet previously.

Social Media

We interact daily with our social media audience. We see social media as a conduit for music lovers to find the best music content. As a result, we keep all of our followers up to date, and we go above and beyond with our social strategies.

Also, our social media following trust our content, and we are aware of how important trust is in journalism. As a result, our quality assurance team regularly audits content to ensure that we meet the highest standard.

Mobile Devices

Many indie music lovers access IZILION using mobile, and our journalists ensure that mobile users get the best indie content straight to their devices. As a result, every user arriving at IZILION from mobile will get the same experience as those coming from a desktop.

Single Releases

Our team provide indie music single reviews, and we blend opinion with fact, ensuring a holistic picture of new music. We open our horizons when it comes to new music, and we enjoy finding the best new tracks to review before any other outlet.

Album Releases

We deliver reviews on the latest indie albums, and we dedicate time to ensure that each album review is factual and thought-provoking blended with personal opinion.

Every album review is unique, and we score each album out of five. The rating is not based on our appreciation for the release but also delves into music theory and musicology.


IZILION is a big community with thousands of indie music enthusiasts engaging every day. Furthermore, we allow users to become a member and get stuck into the discussion. Also, we relish the idea of all music fans with diverse music tastes engaging with one another, and we encourage that within the platform.


Our vision is to give indie music more recognition and shine more light on the best new tracks. We believe that the best indie is still there for discovery, and we are always looking for the freshest content. Also, our team all share a vision of creating the best user experience online.

Every reader is in the mind of our team members at all times. As a result, we jump into the shoes of our readership to ensure that we provide valuable content time and time again. We also ask for feedback often to ensure that we do not miss any new ways to improve.


We enjoy leading the way forward for new indie music, and we pride ourselves on being leaders in the indie field.