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

Many Women Assaulted By Man At Paramore Concert


It has come to light that a male concertgoer in Utah on October 4th assaulted many female concertgoers while Paramore was performing there. Paramore said…

Shaun Ryder To Play Solo For The First Time In 11 Years

Shaun Ryder

According to recent rumours, Shaun Ryder will perform a solo gig for the first time in 11 years. Furthermore, the singer for Happy Monday will…

Arctic Monkeys Release New Single ‘Body Paint’

George MillingtonSep 30, 2022
Arctic Monkeys

Sheffield rock band Arctic Monkeys have dropped a surprise new track from their upcoming album, ‘The Car’. The new single, ‘Body Paint,’ is out now…

Sam Fender Cancels US Gigs Due To Mental Health

George MillingtonSep 14, 2022
Sam Fender

Because of difficulties with his mental health, Sam Fender has had to cancel his planned performances in the United States. Furthermore, the vocalist of ‘Seventeen…

Arctic Monkeys Are Back With New Album

George MillingtonAug 25, 2022
Arctic Monkeys

Arctic Monkeys will release a new album, ‘The Car’ on October 21st, and it is already sending the band’s devoted following into a frenzy. The…

George Ezra Is Considering Stepping Away From The Limelight

George MillingtonAug 15, 2022
George Ezra

Recently, singer-songwriter George Ezra gave an interview to The Daily Telegraph, in which he disclosed that he is contemplating a fresh start away from the…

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

The Gaslight Anthem, ‘Little Fires’ – Single Review ★★★★★

Becky AndersonSep 8, 2023
The Gaslight Anthem

‘Little Fires’ by The Gaslight Anthem – Single Rating: 5/5 ★★★★★ The Gaslight Anthem, from the heart of New Jersey, have returned with their latest single, ‘Little Fires’.…

The Kills, ‘103’ – Single Review ★★★★☆

Becky AndersonSep 6, 2023
The Kills

‘103’ by The Kills – Single Rating: 4/5 ★★★★☆ The Kills are back in action with their latest single, ‘103’; it’s a scorching addition to their already exhilarating…

YUNGBLUD, ‘Hated’ – Single Review ★★★★☆

Becky AndersonAug 31, 2023

‘Hated’ by YUNGBLUD – Single Rating: 4/5 ★★★★☆ YUNGBLUD, the boundary-pushing artist, is back in the spotlight with his latest track, ‘Hated’. Released as a demo on August…

The Killers, ‘Your Side of Town’ – Single Review ★★★★☆

Becky AndersonAug 29, 2023
The Killers

‘Your Side of Town’ by The Killers – Single Rating: 4/5 ★★★★☆ The Killers’ latest single, ‘Your Side of Town’, encapsulates the very essence of the band’s signature…

Cold War Kids, ‘Run Away With Me’ – Single Review ★★★★★

Emily HarrisAug 24, 2023
Cold War Kids

‘Run Away With Me’ by Cold War Kids – Single Rating: 5/5 ★★★★★ Cold War Kids make a huge return to the scene with their latest single, ‘Run…

Future Islands, ‘Deep In The Night’ – Single Review ★★★★☆

Becky AndersonAug 23, 2023
Future Islands

‘Deep In The Night’ by Future Islands – Single Rating: 4/5 ★★★★☆ Future Islands makes a strong return with their highly anticipated new single, ‘Deep In The Night’,…

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.