100 Best Indie Music Blogs and Websites
Indie Music Blogs
Here are 100 Best Indie Music Blogs you should follow in 2023
Los Angeles, California, US
Under the Radar is an indie music magazine that is known for in-depth and characterized interviews with bands large and small, as well as their accompanying unique and stylistic photo shoots. It offers intelligent and sometimes humorous, articles that go far beyond a band's major influences, often accompanied by exclusive photo shoots.
Also in Music Blogs, Music Magazines, Indie Music Magazines
51.7K⋅ 47.1K⋅ 12.1K ⋅30 posts / week Get Email Contact
Jamsphere Indie Music Magazine & Radio Network is a truly independent magazine & radio network aimed at promoting and marketing indie artists, within a prestigious and authoritative container. News, interviews and reviews on our magazine pages and airplay on our dedicated radio station, allow our featured artists to kick-start their musical careers, certify web presences and increase credibility.
46.8K⋅ 118.9K ⋅1 post / day Get Email Contact
We are celebrators of fresh creativity. Atwood Magazine is an independent music journal dedicated to giving an authentic voice to new music discovery.
11.6K⋅ 18.2K⋅ 5.3K ⋅30 posts / month Get Email Contact
New York, US
Obscure Sound is an indie music site that I formed in February 2006 out of a love for finding new and emerging quality music. My name is Mike Mineo and I'm the site's founder and editor. This site aims to provide music fans with the latest and greatest music, preferably from artists you've never heard of before.
Also in American Music Blogs, New York Music Blogs, Obscure Music Blogs
10.4K⋅ 6.3K⋅ 1.1K ⋅22 posts / week ⋅ Apr 2007 Get Email Contact
Colchester, England, UK
It's All Indie is an international website bringing you the latest news, reviews, interviews, videos and downloads.
46.8K⋅ 6K ⋅14 posts / week Get Email Contact
Learn how different artists approach the songwriting process, and hear them tell the stories behind their songs. Every song has two stories.
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338⋅ 1K⋅ 553 ⋅2 posts / day Get Email Contact
VannDigital is a new media network that provides you with the best in Hip-Hop, Urban, Indie and Black media. Mission is to provide an urban media outlet for the unsigned, the underground, & the underrated
748⋅ 3.7K ⋅27 posts / week ⋅ Jul 2012 Get Email Contact
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Indie88 (CIND-FM) is Toronto's New Alternative. Launched on August 3rd, 2013, as Canada's first indie music station, Indie88 provides a platform for emerging artists while paying homage to the classics that inspired them. Indie88 is where new music belongs. It's also a multi-media hub for news, local lifestyle, and pop-culture content focused on unique and engaging stories.
108.3K⋅ 47.5K ⋅1 post / day Get Email Contact
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
At Indie Shuffle, we believe humans are better than robots when it comes to music discovery. Indie Shuffle is a music blog that helps you discover new music and playlists: indie rock, hip hop, electronic, and more.
109.6K⋅ 50.3K ⋅17 posts / month Get Email Contact
10. EARMILK » Indie
San Francisco, California, US
Read all and everything about Indie music from artists to new releases & exclusive interviews, and more. EARMILK is an online music publication. We use our experience as journalists, musicians, and fanatics to share our musical taste in the latest hits and underground discoveries across all musical genres.
144.1K⋅ 52.5K ⋅28 posts / month Get Email Contact
Denver, Colorado, US
This Song Is Sick is all about making it easier for you to discover sick new music that you've never heard before. We work with musicians and record labels from all over the world to showcase a variety of the freshest electronic, hip-hop, indie, and alternative music to a global following that is comprised of millions of music lovers in over 110 countries. So, make yourself at home while enjoying countless amazing musicians from a variety of genres and let the sick sounds fill your ears!
253.1K⋅ 28K ⋅2 posts / day Get Email Contact
12. Kings of A&R
New Jersey, US
Throughout the last decade, Kings of A&R has featured hundreds of artists worldwide introducing them to indie music lovers, the creative community, and tastemakers. KOAR features the latest emerging artists before they skyrocket.
18.1K⋅ 43.9K ⋅12 posts / month Get Email Contact
13. A&R Factory
London, England, UK
Since 2012, we have grown into one of the most respected artist and repertoire (A&R) blogs. We help music industry professionals discover new independent music from across the world.
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12.3K⋅ 16.6K⋅ 5.1K ⋅6 posts / day Get Email Contact
Anaheim, California, US
Indie Vision Music was established in 2000 with a focus on independent, faith-based music. Read news, reviews, exclusive interviews, song of the day, music videos, and more.
2.3K⋅ 4.8K ⋅27 posts / month Get Email Contact
15. Indie Rock Cafe
Indie Rock Cafe, founded in 2007, is one of the leading and longest-running indie rock music blogs on the web highlighting talented, promising, and under-the-radar DIY artists and bands from across the United States and around the world. They are honored to be one of the most popular indie blogs that feature both well-known and rarely heard indie and alternative music.
Also in Rock Music Blogs
16.7K⋅ 17.2K⋅ 917 ⋅30 posts / year Get Email Contact
mp3hugger is an indie music blog based off the Irish coast towards Iceland. It started in September 2005 to introduce new music to people who may not otherwise get to hear it.
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1.2K⋅ 2.1K ⋅1 post / day ⋅ Mar 2005 Get Email Contact
17. FVMusic Blog
FVMusic Blog is an Indie Music Blog dedicated to sharing the best new music and artists. If you are searching for reviews, interviews, and features then you are in the right place.
Also in UK Indie Music Blogs
2.9K⋅ 8.3K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
Brussels, Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest, Belgium
A Brussels-based music blog dedicated to indie and alternative pop in its widest definition. Articles cover new tracks, new videos, new albums, video reviews, news, and track reviews.
3.4K⋅ 2.2K ⋅12 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
19. Indie Obsessive
San Francisco, California, US
This blog is generally directed to indie music and more particularly to a concert obsessed audience. They are a proud contributor to Hype Machine.
12.6K⋅ 8.6K ⋅4 posts / week Get Email Contact
20. The Static Dive
Queensbury, New York, US
StaticDive.com is a music blog featuring independent Pop, Rock, and Electronic artists from around the globe. Here you can find brief intros and reports consisting of Information on Artists and their latest works. The site is also home to Experimental Electronica artist The Static Dive (aka Bob).
2.4K⋅ 4.5K⋅ 1.9K ⋅2 posts / day Get Email Contact
Brooklyn, New York, US
We here at IOTM like to think of ourselves as the digital world's Mom and Pop shop for show and tour booking, and we do our absolute darndest to provide the best resources around for musicians/bands of all styles and accomplishments to get out there and play more shows. Since its launch in late 2008 Indie on the Move has grown into one of the strongest musician communities on the web with a ton of features expediting and enhancing the show and tour booking process.
18.6K⋅ 9.7K ⋅10 posts / day Get Email Contact
22. Wolf in a Suit
Wolf in a Suit is here to share music. A music blog where you will see interviews, articles, reviews, recommendations, and even videos (acoustic sessions, days in the life, video interviews, music video releases). And of course, I will occasionally write about other topics like Movies, Television, Fashion, and Travel.
3.7K⋅ 2.8K ⋅26 posts / month Get Email Contact
The blog features articles on various topics of independent music like music reviews, interviews, and writers. Santa Rosa Records is a Texas-based independent label, recording studio, and curator of underground roots music from around the globe and across all genres.
1.5K⋅ 515 ⋅3 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
Hudson Falls, New York, US
Listen to independent artists and music shared by Raven Sings The Blues in this segment of the blog. Raven Sings The Blues started in 2006 as a collaboration between three co-workers. Now it is a site covering psych, garage, indie, electronic, experimental, and crucial reissues.
2.5K⋅ 3.3K ⋅6 posts / week Get Email Contact
Welcome to IndiePulse Music Zine, a Journalistic and Music News Magazine Online, with great reviews and Interviews. We cover stories about the Indie Music artists that are doing what they want and pursuing their destiny while hoping not to have to work minimum wage jobs into their 80's.
Also in Independent Music Blogs
4.3K⋅ 2.3K ⋅18 posts / week Get Email Contact
Lefuturewave is a Dutch-based music blog and playlist curator. We share music from emerging and established artists.
2.6K⋅ 6.8K ⋅12 posts / week Get Email Contact
At Various Small Flames, we believe that music and writing have the power to connect people and help them better understand themselves and each other. We are dedicated to sharing music from independent artists, especially home recordings and DIY labels, that we feel do this particularly well.
Also in Folk Music Blogs
2.8K⋅ 3.4K ⋅12 posts / month Get Email Contact
28. Indie Music Spot
Get all the latest updates and information of Indie music at the Indie Music Spot.
2.1K⋅ 8.1K ⋅3 posts / day Get Email Contact
29. Indie Music Spin
Los Angeles, California, US
Our vision is to create a unique space where music fans and artists can come to explore and discover unique new music. We aim to filter out the noise in order to provide you with musical treasures that you will not only adore but feel connected to.
4.4K ⋅5 posts / week Get Email Contact
30. Jersey Indie
New Jersey, US
Jersey Indie showcases and promotes NJ's independent artists, small businesses, and creative minds, through Video Production, Social Media Promotion, Featured Artist/Business Pages, interviews, album reviews, event listings, and more.
1.6K⋅ 5.5K ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact
Fort Wayne, Indiana, US
Covers news about the underground and independent music scene. Jammerzine is a source for those who love to discover new music.
9K⋅ 6K ⋅11 posts / week Get Email Contact
32. ROCK THE PIGEON
West Coast, New Zealand
Rock The Pigeon started as an anonymously written indie music blog based in East Bay Area and have expanded writers throughout the US and we cover all types of music.
2K⋅ 1.8K ⋅11 posts / week Get Email Contact
Our site is one of the largest growing independent hip-hop blogs on the internet today! The blog is paving the way to give Indie Hip-Hop & R'n'B-related content to the world. Giving our fans new hip hop material like music videos, singles, albums/mixtapes, interviews, reviews, and many more, and our mission is to motivate as many young music creators as possible from coast-to-coast.
Also in Hip Hop and Rap Blogs, Indie Hip Hop Blogs
3.1K⋅ 1.9K⋅ 7.7K ⋅6 posts / month Get Email Contact
New York, US
An indie music review blog showcasing the latest releases from indie artists all over the globe. Articles cover album reviews, MP3s downloads, music videos, concert reviews, tour dates, and more.
1.8K⋅ 2K ⋅5 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
35. Indie Buddie
Indie Buddie is a blog about amazing new music from exciting bands and artists who deserve recognition.
5.4K⋅ 1.6K ⋅8 posts / month Get Email Contact
36. Spectral Nights
Aldershot, England, UK
Spectral Nights is a place where we get to wax lyrical about bands we like, gigs we've been to, and anything else that takes our fancy - from album reviews to new music videos and the occasional interview, festival review and band playlist.
313⋅ 2.3K ⋅4 posts / week Get Email Contact
37. The Ark Of Music
Buffalo, New York, US
Explore Music News and Reviews from the Ark Of Music. The Ark of Music strives to enrich the music culture by connecting independent and small-label musicians with the music-loving public. We are dedicated to discovering and providing greater exposure for the unheard-of, independent, and small-label musicians of planet Earth.
2.2K⋅ 1.3K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
Discover all the latest Indie Music News, Top Music Artists, Artists To Watch, Celebrity, Entertainment News, and More with Out Now Magazine. Out Now is an influential music magazine featuring inclusive interviews, new music, artists to watch, nightlife scene, music charts, and more!
5.2K⋅ 5.3K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
Indie is not a genre is an independent music blog that covers new Indie albums, reviews, interviews and concert livestreams. We are an independent source for new music from the UK, Australia, Canada and beyond.
3.1K⋅ 3K ⋅4 posts / month Get Email Contact
Janglepophub Blog is dedicated to all jangly indie/guitar/jangle-pop. Check out new indie songs, albums, artists' news and features and more!
1 post / day Get Email Contact
Boston, Massachusetts, US
Indie Spoonful is a highly selective music review blog. We give our audience objective, in-depth, quality reviews of original songs in all genres. Because each artist is screened, you can rely on finding the best new music on Indie Spoonful. Indie Spoonful is a division of BWH Music Group.
522 ⋅4 posts / month Get Email Contact
We are the independent portal of Latin America. News, interviews, shows, events, rock in Spanish, indie music and online radio.
10.6K⋅ 7.7K⋅ 780 ⋅2 posts / week Get Email Contact
43. Indie Music News
Indie Music News is a place for anyone interested to learn more about indie artists and their music. The site doesn't fall behind to publish write-ups regularly on new or old age music, providing a glimpse into the soul of independent music.
8 posts / week Get Email Contact
Boston, Massachusetts, US
10 Questions are a fun way to get know some of the best indie artists and bands in today's music scene through 10 intriguing questions. It all starts with great music. Every artist is pre-screened to bring you the best new indie from around the world. Then, we categorize each artist by genre so you can easily discover great music in the genres you like to listen to. Each month, we change up the questions to bring you fresh, new and fun material.
3.1K⋅ 522 ⋅4 posts / month Get Email Contact
45. Neon Filler Blog
Neon Filler was created in 2009 by Joe Lepper and Dorian Rogers. Since then it has grown to include articles by our wonderful bunch of contributors, regular Top 10 features and in 2011 we published our Top 100 Indie and Alternative Albums list. Indie Music UK is the home of indie and alt music website.
Also in UK Alternative Music Blogs
856⋅ 2.1K ⋅1 post / week ⋅ Sep 2010 Get Email Contact
46. Edge of Arcady
Cardiff, Wales, UK
Edge of Arcady is here to show off the music we love. Indie, alternative, or whatever. Exciting new bands alongside established acts. Signed or unsigned - in the internet age, what does it matter? As long as the music is thrilling, vital, and created to instigate a global or personal revolution. Although our main go-to bands are guitar-based, if we like the sound of an artist we'll write about them.
45⋅ 1.1K ⋅2 posts / week Get Email Contact
London, England, UK
We are a London-based music blog and we love to discover the best new music from the London indie scene and from all around the world.
1.1K⋅ 3.3K ⋅1 post / day Get Email Contact
Stay up to date with reviews, interviews, candid analysis, and news of women in the indie music industry. I'm Linda Garnett and I give talented women in the Indie Music field the information, connections, and attention they need to propel the growth of their career.
630⋅ 2.9K ⋅7 posts / year Get Email Contact
Each week I post my Top 30 favorite songs, and occasionally post lists of favorite songs for a specific year or decade, or a particular theme of interest. I enjoy discovering and supporting indie artists and bands, so I write reviews of their music or articles about them to help promote them to a wider audience. I'm Jeff, a now old man, who's just a wannabe DJ - of my own radio station!
949 ⋅1 post / day Get Email Contact
Find your next musicalcrush here and get latest additions to the mixtapes. Stay tuned for the best alternative music updates.
211⋅ 542 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
The Euro Indie Music Chart is revered as the definitive European Indie Music Network chart. The chart is broadcasted in over 60 countries and on hundreds of Radio stations network worldwide. The Euro Indie Music Chart ranking is drawn up based on the results achieved by the artists in the radio and TV broadcasts affiliated with the European Indie Music Network and the approval of the public. Browse through the latest music and album in the indie genre, people's favourites and more!
5 posts / day Get Email Contact
The StreamLINE Music Blog INDIE MUSIC Page brings you the best as it relates to the best in indie music worldwide. Check it out and discover new music from across the globe. We are a beacon for the independent music industry. The StreamLINE Music Blog is a premium music and entertainment e-zine, published by The First Icon Agency LLC. We serve as a prime resource of information and promotion for the music and entertainment industries, on a mainstream and independent level.
482 ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
RobMoro is a music blog focusing on indie/alternative new music from Ireland, UK, and Europe. The blog has won 'Blog of the Year' at the KBC SMEDIAS in 2016 and was a finalist in 2016. Other nominations for the blog come from Irish Blogger Association Awards for 'Male Blogger of the Year' and 'Best Social Media Personality'.
337⋅ 870 ⋅3 posts / month Get Email Contact
54. Indie Republik
Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Indie Republik featurs the newest and best indie rock, indie pop, indie fashion, indie books & indie aesthetic.
1.4K ⋅3 posts / month Get Email Contact
Indie Music Academy is your guide to the music industry. Take your music career to a higher degree of success with tips on how to break into the music industry and how to be successful in the music industry with no money. Music Industry Blog is updated every week with new articles, guides, and exclusive advice.
1.2K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
Sublime Exile Recordings is an independent music publisher since 2002.
3.1K⋅ 263 ⋅5 posts / week Get Email Contact
Nashville, Tennessee, US
East of 8th covers all things in the indie and alternative music scene. Based out of Nashville, Tennessee, follow us for album and concert reviews, music festival coverage, music news, and curated playlists. Susan, a self-described life-long band nerd and strong advocate for proper grammar, began her musical adventures at age 9 at a piano keyboard. She named this blog East of 8th because she loves independent and alternative rock, and is lucky enough to live a just a few minutes east of its southern soul.
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2.5K⋅ 1.5K ⋅2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
New Jersey, US
The Music Insight Column (The MIC), is a music blog designed to discuss music and celebrate emerging artists. Here, you'll find interviews, articles, and curated playlists!
219⋅ 115 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
59. Upstream Indie
Upstream Indie is an online music blog highlighting the latest from up-and-coming independent artists and creators across genres. Our platform allows people to explore, discover, and connect.
979⋅ 1.5K ⋅3 posts / week Get Email Contact
60. NOVA MUSIC blog
NOVA MUSIC blog is about music, from novice to emerging groups to it artists singers, songwriters, and bands too. It's about sharing knowledge about talented musicians, their music, and their stories.
653⋅ 348 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
New York, US
IndieWavves is an NYC-based independent music and lifestyle media company founded by Piera Lolandes in late 2016. Our focus is to share the next wave of emerging acts in music creatively and unconventionally by incorporating social media, video journalism, music streaming services, and partnerships with artists on the rise. We aim to make your experience discovering your next music obsession fun, unexpected, and unique.
160⋅ 91 ⋅8 posts / day Get Email Contact
Discover loads of indie musicians from all over the world! We focus all our efforts, daily, to bring you the best of independent music, whether it's indie-folk, indie-pop, or indie-rock. We mostly write and talk about emotional indie music, so will find loads of reviews about fresh releases and regular podcasts, featuring interviews and new music for your to discover.
9 posts / day Get Email Contact
Skopje, Macedonia The Former Yugoslav Republic of
Covers articles about culture, music, events. Underground Frequencies is a platform based in the Balkans with the goals to unite the youth through contemporary art, electronic music and raving culture.
5.5K ⋅2 posts / week Get Email Contact
Belgrade, Beograd, Serbia
DJ&Music Blogger Random funny music impressions, life through indie music Genre: indie pop, indie/alternative rock, indie dance, edm Year: 2017
6 ⋅2 posts / week ⋅ Nov 2020 Get Email Contact
This site would serve 2 main purposes. The first is very simple: to share and spread great music. The second is to help artists gain the recognition they deserve. Explore the Indie Rock section for the latest updates on albums and singles, artists, musicians and more!
1 post / month Get Email Contact
66. IndieX Music
IndieX Music is an independent music blog, that reveals and shines a light on independent artists, singles, and albums. Stay tuned to read about rare and undiscovered music.
2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
Since 2007 the Independent Music News Network has striven to host professional press releases from unsigned artists the world over. Whether you're a fan entrenched in the music underground or a garage artist spending countless hours at the DAW, we exist for news that matters to you.
2 posts / month Get Email Contact
68. The Greater Good
Hi, I'm Jessica, the administrator and writer for this site. I wanted to create a space to share my journey through music and the effects it has had on my own life with respect to others. Years and years of passionate listening time, delving into as many different genres as possible over time, and a strong connection to artists and other creatives has sparked inspiration in me to begin writing about the healing properties of music and the ways it can bridge societal and cultural gaps.
73 ⋅25 posts / year Get Email Contact
69. Indie Nation
Los Angeles, California, US
Indie Nation, the most diverse and tasteful Indie Channel on YouTube; Where you'll hear every type of Indie music from electronic to alternative.
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3.4K⋅ 2.4K ⋅5 posts / quarter ⋅ Nov 2016 Get Email Contact
Indie Folk Central provides a continuous stream of indie folk music to people around the world. When you want to hear some good indie folk, you can count on Indie Folk Central.
Also in Folk Music Youtube Channels
8.2K ⋅2 posts / month ⋅ Feb 2016 Get Email Contact
London, England, UK
The Line of Best Fit is the UK's biggest independent website devoted to new music. For more than a decade we've been one of the world's most trusted voices for music discovery, read by millions of fans every month, in search of their new favorite band.
75.9K⋅ 81.6K ⋅23 posts / year Get Email Contact
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Toronto-based music blog finding the best new music in the feeds. To the point track features, videos, quick reviews and streaming playlists.
Also in Canadian Music Blogs, Toronto Music Blogs
8K⋅ 18.4K ⋅ Jan 2006 Get Email Contact
74. The Music Site
City of Angels
Grimy Goods is L.A.'s premier music lifestyle blog. It's a hip site to discover the best new indie music, concerts, fashion and L.A. life.
14.8K⋅ 12.1K⋅ 30.5K Get Email Contact
Indie Music Bloggers
|Blogger Name||Blog Link||Total Blog Posts|
Indie Music Blog Topics
|Topic||Number of posts|
|Find Up And Coming Music Artists||1319|
|Top Indie Music Blog||988|
|Top Music Blog & Promoters In The USA||584|
|Topic||Past Month Count|
Indie Music Blogs By Category
|Category||No. of Blogs|
|Indie Hip Hop Blogs||25|
|Indie Folk Music Blogs||18|
|Lofi Music Blogs||10|
Indie Music Blogs By Country
|Country||No. of Blogs|
|UK Indie Music Blogs||43|