indie

Music

ezra koenig: “is rock dead? yes. is the guitar a relevant instrument? not really”

The indie boom is long over, but Vampire Weekend have prevailed as the era’s most imaginative and transcendent group.
Ryan White
5.7.19
Music

emily reo is cheering herself on

The indie-pop singer claps back at toxic masculinity in her new video for 'Strawberry,' premiering today on i-D.
Nick Fulton
4.12.19
Music

this south korean surf-rock album is a spirited ode to friendship

Say Sue Me's vibrant new record, 'Where We Were Together,' premieres in full on i-D. The album was written after one bandmember suffered an accident.
Ilana Kaplan
4.10.18
Music

“we’re like a disease” – shame go down and out in paris and london

See what happened when we hit the road with Britain’s most exciting new band.
Matthew Whitehouse
1.17.18
Music

25 years of chapter music: a chat and a cuppa with ben and guy

For 25 years, Guy Blackman and Ben O’Connor have worked to create a "beautiful, healthy, expressive music scene."
Triana Hernandez
12.15.17
News

yeah yeah yeahs release trailer for film documenting their early 00s ‘near downfall’

"There Is No Modern Romance," named after one of their lyrics, will be released in a bundle with the upcoming reissue debut album "Fever to Tell."
Charlotte Gush
10.4.17
Features

this new book examines new york's early-aughts music scene

"Meet Me in the Bathroom" is an oral history of the last true rock'n’roll music scene – New York 2001-2010.
Kate Hutchinson
8.8.17
Music

goat girl are the casual saviours of underground indie

"Music can't save you from death, but it can save you from boredom."
Frankie Dunn
6.28.17
Music

introducing vagabon: the new york songwriter breaking down the barriers of indie

Lætitia Tamko is the engineer turned indie rocker bursting out of the New York underground.
Matthew Whitehouse
5.25.17
indie

digitalism: music to... get lost to

The Deutsch duo lay down a mix of electro-indie gems.
i-D Staff
5.17.16
Music

team i-D's #indieamnesty

There's a Time For Heroes and there's a time for a #indieamnesty
Francesca Dunn
i-D Staff
4.7.16
Music

​go mad with the rhythm method

With their first show of the year taking place tonight at Holloway’s indie mecca, Nambucca, open your curtains to The Sound of Young Wandsworth.
Matthew Whitehouse
3.31.16
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