Music from New Zealand – Benny Tipene // Indie-Folk

Benny Tipene, born in 1990, is a singer-songwriter and musician from Auckland, New Zealand. Listen to his great song “Make You Mine”:

Instrumental version:

Music from Canada – Coeur de pirate // Indie Pop

Coeur de pirate (engl. heart of a pirate) is an indie pop musician from Québec. Listen to her cover of “Mistra Gagnat”:

Listen to the original song by Renaud Séchan here

Music from the US – Vonagarden // Indie

Vonagarden is an US-american indie folk band from Nashville. Found this nice description on their ReverbNation site:

Vonagarden is an organic garden of hope. A band of friends creating a new sound filled with positive vibrations. Vona means “hope” in Icelandic. The founder, Garrett Miller’s vision is to bring refreshment to the hearts of people with sound that personifies the joy of rainfall after a drought, and sunlight on land to create a garden in the hearts of listeners….a vonagarden.

Have a listen to their nice song “After All You Have Done”:

Music from the US – Death Cab for Cutie

The US-american band Death Cab for Cutie, formed in 1997, are best known for indie pop and alternative rock music. Have a listen to their great song “A Lack of Color”:

Music from South Africa – The Black Hotels

Formed in 2006, The Black Hotels from South Africa are an alternative rock group from Johannesburg. Listen to their nice song “I’m The Ghost”:

Music from Iceland – Kaleo

Iceland, Iceland and Iceland once again! Refered to its population, Iceland has a high number of great bands and musicians.

Kaleo, is an Icelandic band best known for their harmful indie pop, rock and folk music. The band of the four musicians Jökull Júlíusson, Davíð Antonsson, Daníel Ægir Kristjánsson and Rubin Pollock was formed in 2012. Have a listen to their great song “Vor í Vaglaskógi”: