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”:

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Music from the UK – Steven Wilson

Steven Wilson, born in 1967, is an english musician and producer. He is best known as lead guitarist of the alternative band Porcupine Tree. In 2003 he released his first solo pieces. Listen to his great song “Drive Home”:

Music from the US – Wilco

Wilco is an US-american alternative band from Chicago. They formed in 1994 after the breakup of the influential alternative country group Uncle Tupelo. Their album ‘A Ghost Is Born’, released in 2004 earned a grammy for the best alternative album in 2005. Listen to its song “At Least That’s What You Said”:

Music from Ireland – Róisín O

Róisín O is an Irish folk pop singer from Dublin. Her music is really catchy, and reminds me to icelandic alternative, indie pop music. Listen to her nice “Tea Song”:

Also listen to her piece Synchronicity

Music from Italy – What,Really?

What,Really? is an Italian power pop and alternative pop including four members who once met in Bologna. Listen to their nice song “Ophelia (among the flowers):

Music from Congo DR/France – Gasandji

Gasandji is a congolese alternative, soul and jazz-fusion musician. Listen to her nice piece “Na lingui yo”: