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 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”:

 

 

Music from Greece/Canada – Katerine Duska

Listen to the song “One in a Million” by Katerine Duska, born in Montreal to greek parents, and now living in Athens. Her music includes elements of indie pop, indie folk, neo-soul and blues elements and is led by her amazing voice!

Music from the US – The Morning Banders

Hello :-)

The Morning Benders started in 2005 as a solo-project for Chris Chu. During that time, he spent his days studying music at the University of California, Berkeley whilst spending his nights recording songs from a laptop. As time passed, he formed a band with friends who he had met in UC Berkeley.

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Music from the UK – Chungking

Chungking is a british indie pop formed in 2003 in Brighton. Listen to their song “Making Music”:

Thanks for this suggestion, thesonnyone!

Music from Colombia – Esteman

Esteman, born as Esteban Mateus Williamso in 1984 is a colombian singer and composer of pop, indie-pop and folk music from Bogota. Listen to his wonderful song “Aqui estoy yo” featuring Andrea Echeverri: