Tag Archives: Indie folk

Song of the Day: The Night We Met by Lord Huron

This song is by Lord Huron and appears on the album Strange Trails (2015).  Lyrics: I am not the only traveler Who has not repaid his debt I’ve been searching for a trail to follow again Take me back to the night … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Start a War by The National

“Start a War” is a song by Brooklyn-based indie rock band The National from their fourth studio album, Boxer. Lyrics: We expected something, something better than before We expected something more Do you really think you can just put it in a safe Behind a … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Dirty Paws by Of Monsters and Men

“Dirty Paws” is a song written and recorded by Icelandic indie folk/indie pop band Of Monsters and Men for their debut studio album, My Head Is an Animal. Lyrics: Jumping up and down the floor, My head is an animal And once there was an … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Broken Crown by Mumford & Sons

Broken Crown is a song by British folk rock band Mumford & Sons. The track is from the band’s second studio album, Babel (2012). As with Sigh No More, the album was produced by Markus Dravs. It was released on 21 September 2012 in Ireland, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands, … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Skinny Love by Bon Iver

“Skinny Love” was the first single to be released from Bon Iver’s debut album, For Emma, Forever Ago. Justin Vernon wrote and recorded the album in his father’s isolated log cabin in north Wisconsin, where he had retreated to following the … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Switzerland by The Last Bison

The Last Bison, formerly known as Bison, is an indie folk band that formed in Chesapeake, Virginia. The Last Bison’s mountain-top chamber music combines elements of alternative indie-folk with classical sensibilities. Lyrics: We tried to sleep up in the banks of snow But … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Lightning Bolt by Jake Bugg

“Lightning Bolt” is a song by English singer-songwriter Jake Bugg. It was released on 27 April 2012 in the United Kingdom via digital download as the third single from his self-titled debut studio album Jake Bugg (2012). The song has been used on various advertisements. Lyrics: Morning, it’s … Continue reading

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