Artists To Watch | Introducing: Wussy


Over the past decade, Wussy has conquered the independent music scene with arguably one of the most stellar bodies of work in recent memory. Those that have fol... Read More...
The Pipettes, Gwenno


Formerly the frontwoman of beloved indie pop band The Pipettes, Gwenno released last year's Y Dydd Olaf, a blissful kraut-pop political concept album inspired b... Read More...
Elohim - Bridge and the Wall


Elohim released her 2nd 12" single this month via B3SCI Records featuring standout singles "Bridge and the Wall" and "Pigments." The release was the follow up t... Read More...

25 Best Female-Fronted Indie Bands and Artists

Women rock, both literally and figuratively. Yet, so often, female musicians are overlooked by their male counterparts. But not here. Below, find Ellenwood-EP’s 25 best female/female fronted indie rockers that you should be listening to right now (in no particular order):

Red Bull Sound Select Presents: 30 Days in LA 2015

Red Bull Sound Select, an artist development program that delivers the best in new music, announced the second annual Red Bull Sound Select Presents: 30 Days in LA will take place November 2015. The month-long music festival will feature 60+ can't miss artists in venues throughout Los Angeles, exclusive to Red Bull Sound Select members.

15 Songs of the Summer

It may almost be August, but summer isn't over yet. Here are 15 songs by both up-and-coming and more established indie artists to get you through the second half of summer:

Treasure Island Music Festival 2015 + Lineup

Treasure Island Music Festival, a 2-day festival from October 17-18, 2015, takes place on a cozy artificial island between San Francisco and Oakland. Hosted by bay area music and concert veterans, Another Planet Entertainment and Noise Pop, the festival provides first-rate talent in an intimate setting right by the sea.

Taste Of Chaos Festival, Saturday, October 3, feat. Jimmy Eat World, The Used, Dashboard Confessional Thrice, The All-American Rejects, Saves The Day, Glassjaw, The Movielife, Story of The Year and More

Performances by: Jimmy Eat World, The Used, Dashboard Confessional Thrice, The All-American Rejects, Saves The Day, Glassjaw, The Movielife, Story of The Year and More. Tickets and VIP Packages go on sale Monday June 22 at 10AM California Time, With Limited Number of $25 Early Bird Tix Available


Crowds exceeding 50,000 music fans are expected to attend Make Music Pasadena, the West Coast’s largest free music festival, on Saturday, June 6, from 11:00am until 11:00pm. This year’s festival lineup features performances by How to Dress Well, Sir Sly, Kishi Bashi, Hundred Waters, Nick Waterhouse, Kaleo, Caroline Smith, Lydia Ainsworth, Avid Dancer, and many more.

What The Festival 2015 The “Millennial Generation’s Woodstock”

NBC has dubbed What the Festival as The "Millennial Generation's Woodstock". With A lush outdoor setting , this 18 and over electronic music event hosts 5,000 people in Tygh County, Oregon. Each general admission ticket comes with a "walk-in" camping pass and accommodating amenities aimed towards upgrades. Described as a well organized festival with great food vendors and an excellent vibe, it is home to the biggest disco ball in the United States. Get your hallucinogens ready (but hide them well - searches are thorough!).
LACOSTE DESERT POOL PARTY photo credit: Wire Image

Coachella Street Style: 35 of the Best Looks From the Festival’s Hottest Parties

Let’s be honest, the bands at Coachella aren’t the only things that rock at the annual music festival. Every year, the fab fashion that descends on Indio draws almost as much attention as the billed headliners. And while the festival grounds play host to many a boho babe rocking fringe and flower crowns, some of the most fashion forward outfits pop up off the polo fields at the festival’s oh-so-exclusive parties. Whether rocking an oversized nose ring à la Kendall Jenner at the Lacoste Desert Pool Party or touches of fur—in 90-degree-weather!—as two daring gals did at Forever 21’s “Party in the Sky” fete, VIP guests proved that nothing’s off limits when it comes to festival fashion! But if your invitation to party alongside A-listers got lost in the mail, don’t worry—we have your behind-the-scenes peek at the what stylish stars and trendsetters wore at Coachella’s hottest events!

THE BELLE BRIGADE Interview + February Residency at The Echo Feb 4,11,18, 25

A indie brother/sister duo, The Belle Brigade (Ethan and Barbara Gruska), drop their sophomore album "Just Because" on March 25th. In the meantime, they're headlining a residency at the Echo for the month of February to promote their new tunes. Shosh sat down with the pair just before they performed to get the scoop on the new album, their sibling rivalry and what they have planned next,