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Air Traffic Controller // Artist of the Week

Enter the undeniably catchy, vastly underrated, upbeat, and creative indie rock storytellers - Air Traffic Controller.We have raved about them on Independent Gentlemen a few times and played them on our own iPods an embarrassing amount.
Catch the sensation inside the article, including their brand new tune about growing up in the house on the block that all the kids played in their brand new song titled "The House."

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Lane 8 // I Got What You Need (ft. Bipolar Sunshine)

Lane 8 reworks his song "Every Night" to include some sick vocals from the amazing Bipolar Sunshine. Slick as snow, "I Got What You Need" goes down the hatch like milk and honey.
Includes a dapper analysis and the Lane 8 original song.

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Ninth Floor Mannequin // Lines Advancing

Ninth Floor Mannequin is the result of a whirlwind of unfinished ideas put together after an 11 day coma. Jarrod Pedone is the man behind the band, and we find his song "Lines Advancing" to be Nostalgic and thought provoking. It's worth delving into!
Our SoundBite includes a Free Download of "Lines Advancing."

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Golden Coast // Break My Fall (With Remix)

Golden Coast is a stupendous dream/synth pop duo made up of the incredibly talented Denny White and Steven Mudd. Listen to their debut song "Break My Fall." Being Denny White fans we couldn't be happier for this cheery, hook-heavy, delight-sum new project! Free download link in the SoundBite.
Includes the Rainer and Grimm Remix

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ZHU // Faded (ODESZA Remix)

We've heard and celebrated ODESZA'stalent before here on Indie Trendsetters, and here is one of their newest releases. ZHU - Faded (ODESZA Remix) is a real world-wonder class jam, with elements of deep house and ZHU's hypnotic voice cracking this one out of the park. No wonder it has climbed to the middle of my most played list in only a weeks time!

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Indie Music // Summer Playlist 2014

Like Calvin/Hobbs, concerts/friends, and burgers/fries, we never could imagine summer without indie music. This is our second annual summer Soundlist, where we save 20+ of our outstanding indie finds with that heatwave vibe for one purpose - making your summer complete! Enjoy!

Featuring // Parade of Lights // Bronze Whale // Vacationer // and more!

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Vacationer // Good as New

Vacationer's "Good as New" is a vintage-themed dream-pop slow jam with an uplifting message and a wonderful feeling. It makes me long for the days of drive in movies, 15 cent milkshakes and high-waisted swimsuits.
Check Vacationers official music video for "Good as New" and learn more about the song by checking out the SoundBite.

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Rag Dolls // Artist of the Week

Rag Dolls will have you head banging and air guitar-ing in no time. A spunky German band in the early stages of their career, they have turned heads during two big band competitions and have garnered a solid, if not small fan base. A healthy mix of Cage the Elephant and Arctic Monkeys, these guys are a must hear for any indie rock fan!

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