Welcome to Soul track version 2.0; here, I would like to introduce to you some of the unknown or mildly famous singers or music bands yet unfamiliar to the world. They are highly talented and passionate about what they do and have gathered a bit of an audience in their music career but, they deserve more applause for their work. So let’s increase their fan base, guys because they really deserve it.
So start reading, and start playing.
If you have seen the movie “Secret Life of Walter Mitty” by Ben Stiller, then you would have probably downloaded its mesmerizing soundtrack too. This Swedish indie-folk musician wrote most of the jiggles and the songs for the movie. Just with his acoustic guitar and soft voice, he introduced a brand new form of folk music. Now with 3 albums and countless EP'( EXTENDED PLAYS ), he is reforming the music platform.
Aurora Aksnes is just 19 years old, but she is screaming her way through the music industry with her take on electronic and pop music. Her single ” running with the wolves” became an instant chartbuster on the radio, and now her other hit, “Murder song,” has been selected to the official FIFA ’16 track-list. She is currently working on her debut album ‘Winter Bird, ‘which is coming out next year. Till then, listen to this single.
Daughter is a three-member English indie-folk band. Its first music album,” If you leave,” was released in 2013 and became one of the best music albums of that year. Emotionally drenching and yet wildly captivating, their music stirred the UK charts and their featured singles in most American television dramas. Their best song remains to be “Youth.”
4. Wye Oak
A two-member American indie rock band captured the industry’s spotlight with a single song called ‘ civilian. ‘ Before that, they released several singles and EP’s, which only gathered mild success. But now, with the release of civilian and other albums, they are slowly making their way up to the charts. Check this out.
Wild Cub is an indie rock band that is truly underrated for the quality of music they produce. Their sounds match up to the heights of IMAGINE DRAGONS and ONE REPUBLIC. They wrote music for a lot of movies too. But they remained unlucky until the day BOSE used their song ‘ thunder clatter ‘ for their commercial. Add them to your playlist. You won’t regret it.
Brian Eno is a seasoned music composer, arranger, and producer who has had his hands over everything. Starting from techno to electro music. He even invented an original music format called ‘ ambient music, which is now the baseline for all the D.J ‘s and music composers of this generation. He also composed the six-second start-up sound for Microsoft’s Windows ’95. His music remains unparalleled till today.
By Kathy Hutchins/ ShutterstockEchosmith is more than just a band, and they are a family. Yes, a band composed of four siblings with their dad as their manager. They are still in their peerages but made waves with their indie-rock tracks, which initially were just covers of songs by other artists like Ellie Goulding, Coldplay, etc. They now have four rocking albums and a great collection of EP’s & singles to their name. The song which made them really famous was titled ‘COOL KIDS,’ which was followed by songs like ” Come with me ‘ and ” Come together,” which also got applauded in the industry.
I hope these artists will expand your playlist more. Keep up with our articles in the future to know more about music and movies.
Until then, ‘SHUFFLE, PLAY, “N” EXPLORE.’