Playlist #1: Indie for Starters

Playlist #1: Indie for Starters

This playlist consists of songs that talk about melancholia and our inherent ability to deal with it. Sadness, is part and parcel of our lives; moving past it requires immense strength of character, that’s probably why there are so many songs about it. The genre encompassing these songs is mostly Indie-folk and Pop. Most of the songs are relatively unknown and massively underrated. So, here’s to some happy exploring. 1. Song: Teardrop Artist: Massive Attack…

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Reflektor

Reflektor

By Ira Saxena, Batch of 2016 If only you can handle so many diverse sounds in a single record coming from a once indie-rock-turned-electro Canadian band, then Reflektor is your album of the year. Now, to deem Arcade Fire’s music as ‘electro’ at this stage may be called ‘amateurish’ by some, but you can’t help it, if that’s the kind of sound their music has been converging into lately. Released in November, last year, Arcade…

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