Music heals you in ways you don’t know. We all have that one favourite song that takes us somewhere we’d like to be, in a fantasy world that doesn’t exist, but is our happy place. Music does that to people. There exist many bands, some that have cult following and some that have been forgiven but are always close to the heart. And then there are some bands that you haven’t heard of, but their music deserves your attention. Following are some not so famous bands you should listen to –
Also called as The NHBD, their music is the kind of music you listen to on road trips with your friends. Belonging to the Indie rock and Indie pop genre, The NHBD’s Sweater Weather is one song you should definitely listen to. The song alone can transport you to a different world, a world where you’d just want to be around your loved ones, enjoying each moment as it passes by. Their other songs are beautiful too. But listen to Sweater Weather first.
Cigarettes After Sex
If slow, melodious music with piercing lyrics is your kind of music, Cigarettes After Sex is your kind of band. Their music isn’t something everyone will like at first, but when you start listening to their songs and understanding the emotion of each song, it will be all you’d want to hear throughout the day. Led by Greg Gonzalez, the band keeps releasing new music and enticing the listeners to the soft and calming melody. It will be everything you’d want to hear with your loved one is a dark room, slow dancing and moving to the music.
Poets of the Fall
From the band that gave us Carnival of Rust, Poets of The Fall is a Finnish alternative rock band. Founded in 2005, the band belongs to the Alternative Rock genre. They’re music has been used in a lot of movies, video games and TV series. It’s not just their music, but the lyrics and meaning that they try to bring out in each of their songs that is absolutely soothing to hear. Poets Of The Fall definitely deserve more appreciation that they’re getting.
Angels and Airwaves
Founded after Blinked-182 went on a break, Angels and Airwaves became a part of Alternative and Space Rock genre. The group has been described as more of an art project than a band owing to its films, events and fan-artist interactions. Influenced by Radiohead and Pink Floyd, Angels and Airwaves featured on the hit show One Tree Hill where they performed Secret Crowds, a beautiful song by the band. You should definitely listen to their music if you’re a fan of the genre.
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