Author: Mates

Indie Pong Presents: Song of Summer Series

Summer is here! And we’re doing something exciting. For the next 3 months the Indie Pong bloggers are going to be highlighting the songs of the summer on our summer playlist: And then at the end of the summer we’re going to vote on what truly was the song of the summer. This is something

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Wednesday: Interview and Live Performance

Read a story of perseverance and triumph against all odds as I recap my interview with one of my favorite bands, Wednesday. This interview was off to a blazing hot start from the get go as Karly Hartzman announced that there was a bear (a fucking bear) in their yard. Jake Lenderman (guitar) and Xandy

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Some piping hot new tracks 05/04/21

Here’s a super casual dive into some 2021 releases that have been on repeat so far this year: ‘Head Cheerleader’ – Pom Pom Squad We love Pom Pom Squad. So this absolute banger of a new single is much welcomed: ‘Found My Friends’ – Hayley Kiyoko I absolutely love Hayley Kiyoko and it’s not just

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Happy 420 everyone: “dad where’s my bong” – matti

matti is rising up through various projects that are all awesome, but I can only remember one of them off the top of my head and it’s Ackerman, for which he’s the drummer. I could just scroll up the text thread where my friend who first recommended Ackerman sent me the other acts, but I’m

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“majikaL girlfrienD​+​*​.​!” – LoneMoon

OMGGGGGGGGGoodness this album is awesome. LoneMoon does it again with another absolute banger of an album in the follow up to Indie Pong-acclaimed album “kit@Nai”, which I was fortunate enough to interview LoneMoon AKA Luna about last year in one of my favorite interviews to date. This is one of those albums where every single

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Daw’s Top Songs of 2020 is the Most On-Brand Thing I’ve Ever Seen

Since we’re considering firing Daw I thought I’d Spotify-stalk him and found him listening to his own top songs of 2020, wherein I found zero surprises. Here’s a glimpse of the top of the list: Niiiiiiiccceeee nice nice Not that this is lame or anything, these are all dope bands (and almost literally all from

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Me and Daw just live listened to MAGDALENE together and I think we’re soul bonded now

Daw sent me this v nice track called Cellophane which I loved: and admitted I loved but in my concession said that it would only ever be the second best Cellophane of all time, which led Daw and I to a discussion about 2019’s AOTY (neck and neck with The Book of Traps and Lessons

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