Album Review: Fanfarlo – Let’s Go Extinct (FREE DLs!!) + “Landlocked” & “A Distance” Official Music Videos [Indie//Folk]
Album Review / Alternative/Indie / Jazz/Funk / Rock

Album Review: Fanfarlo – Let’s Go Extinct (FREE DLs!!) + “Landlocked” & “A Distance” Official Music Videos [Indie//Folk]

When it comes to rock-based music, I’m usually pretty open to anything. However, folk music, I tend to be a bit wary of. So, of course, Fanfarlo presents the perfect solution to my quandary. The London band effectively combines strong elements of folk music with various rock overtones. However it is the string and brass section of … Continue reading

Fanfarlo – “Myth of Myself (A Ruse to Exploit Our Weaknesses)” (FREE DL!!) [Indie//Folk]
Alternative/Indie / Rock

Fanfarlo – “Myth of Myself (A Ruse to Exploit Our Weaknesses)” (FREE DL!!) [Indie//Folk]

I’m a real sucker for some good folk music. A few years ago my heart was captured by the beautiful melodies of  Fanfarlo‘s first album, “Reservoir”. After the release of their Sophomore album, “Rooms Filled with Light”, the London band finally made their way to the United States for a national tour. After catching their performance … Continue reading

Besting Tensions – Bliss EP (FREE DL!!) [Indie//Rock]
Alternative/Indie / Rock

Besting Tensions – Bliss EP (FREE DL!!) [Indie//Rock]

Philadelphia houses a great amount of musical talent; and we aren’t just always talking electronic music here. Philly band Besting Tensions has delivered their debut release to the world, and it’s been serving us quite enjoyable listen after listen. The sound resonates a 90’s alternative feel, with plenty of influence from bands like The Pixies, Portugal. The Man, … Continue reading

Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeroes – “Better Days” & “This Life” [Indie//Folk]
Alternative/Indie / Rock

Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeroes – “Better Days” & “This Life” [Indie//Folk]

Here at Funkadelphia, we’re all about that bass and jam goodness. But every once and a while we let out the secret that we also can’t deny ourselves a track that provides that good old-fashioned Summer indie vibe. Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeroes have delivered two new amazing tunes for us, and they couldn’t have come … Continue reading

Jimmy Eat World – “I Will Steal You Back” [Rock//Alternative]
Alternative/Indie / Rock

Jimmy Eat World – “I Will Steal You Back” [Rock//Alternative]

It’s a throwback… but it’s not a throwback. Say what? That’s right, beloved New Jersey band Jimmy Eat World has put themselves back on the map; or ours at least. Consider this a little piece of nostalgia, but with a nice update to it. There’s certainly nothing spectacularly different hear from the Jimmy Eat World classics we … Continue reading

Alternative/Indie / Downtempo/Minimal / Electronic / Hip-Hop/Rap / Trap

Metaform – The Electric Mist [Synthpop//Hip-Hop]

This is by no means new music, but it’s still awesome music, and less known than it should be. I myself just discovered Metaform, a California producer and musician who creates his own beats and lays his own vocals on top. His most recent album was called Electric Mist, and it moves away from more traditional hip-hop … Continue reading