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Mumford & Sons Are Kings Of The Charts After Glasto Success | Contactmusic.com

Mumford & Sons Are Kings Of The Charts After Glasto Success | Contactmusic.com | The world becoming Independent? | Scoop.it
It's been a rollercoaster of a few months for West London's folk rockers, Mumford & Sons. They've headlined Glastonbury in June but had to deal with bassist Ted Dwane's terrifying blood clot health scare that required immediate brain surgery and...
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Mumford & Sons are one of the few indie bands that are become very mainstream. Their music is very good!!

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Luna - The Varied Influences Of Indie Music

Luna - The Varied Influences Of Indie Music | The world becoming Independent? | Scoop.it
Indie Music Week on MTV2
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The face of indie artist was created by people trying to imitate their idols. This start way back a long time ago.

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Minus the Bear | Music News | Rolling Stone

Minus the Bear | Music News | Rolling Stone | The world becoming Independent? | Scoop.it
Seattle band funds new album with successful Pledgemusic campaign (Seattle indie-rock band Minus the Bear are back with 'Acoustics II' and a new DIY future: http://t.co/erKZn6JkGX)...
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Minus the Bear is an example of one of many sucessful indie artist. They are their own boss. The pro in this situation is that if the become more sucessful they can make lots of money. The con is if they fail then all the efort and work put into being an indie artist was a waste of time and money. They should have signed with a label.

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The Arctic Monkeys are Modern Heroes of Indie Rock With 'AM' | Contactmusic.com

The Arctic Monkeys are Modern Heroes of Indie Rock With 'AM' | Contactmusic.com | The world becoming Independent? | Scoop.it
When a band gets to five albums, they’ve usually done something awful along the way. Since 2006, when the Sheffield outfit took the Internet by storm with their album Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not, The Arctic...
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Arctic Monkeys are also another well known indie rock band that is very popular.

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Two Door Cinema Club Team With Madeon for Dancey 'Changing of the Seasons' | Music News | Rolling Stone

Two Door Cinema Club Team With Madeon for Dancey 'Changing of the Seasons' | Music News | Rolling Stone | The world becoming Independent? | Scoop.it
Irish trio explore new direction in advance of fall U.S. tour
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Two Door is an example of how when indie artist get signed their sucess goes crazy. This indiepop group wasn't signed at the begining of their career. After they got signed the released their second album and from there on they have seen nothing but sucess. They are an awesome indie group.

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Augustines, Formerly We Are Augustines, Soar on Indie-Rock Anthem 'Cruel City'

Augustines, Formerly We Are Augustines, Soar on Indie-Rock Anthem 'Cruel City' | The world becoming Independent? | Scoop.it
Seattle trio's self-titled follow-up to 'Rise Ye Sunken Ships' arrives in January (Augustines, formerly @WeAreAugustines, soar on indie-rock anthem "Cruel City" http://t.co/meFJuIqVxA)...
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We Are the Augustines are an example of an indie-rock group the makes their money by booking shows and getting their name out to the public. They recently moved from New York to Seattle.

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