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Best New Indie Band of 2013 The Guru Bandit Band offer free indie rock Music Download of there Tunes on I tunes and on this web site. Free the music. Music should be free like air and water and the arts. exclectic rock soul.The Guru Bandit Band is an American rock duo, formed in 1993 in Detroit, Michigan. The group consists of songwriter Jake spade and Naven Lucas. They have been called the best Indie band of 2013 with therlatest release on virgin records.

 

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The Guru bandit bands Indie rock is a genre of alternative Rock music  that originated in the streets of the USA and the United kingdon in the 1990s. the GBB Indie rock is extremely diverse, with sub-genres that include indie pop lo fi . Originally used to describe the band for the record label but soon proved to be incomplete term became associated with the music bieng produced and was initially used interchangeably with rock,grunge and alternative style tunes the band soon came to the US, and then left the  bands founding members longing fother home in the UK, broke and peanyless they plaid shows to gain enought bread to make it to the next town and to the next meal this hard work ethic eventually paid off. into the mainstream in the 2000s, it came to be used to identify those acts that retained spirt of the outsider and underground perspective. In the 90's, as a result of changes in the music industry and the growing importance of the Internet, a number of indie rock acts began to enjoy commercial success, leading to questions about its meaningfulness as a term. since really they are not so indepentad any more or are they not mainstream. so this they prefer "music" in general rather than to be labled.

In the mid-00s, the term "INDIE " began to be used to describe the music produced on  post epocaliptical labels rather than the labels themselves.  The indie rock scene in the US was prefigured by the school rock that dominated the collage radio stations playlists, the bands influences included key bands like REM from the US THE SMITHS from the UK.  These bands rejected the mainstream of the early 1980s,  and helped inspire guitar-based GBB; other important bands in the genre included 10,000 MANIACS  from the US, and The House Martins and LA'S rom the UK. In the United States, the term was particularly associated with the abrasive, distortion-heavy sounds of the Pixies, husker do minuteman meat pupett dinasour Jr and the replacments  The most abrasive and discordant cry of punk was noise rock asitwasreferd to which emphasised loud distorted electric guitars bands and powerful drums, and was pioneered by bands including Sonic Youth, the Swans, Big Blackand, Butthole Surfers.[  A number of prominent indie rock record labels were founded during these days These include Washington, DC's Dischord Records in 1980, Seattle's Sub Pop Records in 1986 ] and New York City's Matador Records and Durham, North Carolina's Merge Records in 1989. Chicago's Touch and Go Records was founded as a fanzine in 1979 and began to release records during the 1980s.

the Existing members of GBB indie bands that were now able to enter the mainstream includeduing a greater freeedom of more musically and emotionally complex lyrics the bands influence include Modest Mouse ( album Good News for People Who Love Bad News nominated for aGrammy Award , personal favorite  Bright Eyes ( 2004 had two singles at the top of the Billboard magazine Hot 100 Single Sales)  and the great  Death Cab for Cutie ( 2005 album Plans debuted at number four in the US, remaining on the Billboard charts for nearly one year and achieving platinum status ). By the end of the decade the proliferation of indie bands was being referred to as the "indie landfill",  coined by Andrew Harrison of The Word magazine,  and the dominance of pop and other forms of music over guitar-based indie was leading to predictions of the end of indie rock. idie rock is dead ??? However, all was not lost, enter the GBB the OKC scene.

In the United Kingdom C86 cassette, compilation featuring The Pastels, Primal Scream, The Wedding Present and others was a picture of the UK MUSIC scene at the start of 1980's. It gave its name to the indie pop music that came which was a major influence on the development of the British indie scene as a whole genra Major followers of indie pop included Josef K and Orange Juice, and significant labels  Creation, Subway and Glass  The Jesus and Mary Chain's Subway and Glasssound combined the Velvet Underground's "melancholy noise"  Beach Boys  melodies and Phil Spector's "Wall of Sound" production, soon New Order broke out from the ashes of post-punk band Joy Division experimented with techno and house music. The Jesus Mary Chain, along with guitar riff legend Dinosaur Jr, indie pop and the dream pop of Cocteau Twins, were the formative spirit for the shoe  movement of the late 1980s. Named for the band members' tendency to stare at their feet and guitar effects pedals onstage rather than interact with the audience, acts like My Bloody Valentine, and later Slowdive and Ridecreated a loud "wash of sound" that obscured vocals and melodies with long, droning riffs, distortion, and feedback.[19] The other major movement at the end of the 1980s was the drug-fuelledMadchester scene. Based around The Haçienda, a nightclub in Manchester owned by New Order and Factory Records, Madchester bands such as the  Happy Mondays and local favorite  The Stone Roses mixed thre acid house dance rhythms with a , Northern type soul and funk with a melodic guitar rythem pop style