About Indie Music Blog For The Love Of Bands

For The Love Of Bands is an online magazine and indie music blog launched in 2016 by Roel Wensink, based in the Netherlands. The blog’s main focus is on independent music but also covers a variety of indie, upcoming and emerging bands and artists. The team consists of writers hailing from the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and beyond.

The blog generally concentrates on the discovery of new music, mainly in the Indie, Rock, Folk, Singer-Songwriter, Punk, Reggae, Acoustic, Alternative, Americana, Garage, Shoegaze/Dream Pop, Ska, Surf genres.

The team consists of highly dedicated music lovers whose primary motivation is showcasing the best new indie music around.

Besides indie music reviews, the blog also covers music industry tips, playlists, YouTube compilations, interviews and monthly(ish) Indie Music Contests.

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Latest Music Reviews

Sean Tobin – Hands Like Mine: An Unforgettable, Soulful Journey Through Folk and Empathy

            On the 10th of November, New Jersey singer-songwriter Sean Tobin released his brand new album Hands Like Mine, the very-much-anticipated follow-up to the critically acclaimed 2022 release, Ghost of the Arcade.             Just before the album’s release, he sat down with For The Love of Bands to explain exactly what his new collection of…

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