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.
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Latest Music Reviews
The Song There’s something about Dean Owens & The Southerners first recording, ‘Dancing On’, I find endearing right from the counting in. It has a jaunty, catchy beat and a heartwarming story behind it as well. It was inspired by Dean Owen’s mum and dad (who celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary last year) and a…
Fear is a topical lyrical theme considering we’ve spent the past 15 months in forced solitude. Our faces hidden behind masks as people duck and cover whenever someone coughs in public. With Covid, the debacle of the US election and a wealth of conspiracy theories to choose from the pervasive cultural anxiety has heightened everyone’s…
Scott Klein and his newest release of single, Sunshine, on May 20th is a sonic tour of barren landscape and never-ending, prairie vistas that could only come out of the northern provinces. Written for an ex-lover while on the plains of Saskatchewan, Klein culminates his sensory and poetic prose while nodding to the stylings of the…