Couch Jackets — “Go to Bed” Indie Release Shindig Rating: 9.0 Released: July 27, 2018 Is it possible to see visions when you listen to music? Perhaps it happens when you listen to Pink Floyd, or records from the psych-era Beatles or Beach Boys, or anything from Tame Impala... Read more
Ten High to Play Gonerfest 15; Announce new 7″ Release
Fayetteville’s favorite punks Ten High, have had a big 2018 so far. A new album and well received west coast tour. Now the band have announced a return appearance for this years GONERFEST. This marks the 15th edition of the Memphis music festival and will include sets by Robyn... Read more
Watch Serrano-Torres Video for “Everywhere”
Check out the debut video from Christian Serrano-Torres for the track “Everywhere.” "Everywhere", Serrano-Torres (Dubstep Cello and Original Song) On behalf of the Everywhere team, we present to you this musical co-creation, first single, and video. Lots of love and time went into this project so please let us... Read more
The Wirms “Ain’t Gonna Find Me”
A while ago, July 7, 2018 to be exact, The Wirms released their first full-length album. After being lucky enough to see them live for at least a couple of years, the first question I had to ask myself was, “Will this record capture all the sweaty, squirmy intensity... Read more
The New Deadbird Kicks Ass! Stream “Luciferous Heart” Now
Little Rock metal icons, Deadbird, have returned with the first taste of their long-awaited new album “III: The Forest Within The Tree.” The track “Luciferous Heart” finds the band in full doom-crushing glory. Seriously, this fucker rips!  ‘III: The Forest Within The Tree’ will be released on October 12th... Read more
ALBUM REVIEW: Terminus “Fortune Looming”
Terminus – Fortune Looming Indie Release Shindig Rating: 9.0 Released July 14 2018   The smartest band in Arkansas released its second full-length album this week, and it’s everything we hoped for and more. I liken Terminus, the aforementioned smartest band in the state, to a finely-tuned muscle car. Because... Read more
Inner Party Rides Vaporwave on New Remix Collection
Fayetteville rockers, The Inner Party, have released a new remix collection titled, “Weimar Mixes One”, via Bandcamp. The collection features remixes of the DARKER album track “Weimar” by Carlton Rinehart, PZA, Terror of Evil, g. Raptor, and I C O N I C. The collection also includes three previously unreleased b-sides including “Stay Together for the... Read more
FULL STREAM: Witchsister / Good for a Girl
Stream the brand new Witchsister album “Good for a Girl” below. Good for a Girl by Witchsister Read more
The Wirms Return with “Ain’t Gonna Find Me”
Fayetteville punkers, The Wirms, are set to release their latest LP “Ain’t Gonna Find Me” with an album release show at Backspace July 7 in Fayetteville. This marks the first batch of new tunes since their New Years Eve release “Dig These Four Songs with The Wirms.” The album is... Read more
Stream Yuni Wa’s “Dawn Of The Black Wings”
Stream Yuni Wa’s latest release “Dawn Of The Black Wings” below. Dawn Of The Black Wings by Yuni Wa Read more
FULL STREAM: Formals / Dirtswimming
Check out the debut full-length from Rogers psych-rockers, Formals. Dirtswimming by Formals Read more
Fiscal Spliff / Fiscal Spliff Summer 2018 B.C.
Russellville punks, Fiscal Spliff, return with their first new release since 2016’s This Too Shall Pass. Fiscal Spliff Summer 2018 B.C. by Fiscal Spliff Read more
Adam Faucett – It Took the Shape of a Bird Last Chance Records Shindig Rating: 10.0 Singer-songwriters are known for telling stories in their songs, and Little Rocker Adam Faucett really leans into that method and takes it to the next level on “King Snake”, the mournful opener to... Read more
Album Review: Drawing Blanks / Traceless
Drawing Blanks – Traceless EP Indie Release Shindig Rating: 8.5 With the opening flurry of guitar notes on Drawing Blank’s Traceless EP, it’s apparent that what follows will be a ferociously engaging listening experience. Their unique sound hits the ears in such a way that doesn’t mimic, but conjures... Read more
Hear Caskets Brutal New EP “Plagues”
Caskets – Plagues EP Indie Release Shindig Rating: 7.0 Bentonville metal band, Caskets, return with another round of straight up ass kickers following their April debut. Check out the brutal new Plagues EP below. Plagues by Caskets   Read more
Listen to Tiny Towns Excellent Debut EP
Tiny Towns – Tiny Towns EP Indie Release Shindig Rating: 8.0 Tiny Towns are one of the latest upper delta bands to peak our musical interests here at Shindig. This Jonesboro band comes out swinging with irresistible charm on their self titled debut EP. Five tunes of indie pop... Read more
Adam Faucett’s eagerly anticipated follow up to 2014’s Blind Water Finds Blind Water is set for release on June 29, 2018. Titled It Took The Shape of a Bird, the album is now available for pre-order through Last Chance Records. Faucett recently filmed a music video in support of the... Read more
ALBUM REVIEW: White Mansion Dazzles with ‘Everything In This Room Falls’
WHITE MANSION – Everything In This Room Falls Indie Release Shindig Rating: 9.0 Fayetteville synth-rockers White Mansion have been kicking around the Northwest Arkansas DIY scene since their experimental 2015 self-titled release. Comprised of vocalist Dusty Domino, guitarist Travis Keymar, keyboard wizard Andy Wade, and the rhythm section of bassist Jim Looper and... Read more
Whoopsi – N/A Tape Dad 2018 Shindig Rating: 6.0 Stream the debut EP from Fayetteville’s Whoopsi. Recorded by ‘Filthy’ Phil Eubanks, the EP offers a 6-song collection of lo-fi indie goodness. Check it out below.  N/A by Whoopsi   Read more
Stream the new Crash Blossom Single ‘Harmonies’
Fayetteville indie-rock upstarts, Crash Blossom, have given the first taste from their upcoming EP. Titled ‘Harmonies’ the band will be releasing the EP June 9th with an EP release show at Nomads in Fayetteville. Check out the full track below. Harmonies by Crash Blossom Read more