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Genre: belfast indie

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Parent Genre: rock

Belfast indie music is a genre that blends elements of post-punk, shoegaze, and alternative rock. It is characterized by its raw and emotive sound, with lyrics that often touch on themes of love, loss, and social commentary. The music is often driven by distorted guitars, driving basslines, and pounding drums, with occasional use of electronic elements. The genre has a strong DIY ethos, with many bands self-producing and self-releasing their music. Overall, Belfast indie music is a vibrant and exciting scene that continues to produce innovative and boundary-pushing artists.


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Most popular belfast indie albums

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Veritas
2020
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Primitive Desire
2018
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Postcards in Real Time
2015
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Structures And Light
2017
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Music for All Occasions
2016
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The Inbetween
2017
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Written & Underlined
2022
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Be Kind
2019
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Making Circles of Our Own
2023
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Sticks, Stones & Bones
2021
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MMODE
2017
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Moonsoake
2022
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Little Matador
2014
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Bad Chemistry
2022

belfast indie music by decade

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List of belfast indie artists

Here is a list of belfast indie artists on Spotify, ranked based on popularity, who exemplifies the belfast indie genre. You can find out what belfast indie genre sounds like where you can preview artists or sort them the way you want, just click the headers to sort.

#namepopularityfollowers
1 14 16293
2 11 227
3 7 4342
4 8 2316
5 8 1685
6 7 529
7 7 1507
8 4 938
9 5 586
10 3 1067
11 4 2391
12 4 4222
13 4 2573
14 4 1637
15 3 749
16 1 713
17 1 790
18 3 197
19 3 1597
20 2 200
21 2 221
22 1 246
23 1 598
24 1 1008
25 1 390
26 1 904
27 1 550
28 1 1011
29 1 407
30 1 274
31 1 215
32 1 803
33 1 359
34 1 1531
35 1 358
36 1 542
37 1 822
38 1 436
39 1 335
40 1 679
41 1 313

belfast indie playlist created by Chosic

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