Sunday, November 05, 2006

Who's Your Indie Crush?

I don't know about you guys, but I've been trying real hard to get myself an indie crush for years now. I know, I know: there has to be a better adjective than indie, right? But you know what I'm talking about. Yeah, yeah: Beyoncé's smoking hot; we get it. And Britney Spears did this photo shoot for the New York Times a few years ago that blew me away (there's a good pun in there somewhere). But I'm talking about the kind of crush that has cred.

And it's not that I haven't been looking. I tried Meg White for a while, but she's all knockers, no personality. And I tried Karen O, but she's just not a hottie. (Pictures of her were still scarce for a while after Albert Hammond, Jr. wore that pin on SNL, so for a long time I had a pretty intense aural crush with just a few face-covering photos to aid me.) And what are my other choices... M.I.A.? Lady Sov? Joanna Newsom? Yeah, Newsom's a maybe. And alright, alright, there's always Chan Marshall, but she's a model now (don't believe me?), so I feel like she's up there with the professional hotties. And Regina Spektor is really cute, but I'm pretty sure she's way too old for me. The girls from Fannypack? Uh-uh.

So here comes Uffie. I can't take her seriously, and I can't say that her rapping is any good. But the lyrics are certainly adorable and hilarious, and the electro beats complement their uh, sensuality. She's on Ed Banger records, for all you kids who keep track of that. (Maybe you know labelmates Justice.) Oh, and did I mention that she's a genuine, certified smoking hot girl? Have doubts? That's her up there in that photo. And some Italian magazine that seems really cool, but most of the content of which I can't read has a bad ass photo shoot of her. So go knock yourselves out (that good pun is just too obvious).

She doesn't have an album out, and there are just a handful of singles she's released, but she's my official indie crush. Who's yours? I think girls have a few more options than us fellas, but I'd be happy to get comments from both sexes.

And in addition! I'm going to post what I believe is Uffie's total output to date. If not total, it's certainly the vast majority. Voici:

Uffie - "Pop the Glock (Original Mix)"

Uffie - "Pop the Glock (Sebastian Remix)"

Uffie - "Ready to Uff (Mr. Oizo Mix)"

Uffie - "Ready to Uff (TV Track)"

Uffie - "Hot Chick"

Uffie - "In Charge"


Anonymous Anonymous said...

Jenny Lewis :D

8:16 AM  
Anonymous Bruno said...

Dang it, that's what I was going to say. Fine, whatever: Neko Case.

10:09 AM  
Blogger Robert said...

Mine is cleary Sufjan Stevens fiance (or wife now?) slash dead sexy glockenspiel player.

3:44 PM  
Blogger Robert said... should be slightly easier, rarr!

3:45 PM  
Anonymous Stu said...

I can't have a crush on anyone but my girlfriend, or she'll beat me. Oh, but Rob's mom is pretty hot.

Come on. Someone had to say it.

7:39 AM  
Blogger Anne said...

I thought the ladies of The Pipettes were right up there with Jenny Lewis for many indie wankers...I could be wrong, they are foxy though. Also the girls from The Like are hot in that Lolita kinda way.

Catherine Pierce of The Pierces (but they're sorta folk, they probably don't count) takes the cake though. Damn, and I'm a straight girl.

1:14 AM  
Anonymous micah said...

finish what you started!!

7:05 PM  
Anonymous PoXi said...

Kate Jackson from The Long Blondes is "The Crush". If you happen to go to one of her gigs, you'll know why!

3:31 PM  
Blogger Marissa said...

conor oberst is mine.

10:03 PM  
Blogger april said...

This comment has been removed by the author.

11:57 AM  
Blogger april said...

"And Regina Spektor is really cute, but I'm pretty sure she's way too old for me."
how old are you?! she's only like 27.

mine are:
melisa rincon (bunny rabbit), bianca (cocorosie), karen o, the chicks from camera obscura, & julie doiron.

12:11 PM  
Anonymous Jason said...

cool site. i do indie music reviews and post mp3s at stop by.

11:08 AM  
Blogger monopod said...

Emily Haines of Metric

11:35 AM  
Blogger monopod said...

This comment has been removed by the author.

11:37 AM  
Blogger Margot said...

win butler. i looove him. and conor oberst is finee. thom yorke.... skye skjelset and robin pecknold of fleet foxes, matt costa, beck, cold war kids forntman, andrew bird. god. elliot smith.

if i was gay....hmm zooey deschanel is cute but i dont know if she counts. oh! saint vincent is beautiful.

3:24 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Great story as for me. It would be great to read more about this topic. Thanx for giving this material.
Sexy Lady
UK escorts

3:13 AM  
Anonymous sex shop blog said...

Thank you for the post, pretty helpful info.

11:29 PM  
Blogger ninest123 Ninest said...

ninest123 09.14
louis vuitton, michael kors, longchamp outlet, louis vuitton outlet, michael kors outlet, prada handbags, ugg boots, ugg boots, burberry, tory burch outlet, michael kors outlet, burberry outlet online, nike free, nike air max, longchamp outlet, christian louboutin outlet, oakley sunglasses, michael kors outlet, uggs on sale, replica watches, ugg boots, prada outlet, longchamp, louis vuitton outlet, gucci outlet, louis vuitton, nike outlet, michael kors outlet, nike air max, tiffany and co, oakley sunglasses, oakley sunglasses, ray ban sunglasses, replica watches, michael kors outlet, tiffany jewelry, polo ralph lauren outlet, louboutin shoes, louis vuitton, jordan shoes, louboutin outlet, ray ban sunglasses, ugg boots, louboutin, polo ralph lauren outlet

5:56 PM  
Blogger ninest123 Ninest said...

louboutin pas cher, true religion outlet, coach outlet, coach outlet, true religion jeans, kate spade outlet, vanessa bruno, timberland, michael kors, kate spade handbags, ray ban pas cher, air force, nike blazer, lacoste pas cher, longchamp pas cher, michael kors, ray ban uk, nike free, coach factory outlet, michael kors, air jordan pas cher, hermes, burberry, north face, ralph lauren pas cher, coach purses, tn pas cher, true religion jeans, hollister, true religion jeans, oakley pas cher, air max, chanel handbags, nike roshe run, new balance pas cher, nike air max, lululemon, hollister pas cher, sac longchamp, vans pas cher, michael kors, converse pas cher, sac guess, north face, hogan

5:56 PM  
Blogger ninest123 Ninest said...

chi flat iron, nfl jerseys, north face outlet, abercrombie and fitch, mac cosmetics, north face outlet, herve leger, ralph lauren uk, bottega veneta, soccer jerseys, jimmy choo shoes, asics running shoes, beats by dre, mulberry, ghd, celine handbags, nike roshe, insanity workout, instyler, baseball bats, p90x workout, wedding dresses, vans shoes, nike roshe, lululemon, hollister, nike air max, longchamp, nike huarache, nike air max, giuseppe zanotti, babyliss, valentino shoes, nike free run uk, reebok shoes, ferragamo shoes, abercrombie and fitch, birkin bag, mcm handbags, nike air max, hollister, new balance, soccer shoes, mont blanc, nike trainers

5:57 PM  
Blogger ninest123 Ninest said...

pandora charms, coach outlet, louis vuitton, converse, lancel, ugg boots uk, links of london, karen millen, toms shoes, swarovski crystal, juicy couture outlet, louis vuitton, ralph lauren, nike air max, converse outlet, wedding dresses, michael kors outlet, michael kors outlet online, hollister, louis vuitton, ugg,uggs,uggs canada, pandora charms, replica watches, oakley, pandora jewelry, gucci, swarovski, bottes ugg, marc jacobs, pandora jewelry, louboutin, supra shoes, timberland boots, montre pas cher, louis vuitton, thomas sabo, juicy couture outlet, vans, ugg pas cher, ugg,ugg australia,ugg italia, doke gabbana outlet, michael kors handbags, ray ban, sac louis vuitton pas cher, hollister, iphone 6 cases
ninest123 09.14

5:58 PM  
Blogger Liu Liu said...

As promised, Nike Roshe Run Cleveland Browns running back Isaiah Crowell donated his first game paycheck to the Dallas Nike Air Max 2015 Shoes Fallen Officer Foundation as penance for posting a wholesale nfl jerseys “disturbing nfl jerseys store and unacceptable” drawing on Instagram of Nike Free Run a hooded NFL Jerseys man slashing a handcuffed and cheap nfl jerseys kneeling police officer’s throat in Nike Air Max 90 July.

1:09 AM  
Blogger dong dong23 said...

louis vuitton handbags
air max sale
new england patriots jerseys
moncler uk
denver broncos jerseys
ray ban glasses
the north face jackets
nhl jerseys
red bottom shoes
mbt shoes clearance

12:15 AM  

Post a Comment

Links to this post:

Create a Link

<< Home

Music Blog Top Sites