If you ever need some music to lift your spirits and get you dancing, these bands are sure to do the trick. These artists have a pop music feel that is not overdone and never fail to bring about the good times.

 

1. Walk the Moon

Walk the Moon (musicunderfire.com)

Walk the Moon (musicunderfire.com)

Walk the Moon is a four piece indie pop band from Ohio featuring lead singer Nicholas Petricca. Their music is upbeat, artsy, original, and sure to get you on your feet. Their self-titled album released in 2010 and a new EP in 2013, with hopes of a full length album soon. Walk the Moon is excellent live, their concerts are guaranteed to be a good time, with face paint provided. Check them out on Spotify and iTunes.

 

 

2. Magic Man

Magic Man EP cover You Are Here (magician.bandcamp.com)

Magic Man EP cover You Are Here (magician.bandcamp.com)

Magic Man, who recently toured with Walk the Moon, is an indie pop/synth rock band from Boston. Magic Man is gaining popularity with their hit single “Paris,” which topped Sirius Radio’s Alt Nation Top 18 chart at the end of March. Their bold, high-energy beats, and catchy lyrics will have you singing and dancing along. Check out their EP, “You Are Here,” on iTunes and Spotify. You can also be among the first to catch them live on tour this summer.

 

 

 

3. Two Door Cinema Club 

Two Door Cinema Club members (first-avenue.com)

Two Door Cinema Club members (first-avenue.com)

Two Door Cinema Club is a Northern Ireland indie rock trio. They released their first album, “Tourist History,” in 2010, and a second, “Beacon,” in 2012, with a third in the works. Two Door Cinema Club is described by The Guardian as, “giddily frantic songs that unfold around a rush of itchy indie guitar, embellished with fevered electronics and soaring choruses.” It is music that you cannot help but to get caught up in and bust a move. Be sure to check them out on iTunes and Spotify.

 

 

 

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