The Indie 500 Shortlist – M

Looking for some ideas for what to pick? – here’s IndieXL’s favourite tracks from artists beginning with ‘M’

M83 – Reunion
M83 – Midnight City
M83 – Teen Angst
MACCABEES – Marks To Prove It
MACCABEES – Feel To Follow
MACCABEES – Ayla
MACCABEES – Spit It Out
MACCABEES – Pelican
MACCABEES – Love You Better
MACCABEES – CaníT You Give It
MACCABEES – Dawn Chorus
MAD TRIST – Pay The Piper
MADNESS – House Of Fun
MADNESS – Night boat to Cairo
MADNESS – It Must Be Love
MADNESS – One step beyond
MADNESS – Beggy trousers
MADRUGADA – The Kids Are On High Street
MADRUGADA – Majesty
MAGAZINE – Shot By Both Sides
MAGGIE BROWN – Into motion
MAGGIE BROWN – World on paper
MAGIC NUMBERS – Forever Lost
MAGIC NUMBERS – Love Me Like You
MAGNAVOX RADIO – Driftwood
MAGNUS – SummeríS Here
MAGNUS (FT. THOMAS SMITH) – Singing Man
MALCOLM MIDDLETON – Loneliness Shines
MALLORY KNOX – When We Are Waking Up
MALLORY KNOX – Shout At The Moon
MALLORY KNOX – Ghost In The Mirror
MALLORY KNOX – Lighthouse
MAN MADE – You never know how it feels
MAN MADE – Carsick cars
MANBREAK – Ready Of Not
MANCHESTER ORCHESTRA – Top Notch
MANCHESTER ORCHESTRA – Cope
MANCHESTER ORCHESTRA – The alien
MANCHESTER ORCHESTRA – I know how to speak
MANDO DIAO – Mr. Moon
MANIC STREET PREACHERS – If You Tolerate This Your Children Will Be Next
MANIC STREET PREACHERS – A Design For Life
MANIC STREET PREACHERS – There By The Grace Of God
MANIC STREET PREACHERS – So Why So Sad
MANIC STREET PREACHERS – The Masses Against The Classes
MANIC STREET PREACHERS – Everything Must Go
MANIC STREET PREACHERS – Kevin Carter
MANIC STREET PREACHERS – You Stole The Sun From My Heart
MANIC STREET PREACHERS – The Everlasting
MANIC STREET PREACHERS – (It’S Not War) Just The End Of Love
MANIC STREET PREACHERS – Australia
MANIC STREET PREACHERS – Your Love Alone Is Not Enough
MANIC STREET PREACHERS – Tsunami
MANIC STREET PREACHERS – Jackie Collins Existential Question Time
MANIC STREET PREACHERS – Motorcycle Emptiness
MANIC STREET PREACHERS – Autumnsong
MANIC STREET PREACHERS – Walk Me To The Bridge
MANIC STREET PREACHERS – Postcards From A Young Man
MANIC STREET PREACHERS – Empty Souls
MANIC STREET PREACHERS – Indian Summer
MANIC STREET PREACHERS – (ItíS Not War) Just The End Of Love
MANIC STREET PREACHERS FT. IAN MCCULLOCH – Some Kind Of Nothingness
MANSUN – Wide Open Space
MANTRA – Smede
MANTRA – Passive state
MANU CHAO – Me Gustas Tu
MANU CHAO – Clandestino
MAPEI – Don’T Wait
MAPLE – Feel no more
MAPLE – Jaded transmission
MAPS – It Will Find You
MARAH – Freedom Park
MARC ALMOND – Tears run rings
MARCH – Reaper’s delight
MARCY PLAYGROUND – Bye Bye
MARCY PLAYGROUND – Sex And Candy
MARIKE JAGER – Another river
MARILLION – Kayleigh
MARINA & THE DIAMONDS – Hollywood
MARINA & THE DIAMONDS – Radioactive
MARINA & THE DIAMONDS – Oh No
MARJORIE FAIR – Stare
MARK LANEGAN – One Hundred Days
MARK LANEGAN – Borracho
MARK LANEGAN BAND – Sideways In Reverse
MARK OWEN – Alone Without You
MARMOZETS – Habits
MARMOZETS – Play
MARS VOLTA – The Widow
MARS VOLTA – Viscera Eyes
MARS VOLTA – Televators
MARS VOLTA – Since WeíVe Been Wrong
MARS VOLTA – Inertiatic Esp
MARS VOLTA – Roulette Dares (The Haunt Of)
MARTHA & THE MUFFINS – Echo Beach
MARYLIN MANSON – The Dope Show
MARYLIN MANSON – I Don¥T Like The Drugs (But The Drugs Like Me)
MARYLIN MANSON – Third Day Of A Seven Day Binge
MARYLIN MANSON – Putting Holes In Happiness
MASSIVE ATTACK – Inertia Creeps
MASSIVE ATTACK – Teardrop
MASSIVE ATTACK – Protection
MASSIVE ATTACK – Angel
MASSIVE ATTACK – Risingson
MATCHBOOK ROMANCE – Monsters
MATCHBOX 20 – 3Am
MATCHBOX 20 – Real World
MATCHBOX 20 – Disease
MATCHBOX TWENTY – Push
MATIK – Dance It Off
MAUREENS – 20 years for the company
MAUREENS – Heartbreak
MAX MESER – Weak for love
MAX MESER – She
MAXœMO PARK – Our Velocity
MAXœMO PARK – Apply Some Pressure
MAXœMO PARK – I Want You To Stay
MAXœMO PARK – Graffiti
MAXœMO PARK – The Kids Are Sick Again
MAXœMO PARK – Hips And Lips
MAXœMO PARK – LetíS Get Clinical
MAXœMO PARK – Wraithlike
MAXœMO PARK – Karaoke Plays
MAXœMO PARK – The National Health
MAXœMO PARK – Write This Down
MAXœMO PARK – Leave This Island
MAXœMO PARK – Questing, Not Coasting
MAXœMO PARK – Girls Who Play Guitars
MAXœMO PARK – Books From Boxes
MAXœMO PARK – Brain Cells
MAXœMO PARK – Get high (no, I don’t)
MAXON BLEWITT – As Happy As Can Be
MCLUSKY – That Man Will Not Hang
ME MY HEAD – Autumn
ME¥SHELL NDEGEOCELLO – Grace
MEADOWLAKE – Dead man on the payroll
MEADOWLAKE – Prove me wrong
MECHANICAL – Fluorescent black
MEG MYERS – Desire
MEG MYERS – Go
MEG MYERS – Sorry
MEG MYERS – Lemon eyes
MEG MYERS – Numb
MEG MYERS – Jalous sea
MENEW – Firechild
MERCHANDISE – Green Lady
MERCURY REV – Goddess On A Highway
MERCURY REV – The Dark Is Rising
MERCURY REV – Nite And Fog
MERCURY REV – Goddess On A Hiway
MEREDITH BROOKS – I Need
MEREDITH BROOKS – Bitch
METAL MOLLY – Orange
METAL MOLLY – Suncomfort International
METHODS OF MEYHEM – Get Naked
METRIC – Monster Hospital
METRIC – Sick Muse
METRIC – Youth Without Youth
METRIC – Help IíM Alive
METRIC – Dressed to suppress
MEW – Am I Wry? No
MEW – Apocalypso
MEW – Comforting Sounds
MEW – The Zookeepers Boy
MEW – 156
MGMT – Time To Pretend
MGMT – Kids
MICH – Pity points
MICH – Morning
MIDLAKE – Head Home
MIDLAKE – Fortune
MIDLAKE – Acts Of Man
MIDLAKE – Young Bride
MIGHTY BREAKS – Quitting for a smoke
MIIKE SNOW – Devil’S Work
MIKAL CRONIN – Change
MIKE TRAMP & THE ROCK ‘N ROLL CIRCUZ – Stand Your Ground
MILBURN – What Will You Do (When The Money Goes)
MILBURN – Send In The Boys
MILES KANE – First Of My Kind
MILES KANE – Don’T Forget Who You Are
MILES KANE – Come Closer
MILES KANE – Better Than That
MILES KANE – Give Up
MILES KANE – Taking Over
MILES KANE – Inhaler
MILES KANE – Rearrange
MILES KANE – Quicksand
MILES KANE – Loaded
MILK TEETH – Nearby catfight
MILLENNIALS – Veronica
MILLIONAIRE – IíM On A High
MILLIONAIRE – Ballad Of A Pure Thought
MILLIONAIRE – Busy man
MILLIONAIRE – Cornucopia
MILLIONAIRE – Can’t stop the noise
MILO – Men in the wall
MINI MANSIONS (ft. ALEX TURNER) – Vertigo
MINISTRY OF MUDD – Allright
MINNAARS – Armstrad Lions
MINT – Tragedy At The Bookshop
MINT – Glow
MINT – Dragon’S Lair
MINT – Giving Blood To Machines
MINT – Your Shopping Lists Are Poetry
MINT – Shiny Metal Dream
MINT – ItíS Never Gonna Be (What I Had In Mind)
MINTZKOV – Author Of The Play
MINTZKOV – Finders Keepers
MINTZKOV – Opening Fire
MINTZKOV – Return & Smile
MINTZKOV LUNA – In Every Crowd
MINTZKOV LUNA – Mimosa
MINTZKOV LUNA – I Do
MINTZKOV LUNA – All At Once
MISERIES, THE – Skinflint
MISPERS – Dark Bits
MISS KITTIN & THE HACKER – 1000 Dreams
MISSION, THE – Breathe Me In
MISSION, THE – Tower of strength
MIST – We Should Have Been Stars
MIST – Red Car
MIST – Only For A Moment
MIST – Fade In, Fade Out
MISTER AND MISSISSIPPI – Northern Sky
MISTER AND MISSISSIPPI – The repetition of being alone
MISTER AND MISSISSIPPI – Meet me at the light house
MO SOLID GOLD – Personal Saviour
MOANING – Tired
MOBY – That¥S When I Reach For My Revolver
MOBY – We Are All Made Of Stars
MOBY – Lift Me Up
MODEL DEPOSE – Nightwatch
MODERAT – Bad Kingdom
MODERAT – Reminder
MODEST MOUSE – Dashboard
MODEST MOUSE – The ground walks, with time in a box
MODESTEP – To The Stars
MODESTEP – Show Me A Sign
MODESTEP – Machines
MOGWAI – Mogwai Fear Satan
MOHAIR – End Of The Line
MOKE – Here Comes The Summer
MOKE – Last Chance
MOKE – Switch
MOKE – The Long Way
MOKE – This Plan
MOKE – Burning The Ground
MOLOKO – The Time Is Now
MONA – Shooting The Moon
MONA – Listen To Your Love
MONA – Touble On The Way
MONA – Teenager
MONACO – What Do You Want From Me?
MONARKS – You Were My Fire
MONDO COZMO – Come on
MONDO COZMO – Black Cadillac
MONEY & THE MAN – Just like the sun
MONEY & THE MAN – I wanna know
MONEY & THE MAN – Devil’s girl
MONO POLYS, THE – Insomnia
MONO POLYS, THE – Bluebird
MONO TOWN – Two Bullets
MONOMYTH – Uncharted
MONSTER MAGNET – Spacelord
MONSTER MAGNET – Unbroken (Hotel Baby)
MONSTER MAGNET – Melt
MONSTER MAGNET – Silver Future
MONSTER MAGNET – Negasonic Teenage Warhead
MONSTERTUX – Stoical
MONSTERTUX – In A Minute
MONTROSE AVENUE – Where Do I Stand
MOON MOON MOON – Double weird
MOON TAPES – A little bit of Paris
MOON TAPES – Cleopatra
MOON TAPES – Tonight I’ll write the saddest lines
MOONDOG JR – Tv Song
MOONRADIO – Falling
MOONSORROW – Jotunheim
MOONUNIT – Jeanny
MORCHEEBA – Wonders Never Cease
MORNING PARADE – A&E
MORNING PARADE – Love Thy Neighbour
MORNING PARADE – Under The Stars
MORNING RUNNER – Burning Benches
MORNINGWOOD – Jetsetter
MORPHINE – Buena
MORPHINE – Cure For Pain
MORRISSEY – Everyday is like Sunday
MORRISSEY – Suedehead
MORRISSEY – Irish Blood, English Heart
MORRISSEY – Dagenham Dave
MORRISSEY – Let Me Kiss You
MORRISSEY – I Have Forgiven Jesus
MORRISSEY – You Have Killed Me
MORRISSEY – First Of The Gang To Die
MORRISSEY – ThatíS How People Grow Up
MORRISSEY – All You Need Is Me
MORRISSEY – World Peace Is None Of Your Business
MORRISSEY – I Just Want To See The Boy Happy
MORRISSEY – Every Day Is Like Sunday
MORRISSEY – Jacky’s only happy when she’s up on the stage
MORRISSEY – I wish you lonely
MORRISSEY – Spent the day in bed
MOSES – Cause you got me
MOSS – I Like The Chemistry
MOSS – The Comfort
MOSS – The Hunter
MOSS – We Never Part
MOSS – I Apologise (Dear Simon)
MOSS – My decision
MOSS – Why don’t you
MOSS – The promise
MOTEK – Abused
MOTORPSYCHO – The Slow Phase Out
MOTORPSYCHO – Vortex Surfer
MOTORPSYCHO – Hey, Jane
MOUNTAIN GOATS – No Children
MOZES AND THE FIRSTBORN – Sad supermarket song
MOZES AND THE FIRSTBORN – Crawl
MOZES AND THE FIRSTBORN – Marianne
MOZES AND THE FIRSTBORN – Dadcore
MOZES AND THE FIRSTBORN – Blow up
MR. LOVE & THE STALLIONS – Fill Me Up
MR. MAGOO & THE HANGED ONE – Calling
MR. STONE AND THE BLACK DOGS – Careless love
MS MR – Think Of You
MUGISON – I Want You
MULL HISTORICAL SOCIETY – Am I Wrong?
MULL HISTORICAL SOCIETY – How ëBout I Love You More
MURDER CAPITAL – Feeling fades
MURDER CAPITAL – More is less
MURLOCS – What if?
MURMAN – Panama
MUSE – Survival
MUSE – Bliss
MUSE – Time Is Running Out
MUSE – Uprising
MUSE – Psycho
MUSE – Resistance
MUSE – Follow Me
MUSE – Map Of The Problematique
MUSE – Supermassive Black Hole
MUSE – The Handler
MUSE – Stockholm Syndrome
MUSE – Butterflies And Hurricanes
MUSE – Hysteria
MUSE – New Born
MUSE – Undisclosed Desires
MUSE – Knights Of Cydonia
MUSE – Supremacy
MUSE – Butterflies & Hurricanes
MUSE – Plug In Baby
MUSE – Reapers
MUSE – Neutron Star Collision
MUSE – Dead Inside
MUSE – Madness
MUSE – In Your World/ Dead Star
MUSE – Big Freeze
MUSE – Starlight
MUSE – Invincible
MUSE – Sunburn
MUSE – Sing For Absolution
MUSE – Muscle Museum
MUSE – Mercy
MUSE – Panic Station
MUSE – Citizen Erased
MUSE – The 2Nd Law: Unsustainable
MUSE – Bliss
MUSE – New Born
MUSIC, THE – The Truth Has No Words
MUSIC, THE – The People
MUSIC, THE – Take The Long Road And Walk It
MUTE MATH – Typical
MUTE MATH – Backfire
MUTE MATH – Control
MUTE MATH – Blood Pressure
MUTEMATH – War
MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE – Welcome To The Black Parade
MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE – Helena
MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE – The Ghost Of You
MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE – Sing
MY FAVOURITE SCAR – Kingsize
MY LUMINARIES – The Outsider Steps Inside
MY MORNING JACKET – Off The Record
MY MORNING JACKET – Holding On To Black Metal
MY MORNING JACKET – Touch Me IíM Going To Scream, Pt.2
MY MORNING JACKET – Wordless Chorus
MY MORNING JACKET – Dondante
MY VITRIOL – Grounded
MY VITRIOL – War Of The Worlds
MY VITRIOL – Always Your Way
MYSTERONS – Sold my medicine
MYSTERONS – Thunderbird
MYSTERY JETS – Bombay Blue
MYSTERY JETS – Someone Purer
MYSTERY JETS – Screwdriver
MYSTERY JETS – Hospital radio
MYSTERY JETS – City of blood