Editors' Notes Good indie music doesn’t mince words or pull punches, or clean up messy feelings for the sake of capturing an audience—an honesty especially valuable when it comes to handling more melancholy moods. Mixing contemporary favorites with a steady influx of new tracks, this playlist is a snapshot of indie at its most searching, sad, and reflective. We're constantly switching up these songs with new ones, so if you hear something you like, add it to your library.

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