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  1. 1. Similar artists to our artist
  2. 2. Rilo Kiley (original band)
  3. 3. Some information… <ul><li>Rilo Kiley is an American indie rock band who are signed by Warner Bros. They came together in 1998 and released their debut single in 2001. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Although they are a band our group decided that it would be more suitable if we had a one girl in the video. This is because when listening to the song there is only one noticeable voice an the rest of the band aren’t obvious voices to the song. Although they normally classify under the genre of indie rock this song is more indie pop so it was hard to find similar artists but here are some that we did find. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Corrine Bailey Rae <ul><li>We have taken direct inspiration from Corrine Bailey Rae’s music video ‘Put your records on’ because it has the same mood (happy and upbeat). She is a similar artist because she usually sings songs in the genre of indie pop. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Cover of C.B.R’s digipak
  7. 7. Her music video <ul><li> </li></ul>
  8. 8. How is she perceived to be? <ul><li>She is perceived to be very innocent in her music video and her show appearances as this genre doesn’t encourage obvious voyeurism. The topics that the genre usually includes is generally about relationships and being in love (happy topics). </li></ul><ul><li>This helps attract her attract attention from the expected audience (young women). </li></ul>
  9. 9. The Watson Twins <ul><li>They are two twins who are an American group that makes songs that generally come under the genre of alternative country and indie folk. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Cover of The Watson Twin’s dipipak
  11. 11. How are they similar? <ul><li>They are similar because they make the same genre of music and use similar instruments. </li></ul><ul><li>They have actually collaborated with the singer of Rilo Kiley- Jenny Lewis </li></ul><ul><li>They are both percieved to be very alid back artists producing happy songs that lift your mood for example, ‘Just Like Heaven’ by The Watson Twins is very similar to ‘More Adventurous’ by Rilo Kiley. </li></ul>
  12. 12. The Elected <ul><li>Indie based rock band with members of Rilo Kiley involved </li></ul>
  13. 13. Cover of The Elected’s digipak
  14. 14. How they are similar? <ul><li>They are similar because they also make songs about love and relationships and have the same type of music </li></ul><ul><li>They are also an indie band as well as The Watson Twins and Rilo Kiley. </li></ul>
  15. 15. How this research has helped <ul><li>This research has helped us notice similar patterns within the genre and also given us inspiration on how to set out our digipak, the type of image we want our star to have and also how we should make our music video so it has conventions of the indie/folk genre. </li></ul>