Jungle Indie Rock Band of The Year 2011 Contest



Our band of the year 2011 was sellected by: 17 jury members  + 1 vote from the public.

All participant bands belong to our non-profit "Jungle Bands Project"

  • Best Jungle Indie Rock Band 2011: NEUMAN
  • Best International Band: RADICAL DADS
  • Best Spanish Band: NEUMAN
  • Best Band by Public Votes: KENEDY



  1. Neuman: 5 (+267p)
  2. Radical Dads: 3 (+10p)
  3. Kenedy: 2 + 1 public (295p)
  4. Ambros Chapel: 2  (+6p)
  5. Land Lovers: 1 (+33p)
  6. Pennan Brae: 1  (+9p)
  7. Hang Glider: 1  (+7p)
  8. Louisiana: 1  (+3p)
  9. Bunk Jumpski: 1  (+3p)
  10. A Lazarous Soul:  (+16p)
  11. The Mare: (+10p)
  12. Hypocrite In A Hippy Crypt: (+3p)
  13. King sparrow: (+3p)

*(#) = Jury votes; (p) = Public votes

Jury Members

Jury members were sellected based on different specialities. Jungle Indie Rock want to express our gratitude to every one, for their participation, their fast answer, their commitment and interest expressed on the participating bands. 


We want to thank our bands as well, for participating. We want to remind them that this was a friendly contest, our goal was to exposse their work. We hope that they liked our promotion project, and remember that this doesn't finish here :)

Mar (Jungle Indie Rock staff, Spain). I didn’t vote. How to choose 1 of my bands? No way! :)

  1. Dao (Jungle Indie Rock staff, Spain)
  2. Clara Debalia (Jungle Indie Rock former staff, France)
  3. Upsidedown81 (Jungle Indie Rock former staff, Spain)
  4. Dakradha (Jungle Indie Rock former staff, Austria)  
  5. Sammy (Indie Rock Playlist, Czech Republic)
  6. Noised (New Jungle Indie Rock staff, France)
  7. Von Auken (New Jungle Indie Rock staff, Brazil)
  8. Boys and Frogs (Band, USA)
  9. Shayne Wray (Musician, USA)
  10. Nick Triani (Soliti Music, Finland)
  11. Ben Watson (US vs THEM, USA)
  12. Bob Lung (Broad Horizon Records, USA)
  13. Scott Solary (Film maker & Musician, USA)
  14. Javier Román (Nos Gusta La Musica, Spain)
  15. Indienation (Music blog, Venezuela)
  16. Diego Sanchez Ruiz (Jungle Indie Rock Facebook follower, Spain)
  17. Daydream Nation (Jungle Indie Rock Tumblr follower, USA)

Public Votes

Public votes were counted using a QuizSnack poll. Captured image of the poll votes on January 9th 2012 at 24:00h Paris time:


Original poll can be checked here. Captured image shows the votes at the due hour/date of the contest.

2011 Participating Bands

Pennan Brae

City: Vancouver, Canada.

Music: American Folk Rock

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Band of the year 2011

City: Murcia, Spain.

Music: Indie Folk Rock

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Hypocrite In A Hippy Crypt

City: Bloomington, Indiana. USA

Music: Indie Folk Pop

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Ambros Chapel

City: Valencia, Spain

Music: Indie Rock, Post-Punk

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Land Lovers

City: Dublin, Ireland

Music: Indie Pop

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City: Sevilla, Spain

Music: Indie Rock

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King Sparrow

City: Chicago, USA

Music: Indie Rock

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City: Zaragoza, Spain

Music: Indie Pop

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Bunk Jumpski

City: Minneapolis, USA

Music: Experimental punk/jazz

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A Lazarous Soul

City: Dublin, Ireland

Music: Indie rock

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Radical Dads

City: Brooklyn, USA

Music: Indie Rock

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Hang Glider

City: Los Angeles, USA

Music: Electronic Indie Rock

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The Mare

City: Stockholm, Sweden

Music: Indie Pop

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