Spooky, enchanting, minimalist pop from the London-based singer and producer. The dusty grooves of her Magazine single for Black Cab Sessions is worth seeking out, as are versions of Where Did Our Love Go? (The Supremes) and Something On Your Mind (Karen Dalton). soundcloud.com/wall100
Disconnected is the tune that put Los Angeles band The Reflections on our radar. Full of wide-eyed hooks and dreamy, moody riffs, it’s a fine appetiser for the band’s debut album, Limerence, due in early 2013. facebookcom/reflectionsmusic
MATTHEW E WHITE
Recently signed by Domino, Matthew E White has collaborated in the past with Bon Iver and Mountain Goats, but his debut album, Big Inner, is a horse of a different colour.
Get set to fall for his majestic grooves, swinging rhythms and rocking blues. Playing Whelan’s, Dublin on January 27. matthewewhite.com