KHUSHI Young east London musician already making evocative, emotional, melancholic tunes with really boss hooks. Magpie and You Say are currently causing people to sit up and pay attention and make comparisons to The National and Alt-J.
khushimusic.com THEM SWOOPS Melbourne fuzz-pop duo Dave McGann and Chris Goff are already off to a winning start with wig-out tunes such as Too Fast for Love to shout about. They’ve done a rake of support slots and just finished work on their debut EP, Glimmers.
themswoops.com THE ALTERED HOURS Hypnotic, driving psych-rock from the Cork band whose new Sweet Jelly Roll EP will be released on A Records in April. The five piece’s earlier release, Downstream, is also worth checking out, especially if you’re a fan of late 60s acid trips.