Cold Specks : Restless : When the City Lights Dim (single) (2013)
- Latest single.
- Powerful rough female vocalist.
- An awesome video for the track 'Holland' can be found HERE.
The National : Don’t Swallow the Cap : Trouble Will Find Me (2013)
- 6th album
- One of two lead singles out now.
- Has the vibe of their last full length album, 2010's High Violet.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. : Dark Water : Patterns EP (2013)
- Full length debut.
- Their 2010 debut EP garnered them a lot of good reviews.
- Playing the White Rabbit Cabaret Friday, June 17th
Har Mar Superstar : Prisoner : Bye Bye 17 (2013)
- 5th album.
- This album is supposed to be more soul infused. That is clear on this track.
- Short chubby Ron Jeremy look-a-like with an incredible voice and stage presence.
- Contributed to the Gayngs album, with Justin Vernon among others.
Yeah Yeah Yeahs : Mosquito : Mosquito (2013)
- 4th album.
- Debut full length, Fever To Tell, is one of the greatest albums in recent history.
- Karen O is the lead singer and has one of the best voices in any genre.
Kurt Vile : Pure Pain : Wakin On A Pretty Daze (2013)
- 5th album.
- Former guitarist for the War On Drugs.
- The opening track on this album, 'Wakin on a Pretty Day,' might be the year's best so far.
- He said he was inspired by the album Tusk when making this album.
Frank Turner : Recovery : Tape Deck Heart (2013)
- 5th album
- Formerly of the English punk rock band Million Dead
Battleme : Trouble : Battleme (2012)
- Debut full length
- Solo project from Matt Drenik of Lions
Scout Niblett : Cabwaylingo : Weary Engine Blues (2013)
- The is one of the highlights on the Jason Molina Tribute Compilation.
- 6th is on its way. It's Up To Emma.
- Debut release was a split single with Songs:Ohia.
- Slow building, strong, dark, snarling rock.
Scott Rudd : Things That I’m Not : Lonely Life (2010)
- Debut album.
- Released two singles in 2012 as well.
- NYC based folk musician.
Golden Gunn : The Sun Comes a Purple Diamond : Golden Gunn (2013)
- Record Store Day collaboration between Hiss Golden Messenger and Steve Gunn.
Wall of Death : Marble Blues : Main Obsession (2012)
- Debut album.
- Cool video for this song. Check it out here.
- Black Angels heavy blues psych rock sound.
Tame Impala : Wander : Tame Impala EP (2008)
- Debut EP just rereleased for Record Store Day 2013.
- Fuzzier and lower fidelity, but you can still feel their creative, exciting psych rock.
Ty Segall : The Motivator : Ty Rex 2 (2013)
- Record Store Day 2013 release. Follow up to his 2011 RSD release, Ty Rex.
- Fuzzy and energetic blast of garage sounds from usual San Fran collaborators.
- San Fran 60’s psych/garage rock leader.
- Mikal Cronin is also in his backing band.
The Thermals : The Howl of the Wind : Desperate Ground (2013)
- 6th album.
- High energy indie punk rock band.
Guided By Voices : Flunky Minnows : English Little League (2013)
- 20th album… I think.
- Easily one of the most prolific bands and song writers, Robert Pollard.