Moonface : Everyone Is Noah. Everyone Is the Ark : Julia With Blue Jeans On (2013)
- 3rd full length album from this Spencer Krug (Wolf Parade & Sunset Rubdown) project.
- Debut, Heartbreaking Bravery, was my pick for best album of 2012.
- This is album is a solo piano effort.
The Slims : Only A Part Not The Whole : Slowpoke (2013)
- Forthcoming release.
- Follow up to 2010’s Killa Dilla album.
- Florida band bringing a lot of soul and R & B with an indie spin.
King Krule : Neptune Estate : 6 Feet Beneath the Moon (2013)
- Full length debut. 1 EP out.
- Aka Archy Marshal… formerly Zoo Kid
- 18 year old British singer/songwriter.
- Unique vocals highlight the musically restrained tracks.
Jonathan Rado : Pot Of Gold : RAW & ODAR (2013)
- Album of rough demos available for free on BandCamp.
- Proper full length debut, Law & Order is forthcoming.
- One of the two main members of Foxygen.
Gregory Alan Isakov : Saint Valentine : The Weatherman (2013)
- 5th album
- More traditional-leaning folk singer-songwriter.
Volcano Choir : Comrade : Repave (2013)
- debut album was 2009's Unmap.
- Justin Vernon (aka Bon Iver) project with Collections of Colonies of Bees.
- Bon Iver’s owned the 2008 music world
Bombadil : Angeline : Metrics of Affection (2013)
- 4th full length
- Upbeat folk poppers from North Carolina
Ezra Furman : My Zero : Day of the Dog (2013)
- 1st single off 5th album.
- Formerly went by Ezra Furman and the Harpoons.
Ty Segall : Sleeper : Sleeper (2013)
- Mellowest album to date.
- Also readying the debut release from his appropriately named group FUZZ.
Why? : Murmurer : Golden Tickets EP (2013)
- New EP featuring songs about specific fans.
- 2012's Mumps, Etc. was their latest LP.
- An incredibly unique blend of Alt hip hop, spoken word and alt indie rock.
Saint Rich : Officer : Beyond the Drone (2013)
- Debut full length
- Project from Delicate Steve’s Steve Marion.
- Yeasayer’s Anand Wilder is supposed to be on the album as well.
- Download this from their BandCamp.
J Roddy Walston & the Business : Marigold : Essential Tremors (2013)
- 6th album
- 2010 s/t album was excellent.
- Baltimore band
- Rock and roll feel to some of the tracks
- Makes me think of Dr. Dog here.
Crocodiles : I Like It In The Dark : Crimes of Passion (2013)
- 4th album
- Lo-fi, post-punk, psych… a big mash up of styles.