Jack White : Lazaretto : Lazaretto (2014)
- 2nd solo album out June 9
- Bringing more of the older, more aggressive style White Stripes' fans were used to.
- Hi solo debut, 2012's Blunberbuss was a much slower, folkier album.
Curtis Harding : Cast Away : Keep On Shining 7” (2014)
- B-side from first single for his debut full length, Soul Power.
- Incredibly promising soul singer that’s readying one of the albums I’m most excited for.
- Played with Cee-Lo and, currently, with members of the Black Lips in a band called Night Sun (also readying a debut EP)
The Black Angels : An Occurrence At 4507 South Third Street : Clear Lake Forest EP (2014)
- Record Store Day EP
- Debut LP, Passover, was out in 2006
- Dark, scary blues psych rockers from Austin.
Thee Oh Sees : Encrypted Bounce : Drop (2014)
- Forthcoming Record Store Day release.
- Prolific San Fran garage psych from John Dwyer.
- Their latest, Floating Coffin , is one of the best psych rock albums of 2013.
Lushes : Dead Girls : What Am I Doing (2012)
- 2014 re-release of their debut full length.
- Brooklyn based guitar and drums band.
- Post-rock with lots of looping.
Mac DeMarco : Treat Her Better : Salad Days (2014)
- 3rd album
- Got a lot of indie press and praise for 2012’s 2.
- Best of SXSW 2014
Slasher Flicks : Roses On The Window : Enter the Slasher House (2014)
- Debut album.
- Solo project from Animal Collective’s Avey Tare.
Dustin Wong : Liberal Christian Youth Ministry : Mediation of Ecstatic Energy (2013)
- Former lead guitarist of Ponytail.
- Wildly creative, eclectic instrumental album.
Twin Shadow : To The Top (2014)
- Latest single. Free for download on his official site.
- Led by George Lewis Jr.
- 2 excellent, highly acclaimed albums: Forget (2010) & Confess (2012)
Future Islands : Back in the Tall Grass : Singles (2014)
- 4th full length. Out March 25.
- Upbeat beach pop with more power here than ever before.
- Baltimore band.
- Best of SXSW 2014
The War On Drugs : Lost In The Dream : Lost In The Dream (2014)
- Latest single from their forthcoming 3rd full length.
- Kurt Vile’s former outfit is still providing long time Vile fans sounds more in the vein of his older, soaring, drone- heavy work.
Wooden Wand : Alpha Dawn : Farmer’s Corner (2014)
- James Jackson Toth project's forthcoming album.
- His last album, Blood Oaths of the New Blues, was a Best of the U & U 2013.
- His track ‘No Bed For Beatle Wand/Days This Long’ was my favorite song of 2013.
First Aid Kit : My Silver Lining : Stay Gold (2014)
- 3rd album. 1st single.
- Swedish sister folk duo.
Cheryll : Sometimes : Cheryll (2014)
- Debut album release on cassette on Burger Records
- Way fuzzed out, dreamy garage pop.