Thee Oh Sees : Turned Out Light : Mutilator Defeated At Last (2015)
- Forthcoming LP.
- Prolific San Fran garage psych from John Dwyer.
- Their last 2 LPs, Floating Coffin and Drop, were two of the best of the past 2 years.
- One of the best SXSW 2015 bands.
Mac DeMarco : The Way You'd Love Her : Another One (2015)
- Forthcoming 'mini album'
- His 3rd album, Salad Days, was one of 2014's best.
- Lazy, wobbly, in and out of tune indie pop.
Los Angeles Police Department : Insecurity : Insecurity / Water and Wine 7" (2015)
- Latest single.
- Self-titled debut full length was out in 2014.
- Lazily rolling rock.
Elvis Depressedly : New Heaven, New Earth : New Alhambra (2015)
- Debut LP, but also has 6 other releases.
- Most is available for whatever you want to pay via BandCamp.
- Rough, dark, bedroom pop.
- RIYL Allison Crutchfield's solo stuff.
- SXSW 2015
Tame Impala : Eventually : Currents (2015)
- Much-hyped forthcoming 3rd LP.
- By far the most dance-y track to date. Sounds more like Daft Punk than their previous music.
- Innerspeaker & Lonerism have been two of the best Beatles-leaning vintage psych rock albums of the past few years.
- One of the leading forces of the Perth, AUS psych rock scene.
Les Big Byrd : I Woke Up In A Dream : Stockholm Death Star (2015)
- Latest EP. One LP.
- Stockholm psych rock.
- Work with Anton Newcombe of Brian Jamestown Massacre.
Metz : The Swimmer : II (2012)
- Forthcoming 2nd LP.
- One of the most aggressive, muscular sounds in the current music scene
- One of the best bands at SXSW 2015.
Pfarmers : You Shall Know The Spirit : Gunnera (2015)
- Debut LP
- Collab band between Menomena's Danny Seim & members of The National & David Byrne.
- Sounds a ton like Menomena's older stuff and that's a very good thing!
Ezra Furman & The Harpoons : Mysterious Power : Mysterious Power (2011)
- 3rd album with the Harpoons.
- Set to release his 2nd solo album this spring.
- Brother of KRILL's leader Jonah Furman.
- Longtime show favorite.
Future Islands : Haunted By You : The Chase 7" (2015)
- Latest release.
- Baltimore band that exploded in 2014.
- Their 4th album, Singles, was my top album of 2014.
The Tallest Man On Earth : Fields of Our Home : Dark Bird Is Home (2015)
- 4th album.
- Swedish singer/songwriter Kristian Matsson
- Powerful voice and bringing in the fullness of a War On Drugs LP.
- 2008 self-titled debut was very well received.
Palma Violets : The Jacket Song : Danger In The Club (2015)
- 2nd album
- Their 2013 debut was one of the years most highly regarded albums.
- UK band that makes catchy, chugging anthem rock.
- Highest energy band at SXSW 2015.
Richard Swift : Would You : Ground Trouble Jaw (2008)
- EP recently Re-released for Record Store Day.
- Produced Pickwick incredible 2013 debut album, Can’t Talk Medicine.
- Yes cover.
Stealing Sheep : Shoot The Ducks To Win : What If The Lights Went Out EP (2010)
- One of their first releases.
- 2nd album, Not Real, is just out as well.
- Liverpool haunting psych folk band.