Album: This is where we are
Why I love it: It's like listening to at least three of my favorite bands all at one time.
For fans of: Fleet Foxes, The Head and the Heart, Mumford & Sons
Artist: The Black Keys
Album: El Camino
Why I love it: These guys can do no wrong.
For fans of: The Black Keys, The Strokes, The Raconteurs
Album: Sea Green, Sea Blue
Why I love it: It's perfectly sweet.
For fans of: Ingrid Michaelson, Lucy Schwartz, Zee Avi
Artist: First Aid Kit
Album: The Lion's Roar
Why I love it: It's good folky country voices mixed with clever lyrics and lovely tunes. What's not to love?
For fans of: Secret Sisters, Ray Lamontagne, Gillian Welch
Artist: Lykke Li
Album: Youth Novels
Why I love it: Her voice is perfectly sweet, but it's mixed with some weird and quirky beats. Makes for a good balance.
For fans of: Peter, Bjorn & John, Taken By Trees