Artist: Wake Owl
Album: Wild Country EP (listen to a sample here. Full EP is on Spotify)
Why I love it: It's just pretty and peaceful. Plus these kids know how to build a song and use a good crescendo.
Favorite song(s): Wild Country, Gold
For fans of: Milo Greene, JBM
Artist: Rayland Baxter
Album: Feathers & Fish Hooks
Why I love it: He writes the most beautiful descriptive songs.
Favorite song(s): Olivia, Good Friend
For fans of: John Mayer's latest album, Dawes
Artist: Justin Timberlake
Album: The 20/20 Experience (Full album is on Spotify)
Why I love it: Um, we've been waiting years for this. Does it really need an explanation?
Favorite song(s): Don't Hold the Wall
For fans of: I mean, really?
Artist: Great Peacock
Album: Great Peacock EP (Full EP is on Spotify)
Why I love it: Beautiful harmonies these boys are doing.
Favorite song(s): Take Me to the Mountain
For fans of: The Lone Bellow
Artist: Delta Saints
Album: Death Letter Jubilee
Why I love it: It's nitty gritty soulful good stuff.
Favorite song(s): Liar, Sing to Me
For fans of: Vintage Trouble