We got in a lab and scoured the interwebs and very, very methodically came up with THE list of 100 records to watch out for this year.
Eh, who are we kidding? We spitballed this. Records listed below are sometimes total guesses, sometimes definitely coming out (even this week!). What did we miss? Let us know.
Absolute Hero As Cities Burn Attalus AWOLNATION – Here Come the Runts Beartooth Beyond Pluto Bonelang BØRNS Bulow Camp Hope Capstan – In the Wake Of Our Discord Car Seat Headrest – Twin Fantasy CHVRCHES Comrades Contact Copeland Courtney Barnett DALES. Danny Brown Dashboard Confessional – Crooked Shadows Death Cab For Cutie DENS Drake Earl Sweatshirt Emery Fall Out Boy – M A N I A FKA Twigs Florence and the Machine Formerly Bodies Franz Ferdinand – Always Ascending Fu Manchu Gorillaz Graceful Closure Grimes Half Waif – Lavender Heroes Like Villains I Don’t Know How But They Found Me Jack White Joy Justin Timberlake – Man of the Woods Kacey Musgraves Kanye West – Turbo Grafix 16 Keyoung Killswitch Engage La Dispute Lo Moon Many Rooms Michigander Mike Mains Moby – Everything Was Beautiful, and Nothing Hurt Moose Blood – I Don’t Think I Can Do This Anymore Mount Eerie My Bloody Valentine My Epic Nils Frahm – All Melody Nothing Now, Now On Hi Owl City – Cinematic P.O.D. Pale Waves Parquet Courts Paul McCartney Phangs – Happy Season Pianos Become the Teeth – Wait For Love Polyenso PUP Purity Ring R.LUM.R Rhye – Blood S. Carey – Hundred Acres Saintseneca Shiny Penny Silent Planet Snail Mail Sol Solange Son Lux – Brighter Wounds Sucre The 1975 – Music For Cars The Castros The End of the Ocean The Fever 333 The Fratellis – In Your Own Sweet Time The New Schematics The Raquels Thrice Tiny Moving Parts To Kill A Monster Tool Tune-Yards – I can feel you creep into my private life Turnstile Twenty One Pilots Valise Vampire Weekend Vein Vesperteen Watching For Foxes We Are the Movies Wye Oak