Artist: Rosie & the Riveters
Song: “Ain’t Gonna Bother”
Album: Good Clean Fun
Hailing from Saskatoon, Rosie & the Riveters perform folk music with a vintage, 1940s-style flair. Their original songs combine four-part harmonies, body percussion, and a whole lot of sass.
Artist: The Heck
Song: “Waiting in Line”
Dutch band The Heck are currently finishing up their debut album, scheduled for release later this year. Influenced by sixties garage rock, their music is high energy and wild.
Artist: Joseph of Mercury
Song: “Find You Inside”
This Toronto artist’s deep baritone voice and style of pop draws influence from musicians like David Bowie, Elvis Presley, and Future Islands. Joseph of Mercury’s debut EP is set to be released later this summer.
Song: “Can You Hear Me Now?”
A talented singer and songwriter, 18 year old indie pop artist Upsahl grew up in a musical household and began writing her own songs at 13. She draws influence from artists like The Shins, Lorde, and Beyonce.
Artist: Future Generations
Song: “One More Problem”
After returning from SXSW, this New York-based quintet were inspired by the many rock acts and wanted to write uptempo, guitar-driven music. The result was this single.
Artist: The Technicolors
The title track of their highly anticipated debut album, this Phoenix band blends gritty guitars with swooning melodies and disco vibes.