Welcome to our continuing series Music You Need to Know! Here we search high and low to bring you some of the best of what alt has to offer that you might not have heard! Check it out!
1. Chris Catalena - (For fans of Jim James) A nice blend of classic rock and country, Chris Catalena will leave you wanting more. His self-titled album drops Friday!
2. Wye Oak - (For fans of Sharon Van Etten) A fusion of indie and alt rock, Wye Oak have a little something for everyone. They had a breakout track in "Civilian" but have experimented with their sound since.
3. Okkervil River - (For fans of The Decemberists) Okkervil River provide an interesting mix of indie rock and Americana stylings. They are unique in their style and worth your time.
4. The Aces - (For fans of The Japanese House) - Combining alt-pop and electronic sounds, The Aces have come up with a shimmery smooth sound with catchy hooks to compliment.