The music business may be reeling, but there's never been more new, exciting artists emerging fully formed and ready to forge their own path to your playlists.
From country-fried troubadours to self-made hip-hop impresarios to scruffy indie weirdos, these folks will soon need no introduction.
Alessandro Cortini tends to surround himself with darkness. The Italian producer is most infamous as a torturer of modular synths and other bleak electronics for Los Angeles’ most famous industrial-goths, Nine Inch Nails. His previous solo LP, Sonno, slinked out on Prurient’s Hospital Productions — a bastion of the crepuscular, if there ever was one. And… More »