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5 Best New Artists for August ’13

The month's most exciting artisans of rap, electronic music, and blistering noise-rock.

From a Philadelphian noise-rock wrecking crew to a fearless new R&B songwriter from Los Angeles to a nerdy, gap-bridging Atlanta rapper in an orbit all his own, here are five artists to know this month. DAVID BEVAN, PHILIP SHERBURNE, AND BRANDON SODERBERG