Oh CMJ, how I love you, every year for a week, you make me muster the energy to party liek a rockstar. Oh how I will miss you, but I know you will return…

So, saw tons of music this year, but below are the top 5 artists that I feel deserve some further exploration.


Gold Streets
Website: http://www.myspace.com/goldstreets
Audio: Gold Streets – Billy’s Dead

Marnie Stern
Website: http://www.myspace.com/marniestern1
Audio: Marnie Stern – Transparency Is The New Mystery

Website: http://www.myspace.com/kcquilty
Audio: Quilty – Supernova

The Knocks
Website: http://www.myspace.com/itstheknocks
Audio: The Knocks – Dancing With the DJ

Me You Us Them
Website: http://www.myspace.com/myutnyc
Audio: Me You Us Them – Any Time