Best New Artists

While The Guard like to keep one eye on Top Indie, we've always got the other on the EDM world - and Alvin Risk is the latest enigmatic producer to send shockwaves through us with his killer sonics.
Come over to the dark side by grabbing Excision's debut album, "X Rated," out now on deadmau5's label, mau5strap.
The Guard's Blog On Music presents our New Find, Azealia Banks from Harlem (think the next Nicki Minaj. Check out her song "L8R" here.
The Lumineers are a New Find at The Guard's Top Indie page. Check out "Hey Ho" and "Stubborn Love," 2 great songs from this unsigned band from Denver.