Best New Artists

Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter Paris Carney is making a name for herself with her irresistible dark-pop production, heartfelt lyrics, and infectious vocals.
From the Balearic Island of Mallorca, new artist KAASI combines the sounds and ideas of deep house with a little bIt of the future bass movement. Though it's categorized as deep house, it's like nothing you've heard before.
Reminiscent of the Indie-Dance sensibilities of RAC or the Knocks, incorporating vocals and songwriting just as much as flashy production, Basic Tape shoots up to the top of the pack with only a handful of songs.
With comparisons already being made to both Hozier and The National, new artist George Crosby has clearly got the world at his fingertips.
New York’s new artist, TOTEM, is quickly making a name for himself with his emotionally charged alternative pop-ballads and captivating R&B-laced vocals.
Jerusalem-based new artist SwuM quickly grabbed our attention with his innovative beats and lo-fi production that’s putting a unique spin on his hip-hop influenced and ambient instrumentals.
If you’re looking for some blissful new sounds that you can include on your next cool down playlist, then read on to discover the awesome new music of ARIZONA.
Once you hear what Los Angeles-based new artist ELOHIM has to offer, you won’t be surprised to discover that we here at The Guard are totally in love with her hazy indie pop sound.
New artists Nate Flaks and Noah Longworth, better known as Sleeping Lion, make dreamy indie-electronic music. They are brilliant, taking the heartfelt indie songwriting and ramping up the production all the way.
Emerging artist Rick Rufio has a beautiful, seductive voice that will make men and women swoon and jump over the moon. It doesn’t hurt that he’s got cred up the wazoo, touring as one of Rudimental’s live singers.
We know there are tons of great new artists coming out of Melbourne, Australia lately, but new producer ARCHY STRANGER stands out from the crowd with his totally infectious debut single, Fundamentalism.
New artist Maggie Eckford, aka RUELLE, is quickly gaining some well-deserved attention with her intoxicating dark-pop melodies and cinematic production.