• Breakthrough Band: Azari & III

    Information on the Toronto based house production duo Azari & III seems to be sparse around the web. And that's after two very successful club track single releases ('Hungry For The Power' and 'Reckless (With Your Love)'), countless mentions in 'Best...

  • Breakthrough Band: Yuck

  • Breakthrough Band: Toro Y Moi

  • Breakthrough Band: Former Ghosts

  • Breakthrough Band: Warpaint

  • Breakthrough Band: jj

    While I thought all the 'best of the year' lists popping up now would make it easier to come up with some belated nominations for our 'Breakthrough Band' section but in fact I had quite a hard time finding something by a newcomer band that truly made a lasting impression on me and that we haven't covered yet.

  • Breakthrough Band: Marina and the Diamonds

  • Breakthrough Band: Clock Opera

  • Breakthrough Band: Hurts

  • Breakthrough Band: Sleigh Bells

  • Breakthrough Band: Ellie Goulding

    When Kylie had huge success with her dancefloor-minded french house-flavoured singles "Love At First Sight" and "Can't Get You Out Of My Head" earlier this decade, female pop singers with electronic production gained a lot more credibility.

  • Breakthrough Band: Joy Orbison

  • Breakthrough Band: Mayer Howthorne

  • Breakthrough Band: Phantogram

  • Breakthrough Band: Memory Tapes