It’s the most glorious time of the year for indie music lovers. It’s the College Music Journal’s annual CMJ Music Festival! The best unknown, up-and-coming, and old favorites come together for the epic week long festival all around the city. The best part about the festival is discovering the unknown artists that can quickly become favorites of yours. These are favorites of ours. Check out the 10 CMJ Artists you need to see and follow on social media! Long live college radio!
If not for their groovy psych pop sound, you should follow their Instagram for some gorgeous pictures of the band on the road and performing.
Represented by Run for Cover records, Petal from Scranton, PA is a singer/songwriter lover’s dream.
Chillwave is one of those genres that is slowly but consistently making its way into the sounds from Toro y Moi to Washed Out, Neon is yet another great wave of the genre.
An energetic and extremely exciting live band, Oberhofer doesn’t concern itself to sound like it does on record, they simply just want to play good music.
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