Play Back: Ten New Artists to Obsess Over This Summer

TGIM. We know it’s hard to keep up with all the artists you should know. Don’t worry, we got you.

Lauren Ruth Ward

By Artemis Thomas-Hansard

Maybe you’re looking to meet your new ride or die (so is steamy electro-soul duo Rituals of Mine), or to get all genre-bendy with the magical, mysterious weirdos of Superorganism, or discover an LA-upstart who falls somewhere between Janis Joplin and Courtney Barnett (Lauren Ruth Ward, we see you). The point is, it’s almost summer and isn’t it about time your playlist turns over as frequently as your closet?