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9 Awesome Bands You've Probably Never Heard Of

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Prides

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Who are they: Prides are a synthpop band from Glasgow, Scotland. But so far they've only released one EP early this year and one additional song, with a debut album hopefully coming later this year. They released their latest song 'I Should Know You Better' just a week ago.

The song you should listen too: I Should Know You Better

Twenty One Pilots

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Who are they: Twenty One Pilots are a duo from Ohio. Having released three albums already the duo blend several genres such as alternative rock, indietronica and rap rock. The band have already performed at the MTV Europe Music Awards last year and are about to embark on their 'Quiet Is Violent' world tour.

The song you should listen too: Guns for Hands

Everything Everything

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Who are they: Everything Everything are an art rock band from Manchester, United Kingdom. To date the band have released two albums which have been critically acclaimed, netting them three Ivor Novello nominations.

The song you should listen too: Duet

Smallpools

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Who are they: Smallpools are an indie synthpop band from Los Angeles. Much like Prides they've only released their self titled EP and another additional song to date, with their debut album expected later this year.

The song you should listen too: Dreaming

Walk the Moon

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Who are they: Another alternative rock band from Ohio. Walk the Moon released their debut album two years ago and are still relativity unknown. But hopefully their new song 'Shut Up and Dance' which doesn't have a release date will increase their popularity.

The song you should listen too: Tightrope

Bleachers

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Who are they: Bleachers isn't so much a band, but the solo project of Jack Antonoff from Fun. The project was a secret until February of this when he revealed he would release an album in June.

The song you should listen too: I Wanna Get Better

Capital Cities

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Who are they: Capital Cities are another synthpop band from Los Angeles. And trust me when I say that they know how to write a good dance pop song. The band even managed to get Darren Criss from Glee to star in their video for 'Kangaroo Court'.

The song you should listen too: Kangaroo Court

Bad Suns

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Who are they: Another Californian band, this time in the shape of Bad Suns, who only released their debut album two months ago. Only time will tell how big they become, but for now they've got some catchy songs.

The song you should listen too: Cardiac Arrest

New Politics

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Who are they: And finally we're back to Europe, but this time in Copenhagen, Denmark, where the band New Politics originates from. Having toured with both Paramore and Fall Out Boy, the band are already making a name for themselves. And their new song 'Everywhere I Go' was released last night.

The song you should listen too: Harlem

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