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24 Underrated British Musicians You Need To Discover

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1. AOSOON

Gangster folk is a kind of folk I never knew I needed until AOSOON. Facebook | Twitter | Youtube
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Gangster folk is a kind of folk I never knew I needed until AOSOON.

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2. Astronomyy

Beautiful vocals, beautiful sounds. iTunes | Facebook | Twitter | Youtube
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Beautiful vocals, beautiful sounds.

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3. Juce

This girl group is like a British TLC. Feel that '90s vibe. iTunes | Facebook | Twitter | Soundcloud
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This girl group is like a British TLC. Feel that '90s vibe.

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4. Eaves

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Acoustic folk from Leeds. "Pylons" is a bloody fantastic song, but to get a true handle on how good this guy's vocals are, you need to listen to "As Old as the Grave".

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5. Alexander Wolfe

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https://www.facebook.com/alexanderwolfemusic/photos_stream

Most of this guy's stuff is beautifully stripped-back acoustic, but the song I'm obsessed with is "Trick of the Light", which reminds me of Ben Howard's first album.

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6. JP Cooper

No description needed. Just listen to this man's voice, please and thank you. iTunes | Facebook | Twitter | Youtube
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No description needed. Just listen to this man's voice, please and thank you.

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7. Florrie

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https://www.facebook.com/florrie.music/photos_stream

The stunning ex-backing drummer and songwriter for Girls Aloud. Why she wasn't centre-stage to begin with is beyond me.

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8. Oceaan

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https://www.facebook.com/occeaann/photos_stream

Producer from Manchester with a seriously blissed-out sound.

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9. X&Y

A trio of singers from Wales, London, and Brighton.Facebook | Twitter
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A trio of singers from Wales, London, and Brighton.

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10. Birdy

Birdy
Birdy

OK, chances are you've heard of Birdy. She did that amazing Bon Iver cover that went super viral, etc, etc. But have you heard her other music? Because it's amazing too, and doesn't get as much love it should IMO.

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11. Raff

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https://www.facebook.com/raffmusic/photos_stream

An Edinburgh singer-songwriter who's played alongside more than a few big names (Ed Sheeran and Lily Allen to name a couple), but who's still going under the radar.

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12. Candy Darling

Psychedelic post-punk from Bristol.Facebook | Soundcloud
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Psychedelic post-punk from Bristol.

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13. Kimberly Anne

"Acoustic pop married to indie, whilst having a love affair with Afro/Caribbean and Brazilian rhythms." Sign me up. iTunes | Facebook | Twitter | Soundcloud
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"Acoustic pop married to indie, whilst having a love affair with Afro/Caribbean and Brazilian rhythms." Sign me up.

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14. I Heart Sharks

British boys based in Berlin. The best thing to come out of the current Brit-Berlin love affair. Facebook | Twitter | Youtube
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British boys based in Berlin. The best thing to come out of the current Brit-Berlin love affair.

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15. Haelos

Ultra-cool London band who play a genre they describe as "dark euphoria". iTunes | Facebook | Twitter | Soundcloud
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Ultra-cool London band who play a genre they describe as "dark euphoria".

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16. Stephanie Fraser

This girl's voice is stunning and it's woeful that more people haven't heard it. I've been humming "Walking Woman" to myself since circa 2013.iTunes | Facebook | Twitter | Youtube
Vicki Evans / Via Facebook: stephaniefrasermusic

This girl's voice is stunning and it's woeful that more people haven't heard it. I've been humming "Walking Woman" to myself since circa 2013.

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17. Draco Draco

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Half British. Half Berlin. All delicious electro-pop.

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18. Keaton Henson

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Oh, Keaton Henson. How do I love thee? Let me count the ways: 1) He has a voice that will make you weep. 2) His lyrics are poetry that will also make you weep. 3) I like his beard even though I hate all beards, but seriously just look at it, that's a good beard.

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19. Blossoms

Gorgeous indie pop from Manchester.iTunes | Facebook | Twitter | Youtube
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Gorgeous indie pop from Manchester.

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20. Everything Everything

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https://www.facebook.com/EverythingEverythinguk/photos_stream

Yet more Manchester goodness. I defy you to not get "Spring / Sun / Winter / Dread" stuck in your head.

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21. Karima Francis

Karima Francis

This soulful songstress hails from Blackpool and has a voice to die for.

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22. Spring King

Manchester, STOP HOARDING ALL THE GOOD MUSIC.iTunes | Facebook | Twitter | Youtube
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Manchester, STOP HOARDING ALL THE GOOD MUSIC.

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23. Radio On

Radio On need to follow their namesake and get on the radio more. Geddit? Geddi... never mind. Just play the track.iTunes | Facebook | Twitter | Soundcloud
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Radio On need to follow their namesake and get on the radio more. Geddit? Geddi... never mind. Just play the track.

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24. Recreations

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Formerly Get Cape Wear Cape Fly!

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25. Shura

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https://www.facebook.com/shuramusic/photos_stream

Guess where she's from? I've never even been to Manchester. I need to go to Manchester.

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