1. BANKS View this video on YouTube BANKS, the American-born, British-based singer is a MUST SEE. Check out her cover of Aaliyah's "Are You That Somebody?" 2. The Preatures View this video on YouTube The Preatures from Sydney, Australia opened up for Banks at SXSW 2014. The Classixx, also performing this year, did a remix of this song. 3. Classixx View this video on YouTube If you like a little funk, you'll like them. 4. The Wild Feathers View this video on YouTube Their Facebook describes them as, "They're like if Led Zeppelin & The Band had a baby in Joshua Tree that grew up listening to Ryan Adams covering the Stones 70's country influenced songs." Take away what you will. 5. Rudimental View this video on YouTube Rudimental won Best British single for this song at The Brits 2014 AND played onstage with Bastille at the same award show. 6. Chance The Rapper View this video on YouTube Currently one of the biggest hip hop acts in the scene. The Chicago native teamed up with James Blake. Prepare you ears and listen here: http://bit.ly/1ixeoJ7 7. James Blake View this video on YouTube He's a Londoner, electronic producer, and his soulful vocals will pull at your heartstrings. Just hope you experience the majesty of his track "The Wilhelm Scream." 8. Vance Joy View this video on YouTube "His lyrics will reach out to you and hold on for a moment." --That and if you follow him on Instagram, you will immediately fall in love. @vancejoy 9. Dr. Dog View this video on YouTube A retro rock band from Philly. They've been known to give killer shows that keep the crowd going. Be sure to listen to "These Days." 10. Robert DeLong View this video on YouTube His music samples from classic pop, folk, house, and dubstep. His last album 'Just Movement' came out in 2013. 11. White Denim View this video on YouTube An indie rock/punk hailing from Austin, Texas. Expect tons of energy and crunchy guitar riffs. 12. CHVRCHES View this video on YouTube There's been tons of buzz on the synth-pop trio. As of late, they covered Lorde's "Team" on BBC Radio 1. 13. MS MR View this video on YouTube One word: infectious. If you didn't know, they were on the “Game of Thrones” soundtrack with their single, “Bones.” 14. Sam Smith View this video on YouTube The name sounds familiar, right? Well he's the voice on Disclosure's "Latch", another act set to hit the stage at Bonnaroo. Are you getting chills listening to his voice and that cello? 15. Thao & The Get Down Stay Down View this video on YouTube Led by singer-songwriter Thao Nguyen, this band also has a rep for feisty live shows. 16. King Khan & The Shrines View this video on YouTube You can sense the psychedelic soul that propels this band. They just released a "road tape" you can find on their SoundCloud: http://bit.ly/1ixjNjg 17. Warpaint View this video on YouTube All-female quartet you can catch at Coachella and ACL as well as Bonnaroo. They give off a mystical and dreamy vibe. 18. Little Dragon View this video on YouTube Dig this song? They just released their semi-new single, "Klapp, Klapp." 19. Real Estate View this video on YouTube Laid-back indie-rock band just released their third album "Atlas". Watch their music video for "Crime" that they creatively made it into a how-to video. 20. Carolina Chocolate Drops View this video on YouTube A string band coming together to give you bluegrass and folk music. Their combined talents on the jug, harmonica, banjo, and fiddle will be perfect this summer.