There’s plenty of new music around to create one more playlist for 2013. New bands such as the Wild Feathers and Love Inks make an appearance in this compilation while established groups such as Travis, Luscious Jackson and Mazzy Star return to the new music fold. Also back for another round are the Naked and Famous, Cults, Tennis, and Phantogram, while remixers RAC composed some songs of their own. Arctic Monkeys returns to its rock roots, Okkervil River finds a wider musical net with a nostalgic theme, and Broken Bells provide a glimpse of the next album. Check out all this and more, plus a quiz about the longevity of some of the bands.
** Extra credit if you can name every band that existed in the ‘90s—with bonus points for ones that hark back to the ‘80s (answer at the end of this post).