Without a solid track record, standing out in today’s shitstorm of new music is tough. That’s why you need to ignore a lot of these new bands coming out. If you don’t, you’re going to drown—there’s way too much new stuff out there to get into it all. That makes it even more exciting when a new band comes out and immediately impresses. It’s happening a lot lately.

A couple of P&P’s own put together this list for Complex of 20 New Bands To Watch Out For, and there’s some really great stuff in there like Purity Ring, Vacationer, Howler, Electric Guest, and a bunch of others that you might not be familiar with yet. Check it out below.

20 NEW BANDS TO WATCH OUT FOR