This year’s Westword Music Showcase includes many new acts including Wildermiss, SIR, Avenhart, The Corner Girls, Emma Mayes and the Hip, The Milk Blossoms, MLIMA, and Jen Korte with 2 of her bands: Jen Korte & the Loss, Lady Gang.
St Lucia – – http://www.stlucianewyork.com/ – This 5 piece New York band has been label synthpop before. They are more pop than synth and more party than pop. Their latest album is Matter. Look for them on the main stage.
Sunflower Bean – – https://www.sunflowerbeanband.com/ – Sunflower Bean released their sophomore album TwentyTwo in Blue this year. They are a psychedlic band that exploded with their first album and Julia Cumming’s vocals.
Tracksuit Wedding – – http://tracksuitwedding.com/ – This is the only Colorado band on the main stage lineup. This 6 piece brings blues, funk and rock together in an electrifying combination.
Chloe Tang – – http://chloetangmusic.com/ – Tang released her sophomore EP Stranger as she was graduating. Tang brings an amazing live performance and is one artist who may be on a trajectory to break big.
YaSi – – https://www.yasimuse.com/ – YaSi has established herself in the past few years as a hip-hop, R & B artist to pay attention to. Her latest single is “Lie.”
Florea – – https://floreamusic.com/ – We first saw Megan Fong’s Florea a couple of years ago as Florea. Since then the band has become a 3 piece rock and released a self-titled 7-song EP. The results get better and better.