CMJ 2013 showcased hundreds of rising artists from around the world. Between the tons of new talent that took the stage, and the return of a few old school CMJ veterans, 2013 was one for the books.

2/3 Goat * Jessica Caplan * Lisa Blanco * Aabaraki * Aaron Lee Tasjan * Aaron Lopez-Barrantes * Absolutely Free * The ACBs * Ace Reporter * Adam Faucett and the Tall Grass * Adi Ulmansky * Adios Ghost * Adnan Sabir * Adrianne Lanker * Aerial East * Aiofe O’Donovan * AJR * Akie Bermiss * Alberta Cross * Alice and the Glass Lake * Alpine * Aly Tadros * Americans UK * Amy Lynn & The Gun Show * Amy Vachal * And The Kids * Animal Years * Another Dead Clown * Anthony Hall * The Anti-Job * Apollo Run * The Aprons * ARMS * Arp * ASTR

ASTR @ Westway – Photo: Victor Castro

ASTR @ Westway – Photo: Victor Castro

Attic Ends * Au Revoir Simone * Automatic Children * Avi Wisnia * Avidya & The Kiesha’s * BAAM * Baby Alpaca * Backfire * Bad Cop* * Bad Suns * Bad Veins * Badboxes * Bagheera * The Bailen Brothers * The Balconies * Ball Park Music * Ballroom Jacks * The Band CC * The Band in Heaven * Banda Magda * Bardo Pond * Basecamp * Basic Vacation * The Battery Electric * Bear Mountain * The Beards * Bebe O’Hare * Behind The Facade * Belle Game * Belle Mare * BELT * Ben Caplan * Ben Caplan and the Casual Smokers * Benjamin Cartel * Bent Shapes * Bethesda * Betty Who

Betty Who @ Westway – Photo: Emily Korn

Betty Who @ Westway – Photo: Emily Korn

Between the Buried And Me * Big Black Delta * Big Brave * Big Quiet * Big Tree * Big Ups * Billy Scher (AM Royalty) * Bird To Prey * Birds in a Row * Birth of Joy * Black Alley * Black Anvil * Black Books * The Black Cadillacs * Black City Lights * Black Light Dinner Party * Black Market merchant * The Black Shades * Black Sheep * Black Taxi * Black Wing Halo * Bleeding Rainbow * Blue and Gold * Bobby McGrath * Body Language * Body Parts * Bombay Show Pig * The Bongos * Bonzie * Bored Nothing * Born Again Virgins * Born Gold * The Bottom Dollars * Boxerin Club * Braid * Brand Of Julez * The Breakfast Machine * Brendan Rivera * Brett * Brett Ferguson * Brett Saxon * Bridge City Hustle * Bright Future * The Brooklyn What * Brothertiger * Bryan Dunn * Bryant Dope * Bugs in The Dark * Butcher Knives * Butchers and Bakers * Buy The Sky * Byzantine * Cadaver Dogs * Caged Animals * Caleb Hawley * Calvin Love * Camp * Candide * The Candles * Canon Logic * The Canon Logic * Caravels * Cardiknox * Carte Blanche * Cary Nokey * Casey Desmond * Castle River * Cat Dowling * Catey Shaw * Caveman * CC/NN * Celestial Shore * Challenger * CHAPMAN * The Chariot * Charlene Kaye * Charlotte Sometimes * Chastity Brown * Cherub * CHIEF * Child Actor * Chris Ayer * Christina LaRocca * Christopher Paul Sterling * City Riots * CK Kidtronik * Claire * CLARA-NOVA * Clare * Clear Plastic Masks * Cloak Ox * Clouty * Coby Brown w/ Immy * COIN * Coke Weed * Cold Blood Club * Cold Flavor Repair * Colwell * Computer Magic * Controller * Cookin Vinyl * Corrupt Autopilot * Cosmik Raiders * Cotton Jones * Courtney Barnett * CP Stelling * Craft Services * Craig Greenberg * Crazy Pills * Criminal Hygiene * Crocodiles * CTZNSHP * Cub Sport * Cultfever * Cyrille Aimee * Dan Croll * Danica Dora * Danielia Cotton * My Midnight Heart * Bright Light Bright Light * Bird Call * VOWS * AV * Desert Stars * Maya Vik * The Adversary * Dynasty Electric * Danielle Parente * Danny Chait * The Darcys * Dark North * Darling Waste * Darlings * Darlingside * Daytona * DB2 * DCO * Dead Stars * The Deadmen (featuring Justin Jones) * Decades * Deidre & The Dark * Del Water Gap * The Delta Riggs * The Demon Parade * Deniro Farrar * Denitia and Sene * Devon Tracy * Diane Birch * Die A Hero * Dinosaur Bones * The Dirty Names * Dirty South Joe * The Dismemberment Plan

Dismemberment Plan @ Terminal 5 – Photo: Alix Piorun

Dismemberment Plan @ Terminal 5 – Photo: Alix Piorun

DJ Allison Kinney * DJ Good Goose * DJ Lion Rock * DJ Noodles * DJ ODMARK * DJ Run P * Doe Paoro * The Donnies the Amys * Dorine Levy * Double Strike * Dream Boys * Dream Shake * Drowners

Drowners@ Pianos – Photo: Nicole Craine

Drowners@ Pianos – Photo: Nicole Craine

Duke Evers * Duologue * Duologue (DJ Set) * Eagulls * Easter Island * Eastern Hollows * Easy Tells * Echorev * Echosmith * Eden * Edmund II * Ejecta * Eko Hotel featuring Sahr Ngaujuah * Eleanor Friedberger * Electric Lights * Electric Wire Hustle * Elizabeth & The Catapult * Elizabeth Rose * Elle King * EMEFE * Emergency Tiara * Emily Bell * Emily King * Emmy Wildwood * Emperors * Empress Of * Enemies * Enemy Planes * Enola Fall * The Epilogues * Eric Bellinger * Eric French and Mr. Hyde * Eric Frisch * Erin Barra * Eros & the Eschaton * Et Tu Bruce * Eternal Summers * EULA * Eureka California * Everest Cale * The Everywheres * Example * Ex-Cult * Ezra Furman * Facts * The Falls * Fan-Tan * Father John Misty * Fawn Spots * Firehorse * Fishdoctor * Fixtures * Flagland * Flagship * FLASH/LIGHTS * Flashlights * The Flatliners * The Fleeting Ends * Float Fall * Flying Turns * Folding Legs * Fore * Fort Frances * Foy Vance * Frances Cone * Frances Rose * Free Time * French Horn Rebellion * Frugal Father * Fuck Buttons * Fulcrum of the Stars * Full Service * Futurebrite * G4SHI * Gabe Kubanda * Gabriela Pepino * Gang of Youths * Gangsta Boo (Three 6 Mafia) * Gemini Club * GEMS * Generations * Gentleman Hall * Geoffrey O’Connor * Ghost Beach * Ghost Pal * Ghost Wave * Ginger & the Ghost * Ginger And The Ghost * Gingerlys * Glass Cloud * Glass Gang * Glasser * Glenn Tilbrook * Glitches * Godflesh * GODS * Gold & Youth * Golden Bloom * Gone by Daylight * Good Riddance * goodbytemotel * Gospels * Gossling * Goste * Grand Resort * Grandchildren * Great Divide * Greg Barris * Greys * The Griswolds * Gross Relations * Grounders * The Grownup Noise * Gunplay/Stalley * Gypsy Wig * HAERTS * Half Moon Run * Handsome Lady Records Club * Hannah Winkler * Happy Fangs* * Happy Hollows * Har-di-har * Harmonica Lewinskies * Have Mercy * Hawk and Dove * Haybaby * He Is Legend * Head For Cover * Heavy Birds * Heeney * Helio Sequence * Heliotropes * Hermitude * Highly Suspect * Highs * Hippy * The History of Apple Pie * Hockey * Hollagramz * The Hollows * Holy Esque * Holy Wave * Holychild * Homeshake * Honey Wild * House of Ladosha * House of Waters * How Sad * Howth * Howth * * HSY * Hugh Bob and The Hustle * Human Human * Hungry Lake * Hunters * Hurrah! A Bolt of Light! * I’ll Be John Brown * IKES * Imaginary People * In The Valley Below * Indiego * Infinity Shared * Instrumenti * Invisible Days * Isadora Barkhouse * Ishi * Isle of Rhodes * IZA * J Fernandez * J. Natural * Jacco Gardner * Jacob Snider * James Bay * James Wallace * Janelle Kroll * Jason Myles Goss * Jawbone * Jay Arner * Jay Stolar * Jazmin Sisters * The Jazz June * Jean Jakcets * Jeff Campbell & Megan Stankard * Jennah Bell * Jesca Hoop * Jesse Clegg * Jesse Ruben * Jetty Rae * Joanna Wang * Joe Fletcher & The Wrong Reasons * John Murry * Johnnie Lee Jordan * Jonathan Rado * Jonny Gowanus Band * Josh Berwanger * Joy Kills Sorrow * Joywave * Joywave DJs * Juan Walters * Julia Easterlin * Julia Weldon * Julian Peterson * Julie Kathryn * Juliette Commagere * July Talk * Jump For The Sails * JunglePussy * Junior Prom * Jus Post Bellum * Justin Dean Thomas * Justin Stein * Juston Stens & The Get Real Gang * Kan Wakan * Kandle * Karma Killer * Kate Berlant * Kate Davis * Kevin Johnston * Key! * Kiah Victoria * The Kickdrums (DJ Set) * The Kid Daytona * Kid Karate * King Dude * King Holiday * Kingswood * Kissing is a Crime * Kitty Crimes * KNTRLR * Kodaline * Korallreven (dj set) * Kosha Dillz * KRIZZ * Kwame Darko * Landshapes * Lapland * Laser Background * The Last Kiss aka Fuka Lata * Lazer Cake * The Lazy Susans * Le Trouble * Lee Fields & The Expressions * Lennings * Les Racquet * Let’s Buy Happiness * Leverage Models * Life Size Maps * Like Swimming * Likwuid * Lil & The Parlour Tricks * Lily & The Parlor Tricks * Lindsay Dragan * Literature * Little Daylight * Locksley * The Lonely Wild * The Long Winters * The Loom * Lora Faye * Loren Benjiman * Los Encantados * Lost Boy? * Lou Donillon * Love X Stereo * Lovelife * Loveskills * Lowell * Lucius * Ludwig Persik * Luke Rathborne * Luke Temple * Luke Wesley * Luray * Lyle Divinsky * Lylit * Lyndi Ortega * Lys * The Lytics * The Machinist * Madison Cano * Magic Bronson * Magic Man * Mal Blum * Mamarazzi * Mammal Dap * Mandolin Orange * MANGA * Mara Connor * Marc Baker * Marcelo Fruet * Margaret Glaspy * Margot MacDonald * Maria Taylor * Mariachi Flor De Toloache * Marijuana Death Squad * Mariko * Mark Lanegan * Mark Mulcahy * Mark Wilkinson * Marmalakes * Mary Alouette * Masha * Matt Belis * Matt Simons * Matt Sucich * Max Low * MC Melodie * Mean Creek * The Meaning Of Life * Megafauna * Megan Bonnell * Meka Pauley * Melissa Czarnik * Menomena * MERZ * Mia Dyson * Michael Daves * Mideau * The Midnight Hollow * Midnight Spin * The Migrant * Mike Gannon * Mike Pinto * Mike Scala * Miko and the Musket * Miniboone * Mirk * Miss Ko * MISTER SUIT * MisterWives * Misun * Mokaad * Monogold * Mood Rings * Moon Variety Show * Moonstone Continuum * More Than Fate * Morning Parade * The Morningsiders * Mother Feather

Mother Feather @ Rockwood Music Hall – Photo: Deneka Peniston

Mother Feather @ Rockwood Music Hall – Photo: Deneka Peniston

Motive * Motor League * The Motorleague * Mount Sharp * Mr. MFN eXquire * Mucho Deniro * Mutual Benefit * My Dear Mycroft * my education * My Teenage Stride * The Mystery Lights * Mystery Skulls * Nachtmystium * Nadus * Napoleon * NCM * New Beard * New Madrid * New Myths * NGHBRS * Niall Connolly * Nicholas Charles Thompson * Nicholas Ryan Gant * Nick Hakim * Nick Waterhouse * Nicky Egan * Nicole Mercedes * Night Drive * Night Panther * Night Terrors of 1927 * Nightbirds * No Shoes * No Way Josie * Nobody Takes Vegas * NONONO * Norewegian Arms * North of Nashville * Northern Faces * Norwegian Arms * The Novocaines * NYFE * Obits * Oceanographer * Odonis Odonis * Oh Honey * Oh Mercy * OK Sweetheart * Okta Logue * Old Monk * Old Soul * Optic Yellow Felt * Orgone * Oscar Key Sung * Osekre & The Lucky Bastards * Osekre and the Lucky Bastards * OurGuys * Out All Night * The Outlet Collective * Over the Rhine * Ovlov * Oxymorrons * P.O.S. * Panama Wedding * Paperhaus * Parks * Party Supplies * Pat Jordache * Patrick McGrath * Pattern Is Movement * Paul Tabchneck * Paulie Z * Pearl & The Beard * Pelican * People’s Champ * Pep * Pete Donnelly and The Wise Easy * Peter Chance and Chapter 3 * The Photo Moon * Phranchyze * The Phuss * The Planes * Plastic Cannons * Players Ball * Pogo DJs * Ponyboy * Pool Cosby * Poor Young Things * Popular Culture * Prata Vetra

Prata Vetra @ Knitting Factory – Photo: Christina Reilly

Prata Vetra @ Knitting Factory – Photo: Christina Reilly

The Preatures * Prides * Prince Rupert Drops * Prism House * Prism Waves * Project Film * Promised Land Sound * Pscyhic Twin * Psychobuildings * PUBLIC * Public Service Broadcasting * PUP * PushMethod * Quiet Company * Quilt * Rachel Hurwitz * Rob DeCoup * Lili Rocha * Racoon Fever * Racoon Fighter * Radical Dads * Rah Rah * Railbird * Ramming Speed * Random Recipe * Rathborne * Rattlesnake Hyde * Real Estate * Real Magic * Rebecca Jordan * Rebeka * Rebuker * Reptiles * Reuben & The Dark * Reuben and the Dark * Rey Pila * The Ricecookers * Riff Raff * Rocket & The Ghost * Royal Bangs * The Royal Drag * Royal Teeth * Royston Vasie * Rude Beats * Run River North * Running In The Fog * Rush Midnight * Sad and French * Saint Rich * Saintseneca * Satellite * Saul Williams & The Dragons of Zynth * Savages

Savages @ Terminal 5 – Photo: Mikaela Wegerhoff

Savages @ Terminal 5 – Photo: Mikaela Wegerhoff

Scary Cherry and the Bang Bangs * The Score * Scott & Charlene’s Wedding * Seasick Mama * The Shackeltons * Shady Elders * Shake the Baron * Shark ? * Shark Week * Sharkmuffin * Shaun Barker * SHEL * Shelby Earl * Shelly Bhushan * Sheppard * Shilpa Ray * Shine 2009 * Shy Girl * Shy Girls * Sideasideb * Silent Rider * Sisqo * SISU * SJ * Ski Lodge * Skotch Davis * Sky White Tiger * Sleep Kitty * Sleep Study * Sliink * Slim Twig * Slim Wray * Slonk Donkerson * Slothrust * Slow Down Molasses * Slow Skies * Small Black * Smokey Robotic * Snow Ghost * Soho Kings * Sol Cat * Solar Year * Solids * Son of Stan * Song Sparrow Research * Soul Kahn * Soulfly * Havok * The Sounds * Sour Bridges * South of France * Spaceships * The Spanish Channel * The Speedbumps * Speedy Ortiz * Spirit Animal * Spirit Plate * Spliffsters * The Spring Standards * SSM * St Vitus * StaG * Starina * The Stationary Set * Steel Phantoms * Steffalloo * Stevie & the Lion * Still Life Still * Stillwater Giants * Stone Cold Fox * Stone ColdFox * Story of The Running Wolf * Strange Talk * Street of Joy * Streets Of Laredo * STRNGRS * sua * Such Hounds * Supercute! * Surfing * The Suzan * Swaai Boys * Sway Machinery * Sweet Soubrette * SWF * Swimming in Speakers * Swizzymack * Talib Kweli * Tall Tall Trees * Tan Vampires * Tango in the Attic * Tanlines (DJ Set) * Tanner Walle * Tattoo Money * Taylor Barton and GE Smith * Tayo * Teammate * TECLA * Teen * The Teen Age * Teen Girl Scientist Monthly * Terry Poison * Tess Druckenmiller * The Black Cadillacs * The Broken Crowns * The Ceremonies * The Districts * The Griswolds * The Saint Johns * The Spring Standards * The Static Jacks * Thee, Idea Men * Their Planes Will Block Out The Sun * Them Swoops * These Animals * Thomas Azier * Thorcraft Cobra * Those Girls * Thrill Call * Tift Merritt * Tigertown * Tim Easton * Tim Noyes * Time Will Tell * Tiny ruins * TKO * To The Wind * Tokyo Tabboo * Tom McBride * The Tontons * Top Less Gay Love Tekno Party * TOPS * TORRES * Toy Soldiers * Traumahelikopter * Tru Fam * Trumpeter Swan * TV Girl * TWEENS * The Tye Trybe * U.S. Royalty * UFO * The Ugly Club * Unicycle Loves You * US Girls * Utopic * Vadoinmessico * Vanessa Carlton * Variety Lights * Vattnet Viskar * The Veda Rays * Velcro Lewis Group * Versus Narrow * Vic Mensa * Viceroy * Victory * Violett Pi * Virtual CH * The Von Shakes * Von Shakes * Vox Pop * Wake Island * Wake Up * Wake Up Paradise * Walking Man * Walking Shapes * Wardell * Warren Malone * Watermelon * We Are Scientists

We Are Scientists @ Brooklyn Bowl – Photo: Lauren Kallen

We Are Scientists @ Brooklyn Bowl – Photo: Lauren Kallen

We Cut Corners * Weaves * Webster * Week of Wonders * Weird Womb * Western Addiction * WET * White Denim * White Dynomite * White Prism * Wild Adriatic * WIld Child * Wild Leaves * Wild Rompit * Wild Yaks * Will Stratton * Willis Earl Beal * Wilsen * WIM * Winchester Local * The Wives * Woodkid * The Woodrow Wilsons * World’s Fair * Worthless * WRITER * Wyatt * Wyldlife * Yamantaka // Sonic Titan * Yazan * Yellow Red Sparks * YOU ME AT SIX * Young Summer * The Young Things * Your Sister’s Canary * Yuck * Zach Hurd * Zak Smith Band * Zeahorse * Zeus * Zig Zags * Zoe Sundra * Zongo Junction * Zoo Animal *