Of course it’s up to you, dear readers, to decide who you liked best during CMJ Music Marathon 2015. But buried somewhere in our job descriptions is “Find ‘buzz’ bands, dammit.” And so herein we, the CMJ staff, offer up a list of bands that said staff, biz pals and assorted tipsy attendees ascertained were bands that caused a stir at CMJ 2015.


Bayonne


Car Seat Headrest


Creepoid


Diet Cig


Dirty Ghosts


Ezra Furman


Kero Kero Bonito


Briana Marela


Methyl Ethel


Miya Folick


Pom Poms


Shopping


Stealing Sheep


Suffers


The Big Moon


Marlon Williams


Weaves