Rock (2000s) (Reference)

The reference list includes records that have been obtained and/or rated (in blue) as well as many other records that have been recommended from various sources.


Active Child [2010– ]

Adia Victoria (1986– )

Adult Books [2016– ]

AgesandAges [2011– ]

Jhené Aiko (1988– )

Alabama Shakes [2011– ]

Alaska Thunderfuck (1985– )

Algiers [2015– ]

Allo Darlin'

Alt-J [2012– ]

AlunaGeorge

Alvvays

Marsha Ambrosius (1977– )

American Wrestlers

Anika

Annie Girl and the Flight [2012– ]

Anohni (1970– )

Amber Arcades (1988– )

The Arcs [2015– ]

Billie Joe Armstrong (1972– )

Atoms for Peace [2013– ]

Austra [2011– ]

Autre Ne Veut

Avi Buffalo

Katy B (1989– )

The Babies [2011– ]

Lee Bains III

Julien Baker (1995– )

Banks (1988– )

Courtney Barnett (1988– )

Julia Barwick

Bastille [2013– ]

Beach Fossils [2010– ]

Beach Slang [2015– ]

Beady Eye [2011– ]

Willis Earl Beal

The Belle Brigade [2011– ]

Bent Shapes

Bentcousin

Beverly [2014– ]

Big Ups [2014– ]

The Bitters [2010– ]

B.J. the Chicago Kid (1984– )

Maggie Björklund

Blanck Mass

Bleachers

Bleeding Rainbow

Blood Orange (1985– )

Nicki Bluhm (1979– )

Body/Head [2013– ]

Bibi Bourelly (1994– )

Benjamin Booker

Boytoy

Charles Bradley (1948–2017)

Breakfast in Fur [2015– ]

Leon Bridges (1989– )

Bright Moments

Sheela Bringi

Broken Bells

Jake Bugg (1994– )

Bully

The Bundles

Will Butler (1982– )

Julie Byrne

Anna Calvi

Car Seat Headrest [2015– ]

Cavern of Anti-Matter [2016– ]

CEO [2010– ]

Cerebral Ballzy [2011– ]

The Chain Gang of 1974 [2011– ]

Charly Bliss

Chastity Belt [2013– ]

Chelsea Light Moving [2013– ]

Cherub

Chicano Batman [2010– ]

Childbirth

Chook Race

Chumped

Chvrches [2013– ]

City Yelps

The Civil Wars [2009– ]

Class Actress [2010– ]

The Claudettes

Benjamin Clementine (1988– )

The Close Readers

Cloud Nothings [2010– ]

Amber Coffman

Cold Specks [2012– ]

Louis Cole

The Coneheads [2014– ]

Gaz Coombes (1976– )

Frankie Cosmos

Country Mice [2011– ]

Allison Crutchfield

Cults [2011– ]

The D.A.

Lucy Dacus

Daddy Issues [2014– ]

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. [2010– ]

Damaged Bug

Richard Dawson

Dead Sara [2012– ]

Deafheaven [2010– ]

Deap Vally [2013– ]

Daughter [2013– ]

Death Grips

Darwin Deez

Delicate Steve (1987– )

The Delines [2014– ]

Lana Del Rey (1986– )

Mac DeMarco (1990– )

Deradoorian

Jason Derulo (1989– )

The Deslondes [2015– ]

Diamond Rugs [2012– ]

Diet Cig

DIIV [2012– ]

Dilly Dally

The Dirt Drifters [2011– ]

Dirty Loops [2014– ]

Disma [2011– ]

Beth Ditto (1981– )

Divine Fits [2012– ]

Django Django [2012– ]

Dog Party [2011– ]

Dogbrain

Bo Dollis Jr. (1981– )

Don't Talk to the Cops [2012– ]

Dott

Downtown Boys [2015– ]

Dub Thompson [2014– ]

D.D. Dumbo

C Duncan (1989– )

Dvsn

Dyke Drama

Eagulls [2014– ]

Anderson East (1988– )

East India Youth

Elite Gymnastics [2011– ]

Hanni El Khatib

EMA

Empress Of

EOLA

Noga Erez (1989– )

Escort [2011– ]

Eska (1971– )

Everything Everything [2010– ]

Ex Cops [2011– ]

Ex Hex [2014– ]

George Ezra (1993– )

EZTV [2015– ]

Chet Faker (1988– )

Erica Falls

Fang Island [2010– ]

Fantastic Negrito

Father John Misty

Fear of Men [2011– ]

Heidi Feek (1979– )

Simone Felice (1976– )

Sky Ferreira (1992– )

FIDLAR [2011– ]

Filthy Friends

Craig Finn (1971– )

The Fireworks

Fist City [2010– ]

5 Seconds of Summer

FKA Twigs (1988– )

The Flat Five

Brandon Flowers (1981– )

Föllakzoid [2011– ]

Sallie Ford

Foster the People [2011– ]

Foxygen [2012– ]

Eleanor Friedberger (1976– )

The Front Bottoms [2011– ]

Alex G

Gabriel Garzón-Montano

Gayngs [2010– ]

Gazelle Twin

GFOTY

Girl Band [2015– ]

Girlpool [2014– ]

Margaret Glaspy (1989– )

Glasser

Glitterbust [2016– ]

GLOSS [Girls Living Outside Society's Shit] [2015– ]

GOAT [2012– ]

Gold Motel [2010– ]

Gold-Bears [2011– ]

Golden Pelicans

Max Gomez

The Goon Sax [2016– ]

Ellie Goulding (1986– )

Ariana Grande (1993– )

John Grant (1968– )

Grass Widow [2010– ]

Colleen Green

Grimes (1988– )

Danny Paul Grody

Grouplove [2011– ]

Gwenno

Marika Hackman (1992– )

Haiku Salut

Haim [2013– ]

Nigel Hall (1981– )

Halsey (1994– )

Happy Birthday [2010– ]

Hard Working Americans [2014– ]

Anna von Hausswolff (1986– )

H. Hawkline (1985– )

Helen

Amy Helm (1970– )

Jessica Hernandez

Heron Oblivion

Herzog [2012– ]

Hiatus Kaiyote [2013– ]

Hinds

The History of Apple Pie [2013– ]

Julia Holter (1984– )

Holychild [2015– ]

Honeyblood [2014– ]

Hookworms [2013– ]

Hop Along [2013– ]

Horse Lords

Hospitality [2012– ]

The Hotelier [2014– ]

How to Dress Well [2010– ]

Ben Howard

The Human Hearts [2012– ]

Hunx and His Punx [2010– ]

Hurts [2010– ]

Jenny Hval (1980– )

Chrissie Hynde (1951– )

I Break Horses [2011– ]

Ibeyi [2015– ]

Iceage [2011– ]

Ich Bin Nintendo

Icona Pop [2012– ]

Idles [2012– ]

Inc. [2013– ]

The Internet [2011– ]

Kate Jackson (1979– )

Jamaican Queens [2013– ]

Luke James

Japanese Breakfast

Jessie J (1988– )

Tobias Jesso, Jr. (1985– )

Jaill [2010– ]

Nikki Jean

Joanna Gruesome [2013– ]

Jungle [2014– ]

Junip

Kehlani (1995– )

Kele

Kelela

Khalid (1998– )

K-Holes [2011– ]

Natalia Kills (1986– )

Kimbra (1990– )

Kindness

King

Elle King (1989– )

King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard [2012– ]

Kings Go Forth [2010– ]

Kilo Kish

Kitten

Michael Kiwanuka (1987– )

Knife Pleats

Korallreven [2011– ]

Kwes.

La Femme [2013– ]

Lianne La Havas (1989– )

Lame Drivers

Låpsley (1996– )

Zara Larsson (1997– )

Le Butcherettes [2010– ]

Hamilton Leithauser

Leland Sundries

Let's Eat Grandma

Limousines [2011– ]

Tove Lo (1987– )

London Grammar [2013– ]

The Lone Bellow [2013– ]

Lord Huron [2012– ]

Lorde (1996– )

Los Bonsáis

Low Cut Connie [2011– ]

Low Society

Lower Dens

Lucius [2013– ]

The Lumineers [2012– ]

Ryan Maffei

Mannequin Pussy

The Margots [2013– ]

Marina and the Diamonds (1985– )

Bruno Mars (1985– )

Archy Marshall (1994– )

Melanie Martinez (1995– )

Maximum Balloon

Mazes [2011– ]

JD McPherson (1977– )

Melt Yourself Down [2013– ]

The Men [2011– ]

Anna Meredith (1978– )

Merso

Metz [2012– ]

K Michelle (1986– )

Middle Brother [2011– ]

Miguel (1986– )

Parker Millsap

Mindtroll

Minks [2011– ]

Miracles of Modern Science

Mitski (1990– )

Modern Baseball [2014– ]

Janelle Monáe (1985– )

The Moonlandingz

Kevin Morby (1988– )

Elizabeth Morris

The Mowgli's [2012– ]

Mozes and the Firstborn [2013– ]

Mr Twin Sister

Nick Mulvey (1987– )

MUNA

The Mynabirds [2010– ]

Naked Wolf

Nao (1987– )

Naomi Punk [2012– ]

Natural Child [2011– ]

The New Basement Tapes [2014– ]

The New Mendicants [2013– ]

Nikki Jean (1983– )

The 1975

NZCA/Lines

No Fun [2014– ]

No Joy [2010– ]

Matt North

Nots [2014– ]

Obnox [2011– ]

Frank Ocean

Off! [2010– ]

Angel Olsen (1987– )

One Direction [2012– ]

Operation ID

Ought [2014– ]

Owen Pallett

Palma Violets [2013– ]

The Paranoid Style

Tess Parks (1992– )

Parquet Courts [2012– ]

Peach Kelli Pop

Josh T. Pearson

Hannah Peel (1984– )

Peggy Sue [2010– ]

Pennybirdrabbit

Perfect Pussy [2013– ]

Perfume Genius

Peter Perrett (1952– )

Pinegrove

PINS [2013– ]

Pixel [2012– ]

Planet Z

Plus Sized Dan

Ponykiller

Poolside [2012– ]

Porcelain Raft [2012– ]

Power Animal

The Pozniaks [2013– ]

Natalie Prass (1986– )

Preoccupations [2016– ]

Priests

Protomartyr [2014– ]

Pup

Purity Ring

Pussy Riot

Quadron

Quttinirpaaq

Radical Dads

Rag'n'Bone Man (1985– )

Billie Rainbird

Nathaniel Rateliff

Shilpa Ray

R5 [2013– ]

Dawn Richard (1983– )

Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever [2016– ]

Roosevelt (1990– )

Frankie Rose

Jimetta Rose

Jeff Rosenstock (1082– )

Royal Baths [2010– ]

Royal Blood [2014– ]

Royal Headache [2011– ]

Xenia Rubinos

Sabina (1975– )

St. Paul and the Broken Bones [2014– ]

L.A. Salami

Salem [2010– ]

Sampha (1988– )

John K. Samson (1973– )

Savages [2012– ]

Secret Cities [2010– ]

Derek Senn

75 Dollar Bill

79rs Gang

Seinabo Sey (1990– )

Shamir (1994– )

Sheer Mag [2014– ]

Ed Sheeran (1991– )

Chris Shifflet (1971– )

Shinyribs [2010– ]

Shit Browne [2010– ]

Shitkid (1992– )

Sarah Shook

Shopping

Shopping

Shovels and Rope [2012– ]

Shura (1991– )

Sylvie Simmons

Troye Sivan (1995– )

Sleigh Bells [2010– ]

Slutever

Sam Smith (1992– )

Sneaks

Snowbird

Soft Metals [2011– ]

The Soft Moon

Sohn

Jay Som [2012– ]

Sorority Noise

Speedy Ortiz [2011– ]

Skylar Spence (1993– )

The Spook School

Standard Fare [2010– ]

Still Corners [2011– ]

Stooshe

Dexter Story

Nora Jane Struthers (1983– )

The Strypes [2013– ]

Patrick Stump

Tove Styrke (1992– )

Surfer Blood [2010– ]

Swahili Blonde [2010– ]

Swearin' [2012– ]

Sweet Apple [2010– ]

Syd (1992– )

Sylvan Esso

SZA

Tacocat [2010– ]

Teengirl Fantasy

Temples [2014– ]

Tennis [2011– ]

Tinashe (1993– )

TK

Jonah Tolchin (1992– )

Toro y Moi (1986– )

Torres (1990– )

Total Babes

Toy [2012– ]

Meghan Trainor (1993– )

Corin Tucker (1972– )

Tuxedo

Tweens [2014– ]

Twin Shadow

Two Door Cinema Club [2010– ]

Typefighter

Uffie (1987– )

Unknown Mortal Orchestra [2011– ]

Vagabon

Valerie June (1982– )

The Vamps

Elle Varner (1989– )

Viet Cong

Ward Thomas

Jessie Ware (1985– )

Dean Wareham (1963– )

Warehouse

Warpaint [2010– ]

Washed Out (1983– )

Juan Wauters

Waxahatchee [2012– ]

Weekend [2010– ]

The Weeknd (1990– )

Wet [2013– ]

Weyes Blood (1988– )

Jack White (1975– )

Matthew E. White

White Lung [2010– ]

White Reaper [2015– ]

Whitney

Betty Who (1991– )

Wild Flag [2011– ]

Wildest Dreams

Wildhoney

Wildlife Control

Luke Winslow-King (1983– )

Wolf Alice [2015– ]

Worriers [2015– ]

Charli XCX (1992– )

Jamie XX (1988– )

The Yawpers

Yellow Ostrich

Yellowbirds [2011– ]

Young Guv

Youth Lagoon [2011– ]

Youth Worship [2014– ]

Yuck [2011– ]

Zeal and Ardor

Zun Zun Egui [2011– ]

Various Artists


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