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.


Snoh Aalegra (1987– )

Abjects [2013– ]

Active Child [2010– ]

Adia Victoria (1986– )

Charlotte Adigéry

Adulkt Life

Adult Books [2016– ]

AgesandAges [2011– ]

Jhené Aiko (1988– )

André Akinyele

Alabama Shakes [2011– ]

Alaska Thunderfuck (1985– )

Algiers [2015– ]

Allo Darlin'

Alma

Alt-J [2012– ]

Aluna

AlunaGeorge

Alvvays

Amaarae (1994– )

Marsha Ambrosius (1977– )

American Wrestlers

Amnesia Scanner

The Anchoress

Anika

Annie Girl and the Flight [2012– ]

Anohni (1970– )

Amber Arcades (1988– )

Tamar Aphek

Arbor Labor Union

The Arcs [2015– ]

Billie Joe Armstrong (1972– )

Atoms for Peace [2013– ]

Austra [2011– ]

Autre Ne Veut

Avi Buffalo

Katy B (1989– )

The Babies [2011– ]

Baby Queen

Alice Bag (1958– )

Lee Bains III

Julien Baker (1995– )

Bananagun [2019– ]

Banks (1988– )

Courtney Barnett (1988– )

Julia Barwick

Bastille [2013– ]

Rostam Batmanglij (1983– )

Bdrmm [2016– ]

Beabadoobee (2000– )

Beach Bunny

Beach Fossils [2010– ]

Beach Slang [2015– ]

Beady Eye [2011– ]

Willis Earl Beal

The Belle Brigade [2011– ]

Bent Shapes

Bentcousin

Matt Berninger (1971– )

Jehnny Beth (1984– )

The Beths

Better Oblivion Community Center

Beverly [2014– ]

The Big Moon

Big Thief

Big Ups [2014– ]

The Bitters [2010– ]

Maggie Björklund

Black Foxxes

Black Midi

The Blam Blams

Blanck Mass

Bleachers

Bleeding Rainbow

Pip Blom

Blood Orange (1985– )

Nicki Bluhm (1979– )

Mal Blum

Blushh

Body/Head [2013– ]

Kadhja Bonet

Bonny Light Horseman

Benjamin Booker

Bibi Bourelly (1994– )

Boy Azooga

Boy Harsher

Boygenius

Boytoy

Charles Bradley (1948–2017)

Breakfast in Fur [2015– ]

Phoebe Bridgers (1994– )

Leon Bridges (1989– )

Bright Moments

Sheela Bringi

Broken Bells

Brad Brooks

Jake Bugg (1994– )

Bully

The Bundles

Will Butler (1982– )

Julie Byrne

Camila Cabello (1997– )

Cable Ties [2016– ]

The Cadillac Three [2012– ]

Daniel Caesar

Anna Calvi

Camp Cope [2016– ]

Lewis Capaldi (1996– )

Car Seat Headrest [2015– ]

Cavern of Anti-Matter [2016– ]

CEO [2010– ]

Cerebral Ballzy [2011– ]

Sarah Mary Chadwick

The Chain Gang of 1974 [2011– ]

Charly Bliss

Chastity Belt [2013– ]

The Chats [2016– ]

Cheekface

Chelsea Light Moving [2013– ]

Cherub

Cherry Glazerr

Chicano Batman [2010– ]

Childbirth

Chloe x Halle

Chook Race

Chubby and the Gang

Chumped

Stef Chura

Chvrches [2013– ]

Cigarettes After Sex

City Yelps

The Civil Wars [2009– ]

Clairo (1998– )

Class Actress [2010– ]

The Claudettes

Chuck Cleaver (1959– )

Benjamin Clementine (1988– )

Cleric

The Close Readers

Cloud Nothings [2010– ]

Amber Coffman

Code Orange [2012– ]

Cold Specks [2012– ]

Louis Cole

The Coneheads [2014– ]

Confidence Man

Control Top

A.G. Cook (1990– )

Gaz Coombes (1976– )

Coriky

Frankie Cosmos (1994– )

Country Mice [2011– ]

The Courtneys [2012– ]

Crack Cloud

Martin Creed (1968– )

Creeper [2017– ]

Allison Crutchfield

Brian Cullman

Cults [2011– ]

Cut Worms

The D.A.

Lucy Dacus

Daddy Issues [2014– ]

Dagny (1990– )

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. [2010– ]

Damaged Bug

Dan Ex Machina

Daphne and Celeste

Daughter [2013– ]

Chris Dave (1973– )

Richard Dawson

Dead Sara [2012– ]

Deafheaven [2010– ]

Deap Vally [2013– ]

Death Grips

Deep State

Darwin Deez

Dehd [2016– ]

Helena Deland

Delicate Steve (1987– )

The Delines [2014– ]

Lana Del Rey (1986– )

Demae

Mac DeMarco (1990– )

Deradoorian

Jason Derulo (1989– )

The Deslondes [2015– ]

Dev (1989– )

Diamond Rugs [2012– ]

Diet Cig

DIIV [2012– ]

Dilly Dally

The Dirt Drifters [2011– ]

Dirty Loops [2014– ]

Disma [2011– ]

Beth Ditto (1981– )

Divine Fits [2012– ]

Kevin Dixon

Django Django [2012– ]

Dog Party [2011– ]

Dogbrain

Dogleg

Bo Dollis Jr. (1981– )

Stella Donnelly (1992– )

Don't Talk to the Cops [2012– ]

Dott

Dorian Electra (1992– )

Downtown Boys [2015– ]

Dream Wife

Dry Cleaning

Dub Thompson [2014– ]

Emily Duff

Dumb

D.D. Dumbo

Dump Him

C Duncan (1989– )

Dvsn

Dyke Drama

Eagulls [2014– ]

Anderson East (1988– )

East India Youth

Che Ecru

The 81's [2020– ]

Billie Eilish

Elite Gymnastics [2011– ]

Hanni El Khatib

EMA (1982– )

Empath

Empress Of (1989– )

En Attendant Ana

Hazel English (1990– )

EOLA

Noga Erez (1989– )

Escort [2011– ]

Eska (1971– )

Everything Everything [2010– ]

Ex Cops [2011– ]

Ex Hex [2014– ]

The Exbats [2016– ]

Eyelids

George Ezra (1993– )

EZTV [2015– ]

Joe Fahey

Chet Faker (1988– )

Erica Falls

Fang Island [2010– ]

Fantastic Negrito (1968– )

Father John Misty (1981– )

FAVX

Fear of Men [2011– ]

Heidi Feek (1979– )

Jared Feinman

Simone Felice (1976– )

Laura Fell

Sky Ferreira (1992– )

Fickle Friends

FIDLAR [2011– ]

Filthy Friends [2014– ]

Craig Finn (1971– )

The Fireworks

Fist City [2010– ]

5 Seconds of Summer

FKA Twigs (1988– )

The Flat Five

Brandon Flowers (1981– )

Föllakzoid [2011– ]

Fontaines D.C.

For Those I Love

Frazey Ford

Sallie Ford

Keeley Forsyth (1979– )

Foster the People [2011– ]

Foxygen [2012– ]

Martin Frawley

Eleanor Friedberger (1976– )

The Front Bottoms [2011– ]

(Sandy) Alex G (1993– )

Gabriel Garzón-Montano

Angelica Garcia

Gabriel Garzón-Montano (1989– )

Gauche [2015– ]

Dana Gavanski

Gayngs [2010– ]

Gazelle Twin

Georgia (1990– )

GFOTY

Billy Gibbons (1949– )

Girl Band [2015– ]

Girl in Red (1999– )

Girlpool [2014– ]

Girls on Grass [2015– ]

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– ]

Diana Gordon (1985– )

Ellie Goulding (1986– )

Ariana Grande (1993– )

John Grant (1968– )

Grass Widow [2010– ]

Conan Gray (1998– )

Colleen Green

Grimes (1988– )

Danny Paul Grody

Grouplove [2011– ]

Grrrl Gang

Gwenno

Marika Hackman (1992– )

Haiku Hands

Haiku Salut

Haim [2013– ]

Nigel Hall (1981– )

Halsey (1994– )

Happy Birthday [2010– ]

The Happy Fits

Hard Working Americans [2014– ]

Aldous Harding (1990– )

Honey Harper (1989– )

Hash Redactor

Anna von Hausswolff (1986– )

H. Hawkline (1985– )

Helen

Amy Helm (1970– )

Jessica Hernandez

Heron Oblivion

Herzog [2012– ]

Haley Heynderickx

Hiatus Kaiyote [2013– ]

Hinds

The History of Apple Pie [2013– ]

Julia Holter (1984– )

Holychild [2015– ]

Home Counties

Honeyblood [2014– ]

Hookworms [2013– ]

Hop Along [2013– ]

Horse Lords [2012– ]

Hospitality [2012– ]

The Hotelier [2014– ]

How to Dress Well [2010– ]

Ben Howard

Brittany Howard (1988– )

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– ]

Illuminati Hotties [2018– ]

Inc. [2013– ]

Indoor Pets

Insignificant Other

International Teachers of Pop [2018– ]

The Internet [2011– ]

Julia Jacklin (1990– )

Kate Jackson (1979– )

Jamaican Queens [2013– ]

Luke James

Japanese Breakfast

The Japanese House (1995– )

Jealous of the Birds

Jessie J (1988– )

Tobias Jesso, Jr. (1985– )

Jaill [2010– ]

Nikki Jean

Joanna Gruesome [2013– ]

Jockstrap

Camden Joy

Judy and the Jerks

Jumpstarted Plowhards

Jungle [2014– ]

Junip

Juniper

K. Michelle (1986– )

Kacy and Clayton [2011– ]

Kehlani (1995– )

KeiyaA

Kele

Kelela (1983– )

Khalid (1998– )

K-Holes [2011– ]

Khruangbin

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– )

Kiwi Jr.

Hayley Kiyoko (1991– )

Knife Pleats

Korallreven [2011– ]

Rich Krueger (1960– )

Kwes.

La Femme [2013– ]

Labrinth (1989– )

Steve Lacy (1998– )

Lianne La Havas (1989– )

Alex Lahey (1992– )

Lame Drivers

Låpsley (1996– )

Zara Larsson (1997– )

Le Butcherettes [2010– ]

Hamilton Leithauser

Leland Sundries

Ravyn Lenae (1999– )

Adrianne Lenker (1991– )

Ari Lennox (1991– )

Let's Eat Grandma

Fenne Lily

Limousines [2011– ]

The Linda Lindas [2020– ]

Dua Lipa (1995– )

Brian Lisik

Lithics

Tove Lo (1987– )

Lomelda

London Grammar [2013– ]

The Lone Bellow [2013– ]

Lord Huron [2012– ]

Lorde (1996– )

Los Bonsáis

Low Cut Connie [2011– ]

Low Society

Rosie Lowe

Lower Dens

Kelsey Lu

Lucius [2013– ]

The Lumineers [2012– ]

Mad Crush

Ryan Maffei

Mannequin Pussy

Gia Margaret

The Margots [2013– ]

Marina and the Diamonds (1985– )

Amber Mark (1994– )

Bruno Mars (1985– )

Archy Marshall (1994– )

Walter Martin

Melanie Martinez (1995– )

Maximum Balloon

Mazes [2011– ]

Anna McClellan

JD McPherson (1977– )

Melkbelly [2014– ]

Melody's Echo Chamber (1987– )

Melt Yourself Down [2013– ]

The Men [2011– ]

Shawn Mendes (1998– )

Anna Meredith (1978– )

Merso

The Messthetics [2018– ]

Methodist Hospital

Metz [2012– ]

Microwave [2014– ]

Middle Brother [2011– ]

Miguel (1986– )

Blake Mills

Parker Millsap

Mindtroll

Minks [2011– ]

Ela Minus

Miracles of Modern Science

Tom Misch (1995– )

Mitski (1990– )

Modern Baseball [2014– ]

Modern Mal

Janelle Monáe (1985– )

Victoria Monét (1993– )

The Moonlandingz

Kevin Morby (1988– )

Elizabeth Morris

Rae Morris (1992– )

The Mowgli's [2012– ]

Mozes and the Firstborn [2013– ]

Mr Twin Sister

Mr. Wrong [2016– ]

Nick Mulvey (1987– )

Muna

Muncie Girls [2012– ]

The Murder Capital [2019– ]

The Mynabirds [2010– ]

Mythic Sunship [2010– ]

Nao (1987– )

Naomi Punk [2012– ]

Natural Child [2011– ]

The New Basement Tapes [2014– ]

The New Mendicants [2013– ]

Nikki Jean (1983– )

The 1975

No Fun [2014– ]

No Joy [2010– ]

Billy Nomates

No-No Boy

Matt North

Nots [2014– ]

Nubiyan Twist

NZCA Lines [2012– ]

Obnox [2011– ]

Frank Ocean

Off! [2010– ]

Ohmme [2015– ]

Angel Olsen (1987– )

One Direction [2012– ]

Operation ID

Optic Sink

The Orielles [2018– ]

Ought [2014– ]

Palberta [2013– ]

Owen Pallett

Palma Violets [2013– ]

The Paranoid Style

Tess Parks (1992– )

Parquet Courts [2012– ]

Tayla Parx (1993– )

Esmé Patterson

Jai Paul

Peach Kelli Pop

Josh T. Pearson

Hannah Peel (1984– )

Peggy Sue [2010– ]

Pennybirdrabbit

Perfect Pussy [2013– ]

Perfume Genius

Peter Perrett (1952– )

Zach Phillips

Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs

Pinegrove

PINS [2013– ]

Pixel [2012– ]

Planet Z

Plus Sized Dan

Caroline Polachek (1985– )

Pom Poko

Ponykiller

Poolside [2012– ]

Poppy

Porcelain Raft [2012– ]

Porridge Radio [2015– ]

Pottery [2019– ]

Power Animal

The Pozniaks [2013– ]

Natalie Prass (1986– )

Jessica Pratt (1987– )

Preoccupations [2016– ]

Priests

Protomartyr [2014– ]

PUP

Purity Ring

Purple Mountains

Pussy Riot

Charlie Puth (1991– )

PVRIS [2013– ]

Quadron

Francis Quinlan (1986– )

Quttinirpaaq

Radical Dads

Rag'n'Bone Man (1985– )

The Rails

Billie Rainbird

Ratboys

Nathaniel Rateliff

Shilpa Ray

The Regrettes [2015– ]

Nadia Reid

Re-TROS

Rex Orange County (1998– )

Bebe Rexha (1989– )

Jessie Reyez (1991– )

R5 [2013– ]

Dawn Richard (1983– )

The Ridiculous Trio

Rocket 808

Olivia Rodrigo (2003– )

Maggie Rogers (1994– )

Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever [2016– ]

Roosevelt (1990– )

Caroline Rose

Frankie Rose

Jimetta Rose

Rose City Band

Jeff Rosenstock (1982– )

Royal Baths [2010– ]

Royal Blood [2014– ]

Royal Headache [2011– ]

Xenia Rubinos

Rüfüs Du Sol [2013– ]

Rumer (1979– )

Sabina (1975– )

Sad13

St. Paul and the Broken Bones [2014– ]

L.A. Salami

Salem [2010– ]

Sampha (1988– )

John K. Samson (1973– )

Sasami

Sault

Andrew Savage

Savages [2012– ]

Rina Sawayama (1990– )

2nd Grade

Secret Cities [2010– ]

Derek Senn

Serpentwithfeet (1988– )

Sevdaliza (1987– )

75 Dollar Bill

79rs Gang

Seinabo Sey (1990– )

Nadine Shah (1986– )

Shame

Shamir (1994– )

Shannon Shaw

Sheer Mag [2014– ]

Ed Sheeran (1991– )

Chris Shifflet (1971– )

Shinyribs [2010– ]

Shit Browne [2010– ]

Shitkid (1992– )

Sarah Shook (1985– )

Shopping

Shopping

Shovels and Rope [2012– ]

Shura (1991– )

Sigrid (1996– )

Sylvie Simmons

Sir Babygirl

Troye Sivan (1995– )

Sleigh Bells [2010– ]

Slayyyter (1996– )

Sløtface

Slutever

Bette Smith

Jorja Smith

Sam Smith (1992– )

Snail Mail (1999– )

Sneaks [2014– ]

Snowbird

Soccer Mommy

Soft Metals [2011– ]

The Soft Moon

Sohn

Jay Som [2012– ]

Sorority Noise

Sorry [2020– ]

Spanish Love Songs [2015– ]

Special Interest [2016– ]

Speedy Ortiz [2011– ]

Spellling

Skylar Spence (1993– )

The Spook School

Sports Team [2018– ]

Standard Fare [2010– ]

The Steel Woods

Still Corners [2011– ]

Stooshe

Dexter Story

Bartees Strange

Nora Jane Struthers (1983– )

The Strypes [2013– ]

Patrick Stump

Harry Styles (1994– )

Tove Styrke (1992– )

Moses Sumney (1990– )

Sunflower Bean [2016– ]

Sunwatchers

Superorganism

Surfer Blood [2010– ]

Swahili Blonde [2010– ]

Swearin' [2012– ]

Sweeping Promises

Sweet Apple [2010– ]

Emma Swift (1981– )

Syd (1992– )

Sylvan Esso

SZA

Tacocat [2010– ]

Teyana Taylor (1990– )

Teenage Halloween

Teengirl Fantasy

Temples [2014– ]

Tennis [2011– ]

Thaba

Thank Your Lucky Stars

Thick

Thurst

Tinashe (1993– )

Tirzah

TK

Jonah Tolchin (1992– )

Toro y Moi (1986– )

Torres (1990– )

Total Babes

Toy [2012– ]

Meghan Trainor (1993– )

Tropical Fuck Storm [2017– ]

Corin Tucker (1972– )

Tuxedo

Jeff Tweedy (1967– )

Tweens [2014– ]

Twin Shadow

Two Door Cinema Club [2010– ]

Typefighter

Kali Uchis (1994– )

Uffie (1987– )

Unknown Mortal Orchestra [2011– ]

Vagabon

Valerie June (1982– )

Valley Queen

The Vamps

Ecca Vandal

Kate Vargas

Elle Varner (1989– )

Viet Cong

Summer Walker (1996– )

Ward Thomas

Jessie Ware (1985– )

Warehouse

Warpaint [2010– ]

Washed Out (1983– )

Juan Wauters

Waxahatchee [2012– ]

Faye Webster

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

Hayley Williams

Luke Winslow-King (1983– )

Wolf Alice [2015– ]

Roy Woods (1996– )

Working Men's Club

Worriers [2015– ]

Charli XCX (1992– )

Jamie XX (1988– )

Nilüfer Yanya (1996– )

The Yawpers

Years and Years

Yellow Ostrich

Yellowbirds [2011– ]

Yola

Yonic South [2019– ]

Young Guv

Youth Lagoon [2011– ]

Youth Worship [2014– ]

Yuck [2011– ]

Zeal and Ardor

Zun Zun Egui [2011– ]

Various Artists


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