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Featured artist: Manuela

Manuela are songwriter Manuela Gernedel and ex-Franz Ferdinand guitarist Nick McCarthy, who'll be airing their wares at the upcoming M and IVW showcase. Don't miss their nifty post-punk-disco...

Featured artist: Jain

Jain is the brainchild of 20-something Parisian Jeanne Galice, whose infectious, globe-trotting pop keeps time with the pounding rhythms of Africa and the Middle East...

Featured artist: The Japanese House

The Japanese House is the solo electronic/acoustic musings of singer songwriter Amber Bain. If minimal alt-pop torch songs are your thing, then look no further than this fast rising talent...

Featured artist: Goat Girl

Ace lo-fi grunge fourpiece Goat Girl are Rough Trade's newest signings. With some UK dates in the diary this week, catch them early before they take 2017 for their own...

Featured artist: Graceland

Graceland are a brand new quartet tempering their austerity-era angst with the tuneful twang of guitars and sugar-sweet melodies. Get in ahead of the curve on their perfect fuzz-pop sound...

Featured artist: Jay Capperauld

Ingenious composer Jay Capperauld only graduated from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland two years ago, but he's already making huge waves in the commissioning world...

Featured artist: The Junto Club

Sign up to Glasgow’s Junto Club and you’ll be exposed to the full force of this four piece’s pulsating electronic cold waves. Check their new EP on the Snap Crackle and Pop imprint…

Featured artist: Reckonwrong

Reckonwrong is a youthful experimental artist calling on the god of house, techno and elastic punk funk for inspiration. Check his new oddball release the Passions of Pez for a taste...

Featured artist: Robocobra Quartet

Revolving four-piece Robocobra Quartet dissect the best bits of post-punk, jazz, spoken word and noise for their sparse post-everything sound. Don't miss their ace debut LP, out soon...

Featured artist: Dream Wife

Dream Wife came together as a performance art project, but quickly spilled over into a real-life technicolour mash-up of punk, grunge and pop. Delve into their rock and rainbows...