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Class of 2012: New Artists to Watch
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Mar 20, 2012 5:35AM
The NowhereNauts ---- a NYC band to check out.  They just finished their second record
Mar 20, 2012 3:06AM
Picture Perfect - when the coast is clear. Not hipster enough for the list? Unsigned but not for long. Just five kids from Jersey. 
Mar 20, 2012 2:11AM
This page is HORRIBLE! It reloads so slow I dont want to look any further
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The Class of 2012: New Artists to Watch

For every superstar who can turn sound into platinum, there are scores of young artists striving to find an audience -- a search that today carries them far beyond the traditional outlets of record sales and live shows. Here are 35 new and emerging contenders spanning pop, rock, country, urban and folk with palpable buzz.

By Kathy Iandoli
Special to MSN Music

(Emile Sande by Virgin; Karmin by Epic; Skrillex by Ethan Saks)

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