Make More Noise 031: Best of CMJ 2012

Just got back from CMJ, saw some awesome music, and got educated at various panels. The top 5 conference highlights will be posted shortly on this fine interweb publication, but for now, here are some of the best artists I got to see live at CMJ. Shout out to M For Montreal, Sounds Australia, The Planetary Group, My Social List, Frenchkiss Records, NPR Music, KXLU, Dead Oceans, and The Windish Agency for presenting such good sounds.

Drift Away - Bleeding Rainbow
Fun - Dent May
Baby's Wearing Blue Jeans - Mac Demarco
Brooklyn Sunburn - Teen Daze
In Milan - Incan Abraham
The Nightcaller - Flying Lotus
Apt - Happy People
I Wrote A Novel - The Trouble With Templeton
Pogo - Dune Rats
Awkward - San Cisco
Psychic Mesa - Total Slacker
Caught In A Loop - Royal Canoe
Too Beautiful To Work - The Luyas
Why You Wanna - Poolside
A New Way - Cult of Youth