2015 is closing out, and this week we’ll be rounding up some of the acts we’re most excited about for the year ahead. Here are some rising bands and singers you need to keep an eye on in 2015 and beyond. Indie hip-hop artists has been slowly but surely making their presence felt since the breakthrough of hip-hop…

 

Paying tribute. Coldplay covered John Lennon’s moving 1971 song “Imagine” on Friday, Nov. 13, following the Paris attacks that left more than 100 dead. When something as terrible happens as the recent attacks in Paris, you can be sure to find some comfort and solace from the world of music and that’s EXACTLY what Coldplay…

 
 

Remember Viral Sensation Greyson Chance? Wait’ll you see him now, at 18! In 2010, 12-year-old Greyson Chance became an overnight sensation online, when his impressive piano cover of Lady Gaga’s “Paparazzi” went viral. But where is he now? Chance returned to “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” on Thursday, where we got to see how much he’s…

 
 
 
 
 

Has a year on the road cultivated a more sophisticated sound for the Loveless brothers? Have a listen and let us know what you think! The Drenge songs was wracked with a visceral and gnarly frustration. As they tore up festival stages and cemented themselves as one of the UK’s finest live acts, brothers Eoin and…