If I've planned it out right, you should have three more artists recommended below. If I didn't, I apologize:
For those who like: M. Ward
This Pennsylvania native pens rock songs with hooks and wisdom beyond his twenty years. His album No Poet is remarkable.
Adam Taylor's website
For those who like: Modest Mouse
Okay, this San Fransisco band may not be have the fits and starts of Modest Mouse, but they do share a sense of experimentation and fearlessness.
Catholic Radio's website
For those who like: Propaghandi
These Cincinnati boys blend punk and metal for a combination that will scorch your eardrums. Their full length self-titled debut is out now.
Mala In Se's website