For those who like: The Black Keys, The Black Lips
The Gnarwaals are a Chicago-based trio that play some powerful, cymbal-heavy groove rock. They recently released their debut album Galaxy Face.
Have a listen to the title track here:
Shy Around Strangers
For those who like: Silversun Pickups
NYC's Shy Around Strangers combine the shimmering arrangements of shoegazer with rich, husky vocals from singer Emily Powers. They recently released their debut EP
Listen to "It's Alright" here: