Are you beyond bored with your go-to playlists? After seemingly endless weeks of parties and merriment even the juiciest soundtrack has lost its appeal. And, if the thought of trolling Spotify to find fresh tunes is just too much to handle right now (overwhelmed by those resolutions?), we’ve got you covered.
Allow us to introduce the 10 up-and-coming musical acts guaranteed to up your cool factor this year — from a soulful Welsh songstress to a U.K. garage band, not to mention a pretty extraordinary rap duo from Nottingham. Prepare to be listening to these songs on repeat for many months to come. It's true: 2014 is going to rock.