Vancouver native Claire Boucher, aka Grimes, latest album Art Angels is full of fun over-the-top electro-pop, with a dark side. It’s like your favourite Sega game on acid.
2. Mac Demarco
The renaissance man of indie blue wave, Demarco slides through hazy sounding rock with dreamy guitar riffs like no one else in rock music right now. Rife with love songs disguised as angst Mac Demarco created another whimsical albeit tactful album with Another One.