20 Best Debuts of 2013

From the precocious Lorde to the impish Fidlar, these are the rookies of the year

FIDLAR, 'FIDLAR'
20
Courtesy Mom + Pop13/20

13. FIDLAR, 'FIDLAR'

These California braincall-haters play beachy punk rock at its most happily regressive, packing this blazing album with songs like "Cheap Beer," "Wake Bake Skate" and "Max Can't Surf." Sometimes a little California guitar chiming pokes through the stoner-thrash haze. Mostly, though, it's all blitzkrieg slop all the time.

Back to Top