20 Best Debuts of 2013

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

Savages, 'Silence Yourself'
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8. Savages, 'Silence Yourself'

"I'm cold and I'm cold and I'm cold and I'm stubborn," Savages' Jehnny Beth informs us on the band's debut. With the repetitive insistence of a howitzer and the urgency of an air-raid siren, these four women made some of 2013's scariest, most thrilling noise, finding new worlds of terror and stress in Eighties U.K. post-punk.

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