Having picked up a slew of awards Down Under, The Panics are uprooting from Melbourne to Manchester. Clash caught up with them at their Collingwood home before they departed.
The Dykeenies hail from Cumberbauld, a small overspill near Glasgow.
Following the huge success of their single 'Sometime Around Midnight' that bagged the Track Of The Year award from i Tunes, newcomers The Airborne Toxic Event are set for big things in '09.
Rogues are a Harrow-based five-piece with a fine line in fidgety indie-dance numbers. File alongside Friendly Fires, Cut Copy and !!!. Rogues are: PEARSE MacINTYRE - guitar/ vocals
Two Door Cinema Club: a young Irish three-piece making brilliantly hooky, melodic guitar pop.
Scottish indie legends The Vaselines only recorded a handful of songs, but their influence has long outstripped their meagre sales.
Dutch Uncles are: Peter Timothy Broadhead Duncan Paton Andrew Proudfoot Robin Richards Sped The band is based in Manchester.
Prego are a London five-piece whose soaring, anthemic songs have set critical ears alight in recent months.
Swedish band Love Is All are composed of Josephine Olausson (vocals, keyboard), Johan Lindwall (bass), Markus Görsch (drums), Fredrik Eriksson (saxophone), and Nicholaus Sparding (gui
Swan Lake is the musical group featuring celebrated songwriter-mystics Daniel Bejar (of Destroyer and New Pornographers), Spencer Krug (of Sunset Rubdown and Wolf Parade) and Carey Me