We've got one or two Solange super fans in the office, a stance only accentuated by her 2016 album A Seat At The Table. With an alternative R&B sound, Don't Touch My Hair and Cranes In The Sky are real album standouts.
Having started as a college project, BADBADNOTGOOD have gone from strength to strength, with a new Late Night Tales album due to drop in July. You can track their back catalogue on their YouTube channel - their Future Islands reinterpretation is arguably even better than the original.
The XX dropped long awaited album I See You earlier this year and a sell out tour soon followed. Dangerous, the album's first track, makes the perfect backdrop for a sunny day.
There's a reason that Resident Advisor named Moderat as their #6 live act of 2016. The Berlin based trio put on quite a show, and have been all over this year's festival circuit.