Artists Like Mitski (similar music you're guaranteed to love!)

23 Artists Like Mitski (similar music you’re guaranteed to love!)

Mitski Miyawaki self-released her first 2 albums, “Lush” and “Retired From Sad, New Career In Business” while still studying at Purchase College’s Conservatory of Music. They were created originally as her senior project at college. She has released 7 studio albums so far with The Guardian newspaper calling her “The best young songwriter” in the US.

If you are a fan of Mitski and you’re looking to expand your music library, keep reading. We have found 23 artists like Mitski for your listening pleasure.

Fiona Apple

Fiona Apple McAfee-Maggart has released 5 albums which have all reached the top 20 on the Billboard 200 chart. She has also received many awards including; 3 Grammy Awards, 2 MTV Video Music Awards, and 1 Billboard Music Award. She started composing her own songs when she was 8 years old and her debut album contained songs she’d written when she was 17 for which she won a Grammy Award.

Japanese Breakfast

Japanese Breakfast is an alternative pop group fronted by Korean-American Michelle Zauner. They released their debut album “Psychopomp” in 2016 and have released 5 albums so far including 1 compilation album and 1 soundtrack for the video game “Sable”.

Phoebe Bridgers

Phoebe Lucille Bridgers is an American singer/songwriter, musician and record producer. She was born and raised in Pasadena, California and was a member of the group “Sloppy Jane” before becoming a solo artist. She has released 2 studio albums so far and is also a participating member of 2 other groups, “Boygenius” with Lucy Dacus and Julien Baker, and “Better Oblivion Community Center” with Conor Oberst.

Bôa

Bôa is an English alternative rock group formed in London in 1993. They have released 3 studio albums, 2 EPs and 2 compilation/soundtrack albums. Originally a funk band, Bôa currently consists of Steve Rogers (guitars, vocals) Jasmine Rogers (lead vocals, acoustic guitar, percussion), Alex Caird (bass) and Lee Sullivan (drums, percussion, keyboard).

Lucy Dacus

Lucy Elizabeth Dacus is an American singer/songwriter and producer. She has released 3 studio albums, 2 EPs and 20 singles. As well as being a solo artist, Lucy is also a member of the Supergroup “Boygenius” along with Phoebe Bridgers and Julien Barker.

Car Seat Headrest

Car Seat Headrest is an American indie rock group formed in Leesburg, Virginia in 2010. They have released 12 studio albums, 3 live albums, 3 compilation albums, 5 EPs and numerous singles, as well as 5 music videos.

TV Girl

TV Girl is an American indie pop group formed in San Diego, California in 2010. Although they haven’t really broken into the mainstream, TV Girl has amassed a cult following and are extremely popular on the indie scene. With their debut album “French Exit” considered a “must have” album for all indie pop fans. They have released 5 studio albums, 3 EPs, 1 mixtape, 3 collaborative albums and 6 singles.

Sir Chloe

Sir Chloe is an American indie rock group formed in Vermont in 2017. Lead singer Dana Foote studied music composition at Bennington college and instead of writing a thesis, she opted to create a concert of original music. She formed a band consisting of her brother and a number of close friends. They gained widespread popularity when their song “Michelle” went viral on TikTok.

Sharon Van Etten

Sharon Katharine Van Etten is an American singer/songwriter. She has released 6 studio albums and has appeared in a number of TV dramas and films including; “The OA”, “Twin Peaks” and “How It Ends”.

Vampire Weekend

Vampire Weekend is an American rock group formed in New York City in 2006. They have released 4 studio albums so far, with their 2nd album “Contra” reaching number 1 on the Billboard 200 chart. They have released a number of covers including; Fleetwood Mac’s “Everywhere”, Plastic Bertrand’s “Ça plane pour moi” and The Honeycombs “Have I The Right”.

The 1975

The 1975 are an English pop/rock group formed in Wilmslow, Cheshire in 2002. They have released 5 studio albums so far, with their 2nd album “ I Like It When You Sleep, for You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware of It” reaching number 1 in the UK, US, Canada, New Zealand and Australia.

FKA twigs

Tahliah Debrett Barnett, better known as FKA Twigs is an English singer/songwriter, actress and dancer. She has released 2 studio albums and 1 mixtape and appeared in a number of films including; “Honey Boy” and “Sad Day”.

Angel Olsen

Angelina Maria Carroll, better known as Angel Olsen is an American singer/songwriter and musician from St. Louis, Missouri. She has released 6 studio albums and has collaborated with Sharon Van Etten on a single entitled “Like I Used To”

Lana Del Rey

Elizabeth Woolridge Grant, better known as Lana Del Ray is an American singer/songwriter. She has released 8 studio albums, 4 EPs, 38 singles and 16 promotional singles. She has sold 5.5 million albums and 32 million singles in the US and 7.1 million singles in the UK.

St. Vincent

Anne Erin “Annie” Clark, better known as St. Vincent is an American singer/songwriter and musician. She is known to create complex musical arrangements using many instruments. She has also co-wrote and starred in the psychological thriller “The Nowhere Inn”. She has released 6 albums so far and won a number of awards.

Snail Mail

Snail Mail is the American indie rock solo project of singer/songwriter and musician Lindsey Jordan. Snail Mail has released 2 studio albums, 4 EPs and 8 singles.

Faye Webster

Faye Webster is an American singer/songwriter and musician from Atlanta, Georgia. She has released 4 studio albums, 2 EPs and 10 singles. Faye has come from a musical background, her grandfather was a bluegrass guitarist, her mother was a guitarist and fiddle player and her oldest brother played in a rock band.

Billie Eilish

Billie Eilish Pirate Baird O’Connell is an American singer/songwriter. She has released 2 studio albums so far and has appeared on a number of TV programs. She has won numerous awards including; 7 Granny Awards, 2 AMA Awards and 1 Brit Award.

Susanne Sundfør

Susanne Aartun Sundfør is a Norwegian singer/songwriter, musician and record producer. She has released 5 studio albums, 3 live albums, 1 EP and numerous singles.

Regina Spektor

Regina Ilyinichna Spektor is a Russian-American singer/songwriter and musician. She has released 8 studio albums and won a number of awards. Her music has often been used on TV in both dramas and commercials.

Let’s Eat Grandma

Let’s Eat Grandma are a British pop group formed in 2013 by Rosa Walton and Jenny Hollingworth. They have released 3 studio albums, 12 singles and 9 music videos.

Arcade Fire

Arcade Fire is an American indie rock group. They have released 6 studio albums and 1 soundtrack album. They have won and been nominated for many awards including Grammys and Brits.

Xiu Xiu

Xiu Xiu is an American group formed in San Jose, California in 2002. The group’s name comes from the film “Xiu Xiu: The Sent Down Girl”. They have released 12 studio albums so far.

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