Indie is the musical genre tucked between cool and obscure. It's a land where mainstream success is typically frowned upon and gaining any sort of notoriety constitutes selling out. In that fickle climate, bands rise and fall with the ebb and flow of supply and demand, but sometimes, the rise to prominence is organic and unexpected. Kimbra's chart-topping success on Gotye's "Somebody That I Used To Know" is proof that substance can trump flash, but that's not to say there isn't beauty behind the beats. There are plenty of hotties on the scene. Check out the 10 Sexy Indie Artists You Should Know and get familiar.

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