Not only did these iconic indie rockers release their seventh heart-melting album, There is No Enemy, this past fall, but they've also done a commendable job shining the national spotlight on local bands. For their summer and fall tours, BTS invited local acts like Fauxbois, Finn Riggins and RevoltRevolt to open for them in front of thousands of fans. Their awesomeness cup spilleth over.
Second Place: Hillfolk Noir
Third Place: Pilot Error