Heather Browne, who runs the music blog I Am Fuel You Are Friends, stands before her formidable record collection. She and WXPN's Bruce Warren share their picks for artists to watch in 2012. Courtesy of I Am Fuel You Are Friends hide caption

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Anyone who's had a lousy year would do well to jam Harvey Danger's "The Show Must Not Go On" as the clock strikes midnight. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Adele recently performed on World Cafe. Mari Sarii/Courtesy of XL Records hide caption

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