The first Monday of the New Year delivers our first #QOTD of 2019, and it’s all about rising up.

We asked listeners which band or artist would they like to see elevate in the year ahead — from a new or developing band gaining some national recognition or an established band raising their own game, like Tame Impala headlining Coachella ’19. The responses were a nice range of familiars and upstarts we’re eager to check out, and the conversation carries on throughout the day, so it’s never to late to join in the #QOTD fun.

Below are a few of our favorite responses so far…