Who: Ernest Greene, aka Washed Out, from Georgia, USA.
Why: If you fancy some dreamy sounds to welcome in the long, lazy Summer days (the weather in the UK has only just warmed up!) then this is your man.
Sound: Chillwave/Lo-fi/Synth-pop goodness.
Similar Artists: Star Slinger, Chad Valley, Bonobo.
Listen To: 'Eyes Be Closed' (from his debut album, Within and Without released last month).
Also, check out his somewhat off-kilter cover of Chris Isaak's, 'Wicked Game'. (Stick with it - it's a grower)!