is it the intricate mathy-guitar of polvo?
or the summery indie-pop of the ladybug transistor and the essex green?
the not-as-good-as-bright-eyes conor oberst & the mystic valley band?
or the quintessential 90s indie legend superchunk?
or the sharp, catchy rock of britt daniel & co?
the gravelly voice of m.ward?
managed to grab one single solitary ticket to 1 night of the XX Merge 20th anniversary thing, ooh-er. who's your favourite Merge artiste?