Jenessa Williams


Podcast 552 | Featuring Matilda Mann, Yard Act and NewDad

On this week’s podcast, NME and Guardian writer Jenessa Williams talks about the Mercury Music Prize, the return of some old musical flames and shares her new favourite bands. Artist “Track” [Album] Yellow Days “Keep Yourself Alive” [A Day In a Yellow Beat] Shamir “Running” [Shamir] Slowthai “feel away(feat. James Blake & Mount Kimbie” [Single]…


Podcast 548 | Featuring Headie One, BIBI and TRAAMS

On this week’s podcast, Jenessa Williams whinges about her lack of a summer holiday and attempts to make up for it with a selection of new music tracks that bring the sunshine. Artist “Track” [Album] Babeheaven “November” [Circles EP] Glass Animals “Hot Sugar” [Dreamland] Headie One “Ain’t It Different feat. AJ Tracey & Stormzy” [Single]…


Podcast 544: Featuring Beabadoobee, Taylor Swift and Alfie Templeman

On this week’s podcast, NME and Guardian music journalist, Jenessa Williams, talk you through her favourite tracks from the past month with another hand-curated new-music podcast. Artist “Track” [Album] Taylor Swift “peace” [Folklore] Gracie Abrams “21” [Minor EP] Zara Larsson “Love Me Land” [Single] Lianne La Havas “Seven Times” [Lianne La Havas] Bree Runway “Gucci…


Podcast 539: Featuring Phoebe Bridgers, Denai Moore and Anorak Patch

On this week’s podcast, NME journalist and [edit] radio’s first lady, Jenessa Williams, talks us through an eclectic playlist of her favourite new music releases from the past month. Artist “Track” [Album] Phoebe Bridgers “Savior Complex” [Punisher] Orlando Weeks “None Too Tough” [A Quickening] No Rome – “Hurry Home featuring Beabadoobee & Jay Som” [Single]…


Podcast 535: Featuring the 1975, KennyHoopla and Little Simz

On this week’s podcast, Jenessa Williams talks about the joys of having more time to hunt out new music as she presents another playlist of amazing tracks. Artist “Track” [Album] Everything Everything “Arch Enemy” [Single] KennyHoopla “thinkingoutloud//“ [how will i rest in peace if i’m buried by a highway?//] Little Simz “Might Bang, Might Not”…


Podcast 526: Featuring Orlando Weeks, Phoebe Bridgers and Yaeji

In these troubled times, we’re proud to present podcast 526. Hosted by Jenessa Williams, who has pulled together an hours worth of amazing new-music to distract you all from the madness of the outside world. Artist “Track” [Album] Phoebe Bridgers “Garden Song” [Single] Yaeji “WAKING UP DOWN” [Single] Four Tet “Baby” [Sixteen Oceans] Arlo Parks…


Podcast 518: Featuring Hayley Williams, Moses Sumney and The Big Moon

Edit Radio’s Jenessa Williams kicks off the year with a longer-than-usual treat of a podcast, bursting with bangers from across indie, hip-hop, alternative and pop. Artist “Track” [Album] Leyla Blue “Peppa Pig” [Single] Moses Sumney “Me in 20 Years” [Single] Stormzy “Handsome” [Heavy Is The Head] Georgia “Mellow feat Shygirl” [Seeking Thrills] The Big Moon…


Podcast 512: Featuring Alfie Templeman, Arlo Parks and Poundz

In her final podcast of the year, Jenessa Williams shares her favourite songs of the month – equal parts anxiety and balm. Artist “Track” [Album] Bombay Bicycle Club “Everything Else has Gone Wrong” [Everything Else Has Gone Wrong] Arlo Parks “Sophie” [Sophie EP] Biig Piig “Roses and Gold” [No Place For Patience, Vol. 3] Rex…


Podcast 506: Featuring Frank Ocean, Harry Styles and Beabadoobee

Hosted by Jenessa Williams, we present episode 506, a veritable feast of slow-burning and chill vibes from the last month to ease you into the colder nights… Artist “Track” [Album] Frank Ocean “DHL” [Single] FKA Twigs “Holy Terrain featuring Future” [Magdalena] Deb Never “In The Night” [Single] Harry Styles “Lights Up” [Single] Big Thief “Too…


Podcast 502: Featuring Vagabon, Jack Penate and Kele

This week Jenessa Williams returns with her favourite tracks from the last month, ranging from political afrobeat to sad bedroom indie-pop via lab-grown viral hits and low-fi emo. Eclecticism is the aim of the game… Artist “Track” [Album] Kele “Jungle Bunny” [2042] Y2K, bbno$ “Lalala” [Single] Dave “Professor X” [Top Boy – A Selection Of…