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  • Podcast 581 | Featuring Little Simz, Aziya and Rachel Chinouriri

    On this week’s podcast, Guardian critic Jenessa Williams talks about the value of musical nostalgia and teenage fandoms while introducing you to her favourite tracks of the past few weeks. Artist “Track” [Album] Little Simz “Introvert” [Single] Rachel Chinouriri “Through The Eye” [Four° In Winter] Biig Piig “Lavender” [The Sky Is Bleeding – EP] Tirzah…


  • Podcast 577 | Featuring Rei Ami, Pom Pom Squad & Kero Kero Bonito

    Making her return to Edit Radio, Jenessa Williams shares the finest in new music across RnB, Alternative and Pop, recaps some of her recent adventures in music journalism and discusses the importance of diversity in music listenership and discovery, holding support for minorities targeted by racism and erasure. Artist “Track” [Album] No Rome, Charli XCX…


  • Podcast 576 | Paris Texas, Crumb and Charlie Houston

    On this week’s podcast, Kev Lawson steps in for Jenessa Williams (who will be hosting next week) to deliver another hour’s worth of new music to get you through the anniversary of lockdown in the UK. Artist “Track” [Album] Noname “Rainforest” [Single] Bruno Mars, Anderson .Paak & Silk Sonic “Leave The Door Open” [Single] Victoria…


  • Podcast 572 | Featuring Squid, Joey Maxwell and Pale Waves

    On this week’s podcast, Guardian critic and writer, Jenessa Williams selects her favourite tracks from the past few weeks and months. Artist “Track” [Album] Arlo Parks “Hope” [Collapsed In Sunbeams] Serena Isioma “Sensitive” [Sensitive EP] BABii “SHADOW” [Single] Bored At My Grandma’s House “Skin” [Sometimes I Forget You’re Human Too] Squid “Narrator feat Martha Skye…


  • Podcast 568 | Featuring Saweetie, Alex Amor and Orla Gartland

    On her first podcast of the year, Jenessa Williams chats love languages, gateway boybands and the importance of a well-selected sample via tracks from the hippest jazz, RnB and alternative artists of the month Artist “Track” [Album] Saweetie “Best Friend (feat. Doja Cat)” [Single] Kara Marni “Trippin” [Single] Monjola “Feels Right” [Single] Why Don’t We…


  • [edit] radio recollection mix 2020

    Selected by our founder Kev Lawson and, Guardian journalist, Jenessa Williams, we present this year’s [edit] radio recollection mix – more than 15 hours of new music from 2020 for you to enjoy! After a year in which it’s been easy to feel isolated from the people, places and activities we love, it is our…


  • Podcast 561 | Featuring Ariana Grande, McFly and Little Mix

    On her last podcast of 2020, Jenessa Williams – music writer for the Guardian – plays a selection of her favourite new tracks from the past few weeks. Artist “Track” McFly “You’re Not Special” [Young Dumb Thrills] JGrrey “Ain’t So” [Single] Ariana Grande “Positions” [Positions] Little Mix “Rendezvous” [Confetti] RADA “Burn One’ [Single] Oscar #Worldpeace…


  • Podcast 557 | Featuring BLACKSTARKIDS, Jean Dawson and Priya Ragu

    On this week’s podcast, Jenessa Williams sets her sights on the bright new music stars heading our way in 2021. Artist “Track” [Album] BLACKSTARKIDS “BRITNEY BITCH” [Single] Hope Tala “Lovestained” [Sensitive Soul EP] Priya Ragu “Good Love 2.0” [Single] Kynsy “Happiness Isn’t A Fixed State” [Single] Pretty Sick “Allen Street” [Single] Talkboy “Stupid Luck” [Single]…


  • 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]…