best new music



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 580 | Featuring Jane Weaver, Mogwai and Billy Bragg

On this week’s podcast, due to the easing of lockdown restrictions Tom, Ben and Paul are reunited in Ben’s garden to talk about and share their favourite tracks both new and old. Artist “Track” [Album] Ben Howard “What A Day” [Noonday Dream] Jane Weaver “Solarised” [Flock] Mogwai “Fuck Off Money” [As The Love Continues] Yo…


Podcast 579 | Featuring Remember Sports, Pedro the Lion and Malibu Ken

On this week’s podcast, UK folk-punk artist Ben Marwood delivers a relaxing podcast featuring the best in music both new and used. Artist “Track” [Album] Kishi Bashi “Laughing With” [Emigrant EP] Remember Sports “Pinky Ring” [Like A Stone] Frances Quinlan “Now That I’m Back” [Likewise] Cheekface “Listen to Your Heart. No.” [Emphatically No] Yann Tiersen…



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 575 | Featuring GospelbeacH, The Attendant and Lucy Gooch

On this week’s podcast, Tom, Paul and Ben are joined by the BBC’s Matt Allwright takes on the Abba Cover Version Challenge and Paul eats a Walls Viennetta on a stick. Artist “Track” [Album] GospelbeacH “Albotross Baby” [JAM JAM EP] Fontaines DC “A Hero’s Death (Soulwax mix)” [Single] Ben Folds Five “In Between Days” [Supersunnyspeedgraphic]…


Podcast 573 | Featuring Hannah Jadagu, Shygirl and Wolf Alice

On this week’s podcast our founder, Kev Lawson shares another hand-curated playlist of all-killer, no-filler new music. Artist “Track” [Album] Wolf Alice “The Last Man on Earth” [Blue Weekend] Julien Baker “Repeat” [Little Oblivions] IAN SWEET “Sing Till I Cry” [Show Me How You Disappear] shame “Born in Luton” [Drunk Tank Pink] Cherry Glazerr “Big…


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 571 | The Nightingales, Mighty Mighty and Shame

On this week’s podcast, Tom, Ben and Paul give us an insight into their wardrobe choices and their favourite new music from the past few weeks and months. Artist “Track” [Album] The Nightingales “Gales Doc” [Mind Over Matter] Black Country, New Road “Track X” [For The First Time] Anna B Savage “Corncrakes” [A Common Turn]…