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DIY's Albums of 2022

DIY’s Albums of 2022

From debut LPs to grand returns, here are our fave records from the last 12 months.

December 12, 2022 5:00pm

DIY's Tracks of 2022

DIY’s Tracks of 2022

From The 1975 to Shygirl; Arctic Monkeys to Ethel Cain; Yeah Yeah Yeahs to My Chemical Romance, here are the tracks we had on repeat this year.

December 9, 2022 6:00pm

Cleaning Up: Dry Cleaning

Cleaning Up: Dry Cleaning

Since their acclaimed debut album, Dry Cleaning have been on a giddy upwards trajectory. While the world around the London quartet has changed, ‘Stumpwork’ is as singularly idiosyncratic as ever.

November 18, 2022 12:00pm

Sugar, We're Goin' Down: Sunflower Bean

Sugar, We’re Goin’ Down: Sunflower Bean

On third album ‘Headful of Sugar’, Sunflower Bean are railing against the expectations of the capitalist world and digging further into their own dynamic than ever before.

May 10, 2022 3:00pm

Class of 2022: Sad Night Dynamite

Class of 2022: Sad Night Dynamite

With a second mixtape and a massive US tour kicking off the year, Sad Night Dynamite are ready to explode into the new year with a bang.

December 14, 2021 2:28pm

Unchained Melodies: FUR

Unchained Melodies: FUR

Brighton’s FUR have taken their time, crafting a debut that sits pleasingly out of step with the current indie crop. With ‘When You Walk Away’, they’re aiming to bring even more people into the fold.

November 19, 2021 10:54am

Positive Thinking: NAO

Positive Thinking: NAO

On third LP ‘And Then Life Was Beautiful’, NAO is seeking out the good stuff and keeping her glass half full.

September 30, 2021 12:00pm

Animal Magic: LUMP

Animal Magic: LUMP

Bringing their experimental, collaborative baby LUMP back into the world for a second glimpse, Laura Marling and Mike Lindsay are revelling in the freedom of the project all over again.

July 26, 2021 12:00pm

The Full Monty: William Doyle

The Full Monty: William Doyle

On ‘Great Spans of Muddy Time’, William Doyle is letting down his guard, leaning into his eccentricities and paying homage to… Monty Don?

March 17, 2021 3:59pm

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