Contributor Phil Knott
Hitting The Heart Brakes: Syd
Having made her name as part of game-changing hip-hop collective Odd Future, Syd returns with a second solo album - ‘Broken Hearts Club’ - that embraces redemption and creating your own narrative.
February 4, 2022 4:55pm
Class of 2022: Paris Texas
Keeping things mysterious and forging their own unique route through the hype machine, LA duo Paris Texas are slowly letting the world into their bountiful bag of tricks.
December 21, 2021 11:15am
Class of 2022: Deb Never
Wide open and receptive to the possibilities of the world around her, LA’s Deb Never is proving herself a boundary-less creative talent to be reckoned with.
December 17, 2021 2:11pm
Class of 2022: Role Model
Going from newbie film student to Mac Miller-tipped bona fide pop star in the making in two years, Tucker Pillsbury is dreaming bigger by the day.
December 13, 2021 11:47am
Just A Girl: Poppy
From YouTube sensation to metal’s newest talent, Poppy is breaking away from her previous confines, and she’s not doing it quietly.
February 3, 2020 1:02pm
California dreaming: FIDLAR
With the release of career highlight ‘Almost Free’ upping their game and then some, FIDLAR’s Zac and Elvis delve into the delicate balance between fantasy and reality.
February 11, 2019 3:00pm
FIDLAR on making third album ‘Almost Free’: “Any stereotype that people have tried to pin us down with, we’ve gone in the opposite direction”
The LA band’s new record sees them upping their game and then some. We chat to them about it all in the new issue of DIY, out this Friday.
February 7, 2019 5:00pm
Who Run the World? Run the Jewels
Not many artists end up with Jeremy Corbyn as their support act, but then again, Run the Jewels’ 2017 has been extraordinary.
November 10, 2017 1:18pm
Back to the Future: Future Islands
After unexpectedly shimmying their way into the limelight with their fourth album, Future Islands aren’t about to change their tune.
April 7, 2017 10:00am
Hold up! It’s Run the Jewels
Run the Jewels have already perfected the jewel heist, stealing the limelight as rap’s most shining duo. ‘Run the Jewels 3’ sees the two best pals nabbing hearts instead…
January 27, 2017 11:58am