Contributor Jenessa Williams

All In Good Time: Jamie T

All In Good Time: Jamie T

Jamie T’s career has been far from normal; long pauses, minimal social media presence, selective interviews. On the eve of ‘The Theory Of Whatever’, he’s hoping the music will do the talking for him.

May 6, 2022 3:00pm

Smashing The Glass Ceiling: Alice Glass

Smashing The Glass Ceiling: Alice Glass

Wrestling a sense of identity back following her deeply troubled time in Crystal Castles, Alice Glass’ solo debut ‘PREY//IV’ finds the singer finally in control of her own destiny.

February 16, 2022 10:01am

DIY's Best Albums of 2021

DIY’s Best Albums of 2021

From incendiary debuts to welcome returns, here are the top 20 albums we had on repeat this year.

December 17, 2021 3:00pm

Little Mix: The Magic Number

Little Mix: The Magic Number

Ten years into the game, Little Mix are still at the peak of their creative powers. On the eve of their greatest hits, they talk pop, pressures and the perks of pissing off politicians.

November 11, 2021 5:00pm

Wolf Alice: Full Throttle

Wolf Alice: Full Throttle

With ‘Blue Weekend’, Wolf Alice are proving that the best bands don’t always have to shout the loudest. Their finest work yet, DIY dives deep into the joy of getting comfortable with your own voice…

June 4, 2021 3:30pm

cleopatrick - BUMMER

cleopatrick - BUMMER

Not everything about ‘BUMMER’ is fully perfected just yet, but there’s plenty to feel upbeat about.

June 3, 2021 7:55am

Olivia Rodrigo – Sour

Olivia Rodrigo – Sour

A youthful tour through heartbreak angst that only falters when it plays too safe. 

May 21, 2021 5:00am

Behind The Curtain: Black Honey

Behind The Curtain: Black Honey

Black Honey have never been ones to think small, and on ‘Written & Directed’ their flights of fancy are out in full force. Izzy B. Phillips unpacks the rich world that makes up the band’s second.

March 19, 2021 3:21pm

slowthai - TYRON

slowthai - TYRON

A remarkably efficient job of reclaiming his own narrative.

February 11, 2021 8:00am

Class of 2021: Pa Salieu

Class of 2021: Pa Salieu

From Coventry to magazine covers across the country, Pa Salieu is the undeniable force shaking up the face of British rap.

December 6, 2020 12:00pm

A Quiet Revolution: Michael Kiwanuka

A Quiet Revolution: Michael Kiwanuka

With his most recent, Hyundai Mercury Prize-winning album, Michael offered up his most spectacular record yet. Now, as the year draws to a close, he reflects on what’s been a strange one for us all.

November 16, 2020 10:45am