Contributor Louise Mason

The Circle of Life: Sorry

The Circle of Life: Sorry

Staring down the big questions and tackling existentialism in their own idiosyncratic way, ‘Anywhere But Here’ is showing the world a new, evolved Sorry.

October 14, 2022 2:00pm

Strange Magic: Jockstrap

Strange Magic: Jockstrap

‘I Love You Jennifer B’ is an album of weirdness and whimsy, of technical prowess and nostalgic escapism. At its core sit Jockstrap: two musicians tinkering around in their own curious playground.

September 15, 2022 4:30pm

Welcome To The Underworld: Viagra Boys

Welcome To The Underworld: Viagra Boys

Conjuring up a freakish cast of sordid specimens for third album ‘Cave World’, Viagra Boys are putting an injection of surreal humour back into punk.

July 20, 2022 9:55am

Albums of 2022: Porridge Radio

Albums of 2022: Porridge Radio

‘Every Bad’ propelled Porridge Radio from underground hopefuls to a Mercury nomination and critical acclaim. Gearing up for LP3, the conviction that drew the music world in is out in full force.

January 11, 2022 10:00am

DIY's Best Photos of 2021

DIY’s Best Photos of 2021

The story of the most stunning images in the magazine from across the year, told by the snappers themselves.

December 21, 2021 11:00am

The Great 2021 Debate

The Great 2021 Debate

Shame, Baby Queen, Connie Constance and Lynks walk into a bar… and give us the year run-down we never knew we needed.

December 2, 2021 1:36pm

Love Letters: Snail Mail

Love Letters: Snail Mail

After the runaway success of her debut album ‘Lush’, Lindsey Jordan faced some of her most challenging life lessons yet. With new album ‘Valentine’, she’s offering up even more of herself.

November 10, 2021 2:42pm