The Student Playlist

Showcasing the Best New Music, Curating the Classics

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The Top 200 Tracks of the 2010s

The Student Playlist counts down the top 200 tracks of the 2010s!

The Top 50 Albums of 2019

Our staff’s countdown of the Top 50 Albums of 2019!

Remembering Daniel Johnston

Descriptors like ‘outsider’ and ‘underdog’ completely fail to do justice to the eternal legacy of Daniel Johnston.

Mercury Prize 2019 – Preview

The 28th edition of the Mercury Prize is nearly upon – but which of the 12 acts stands the best chance of scooping the grand prize?

Remembering David Berman

The indie music world mourned the loss of David Berman – frontman of Silver Jews and Purple Mountains – last week. Find out why he will be so missed.

IN CONVERSATION WITH: Dream Wife

We chatted to Dream Wife ahead of their Live At Leeds 2019 set.

IN CONVERSATION WITH: Squid

Ahead of their set at Live At Leeds 2019, we spoke to hotly-tipped British indie newcomers Squid.