The Student Playlist

Showcasing the Best New Music, Curating the Classics

Category Features

An Introduction to Andrew Weatherall

An introduction to the various production and remix work of the late Andrew Weatherall.

Highlights from the Radiohead Public Library

A brief overview of the masses of content in the new Radiohead Public Library!


The Student Playlist caught up with Leeds psych/grunge act Brooders at their own RIFFFEST evening at the Belgrave Music Hall.

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?