The Student Playlist

Showcasing the Best New Music, Curating the Classics

Category Playlists

PLAYLIST: International Women’s Day

To mark International Women’s Day on March 8th, here’s a whacking great playlist of awesome music written, performed or sung by women.

PLAYLIST: February 2019

A playlist of all the best new music released in February 2019!

PLAYLISTS: Pro- and Anti- Valentine’s Day

Two playlists for Valentine’s Day, to soundtrack whatever you’re doing.

PLAYLIST: January 2019

The best new music released in January 2019, including Foals, Vampire Weekend, James Blake, Lucy Rose, Bonobo and Lizzo.

PLAYLIST: An Introduction to Motown Records

An introduction to Motown Records, to mark its 60th anniversary.

PLAYLIST: December 2018

A playlist of all the best new music released in December 2018!

PLAYLIST: An Introduction to Brainfeeder

To mark the 10th anniversary of Flying Lotus’s experimental hip-hop and jazz label Brainfeeder, here’s an introduction to one of the most cutting edge labels.

PLAYLIST: November 2018

A playlist of the best new music released in November 2018, including Grimes, The Orielles, B.E.D., Panda Bear and Carly Rae Jepsen.

PLAYLIST: Songs For Rainy Days

A playlist of songs about autumn, winter, the cold, the wind, nights closing in, and being snuggled up inside to soundtrack rainy days!

PLAYLIST: October 2018

All the best new music released in October 2018, including Roisin Murphy, Little Dragon, Sampha, Sharon Van Etten and Deerhunter!