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Playlist: Pinkshinyultrablast

Welcome to this week's playlist, curated by experimental indie guitar act Pinkshinyultrablast. Tuck in their playlist featuring otherworldly sonic moments from The Octopus Project and Youngsbower.

Playlist: The Trades Club, Hebden Bridge

Welcome to this week’s playlist, lovingly curated by the brilliant Trades Club in Hebden Bridge. Check out their selection including moments from Tom Waits, Martin Carr and David Bowie.

Playlist: Cadillac Soundsystem

Welcome to this week's playlist, curated by London party starters, Cadillac. It's a Valentine's selection ahead so prepare yourself to fall in love via the best in house and disco...

Playlist: Tangerines

Tangerines are a Peckham-based quartet who count Hookworms’ MJ and Hooton Tennis Club among their pals and peers. They've taken over our weekly playlist slot, bringing all manner of mayhem with them...

Playlist: Sybil Bell, IVW

Sybil Bell, founder of grassroots initiative Independent Venue Week (IVW), spills the beans on the artists she's been looking forward to catching at this year's live music bonanza.

Playlist: Night and Day, Manchester

This week’s playlist is curated by Manchester's Night and Day Café. Ahead of Independent Venue Week 2016, we asked them to pick some current faves including cuts from Real Lies and Horsebeach (pictured)...

Playlist: Isobel Waller-Bridge

Award-winning composer Isobel Waller-Bridge is lauded for her trademark electronic sound worlds and sweeping orchestral melodies. Expect similar lushness from her playlist choices this week...

Playlist: Stop the War Coalition

Welcome to this week’s playlist, curated by the Stop the War Coalition. The organisation has campaigned tirelessly to end conflict – their selection includes the Farm, Wu-Tang Clan and Captain SKA.

Tastemakers tips 2016

For our last playlist of the year, we ask some of the UK's leading musical minds to tell us who they're tipping for big things in 2016. Tune in for an eclectic mix of new talent and a few surprises too...

Playlist: Ruth Kilpatrick, PRS Foundation

This week, we ask PRS for Music Foundation’s Ruth Kilpatrick to reflect on another fine year for the charity’s flagship Momentum Music Fund. Expect some ace cuts from Little Simz, MONEY, The Wytches, Floating Points and more...