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Playlist: Vijay Mistry

Festival2Funky, the Midlands’ premier festival of urban music and arts, returns this month. Get in the mood with this ace preview playlist from festival founder Vijay Mistry...

Playlist: The Great Escape 2018

Ready for this year's instalment of the mighty Great Escape Festival? We've rifled through the extensive line-up to pull out some of our fave acts hitting the seaside. Tuck in!

In session: Flamingods

Flamingods are four geographic drifters and globetrotting crate diggers who cook up spicy sounds deep with international influences. Watch them in action at PRS Presents...

Playlist: Pulled Apart By Horses

The Leeds quartet have been going hard with their noisy rock destruction for a decade now, wreaking havoc on stages with their mosh-pit anthems. Here, guitarist James selects a mighty playlist ahead of their Pit Parties show tonight (4 May).

Playlist: Positive Vibration

The UK’s award-winning celebration of reggae music and Jamaican heritage returns this June for a weekend of legendary acts and selectors. Here, founder Rory Taylor picks his favourite tracks from some of the artists on the bill...

Playlist: Shangela

The RuPaul's Drag Race superstar shares the songs that have soundtracked her life. Tune in here for pure pop extravaganza...

Premiere: Oly Ralfe – On My Train

Composer and multi-instrumentalist Oly Ralfe brings his playful eccentricism to the solo piano with his new LP Notes From Another Sea. Don't miss this ace taster ahead of its release...

Playlist: Dani Howard

The cellist and composer is fast making a name for herself as one to watch, picking up prestigious accolades from the Royal Philharmonic Society and more. Here, she shares some of her favourite pieces...