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The VLM: February ’18 Playlist

As festival line-ups roll in by the day, we've got your new music needs covered until summer. Updated weekly, here's our February 2018 playlist. Follow The VLM on Spotify to keep up with the good stuff. ...
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The VLM’s Eyes On 2018: Childcare

Childcare are far from generic. Fronted by Ed Cares who was told to start a band by a six and eight year-old he was nannying and writing music about miss-timed kisses, film clubs and cross-dressing, the South L...
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The VLM’s Eyes On 2018: Rex Orange County

It's easy to assume that Alex O'Connor had a pretty laid back 2017. The Surrey teenager, known as Rex Orange County, received mass praise and radio plays for his track 'Loving Is Easy' at the back end of last y...
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Listen: The VLM’s January ’18 Playlist

Each month we give you the best new tracks around; from mega-hits to your new favourite bands, these are the tracks and artists not to be slept on. Check back as we update the playlist throughout the month and ...
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The VLM’s Eyes On 2018: Girlhood

"The last year's been fucking up and down. You get some really exciting stuff and then it disappears. It's a rollercoaster, but super fun" explains Christian, one half of London's dynamic duo Girlhood. The p...
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The VLM’s Eyes On 2018: Confidence Man

When your band is fronted by a pair who go by the names of Janet Planet and Sugar Bones, you're unlikely to go unnoticed. Then when you throw into the mix a sound that's a blend of The Ting Tings best bits, 90s...
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The VLM’s Eyes On 2018: Bad Sounds

It's all too easy to describe Bad Sounds as, well, the opposite of their name. But if we didn't believe the band from Bath sounded so great then they wouldn't have been the first name to be penned for our Eyes ...
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The VLM’s Eyes On 2018 Playlist

We love being ahead of the curve at The VLM and we know you do too. That's why each year we put together the artists we've got our eyes on in the year ahead. In 2017 we picked out future success story of the ye...