The VLM Hour: Albums of the Year 2016

Join Josh, Will and Ethan as they discuss the rundown of The VLM's Top 10 albums of the year. Spoiler - there's no Bowie. https://www.mixcloud.com/JJShreeve/the-vlm-hour-albums-of-2016-10-1/...

The VLM’s Photos of the Year 2016

Onstage and backstage, we were there in 2016 to capture some of the most important live moments at gig venues and festivals around the UK. Here's a selection of our favourite shots from our contributors - all o...

The VLM’s Albums of the Year pt.2

We've already begun our albums of 2016, from D.D Dumbo to NAO, but now we turn our attention to the business end of things. Here's our top 10 albums of the year as chosen by The VLM team. 10. Whitney - Lig...

The VLM’s People of 2016: Jamie T

In a year of turmoil, South London’s unruly virtuoso, Jamie Treays, embraced the chaos, igniting a beacon of punk-fuelled hope, in his greatest trick to date. Rising from the ashes of his five year hiatus in...

The VLM’s Albums of the Year 2016 pt. 1

2016 has been a year to forget for most; legends gone and two gobsmacking results we didn't expect, but the votes are in for the only thing that matters right now. Here's the first half of records you need to h...

Our navigation of Record Store Day hell

There's an underwhelmingly sinking feeling as you reach a queue of fifty or sixty grown men waiting to get their hands on one of the three Bowie special releases you'd skipped your cornflakes in hope of gra...

VLM’s Top Tips of 2016 Playlist

From the cool wash-over tones of The Japanese House to UK hip-hop saviour, Loyle Carner, we've got 2016 covered with the only playlist you need to start the year. ...

Best of 3: Top Tips for 2016

We may be late to the party but now we've finished rinsing last year's playlists and the hangovers have faded, it's time to make our musical predictions for the year ahead. 2016 is the year of the monkey and ...