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The best EPs and mixtapes of 2022… so far!

With over half of the year now gone, let's take a look back at the banging non-album releases we've been playing on repeat these past six months

How English Teacher proved that Glastonbury’s Emerging Talent Competition is more urgent than ever

Making their Glastonbury debut on the John Peel Stage, the Leeds band attain lift-off with a set that thrills in its joy and discovery

The Great Escape: 20 unmissable emerging acts to catch at this year’s festival

The UK's biggest and best new music festival is upon us! Here are some essential rising acts to add to your itinerary

“It’s the ultimate battle of the bands!” – why Glastonbury’s Emerging Talent Competition is more vital than ever

Emily Eavis and this year's worthy finalists discuss the need initiatives like this, and how it can change careers

English Teacher – ‘Polyawkward’ EP review: lively art-punk with a lyrical edge

With angst and absurdist humour to spare, a winning sense of playfulness pervades the NME 100 stars' debut EP

The NME 100: essential emerging artists for 2022

Meet the NME 100, the essential new artists set to take over 2022. Your new favourite artist is waiting...

English Teacher: Leeds noir-lyricists staring down uncomfortable truths

The Leeds four-piece on their Yorkshire heroes, speedy songwriting and the joys of a “naughty” bassline