Piri and Tommy Villiers

“We’re taking over the scene”: meet Loud LDN, dance music’s most vibrant new collective

As the drum 'n' bass renaissance continues, this all-female and non-binary group is working towards a more inclusive future for the genre

FLO, Nia Archives, Fred again.. and more for BBC Sound Of 2023

Others on the longlist for the prestigious poll include Dylan, Cat Burns and Gabriels

The 10 best new acts we saw at Reading & Leeds 2022

After the dual-site festival returned for another year, here are the brilliant and essential new acts that won the weekend

The story of The Great Escape festival 2022 – in glorious photos

All of the action from The Great Escape's first in-person event in three years

The 10 best acts we saw at The Great Escape 2022

As the Brighton festival made its highly-anticipated comeback, here are the most exciting emerging artists we caught at this year's event

Piri and Tommy Villiers live at The Great Escape: banging bedroom beats from a couple in perfect harmony

Their slot at the TikTok showcase feels apt – but there's life beyond the app for a dynamic duo

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...