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From Where the Villa and Blues play – A Birmingham Playlist

8 months ago / 0 comments

I’m from where the Villa and Blues play, the Burgers and Johnsons… For our latest Clubs Playlist, The Gryphon’s resident Brummie editor, Mary Lumley, compiles a set of songs linked to the Second City. Find a Youtube playlist below. Did you know Birmingham has more canals than Venice? Of course … Read More

Gryph Picks: International Women’s Day 2018

9 months ago / 0 comments

March 8th: the day the world celebrates all women, regardless of nationality, sexuality, political standing or faith. Women are recognised for their continued resilience and strength in the face of a society which even in 2018, is still by no means offering them equal opportunities or status to those granted … Read More

10 Female-Empowerment Anthems for the Ultimate Galentine’s Day: the anti-Valentine’s playlist

9 months ago / 0 comments

February 14th: you’ve finally beaten those January blues and this train wreck of a day rolls around. A source of anxiety and dread for singletons around the world, Valentine’s Day can be stressful whatever your relationship status. But fear not, The Gryphon is on hand to appease those V-day woes … Read More

I Feel Love: the Valentine’s Day playlist

9 months ago / 0 comments

Love it or hate it, Valentine’s Day is here, and what better way to get you in the mood than a befitting playlist? Fancy someone? Just had your heart broken? Practising some self-love? This eclectic mix will get you in the Valentine’s Day spirit or soothe your Feb 14th blues. … Read More

2018: Ones to Watch

10 months ago / 0 comments

In celebration of the New Year, we have compiled our top 10 artists and bands to look out for over the next twelve months. Sigrid Everybody’s favourite Scandipop sensation Sigrid is practically guaranteed to make waves this year after her well-deserved triumph in BBC Music’s prestigious Sound of 2018 poll. … Read More

Need some tunes to help you focus? Our Editor-in-Chief has got you sorted

10 months ago / 0 comments

The month of January means two things to students. Intense study, and its closely related counterpart, extreme procrastination. This playlist will aim to stop you trawling the web for music to listen to, and consists of tracks specifically picked to stimulate concentration. Eevee- Unexpected This lo-fi beattape is so calming … Read More

Happy Gryphmas (Term is Over)

11 months ago / 0 comments

In the midst of this festive season, our wonderful music writers have provided us with an eclectic range of song suggestions and genres for our Christmas playlist. Here it is in full: grace your ears with a variety of classics, an overload of Wham! and Ella Fitzgerald, and several artists … Read More

Editor’s Picks: The November Soundtrack

12 months ago / 0 comments

With deadlines popping up left, right and centre, us music editors thought it would be productive to let you know what we’ve been listening to this month and what gigs we’re excited for in December… Hollie For the majority of November, it has unfortunately still been socially unacceptable to listen … Read More

Eight trans/non-binary musicians you need to know about

12 months ago / 0 comments

Despite gifting the world of music some of its biggest icons, ranging from Bowie to Freddie Mercury to Dusty Springfield to Frank Ocean, it can often feel as though that queer musicians still face an impenetrable rainbow ceiling to break; none more so than transgender and non-binary artists. Nevertheless, these … Read More

Gryph Picks: Halloween 2017

1 year ago / 0 comments

Here it is: what you’ve all been waiting for to get your Halloween festivities started. Us music writers have collaborated to create for you the most diverse collection of bloodcurdling boogies – the only playlist you’ll need this Halloween.