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Catch Up: 17 April 2014 

Don’t miss a thing. Catch up with our round up of what you need to hear and read from the past 24 hours.

You’ve got to hear this…

Some brilliant new music around today. Don’t miss…

That’s not all the new music about today, either. Check out more new tracks on thisisfakediy.co.uk.

New bands? Check out what’s new on Neu

  • TALA - True to her ink-stamp logo, TĀLĀ is already asserting a genuine trademark.
  • The Neu Bulletin (17th April 2014) - Francis Lung, Owyl and New York band Shorts are in today’s new music guide.

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Record Store Day 2014: Vinyl Shopping With Sky Larkin’s Katie Harkin

Ahead of RSD 2014, Katie Harkin provides a pictorial diary of her last trip out around Portland’s record stores.

Upbringing: Marika Hackman

Upbringing: Marika Hackman

Marika Hackman discusses her early years alongside an exclusive video of her playing ‘Deep Green’ in Toe Rag Studios.

Record Store Day 2014: Shopping Guide

Record Store Day 2014: Shopping Guide

We’ve sifted through infinite vinyl to pick out this year’s best Record Store Day releases.

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In today’s post… PEACE MONEY!

Catch Up: 16 April 2014 

Don’t miss a thing. Catch up with our round up of what you need to hear and read from the past 24 hours.

You’ve got to hear this…

Some brilliant new music around today. Don’t miss…

That’s not all the new music about today, either. Check out more new tracks on thisisfakediy.co.uk.

New bands? Check out what’s new on Neu

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EMA: ‘The Record Came From An Angry Place’

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EMA: ‘The Record Came From An Angry Place’

EMA wrestles with difficult themes on her new album, but it’s not all internet, internet, internet.

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Sound the applause: Little Dragon are on the brink of stepping up. New album ‘Nabuma Rubberband’ is the sound of a group going beyond Gorillaz collaborations and casual ‘Klapp Klapp’.

This week’s coverstars talk us through the studio disagreements and the musical breakthroughs that contributed to their new record.

EMA is put under the spotlight, claiming that she’s not hating on technology with new album ‘The Future’s Void’, a work that actually injects humour and excitement.

We’re getting excited for Record Store Day. Alongside a guide to this year’s essential releases, the likes of The Men and Pulled Apart By Horses talk us through the contents of their Fantasy Record Store.

Staying physical, Esben and the Witch give life to split releases and explain the decision behind their recent Pledge fund.

Chromeo reminisce about ‘the one that got away’ by revealing how Dev Hynes almost guested on their new record. Plus, Playlounge face up to our random question generator.

Neu introduces the thrilling force of God Damn and bigs up Aquilo’s debut EP on top of more new music recommendations.

And finally, DIY gives it’s verdict on new records from The Amazing Snakeheads, Plague Vendor, OFF and many more.

DIY Weekly is available on iPad, iPhone, Android devices and via thisisfakediy.co.uk. Grab the issue on iTunes to download the iPad version, download for Android via Google Play, or simply read the whole thing online, right now.

Catch Up: 14 April 2014 

Don’t miss a thing. Catch up with our round up of what you need to hear and read from the past 24 hours.

You’ve got to hear this…

Some brilliant new music around today. Don’t miss…

That’s not all the new music about today, either. Check out more new tracks on thisisfakediy.co.uk.

New bands? Check out what’s new on Neu

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Parquet Courts: ‘We’ve Put Blood, Sweat And Tears Into This One’

Parquet Courts: ‘We’ve Put Blood, Sweat And Tears Into This One’

Don’t call them slackers: Parquet Courts have put a lot into their new album ‘Sunbathing Animal’.

Competition: Win Tickets To Live At Leeds 2014

We’re giving away a pair of tickets to this year’s Live At Leeds festival, taking place this May.

Competition: Win Tickets To Liverpool Sound City 2014

Win a pair of tickets to the new music extravaganza, taking place 1st-3rd May 2014.

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Catch Up: 11 April 2014 

Don’t miss a thing. Catch up with our round up of what you need to hear and read from the past 24 hours.

You’ve got to hear this…

Some brilliant new music around today. Don’t miss…

That’s not all the new music about today, either. Check out more new tracks on thisisfakediy.co.uk.

New bands? Check out what’s new on Neu

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Tracks: Little Dragon, Tom Vek & More

Tracks: Little Dragon, Tom Vek & More

DIY writers pick their favourite tracks of the last seven days.

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