January 24, 2022

Down With Boring #0081: Yard Act

The Leeds gang join us for a release week catch up as they head into an Actual Chart Battle.

Years & Years and Yard Act are locked in a chart battle for this week's UK number 1 album

Olly Alexander is currently in the lead, with Yard Act shifting the most physical copies so far.
Taylor Swift

"Your hot take is completely false and SO damaging" - Taylor Swift calls out Damon Albarn for comments on her songwriting

The Blur frontman is currently having an unexpectedly eventful day, after giving an interview to the Los Angeles Times where he appeared to suggest that Taylor Swift "doesn't write her own songs".

Wet Leg have announced the support for their UK tour, and a venue change for their London show

Honeyglaze will join them for the run this April.

Sky Ferreira's mum reckons her new album is coming this March, 'FYI'

And to be fair, pop star mums do know best.

Blossoms are dropping something new this week

New album ahoy? Quite possibly.

Charli XCX is dropping her next single 'Beg For You' this week - and it features Rina Sawayama!

The latest track from new album 'Crash' is coming this Thursday (27th January).

Yard Act are the special guests for the latest edition of Down With Boring

Tune in tonight (24th January) on Dork Radio from 8pm, or grab the podcast after.

Griff & Sigrid, Holly Humberstone, Conan Gray and more - this is what's fresh on the Dork Radio playlist this week

Here are the new tracks joining our heavy rotation this week.

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Paris Texas have released a new 35-minute live performance and interview video, 'Live From Mars'
beabadoobee has released a new album, 'Live In London', recorded at Brixton Academy
Olivia Dean has released a new EP, 'Ladies Room'
Lola Young is back with a brand new single, 'Conceited'
Dork cover star Holly Humberstone has announced a new 20-date tour of the UK and Europe