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BBC Radio 1 Vintage

Hopefully, like me, you have been enjoying BBC Radio 1’s entirely wonderful pop-up radio station BBC Radio 1 Vintage, which I think we can all agree is a timely reminder that things aren’t as good as they used to be – we’ll probably just differ a little on when exactly they were better. 153 more words

John Peel

Ushers Island on BBC Radio 2 - The Folk Show

Usher’s Island in Session

Listen: The Folk Show with Mark Radcliffe

The best folk music from Britain and beyond.

This week, Irish supergroup Usher’s Island play tracks from their self-titled debut album. 115 more words

Usher's Island

Still Dicking Around: Sparks at BBC 6 Music Festival

Sparks have always been the daft uncles in my record collection, prancing with an arched eyebrow over everything they do. Ron & Russell Mael are one of the most singular double acts in pop history, with an art-rock intellect deflected by a sense of the absurd and the theatrical, whether they’re indulging in glam rock, synthpop, disco, minimal composition, opera, Vaudeville bawdiness or slapstick mime. 754 more words

Live Reviews

Barry Adamson(Formerly of Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds) to Release "Love Sick Dick" on April 14th!

Mercury Prize-nominated Barry Adamson has announced details of a brand new six track special EP, LOVE SICK DICK, available on vinyl, CD and download on… 916 more words

Blair Dunlop brings ReGilded tour to Derby

As the son of folk legend Ashley Hutchings and singer Judy Dunlop it is hardly surprising that Blair Dunlop is a talented musician.

But Blair is proving himself to be much more than that. 226 more words

Music

The Joyzine Advent Calendar: Day 9 of free downloads from our favourite artists

Welcome to the ninth day of the Joyzine Advent Calendar – we’re well into double figures of fantastic free downloads and we’ve got something a little bit special for you yet again today. 398 more words