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"Seems like some kind of modern day miracle!" 😲 @mogwaiband caught up with @matteveritt to celebrate their latest… https://t.co/uKzicVxBgKHead to @BBCSounds now to listen to the dreamy selection of artists playing @allpointseastuk this year 🎶 https://t.co/Qk9wNOAakMFantastic line up! Fantastic jacket! 😍 https://t.co/QSCeRwsyp9 @allpointseastuk Here's the breakdown of each day 🕺💃 https://t.co/8jyRu601JF🚨 BIG NEWS! 🚨 We’re excited to announce our 6 Music stage at All Points East Festival with curated line ups from:… https://t.co/2CJkkX6yYW @owls1956 @jordanrakei @TheMysterines @bmblackmidi @laluzers @wearevillagers @jculpeppermusic New additions to the playlist 🎉💃💃💃 https://t.co/R7sz1ewpjrGood morning gang! 👋 Here's what we've got on rotation this week 💿 Welcome to the club @jordanrakei,… https://t.co/g6GySUWsya
7/26
2021
The ray of sunshine that is @gemcairn will be with us again tomorrow morning to bust those clouds! ☁️💥 What… https://t.co/A40BsmCWHDWhat is your favourite funk track, and why? It is @george_clinton's 80th birthday so help #NP6Music make a suitabl… https://t.co/rfau1l7Hev
Retweeted by BBC Radio 6 MusicWhat is your favourite funk track, and why? It is @george_clinton's 80th birthday so help #NP6Music make a suitabl… https://t.co/rfau1l7Hev
7/25
2021
From 9pm, the @Blessed_Madonna will be selecting tracks that would make the cut in her doomsday vault. What are yo… https://t.co/BCxosRSNAcHave You Heard George's Podcast? Listen to new episodes of the Peabody Award-winning podcast from @GeorgeThePoethttps://t.co/35Yg5TFzG1"It's a must for your eyes, and your ears." To celebrate the release of Steve McQueen's Uprising, @RebelDread shar… https://t.co/h8p5ws04BcThe spirit of @WOMADfestival comes to the BBC this weekend 🎆 Catch exclusive sessions from @JosephTawadroshttps://t.co/e9oQFsmzZD
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7/24
2021
What song has to feature on our funk playlist, and why? Help #NP6Music mark @george_clinton's 80th birthday with s… https://t.co/Yor8NfykNYMarking 10 years since the passing of Amy Winehouse, @petedoherty shares his memories of her playing records and th… https://t.co/5c1nqK5aVQTidal, the debut album from Fiona Apple turns 25 years old today 🎉 Six singles were released from the record, but… https://t.co/kGTzsyva7UToday marks 10 years since the tragic passing of a music legend: Amy Winehouse. In her own words, here's how she c… https://t.co/1wGFE5gXEn"I think in 150, 200 years people will still be falling in love with her you know?" 10 years ago today, Amy Wineho… https://t.co/FerWDmTkZb
7/23
2021
“You think you know my daughter. But there was so much more.” Now, the friends and family who knew Amy best, and… https://t.co/C9TLMg9D5A
Retweeted by BBC Radio 6 Music“I think those chicks are just the coolest in the world” In the third episode of her Artist in Residence series, i… https://t.co/hZWIYhKes3Who's going to a gig tonight? 👀🎸 Let us know who you're seeing, where they're playing, and we might play a track f… https://t.co/oRLRVkHMwX11. Untitled (Rise), the fourth album by pseudonymous collective @SaultGlobal 🎼 12. Blue Weekend, the third album… https://t.co/weREEmP6If9. As the Love Continues, the tenth album by post-rock band @mogwaiband 10. Source, the debut album by jazz saxoph… https://t.co/x92bKzmEtQ7. Fir Wave, the eighth solo album by electronic composer @Hanpeel 🍃 8. Pink Noise, the third album by singer… https://t.co/uCIKQytY1L5. Promises, the collaborative album from @floatingpoints, Pharoah Sanders and @londonsymphony 🎷🎻 6. Conflict of I… https://t.co/Ix9WZL0cyg3. For the First Time, the debut album from seven-piece band @BCNRband 🎶 4. Not Your Muse, the debut album from si… https://t.co/wNY6brZU39And the shortlisted albums are… 1. Collapsed in Sunbeams, the debut album from singer-songwriter @arloparks 🌻 2.… https://t.co/j46Nsx34eL🎉 THE WAIT IS OVER 🎉 The shortlist for this year’s #HyundaiMercuryPrize has just been announced and oh boy what an… https://t.co/xJRNyfbAmXPOV: you're on the @MercuryPrize Panel, who's getting your vote? 🤔🏆
7/22
2021
James Acaster is just a little excited for tomorrow's Shortlist announcement. Find out who has made the list, as we… https://t.co/TBAfXjGC03
Retweeted by BBC Radio 6 MusicAnyone for an Iggy Pop ASMR experience? 👂 After playing composer John Luther Adams on his show, @IggyPop ponders t… https://t.co/1omMAl1axsThis week, @steve_lamacq inducts @ronisizebristol & Reprazent’s 1997 album New Forms into 6 Music’s Album Club 💫 W… https://t.co/HQRnKRmPBVCh-ch-ch-changes! Do not be alarmed, changes will take effect in October but if you are a fan of Iggy's radio voice… https://t.co/JaYlzs9QiV
Retweeted by BBC Radio 6 MusicMy funk soul brother, you’re one of my favourite people in broadcasting. You know this. We used to joke whenever yo… https://t.co/iJyaSgjMw5
Retweeted by BBC Radio 6 MusicWe're thrilled to announce that @wolfalicemusic will be our next Artist In Residence 🙌 The bands six week run of s… https://t.co/ZNQE1dkxdiRead the full press release, including quotes from the presenters involved by following the link below 🙏 https://t.co/J2qnn8wD56The @themarkrad & @StuartMaconie Weekend Breakfast Show will now kick off an hour later - giving them both a well d… https://t.co/0wpQq7BbOZAmy Lamé will be moving to Saturday & Sunday mornings between 6-8am. “I’m looking forward to meeting a whole new… https://t.co/YaIsC44iqDIggy Pop will be moving from Friday night to Sunday afternoons, 4-6pm. “Whether you're dealing with the nettles i… https://t.co/0lSH2bJKCQCraig Charles (@CCfunkandsoul) is the new host of weekday afternoons between 1–4pm 😎 The show will be an upliftin… https://t.co/R95jMwTylnAnnouncing changes to the 6 Music schedule from October 2021. A thread 🧵 https://t.co/hASbQOsajPAlice Coltrane’s Kirtan: Turiya Sings is Album of the Day on @BBC6Music today ✨ Recorded in 1981, Kirtan: Turiya… https://t.co/szYqa2QNeb
Retweeted by BBC Radio 6 Music"People will be able to jump up and down, wave their arms around and have a hug with somebody safely." 🤗 Marked as… https://t.co/xAc5LbxF2EFor the vinyl heads out there, @PIXIES' Surfer Rosa turns 33⅓ today! 💿 From the eternally anthemic ‘Gigantic’ to t… https://t.co/RQaVqAZzie
7/21
2021
The best song to soundtrack a heatwave is...? 🥵Listen back to Graham talking all things Superstate with @matteveritt on @bbc6music today https://t.co/2awk1mrtK2 https://t.co/EXtyXXQwtu
Retweeted by BBC Radio 6 Music"I was about 21 when the punk thing started happening." @neworder's Bernard Sumner reflects on just how pivotal th… https://t.co/rhwUODktdMToday on @BBC6Music featuring; @nfamady_kouyate @LibertinoRecs, the new @Manics, @matthewewhite @theparrotsbandhttps://t.co/Xr42ahU0Uh
Retweeted by BBC Radio 6 Music @roisindaily_ @maryannehobbs Midday! @PPeaksy @Michell27701837 @stars_cm 😍Scorching weather deserves scorching tunes and scorching outfit choices 🔥 Tune in now to hear @tom_ravenscroft doi… https://t.co/t3vt7qTuOiJust two more days until this year's @mercuryprize nominations are revealed on the Mary Anne Hobbs show 🤩… https://t.co/FhH0ujjX5u
7/20
2021
@bccamplight Takes one to know one buddy 🦸"I think the music is such a force that it makes them superhuman." Exploring the success and economics around bla… https://t.co/tXU7h6NIcnFresh out the oven and ready for your listening pleasure! 🧑‍🍳 Here is this week's BBC Radio 6 Music Playlist ✨ 🆕… https://t.co/bUUiyhxLLB @emilytomshep Thanks and good luck! 🌿🌱🌞What nightclubs will you be supporting? 💃🕺 As nightclubs reopen, there's a warning the industry has been "decimate… https://t.co/j2rXf7Mrho"We ask you what you need and we play it!" @gemcairn sums up beautifully what #cloudbusting is all about ☁️💥 We'r… https://t.co/nJSIYK2J6V
7/19
2021
The glorious @gemcairn will be filling in for @laurenlaverne tomorrow morning and as always we are all ears for you… https://t.co/lu5aGdoWaEWhat is your favourite song by The White Stripes and why? Help #NP6Muisc create a playlist to celebrate 20 years o… https://t.co/4tZq9500uY
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7/18
2021
"It's not too late for this film to change lives. It's changed mine" @questlove - director of @summerofsoul - tell… https://t.co/MJuQKlnI36🎉 Happy Record Store Day! 🎉 We'll be bringing you a vinyl-fuelled day today and chatting some of those special re… https://t.co/mXfRiR0Up6
7/17
2021
What track clearly influenced The White Stripes, and why? Alternatively, suggest artists who have followed Meg and… https://t.co/JmOgeV6v29Thanks for the beautiful responses to fill our ears with from this morning's tweet! Let's move swiftly on to your… https://t.co/w8DgNqiD38 @mattwaring24 a point well made!We feel seen 👀 https://t.co/9UlsHA4KH5It's Record Store Day tomorrow, so @OfficialHuey has put together a mini-mix of his favourite reissues from #RSD21https://t.co/vg8LF751n6 @PunkDuck66 @maryannehobbs Don't want to blow our own trumpets here but maybe yes?PS. Shout out to this bunch of legends for being great! 🎺 @arloparks @ph0ebegreen @SonsOfKemet @YardActBandhttps://t.co/pcWmO2yeGKWhich artist picks your favourite? 💎 Continuing our #NewMusicFixFriday celebrations, we asked some of our dearest… https://t.co/wF3xUqrbq6 @LoneLadyHQ no thank YOU!!! 😍Couldn't have put it better ourselves! Plug in and play here on @BBCSounds 👇 https://t.co/Xb2T3PQFJK https://t.co/Qr8IaT3a7pGreat to see your top picks of 2021 coming in this #NewMusicFixFriday 👀 Curious to hear ours? You're in luck! 🍀 F… https://t.co/oJZIJ4xMOxWhat's your favourite track from 2021 so far? #NewMusicFixFriday
7/16
2021
"It's a very accurate document of who we were at that time." Chatting with @MattEveritt, @PLACEBOWORLD front man B… https://t.co/8SgHdDkCP1You can catch us having a chat with @steve_lamacq on his show today from 4pm. We'll be talking about @RSDUK Drop 2… https://t.co/rEJTJEcJhb
Retweeted by BBC Radio 6 Music"I think it's a very accurate document of who we were at that time" In a previously unreleased interview,… https://t.co/pXIyPZdG0g @PintZine @laurenlaverne @idlesband So true, both affectionate and amped up 😍 @PeripateNic @laurenlaverne 🥲2⃣Meanwhile @lucindachua stopped us in our tracks with a magical soundscape using her voice, a cello, and plenty of… https://t.co/MmUJpy1jXsThis week we've had not one but TWO amazing sessions on the @maryannehobbs show for your listening pleasure below 🤗… https://t.co/25uInU1TWxBrace yourselves folks! 💥 From 4pm, we will be premiering a BRAND NEW TRACK called ‘Yoga Town’ from Superstate, t… https://t.co/2UeFoBcK8wDid she just say new Nils? @nilsfrahm 🤯🤯🤯 Lock in with the legendary @maryannehobbs to hear it here first 🔒… https://t.co/cRvLryQck4Love & Hate, the second studio album by singer-songwriter @michaelkiwanuka, turns 5 today 🎂 Produced by… https://t.co/4UlI5GskqwChapter 3 of Have You Heard George's Podcast? is out NOW! Listen to @GeorgeThePoet and @Benbrick's award winning… https://t.co/jJOVt81ZAX
Retweeted by BBC Radio 6 MusicAaaand as we’re playing tracks featuring live crowds in our #PeoplesPlaylist today - what’s the best audience you’v… https://t.co/nKw16YaY5I
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7/15
2021
From @slowthai to @stereolabgroop, in the latest instalment of our Artist in Residence series @beabad00bee takes us… https://t.co/rRKjum2Trk @FidTheRed @fontainesdublin @steve_lamacq @BBCSounds Drive safe! 😱🏎️💨 @FidTheRedRecorded live at BBC Maida Vale Studios @LucindaChua's session for @maryannehobbs is airing now on @BBC6Music 🐉 〰… https://t.co/Pje3L683yv
Retweeted by BBC Radio 6 MusicThis week, @steve_lamacq inducts @fontainesdublin’s Mercury-nominated debut album Dogrel into 6 Music’s Album Club… https://t.co/TzbkZmOMVQ @Doc_Rock_Star @OfficialHuey @Tom_Whalley Welcome to the gang Al! 🤗Incoming session from minimal mastermind @LucindaChua 🌸🌻 Tune in live and prepare to indulge your ears with… https://t.co/ax8Fc1qJFh @lyoncomms @Sean_Sauzee You're both right, it's just not possible to choose 🤯In 1969, Stevie Wonder, Nina Simone, Sly and the Family Stone and B.B. King among others played The Harlem Cultural… https://t.co/oLDopQu4H5Can your podcast get the UK talking? BBC Sounds Audio Lab is a new creator space with one BIG ambition – to amplif… https://t.co/2Sr0zjfstZ
Retweeted by BBC Radio 6 MusicGlad to have him back! https://t.co/9QvfMatMra
7/14
2021
Happy Techno Tuesday! 😎 Health Secretary Sajid Javid is encouraging larger venues and events to ask attendees for… https://t.co/G6zFDzRVj8
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7/13
2021

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