6MI-2012

31 Dec 12
Shadows – by – Bird
Song on youtube – distinctive and unusual female vocal
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24 Dec 12
Christmas mixtape – all good !
The Banks Have Stole Christmas – by – Fleece
Song on youtube – great fun – a fantastic Christmas song
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10 Dec 12
Cars – by – Mark Marrington / MadeInMIDI
Band’s site – song on soundcloud – brilliant sampled soundscape
Two similar songs are Telephone and Not the Olympics
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Pale Blue Dot – by – Dave Dark and the Sharks
Song on soundcloud – wonderful electronica with the voice of Carl Sagan
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3 Dec 12
Sailors- by – Stuart Warwick
Band’s site – song on bandcamp – dark melancholic haunting ethereal
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19 Nov 12
Leaving the Ice Kingdom – by – Dark Patrick
Band’s site – song on soundcloud – live version on youtube – complex sound tapestry
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12 Nov 12
Nip It In The Bud – by – Head of Light Entertainment
Band’s site – song on soundcloud – quirky
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Kites – by – IKO
Band’s site – song on soundcloud – melodic almost acoustic
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29 Oct 12
9 Lives – by – XOVA
Pronounced ‘Crossover’ – song on youtube – indie reggae
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30000 days – by – Bethany Weimers
Band’s site – song on soundcloud – live youtube version – acoustic with Philip Glass-style piano
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22 Oct 12
My Mother’s Eyes – by – Bright Shapes
Band’s site – song on soundcloud – live youtube version – acoustic
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15 Oct 12
Put Your Collar Up – by – Magic Arm
Song on youtube – appealing indie with great intro
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Trick of the Light – by – The Gravity Drive
Song on youtube – appealing indie
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8 Oct 12
The Pilgrim – by – Goy Boy McIlroy
Song on soundcloud – reminiscent of Bauhaus
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Where You Lay – by – The Paper Shades
Song on soundcloud – studio youtube – live youtube – beautiful acoustic with female vocal
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Water – by – Intrvals
Band’s site – song on youtube – gentle indie
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24 Sep 12
Scoundrelle – by – Rebekah Delgado
Band’s site – (radio edit) song on youtube – sultry and melodramatic
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3 Sep 12
Raining Back Home – by – The Fallows
Band’s site – song on soundcloud – their version of Sweet Home Alabama – folk-rock
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Jekyll and Hyde – by – Ali Ingle
Band’s site – song on youtube – quirky pop
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27 Aug 12
Chances – by – Astro-Physics
Band’s site – song on soundcloud – song on youtube – hiphop with appeal and style
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20 Aug 12
The Comet Returns – by – Flipron (featuring Neville Staple)
Clickable from band’s site – song on youtube – ska with a difference
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Get It Sorted – by – Sootytern
Band’s site – song on soundcloud – live version on youtube – pop with mandolin and ukelele
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On My Feet – by – Miniature Cities
Audio on youtube – also acoustic version – trippy electronica
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13 Aug 12
Little Wanderer – by – Lilliput
Clickable from band’s site – song on youtube – alternative folk with voices in harmony
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9 Jul 12
Curves and Corners – by – Mount Fabric
Clickable from band’s site – live version on youtube – jangly and dramatic
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Love and Regret – by – Zena Kitt
Clickable from band’s site – song on soundcloud – beautiful slightly breathy female vocals
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25 Jun 12
Amsterdam – by – The Young Vanish
Song on soundcloud – live version on youtube – acoustic with presence
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Strange Things – by – Sharliza Jelita
Clickable from band’s site – song on youtube – eccentric pop
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You Started It All – by – Ragnhild Nordset
Band’s facebook page – audio on youtube – stunning and other-worldly
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18 Jun 12
Eyes Wide Shut – by – Daniel Land & The Modern Painters
Band’s facebook page – and song on youtube – beautiful stuff
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Change – by – Emorie
Band’s facebook page – or song on youtube – folky with violin
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Brian Cox’s Locks – by – The Low Countries
Band’s facebook page – or song on youtube – great fun !
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Madeline – by – Gold Road
Band’s facebook page – or audio on soundcloud – catchy female pop
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Through Your Hands – by – Georgia Ruth
Audio on soundcloud – female folk with harp
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28 May 12
First to Know – by – Collectors Club
Audio on soundcloud – or song on youtube – instant appeal indie pop
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21 May 12
William And His Ghost – by – Bethany Weimers
Clickable from band’s site – or audio on youtube – acoustic female – lovely stuff
See also Silver Moon from 16 April
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30 Apr 12
White Cavalry – by – George Montague
Clickable from band’s site – or song on youtube – fun pop
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23 Apr 12
Planes – by – Gold Road
Link to band’s facebook page – or song on youtube – feelgood pop
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You’ll Never Be Her – by – Robinson
Link to band’s site – or audio on youtube – live youtube versions also available – lively !
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The Ballad of the Teddy Boy from Ladbroke Grove – by – Night of Treason
Clickable from facebook – also half the song on youtube – live youtube versions also available – punk
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16 Apr 12
Silver Moon – by – Bethany Weimers
Song on soundcloud – or youtube (grouped under ‘Harpsichord Row’) – acoustic and folky
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Little Boy Blue – by – Rebekah Delgado
Link to band’s site – song on soundcloud – melodramatic pop
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9 Apr 12
Modern Romance – by – Chris Selman
Clickable from band’s site – and song on youtube – instant appeal indie
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Hold Me Now – by – Premise Beach
Clickable from band’s site – and song on youtube – acoustic pop
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April 2012 – programme switches to mixtape format
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18 Mar 12
A Night And A Day – by – Pepe Deluxe
Song on youtube – link to band’s site – utterly fantastic indie pop
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3 Mar 12
Afraid To Fall – by – Tom Copson
Link to song on bandcamp – interesting and acoustic
Also live version 1 and live version 2 on youtube
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Fencebuilding – by – Rob Marr
Clickable from bandcamp site – or soundcloud link – unusual and wonderful
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27 Feb 12
Warsaw – by – Silver Tongues
Clickable from band’s site – direct link to song
driving indie with ‘wow’ factor
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18 Feb 12
Three O’Clock – by – Grant K. Fennel
Clickable from band’s site – or song on youtube – solo acoustic
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She’s A Mystery – by – The Playmakers
Link to band’s site – or song on youtube – appealing indie pop
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6 Feb 12
Standing Still – by – Artery
Song on soundcloud – also link to band’s site – indie pop
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43 Degrees – by – Wild Hope
Song on bandcamp – also link to band’s site – indie pop
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Play What You Want – by – Toy Horses
Song on youtube – also – link to band’s site – irresistible indie pop
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Far Beyond – by – Parastatic
Song on youtube – also – audio on bandcamp – uniquely wonderful electronica
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30 Jan 12
Made Me Stronger – by – Must Blaze
Clickable from soundcloud – accessible rap
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Back in Bloom – by – Sulk
Song on youtube – also link to band’s site – jangly guitars
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14 Jan 12
Never Again – by – Denis Pintard & Tracey Inkson
Clickable from soundcloud – dramatic & haunting
Also on youtube – where the theme is clearly domestic abuse
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Work 17/10/11 – by – We Are Animal
Clickable from soundcloud -from Tacla EP –  indie pop
Track ‘Luminous lights’ also good – also link to band’s site
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Let’s Move Back to Front – by – Zulu Winter
Clickable from band’s site – also on youtube – indie pop
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9 Jan 12
Outta Sight – by – Piney Gir
Song on youtube – also youtube live version
Clickable from soundcloud – catchy pop
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Your Favourite Toy – by – Kumi
Clickable from soundcloud – indie pop
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1 Jan 12
Grasscut
6-Music track was High Down – several good tracks on youtube
Led to post in main blog
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    • Many thanks for getting in touch – much appreciated. I’ve just posted about this on the main blog, and have featured your new video.

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