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Tom curates an hour of his favourite new music.
The BBC 6 Music presenters host a 12-hour spree of quality new music
6 Music Recommends Day
Mark Billingham, author of the Tom Thorne novels, chooses an hour of his favourite songs.
Paperback WritersMark Billingham
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Tom Ravenscroft presents a special Mercury Prize show.
Tom RavenscroftMercury Prize
Crime writer and Stephen King fan Belinda Bauer plays tracks by her favourite artists.
Paperback WritersBelinda Bauer
Thundercat joins Gilles in the studio and there's a session from French-Cuban duo Ibeyi
Gilles PetersonThundercat in conversation & session tracks from Ibeyi and Floating Points
Lauren has live music from Ghostpoet ahead of the Mercury Prize announcement.
Lauren LaverneWith Ghostpoet live in session
Mark Radcliffe presents solo and is joined by Lauren and Iain from Scottish band Chvrches.
Radcliffe and MaconieChvrches
Steve hosts a special Mercury Prize show with sessions by Gaz Coombes and Ghostpoet.
Steve LamacqGaz Coombes and Ghostpoet live in session
Paul Weller live in 2005, plus sessions from Orbital, the Cigarettes, Shellac and others.
Gideon CoePaul Weller in concert from 2005
Marc has a live session from Serafina Steer and her new band, Bas Jan.
Marc RileyBas Jan
Steve explores the obsession with collecting band merchandise.
Steve LamacqT-Shirt Collecting
Mark Radcliffe presents the show solo and is joined by Eddie Izzard.
Radcliffe and MaconieEddie Izzard
Lauren has a live session from Madrid garage pop four-piece Hinds.
Lauren LaverneWith Hinds live in session
Shaun plays a brand new track from James, plus Brian Cox join him for his weekly chat.
Shaun KeavenyProf Brian Cox and a new James track
Catch-up on the best of our live music sessions
Bassist, songwriter and vocalist Thundercat in conversation with Gilles
Thundercat: Words & Music
Gilles has a session from French-Cuban duo Ibeyi, aka sisters Lisa-Kainde and Naomi Diaz
Ibeyi In Session with Gilles Peterson
Marc Riley has a live session from Glasgow-based singer Martha Ffion.
Martha Ffion live in session for Marc Riley
The Mercury-nominated Ghostpoet joins Lauren Laverne to perform live in session.
Ghostpoet live in session for Lauren Laverne
Ezra Furman and the Boyfriends are with 6 Music's Marc Riley to play live in session.
Ezra Furman and the Boyfriends live in session for Marc Riley
Benjamin Clementine tells Tom about how he feels winning the 2015 Mercury Prize.
Wear Your Old Band T-Shirt To Work Day is back for 2015 on Friday 27 November. Cast your vote to select the greatest band t-shirt. Ever.
Listen to the whole series of this year's Paperback Writers. including Stephen King, Marlon James, Belinda Bauer and Mark Billingham.