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October (6 posts)

  1. The Best Albums of October 2012

    Wednesday 31 October 2012, 13:00

    Mike Diver Mike Diver

    Straight to business - below are 10 really rather excellent new albums that were released in October 2012. They are by no means the only really rather excellent albums released in said period; merely, they are a representation of the quality the month had to offer. Check in with all of BBC Music's album...

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  2. Rock and more - The week in BBC Music

    Friday 26 October 2012, 13:19

    Elisha Sessions Elisha Sessions

    What you (haven't) missed (yet)

    All week long it's been Radio 1 Rocks (it's hard to put that in the past tense, by the way), with live sessions from You Me at Six, Lower Than Atlantis, Biffy Clyro, The Gaslight Anthem and many more. There's an entire website all about...

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  3. Apps and raps - This week in BBC Music

    Friday 12 October 2012, 12:08

    Elisha Sessions Elisha Sessions

    This week

    The big music news at the BBC this week was the unveiling of iPlayer Radio and its partner in crime, the iPlayer Radio smartphone app. It's currently available for the iPhone and described in some detail on the BBC Internet Blog. Android users sadly need to wait a little while longer...

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  4. Apps and raps - This week in BBC Music

    Friday 12 October 2012, 12:08

    Elisha Sessions Elisha Sessions

    This week

    The big music news at the BBC this week was the unveiling of iPlayer Radio and its partner in crime, the iPlayer Radio smartphone app. It's currently available for the iPhone and described in some detail on the BBC Internet Blog. Android users sadly need to wait a little while longer...

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  5. What happened and what's next in BBC Music

    Friday 5 October 2012, 13:41

    Elisha Sessions Elisha Sessions

    This week

    Later... with Jools Holland has kicked off its new series. As you know. What you may not know is that every performance is available for a full month after it's broadcast, but not through iPlayer - as clips, conveniently bundled up in our Later... collection...

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  6. The Best Albums of September 2012

    Thursday 4 October 2012, 11:12

    Mike Diver Mike Diver

    September is often a fantastic month for new album releases. This time in 2011, we were filling our ears (well, I was at least) with superb records by Mastodon, Boom Bip, Wilco and Laura Marling, alongside many others. Rewind another year and the best of September featured long-players from Aloe Blacc...

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