Music Blog

Blog posts by year and month October 2012

Posts (6)

  1. 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...

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  2. What you (haven't) missed (yet) Brian Fallon of The Gaslight Anthem 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 w...

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  3. This week AlunaGeorge in the Live Lounge AlunaGeorge were in the Live Lounge for Trevor Nelson doing Your Drums, Your Love and a killer cover of Montell Jordan's This is How We Do it. Yes, you just read that right! If you click through, you'll see that clip is part of BBC Music's Showc...

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  4. This week Guru 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 w...

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  5. This week Hot Chip at Maida Vale studios 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......

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  6. 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...

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