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  1. MPFree: Wet - No Lie **Noah Breakfast Remix**

    Thursday 23 January 2014, 11:45

    Hello there, free music time now and today's MPFree comes from Brooklyn, of course, and waving their audio bits at our ears today is three-piece Wet ft Spank Rock. 

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  2. MPFree: The Bushwick Hotel - Graffiti of the Young Man's Mind

    Wednesday 22 January 2014, 11:45

    So we missed a turn with the MPFree, what with a few festival announcements and that, but today we all hail the return of free music. Today’s nice slice of RWWAAWWCK comes courtesy of New York sextet The Bushwick Hotel.

    Read more about MPFree: The Bushwick Hotel - Graffiti of the Young Man's Mind

  3. MPFree: Soosh - Always (Shigeto's What We've Been Thru Redux)

    Monday 20 January 2014, 11:46

    Mondays! We always feel that Mondays require a little more attention for bleary eyes and sensitive ears, and we think we might have found the perfect concoction to drag you into your normal being and begin your week.

    Read more about MPFree: Soosh - Always (Shigeto's What We've Been Thru Redux)

  4. MPFree EP: 17 Jan 13

    Friday 17 January 2014, 11:40

    MPFree time now, but not just one download. Oh no! We have FIVE, count them, FIVE free downloads for you. We played each one out on the show this week, and they looked like this:

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  5. Memory Tapes: C90 Tape

    Friday 17 January 2014, 10:20

    Today's Memory Tape, well...where to begin. It's all about dancing, halcyon days and savouring the memories! A perfect tape all-round, and here's our Memory Taper Sally-Anne Watkis to tell all:

    Read more about Memory Tapes: C90 Tape

  6. MPFree: Colourmusic - Horse Race

    Thursday 16 January 2014, 11:30

    Today’s MPFree will be teaching us all about spelling. The band in question are Colourmusic (colour spelt correctly you may notice) and they’re from that there United States.  

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  7. MPFree: Girl Band - Lawman

    Wednesday 15 January 2014, 11:45

    Every now and then we just need to clear our schedule, turn the speakers to 12 (yep, even louder than 11!) and just rock the hell out. And we think we might have found the perfect track.

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  8. MPFree: Gem Club- Braid

    Tuesday 14 January 2014, 11:40

    Today's MPFree is from Gem Club, who are Christopher Barnes, cellist Kristen Drymala and vocalist Ieva Berberian, from Somerville, Massachusetts.

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  9. MPFree: Paul Armfield - Speed Of Clouds

    Monday 13 January 2014, 11:45

    Today’s MPFree comes all the from that there Isle Of Wight, from a musician who we played last week on the show and wants to express his gratitude. 

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  10. MPFree EP: 10 Jan 13

    Friday 10 January 2014, 11:41

    So with it being Friday we thought it only right we have over the gift of music. All of the week's MPFrees in one convenient place soothing your leisurely curiosity as well as your aural desires.

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  11. Memory Tapes: A Musical Journey to the Age of 20

    Friday 10 January 2014, 10:31

    Today’s Memory Tape is a coming of age tale from listener Clayton Perdell. A mixture of growing up around music, finding your way in the world and having the inspiration to set forth and conquer.

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  12. MPFree: Foxing - Rory

    Thursday 9 January 2014, 11:40

    Today’s MPFree is a bit of a screamy epic, and who doesn’t like a bit of wisty anger hmm? A haunted love waltz if your will…with brass.

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  13. MPFree: Peter Morén – Say My Name

    Wednesday 8 January 2014, 11:46

    The MPFree today is a pop stomper, clap-ya-hands kind o’groove that comes from Stockholm, Sweden and is by an man named Peter. Yes, he from whistling maestros Peter, Bjorn and John.

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  14. MPFree: Flying Lotus – Ideas

    Tuesday 7 January 2014, 13:13

    Today’s MPFree comes from Los Angeles digital soul cat Flying Lotus, who’s just feeling pretty generous.

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  15. MPFree: Flying Lotus – Ideas ft. DJ Mehdi and Mapei

    Tuesday 7 January 2014, 11:40

    Today’s MPFree comes from Los Angeles digital soul cat Flying Lotus, who’s just feeling pretty generous right now.

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  16. MPfree: Silkken Laumann - House Of Common Problems

    Monday 6 January 2014, 11:40

    Today’s free download comes from Canadian four piece Silkken Laumann, whom you might have heard before incidentally. 

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  17. MPFree EP: 3 Jan 14

    Friday 3 January 2014, 11:40

    So throughout the festive period, we’ve continued to hunt down free music and here is the fruit of this week’s spoils.

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  18. Memory Tapes: Marrakech Marriage

    Friday 3 January 2014, 10:30

    Today's Memory Tape comes from listener Andy Rush from Epson, who wanted to share his wonderful wedding memories with quite a dark, moody, swirling playlist. And completely great it is too. Remember, if you want to send us your tape, then drop us a line to: lauren.6music@bbc.co.uk

    Read more about Memory Tapes: Marrakech Marriage

  19. MPFree: French Wives - If I Could Disappear

    Thursday 2 January 2014, 11:45

    The first free download of 2014 you lucky bloggers you! We thought we'd start the year off with a bit of wist, giving you a moment to reflect and all that. French Wives are a Glasgow quintet

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  20. MPFree: Kool AD - CNN

    Tuesday 31 December 2013, 11:46

    Kool A.D, formerly known as Das Racist is back and offers you your final MPFree for the year! Cruise into the 2014 with this plus another 14 tracks from his Not O.K mixtape. Conjured together from all the outtakes of the recently competed new album called Word O.K., this album is yet to be given...

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