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  1. Memory Tapes: Close of Bearded Prince Business

    Friday 7 March 2014, 10:24

    Now...this is a Memory Tape! A story of friendship, learning and a tale of two sides. Here's Dom Egan from Trafford to tell all:

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  2. MPFree: Saad Follows - Honeycombe

    Thursday 6 March 2014, 11:31

    Hey you, fancy some free music? Today’s MPFree comes from a guy who just dropped an email to lauren.6music@bbc.co.uk asking us to check out some of his music that he was giving away. We duly obliged and now we’re playing it for you. 

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  3. MPFree: Helfer – Air Drops

    Wednesday 5 March 2014, 11:30

    Hello from MPFree HQ. Back once again with the ill behaviour and scouring the internet finding music old, new and in-between. But all free. Today’s free track is from an Israeli producer, new on the scene and he’s giving away a 5-track EP.

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  4. Blaue Blume - Lost Sons Of Boys

    Tuesday 4 March 2014, 11:31

    Morning. Because we were still revelling in festival action yesterday, there was no MPFree. There was uproar, sadness and disappointment. But now there’s just pure elation as it returns once more.

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  5. Memory Tapes: Jimi Goodwin

    Friday 28 February 2014, 10:56

    Jimi Goodwin was with us for the 6 Music Festival and very kindly popped in to say hello, and share his most excellent Memory Tape:

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  6. MPFree: Dott - Small Pony

    Thursday 27 February 2014, 11:35

    Today's free download is the last of the week (sad face) as tomorrow, something amazing is happening on the show. Tune in at 10am to find out what. But in the meantime we'll carry on supplying you with great downloads at reasonable prices i.e. free. 

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  7. MPFree: John Mouse by Jessy Bell Smith

    Wednesday 26 February 2014, 11:36

    Today’s MPFree comes from a singer / songwriter “specialising in basement blues, garage gospel and stairwell arias.” So really, what’s not to like. It also should have been yesterday’s MPFree, but it was rather rudely hi-jacked by brand new Slow Club.

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  8. MPFree: Slow Club - Tears Of Joy

    Tuesday 25 February 2014, 11:40

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  9. MPFree: Cate Le Bon - He's Leaving

    Monday 24 February 2014, 11:31

    Monday, Monday, Monday. The day that the MPFree resets itself and we start all over again. Today’s free track comes from 6 favourite and everybody’s favourite Welsh songstress, Cate Le Bon.

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  10. MPFree EP: 21 Feb 14

    Friday 21 February 2014, 11:30

    Getting you guys all ship-shape and ready for the weekend, it’s the MPfree EP.

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  11. Memory Tapes: Tales Of A Time Before Mobile Phones

    Friday 21 February 2014, 10:38

    Today's Memory Tape is all about welcoming in the new millenium, dancing way past the point where you should have stopped and trying to find friends without using mobile phones. Imagine that? Here's listener Chris Lloyd to tell us all:

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  12. MPFree: Ponyhof - Tiger

    Thursday 20 February 2014, 11:41

    Hello from the MPFree squad. Fancy another free download? Well…here you are. Ensure you let this slice of beauty-cake into your life. Yes, beauty-cake is now a thing!

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  13. MPFree: Howling Bells - Slowburn

    Wednesday 19 February 2014, 11:30

    Every day on the Lauren Laverne show, we give away free music. That’s right…free! And this Tuesday 19th February is no different. Today’s free download sees a more-than-welcome to return to Australian four-piece Howling Bells. 

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  14. MPFree: Solomon Grey - Last Century Man

    Tuesday 18 February 2014, 11:40

    MPFree time – isn’t it always – comes from UK / Australian duo Solomon Grey. And they’re flippin’ amazing! 

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  15. MPFree: Pastel Colours - She Can't Decide

    Monday 17 February 2014, 11:40

    We normally like to ease you into the week with some loveliness with the MPfree, but this week’ we thought we’d get things started with a BANG!  

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  16. MPFree EP: 14 Feb 14

    Friday 14 February 2014, 11:46

    Always on the hunt for new, new, new music…it’s the MPFree EP. All of the week’s free downloads as played on the Lauren Laverne show in one place for your convenience. It’s the best way to start the weekend quite frankly.

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  17. Memory Tapes: Here’s To Nature And Fate And All That Good Stuff, Baby

    Friday 14 February 2014, 10:26

    Memory Tapes is the part of the show where you, the enthuastic, amazing listener, tells us of a time of times that were important in their lives and share the soundtrack. And on this Valentine's Day, what better tape to have then one about falling in love and creating a famiy. Here's Robin Priday's tape...

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  18. MPFree: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – Some Kind of Ghost (acoustic version)

    Thursday 13 February 2014, 11:40

    Today’s free download comes from Marlon Brando’s biggest fans; they’re the wild ones, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club.

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  19. MPfree: Gilligan Moss – Choreograph

    Wednesday 12 February 2014, 11:41

    We must admit that we completely love scouring the internet for great free music, because every now and then we find something that just completely takes us into the stratosphere – musically of course. And today’s comes from all the way from the Windy City. 

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  20. MPFree: Darkside – Things Behind The Sun

    Tuesday 11 February 2014, 11:41

    Today’s free download is a beauty and a tricky song cover – no easy thing to pull off. 

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