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  1. Your second MPFree of the week comes from PVT. Australian band PVT come from good stock as he shares a label with Matthew Dear. They've just finished a European tour supporting Bloc Party and play a one-off headline show at London's Birthdays on the 28th November. This new track com...

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  2. This first MPFree of the week comes from Thao & The Get Down Stay Down. They have a new album on the way called We The Common set for release on 5th February next year. This will be the fifth album from the San Francisco based band. Holy Roller - Thao & The Get Down Stay Down

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  3. FRIDAY FRIDAY FRIDAY you little beauty. Well, it's been an exciting week full of free downloads and today is your lucky day as we compile them all together for you, making it easier to get the whole lot onto your MPFREE player. Your tracks this week are: Vessels - The Sky Was Pink T...

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  4. This week our guest is Nathan Barry from Shepperton, and I think this is a Memory Tape first.... Nathan writes: "Hey Lauren, here's my Memory Tape. It was a proper old skool cassette I made called 'A Tribute To Harriet'. "Harriet was my 1970 Beetle - named after Harriet Wheeler from ...

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  5. Today's MPFREE comes straight at you from indie-wonder-folks Widowspeak. Their self-titled debut album appeared two years ago and Ballad Of The Golden Hour is the first we've heard of the new one, called Almanac. You can never have enough slide guitar really can you! Put it on your MPFREE ...

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  6. Today's MPFREE comes to you from Jim Jones. Think the name sounds familiar? Well, he's the vocalist / guitarist from massive psychedelic rock band My Morning Jacket. Early next year, he'll release 'Regions Of Light And Sound Of God' - his first solo album effort. He's played every instrume...

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  7. Gadget of the Week - Revolights Bike safety is a prominent topic in the news at the moment so Revolights have come up with a novel way of lighting up the road and being seen. They come as two 12 LED rings that clip to your bicycle wheels. When the wheels spin, the LEDs form a bright arc of white...

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  8. Today's MPFREE comes to you for absolute zilch, and is by The Wild Knights. Taken from the Presence Pt 1 EP (Pt 2 is also available) the band are starting to make rumblings with critics and fans alike. Their remix of The Correspondents 'Cheating With You' is also gaining recognition, so ch...

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  9. Today's MPFREE comes courtesy of Vessels. They hail from Leeds. You may recognise the song as it's a cover version of James Holden's remix of 'The Sky Was Pink', by Nathan Fake. Vessels - The Sky Was Pink They're also on tour: 21/11/12 : Broadcast - GLASGOW 22/11/12 : ...

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  10. Friday already eh? Where does the time go etc... So, five more free songs for you - the fifth and final comes from Songs For Walter which is the work of Manchester-based Laurie Hulme. This single Tougher Than A Soldier's Boots was released on Monday, but you can download it for free below. ...

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