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  1. MPFREE EP: 8TH FEBRUARY 2013

    Friday 8 February 2013, 11:18

    Jon Teamlaverne Jon Teamlaverne

    And so here it is once again... Capping off the MPFree EP this week is a song from New Zealanders Phoenix Foundation.

    They release their fifth album at the end of April and this track is a litte heads-up to that fact.

    Your free downloads this week are:

    Bite - Native America

    New Dimensions In Sound...

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  2. MPFREE: 7TH FEBRURY 2013

    Thursday 7 February 2013, 11:20

    Jon Teamlaverne Jon Teamlaverne

    Your MPFree today comes from Alice Russell who, along with James Hunter, will be joining Craig Charles for a live session from Maida Vale on Saturday as part of 6 Music's week of live music from the historic BBC building.

    This track comes from Alice's 5th solo album To Dust which is released on 25th...

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  3. MPFREE: 6TH FEBRUARY 2013

    Wednesday 6 February 2013, 11:20

    Jon Teamlaverne Jon Teamlaverne

    Your MPFree today is a remix of Tame Impala's Feels Like We Only Go Backwards, the original of which featured on their album Lonerism.

    The remix comes courtesy of Chrome Canyon who's a producer / DJ based in Brooklyn and signed to Stone Throw Records. The track was pretty woozy to begin with, but...

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  4. MPFREE: 5TH FEBRUARY 2013

    Tuesday 5 February 2013, 10:30

    Jon Teamlaverne Jon Teamlaverne

    Your MPFree today comes from Public Service Broadcasting, who are set to release their debut album 'Inform - Educate - Entertain' on Monday 6th May.

    Ahead of the release of the album and next single 'Signal 30', released the 15th April, the band are offering a reworking of old favourite 'New Dimensions...

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  5. MPFREE: 4TH FEBRUARY 2013

    Monday 4 February 2013, 11:22

    Jon Teamlaverne Jon Teamlaverne

    Your MPFree today comes from Dog Bite who is currently making a name for himself as 'Toro Y Moi's favourite band.' There are obvious comparisons between the two, as you can hear for yourself below...

    This track is the third single to be taken from Dog Bite's debut album 'Velvet Changes" which is released...

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  6. MPFREE EP:1ST FEBRUARY 2013

    Friday 1 February 2013, 15:48

    Jon Teamlaverne Jon Teamlaverne

    This week it's a special MPFree EP becuse there is no free download for Friday. However the four we did provide for you were still amazing, and make up for the lack of one today...

    Here is a reminder of the four tracks:

    One Way Trigger - The Strokes

    Million Fans - RDGLDGRN

    Hoooooray - Coma

    Cirrus...

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  7. MPFREE: 31ST JANUARY 2013

    Thursday 31 January 2013, 10:43

    Jon Teamlaverne Jon Teamlaverne

    Thursday's MPFree comes from Simon Green a.k.a. Bonobo with his new single 'Cirrus', the first from his upcoming album 'North Strides' out the 1st April.

    It's been three years since his debut 'Black Sands' and was an album that saw him tour the world with his fantastic live show for well over a year...

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  8. MPFREE: 30TH JANUARY 2013

    Wednesday 30 January 2013, 10:31

    Jon Teamlaverne Jon Teamlaverne

    Midweek MPFree time and today we have some electronic pop disco house from Cologne based duo Coma, with their new single 'Hoooooray'.

    Their new album 'Technicolour is released on April 15th on German label Kompakt and to celebrate they have made this single available as a free download.

    The album...

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  9. MPFREE: 29TH JANUARY 2013

    Tuesday 29 January 2013, 10:30

    Jon Teamlaverne Jon Teamlaverne

    Today's MPFree is 'Million Fans', the first release from RDGLDGRN's self-titled debut EP, released the 12th February on Fairfax Recordings.

    The single and all the tracks on the EP feature Dave Grohl on drums. He met the Washington trio in LA at the old site of the Sound City Studios where Faifax temporarily...

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  10. MPFREE:28TH JANUARY 2013

    Monday 28 January 2013, 10:30

    Jon Teamlaverne Jon Teamlaverne

    Good Monday to you! Today's MPFree comes courtesy of The Strokes with their new single 'One Way Trigger'.

    This is the first material from the band since their 2011 album 'Angles' and for the big fans they have a brand new album due for release this year.

    The new song is available for free from their...

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  11. MPFREE EP: 25TH JANUARY 2013

    Friday 25 January 2013, 10:30

    Jon Teamlaverne Jon Teamlaverne

    It's been a very varied week of downloads from slow soulful covers, to guitar driven power houses and also some piano driven disco thrown in for good measure.

    Finishing off the week is the new one from Matthew Hubert with 'Suddenly', a track from Accidental Records comprehensive overview of Huberts...

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  12. MPFREE: 24TH JANUARY 2013

    Thursday 24 January 2013, 10:05

    Jon Teamlaverne Jon Teamlaverne

    Warped Record's Grizzly Bear have unveiled a new remix of their atmospheric track 'Gun Shy' by Norwegian disco aficionado Hans-Peter Lindstrom.

    Lindstrom has transformed a rather somber reflective piece of warm piano-driven disco, which treads a similar path to his and Todd Terje's recently released...

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  13. MPFREE: 23RD JANUARY 2013

    Wednesday 23 January 2013, 10:30

    Jon Teamlaverne Jon Teamlaverne

    Good day to you. Our MPFree for you on Wednesday the 23rd January is the new single from Black Rebel Motorcycle Club.

    Their new single 'Let The Day Begin' is the first single from the bands upcoming album 'Specter At The Feast', due for release March 18th.

    They have a European/American tour coming...

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  14. MPFREE: 22ND JANUARY 2013

    Tuesday 22 January 2013, 10:30

    Jon Teamlaverne Jon Teamlaverne

    Toasty Tuesday? Raise a glass to Harper Simon, son of Paul Simon, for he has made a little gem of a record which we have made available for you to download today.

    This is the first track to be taken from Harper Simon's forthcoming second album 'Division Street' - released on Play It Again Sam on 25th...

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  15. MPFREE: 21ST JANUARY 2013

    Monday 21 January 2013, 10:30

    Jon Teamlaverne Jon Teamlaverne

    Good Monday to you. Todays' MPFree is a cover of the Bobby Caldwell track 'What You Won't Do For Love' by Jessie Ware. On keys, Julio Bashmore.

    The download has been made available by the team at Future Classic, who are hosting their own stage at St Jeromes Laneway Festival in Australia. As well as...

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  16. MPFREE EP: 18TH JANUARY 2013

    Friday 18 January 2013, 11:20

    Jon Teamlaverne Jon Teamlaverne

    It's been a strong week of free downloads, and it comes to a head today with Billy Bragg. Billy returns in March with his first new album in five years. It'll be called Tooth & Nail and is set for release on 18th March. Your final MPFree to a taster from that album.

    As for the rest of the week's MPFrees...

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  17. MEMORY TAPES: 18TH JANUARY 2013

    Friday 18 January 2013, 10:20

    Jon Teamlaverne Jon Teamlaverne

    This week's guest for Memory Tapes is Stuart Fletcher, who writes...

    "I was home for Christmas and rooting through old boxes under my old bed at my Mom and Dad's house and found some wonderful compilations made for me in 1997, one from my best friend at the time for my birthday and the second by the...

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  18. MPFREE: 17TH JANUARY 2013

    Thursday 17 January 2013, 11:20

    Jon Teamlaverne Jon Teamlaverne

    Your MPFree today sees the return of Junip and thus, the return of José González. They are a three-piece from Sweden fronted by Mr González who released their debut album Fields back in 2010.

    This is the band's first new material since then, and comes from their self-titled second album which...

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  19. MPFREE: 16TH JANUARY 2013

    Wednesday 16 January 2013, 11:20

    Jon Teamlaverne Jon Teamlaverne

    Your MPFree today comes from Brooklyn teenage rapper Joey Bada$$. Most recently seen on the 6 Music playlist with the single Waves, this is his first track for his new label Green Label Sound.

    The label has paired him up with Gang Starr legend DJ Premier for this track, which you can download below...

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  20. MPFREE: 15TH JANUARY 2015

    Tuesday 15 January 2013, 11:20

    Jon Teamlaverne Jon Teamlaverne

    Your MPFree today is a Bowie cover - he's everywhere at the moment! The cover comes courtesy of Simian Ghost who were asked to contribute a Bowie track for a tribute album Mojo Magazine were putting together.

    In the end the album didn't happen, but Simian Ghost were pretty pleased with their reworking...

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