565 posts about mpfree on this blog
Monday 5 November 2012, 11:20
Your first MPFree of the week is a mellow offering from Sons Between Guns.
They are South-East London duo Paul Trivett and Thomas Whitelaw and this track is taken from the Red 1 debut EP which is out now on R-Lo Records.
Before they met Paul had been writing and producing drum and bass under the...
Friday 2 November 2012, 11:20
It's been a varied old week on the MPFree front this week. We round things up with something new from School Of Seven Bells. This track comes from their new EP called Put Your Sad Down which is released on 12th November. You'll find the download below with the rest of this week's downloads.
Thursday 1 November 2012, 11:20
Thursday's MPFree comes from the garage-esq Parquet Courts.
They are a trio based in New York but originally from Texas. They released their first full-length album called Light Up Gold earlier this year on Dull Tools.
Tuesday 30 October 2012, 11:20
Your MPFree today comes from current show fave El Perro Del Mar.
Her forthcoming LP Pale Fire is released 12th November and this is a taster from it. El Perro Del Mar is the solo project of Gothenburg's Sarah Assbring.
You last heard her on the show a couple of weeks ago remixed by Saint Etienne...
Monday 29 October 2012, 08:44
Your MPFree today comes from Heems - aka Queens rapper Himanshu Suri. He is a part of, and indeed one of the founding members of, the alternative hip-hop group Das Racist.
This track is taken from his new mixtape Wild Water Kingdom which is released next week and produced by Brooklyn hip hop producer...
Friday 26 October 2012, 12:19
It's been a lovely old week of MPFrees, and the week concludes with something new from a member of Girls. Girls, sadly, split up recently, so with front-man Christopher Owens airing his own new material this week, it seems timely that drummer Darren Weiss should release solo material too.
Thursday 25 October 2012, 12:25
Your MPFree today is lovely, and it is the result of a collaboration between Adam Green and Binki Shapiro.
Their album, called Adam Green and Binki Shapiro, will be released in January next year, but this track is an early taster.
The pair appear at Bush Hall in London on 14th November.
Wednesday 24 October 2012, 12:20
Your 'hump day' MPFree is some lovely, sassy Swedish pop with the return of Sambassadeur.
The band formed in Gottenburg in 2003 and have released three studio albums; the most recent of which was 2010's European.
This free download is their new single, but as yet, there's no word on a new album....
Tuesday 23 October 2012, 12:20
Your MPFree today comes from Divine Fits; a band whose number includes Britt Daniel (of Spoon), Dan Boeckner (previous member of Wolf Parade) and Sam Brown (New Bomb Turks).
This free download is a remix from producer and musician RJD2, but you'll find the original on the album A Thing Called Divine...
Monday 22 October 2012, 12:25
Your MPFree today comes from New Jersey band Happy People. It's a nice little starter for the week - a little woozy, mid-paced and sounds like it could fall over at any minute; perfect Monday material.
This track comes from the Happy People EP.
Friday 19 October 2012, 12:20
As you've come to expect, it's been a lovely old week for MPFrees. Your final offering comes from El Perro Del Mar, or rather a Pete Wiggs of Saint Etienne remix.
You'll find it below, along with the other free downloads from across this week which are...
Thursday 18 October 2012, 12:30
Your MPFree today comes from Young Buffalo. We played one of the tracks from their new EP yesterday (Baby Demons) and today we have another song from that EP for free.
The self-titled EP is released on 19th November, and Young Buffalo are duo Ben Yarbrough & Jim Barrett who're based in Oxford, Mississippi...
Wednesday 17 October 2012, 12:51
Your MPFree comes from the secretive Manchester group No Ceremony. You may remember the name from last year when we gave a lot of airplay to the track Heartbreaker.
This song is released as a single on 19th November, but you can get it for free right now. Your next opportunity to see them live will...
Monday 15 October 2012, 12:45
Sinkane? Sound familiar? Well, even if you don't know his name you will recognise his sound having previously played with the likes Of Montreal, Caribou and Yeasayer.
Runnin' is his UK debut solo single. He's already been making waves in the States...
Monday 15 October 2012, 12:30
Your MPFREE today comes courtesy of London band Bear Driver.
Written at the back of a laundrette whilst surrounded by papiermache animal heads, they call their sound 'patchwork-pop'.
Harry, Ol, Joe, Jon and R-Style released their debut album in June and single 'Big Love' was a previous record of...
Friday 12 October 2012, 12:50
MON: Teen - Sleep Is Noise (Peaking Lights remix)
TUES: Epilogues - Cassiopeia
WED: How To Destroy Angels - Keep It Together
THURS: Rachel Zeffira...
Thursday 11 October 2012, 13:00
'Break The Spell' is the first track to be taken from Rachel Zeffira's debut solo album 'The Deserters' out 10th December 2012.
Zeffira will be playing...
Wednesday 10 October 2012, 12:30
'An omen_ EP', from which this is the first single, will be released on 13th November and the track may also be making an...
Tuesday 9 October 2012, 12:20
Hailing from York, Epilogues is Mikey and Joey Donnelly. They compare themselves to local artists Benjamin Francis Leftwich and Ben Howard and name Lucy Rose and Destiny's Child as influences. A self-titled album is slated for release soon...
Monday 8 October 2012, 12:17
Your MPFree today comes from four-piece girl band Teen.
The latest Brooklyn exports are led by Teeny Leiberson who was once a member of Here We Go Magic. This is still early days for the band but they have a queue of artists and producers wanting to remix them; one of which is Peaking Lights...
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