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Alex Burnard Alex Burnard Content Producer , Content Producer, Now Playing @6Music Blog posts in total 26

  1. #Glasgow6Music - help create a playlist celebrating the musical heritage of the city

    Friday 25 July 2014, 16:29

    With the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow kicking off this week, we’re inviting you to create a playlist celebrating the city’s rich music heritage (Sunday 27 July, 6-8pm).

    Read more about #Glasgow6Music - help create a playlist celebrating the musical heritage of the city

  2. #Blog6Music - BANKS is named 2014's most blogged artist in the world

    Sunday 20 July 2014, 19:47

    Now Playing exclusively revealed BANKS as The World's Most Blogged Artist of 2014 so far (Sunday 20 July)

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  3. #Ramones6Music - What Should Be On Our Ramones Tribute Playlist?

    Saturday 12 July 2014, 13:08

    Following the sad news of the Ramones drummer Tommy Ramone, second from left below, passing away, we at Now Playing invite you to put together a special playlist celebrating the punk visionaries and their music, this Sunday - July 13 - between 6-8pm.

    Read more about #Ramones6Music - What Should Be On Our Ramones Tribute Playlist?

  4. #Blog6Music - we reveal the Most Blogged Artists in the World of 2014 so far

    Friday 11 July 2014, 12:16

    On this Sunday’s Now Playing (13 July) we’re celebrating some of the best new music over the last six months - with your help, of course.

    Read more about #Blog6Music - we reveal the Most Blogged Artists in the World of 2014 so far

  5. #6MusicCycles - help create a cycling playlist

    Thursday 3 July 2014, 14:38

    With the Tour de France starting in Leeds this weekend (Saturday 5 July), us at Now Playing Towers are joining in the 6 Music Cycles season of celebrations by inviting you to help us create a cycling-inspired playlist.

    Read more about #6MusicCycles - help create a cycling playlist

  6. #BBCGlasto - help create a Glastonbury themed playlist

    Thursday 26 June 2014, 16:05

    Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Glastonbury. Anyone would think there was something happening there this weekend.

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  7. #SouthAmerica6Music - help create a South America playlist

    Friday 6 June 2014, 14:15

    6 Music is gearing up for a series of shows and specials celebrating South America, so we at Now Playing thought, “let’s make a South American inspired playlist”. It was a no brainer at NP Towers.

    Read more about #SouthAmerica6Music - help create a South America playlist

  8. #Hay6Music - help create a literary inspired playlist

    Friday 30 May 2014, 16:16

    With 6 Music broadcasting from The Hay Festival this week - including Radcliffe and Maconie and Cerys - we thought it only right to wrap up proceedings by inviting you to create a playlist devoted to the many great songs inspired by literature.

    Read more about #Hay6Music - help create a literary inspired playlist

  9. #6Moogsic - help create a Moog inspired playlist

    Friday 23 May 2014, 12:53

    Robert Arthur “Bob” Moog would have been 80 years old today (May 23 2014) so it was pretty obvious Now Playing would dedicate a whole two hours to the man who brought the world the Moog synthesizer.

    Read more about #6Moogsic - help create a Moog inspired playlist

  10. #Kaisers6Music playlist – take part in the Kaiser Chiefs Tweet In

    Friday 16 May 2014, 14:19

    This week on Now Playing we’re delighted to welcome Kaiser Chiefs as we hand them control of BBC 6 Music for two hours to play the music they love - with help from you.

    Read more about #Kaisers6Music playlist – take part in the Kaiser Chiefs Tweet In

  11. #Kaiser6Music playlist - take part in the Kaiser Chiefs Tweet In

    Friday 16 May 2014, 14:07

    This week on Now Playing we’re delighted to welcome Kaiser Chiefs as we hand them control of BBC 6 Music for two hours to play the music they love - with help from you.

    Read more about #Kaiser6Music playlist - take part in the Kaiser Chiefs Tweet In

  12. #Metallica6Music - help create a Metallica inspired playlist

    Friday 9 May 2014, 16:08

    The online world has been in hot debate this week following the big news that Metallica have been confirmed as the final main stage headliners for this year’s Glastonbury.

    Read more about #Metallica6Music - help create a Metallica inspired playlist

  13. #Libertines6Music - help create a Libertines inspired playlist

    Friday 2 May 2014, 15:21

    Online music sites have been awash with the news this week that on 5 July The Libertines are DEFINITELY set to headline Hyde Park.

    Read more about #Libertines6Music - help create a Libertines inspired playlist

  14. #LedZep6Music - what must make our Led Zeppelin playlist?

    Friday 25 April 2014, 13:13

    Following the quite frankly amazing news this week of Led Zeppelin unveiling previously unheard tracks online,

    Read more about #LedZep6Music - what must make our Led Zeppelin playlist?

  15. #RSD6Music - what is the best cheap/expensive record you've ever bought?

    Thursday 17 April 2014, 17:03

    Now Playing this Sunday (April 20) celebrates Record Store Day (April 19).

    Read more about #RSD6Music - what is the best cheap/expensive record you've ever bought?

  16. #Ireland6Music - help create an Ireland inspired playlist

    Wednesday 9 April 2014, 17:24

    As 6 Music is celebrating Ireland this month, Team Now Playing thought it only fitting to, yes, you've guessed it, to create an Irish music inspired playlist with YOUR help. 

    Read more about #Ireland6Music - help create an Ireland inspired playlist

  17. #BBCBritpop - what is missing from Steve Lamacq's Britpop Anthems Top 40?

    Friday 4 April 2014, 17:15

    Britpop is 20 years old this month! (No, we can’t believe it either). So we need you to help us to compile a fantastic Britpop themed playlist this Sunday, 6 April, 6-8pm.

    But we’re not asking for any old Britpop

    Read more about #BBCBritpop - what is missing from Steve Lamacq's Britpop Anthems Top 40?

  18. #Iggy6Music - help create an Iggy Pop playlist

    Wednesday 12 March 2014, 18:13

    In honour of none-other-than Iggy Pop joining 6 Music's presenter roster, Tom Robinson invites 6 Music listeners to create a special playlist celebrating the life and work of this inimitable music icon.

    Read more about #Iggy6Music - help create an Iggy Pop playlist

  19. #6musicfestival - help create a 6 Music Festival highlights playlist

    Thursday 27 February 2014, 16:58

    So the FIRST EVER BBC 6 Music Festival is happening people - how exciting is that? Whether you bagged a ticket or not, we’re giving YOU the chance to enjoy all the action by creating your own best bits playlist this Sunday (March 2), following the two-day event.

    Read more about #6musicfestival - help create a 6 Music Festival highlights playlist

  20. #Prince6Music - what must be in the Prince playlist?

    Wednesday 19 February 2014, 19:34

    With the nation on #PrinceWatch, Tom Robinson invites you to help create an unmissable Prince-inspired playlist.

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