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  1. #Peel6Music - help create the ultimate John Peel playlist

    Wednesday 27 August 2014, 19:28

    Kellie Redmond Kellie Redmond Radio producer

    This Sunday (31 August) Now Playing wants your help to create the ultimate John Peel playlist as we celebrate the man and the music he championed.

     

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  2. #Carnival6Music – help create a Carnival inspired playlist

    Thursday 21 August 2014, 12:56

    Alex Burnard Alex Burnard Content Producer

    It’s Notting Hill Carnival AND Leeds Carnival (SIREN) this weekend, so this Sunday (24 Aug, 6-8pm) Tom Robinson invites 6 Music listeners to celebrate this with a playlist featuring music linked to all things carnival.

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  3. #GrandmasterFlash6Music - join the DJ legend for a special Tweet In and live mix

    Thursday 14 August 2014, 14:52

    Kellie Redmond Kellie Redmond Radio producer

    Turntable legend Grandmaster Flash is our latest Tweet In guest as he curates a unique playlist selected from the tracks you suggest live during the show (Sunday 17 August, 6-8pm).

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  4. #6MusicXL - help create an XL Recordings inspired playlist

    Thursday 7 August 2014, 13:20

    Alex Burnard Alex Burnard Content Producer

    With the news online this week that Independent record label XL Recordings have revealed plans of a compilation album to mark 25 years in the business, this Sunday's themed playlist (10 Aug) is an XL one. Extra Large.

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  5. #TomFoolery6Music - what should make our alternative silly season playlist?

    Friday 1 August 2014, 13:27

    Kellie Redmond Kellie Redmond Radio producer

    With this year's Edinburgh Fringe Festival kicking off and raft of daft stories creating a buzz online this week, this Sunday's themed playlist (3 August, 6-8pm) has its tongue firmly in its cheek.

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

    Friday 25 July 2014, 16:29

    Alex Burnard Alex Burnard Content Producer

    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).

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

    Sunday 20 July 2014, 19:47

    Alex Burnard Alex Burnard Content Producer

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

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

    Saturday 12 July 2014, 13:08

    Alex Burnard Alex Burnard Content Producer

    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.

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

    Friday 11 July 2014, 12:16

    Alex Burnard Alex Burnard Content Producer

    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.

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  10. #JoyDivision6Music - help create a Joy Division inspired playlist

    Friday 20 June 2014, 14:17

    Kellie Redmond Kellie Redmond Radio producer

    With their debut album Unknown Pleasures celebrating its 25th birthday this month, we thought all of two seconds (maybe one) before deciding on a Joy Division themed playlist this week (22 June, 6-8pm).

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  11. #SouthAmerica6Music - help create a South America playlist

    Friday 6 June 2014, 14:15

    Alex Burnard Alex Burnard Content Producer

    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.

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  12. #Metallica6Music - help create a Metallica inspired playlist

    Friday 9 May 2014, 16:08

    Alex Burnard Alex Burnard Content Producer

    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.

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  13. #Libertines6Music - help create a Libertines inspired playlist

    Friday 2 May 2014, 15:21

    Alex Burnard Alex Burnard Content Producer

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

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

    Friday 25 April 2014, 13:13

    Alex Burnard Alex Burnard Content Producer

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

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  15. #Iggy6Music - help create an Iggy Pop playlist

    Wednesday 12 March 2014, 18:13

    Alex Burnard Alex Burnard Content Producer

    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.

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  16. #6musicfestival - help create a 6 Music Festival highlights playlist

    Thursday 27 February 2014, 16:58

    Alex Burnard Alex Burnard Content Producer

    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.

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

    Wednesday 19 February 2014, 19:34

    Alex Burnard Alex Burnard Content Producer

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

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  18. #TheSmiths6Music

    Wednesday 12 February 2014, 20:29

    Alex Burnard Alex Burnard Content Producer

    This Sunday Tom Robinson invites you to compile The Ultimate Smiths Playlist to mark the 30th anniversary of one of the most seminal records in indie music history: The Smiths’ self-titled debut album. 

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  19. #Seeger6Music - the Ultimate Pete Seeger Playlist

    Wednesday 29 January 2014, 14:00

    Alex Burnard Alex Burnard Content Producer

    Following the sad news this week that iconic folk musician and activist Pete Seeger passed away at the age of 94, #NowPlaying thought it only fitting to ask you to help create a playlist dedicated to the man and his legacy. And, boy, what a life, and what a legacy.

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  20. #6MusicFestival - help choose the Ultimate 6 Music Festival Playlist

    Thursday 23 January 2014, 16:27

    Alex Burnard Alex Burnard Content Producer

    Unless you've been hiding under a rock, you'll know that - for the FIRST TIME EVER - BBC Radio 6 Music is hosting its VERY OWN FESTIVAL. Yes, I'm SHOUTING as all of us at 6M Towers are VERY EXCITED INDEED. Now you’re hiding under a Rock n Roll…ahem.

     

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