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Playlist of the Week (2018/29)

This week's playlist has been compiled by Jamie Christie, also known as the music producer JJ Christie. Jamie is from Australia and has played as a bass player and lead vocalist in heavy rock bands, but the music he makes under his own name is synth based. There is often a spacey feel to a…Read more Playlist of the Week (2018/29)

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Playlist of the Week (2018/28)

This week's POTW is very special. It's Nothing But Epics, a collection of prog rock, compiled by Staalklang, from Norway. According to Staalklang, the rule for music to be included is that, "it has to be epic, meaning recurring themes, keychanges, beatchanges, progressive, odd, cinematic." It certainly does all that. Pink Floyd, Emerson, Lake & Palmer,…Read more Playlist of the Week (2018/28)

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Playlist of the Week (2018/27)

This week's POTW is DJ Twitter by Raj Patel. Raj took the brave decision to create an experiment on Twitter, where he invited anyone in the general public who saw his post to add tracks to his playlist. Like it says in the playlist's description, 'what could possibly go wrong?' The results are far better…Read more Playlist of the Week (2018/27)

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Playlist of the Week (2018/26)

This week's POTW is Keep Out of the Mainstream - the Best Independent Music, by Jon Magnusson, from Sweden. I'm sure I've already mentioned Jon before, because he's the person behind the 'Monster Thread' community of music artists (which is now over a thousand strong) and the playlist of the same name. Jon's an indie…Read more Playlist of the Week (2018/26)

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Playlist of the Week (2018/25)

This week's Playlist of the Week comes from David N Slater, aka Musical Artizan, another indie artist who is doing his bit to support other musicians.  Musical Artizan - Indie Songs does exactly what it says on the tin - it's a collection of songs by indie artists. David's tunes have a classical slant and can be…Read more Playlist of the Week (2018/25)

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Playlist of the Week (2018/23)

This week's POTW is Lis from Adra Sengué, who is from the beautiful Baden-Württemberg region of Germany, which I have happy memories of visiting on several occasions.  (There's also an almost-parallel playlist on Soundcloud). Adra is a music fan and also manager at Rogalist Records, an independent electronica record label. Rogalist, in its own words,…Read more Playlist of the Week (2018/23)