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Albums ahoy

Two exciting new album releases have landed at BCB Towers.

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be playing most – if not all – of the tracks on the new releases by The Delvaux (from Shipley) and Leeds-based Vessels.

Both new albums featured on the latest edition of Bradford Beat – here’s the full list of what we played:

Benjamin Booker – Wicked Waters
Vessels – Echo In
Wolf Alice – Giant Peach
Portico featuring Joe Newman – 101
Decemberists – Cavalry Captain
The Delvaux – Viesalgia
Parma Violets – Danger in the Club
Warpaint – No Way Out
Chutzpah – Eyes
Seasick Steve – Summertime Boy
Zed – White Knuckle Ride
Cold War Kids – Hot Coals
Vessels – Elliptic

You can listen again here

Christmas Countdown 2013 part 1

Our rundown of the top 20 tracks of the year is underway.
The next part of the Christmas Countdown will be part of Bradford Beat on Thursday 12 December from 8pm – 9pm.
The first part of the chart went out last week’s show, which also featured an interview with Tom from the Electric Soft Parade.
Here’s the full list of tracks played:

Drenge – Nothing
Junk Dealers – Hometown Blues
20 Beaty Heart – Lekka Freakout
19 Eagulls – Nerve Endings
18 Chutzpah – Eyes
17 Damn Vandals – Kings of Never Never
16 Vessels – Elliptic
Polyphonic Spree – Popular By Design
Electric Soft Parade – The Sun Never Sets Round Here
Sentimentalists – Toilet Attendant
John Parkes – One Who Got Away
Electric Soft Parade – Life In The Backseat

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Get ready to be merry

Don’t forget the Christmas Countdown begins on Thursday!
We’ll be playing our annual chart of our favourite 20 tracks of the year throughout December.
Last week’s Bradford Beat featured an interview with Itch plus these tracks:

Polyphonic Spree – You’re Golden
Vessels – Myopic Biopic
I Was A Cub Scout – The Hunter’s Daughter
John Parkes – Cold
Itch – Best Shot
Junk Dealers – Government Leaders
Electric Soft Parade – The Sun Never Sets Around Here
The Seven Inches – To Boldly Go
Peace – Wraith
Rodina – There You’ll Be

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Get ready to scratch that Itch

Rising star Itch is a guest on next week’s Bradford Beat.
The show on Thursday 28 November (8pm – 9pm) will feature an exclusive interview with the hip-hop artist who was previously in the punk fusion band The King Blues,

Here’s the full list of tracks played on last night’s show (21 Nov):

Beaty Heart – Lekka Freakout
John Parkes – My Hit Song
The National – Graceless
Vessels – Elliptic
Beach Boys- Good Vibrations
Junk Dealers – Bad Vibrations
Billy Bragg – January Song
The Seven Inches – Our Gang of Friends
The 1975 – Girls
Chutzpah – Eyes
Status Quo – Down Down
Fossil Collective – How Was I To Know?
Marika Hackman – Cinnamon
Itch – Best Shot

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New, new, new

There was a deluge of brand new tracks on this week’s Bradford Beat, including local heroes Rodina, Vessels, John Parkes and Eagulls.

Here’s the full list of tracks and you can listen again by clicking here:

Beaty Heart – Lekka Freakout
John Parkes – What To Do (One True Love)
Heaven’s Basement – I Am Electric
To Kill A King – Rays
Suzi Quatro – Devil Drive Gate
Rodina – There You’ll Be
Steve Mason – Fire
Vessels – Elliptic
Larry and His Flask – The Battle For Clear Sight
The Seven Inches – Cash Back
In The Valley Below – Stand Up
Eagulls – Nerve Endings
Marika Hackman – Cinnamon
New Order – Blue Monday

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