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Those Darlins, Portishead and Plaid on The BCB Sessions!

Wednesday 18th Jan…

Come on in – this is what’s on this week’s instalment of The BCB Sessions:

Those Darlins – Screws get loose

Gossip – Heavey cross

Shearwater – Breaking the yearlings

Tinariwan – Imidiwan Afrika Tendam

Plaid – 35 summers

Handmadehands – Sunshine

Buriel & Four Tet – Moth

The Low Anthem – To the ghosts who write history books

Cloud Control – This is what I said

Portishead – The rip

The Waves Pictures (BCB Session archive) – Walk to the backstairs quiet

Gary Stewart – (BCB Session archive) – Maggie Oh


The Low Anthem album competition

After recent competitions to win albums by The Flaming Lips, Andrew Bird and The Twilight Sad, this week we are giving away this year’s album by The Low Anthem, Oh My God, Charlie Darwin.

The Low Anthem - Oh My God, Charlie Darwin

The Low Anthem - Oh My God, Charlie Darwin

All you have to do to be in with a chance of winning is email us with the answer to this simple question:

“Charlie” Darwin’s real first name was not Charlie.  What was Mr Darwin’s actual first name? And no, it’s not a trick question!

Email your answers to studio [at] bcbradio.co.uk by midnight on Sunday 29th November.  The winner will be drawn next Wednesday in my show, between 8 and 9pm.