BBC Radio 6 Music

BBC Radio 6 Music


Celebrating the alternative spirit of music & culture. Download the @BBCSounds app to listen worldwide ? https://t.co/o1dolOO68a

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💓 “My daughter (who is 3) is currently absolutely transfixed to the radio, she says the piano sounds like angels dancing, which is gorgeous to hear.” 💓 We love this reaction to Jon Hopkins’ set sent to us by Sarah Harper on Facebook.

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Hear some of our favourite musicians discussing the records that changed their life on The First Time with @matteveritt  . ⬇️ Download shows @BBCSounds 

Would you class yourself as a music nerd or music geek or...? Here's an article from 2012

We’ve had our weekly playlist meeting and here’s how 6 Music will sound from next week (new additions in bold), alongside new favourites and recent classics. ▶️ Any personal favourites from all of these?

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Which act do you wish you could have seen when they were playing tiny gigs? Here's @DaveRowntree  on @blurofficial 's early shows in Camden.

Which duet do you dream of seeing live? Here's that moment when @nickcave  joined @kylie  on stage at @glastofest .

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David, this internet thing will never catch on... ?‍♀️ #davidbowie  @timberners_lee 

Amy Winehouse was born on September 14th 1983 - so she would have been 36 today. If ever a video needed a ‘mascara warning’ it’s this. #AmyWinehouse 

Andrew Weatherall, one of the UK's most respected DJs and record producers, has died aged 56 He worked with the likes of New Order and Happy Mondays. His production and remix work on Primal Scream's Screamadelica turned it into a defining album of the era

Here’s Dave’s victory speech if you missed it. #HyundaiMercuryPrize 

MES RIP: A true one-off has left the building. Farewell Mark E. Smith.

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Which riffs do you wish you had written? ? had some brilliant suggestions when she took over our Instagram today. #HearHer 

“I was born In a cloud” ? Happy Birthday to Kate Bush, who was born on this day in 1958. Also born on this day in 1818 was Emily Brontë, author of Wuthering Heights. Here’s on the magic of for . #happybirthdaykatebush 

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