heard on the wire

Maybe Definitely

OK Maybe OK is the first in a series of new singles from Mega Emotion, ahead of their debut album, tentatively titled Move, Motherfucker.

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Tuż Tuż Tuż

Heard on the Wire has featured songs from many a far field, but this is the first from Poland.

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What your stereo says about you

It’s close on four years since When Nalda Became Punk claimed this blog’s esteemed LP of The Year accolade, so what could be more welcome than the news that the Spanish indiepopsters are on the comeback trail with a new mini-LP.

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London 0 Hull 1


Kingston upon Hull…

…city of culture, home to John Prescott, the Red Guitars, the Housemartins and…

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