Live Session

8
Sep
2013

London Grammar – In For The Kill (La Roux Cover)

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Since the iTunes Festival is in town this month, Radio 1 are taking full advantage of the situation by getting all of the artists they possibly can in to the BBC studios for “Live Lounge” season, which means a new artist every day. Huw Stephens managed to rope in London Grammar before the release of…

3
Sep
2013

Ellie Goulding @ BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge 2013

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Off the top of my head I think this is the fourth appearance that Ellie Goulding has made in BBC Radio 1‘s “Live Lounge” since she broke into the public’s consciousness just over four years ago. Previously he has tackled the likes of The Temper Trap, The Knife, and Rihanna, but this time around she…

7
Aug
2013

London Grammar – Live @ Maida Vale

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About four months ago we last featured London Grammar‘s appearance at the BBC’s Maida Vale studios, where they performed “Metal & Dust“, “Hey Now“, and “Interlude“.  Unsurprisingly they have been invited back in double quick time, to support their latest release, the “Strong EP“. This time around, they of course performed their new single “Strong“,…

19
Jul
2013

Vampire Weekend – Blurred Lines (Robin Thicke Cover)

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Even though Robin Thicke only passed through the Live Lounge himself a couple of days ago, it looks as though his current #1 UK single “Blurred Lines” is still the go to song for people to cover these days. Which is yet another feather in the cap of an artist who looks like he will…

17
Jul
2013

The xx & Craig Armstrong – Together (Live @ Maida Vale)

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Well this is a bit fucking epic isn’t it? Earlier today The xx were invited into Maida Vale (once again) to record a session for Zane Lowe‘s Radio 1 show which was broadcast a few hours ago. The xx took centre-stage to perform three tracks: “Fiction“, “Tides“, and “Together” (which was the centrepiece of the…

17
Jul
2013

Foals – Lost & Not Found (Chase & Status Cover)

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Foals were invited into the Live Lounge today courtesy of Sara Cox, where they delivered a live performance of their brand new single “Bad Habit“. The five-piece from Oxford were also there to perform a cover version too, and surprisingly they chose Chase & Status‘ brand new single “Lost & Not Found“. I’m delighted to…