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In session: Darling BOY, part 1

Darling BOY is a punk who claims to write songs from the gut which he delivers from the heart. Watch Darling BOY perform an exclusive version of Air Conditioned Gypsy, the title track of his current EP, for M...

Playlist: OMD’s Andy McCluskey selects

Andy McCluskey counts Kraftwerk, Brian Eno and Stockhausen among his musical mentors, which may not come as a surprise to many. He's also influenced by the music of Swedish electro artist Robyn and the moody minimalism of south London's The xx, to name a few. Listen to his choice picks here....

Friday playlist: SXSW 2013

To mark South by South West 2013 we've been running a week of features highlighting the UK artists who've made the 10,000 mile round trip to Texas. Now listen to 20 fresh cuts by the likes of Dauwd, Seams, Tropics, Dan Croll, The 1975 and Mary Epworth to find out who we've been banging on about!

Friday playlist: International Women’s Day

Welcome to the latest Friday Playlist. As it's International Women’s Day we thought we’d give today’s audio stream over to some of the leading ladies in music. But who to pick? There are so many great female songwriters to choose from…

Friday Playlist: Engine Earz Experiment

Prashant Mistry is the leader of musical collective Engine Earz Experiment, a group who’ve become a firm live favourite. Hear his exclusive music selection for M…

In Session: John Bramwell, I am Kloot, Part 3

I am Kloot’s John Bramwell performs M an exclusive version of b-side The Finest Things in our final acoustic session. Hear the band's frontman run through a song they have never played live…

Friday Playlist: The Heatwave

The Heatwave are a three man bashment crew who regularly cause chaos in the UK’s clubs and via the airwaves with their Rinse FM show. Hear an exclusive M playlist ahead of their forthcoming Bass Culture tour…

Friday playlist: Colours

Welcome to your latest M playlist. This week we've picked songs and acts that feature a colour in their name. So forget the drab greys of February outside and tune in to our top picks... You'll hear tracks by Kindness, Hype Williams, Arctic Monkeys, Shirley Bassey, Sugababes and more.

In session: John Bramwell, I Am Kloot, Part 1

John Bramwell is an extremely experienced old hand, and it shows. From his band's first album in 2001 he has teased out poetically lean lyrics, all tightly bound with deft guitar melodies and a trademark low key swagger...