Sound of the Nation

Dan’s Playlist – Monday, October 9

!!! - ‘Dancing Is The Best Revenge’ Sofi Tukker (feat: NERVO, The Knocks & Alisa Ueno) - 'Best Friend' Metric - ‘Gimme Sympathy’ Sub Motion – ‘Headlights’ Tame Impala – ‘Elephant’ Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds - ‘Holy Mountain’ Oasis –

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Dan’s Playlist – Monday, October 2

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers – ‘American Girl’ Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers – ‘Running Down A Dream’ Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers – ‘Refugee’ Wolf Alice – ‘Planet Hunter’ Lamb – ‘Illumina’ Jacknife Lee – ‘Cookies’ Le Galaxie

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Dan’s Playlist – Thursday, September 28

Ghostpoet – ‘Immigrant Boogie’ Santigold  - ‘You’ll Find A Way’ (Switch & Sinden Remix) Bonzai – ‘I Did’ U2 – ‘Pop  Muzik’ (PopMart Mix) The Fontaines – ‘Winter In The Sun’ L7 – ‘Pretend We’re Dead’ Sub Motion – ‘Soccer Mom’ The Avalanches

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Dan’s Playlist – Thursday, August 10

  Gossip – ‘Standing In The Way Of Control’ Beth Ditto – ‘Fire’ TooFools – ‘Touch’ Tkay Maidza – ‘Simulation’ DJ Shadow (feat: Run The Jewels) – ‘Nobody Speak’ The Go! Team – ‘The Power Is On’ RJD2 – ‘Since We Last Spoke’ Fangclub –

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Dan’s Playlist – Tuesday, July 25

  Sofi Tukker - 'Drinkee' Jain - 'Makeba' M.I.A. - 'Paper Planes' Otherkin – ‘Bad Advice’ Smashing Pumpkins – ‘Tonight Tonight’ Mangomad Vs Stanley Odd - 'The Numbness' (Dead Leg Drop Mix) Melanie De Biasio – ‘Gold Junkies’ Le Boom –

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There was an eight year gap between Roisin Murphy’s last two solo albums, but she returned in considerable style this year with ‘Hairless Toys’. The albums recently received a much deserved Mercury Music Prize nomination. Dan brings you highlights of

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On 2fm from Midnight #TheAlternative

Dan brings you the usual avalanche of new tunes on The Alternative from midnight. He'll have tracks from this week's Albums of the Week - Santigold's '99C', 'Arrow Pierce My Heart' by The Bonnevilles, and Steve Mason's excellent 'Meet The Humans'.

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Expect to hear a hefty batch of new Irish and international tunes from acts like OCHO, FKA Twigs, Bantum & Loah, Santigold, and Otherkin on The Alternative from midnight. Dan also has highlights of London dream pop duo Oh Wonder from the

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