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πŸ“£πŸ“£ RECORDS OF THE WEEK πŸ“£πŸ“£ Listen out for all these new tracks getting a spin this week on @virginradiouk:
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@lcdsoundsystem 'Tonite'
@psb_hq 'Turn No More'
@wolfaliceband 'Beautifully Unconventional'
@weezer 'Feels Like Summer'
@lucyroseparton 'Second Chance'
@kasabianofficial 'Ill Rey (The King)'

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Always a pleasure catching up with the @dfa1979 guys. Listen back to their interview with @georgierogers chatting all about the *NEW ALBUM* from tonight's #MusicDiscovery #deathfromabove #dfa1979

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This week in @georgierogers #MusicDiscovery she has @cos1ma in session performing three tracks including her cover of Fleetwood Mac's Dreams. #cosima #livemusic #session

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FIRE IN THE DISCO.. πŸ”₯

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Ooooo yes, filling your ears with pretty ditties all afternoon, the one and only @eddytemplemorris is riding the waves till 7pm πŸ”₯🎧🀘

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He's written World War Z and The Zombie Survival Guide 🧟
#MaxBrooks came in to talk his brand new novel, #Minecraft: The Island!

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πŸ“£πŸ“£ RECORDS OF THE WEEK πŸ“£πŸ“£ Check out the new releases all getting a spin this week on @virginradiouk 🎢
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@liamgallagher 'For What It's Worth'
@ragnbonemanuk 'As You Are'
@londongrammar 'Non Believer'
@entershikari 'Live Outside'
@stereophonicsofficial 'All In One Night'
@shaunryderx /#BlackGrape 'I Wanna Be Like You'

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Weekly vinyl tip from @georgierogers 😎 This week's #actualrecordoftheweek from her own tash comes from @phantogram their album Three which they came in to chat about on the show when it came out. Played the new single You're Mine on #MusicDiscovery #phantogram #music #vinyl #record

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Tonight in @georgierogers #MusicDiscovery she has the amazing @zola_blood in session performing tracks from their debut album Infinite Games. On air until 11pm Sunday #MusicDiscovery #newmusic #zolablood #electronicmusic #music #livemusic #session

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β€ͺWhere there's blame, there's a claim πŸ’¦β€¬ The king of the canteen's back for #FabiosFabulousPhrases @thekatelawler ‬

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The legendary #JonCulshaw popped by to chat with @christianw and presented us with some INCREDIBLE impressions including Andy Murray and Donald Trump πŸ˜‚

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We've a rather special something for you... #SummerFreshFest has been popping right off! Check our Instagram story for all the backstage action and tune in from 6am for the full Fresh Fest lowdown from @sheafsband @tom.grennan and WINNERS @jordanallenuk
Join @edibow from 6am 🎧 virginradio.co.uk/live

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πŸ“£ RECORDS OF THE WEEKπŸ“£

Check out the following NEW tracks getting played all this week:
@sirsly 'High'
@ijoefox 'What's The Word'
@haimtheband 'Little Of Your Love'
@jakebugg 'How Soon The Dawn'
@coastsband 'Take Me Back Home'
@garynuman 'My Name Is Ruin'

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This is the glamorous setup @MattRichardson3 is broadcasting from @edfringe in! Who knew that airing cupboard + microphone = studio?!

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ALSO on the show this week πŸ€“ rising star out of Australia @amysharkmusic in conversation with @georgierogers in #MusicDiscovery #amyshark #newmusic #australianmusic #music

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This week's #actualrecordoftheweek from @georgierogers own vinyl stash in #musicdiscovery is Bones of Ribbon from the @LondonGrammar record Truth Is A Beautiful Thing which she has been loving during night drives back from festivals. It's a beauty. #music #londongrammar #vinyl #record #newmusic #album

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Big thanks to @msjuanitastein for coming in to play two live tracks from her new solo album America on Music Discovery with @georgierogers this week πŸ’ƒπŸ½πŸ’• #juanitastein #howlingbells #musicdiscovery #newmusic #session #livemusic

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FABIO'S FABULOUS ROAST! After much debate, @thekatelawler convinced the canteen's Head Chef Fabio to create a roast dinner for the whole building (against his boss's wishes) πŸ–πŸ½ #WeLoveFabio #RoastDinnerGate

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Well this pretty much sums up the interview with #DominicCooper this morning! Catch #Preacher on #AmazonPrimeVideo.

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One of @georgierogers favourite albums of the year and this week one of her best gigs of the year @feistmusic Pleasure as #actualrecordoftheweek from G's own stash on Sunday's #MusicDiscovery - played I'm Not Running Away πŸ’• #vinyl #music #record #feist #pleasure #newmusic

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I thought it was meant to play Bohemian Rhapsody? πŸ€·πŸ»β€β™‚οΈ @jonners

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πŸ“£πŸ“£ RECORDS OF THE WEEK πŸ“£πŸ“£ Check out the following songs getting played all of next week:
@arcadefire 'Everything Now' (Tracks from the album picked by @edibow)

@nineinchnails 'Less Than' (picked by @eddytemplemorris)

@thecharlatans 'Different Days' (picked by @thekatelawler)

@theactualdarkness 'All The Pretty Girls' (picked by Jon Holmes)

@thesherlocks 'Live For The Moment' (picked by @timcocker)

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πŸ˜‚ @ariellefree accidentally came to work bearing a striking resemblance to this guy! #minions #despicableme

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We're still reeling from all the good times @latitudefest from last weekend... highlights include @ariellefree chatting to @saintmotel about their crazy festival antics...wanna hear them? Listen back to @jonners on Saturday at virginradio.co.uk πŸ™ŒπŸ˜Ž
#latitude #backstage #festival #livemusic

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Festival blues? Fear not! We've plenty of chats and session tracks from guests such as the wonderful @marikahackman... Served up fresh from our weekend @latitudefest for Virgin Radio's Summer of Live Music with @europcar_uk #europcaruk
#livemusic #festival #latitude #backstage

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Action shot of @georgierogers broadcasting her Sunday night #musicdiscovery show from the Virgin Radio tipi at @latitudefest this year. She had sessions from @jescahoopster and @girlrayband plus chats with @mountkimbie and @mysteryjets #latitude #livemusic

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It's @georgierogers with a great new band @girlrayband who just recorded something special for #MusicDiscovery tonight. Tune in to hear Georgie live from Latitude from 7-11pm tonight.

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Oh hey there @thedeclanmckenna, fancy seeing you here! Listen back to @ariellefree's chat and session tracks with him @latitude for our Summer Of Live Music with @europcar_uk during @jonners Saturday show πŸ™Œ
#livemusic #festival #backstage #exclusive

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These lads come out to play at @latitudefest every year. The pink sheep. Legends. #europcaruk @europcar_uk #latitude

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AT THE READY: Virgin Radio's Summer of Live Music with @europcar_uk is popping off!
First stop @latitudefest
We've got tonnes of (in-tents) backstage antics so make sure not to miss!

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