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Old 19-09-2016, 08:41
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Heard From Despair to Where and Roses in the Hospital on Absolute Radio 90s last week.
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Old 22-09-2016, 11:19
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My local radio station (TXFM - Dublin) is pretending it is 1991 at the moment!

I woke up to 'You Love Us' and was confused when the DJ declared it recently released!

They have been keeping it up all day, with ads, gig news, music, even the hourly news updates being from 1991.

They played Motown Junk recently too.

It is really odd and I admire their dedication (www.txfm.ie to check it out)
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Old 28-09-2016, 10:50
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Mausoleum just played on TXFM.

Seriously - what am I going to listen to when this station goes off the air next month?? Who else will play Mausoleum randomly at 11.45 on a Wednesday morning???
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Old 29-09-2016, 21:23
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Pffft... 6music would. In fact, i remember tom robinson played the intense humming of evil on his sunday night show.
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Old 03-10-2016, 09:15
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La Tristesse was just played on Aabsolute 90s!
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Old 14-10-2016, 17:17
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Mark Maconie played Australia on Radio 2 as part of a country themed playlist
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Old 14-10-2016, 19:31
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Mark Maconie played Australia on Radio 2 as part of a country themed playlist
Huh, I had to look at Nobody's post a couple of times as I thought But Manic Street Preachers aren't country music.
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Old 14-10-2016, 20:45
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Mark Maconie played Australia on Radio 2 as part of a country themed playlist
Aww, imagining Stuart Maconie and Mark Radcliffe's terrifying baby now!
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Old 15-10-2016, 09:42
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Huh, I had to look at Nobody's post a couple of times as I thought But Manic Street Preachers aren't country music.
I don't think it's about country music, I think it was about country names and such. I've got a playlist like this too, which I named "World Trip" and collected all the songs that either had country, city, street etc. names in their titles or were obviously singing about a place in the world.

Talking of Manics' songs, it can be Australia, The Sullen Welsh Heart, Elvis Impersonator (Blackpool Pier), The Next Jet to Leave Moscow and so on.
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Old 15-10-2016, 13:18
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Yeah I should of phrased it better. Country-themed songs. Kirsty MacColls New England was played which technically isn't a country...

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Aww, imagining Stuart Maconie and Mark Radcliffe's terrifying baby now!
I was wrong, it wasn't either of the three of them, it was Mark Goodier.
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Old 22-10-2016, 17:01
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Ken Bruce played Autumnsong yesterday. Jeremy Vine thought it was a song by Cast.
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Old 22-10-2016, 20:21
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Ken Bruce played Autumnsong yesterday. Jeremy Vine thought it was a song by Cast.
Oh well, I'm sure a finetime was had by all.
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Old 22-10-2016, 21:02
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I just listened to Graham Norton's radio programme on iPlayer. It was originally on the radio on the 24th of September. And one of the songs they played was So Why So Sad.
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Old 23-10-2016, 22:10
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There By The Grace Of God was on in the background in the Vic on Friday's EastEnders.
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Old 05-11-2016, 10:10
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I'm listening to Frank Skinner's radio programme and they just played If You Tolerate This Your Children Will Be Next. Also, Frank Skinner said that when he had a chat show, he once played If You Tolerate This Your Children Will Be Next as Aled Jones's walk-on music.
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