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Office Ambience 418

November 2018

Stream a selection of tracks played at Wire HQ during the making of our December 2018 issue


Wire Mix: Gosheven

October 2018

Ahead of his performance at Schiev festival in Brussels, Hungarian musician Gosheven shares a new slow-paced mix

On Air

Adventures In Sound And Music: Skiffle Special

October 2018

Special listener’s choice episode on the skiffle scene hosted by Derek Walmsley, chosen by listener (and Derek’s brother) Graham Walmsley, in return for his auction winning contribution to Resonance FM’s 2017 fundraiser. Featuring a contribution from Billy Bragg, author of Roots, Radicals And Rockers: How Skiffle Changed The World (Faber & Faber, 2017). This edition was first broadcast on 18 October 2018.


Office Ambience 417

October 2018

Listen to a selection of tracks we played at Wire HQ during the making of our November issue