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A special DJ mix from Chris Hawkins

We’re championing the use of music in fighting isolation & helping to uplift us all – the connection that music brings is more important than ever!

Today Chris Hawkins (BBC 6Music presenter and Chair of our Manchester Committee) is hosting a special DJ mix to bring our communities together & share the joy of music!

Listen to the playlist on Soundcloud now!


The Specials, Too Much Too Young

Blur, Parklife

Kaiser Chiefs, Ruby

Maccabees, Pelican

Cornershop, Brimful of Asha

Chemical Brothers, Galvanise

Dizzee Rascal, Bonkers

Herbaliser, Can’t Help This Feeling

DJ Kool, Let Me Clear My Throat

Toni Basil, Hey Mickey

The Muffs, Kids In America

Nena, 99 Red Balloons

Dire Straights, Money for Nothing

Phil Oakey and Giorgio Moroder, Together in Electric

Duran Duran, The Reflex

Flaming Lips, Do You Realise