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Independent internet radio station taking their broadcast schedule 24hour. Adding new studio infrastructure, website and mobile app.
Independent internet radio station taking their broadcast schedule 24hour. Adding new studio infrastructure, website and mobile app.
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    MDR i0S App (Beta version)

    Be the first in the know. 100 users can get immediate, invite-only access to our forthcoming iOS app, making your listening experience a wee bit easier. We're still ironing out a few little wrinkles in this beta version, but that's why we'd love your feedback.

    Android landing soon.

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    Sticker and Badge Pack

    Fresh pins and stickers designed by local artist, Sketch Stance (Mersey Grit, Bold St Coffee).

    You'll get 4 stickers and 2 pin badges, plus our love and adoration forever.

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    Melodic Distraction Tote Bag

    Designed by local artist, Sketch Stance (Mersey Grit, Bold St Coffee) Screen Exposed by That Girl Prints (Gigs and Graphics, Paper Moon) and hand printed with love by the Melodic Distraction Team!

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    Melodic Distraction Tote Bag (Black)

    Due to popular demand, we're adding a black tote bag too!

    Featuring the same design as our black-on-white tote bag (but less prone to coffee stains) this tote is white ink on a black bag. The perfect size to slip in a few 12" records, or carry around a neato packed lunch or summat.

    Designed by local artist, Sketch Stance (Mersey Grit, Bold St Coffee) Screen Exposed by That Girl Prints (Gigs and Graphics, Paper Moon) and hand printed with love by the Melodic Distraction Team!

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    MDR x Sketch Stance A3 Poster

    Designed exclusively for MDR by local artist, Sketch Stance (Mersey Grit, Bold St Coffee)

    180GSM thick print, hand numbered. Limited run of 100

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    MDR x Chris Cooper A3 Poster

    Designed exclusively for MDR by local artist and print maker, Chris Cooper (Don't Look Now)

    180GSM thick print, hand numbered. Limited run of 100

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    Pledge £15 or more About $21

    Melodic Distraction Tee (Short Sleeve)

    100% cotton tee for sweet summer wearin'.

    Designed by local artist, Sketch Stance (Mersey Grit, Bold St Coffee)

    Available in 3 different colour ways; white/black, navy/gold, black/white

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    Pledge £20 or more About $27

    Melodic Distraction Tee (Long Sleeve)

    100% cotton tee for when the seasons are a little chillier.

    Designed by local artist, Sketch Stance (Mersey Grit, Bold St Coffee)

    Available in 3 different colour ways; white/black, navy/gold, black/white

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    Pledge £25 or more About $34

    Melodic Distraction Slipmats (Pair)

    Designed by local artist, Sketch Stance (Mersey Grit, Bold St Coffee)

    Premium Felt Turntable Slipmats, for spinning your fave fire tunes on.

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    MDR001: Compilation CD

    A whopper of a compilation! Bursting at the seams with exclusive, original music by Melodic Distraction friends and family! Music from Yadava (Church Records), 96 Back (CPU), Remy Jude, Choonz Inc., Lucas Welle (Abandon Silence), UpitUp Records, M62 Records, The Jam Scones Quartet, Harambe Maoni, Chris Barker (Haku), Ranga (Wide Open) and much more. The CD compilation comes on a coloured disk, housed in a gatefold sleeve, with an exclusive risograph print including liner notes.

    Available digital only on Bandcamp as well. All CD purchases will receive Bandcamp digital download codes.

    Limited run of 250

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    ASJC x MDR T shirt

    We've teamed up with Anti Social Jazz Club to make an exxxclusive tee just for this campaign! Numbers are limited on this one - you'll never be able to get 'em again!

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    Archive x MDR T shirt

    We've teamed up with Archive Liverpool to make an exxxclusive tee just for this campaign! Numbers are limited on this one - you'll never be able to get 'em again!

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    Board and a Bottle at Buyers Club

    Sit down, be wined and dined as Melodic Distraction residents spin the waxy stuff on the 1s and 2s at Liverpool's favourite late night haunt, Buyers Club. Get your mitts on a cheese or meat board from the Hardman Street oasis along with a bottle of their house vino. Suitable for 2 people, unless you fancy sinking a bottle solo...

    Redeemable on select weekends up until January 2019. 18+

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    Pledge £35 or more About $47

    Your Name on the Shutter!

    Our little window has become quite the icon these days! With people constantly peering in, our shutter artwork has become a fixture of the Baltic Triangle street-art scene.

    Chris Cooper will be revamping our studio shutter and creating a bespoke piece that will feature YOUR NAME (or your business', or your dog's name, or your dog's business' name). Get leered at in paint pen by all the Baltic party-goers.

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    Full Kit W*nker

    Get the full banana. 2x Posters, T-shirt, Tote, Stickers, Badges & MDR001 compilation CD, all in one tasty package.

    Drippin' head-2-toe in merch? No!? Well why not?

    Cop the Melodic bundle and save mega bucks. All artwork designed by local artist, Sketch Stance (Mersey Grit, Bold St Coffee)

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    Pledge £150 or more About $201

    Radio Workshop Course

    A two week radio workshop course that teaches supporters the skills required to host their very own radio show.

    Sessions will include; music collecting, storyboarding, radio production, DJing and presentation skills.

    The course will include a 1hour guest slot on a LIVE Melodic Distraction Radio show later in the year.

    An ideal present for anyone interested in DJing, presenting or radio production.

    Ages 14+. Limited to 5 places.

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    Melodic Distraction Curated Playlist

    Own a small business, music venue, coffee shop - tired of listening to Spotify Recommends all day?

    Let Melodic Distraction curate your in house playlist, specific to your location, mood and vibe.

    A one-off playlist of 50 hours of choons tailored to your musical tastes. 1x playlist revision available.

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    Become a MDR Patron

    
Begin a lifelong friendship with Melodic Distraction Radio! 
Your name will be added to a Commemorative Kickstarter Golden Record Plaque that’ll be proudly displayed in our studio at all times. Plus, as a teeny keepsake, we’ll commission an exclusive personalised ‘Golden 45’ for you to keep at home; a completely unique, hand-numbered coloured vinyl record from The Cut House in Preston. Your name will be proudly displayed on our website and you’ll receive free VIP entry to all of our events for LIFE, beginning with an exclusive party for patrons of the station.

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    PARTY

    Melodic Distraction will throw you a mahoosive bash for you and 100 of your nearest and dearest.

    We'll sort venue, sound system, food, DJs and decor - we just need a few hints on your shower anthems and favourite scran.

    *Dates available from October 2018 onwards.

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    Dinner with Tom Lye

    The highest pledge possible! That's right; sort us right out, and we'll sort you. You'll get all the benefits of becoming an MDR Patron (see above) plus this tasty scran. Taking our radio station nearly all the way to 24/7 will guarantee you a dinner with none other than our studio manager, Tom Lye. Comes complete with return flights to Peru, a reservation at two Micheline Star Central Restaurant in Lima, and a stay in a swanky hotel. We're not joking.

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    Pledge £25 or more About $34

    ASOK Test Pressing (Lobster Theremin)

    White label, test pressing biz!
    We've managed to get our grubby mitts on an ASOK test pressing, forthcoming on one of London's leading labels, Lobster Theremin.

    Unreleased four track EP, gifted to us by long term MD Radio family member Stu Robinson (ASOK)

    Comes with Melodic Distraction tote.

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