Ahead of the arrival of the Levi’s® Music Project in Liverpool, James Zaremba runs through why such initiatives are vital to the future of the city’s musical output. Leaders of the project have previously included Skepta, Everything Everything and Birmingham rapper, Mist. To apply, check out the link below! Once in a while, often when […]

Want to join the team? We’re looking for a pair of interns to join our tight-knit crew here at Melodic Distraction Radio.  Lasting for 12 months, with the possibility of further employment after the placement ends, this paid internship will serve as a great avenue into the world of internet radio and broadcast media. The […]

The first time Yadava came through to the Melodic Distraction studio, he was running over an hour late. His calm-headed co-host, Bolts, assured us that the wait would be worth it. 90 minutes into the two hour show, Yad flung himself out of a car, into the studio and onto the decks. As assured, the wait was […]

‘Tis the Season💚 The wonderful heads behind Constellations have launched a Kickstarter!   After the news broke that they were shutting up shop at the end of 2019, we were pretty down. It’s the very spot where Melodic Distraction was born…in the form of a party run by two doughy eyed students and a bunch of their […]

It’s Saturday morning; up and at ‘em, champs! Nuttin’ quite like a hearty brew of Joe to get you going of a morning, right? As an ode to that sweet, sweet black gold, we’ve collected some of our favourite songs on the topic in one nifty little place to get you up and out of […]

Despite his young age, Two Tail is an incredibly accomplished producer. Having released on labels the likes of; Eton Messy, Shadow City Records, Dansu Discs and more, it’s surprising to find that the born and bred Mancunian is still a student. With multiple physical and digital releases behind him; Two Tail now dons his Ad […]

Taking us down a meandering river of sound, Familiar Circles bring the locked-down house grooves to our airwaves.  Traversing everything from dancefloor-ready drivers to floaty ambient cuts, the team will be bringing something different every month…and be sure to keep your ears to the ground for the occasional special guest… Familiar Circles are out to bring […]

Tune in to our monthly edition of Session Faction. After years of perfection, the boys have locked down their unique sound. Fusing reggae, hip-hop, jungle and dubstep, their nights allow DJs to push the boundaries of dance music and dig further and beyond…experimenting with the more experimental side of music… Joined by a whole hosts […]

Bolts stops by the studio once a month for his Songlines show, bringing an eclectic bag of sounds with a soulful undercurrent. Drawing from experience playing at various nights around the North West over the past decade, he’s developed a keen ear for captivating, enchanting music from a wide range of genres, with just as […]

2 hours of music from across the board. Tune in each month as founders of Melodic Distraction, James Zaremba and Josh Aitman, play the music that is making their collections each month. Whether it be funk, soul, hip hop or more ambient electronic music, there are no genre boundaries on this show… After 2 years […]

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