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The Streets do stellar live session on XFM London

Mike Skinner, who performs under the name The Streets, recently stopped by XFM London’s Leicester Square studios to perform a live session and to chat with DJ Steve Harris.
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The Streets’ Mike Skinner recently did a great live session for XFM London and was interviewed by DJ Steve Harris.

The Streets’ Mike Skinner recently did a great live session for XFM London and was interviewed by DJ Steve Harris.

By John Curley 

Mike Skinner, who performs under the name The Streets, recently stopped by XFM London’s Leicester Square studios to perform a live session and to chat with DJ Steve Harris. Skinner’s last album under The Streets’ moniker, which is titled Computers and Blues, was released on February 7th in the UK. (It is available as an import in the United States.) 

Skinner did four songs in the session—“OMG,” “Blinded By The Lights,” “Dry Your Eyes,” and “Going Through Hell.” The session can be heard by going to http://www.xfm.co.uk/onair/sessions/xfm-session-the-streets and then clicking the individual audio links. 

In his interview with Steve Harris, Skinner discussed the past and the new album as well as the upcoming final shows by The Streets. To listen to the interview, go to http://www.xfm.co.uk/news/2011/mike-skinner-i-love-johnny-cash and then click the individual audio links. 

To watch the video for “Going Through Hell,” which is the first single from Computers and Blues, click below: 

For more on The Streets, see:
http://the-streets.co.uk/
http://www.myspace.com/thestreets

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