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In Session on the BBC

You can now stream our entire BBC Introducing in the North East live session here: What We Call Progress in Session Pics here: What We Call Progress Gallery


GIG NEWS : We're playing at the Star and Shadow Cinema on Sunday 5th Oct as part of Oxjam Newcastle 2014 . All proceeds go to Oxfam: We're on at 9.30pm. Gig starts at 8pm. Come along and see all the bands: Euan Lynn , Vanity Ward and Rave Tape . It'll be great to see you there. Tickets available here for £5.50 or £6 on the door. ALSO BONUS RADIO NEWS : We recorded our first session for BBC Introducing in the North East last night. It'll be broadcast Saturday night (4th Oct) 8-10pm on BBC Radio Newcastle (95.4 FM and available online and on DAB radio).


Please go and watch the video for our recently released track, Floating , directed, edited, produced by the super-talented  Mark Salmon . Go on, just click play and watch: Reminder: our [redacted] EP, including Floating, is available from Bandcamp for download for the bargain price of "pay whatever you like".

NE Volume Reviews [redacted]

North East Music mag NE Volume recently reviewed our debut EP, [redacted]. Here's a snippet: "Everything kicks off with the first of four-tracks, titled ‘Guernica’. This track, in particular, has been well-received locally, even finding its way onto the playlist of BBC Radio Newcastle. With unassuming melodies and composition superior to much of the usual chart hits, it would be easy to imagine this track making an impact on the national airwaves." Read the whole thing here:

Guernica on BBC Newcastle

Guernica, the first track on our [redacted] EP was broadcast on BBC Newcastle last night! Listen here . You can stream/download [redacted] from Bandcamp here .

New Artwork

Here's a peek at some promo artwork made by the super-talented Mark Salmon.

Interview in The Chronicle

Earlier this month we were interviewed by Sarah Jeffrey from The Chronicle (Newcastle). The results were published on Friday 25th July in their What's On supplement - here's a picture to prove it:

[redacted] Now On iTunes and Spotify

You can now listen to/buy our EP via iTunes and Spotify. Here's the iTunes link: Mind you, if you'd rather not give most of your money to a huge global corporation, go to bandcamp and name your price! Cheers, John


We'll be appearing on NE1FM's local music show Hit The North (East) in actual person tonight, using our mouths to say things and that. Tune in from 8pm on 102.5FM (Newcastle and Gateshead) or listen online.

NEWS: [redacted] EP out now!

Our new EP, [redacted], is out today! Pay what you want download via Bandcamp . Track listing: 1. Guernica (4.33) 2. Dystopia Now (4.17) 3. Floating (4.29) 4. [redacted] (2.33)

EP out tomorrow 14th July 2014

Pay what you want download on Bandcamp. Also available on iTunes. Links to follow when it's released.

Video Shoot and Review

Not a bad day for WWCP - today we shot our first ever band video and got our hands on our first ever review: we're a "perfect balance of mechanical electronic sounds, flickering beats, electric guitars and accessible vocals", according to NARC. Magazine. *blushes* most kind! Here's the proof: And here's a few photos from the video shoot with Mark Salmon (check out his work at


We'll have more news up to and beyond the EP release, so to keep up to date with us the best place to start is signing up for email updates on the right of this page. Twitter, Facebook and YouTube are on the links at the top. We'll have news of radio appearances, interviews, videos and gigs. Oh, and if you want to talk bookings, ask us a question or tell me how great my hair is, email: whatwecallprogress [at] Cheers, John

Floating First Play TONIGHT

The lovely people over at Hit The North (East)   on NE1FM will be giving our track Floating its first public outing tonight. Tune in to 102.5 FM (or listen online if you're not in Newcastle/Gateshead) from 8pm.


News. We're releasing our debut EP on 14th July. It's called [redacted]. We'll be updating with previews and more info as the release date draws near, but for now you can listen to a song called  We Are A Concept  or follow us on  Twitter / Facebook . Also, you're all beautiful people. John x