Another day, another excuse to declare unconditional love for the BBC. Today is the 2015 instalment of their annual Wear Your Old Band T-Shirt To Work Day – #TShirtDay to tweeters – and today at 4pm, the results of the radio station’s greatest band t-shirt vote will be revealed.
All day, fans have been contributing pictures of themselves rocking the best band merch they own – and they include everyone from Kate Moss to the guys at Radio 4. See below for a selection of posts showing how it’s played out so far, and check out their liveblog here.
Here we’ve got the legendary Lauren Laverne in a Sonic Youth-referencing Taylor Swift tee, plus one apiece for prime Aussie lyricist Courtney Barnett and noise duo No Age:
Kate Moss is repping Beastie Boys:
The Family Rain have gone for an odd mix: Serge Gainsbourg and Metallica:
If this guy looks familiar, it’s probably because you’ve seen him doing the weather. It’s Status Quo fan John Hammond!
They’ve even got whole groups of colleagues getting involved – here’s the staff of Cambridge’s brilliant venue Cambridge Junction:
How about Portsmouth’s Wedgewood Rooms? They’re doing it too, with heavyweight champions of the world, Reverend And The Makers:
And it’s not just music venues getting involved – these guys run a bakery:
Merch is pouring out of the woodwork, and it’s beautiful: