Album of the Month

Album of the Month: The Beach Boys 'Pet Sounds'

Album of the Month: The Beach Boys ‘Pet Sounds’

Classic Album Sundays

The Beach Boys early career trajectory matched that of pop music and this album pitched pop music and album format into the future.

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Album of the Month: The Beach Boys ‘Pet Sounds’

The Beach Boys early career trajectory matched that of pop music and this album pitched pop music and album format into the future.

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Album of the Month: The Doors L.A. Woman

Amidst a sordid backdrop, including Morrison’s conviction for indecent exposure in Miami, The Doors make a strong comeback and return to their roots with their last studio album recorded with their singer.

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Album of the Month: Talk Talk ‘Spirit of Eden’

The former synth-pop group create one of the first post-rock albums. Commercially unsuccessful, the record became a cult classic and a blueprint for the Radiohead sound.

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Album of the Month: J Dilla ‘Donuts’

Ahead of one of our most anticipated sessions, we looked in the to making of J Dilla’s legendary ‘Donuts’.

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Album of the Month: Carole King ‘Tapestry’

The album that saw the veteran songwriter distill the essence of an era.

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Album of the Month: Prince ‘Sign O The Times’

After departing from The Revolution, recording and dropping the Camille album, creating a triple LP masterpiece for Warner to refuse, Prince finally released ‘Sign o The Times’, this month, we feature it in full.

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Album of the Month: Patti Smith ‘Horses’

Classic Album Sundays celebrates the 40th anniversary of the album (and poet-musician) that fused music, poetry, art and theatre in mid-Seventies downtown Manhattan.

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Album of the Month: Radiohead ‘Kid A’

The recording of Radiohead’s fourth album nearly broke up the band but ultimately ended up saving it and possibly even the notion of rock, itself.

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Album of the Month: Beastie Boys ‘Paul’s Boutique’

The New York City trio relocate to Los Angeles to record their sophomore effort that ultimately won over the critics, Miles Davis and Chuck D.

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Album of the Month: Aphex Twin ‘Selected Ambient Works 85-92’

Listening to Richard D James’ debut album reminds us how far ahead of his time he was (and still is!).

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