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Cocteau Twins “Blue Bell Knoll” presented by Will Lynn

DJ Will Automagic presents one of his favourite albums and one that ushered in the dawn of ‘shoe-gazing’.

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Roxy Music’s ‘Avalon’ presented by Colleen ‘Cosmo’ Murphy

The art-rock darlings graceful bow out of their era of record-making.

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Stevie Wonder “Innervisions” presented by Carson Hall

Our friend Carson presents an LP from Stevie’s classic period at our 40th anniversary session in New York City, just like we pictured it.

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Graham Jones: How Vinyl Saved the Record Shop

The ‘Last Shop Standing’ and ‘Strange Requests and Comic Tales from Record Shops’ author has an exclusive blog for CAS.

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Captain Beefheart “Safe As Milk” presented by Paul Briggs

Domino Records’ Paul Briggs talks us through his love of the pysch-rock classic “Safe As Milk” by Captain Beefheart who subsequently influenced countless musicians.

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New Order “Technique” presented by Simon Stuart Eltringham

DJ Simon Stuart gives the lowdown on what happened when New Order recorded in Ibiza. What could go wrong?

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Pink Floyd “Wish You Were Here” presented by Colleen ‘Cosmo’ Murphy

Classic Album Sundays founder Colleen ‘Cosmo’ Murphy tells us how separation and distrust of the music industry formed the basis for Pink Floyd’s “Wish You Were Here”.

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LOVE “Forever Changes” presented by Ron Like Hell

The story behind one of the greatest albums that inspired The Stone Roses, Monochrome Set, Echo & The Bunnymen, Teenage Fanclub and many others.

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Donald Byrd “Places and Spaces” presented by Ashley Beedle

Producer/DJ Ashley Beedle from Black Science Orchestra, Ballistic Brothers & X Press 2 presents one of his favourite albums from the late jazz-funk pioneer.

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Why iPods Suck by Jeremy Gilbert, Professor of Cultural and Political Theory, University of East London

University of East London Professor of Cultural and Political Theory Jeremy Gilbert discusses why vinyl is the purist way to listen to music.

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