Playlists

The Doors ‘L.A. Woman’ Musical Lead Up Playlist

The Doors inspirations including Howlin Wolf and John Lee Hooker, their contemporaries such as The Paul Butterfield Blues Band and some of their live performances.

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Talk Talk ‘Spirit of Eden’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

Featuring early Talk Talk tunes that forecast their ope, along with Hollis’ musical inspirations Miles Davis, Can, Debussy, Bartók, Ravel and Sibelius.

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J Dilla ‘Donuts’ Musical Lead Up Playlist

J Dilla ‘Donut’s is ten years old and to celebrate we’ve created a playlist featuring some of the music he sampled, plus some that sampled Dilla himself, enjoy!

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Carole King ‘Tapestry’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

‘Play All’ for our playlist that includes soulful covers and King’s own live versions of some of the tunes from this iconic album.

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Prince ‘Sign O The Times’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

A musical lead-up playlist of the Prince’s early inspirations and later contemporaries including Sly and The Family Stone, James Brown, Jimi Hendrix, Boz Skaggs and more!

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Patti Smith ‘Horses’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

Some of the Patti Smith Group’s inspirations (Hendrix, VU & MC5) and contemporaries (Television, The Ramones and Blue Oyster Cult).

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Radiohead ‘Kid A’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

A meditative playlist featuring Radiohead’s influences including Aphex Twin, Bjork, Alice Coltrane, Arvo Pärt, Neu and more.

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Beastie Boys ‘Paul’s Boutique’ Musical Lead-Up

From Idris to Malcolm, the Beatles to the Eagles, our playlist reveals some of the tunes sampled on the Beasties’ landmark LP.

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Aphex Twin ‘Selected Ambient Works 85-92’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

Gear yourself up to get in the mood for Richard D James first classic album with music by Stockhausen, Glass, Eno, Reich and May.

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Fleetwood Mac ‘Rumours’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

Music from an early band line-up with founder Peter Green, band members’ solo work, contemporaries and influences to get you in the mood.

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