Playlists

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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The Smiths ‘Meat is Murder’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

A playlist dedicated to Marr’s and Morrissey’s musical inspirations from Bo Diddley to Patti Smith to Sparks to Chic.

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Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young ‘Déjà Vu’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

Lots of live & studio recordings from CS&N, Joni Mitchell, Buffalo Springfield, Grateful Dead, The Byrds, The Hollies, Jefferson Airplane & more…

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Depeche Mode ‘Violator’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

Featuring Depeche Mode’s first single, their influences such as Human League, The Normal and OMD and production work by their producer Flood and engineer Francois Kevorkian.

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Thelonious Monk ‘Brilliant Corners’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

‘Play All’ for Thelonious Monk’s musical inspirations, pieces prior to ‘Brilliant Corners’, his performance with Miles Davis and the music of his collaborators.

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The Clash ‘London Calling’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

The Jamaican flavours and rockabilly rhythms that inspired The Clash along with contemporaries like The Cramps and PiL.

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Pink Floyd ‘The Wall’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

Some of the artists that inspired Pink Floyd, their earlier work and solo efforts that relate to the recording of their biggest selling album.

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