Playlists

Get in the mood for your favourite album through listening to it’s musical inspirations and it’s legacy on our monthly playlists.

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.

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!

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.

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!

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).

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.

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.

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.

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.