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Fela Ransome Kuti & His Koola Lobitos performed by Camilla George

Check out the full live recording of our evening at The Jazz Cafe with Camilla George and her band performing Fela Ransome Kuti & His Koola Lobitos.

This Woman’s Work: Patti Smith’s ‘Horses’

Check out our new series of podcasts with Studio 360 beginning with the album that helped forge punk’s DIY attitude with its fusion of free-form rock and poetry.

DJ Yoda on De La Soul ‘3 Feet High and Rising’...

Colleen ‘Cosmo’ Murphy and DJ Yoda dig deep into the most inventive, assured, and playful debut in hip-hop history De La Soul’s 3 Feet High and Rising.

The Story of Nas ‘Illmatic’

"I knew I was coming to change things, for sure" - Nas

The Story Of The Flaming Lips ‘Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots’

“When you see that album cover, you know that the music could sound no other way.” Wayne Coyne

The Story Of Miles Davis ‘In A Silent Way’

"The thing I have to do now is make things connect, make them mean something in what I play around it.” - Miles Davis

CLASSIC ALBUM SUNDAYS on WORLDWIDE FM

Nas ‘Illmatic’

The 1994 hip-hop landmark is a sterling example of how great rap can be.

Flaming Lips ‘Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots’

We feature The Flaming Lips tenth studio album 'Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots' for our March Classic Album Sundays Worldwide Podcast

Miles Davis ‘In A Silent Way’

Miles Davis’ brilliant, divisive and game-changing masterpiece is in the spotlight on this months Classic Album Sundays Worldwide Podcast.

Fela Ransome Kuti & His Koola Lobitos performed by Camilla George...

Check out the full video of our evening at The Jazz Cafe with Camilla George and her band performing Fela Ransome Kuti & His Koola Lobitos.

An Evening with Joey Negro at Classic Album Sundays

Joey Negro joins Colleen 'Cosmo' Murphy at Miranda at Ace Hotel London Shoreditch to discuss the albums that have soundtracked his life.

DJ Yoda on De La Soul ‘3 Feet High and Rising’...

Colleen 'Cosmo' Murphy and DJ Yoda dig deep into the most inventive, assured, and playful debut in hip-hop history De La Soul's 3 Feet High and Rising.

Neil Young ‘After The Gold Rush’ Legacy Playlist

Hailed as the Godfather Of Grunge, Neil Young's 'After The Gold Rush' influenced artists as huge as Nirvana, Pearl Jam and many more.

Neil Young ‘After The Gold Rush’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

Neil Young's dark yet hopeful tone matched the tenor of the times in 1970, check out our playlist of music that inspired the album including The Byrds, Joni Mitchell and many more.

Nas ‘Illmatic’ Legacy Playlist

As arguably the greatest rap album of all time, there's no shortage of MCs who have expressed their love for the masterpiece.

Classic Album Sundays

Classic Album Sundays is the world's most popular record club. CAS allows the listener to fully immerse themselves in the music by presenting the musical context, the story behind the album and an uninterrupted replay of the album on vinyl on an audiophile hi-fi sound system (with phones switched off and no conversation). People learn about the history of the album and then hear things they have never heard before. The events are mainly attended by non-audiophiles who are sometimes moved to tears when they hear the details of their favorite recordings. Here is some feedback received from an attendee at one of the CAS sessions at Vintage Festival at Royal Festival Hall: "Hearing that fabulous cello line in 'Eleanor Rigby' - I could've wept with the sheer beauty of it :-)" - Annette Corbett As it has touched upon a cultural nerve with its mission of challenging the way we listen to music in the 21st Century, CAS has received amazing coverage from BBC Breakfast TV to Elle Magazine to NME to The New York Times to The Wall Street Journal and much, much more (check out the press here: https://classicalbumsundays.com/category/press/) CAS currently holds regular classic album listening sessions in London, New York City, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Tokyo and Oslo with Portugal, Boston, Austin, Portland and Manchester to launch by the end of the year and more cities to follow. CAS also holds listening sessions at Britain’s award-winning festivals like Camp Bestival, Bestival and Vintage, art galleries like The Idea Generation and hosts one-off bespoke events in conjunction with record companies and venues. This spring CAS will launch Classic Album Sundays Jazz & Classical with sessions in London and Edinburgh. This year, Classic Album Sundays is amplifying its digital content such as magazine blogs/columns/features, radio shows and YouTube playlists and presentations and will continue to proliferate worthy classic album and hi-fi info, videos and pictures via the Classic Album Sundays social media channels such as Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and YouTube. Now people throughout the world can experience a part of Classic Album Sundays until events start in their city. More info at https://classicalbumsundays.com. Classic Album Sundays was founded by and is hosted by Colleen "Cosmo" Murphy - Radio Host (hosted radio shows since '82 and produced widely syndicated radio shows in the USA), international audiophile DJ (protege of David Mancuso and Francois Kevorkian and Director of London's Lucky Cloud Sound System), Music Producer/Remixer (remixes for The Rapture on DFA and producing Wild Rumpus with guitarist Gary Lucas from Captain Beefheart and Jeff Buckley fame), independent label owner (Bitches Brew), Music Journalist and in her younger years worked for several record shops where she amassed far too many records.
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Classic Album Sundays16/05/2019 @ 20:00
Nitin Sawhney joins Colleen 'Cosmo' Murphy, as part Royal Albert Hall's 'Love Classical' series to try and answer the question ‘what is classical music?’
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Classic Album Sundays16/05/2019 @ 14:50
We will be streaming Tuesday nights event with Nitin Sawhney from Royal Albert Hall on our Facebook page at 8pm tonight!!
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Classic Album Sundays15/05/2019 @ 18:13
Many thanks to Joey Negro and everyone who joined us at Miranda at Ace Hotel London Shoreditch on April 30th 2019. Check out some of our photo highlights below.
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Classic Album Sundays14/05/2019 @ 15:18
We had such a great evening with Lisa Stansfield discussing the 30th anniversary of her own classic album 'Affection' and the 50th anniversary of 'Dusty in Memphis' and the impact of the icon Dusty Springfield at our Classic Album Sundays session in collaboration with Kings Place and their series Venus Unwrapped. We will stream the interview on Facebook tomorrow night at 8 pm GMT. Join us!
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Classic Album Sundays13/05/2019 @ 12:54
Its Neil Young 'After The Gold Rush' month here at Classic Album Sundays. Our satellites in London, Los Angeles and Washington DC are hosting events this coming Sunday. Check out our website for more info and tickets and perhaps get yourselves one of these Neil Young Old Lady Backpacks to wear to the session...
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