Albums turning 40
Albums From The Class of 1978: Prince, For You
This week Graeme and music critic Grant Smithies re-spin Prince’s debut effort, For You.
Albums From The Class of ’78: Wire - Chairs Missing
Music Critic Grant Smithies and Graeme delve into the second album in Wire’s massively influential and revolutionary masterpiece trilogy.
RIP Mark E Smith and The Fall
This week Graeme Hill is back for Weekend Variety Wireless, with Grant Smithies as they celebrate the life & music of The Fall.
Albums From The Class Of 1977
Grant Smithies and Graeme take turns about showcasing their picks for the best of the best from a very rich and varied year.
Albums From The Class of 1977: Ian Dury and the Blockheads - New Boots and Panties!
A good year! This week Graeme & Grant Smithies re-spin Ian Dury And The Blockheads’ cracking debut “New Boots And Panties” and get some personal testimony from a friend of Ian Dury, Terrorway, Dean Martelli. Thanks Dean!
Albums from The Class Of 1977: David Bowie - Heroes
This week Grant Smithies and Graeme dissect Bowie’s most celebrated song - but how does the rest of the album shape up after 40 years?
Albums from The Class Of 1977 - Iggy Pop
This week Grant Smithies and Graeme delve into the creation of Iggy Pop’s first solo album. David Bowie was intimately involved as was the whole crew that went on to make Low and Heroes.
Win a double pass to Loving Vincent
As the world's first full painted feature film it brings the paintings of Vincent van Gogh to life to tell his remarkable story.