Albums from the Class of '77
Albums From The Class of 1977. Police and Thieves
This week we steer away from the punk explosion to a roots reggae classic, Junior Murvin & Lee Scratch Perry’s Police & Thieves.
Albums From The Class of 1977 - Kraftwerk’s Trans Europe Express
Graeme and Grant almost come to blows over the true legacy of this electronic wonder from Kraftwerk.
Albums From The Class of 1977 - Split Enz / Disrhythmia
Graeme visited Split Enzers Eddie Rayner and Mike Chunn to re-listen to their 1977 release Disrhythmia.
Albums from The Class of 1977: Brian Eno - Before & After Science
Graeme and Grant Smithies take a look at arguably Brian Eno's finest work - Before & After Science.
Albums From The Class of 1977 - Wire / Pink Flag
Graeme and Grant Smithies listen back at a pivotal moment in modern rock, the advance guard of art-punk post punk, Wire’s magnificent debut Pink Flag.
Albums From The Class of 1977 - The Damned
Graeme and Grant spin one of the first fully-fledged UK Punk albums from The Damned.
Albums from The Class of 1977 - Bob Marley’s Exodus
Albums from the Class of 1977. This week Graeme and Grant Smithies respin Bob Marley’s mega hit LP Exodus, featuring One Love and Jammin’.
Albums from The Class of 1977 - Marquee Moon
This week Graeme and Grant Smithies take a listen to Television’s Marquee Moon, applauded by many as the best thing to come from a fine year.
Albums From The Class of 1977 - Never Mind The Bollocks
This week Graeme and Grant Smithies review and album that shook the world, Sex Pistols' Never Mind The Bollocks. STRONG LANGUAGE AND THEMES.
Albums from The Class of 1977 - Talking Heads
This week Graeme and Grant Smithies delve into the stunning debut from what would become a world force band, Talking Heads 77
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.