Content tagged with 'Brian Eno'

Our favourite instrumental tracks

The current combination of political turmoil, Glastonbury come-downs and unusually hot weather has led to our lying in a darkened room, listening to only the most soothing of tracks. Here… Read more

Our favourite ‘Ambient’ albums

From Brian Eno to Aphex Twin and the KLF, these are the experimental, ambient albums that we keep on coming back to. Ambient is an incredibly wide musical genre. Perhaps… Read more

Classic Album Sundays’ Colleen Murphy Listens to Roxy Music’s ‘The Main Thing’

I discovered Roxy Music as a teenager while working in a record shop. One of my co-workers continually raved about the band so I picked up a copy of their… Read more

Stars cover Peter Gabriel tracks on new album

“Songwriting is what drew me into music. The craft and process of putting together a song seems both exciting and magical” – Peter Gabriel In 2010, the first part of… Read more

Producer at iconic 4AD label explains the magic behind some of his favourite tracks

“For me engineering and record production are about helping people make artistic, creative and forward thinking music whilst giving that music an appropriate and exciting sonic world to live in.… Read more

Classic Album Sundays’ Colleen Murphy listens to The Great Curve

Classic Album Sundays will be playing Remain In Light in London and Boston this Sunday. Founder Colleen Murphy explains why it’s such an important record to her. As a teen,… Read more

Listen and you’ll see: Geeta Dayal on Neu!

Neu! were one of the great bands of the 20th century, a sonic break with what came before. The German group was best known as a duo; drummer Klaus Dinger,… Read more

New Robert Fripp collaboration and classic Ravel on Society of Sound

Fripp originally came to widespread public attention via his group King Crimson but his performance and recording career has spanned five decades including work with Brian Eno, David Bowie and… Read more