Content tagged with 'Top 10 playlists'

The best of bass

Bass is a vital element in any music. Even if you don’t know it is there, on a great Hi-Fi system bass adds shades and subtlety to apparently bass free… Read more

Just let me hear some of that Rock ‘n’ Roll music

Rock ‘n’ Roll is the well from which much of the music that we enjoy today sprung. Pretty much any genre with ‘rock’ in the name or which features the… Read more

10 tracks from Mute Records that everyone should own

A British independent, Mute Records has defined and hugely influenced the industrial and electronica genres since 1978, and their roster remains impressive to this day. As with 4AD, it’s almost impossible to pin the… Read more

Ten great songs from ten master lyricists. A playlist by Tom Hickox.

Tom Hickox, who’s new album ‘Monsters In The Deep’ is the Society of Sound release for April, shares a playlist of songs that, for him, epitomise the essence of great… Read more

Heaven 17 Playlist

From their earliest albums Penthouse and Pavement and Luxury Gap Heaven 17 have always managed to subtly – sometimes overtly – and effectively marry their electronic pop appeal with a… Read more

Late Junction’s Nick Luscombe chooses seven tracks for P7

Radio 3’s Late Junction presenter and Musicity founder, Nick Luscombe, chooses 7 tracks to really push the boundaries of headphone listening. The programme is famous for its diverse playlists, perfectly… Read more

Ten tracks that sound wonderful on T7 Wireless

As summer nears its end we thought we would take the new T7 Wireless out into the sun for a final hurrah before it is confined to household duties for… Read more

Our favourite summer songs

It’s a scientific fact that music sounds better in the summer. Sunshine and blue skies make the most chilled out mood, loved-up party, loneliness of heartbreak that bit more soulful.… Read more

Tracks to Rio: Mark Aldred, rower

In 2012, key British Olympians and Paralympians such as Sir Chris Hoy and Richard Whitehead wore our headphones both in training and preparation before their main events. Ahead of Rio… Read more