Classic Albums

A look at classic records from acclaimed artists.

Episodes

EpisodeTitleFirst
Broadcast
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Crosby - Stills And Nash20110929 (6M)
20160322 (6M)
20170406 (6M)
20180419 (6M)
20181010 (6M)
20190421 (6M)
20191008 (6M)
20200705 (6M)
Roger Scott takes a look back at the group's 1969 masterpiece.
Damn The Torpedoes20171008 (6M)To mark the recent passing of Tom Petty, a chance to hear the Heartbreakers' frontman discuss his breakthrough 1979 release Damn The Torpedoes with Richard Skinner. This was the band's third studio album, and their first to go top 10 in the US, reaching No 2. It included the hits Refugee, Here Comes My Girl and Don't Do Me Like That.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 1.

Tom Petty discusses his 1979 release Damn the Torpedoes with Richard Skinner.

Elo - A New World Record20191015 (6M)
20200712 (6M)
Jeff Lynne talks to Roger Scott about the ELO's 1976 release, A New World Record.
Jethro Tull - Aqualung20140313 (6M)
20160324 (6M)
20170408 (6M)
20180421 (6M)
20181012 (6M)
20190423 (6M)
20191010 (6M)
20200707 (6M)
Ian Anderson discusses the 1971 Jethro Tull album Aqualung.
Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin Iv20101113 (6M)
20160326 (6M)
20170410 (6M)
20180423 (6M)
20181014 (6M)
20190425 (6M)
20191012 (6M)
20200709 (6M)
Jimmy Page talks to Roger Scott about the band's 1971 release Led Zeppelin IV.
Little Feat - Feats Don't Fail Me Now20111004 (6M)
20160328 (6M)
20170412 (6M)
20180425 (6M)
20181016 (6M)
20190427 (6M)
20191014 (6M)
20200711 (6M)
Roger Scott talks to Paul Barrere and Richie Hayward about Little Feat's 1974 release.
Pink Floyd - The Dark Side Of The Moon19900000 (6M)
20101118 (6M)
20160327 (6M)
20170411 (6M)
20180424 (6M)
20181015 (6M)
20190426 (6M)
20190723 (6M)
20191013 (6M)
20200710 (6M)
David Gilmour talks to Roger Scott.

David Gilmour talks to Roger Scott. First broadcast in 1990.

David Gilmour talks to Roger Scott about Pink Floyd's 1973 album Dark Side of the Moon.

Rolling Stones - Beggar's Banquet20101117 (6M)
20160321 (6M)
20170405 (6M)
20180418 (6M)
20181009 (6M)
20190420 (6M)
20191007 (6M)
20200704 (6M)
Keith Richards discusses the Rolling Stones' 1969 release with Roger Scott

Keith Richards discusses the Rolling Stones' 1969 release with Roger Scott.

The Band20101120 (6M)
20160323 (6M)
20170407 (6M)
20180420 (6M)
20181011 (6M)
20190422 (6M)
20191009 (6M)
20200706 (6M)
Robbie Robertson of the Band talks to Roger Scott about their self-titled 1969 album.
The Small Faces - Ogden's Nut Gone Flake20101115 (6M)
20160320 (6M)
20170404 (6M)
20180417 (6M)
20181008 (6M)
20190419 (6M)
20191006 (6M)
20200703 (6M)
A look at The Small Faces' 1968 release Ogden's Nut Gone Flake with members of the band.
The Who - Who's Next20101114 (6M)
20160325 (6M)
20170409 (6M)
20180422 (6M)
20181013 (6M)
20190424 (6M)
20191011 (6M)
20200708 (6M)
Pete Townshend talks to Roger Scott about the Who's 1971 classic Who's Next.
01U2 - The Joshua Tree2010061920160331 (6M)
20180428 (6M)
20190430 (6M)
20191018 (6M)
20200715 (6M)
20201010 (R2)
Roger Scott and his guest The Edge discuss U2's 1987 album The Joshua Tree.

Celebrating National Album Day with a look at classics from U2 and The Beach Boys.

Join Roger Scott and his guest The Edge as they look at U2's 1989 album The Joshua Tree.

02Kate Bush - Hounds Of Love2011100220160330 (6M)
20170414 (6M)
20180427 (6M)
20181018 (6M)
20190429 (6M)
20191017 (6M)
20200714 (6M)
20201230 (6M)
20201011 (R2)
20111002 (6M)
Kate Bush talks to Richard Skinner about her best-selling 1985 album.

Celebrating National Album Day with a look at classics from U2 and The Beach Boys.

Kate Bush talks to Richard Skinner about her best-selling 1985 album.

Kate Bush talks to Richard Skinner about her best-selling 1985 album.

Celebrating National Album Day with a look at classics from U2 and The Beach Boys.

03Abc - The Lexicon Of Love2011092820160329 (6M)
20170413 (6M)
20180426 (6M)
20181017 (6M)
20190428 (6M)
20191016 (6M)
20200713 (6M)
20201011 (R2)
Martin Fry discusses ABC's 1982 debut.

Martin Fry discusses ABC's 1982 debut.

Celebrating National Album Day with a look at classics from U2 and The Beach Boys.

04The Beach Boys - Pet Sounds20110930 (6M)
20201010 (6M)
20160319 (6M)
20170403 (6M)
20180416 (6M)
20181007 (6M)
20190418 (6M)
20191005 (6M)
20200702 (6M)
Brian Wilson discusses the Beach Boys' 1966 masterpiece.

Celebrating National Album Day with a look at classics from U2 and The Beach Boys.

Brian Wilson discusses the Beach Boys' 1966 masterpiece.

Celebrating National Album Day with a look at classics from U2 and The Beach Boys.