Classic Album Sundays

Classic Album Sundays is the world’s favourite album listening event and we remind you why you love music. Founder Colleen ‘Cosmo’ Murphy hosts radio shows for the BBC, Worldwide FM and other radio platforms and is a journalist, a world renown DJ and one of the leading authorities on the vinyl revival.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 49m. Bisher sind 65 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast
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episode 39: Jazzie B on Soul II Soul 'Club Classics Vol 1' at Classic Album Sundays


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episode 38: Penguin Cafe's Arthur Jeffes on 'Handfuls of Night' at The Royal Albert Hall for Classic Album Sundays


In celebration of National Album Day, Penguin Cafe’s Arthur Jeffes joins Classic Album Sundays’ founder and BBC Radio 6 Music host Colleen Murphy to discuss the story behind their latest album Handfuls of Night. The album, which will be played in full over a world-class hi-fi system, is the follow-up to Penguin Cafe’s much applauded record The Imperfect Sea (2017) and sees Arthur Jeffes’ journey follow in his father’s footsteps – on a project inspired by the Antarctic...


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episode 37: elbow’s Guy Garvey on 'Giants of All Sizes' at Classic Album Sundays


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episode 36: Sister Sledge on ‘We Are Family’ at Classic Album Sundays


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episode 34: James Lavelle on Classical Music at Classic Album Sundays


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episode 33: Lisa Stansfield on 'Affection'


Lisa Stansfield joins Colleen 'Cosmo' Murphy to celebrate the 30th anniversary release of her debut solo album 'Affection' as part of the 'Venus Unwrapped' series at Kings Place in London.


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Lisa Stansfield joins Colleen 'Cosmo' Murphy to discuss Dusty Springfield’s 'Dusty in Memphis', her own album 'Affection' and more as part of Kings Place 'Venus Unwrapped' series.


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