Desert Island Discs Archive

16 Feb 2020

Desert Island Discs: The Unforgettable Fire, U2

One night, as I was playing Nerf basketball in the living room with all the fervor of Michael Jordan, performing 360 dunks and shaking the entire house, I heard something different coming through the massive stereo cabinet
15 Feb 2020

Desert Island Discs: Rio, Duran Duran

Duran Duran was born during the last gasps of punk rock, when people got tired of listening to mostly bad music and jumping around with safety pins in their ears and shirts. It certainly owed a debt
23 Jun 2019

Desert Island Discs: August and Everything After, Counting Crows

Top chart position: #4 Most of my friends and family know that my musical tastes tend to lean to the obscure – the less known, the better. I give two reasons for this: Obscure artists feel like