Desert Island Discs Archive

24 Mar 2014

Desert Island Discs: Escape, Journey

I feel as if I have to defend this choice – of all the records ever recorded, this would be one of the top 20 that I would play incessantly on a desert island? It’s easy to
26 Jan 2013

Desert Island Discs: Candy Butchers Self-Titled Album

My discovery of Mike Viola and the Candy Butchers and their unreleased demos is a story for the ages, one that involves hidden treasures, research and intrigue. First, the background. In 1996, the Candy Butchers had just
3 Aug 2012

Desert Island Discs: Listen Without Prejudice, Vol. 1 – George Michael

Poor George Michael has become an afterthought in pop music, an artifact from the 80s and 90s and a punchline to many jokes in a manner previously reserved for Michael Jackson, R. Kelly and Milli Vanilli. Besides