Desert Island Discs Archive

26 May 2008

Desert Island Discs: Pink Moon – Nick Drake

Year Released: 1972 Top chart position: n/a I pride myself in knowing the hidden gems in music – the best-kept secrets, the unknown legends. Imagine my surprise and embarrassment when I heard Nick Drake for the first
19 May 2008

Desert Island Discs: Honeymoon Suite – The Big Prize

Year Released: 1986 Top chart position: #61 Some albums stand the test of time. Abbey Road, for example, sounds as fresh as it did 35 years ago. Prince’s Purple Rain and its genre-bending blend of rock, funk
12 May 2008

Desert Island Discs: Overcome by Happiness – Pernice Brothers

Top chart position: n/a I know it’s bad to form first impressions. Sometimes you can be totally wrong about someone, analyzing a person based on their looks or the way they talk, and then realize that he