Desert Island Discs Archive

5 May 2008

Desert Island Discs: Abbey Road – The Beatles

All my friends know that I’m a Beatles fanatic. Some dismiss my obsession with a wink and a smile; others probably think I need either medication or a serious reality check. I have become a student of
21 Apr 2008

Desert Island Discs: Purple Rain – Prince

Year: 1984 Top chart position: #1 If Michael Jackson was the King of Pop, then Prince Rogers Nelson was definitely the Prince of Pop. And Rock. And Funk. Prince followed a similar path as his contemporary, releasing
15 Apr 2008

Desert Island Discs: Glow – The Innocence Mission

Year Released: 1994 Top chart position: n/a I first heard the Innocence Mission in 1989 from Matt Goldman, who lived on the first floor of my dormitory in college. I could walk into his room, hear new