Week 41 2018

Playlist: Team Salut

Hitmaking production duo Team Salut are leaders of the pack when it comes to UK Afro-wave. Tune in here for their party-starting playlist of dancehall, funk and classic Ghanaian hits.

Interview: Vula Viel

Vula Viel are a genre-busting trio who have won over Iggy Pop and Gilles Peterson with their deep, grooved-out sounds. Get the skinny on the making of their ace new LP...

Interview: Kodaline

'When you know what these guys can do from their past successes, it's definitely on your mind' - Kodaline drummer Vinny May on teaming up with hitmaking talent for the band's new album.

Interview: Colleen Murphy

‘Fans are looking for a more authentic, analogue experience’ - Classic Album Sundays founder and renowned DJ, Colleen Murphy, on why the album format persists.

30 seconds interview: Jo Quail

Citing Judas Priest as inspiration, acclaimed composer and virtuoso cellist Jo Quail is turning classical on its head with her left-field vibrations that have The Cure's Robert Smith in her thrall.

Platinum status: the album at 70

As the album celebrates its 70th anniversary, what lies ahead for the format in a universe dominated by digital? Some leading lights across the industry share their thoughts...

Featured Artist: JGrrey

Grrey arrived in 2017 with an acclaimed live performance and has been mesmerising listeners with her musical versatility ever since. Dig in to her summery, freestyling soul here.