Week 41 2018
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.
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...
'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.
PRS for Music and PPL are using music recognition technology to improve the way music creators are paid when their music is played by DJs.
'We saw an opportunity to galvanise a sentiment that was growing in the outside world and give it a musical context which could change things': Jess Partridge on one year of Keychange.
‘Fans are looking for a more authentic, analogue experience’ - Classic Album Sundays founder and renowned DJ, Colleen Murphy, on why the album format persists.
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.
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...
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.
‘The album remains a powerful vehicle for both artistic expression and appreciation,’ BPI chief executive Geoff Taylor on the thinking behind this week's National Album Day.