Broad Church turned 40 on Strangeways Radio last night and, as of today, so have I. What better way to celebrate than with this huge mix featuring one song from each of the last 40 years – 1973 to 2012 inclusive.
Everyone else is doing it, so we thought it was about time to wade in with our 20 favourite non-Sonic Cathedral albums of 2012. In no particular order here are the first 10 – the others will be revealed tomorrow.
Here’s our latest mix, as broadcast on Strangeways Radio last night and originally put together for Neil Halstead’s album launch gig. As such it’s a combination of ’60s folk and ambient electronica with a vague nautical theme.