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Listen to The Golden Age Of Piracy – 19 June 202402:00:0019 June 2024


  • The Golden Age of Piracy: John Grant's Formative Five
Playlist for The Golden Age Of Piracy – 19 June 2024
  • Woke Up and No FeetAnastasia Coope
  • Der Leiermann (Organ Grinder)Family Fodder
  • Comme à la RadioBrigitte Fontaine
  • Easter WomanThe Residents
  • Plastic RaincoatCindy Lee
  • Wait 'Till the Sun Shines, NellieThe Chordettes
  • Deep FakeMarina Allen
  • Maybe SparrowNeko Case
  • Red BookChris Weisman
  • Runs in the FamilyThe Roches
  • MarzJohn Grant
  • De ProfundisDead Can Dance
  • Dying RabbitThrowing Muses
  • Freaks Come Out at NightWhodini
  • Little Green ApplesRoger Miller
  • Assault on Precint 13 Main ThemeZombie Zombie
  • All That School For NothingJohn Grant

About this program

Joins the dots between the new and the old, charting a course through the influences that shaped the sound of today's artists. Special guests share the songs that guided them to play the way they do, and provide a unique insight into the songwriting process for any music completist.

Choose a link below to see the playlists and Formative Fives of past guests