Essex boy, Paul Banks formed Interpol in 1997 with Daniel Kessler who he met studying in Paris. Vocalist Paul and the band have released three studio albums to date, the last one 'Our Love to Admire' was released in 2007 on Capitol Records. 2009 saw Paul release his solo first record titled Julian Plenti is... Skyscraper under the assumed name Julian Plenti. Julian/Paul selects tracks for the lunchtime playlist including choice cuts by Blitzen Trapper.