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Gilles co-hosts with XL Recordings' Richard Russell

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Wednesday 25 May 2011

Gilles co-hosts with XL Recordings' boss Richard Russell discussing The Prodigy, Adele, MIA, Gil Scott Heron, Odd Future, and many more.

Plus the duo talk about world music and Damon Albarn's Africa Express project, as well as the Young Turks record label, touching on the success of The xx and SBTRKT's forthcoming album!

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  • Gilles Peterson joined by Richard Russell in the studio

    Gilles Peterson joined by Richard Russell in the studio

    XL Recordings head-honcho Richard Russell joined Gilles Peterson in the studio this week, to discuss his musical influences and inspirations, as well as the past 20 years of the label.

Broadcasts

  • Wed 25 May 2011 02:00 BBC Radio 1

  • Wed 25 May 2011 02:00 BBC Radio 1 N. Ireland

  • Wed 25 May 2011 02:00 BBC Radio 1 Scotland

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