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with Brian Eno

In a special show, Tom talks to uber-producer Brian Eno about his recent career, including working with Coldplay, Paul Simon, Grace Jones and U2, as well as his solo work.

Tom presents a special show with uber producer Brian Eno, talking through his career from 2005 to the present day. This includes work with Paul Simon, Coldplay, Grace Jones and U2. Brian elaborates on the different working methods of each artist, sharing key insights and observations on some of the recordings he's made with them. He outlines his personal philosophy on making music, and discusses Bill Drummonds view that recorded music is redundant. This leads into a discussion about and demonstration of Scape, his ambient music creation application. He also talks about the albums he's released in this period; Another Day On Earth, Small Craft On A Milk Sea, Drums Between The Bells and his current album Lux.

3 hours


Music Played

  • Talking Heads

    Once In A Lifetime

    • EMI.
  • Everything Everything


    • RCAVictor / Sony Music Entertainment.
  • Wild Combination

    Great Expectations

    • white.
  • Dark Dark Dark

    How It Went Down

    • Who Needs Who.
    • Melodic.
  • James


    • Fontana.
  • Symphonic Pictures

    Smile It's Real

    • white.
  • Brian Eno

    Bone Bomb

    • Another Day On Earth.
    • Opal.
    • 11.
  • Paul Simon


    • (CD Single).
    • Warner Bros.
  • Coldplay


    • Viva La Vida.
    • Parlaphone.
    • 6.
  • Coldplay


    • Mylo Xyloto.
    • Parlaphone.
    • 9.
  • Grace Jones

    This Is

    • Hurricane.
    • Wall of Sound.
    • 1.
  • U2

    Moment Of Surrender

    • No Line On The Horizon.
    • Island.
    • 3.
  • Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs


    • Dirty Dancing - Original S/Track.
    • RCA.
  • Brian Eno

    Small Craft On A Milk Sea

  • The Necks

    Silverwater (Extract)

    • Silverwater.
  • Brian Eno


    • Drums Between The Bells.
  • Brian Eno

    Lux (Extract)

    • Lux.
  • U2

    Moment Of Surrender

    • No Line On The Horizon.
    • Island.
    • 3.
  • Interpol

    Obstacle 1

    • Matador.
  • Tall Ships


  • Roo Panes

    Know Me Well

    • white.
  • Joe Innes & The Cavalcade

    Sweetheart Revolution Part 1

    • white.
  • Lorn


  • LCD Soundsystem

    Losing My Edge