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With Simon Raymonde

Lauren Laverne talks to Bella Union founder and former Cocteau Twin Simon Raymonde.

Lauren chats Bella Union founder and former Cocteau Twin, Simon Raymonde. The British independent record label recently celebrated its 20th anniversary having spend two decades releasing a multitude of quality records from the likes of The Czars, Fleet Foxes, Mercury Rev, The Flaming Lips and John Grant.

Plus Lauren brings you half an hour of amazing music suggested by our beloved listener's in this week's People's Playlist. There's more new music for our Just Added playlist, a Headphones Moment and tons of top tunes.

3 hours

Last on

Thu 6 Jul 2017 10:00

Music Played

  • Bryan Ferry

    The 'In' Crowd

    • Nick Rhodes & John Taylor Present: Only After Dark.
    • EMI.
  • Alvvays

    In Undertow

    • Transgressive Records.
  • Francis Bebey

    The Coffee Cola Song

    • Pygmy Love Song.
    • Editions Makossa.
    • 1.
  • SL2

    On A Ragga Tip

    • On A Ragga Tip.
    • XL.
  • DJ Shadow & Run The Jewels

    Nobody Speak

    • Mass Appeal Records.
  • The War on Drugs

    Holding On

    • Atlantic Records.
  • Django Django


  • Big Thief

    Shark Smile

  • Ohio Players

    Love Rollercoaster

  • The Beatles

    Helter Skelter

    • Apple.
  • Glenda Collins

    I Lost My Heart At The Fairground

  • Ramones

    Palisades Park

  • The Smiths

    Rusholme Ruffians

  • White Lies

    Farewell to the Fairground

    • CD SINGLE.
    • Fiction.
    • 1.
  • Martina Topley‐Bird

    Need One

    • Independiente.
  • Depeche Mode

    Going Backwards

    • Columbia Records.
  • Blur

    This Is A Low

    • Food.
  • The Revolution

    The Siesta Is Over

  • Tom Tom Club

    Wordy Rappinghood

    • Single.
    • Island.
  • Sparks

    What The Hell Is It This Time?

    • BMG.
  • Témé Tan


  • The White Stripes

    My Doorbell

    • XL.
  • This Is the Kit

    Moonshine Freeze

    • Rough Trade.
  • Nina Miranda

    Silken Horse

    • Freedom Of Movement.
    • Six Degrees Records.
  • Portishead

    Sour Times

    • Go Beat.
  • Ghostpoet

    Freak Show

  • Elbow

    All Disco

  • Richard Hell & Voidoids

    Blank Generation

    • Polygram TV.
  • Grizzly Bear

    Mourning Sound

    • Grizzly Bear Music/RCA Records.
  • Scott Walker

    The World's Strongest Man

    • Mercury Records.
  • Helen Shapiro

    I Wish I'd Never Loved You

    • Columbia.
  • Explosions in the Sky

    Your Hand In Mine

    • Bella Union.
  • Nas

    Cherry Wine (feat. Amy Winehouse)

  • The Blue Nile

    Easter Parade

    • Virgin Records Ltd.
  • LCD Soundsystem

    Call The Police

    • DFA Records/Columbia Records.
  • John Grant


    • Pale Green Ghosts.
    • Bella Union.
    • 001.
  • Tiny Ruins

    Me at the Museum, You in the Winter Gardens

  • Lost Horizons

    The Places We've Been


  • Thu 6 Jul 2017 10:00