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Takeaway Albums

Live from Glasgow, Deacon Blue's lead singer traces the roots and origins of today's music and song-writing. Featuring tracks from the albums Ricky has revisited and discovered.

Live from Glasgow, Deacon Blue’s lead singer Ricky Ross explores the origins of today's music. Discover some of the brilliant records he's found on his song writing and performance travels, and see the common themes which have influenced songs and music making over the years. This week Ricky plays you tracks from the albums he's revisited in his own collection and the new things that he loves.

57 minutes

Last on

Sat 2 May 2020 20:00

Music Played

  • U2

    I Will Follow

    • The Best Of.
    • Island.
  • TLC

    Creep

    • (CD Single).
    • LaFace.
  • The Rolling Stones

    Blue Turns To Grey

    • Stone Age.
    • Decca Records.
    • B5.
  • Laura Marling

    Fortune

    • Song for Our Daughter.
    • Chrysalis.
    • 007.
  • Bruce Springsteen

    Tenth Avenue Freeze-Out

    • Born To Run.
    • CBS.
  • Gillian Welch

    Dark Turn of Mind

    • The Harrow And The Harvest.
    • WEA.
    • 2.
  • The Impressions

    It's All Right

    • Definitive Impressions.
    • Kent.
  • Jungle

    Casio

  • k.d. lang

    Hallelujah

    • Hymns Of The 49th Parallel.
    • Nonesuch.
  • Marvin Gaye

    God Is Love

    • What’s Going On.
    • Motown Records.
    • 010.
  • Bon Iver

    Towers

    • 4 A.D..
  • Brandy Clark

    Homecoming Queen

    • Big Day In A Small Town.
    • Warner Bros.
    • 003.
  • The Blue Nile

    Saturday Night

    • Saturday Night.
    • Linn Records.
    • 001.

Broadcast

  • Sat 2 May 2020 20:00