7 episodes

An audio essay on a different album each episode. By Ben Burrell.

Long Player Fuelled By Coffee

    • Music Commentary

An audio essay on a different album each episode. By Ben Burrell.

    David Bowie - 'Blackstar'

    David Bowie - 'Blackstar'

    On the 8th of January 2016, David Bowie released his 25 studio album, 2 days later he was dead.‬

    ‪The album acts partly as a diary and partly as a goodbye letter, just like his life David Bowie’s death was a work of art. ‬
    We're on twitter: @longplayerpod // @benburrell.
    Written, produced and narrated by Ben Burrell. 
    Original music By Jordan Drury. 
    Long Player is a Fuelled By Coffee media production www.fuelledbycoffee.net
    Disclaimer: I do not own any music used in this podcast. It is used for education and discussion purposes under fair use law.

    • 28 min
    Oasis - 'Standing on the Shoulder of Giants'

    Oasis - 'Standing on the Shoulder of Giants'

    ‪With their fourth album Oasis hired a big pop producer and adopted a new sound to regain their title as the biggest band in the world. ‬

    ‪It didn’t work out.‬

    ‪But they might have made their best sounding album in the process. ‬
    We're on twitter: @longplayerpod // @benburrell.
    Written, produced and narrated by Ben Burrell. 
    Original music By Jordan Drury. 
    Long Player is a Fuelled By Coffee media production www.fuelledbycoffee.net
    Disclaimer: I do not own any music used in this podcast. It is used for education and discussion purposes under fair use law.

    • 28 min
    Joni Mitchell - 'Blue'

    Joni Mitchell - 'Blue'

    ‪In the spring of 1970 Joni Mitchell took a break from music to travel to Crete, she would return to the US with a masterpiece.‬

    ‪This is the story of Blue.
    We're on twitter: @longplayerpod // @benburrell.
    Written, produced and narrated by Ben Burrell. 
    Original music By Jordan Drury. 
    Long Player is a Fuelled By Coffee media production www.fuelledbycoffee.net
    Disclaimer: I do not own any music used in this podcast. It is used for education and discussion purposes under fair use law.

    • 31 min
    Led Zeppelin - 'Led Zeppelin IV'

    Led Zeppelin - 'Led Zeppelin IV'

    For their fourth LP (and after a mini crisis for the band) Led Zeppelin stripped everything back and let the music do the talking.  
    This is the story of Led Zeppelin IV.
    We're on twitter: @longplayerpod // @benburrell.
    Written, produced and narrated by Ben Burrell. 
    Original music By Jordan Drury. 
    Long Player is a Fuelled By Coffee media production www.fuelledbycoffee.net
    Disclaimer: I do not own any music used in this podcast. It is used for education and discussion purposes under fair use law.

    • 32 min
    Vampire Weekend - 'Modern Vampires of the City'

    Vampire Weekend - 'Modern Vampires of the City'

    With their 3rd album Vampire Weekend left the collage campus and ventured out into the real world, they would never be the same again. 
    This week we look at an album that saw a band growing up in more ways than one. 
    We're on twitter: @longplayerpod // @benburrell.
    Written, produced and narrated by Ben Burrell. 
    Original music By Jordan Drury. 
    Long Player is a Fuelled By Coffee media production www.fuelledbycoffee.net
    Disclaimer: I do not own any music used in this podcast. It is used for education and discussion purposes under fair use law.

    • 27 min
    Arctic Monkeys - 'Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino'

    Arctic Monkeys - 'Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino'

    In the second episode of Long Player we take a look at an album that divides opinion and rightfully so. 
    We're on twitter: @longplayerpod // @benburrell.
    Written, produced and narrated by Ben Burrell. 
    Original music By Jordan Drury. 
    Long Player is a Fuelled By Coffee media production www.fuelledbycoffee.net

    • 34 min

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