Colleen "Cosmo" Murphy

Classic Album Sundays: Public Enemy’s It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back

Released on Def Jam Recordings and recorded in 1987 at Chung King Studios, A Nation of Millions was critically lauded upon release for its high production values and the political and social fluency of its lyrics, particularly of lead MC Chuck D. The record is still regarded as one of the best and most... continue reading

Classic Album Sundays: LCD Soundsystem’s Sound of Silver

On its release in 2007 under Capitol Records, Sound of Silver garnered universal acclaim. The Guardian, dubbing it “dance-rock for grown-ups: extraordinary”. LCD Soundsystem, and the project's mastermind James Murphy, honed the dance-punk exuberance of their first, self-titled album of 2005, blending... continue reading