Desert Island Discs

Apparently Desert Island Discs is the longest running music programme in the history of radio, having been running since 1942. Despite not yet being a celebrity, I thought I’d jot down my choice of music, not forgetting my book and luxury item.

  1. Tonight Is The Night I Fell Asleep At The Wheel Performer: Barenaked Ladies CD Title: Maroon
  2. Mr Jones Performer: Counting Crows CD Title: August and Everything After
  3. The One I Love Performer: David Gray CD Title: Life in Slow Motion
  4. Iris Performer: Goo Goo Dolls CD Title: Dizzy up the Girl
  5. Nightswimming Performer: R.E.M. CD Title: Automatic for the People
  6. I Hope That I Don't Fall In Love With You Performer: Tom Waits CD Title: Closing Time
  7. Who's Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses Performer: U2 CD Title: Achtung Baby
  8. Meditation (from Thaïs) Performer: Herbert von Karajan Composer: Jules Massenet CD Title: Meditation

Record: Achtung Baby Book: Hearts in Atlantis by Stephen King Luxury: An unlimited supply of Skittles (the sweets), and a set of false teeth


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