In Conversation

Slowdive

Episode Summary

Channel of Light host, Mark Van Hoen, caught up with Neil Halstead of Slowdive for a mid-tour conversation about the evolution of the band from their start in the late 80s to the present day.

Episode Notes

Slowdive In Conversation with Mark Van Hoen

Channel of Light host, Mark Van Hoen, caught up with Neil Halstead of Slowdive for a mid-tour conversation about the evolution of the band from their start in the late 80s to the present day.

Slowdive formed in 1989 in Reading, Berkshire (UK). The band primarily consisted of Rachel Goswell (vocals, guitar), Neil Halstead (vocals, guitar), Nick Chaplin (bass), and Christian Savill (guitar). Several drummers played with the band, including Ian McCutcheon, Adrian Sell, and Simon Scott who drummed on the first and second albums. The shoegaze pioneers released four albums between 1991 and 1995. The band reformed in 2017 and released the self-titled album Slowdive.

In Conversation is produced by dublab. Exerts of music heard in this episode are by Slowdive. Sound editing, theme song, and additional music are by Matteah Baim. Due to rights reasons music from the original broadcast has been removed. To hear more, please visit dublab.com.