Sean Rowley

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Not to be confused with the late Sean Rowley from the band, Cause And Effect.

Sean Rowley is a disc jockey on BBC Radio Kent.[1][2]

Rowley devised the Guilty Pleasures concept as a slot on his former BBC London radio show,[3] to attempt to 'reclaim' songs that are viewed as "slightly shameful to love". His club Guilty Pleasures takes place at KOKO in Camden Town,[4] and has spawned two compilation albums, a Sunday afternoon radio show on BBC London 94.9, and a television show on ITV1 hosted by Fearne Cotton on which established performers performed cover versions of Guilty Pleasures favourites.[5]

He is the man on the cover of the Oasis album (What's the Story) Morning Glory?.[4]


  1. ^ "Sean Rowley - The Joy of Music", BBC Radio Kent, retrieved 2011-07-31
  2. ^ "A-Z 94.9 Presenters: Sean Rowley's Guilty Pleasures", BBC, retrieved 2011-07-31
  3. ^ "Q&A: Sean Rowley on six years of Guilty Pleasures", Esquire, retrieved 2011-07-31
  4. ^ a b McNulty, Bernadette (2010) "Guilty Pleasures: where the uncool is irresistible", Daily Telegraph, 26 July 2010, retrieved 2011-07-31
  5. ^ "Guilty Pleasures to hit ITV1", The Sun, 4 February 2008, retrieved 2011-07-31

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