• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

  • Show Years

    Hide Years

  • Issues

Close group

Close group

The Glen Campbell Story


We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
I 4/4. REM bassist Mike Mills concludes a profile of singer, songwriter and guitarist
Glen Campbell , whose country-pop classics of the 1960s arguably remain the genre's definitive recordings. This final edition recalls the 1975 monster number-one hit
Rhinestone Cowboy - Campbell's first genuine pop hit since 1971 and a song whose lyrics struck a chord with a singer whose personal life had hit an all-time low. The single paved the way for further successes - including the 1977 US chart-topper Southern Nights - though unfavourable comparisons with the golden era of Wichita
Lineman and By the Time / Get to Phoenix were inevitable.
Featuring input from Jimmy Webb and journalist Keith Cameron. See Queens of Country on Monday BBC1


Bassist: Mike Mills
Guitarist: Glen Campbell
Unknown: Jimmy Webb
Unknown: Keith Cameron.

About this project

This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

To read scans of the Radio Times magazines from the 1920s, 30s, 40s and 50s, you can navigate by issue.

Feedback about The Glen Campbell Story, BBC Radio 2, 22.00, 27 April 2005
Please leave this link here so we can find the programme you're referring to: http://genome.ch.bbc.co.uk/ac7ad9b5de82442688998134d4347a04

Welcome to BBC Genome

Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
Continue Cancel