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: Shaun Keaveny

Music and laughs.

: George Lamb

UK/US indie rock-punk duo the Kills (vocalist Alison Mosshart and guitarist Jamie Hince) perform live.

: Nemone

Featuring studio guests and listeners' requests.

: Steve Lamacq

New music, including the Single of the Week.

: Marc Riley's Brain Surgery

Montreal-based indie rock trio Land of Talk perform live in 6 Music's Manchester studios.

: 6 Music Plays It Again

3/4. The Stiff Records Story. Suggs continues the story of the record label formed in 1976 whose talent included Elvis Costello , Nick Lowe , Ian Dury and the Blockheads, Dr Feelgood, the Damned, Motorhead, Kirsty MacColl and Madness.


Unknown: Elvis Costello
Unknown: Nick Lowe
Unknown: Ian Dury
Unknown: Kirsty MacColl

: Gary Crowley

Including session tracks by Ghost Dance and Interpol, recorded for John Peel in 2001.

: Chris Hawkins

With archive performances by Linton Kwesi Johnson , Ali Farke Youre and Afro-Cuban All Stars.


Unknown: Linton Kwesi Johnson
Unknown: Ali Farke Youre

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.

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
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