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: Wes Butters

: George Lamb

On-air chaos and live bands.

: Nemone

Guests, features and requests.

: Steve Lamacq

New music and guests.

: Marc Riley

London band XX Teens perform in session.

: Gideon Coe

With archive sets by the Kooks and, in session for John Peel in 1979, the Selector.

: 6 Music Plays It Again

2/2. Acid House: the Next Generation. Chris Coco explores the late 1980s/early 1990s drug-fuelled dance phenomenon known as acid house.
Recalling the days of illegal raves, smiley faces and never-ending repetitive beats are Peter Hook (of New Order), Hacienda DJ/writer Dave Haslam , Tom Findlay (of Groove Armada), X-Press 2, the Chemical Brothers, New Young Pony Club, Klaxons, Does It Offen You, Yeah? and many others.


Unknown: Chris Coco
Unknown: Peter Hook
Unknown: Dave Haslam
Unknown: Tom Findlay

: Chris Hawkins

With a profile of Sheffield rockers Def Leppard and a chat with Florence (of Florence and the Machine).

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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