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: Adrian John

: Simon Mayo

with the Breakfast Crew

: Simon Bates

: Newsbeat

with Ian Parkinson


Unknown: Ian Parkinson

: Gary Davies

: Mike Read

: Newsbeat

with Ian Parkinson


Unknown: Ian Parkinson

: Bruno Brookes

looks at this week's Top 40.

: The Godfather of Soul

The James Brown Story
The last of three programmes. Sex Machine
The 70s and 80s have seen
James Brown 's exploration of funk. some years of neglect, his revival in The Blues Brothers and Rocky IV - and the sampling revolution.
Robbie Vincent brings the story up to date through the words of the man himself,
Full Force, Tim Simenon and Mick Hucknall - and the music: Living in America, Funky Drummer and Soul Power. Researcher .JOHN SUGAR


Unknown: James Brown Story
Unknown: James Brown
Unknown: Robbie Vincent
Unknown: Tim Simenon
Unknown: Mick Hucknall
Producer: Kevin Howlett

: John Peel

: Nicky Campbell

goes Into the Night

: Stuart Grundy

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.

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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