Rock 'n' roll series featuring a weekly spotlight on an American state, a significant anniversary and a listener's rock 'n' roll memory. This edition features recordings by Joe Hunter , RoyOrbison and Buddy Holly - all of whom were born in Texas.
Last in the series in which
Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis scourthe week's news for the funny and entertaining misfortunes of others.
Featuring Sue Perkins, Toby Longworth and Mitch Benn. Repeated Saturday 1.30pm
Live from the grounds of Cherry Hinton Hallforthe first of four days of broadcasts from the 38th
Cambridge Folk Festival.
This year's line-up includes Joe Strummer and the Mescaleros, the Indigo
Girls, Altan, Billy Bragg , Cara Dillon , Iris De Ment, Kate Rusby and John Prine.
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