With New Country, including backstage gossip and interviews anticipating this evening's Country Music Association awards, broadcast live from the Grand OleOpry in Nashville. Live coverage from 12.55am.
Nick Barraclough presents a survey of six of the world's most famous musical addresses. Today he profiles Bourbon Street, New
Orleans, and meets artists who began their careers there, including soul diva Irma Thomas. pop veteran Clarence "Frogman" Henry andjazzman Pete Fountain. He also talks to musicians working there today, from songstress Sharon Janae to Chewy "Thunderbolt" Black.
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.
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.