Singer Mica Paris showcases classic and modern soul music. She isjoined by special guest Millie Jackson , whose explicit 70s recordings were among the first to be packaged with content warnings. Plus music from Donnie and Vivian Green.
Series in which Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson traces the evolution of hard rock.
A year of extremes in which the glam explosion - headlined by David Bowie , Slade, T-Rex and Mottthe Hopple - clashed with the so-called progressive rock of Yes, Genesis, KingCrimson and Emerson, Lake and Palmer. And Alice Cooper took to the stage and Deep Purple cranked rock's volume up a few notches.
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
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programmes, online etc.
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