Classic blues and the cream of new releases. Plus a live set from bass guitarist Colin Hodgkinson , who discusses working alongside Alexis Korner and other greats. EMAIL: [text removed]
For details of music played ring the Radio 2 Information Line on [number removed]
3/12. Retro rocker SuziQuatro spins a personalised selection of rock 'n' roll recordings of the 50s and 60s, highlighting original rock treatments of older songs. This week's edition includes oldies revivals by Clarence " Frogman "Henryand the Marcels, and classics by Jerry Butler and the Impressions and Jerry Lee Lewis.
4/6. Panel show that combines comedy and rock 'n' roll, hosted by Rowland Rivron (on drums) with Richard Vranch and Mitch Benn. Special guests include
Justin Hayward and John Maloney. Repeated Saturday 1.30pm
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.