Classic blues and the cream of new releases. Jones is joined by English folk musician Shirley Collins who recalls her relationship with American blues archivist and recordist Alan Lomax during the late 50s in the American Deep South. EMAIL: [text removed]
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6/8. Retro-rocker Suzi Quatro spins American rock 'n' roll recordings of the 50s and early 60s, highlighting original rock treatments of older songs.
This edition includes American standards reinvented by the Cleftones and the Lettermen.
And it's been 50 years since the release of Monkey Hips and Rice by R 'n' B act the "5" Royales.
2/6. A satirical and topical chat show in which Clive Anderson invites four big-name guests - including comedians, politicians and journalists - to survey the week's news items.
Repeated on Saturday at 1.30pm
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