A special edition, from Wembley for the Live Earth music event
Guests include comic actor
Harry Shearer , whose credits include This Is Spinal Tap and The Simpsons, in which he voices many characters, most memorably Mr Burns.
6/6. Zany show in which host
Rob Deering and Russell Howard combine stand-up, sketches and music and make unconventional demands on the studio audience. With comedic boosts from Katherine Jakeways , Simon Brodkin , Colin and Fergus, Tim Key and Paul Foot.
Russell Brand reports live from London on the global warming movement's answer to Live
Aid. Anchored backstage at the new Wembley Stadium with regular accomplices Matt Morgan and Mr Gee. the TV presenter and stand-up introduces live music from here and abroad as part of the international event raising awareness of climate change. Pop, rock and R&B acts scheduled to appear include
Madonna, Foo Fighters, Red Hot
Chili Peppers, Damien Rice , Corinne Bailey Rae and Snow Patrol. Expect to hear interviews with many performers as well as other famous people who happen to be around.
Andrew Duncan talks to Al Gore : p13 Meet the performers: page 14 Spinal Tap interview: page 20 Music choice: page 134
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