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: Mo Dutta

: Jonathan Ross

Guests include ex-synth-pop chart star Gary Numan and, performing live, blues-rock singer Sheryl Crow.

Contributors

Unknown: Gary Numan
Singer: Sheryl Crow.

: The Comedy Hour

The Smith Lectures
6/8. Featuring an irreverent lecture on artistic endeavours, plus a tribute to the late Richard Jeni.
1.30 Jammin'
4/6. Panel show that asserts that rock'n'roll is the new comedy. Repeated from Thursday

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Jeni.

: Stuart Maconie

Today's guest is comedian Phil Cool. Stuart Maconie on the Brits: p36

Contributors

Unknown: Phil Cool.
Unknown: Stuart MacOnie

: Dermot O'Leary

Featuring a live session from indie folk-rock-pop sextet Make Model.

: Paul Gambaccini

: Mark Lamarr's Redneck Music

New series 1/4. Mark Lamarr tackles simpleton-and-shotgun stereotypes of redneck country music in this series devoted to the sounds of the mountains, the hillbilly, the banjo and the moonshine still. Bolstered by the recordings of Earl Scruggs, Charlie Louvin, Hank Williams III, Gretchen Peters, Joe Ely and Tom Russell, the series illustrates how the genre owes as much to black slavery as does the blues, as poor whites forged a new sound with banjo playing learned from African slaves. The series starts in what is considered redneck's birthplace - the Tennessee/Virginia border town of Bristol in Appalachia, where in 1927 the renowned Carter family and Jimmie Rodgers were signed to Victor Records.
Radio choices: page 130-131

Contributors

Unknown: Mark Lamarr
Unknown: Earl Scruggs
Unknown: Charlie Louvin
Unknown: Hank Williams Iii
Unknown: Gretchen Peters
Unknown: Joe Ely
Unknown: Tom Russell
Unknown: Jimmie Rodgers
Producer: Rob Alexander

: Russell Brand

Manic chat.

: Bob Harris

Colin Blunstone (ex-Zombies) and Rod Argent (ex-Argent) perform.

Contributors

Unknown: Colin Blunstone

: Pete Mitchell

Singer Alexander O'Neal identifies his favourite soul records.

Contributors

Singer: Alexander O'Neal

: Mo Dutta









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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

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.

Welcome to BBC Genome

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.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

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