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: Sarah Kennedy

: Ken Bruce

: Jeremy Vine

: Steve Wright

: Chris Evans

: Desmond Carrington

With a tribute to composer/lyricist Sandy Wilson (The 3oy Friend).

Contributors

Unknown: Sandy Wilson

: Mark Radcliffe and Stuart Maconie

Tonight's guests are Portishead's Geoff Barrow and Adrian Utley ahead of their new album, Third.

Contributors

Unknown: Geoff Barrow
Unknown: Adrian Utley

: Nigel Ogden

: Who Knows Where the Time Goes? The Sandy Denny Story

Bob Harris explores the life, music and legacy of folk-rock star Sandy Denny , who died 30 years ago yesterday, aged 31. Discussing her legendary status as singer and songwriter for Fairport Convention and her solo work are guitarist/songwriter
Richard Thompson , Maddy Prior (of Steeleye Span), Dave Pegg and Simon Nicol (of Fairport Convention), Dave Cousins (of the Strawbs), producer Joe Boyd and Robert Plant , who discusses Sandy's vocal contribution to the 1971 Led Zeppelin track The Battle of Evermore.
Producer Neil Myners See tomorrow at 7pm

Contributors

Unknown: Sandy Denny
Songwriter: Richard Thompson
Unknown: Dave Pegg
Unknown: Simon Nicol
Unknown: Dave Cousins
Producer: Joe Boyd
Producer: Robert Plant
Producer: Neil Myners

: The Cowboy's Last Ride

1/4. Tom Russell explores the links between American cowboy culture and the "cowboy song", from early folk songs of the plains to the first real cowboy recordings.
Citing contemporary USA as "bland, boring, one big strip mall", Russell searches for the last cowboys, from the borderlands of Juarez to the National Cowboy Poetry Festival in Elko. The series aired first in 2007.

Contributors

Unknown: Tom Russell

: Janice Long

: Alex Lester









About this project

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.

To read scans of the Radio Times magazines from the 1920s, 30s, 40s and 50s, you can navigate by issue.

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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