Featuring after 11.30 throughout the week Tracks of My Years, in which ex-Marillion singer Fish (aka Derek Dick) picks his ten top discs. Plus a week-long spotlight on Hard Candy - Madonna's new album.
4/6. Paul Gambaccini charts the history of American label Elektra Records, created by Jac Holzman in 1950. This edition recalls the orchestral experiments heard on 1967 and 1968 landmark albums such as Judy Collins 's Wildflowers - featuring the pop-hit version of Joni Mitchell 's Both Sides Now - Tim Buckley 's Goodbye and Hello (with Once I Was), Tom Rush 's The Circle Game and Love's Forever
Changes, which peaked at number 154 on the US albums chart but went on to great acclaim.
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.