With folk, roots and acoustic sounds. Tonight's guest is Free Reed Records head Neil Wayne , who chats about the label's new collection of remastered CDs featuring artists such as Martin Carthy , June Tabor , John Kirkpatrick , Peter Bellamy , the Old Swan Band and the Watersons. Mike selects four of his favourite tracks from the series.
Repeated on Friday at 3am
Contrasting soul and R&B tracks goingbacktothe 1960s with modern recordings by hip-hop and neo-R&B artists inspired by the classics.
Featuring a live acoustic set from soul-folk-pop singer Asa, tracks by Nina Simone and Milton Wright , and a spotlight on Ray Charles 's 1957 self-titled debut LP.
Repeated on Saturday at 2am
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