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: Zoe Ball

: Liza Tarbuck and Huey Morgan

Sitting in for Jonathan Ross.

: Pick of the Pops

Dale Winton counts down the charts from this week in 1969 and 1985.


Unknown: Dale Winton

: Dermot O'Leary

Ivor Novello Award-winning indie London band Athlete (Wires) perform live to coincide with the release of their new album
Black Swan. Plus a live set by Mr Hudson (ex-Mr Hudson and the Library), whose new solo album Straight No Chaser was co-produced by US hip-hop artist Kanye West.


Unknown: Ivor Novello
Unknown: Black Swan.
Unknown: Mr Hudson

: Going Out with Alan Carr

Interactive party-spirited show.

: Paul Gambaccini

US hits.

: The G-Word

Another chance to hear Radio 2's ode to gothic rock (aka goth) - a genre of moody, introspective, ethereal, non-chirpy and at times droney music that emerged during the post-punk era of the late 1970s. Goths were swathed in black from head to toe, and identified with the "dark" pop of Siouxsie and the Banshees, Bauhaus, The Cure and Sisters of Mercy. Andrew Collins explores the origins and myths of goth, and looks at its modern incarnations (eg Marilyn Manson), including its cult pull with disaffected (and occasionally violent) suburban American youth. With input from
Banshees Siouxsie Sioux and Steve Severin , ex-chart star Gary Numan , Peter Hook (ex-Joy Division), film director Tim Burton and regulars of Soho's Batcave club: Peter Murphy and David J (of Bauhaus) and Jon Klein (of Specimen).


Unknown: Andrew Collins
Unknown: Steve Severin
Unknown: Gary Numan
Unknown: Peter Hook
Director: Tim Burton
Unknown: Peter Murphy
Unknown: Jon Klein

: Bob Harris

Soul-inspired indie Los Angeles act Whispertown 2000 perform a live set.

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.

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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