Programme Index

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Events that have influenced today's pop music.
Today: Reign of the Pirates
In their heyday, the pirate radio stations helped new artists, new record labels, young independent producers, and promoted new styles of music. In retrospect, most of us tend to ignore their faults and remember only the good points in the way we look back on a summer holiday.'
Introduced by Alan Freeman Written by KEITH SKUES and JOHN PIDGEON


Introduced By:
Alan Freeman
Written By:
Keith Skues
Written By:
John Pidgeon
Tim Blackmore
on BBC Radio 1 England

Chairman Alan Freeman
The search for the boy or girt who knows most about pop music, organised in co-operation with nayc and NABC.
This week, the first semi-final features the four winners from Scotland and the North of England. From Harold House Jewish Youth Centre, Liverpool, Producer TONY HALE BBC Manchester


Alan Freeman

BBC Radio 1 England

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