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Martyn Lewis sits in for
Brian and investigates the top issue of the day. Give your views on what's in the news by phoning him on [number removed]. LINES OPEN from 6.00pm
Producers Anne Freeman and Jennifer Teague


Martyn Lewis
Anne Freeman
Jennifer Teague

Mike Hurst , the former Springfields guitarist and singer who joined Decca as a producer, continues his three-part documentary detailing the rise and fall of the record label.
2: As Big Bands Turn to Rock 'n' Roll
This week, the birth of the LP record, the balladeers are champion; Mantovani sells millions in the US, Jimmy Young sells millions in the UK and rock 'n' roll sells millions everywhere.
Producer Alan Roberts


Mike Hurst
Jimmy Young
Alan Roberts

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