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Blues from the archive and the best of the new releases. Featuring a session from Californian band Lightnin' Willie andthePoorboys.
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by Jeremy Pascall
Six new comedies for radio.

The crew of the rotting ship broadcasting Radio Splash - Britain's 11th most popular pirate radio station - miserably endure each other's foul habits and lack of essential supplies, while trying to be the hippest swashbucklers on the airwaves. Starring Mark Little as Aunty.


Jeremy Pascall
Carol Smith
Mark Little

Rick Parfitt presents a five-part series featuring five decades of the electric guitar and its defining role in pop music. In this first programme he explores how players like Les Paul, Scotty Moore, BB King, Bo Diddley, James Burton and Buddy Holly made guitar-based music that was to inspire a generation.
Producer Alistair McGhee
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Rick Parfitt
Alistair McGhee

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