At 6.15 Pause for Thought with Ian Paul.
At 9.15 Pause for Thought with Major Charles King.
A selection of country music, with archive classics and modern recordings. Bob is joined by American "roadhouse rocker" Eve Selis, who performs, live and unplugged, with band members Mark Twang and Jim Soldi.
Classic blues and new releases, plus US blues singer and harmonica player
Charlie Musselwhite with his band.
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Newseries 1/12. Rock'n'roll enthusiast Mark Lamarr returns with a new selection of personal favourites from his vast collection of pop treasures, showcasing lesser-known rock recordings. This kick-starting edition rewinds to 5 July 1954, the day a teenage Elvis Presley recorded That's All Right and Blue Moon of Kentucky as part of what are now the legendary Sun sessions.
Producer Dave Shannon
8/9. Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis scourthe week's media stories for the tickling misfortunes of others. They are abetted by Sue Perkins, Toby Longworth and Mitch Benn. Repeated on Saturday at 1.30pm
Guest Noddy Holder reviews the current television scene.
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FeaturingA Man Called Adam.
Including at 1.30am Pause for Thought with Chick Yuill.
3.30 as 1.30