And at 6.15 Pause for Thought with Michelle Marken in Northern Ireland.
Brian Matthew with hits and B-sides.
The Smith Lectures
7/10. Irreverent series showcasing Professor Emeritus Arthur Smith.
This week's "On the Town" lecture features archive snips from Pablo Francisco , Jo Caulfield , Graeme Garden , Greg Proops and others.
1.30 The Powder Room
3/6. Comedy with Julia Morris , Gina Yashere and Lucy Porter.
Repeated from Thursday
Sitting in for Dermot O'Leary with a live set from Death Cab for Cutie.
Music aficionado Mark Lamarr escapes to the South by Southwest music festival in Austin, Texas, where he takes a guided musical tour down the landmark Sixth Street with Brian Hofeldt (of Austin's top twanging band the Derailers). Plus a special live session from bluegrass quintet the Boxcar Preachers and live sets recorded at the festival.
To coincide with this year's
South by Southwest music festival in Texas, Lone Star resident and songwriter Darden Smith explores the state's rich and varied musical landscape.
Contributors include Lyle Lovett , Kris Kristofferson , Steve Earle , Joe Ely , Terry Allen , Rodney Crowell ,
Natalie Maines (of the Dixie Chicks) and Delbert McClinton.
Producer Julia Hayball
Stuart Maconie presents highlights from South by Southwest, with music by Morrissey, Ray Davies, Goldfrapp and Richard Hawley.
Including at 2.30 Pause for Thought with Michelle Marken in Northern Ireland.
6.15 as 2.30