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The Day the Music Died
6/8. Satirical series that takes aim at the music industry. Presented by Andrew Collins with accomplices Jon Holmes and Robin Ince.
1.30 Radio Rivron
1/6. Musician and writer Rowland Rivron presents a light-hearted music show with lively guests and unusual features. The series kicks off with guests Glenn Tilbrook , Vic Reeves and Katie Melua. There's also a sideways glance at the lyrics of pop duo Go West.
Repeated from Thursday

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Presented By:
Andrew Collins
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Jon Holmes
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Robin Ince.
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Rowland Rivron
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Glenn Tilbrook
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Vic Reeves
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Katie Melua.

2/2. Film-maker, actor, musician and reggae aficionado Don Letts pays tribute to Trojan Records, which since the late 1960s has been hugely instrumental in introducing Jamaican rocksteady and reggae music to the British public. The label's roster has included Jimmy Cliff , John Holt , Ken Boothe , Bob and Marcia, and Dave and Ansel Collins. This two-pa rter explores the UK's history and experience of reggae. Phill Jupitus on Desmond Dekker : page 36

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Don Letts
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Jimmy Cliff
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John Holt
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Ken Boothe
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Ansel Collins.
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Phill Jupitus
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Desmond Dekker

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