Lenny Kravitz pays tribute to Curtis Mayfield's life and achievements.
Jarvis Cocker looks at Kraftwerk and their influence on the music industry.
Jarvis Cocker presents the story of the influential German band and their contemporaries.
Documentary about the Manchester music scene.
Nicky Campbell presents a profile of Marc Bolan.
Classic and cutting-edge music, with live sessions and archive performances
Marc's on a mission to educate and entertain with classic tracks and cutting edge music
Rewind with Marc Riley.
Maria Elena Holly talks to Don McLean about her eight-month marriage to Buddy Holly.
80s music enthusiast and Wall of Sound label boss Mark Jones goes back to the phuture.
Mary Anne Hobbs welcomes you to the waking world with the definitive weekend soundtrack.
Bruce Dickinson looks back at rock history.
Bruce Dickinson presents a profile of the virtuoso blues-rock guitarist.
John Wilson talks to musicians about their career-defining albums.
Mat Horne reveals his music nerd side.
Mark Radcliffe celebrates the misfits, rebels and originals that shaped music.
Mark Radcliffe looks back at The Velvet Underground, the influential band led by Lou Reed.
Paul McCartney discusses his career with presenter Mike Read.
Glen Matlock presents the story of one of the UK's most enduring rock bands.
The Thing About Syd. Mark Radcliffe remembers the life and music of Syd Barrett.
Coverage of the prestigious Mercury Prize awards for the best UK album of the year
Documentaries and features from the archive.
Craig Charles explores Miles Davis' controversial electric period from 1969-1975.
Chris Coco tells the story of chillout music and traces its origins.
Four shows presented by British actors and directors
Various presenters take over 6 Music for a month of Sundays.
Pete Mitchell explores the history and music of Detroit, home of US soul music.
Neil Hannon explores the illustrious 30-year career of Jeff Lynne.
Celebrating 6 Music Classic Album of the Day artists, Muse. Plus the story of Kraftwerk.
Steve Lamacq looks at the band Muse.
Stuart Maconie looks back at the pioneering work of the British Electric Foundation.
A look back over the last week with the latest gossip from the music world
John Sebastian explores the creative influence of Greenwich Village in New York
Famous musicians talk about their lives, careers and favourite pieces of music.
The late John Peel picks his ten favourite records and talks to Andy Peebles.
The Led Zeppelin vocalist chooses his favourite records.
Phill Jupitus takes a look at the life and death of the enfant terrible of punk.
Natasha has a host of great top tunes and quirky features.
Great features and tunes on 6 Music's weekend breakfast show
Music, entertainment, games and guests with Nemone.
Nemone plays new and old skool dance, electronica, beats, breaks, funk and hip hop.
Tom Robinson traces the legacy of the punk rock explosion of the mid-seventies.
Mark Radcliffe tells the story of New Order.
New Order perform live at Festival No 6 in Portmeirion.
DJs including Andrew Weatherall, Orbital and Caribou soundtrack the final moments of 2010.
A look at Nirvana's second album Nevermind and Suede's This is London.
6 Music celebrates 10 years of music, culture and life.
Tom Robinson curates the listening choices of 6 Music listeners.
Mark Radcliffe takes a canny look at the trials and tribulations of the Gallaghers.
Bob Harris celebrates 40 years of Whistle Test with live music and star interviews
Nemone looks at the music and musicians who soundtracked the 2012 Games.
Craig Charles tells the story of George Clinton's career.
Stuart Maconie assesses of the life and music of American soul legend Otis Redding.
6 Music takes a look at the musical influences of some of the UK's most successful writers
Documentary telling the story of Britpop band Blur.
Stuart Maconie's profile of one of the most important British groups of the 1990s.
Pat Nevin, former international footballer and life long muso, spins his favourite tracks.
Documentary about singer-songwriter Paul Simon.
Documentary about the Who guitarist.
Peter Serafinowicz, the comedian, writer and music fanatic, takes over Saturday morning.
Paul Gambaccini presents the story of the Philadelphia music scene.
Stuart Maconie tells the story of the Madchester scene.
BBC sessions and live performances selected from the archive by the band themselves.
Those closest to Phil Lynott remember his life and work.
The band perform a live set at the Liverpool Echo Arena as part of 5 Live's Big Day Out.
A companion programme to The Record Producers.
The Sex Pistols guitarist takes over the airways.
Producer Craig Leon tells the story of American punk rock from the 1960s onwards.
Both New York and London have claimed the punk movement as their own, but who is right?
Tom Robinson celebrates the unlikely alliance between punk and reggae.
Gary Moore charts the rise of Jimi Hendrix from session musician to global superstar.
The story of the singer, songwriter and musician.
Mica Paris tells the story of Prince.
The Queens forage through the musical undergrowth to track a particular genre or theme
Roger Daltrey assesses the influence of rocker and personal hero Gene Vincent.
Roger Daltrey assesses the influence of his rock 'n' roll hero, Gene Vincent.
Intelligent music, conversation and a variety of guests every weekday afternoon.
Steve Lamacq's 2003 profile of the influential band.
Steve Lamacq presents an in-depth profile of the influential band.
Stuart Maconie celebrates an extraordinary life in music.
Lauren looks at how music developed in the first decade of this century.
Bob Harris tells the story of the brilliant singer-songwriter.
Series exploring the work of individuals who have had a lasting impact on popular music
Nicky Chinn and Mike Chapman discuss their work with the likes of Sweet and Suzi Quatro.
An extended version of the Record Producers series, featuring new and exclusive material
Jack White reflects on his life and journey from altar boy to international rock star.
Journalist and broadcaster Paul Sexton travels to Memphis to tell his story.
Poet Mr Gee talks to a series of musical guests about their relationship with poetry.
Richard Bacon takes over 6 Music on Saturday