Wednesday 7 March 2012, 09:00
As we celebrate the 70th birthday of John Cale, here's a piece of superb radio from the BBC archive.
Listen here to Cale's appearance on Desert Island Discs from 22 February 2004.
His choices included songs from Bob Dylan, his former band The Velvet Underground, Brian Wilson, The Beatles, Elbow, Leonard Cohen, John Tavener and Peter Gabriel.
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