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21st May 2002
Music Live 2002 - What's happening

Music Live 2002
All set for a big sing song
Jubilee Bank Holiday Monday, June 3rd, is party day throughout the UK, and at the heart of the celebrations will be BBC Music Live, bringing the music to the party with an extensive programme of hundreds of free festivals, concerts and events, to which everyone is invited.

Nottinghamshire's no exception with plenty going on in the county.

Nottingham will be a key host with a BBC Music Live Stage in Market Square.

Nottingham City Council has linked up with BBC Radio Nottingham and BBC Music Live to bring hours of musical entertainment to Market Square on Saturday 1st, Sunday 2nd and Monday 3rd June.

Buckingham Palace
By listening to BBC Radio Nottingham you won't miss any of the great music coming out of Buckingham Palace

Saturday 1st June
Bands include Dave Kaye and the Dykons, Fabulous Beat Men, Tennason, Stoned Soul Picnic and Bad Axe.

Sunday 2nd June
There's the chance to come and see Fredi Kofi, Bhangra, the Earl Jackson Bands and T and LaTouche.

Monday 3rd June
It's Music Live Day and a musical look back at the past five decades.
Time travelling bands include Manouka (‘80s music) Sons and Lovers (‘60s), Vince Eager (‘50s), The Avengers (‘60/’70s) and right up to date with last year’s Student Band of the Year, Skinny Sumo.

Over the weekend the cream of BBC Radio Nottingham's presenters will be on stage.

On Saturday Mick Smith will be doing the final hour of his Saturday morning show from Old Market Square before hosting the Music Live stage through the afternoon.

In the evening BBC Radio Nottingham will be broadcasting the classical concert from Buckingham Palace in stereo, starting at 8pm.

Sunday sees Andrew David commentating on the city of Nottingham's tribute to HM the Queen at 12 noon.

During the afternoon Mick Smith will be with the Music Live stage show in Old Market Square.

On the big day itself, Monday 3rd, Sarah Julian will be out in the radio car throughout the day reflecting how Nottinghamshire is celebrating the Jubilee.

We'll be dropping in to the Music live event in Old Market Square and between 2 and 6pm Brian Tansley will be broadcasting the fifty favourite songs from the past fifty years chosen by Radio Nottingham listeners and users of this website.

If you miss the programme you'll be able to check how your favourite song has done by checking out this site.

BBC Radio Nottingham will be broadcasting Buckingham Palace's Pop Concert live between 7pm and 10.30.

Find out more about Music Live.


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