Culture Studio Picks

Culture Studio Picks

Janice Forsyth’s pick of key events in Scottish cultural life. From theatre to T in the Park, ballet to Strictly Ballroom, each weekday afternoon between 2.05pm until 4pm.

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  • CSPicks:27 Feb 15:Val McDermid

    Fri, 27 Feb 15

    Duration:
    21 mins

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    30 days remaining

    Crime writer Val McDermid and reporter Clem Hitchcock talk about the Wellcome Exhibition Forensics: The Anatomy of Crime, based around Val's book of the same name.

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  • 26 Feb 15: Film Review - ‘It Follows’

    Thu, 26 Feb 15

    Duration:
    10 mins

    Available:
    29 days remaining

    Today we review the hotly anticipated, indie chiller, ‘It Follows’ with Film Critics, Peter Ross and Nicola Balkind.

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  • 25 Feb 15: Fay Fife, Nicola Meighan

    Wed, 25 Feb 15

    Duration:
    15 mins

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    Fay Fife from The Rezillos and music journalist Nicola Meighan review the new memoir from Sonic Youth front woman, Kim Gordon- Girl in a Band.

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  • 24 Feb 2015 : Kate Tempest

    Tue, 24 Feb 15

    Duration:
    15 mins

    Available:
    27 days remaining

    Janice talks to award-winning poet, playwright and rapper Kate Tempest about the many facets of her work. To hear full versions of the songs played by Kate's band, visit The Culture Studio page on the BBC Radio Scotland website.

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  • 23 Feb 15: The Real Face of Burns?

    Mon, 23 Feb 15

    Duration:
    17 mins

    Available:
    26 days remaining

    Curator Sheilagh Tennant and artists Robert Mach and Adrian Wiszniewski discuss our fascination with Robert Burns' appearance as a new exhibition 'The Real Face of Burns?' opens at the Burns Birth Place Museum in Ayr.

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  • 20 Feb 15: William McIlvanney

    Fri, 20 Feb 15

    Duration:
    20 mins

    Available:
    23 days remaining

    Janice Forsyth interviews author William McIlvanney about a new documentary film of which he is the subject

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  • 19 Feb 15: Film Review; "While We're Young"

    Thu, 19 Feb 15

    Duration:
    10 mins

    Available:
    22 days remaining

    On The Culture Studio today, Janice Forsyth discusses the Gala Opening film from the Glasgow Film Festival – ‘While We’re Young’ with Film critics, Siobhan Synnot and Alison Kerr.

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  • 18 Feb 15: Books to Read Before they Hit the Big Screen

    Wed, 18 Feb 15

    Duration:
    13 mins

    Available:
    21 days remaining

    Books to Read Before they Hit the Big Screen- film critic Andrea Mullaney and book editor at The Skinny Alan Bett discuss page to screen adaptations.

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  • 17 Feb 15 : Andy Burrows

    Tue, 17 Feb 15

    Duration:
    12 mins

    Available:
    20 days remaining

    Janice Forsyth talks to singer/songwriter Andy Burrows on his new double A side single release – All this I’ve heard before and Watch me fall again from his new album Fall Together Again.

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  • 16 Feb 15 : Iain Banks’ poems

    Mon, 16 Feb 15

    Duration:
    11 mins

    Available:
    19 days remaining

    A new book of poems by Iain Banks and Ken MacLeod is out today. Ken and critic Stuart Kelly discuss it with Janice.

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