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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  • 20 Nov 14: David Hockney

    Thu, 20 Nov 14

    12 mins

    30 days remaining

    Today award-winning film maker, Randall Wright discusses his new documentary on the artist David Hockney - simply entitled ‘Hockney’.

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  • CSPicks:19 Nov 14: Nickelback

    Wed, 19 Nov 14

    9 mins

    29 days remaining

    Multi-platinum Canadian rock band Nickelback are fast approaching their 20th year in the business and are still going strong with the release of their brand new album, No Fixed Address. The group has sold more than 50 million albums worldwide and are the second best-selling foreign act in the USA of the 21st century—second to The Beatles. Band members Chad Kroeger and Ryan Peake joined Janice for a chat.

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  • 18 Nov 14: David Eustace

    Tue, 18 Nov 14

    21 mins

    28 days remaining

    Bingo caller and prison guard turned celebrity photographer David Eustace tells Janice Forsyth about a retrospective of his work.

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  • 17 Nov 14:Lauren Child

    Mon, 17 Nov 14

    15 mins

    27 days remaining

    Lauren Child is a multi-million selling and award-winning author whose books, including the Charlie and Lola and Clarice Bean series are loved by children all over the world. Lauren talks to Janice about the latest volume in another series, the Ruby Redfort books - ‘Feel The Fear’

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  • CSPicks:13 Nov 14: John Waters

    Thu, 13 Nov 14

    15 mins

    23 days remaining

    On The Culture Studio today, Janice Forsyth hears from the man who gave bad taste a good name! The American filmmaker who gave us Hairspray, Pink Flamingos and Cecil B. Demented – John Waters will be telling her about his ‘hitch-hiking adventures’ .

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  • 12 Nov 14: Dave Grohl

    Wed, 12 Nov 14

    11 mins

    22 days remaining

    Dave Grohl, lead vocalist, rhythm guitarist and lead songwriter of Foo Fighters joins Janice to talk about their new album and TV series, which he directed, Sonic Highways.

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  • CSPicks:11 Nov 14:Ulurich Gerhartz/ Steinway

    Tue, 11 Nov 14

    14 mins

    21 days remaining

    Janice Forsyth speaks to Ulrich Gerhartz from Steinway & Sons, who gives her a tour of BBC Scotland’s own grand piano.

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  • 10 Nov 14: Trevor Royle

    Mon, 10 Nov 14

    16 mins

    20 days remaining

    In his new book 'Isn't All This Bloody?' military historian and author, Trevor Royle, has brought together a huge range of material by Scots writing during the first world war - including poetry, fiction, non fiction and letters - showing not only what was going on at the time but also the impact that it had on Scottish literature and the rise of nationalism.

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  • 07 Nov 14: Hansa Studios

    Fri, 7 Nov 14

    19 mins

    17 days remaining

    Janice Forsyth chats to Eduard Meyer who engineered David Bowie's recordings at Hansa Studios, and tour manager Thilo Schmied talks about all the music stars who recorded there.

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  • 06 NOV 14: Stiff Records Richard Balls

    Thu, 6 Nov 14

    16 mins

    16 days remaining

    On The Culture Studio today we explore the history of Stiff Records, with the author of "Be Stiff", Richard Balls.

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