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11/02/2009

Duration:
3 hours
First broadcast:
Wednesday 11 February 2009

With his mix of music and banter, Alex Lester makes weekday mornings the best time of the day. Including Pause for Thought.

Music Played

38 items
  • Image for Bee Gees

    Bee Gees Jive Talkin'

    Bee Gees - Their Greatest Hits, Polydor

  • Image for Leona Lewis

    Leona Lewis Better In Time

    (CD Single), Syco Music

  • Image for Daniel Merriweather

    Daniel Merriweather Daniel Merriweather - Change

    (CD Single), Columbia, 1

  • Image for Modjo

    Modjo Lady (Hear Me Tonight)

    Now 47 (Various Artists), Now

  • Image for The Chiffons

    The Chiffons Sweet Talkin' Guy

    Sweet Talkin' Guy - Sound Of 60's Gal, Old Gold

  • Image for Stone Walters

    Stone Walters Trouble

    (CD Single)

  • Image for Sheryl Crow

    Sheryl Crow Steve McQueen

    (CD Single), A&M

  • Image for Marvin Gaye

    Marvin Gaye Abraham, Martin & John

    The Very Best Of Marvin Gaye, Motown

  • Image for Lisa Stansfield

    Lisa Stansfield All Around The World

    The Ivor Novello Winners, EMI

  • Image for Wayne Gidden

    Wayne Gidden I've Changed My Ways

    (CD Single)

  • Image for Patti Smith

    Patti Smith Because The Night

    Rock Of America (Various Artists), Trax Label

  • Image for The Zombies

    The Zombies Time Of The Season

    The Zombies - Odyssey & Oracle, Rock Machine

  • Image for Saint Etienne

    Saint Etienne You're In A Bad Way

    True Brit (Various Artists), Polygram Tv, 5

  • Image for Squeeze

    Squeeze Up The Junction

    Big Squeeze: The Very Best Of Squeeze, Universal/A&M

  • Image for Laura Izibor

    Laura Izibor Shine

    (CD Single)

  • Image for The Mock Turtles

    The Mock Turtles Can You Dig It?

    Drivetime 3 (Various Artists), Dino

  • Image for Sister Sledge

    Sister Sledge He's The Greatest Dancer

    The Last Days Of Disco (Film Soundtra, Columbia

  • Image for Lily Allen

    Lily Allen The Fear

    (CD Single), Regal, 1

  • Image for Roy Orbison

    Roy Orbison Love Hurts

    The Legendary Roy Orbison, Telstar, 5

  • Image for Dexys Midnight Runners

    Dexys Midnight Runners Jackie Wilson Said

    Very Best Of Dexy's Midnight Runners, Mercury

  • Image for James Taylor

    James Taylor James Taylor - It's Growing

    (CD Single)

  • Image for Fleetwood Mac

    Fleetwood Mac Don't Stop

    The Very Best Of Fleetwood Mac, Warner Strategic Marketi, 2

  • Image for Cyndi Lauper

    Cyndi Lauper Girls Just Want To Have Fun

    Fantastic 80's Disc 1 (Various Artis, Columbia

  • Image for Wet Wet Wet

    Wet Wet Wet Sweet Surrender

    The Ultmate 80's Ballads (Various), Polygram Tv

  • Image for Anthoney Wright

    Anthoney Wright No Me Without You

    (CD Single)

  • Image for Tom Jones

    Tom Jones and Mousse T. Sex Bomb

    (CD Single), Gut Records

  • Image for Rickie Lee Jones

    Rickie Lee Jones Chuck E's In Love

    Country Roads (Various Artists), Polygram Tv

  • Image for Annie Lennox

    Annie Lennox Shining Light

    The Annie Lennox Collection, BMG, 1

  • Image for Julian Cope

    Julian Cope World Shut Your Mouth

    Now 1986 - The Millennium Series, Now

  • Image for Bill Withers

    Bill Withers Lovely Day

    It's Cool (Various Artists), Parlophone

  • Image for Bananarama

    Bananarama Venus

    Fantastic 80's - 3 (Various Artists), Sony Tv/Columbia

  • Image for Slade

    Slade Mama Weer All Crazee Now

    The Greatest Hits Of 1972 (Various), Premier

  • Image for Ray LaMontagne

    Ray LaMontagne You Are The Best Thing

    (CD Single), 14th Floor Records, 1

  • Image for Beverley Knight

    Beverley Knight Shoulda Woulda Coulda

    (CD Single), Parlophone

  • Image for CCS

    CCS Tap Turns On The Water

    The Greatest Hits Of 1971 (Various), Premier

  • Image for Empire of the Sun

    Empire of the Sun Walking On A Dream

    (CD Single), Virgin, 1

  • Image for Big Mountain

    Big Mountain Baby I Love Your Way

    No Greater Love (Various Artists), Global Records & Tapes

  • Image for The Jam

    The Jam A Town Called Malice

    Jam Story, Universal

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