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26/02/2009

Duration:
3 hours
First broadcast:
Thursday 26 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

37 items
  • Image for David Bowie

    David Bowie Ashes To Ashes

    David Bowie - Best Of Bowie, EMI

  • Image for Asia

    Asia Heat Of The Moment

    Various Artists - New Frontiers, Temple Records

  • Image for Empire of the Sun

    Empire of the Sun Walking On A Dream

    (CD Single), Virgin, 1

  • Image for Eagles

    Eagles One Of These Nights

    The Best Of Eagles, Asylum

  • Image for The Supremes

    The Supremes You Keep Me Hanging On

    Diana Ross & The Supremes - 40 Motown, Polygram Tv

  • Image for Lemar

    Lemar Weight Of The World

    (CD Single), Epic, 1

  • Image for Double

    Double The Captain Of Her Heart

    The Greatest Love (Disc 1), Telstar

  • Image for Dandy Livingstone

    Dandy Livingstone Rudy A Message To You

    Young Gifted & Black (Various), Trojan

  • Image for Morrissey

    Morrissey I'm Throwing My Arms Around Paris

    (CD Single), Decca, 1

  • Image for KT Tunstall

    KT Tunstall Saving My Face

    (CD Single), Relentless

  • Image for Counting Crows

    Counting Crows Mr Jones

    (CD Single), Geffen

  • Image for Stone Walters

    Stone Walters Trouble

    (CD Single)

  • Image for Traveling Wilburys

    Traveling Wilburys Handle With Care

    (CD Single), Wilbury

  • Image for Ike Turner

    Ike Turner and Tina Turner Nutbush City Limits

    The Greatest Hits Of 1973 (Various), EMI

  • Image for Jools Holland and Louise Marshall

    Jools Holland and Louise Marshall I Went By

    The Informer

  • Image for Pigbag

    Pigbag Papa's Got A Brand New Pigbag

    Club Classics From The 80's (Various), Disky

  • Image for Toto

    Toto Hold The Line

    Driving Rock (Various Artists), Global Records & Tapes

  • Image for Take That

    Take That Up All Night

    (CD Single), Polydor, 1

  • Image for Gabrielle

    Gabrielle Sunshine

    (CD Single), Go Beat

  • Image for Jackson Browne

    Jackson Browne Running On Empty

    The Next Voice You Hear - Jackson Bro, Elektra

  • Image for Ray LaMontagne

    Ray LaMontagne You Are The Best Thing

    (CD Single), 14th Floor Records, 1

  • Image for Split Enz

    Split Enz I Got You

    And Then She Kissed Me Vol.1 (Various, Debutante

  • Image for The Beat

    The Beat Can't Get Used To Losing You

    The Best Of, Go-Feet

  • Image for Will Young

    Will Young Let It Go

    (CD Single)

  • Image for Argent

    Argent Hold Your Head Up

    (Single), Epic, 2

  • Image for Steve Miller Band

    Steve Miller Band Abracadabra

    The Very Best Of The Steve Miller Ban, Arcade Records

  • Image for The Associates

    The Associates Party Fears Two

    Generation 80's (Various Artists), Ocho/Union Square

  • Image for Glen Campbell

    Glen Campbell These Days

    Meet Glen Campbell, Capitol, 5

  • Image for All About Eve

    All About Eve Martha's Harbour

    The No.1 Acoustic Rock Album (Variou, Polygram Tv

  • Image for U2

    U2 Get On Your Boots

    (CD Single), Mercury, 1

  • Image for Madness

    Madness One Better Day

    Madness - Divine Madness, Virgin

  • Image for Cyndi Lauper

    Cyndi Lauper Girls Just Want To Have Fun

    Fantastic 80's Disc 1 (Various Artis, Columbia

  • Image for Chris Rea

    Chris Rea I Can Hear Your Heartbeat

    The Best Of Chris Rea, East West Records

  • Image for Pet Shop Boys

    Pet Shop Boys Love etc.

    (CD Single), Parlophone, 1

  • Image for Sister Sledge

    Sister Sledge He's The Greatest Dancer

    The Last Days Of Disco (Film Soundtra, Columbia

  • Image for Icehouse

    Icehouse Hey Little Girl

    Greatest Hits Of The 80's (Various), Disky

  • Image for Roxy Music

    Roxy Music Virginia Plain

    Bryan Ferry/Roxy Music - Street Life, Eg

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