Happy Birthday Tommy Walker
Nick Maes revisits and celebrates The Who's influential rock-opera Tommy, 40 years on.
Featuring interviews with The Who's lead singer Roger Daltrey; Ken Russell, who directed the 1975 film version; Paul Nicholas, who appeared in the film as Cousin Kevin; and Michael Cerveris, star of the 1993 Broadway musical.
The programme recalls Tommy in its various incarnations and considers its cultural and musical value and significance four decades on.
A Whistledown production for BBC Radio 4.