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21/06/2009

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Sunday 21 June 2009

Johnnie Walker celebrates the 70s by playing classic tracks from both sides of the Atlantic and speaking to Ralph McTell about the story behind his 1974 hit Streets of London.

The programme also features archive sessions and revisits Johnnie's popular quiz, Pop The Question.

Music Played

23 items
  • Image for Elton John

    Elton John Teacher I Need You

    Dont Shoot Me Im Only The Piano Player, Mercury, 5281542

  • Image for Bachman-Turner Overdrive

    Bachman-Turner Overdrive You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet

    Collection, Spectrum, 5444292

  • Image for Ringo Starr

    Ringo Starr Photograph

    Ringo, Capitol, CAP95637.2

  • Image for The Rolling Stones

    The Rolling Stones The Rolling Stones - Dead Flowers

    Sticky Fingers, Commercial Marketing, 2701562

  • Image for Carly Simon

    Carly Simon You're So Vain

    Reflections: Greatest Hits, Warners, 8122789702

  • Image for Mike Oldfield

    Mike Oldfield Tubular Bells

    Tubular Bells, Mercury, 2703541

  • Image for Ralph McTell

    Ralph McTell Streets Of London

    Definitive Collection, High Point, HPO6016

  • Image for Lindisfarne

    Lindisfarne Run For Home

    Very Best Of, Virgin, CDV3009

  • Image for The Rolling Stones

    The Rolling Stones The Rolling Stones - Tumbling Dice

    Exile On Main St., Rolling Stones Records, COC 69100

  • Image for The Jam

    The Jam In The City

    Very Best Of, Polydor, 5374232

  • Image for Bobby Bloom

    Bobby Bloom Montego Bay

    The Bobby Bloom Album, Polydor, 2310 058

  • Image for Gloria Gaynor

    Gloria Gaynor Never Can Say Goodbye

    Best Of, Pegasus, PEGCD211

  • Image for Creedence Clearwater Revival

    Creedence Clearwater Revival Who'll Stop The Rain

    Chronicle: 20 Greatest Hits: Volume 1, Concord, 1800022

  • Image for Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers

    Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers American Girl

    Greatest Hits, Island, 1774395

  • Image for Stevie Wonder

    Stevie Wonder Higher Ground

    Definitive Collection, Island, 665022

  • Image for David Bowie

    David Bowie Changes

    Best Of, EMI, 5398212

  • Image for The Rolling Stones

    The Rolling Stones The Rolling Stones - It's Only Rock N Roll

    Its Only Rock N Roll, Commercial Marketing, 2701559

  • Image for Desmond Dekker

    Desmond Dekker You Can Get It If You Really Want

    Best Of, Metro, METRDCD597

  • Image for Bob Seger

    Bob Seger We've Got Tonight

    Greatest Hits, Capitol, CDEST2241

  • Image for Roberta Flack

    Roberta Flack Killing Me Softly

    Very Best Of, Warners, 8122733322

  • Image for Elvin Bishop

    Elvin Bishop Fooled Around And Fell In Love

    20th Century Masters: Millennium Collection, Import, AA3145895292

  • Image for The Rolling Stones

    The Rolling Stones The Rolling Stones - Miss You

    Some Girls, Commercial Marketing, 2701566

  • Image for Cheap Trick

    Cheap Trick Surrender

    Original Album Classics, BMG, 88697295562

  • This Week's Show

    Johnnie speaks to Ralph McTell about his huge, 1974 hit, "Streets of London" and Chrissie Hynde chooses her favourite track from the 1970s.

  • Ralph McTell

    Ralph McTell

  • Coming Up - 28 June

    Johnnie speaks to Ray Davies of The Kinks.

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