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06/08/2009

Duration:
3 hours
First broadcast:
Thursday 06 August 2009

With music, chat and features on The Best Time of Day show, including Lester's Library and the Listeners' Library.

Music Played

37 items
  • Image for Alice Cooper

    Alice Cooper Poison

    Free Spirit (Various Artists), Columbia, 7

  • Image for Scissor Sisters

    Scissor Sisters I Don't Feel Like Dancin'

    (CD Single), Polydor

  • Image for Daniel Merriweather

    Daniel Merriweather Impossible

    Love And War

  • Image for Noisettes

    Noisettes Never Forget You

    (CD Single), Mercury, 1

  • Image for Bill Withers

    Bill Withers Lean On Me

    Nightlife II (Various Artists), Solitaire Collection

  • Image for Martina McBride

    Martina McBride Ride

    Shine, Sony Music, 1

  • Image for George Michael

    George Michael Waiting For That Day

    George Michael - Ladies & Gentlemen, Epic

  • Image for The Velvelettes

    The Velvelettes Needle In A Haystack

    Leaders Of The Pack (Various Artists, Polygram Tv, 6

  • Image for Green Day

    Green Day 21 Guns

    (CD Single)

  • LESTER'S LIBRARY - TAKEN FROM 'HATFIELD AND THE NORTH' ON ESOTERIC

  • Image for Lutricia McNeal

    Lutricia McNeal Stranded

    Woman (Various Artists)

  • Image for The Duckworth Lewis Method

    The Duckworth Lewis Method Meeting Mr Miandad

    (CD Single)

  • Image for The Byrds

    The Byrds Mr Tambourine Man

    Fifty Number Ones Of The 60's (Variou, Global Television

  • Image for Shania Twain

    Shania Twain That Don't Impress Me Much

    Now 44 (Various Artists), Virgin

  • Image for Ben's Brother

    Ben's Brother Questions & Answers

    (CD Single)

  • Image for Manfred Mann's Earth Band

    Manfred Mann's Earth Band Davy's On The Road Again

    20 Years Of Manfred Mann's Earthband, Cohesion

  • Image for Madonna

    Madonna The Power Of Goodbye

    Madonna - Greatest Hits Volume 2, Maverick

  • Image for Paolo Nutini

    Paolo Nutini Coming Up Easy

    (CD Single), Atlantic, 1

  • Image for INXS

    INXS Need You Tonight

    The All Time Greatest Rock Songs ..., Columbia

  • Image for Dionne Warwick

    Dionne Warwick Heartbreaker

    Friends & Lovers (Various Artists), K-Tel

  • Image for Reamonn

    Reamonn Moments Like This

    (CD Single)

  • LISTENERS' LIBRARY SUGGESTED BY MICHAEL J HUGHES (TAKEN FROM 'MODERN TIMES' ON COLUMBIA

    • Image for Bob Dylan

      Bob Dylan Thunder On The Mountain

      (CD Single)

  • Image for New Order

    New Order World (The Price Of Love)

    (CD Single), Centredate

  • Image for VV Brown

    VV Brown Shark In The Water

    (CD Single), Island, 1

  • Image for The Beat

    The Beat Mirror In The Bathroom

    The Beat - Beat This!, Sire

  • Image for Pulp

    Pulp Disco 2000

    (CD Single), Island, 6

  • Image for Stevie Wonder

    Stevie Wonder Living For The City

    Stevie Wonder - Song Review, Motown

  • Image for Vagabond

    Vagabond Don't Wanna Run No More

    (CD Single)

  • Image for Coldplay

    Coldplay The Scientist

    (CD Single), Parlophone

  • Image for James Morrison

    James Morrison Nothing Ever Hurt Like You

    (CD Single), Polydor, 1

  • Image for The Boo Radleys

    The Boo Radleys Wake Up Boo!

    Various Artists - Untitled, Global Records & Tapes

  • Image for Kate Bush

    Kate Bush Babooshka

    Kate Bush - The Whole Story, EMI

  • Image for a-ha

    a-ha a-ha - Real Meaning

    Foot Of The Mountain

  • Image for Emmylou Harris

    Emmylou Harris Here There & Everywhere

    Country Moods (Various Artists), Polygram Tv

  • LESTER'S LIBRARY (TAKEN FROM 'JOHNNY THE FOX' ON MERCURY

  • Image for Lenny Kravitz

    Lenny Kravitz Fly Away

    21st Century Rock (Various Artists), Virgin

  • Image for Simply Red

    Simply Red Money's Too Tight (To Mention)

    Now 1985 (Various Artists), Now

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