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3 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 24 October 2009

Join the 3.46 club with your early morning host Richard Allinson.

Richard celebrates British songwriting with an hour of classic songs, including archive live tracks from Radio 2's Great British Songbook.

Music Played

32 items
  • Image for The Beatles

    The Beatles Back In The USSR

    The Beatles : 1967-1970, Apple, 1

  • Image for Jamie Cullum

    Jamie Cullum I'm All Over It

    (CD Single), Decca, 1

  • Image for Genesis

    Genesis Tell Me Why

    Genesis - We Can't Dance, Virgin

  • Image for The Bangles

    The Bangles Walk Like An Egyptian

    Take A Break (Various Artists), Columbia

  • Image for Stereophonics

    Stereophonics Innocent

    (CD Single), V2, 1

  • Image for Anita Baker

    Anita Baker You're My Everything

    (CD Single)

  • Image for Barry White

    Barry White Never Never Gonna Give Ya Up

    25 Years Of Rock `n' Roll - 1974, Connoisseur

  • Image for Katherine Jenkins

    Katherine Jenkins Bring Me To Life

    (CD Single)

  • Image for Archie Bell & The Drells

    Archie Bell & The Drells Here I Go Again

    The Best Northern Soul All-Nighter (V, Virgin

  • Image for Cheryl Cole

    Cheryl Cole Fight For This Love

    (CD Single), Polydor, 1

  • Image for Alesha Dixon

    Alesha Dixon The Boy Does Nothing

    (CD Single), Asylum, 1

  • Image for Yes

    Yes Owner Of A Lonely Heart

    Top Gear 2 - Various Artists, Columbia

  • Image for The Bangles

    The Bangles Manic Monday

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

  • Image for Daniel Merriweather

    Daniel Merriweather Water & A Flame (feat. Adele)

    Love And War, Columbia, 1

  • Image for Thunder

    Thunder Gimme Some Lovin'

    Red Hot Metal

  • Image for The Cardigans

    The Cardigans Lovefool

    The All Time Greatest Movie Songs, Columbia/Sony Tv

  • Image for Janet Jackson

    Janet Jackson Someone To Call My Lover

    (CD Single), Virgin

  • Image for Matt Monro

    Matt Monro Born Free

    The Best Of John Barry: Themeology, Columbia

  • Image for Ingrid Michaelson

    Ingrid Michaelson Maybe


  • Image for The Bangles

    The Bangles If She Knew What She Wants

    Best Of The Bangles, Columbia

  • Image for Aztec Camera

    Aztec Camera Oblivious

    The Best Of Aztec Camera, Warner E.S.P.

  • Image for The Proclaimers

    The Proclaimers I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)

    Now 13, Part 2 (Various Artists), Now

  • Image for Sharleen Spiteri

    Sharleen Spiteri Should I Stay Or Should I Go (Great British Songbook)

  • Image for Texas

    Texas I Don't Want A Lover

    Texas - The Greatest Hits, Mercury

  • Image for Franz Ferdinand

    Franz Ferdinand Take Me Out

    Crash! Indie Anthems 1982-2004 (Var), BMG

  • Image for Big Country

    Big Country In A Big Country

    Without The Aid Of A Safety Net, EMI

  • Image for Paolo Nutini

    Paolo Nutini Pencil Full Of Lead

    (CD Single), Atlantic, 1

  • Image for The Blue Nile

    The Blue Nile Tinseltown In The Rain

    A Walk Across The Rooftops, Linn, 2

  • Image for Amy Macdonald

    Amy Macdonald Mr Rock & Roll

    (CD Single), Vertigo

  • Image for The Associates

    The Associates Party Fears Two

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

  • Image for Deacon Blue

    Deacon Blue Love & Regret

    Deacon Blue- Our Town (Greatest Hits), Columbia

  • Image for Altered Images

    Altered Images Don't Talk To Me About Love

    Wave Party (Various Artists), Columbia

  • The 3:46 Club

    Terri is up at 3:46 because her man Tony has taken her out for the night in his truck and when they get back they'll be signing the paperwork for their new house!!!

    Ellayne in Llandudno just woke up at two and cant get back to sleep. Now she’s on her fifth cup of tea. Maybe a break from the caffeine might help Ellayne.

    Andy Hayes in Derbyshire is Packing & getting ready to drive for seven hours to Forfar for a birthday party this evening.

  • The Main Event

    Dan and Chris are on their way to the British Military Fitness event in a coffee van.

    It is going to be a special Saturday for Natasha for two main reasons:
    1) Her daughter is having her 8 birthday party.
    2) It’s the beginning of the teachers' half term relief.
    I’m guessing Natasha is a teacher then…


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