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3 hours
First broadcast:
Thursday 10 December 2009

Quality music and engaging conversation from Lynn Parsons, sitting in for Alex Lester.

Music Played

36 items
  • Image for The Rolling Stones

    The Rolling Stones Let's Spend The Night Together

    The Rolling Stones - Forty Licks, Abkco

  • Image for REO Speedwagon

    REO Speedwagon Can't Fight This Feeling

    Burning Hearts (Various Artists), Telstar

  • Image for Norah Jones

    Norah Jones Chasing Pirates

    (CD Single), Blue Note, 1

  • Image for Simply Red

    Simply Red Your Mirror

    Simply Red Greatest Hits, East West Records

  • Image for The Kinks

    The Kinks Lola

    The Kinks - The Definitive Collection, Polygram Tv

  • Image for Richard Hawley

    Richard Hawley Open Up Your Door

    (CD Single), Mute, 1

  • Image for Enya

    Enya Orinoco Flow

    The Singer & The Song (Various Artis, Stylus

  • Image for The Lightning Seeds

    The Lightning Seeds The Life Of Riley

    Sense - The Lightning Seeds, Virgin

  • Image for Thea Gilmore

    Thea Gilmore That'll Be Christmas

    (CD Single), Fullfill, 1

  • Image for D’Angelo

    D’Angelo D'Angelo - When We Get By

    Brown Sugar

  • Image for Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu

    Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu Gurrumul History (I Was Born Blind)

    (CD Single)

  • Image for Joe Jackson

    Joe Jackson Steppin' Out

    Now 1983 - The Millennium Series, EMI

  • Image for Spiller

    Spiller and Sophie Ellis-Bextor Groovejet (If This Ain't Love) (feat. Sophie Ellis-Bextor)

    (CD Single), Positiva

  • Image for Michael Bublé

    Michael Bublé Hold On

    Crazy Love, Reprise, 1

  • Image for Fatback Band

    Fatback Band I Found Lovin'

    The Greatest 80's Soul W/Ender (Va), Warner Strategic Market

  • Image for Sister Sledge

    Sister Sledge He's The Greatest Dancer

    The Last Days Of Disco (Film Soundtra, Columbia

  • Image for Susan Boyle

    Susan Boyle You'll See

    I Dreamed A Dream

  • Image for Sir Terry Wogan and Aled Jones

    Sir Terry Wogan and Aled Jones Sir Terry Wogan and Aled Jones - Silver Bells

    (CD Single), TOGs Calendar, 1

  • Image for Shania Twain

    Shania Twain Forever And For Always

    (CD Single), Mercury

  • Image for John Lennon

    John Lennon #9 Dream

    The John Lennon Collection, Parlophone

  • Image for Simple Minds

    Simple Minds Waterfront

    Glittering Prize - Best Of Simple Min, Virgin

  • Image for Bryan Adams

    Bryan Adams Heaven

    Bryan Adams - Reckless, A&M

  • Image for Barry Manilow

    Barry Manilow Christmas Is Just Around The Corner

    In The Swing Of Christmas, Sony Music, 1

  • Image for Cliff Richard

    Cliff Richard We Don't Talk Anymore

    Cliff Richard - Private Collection, EMI

  • Image for Roxy Music

    Roxy Music Over You

    Bryan Ferry/Roxy Music - Street Life, Eg

  • Image for Dionne Bromfield and Zalon Thompson

    Dionne Bromfield and Zalon Thompson Ain't No Mountain High Enough

    (CD Single), Island, 2

  • Image for Bruce Springsteen

    Bruce Springsteen Waitin' On A Sunny Day

    (CD Single), Columbia

  • Image for Gene Pitney

    Gene Pitney Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart

    Gene Pitney - The Collection, Castle

  • Image for Dame Shirley Bassey

    Dame Shirley Bassey Apartment

    The Performance

  • Image for New Order

    New Order True Faith '94

    (CD Single), London

  • Image for Paloma Faith

    Paloma Faith Do You Want The Truth Or Something Beautiful?

    (CD Single), Epic, 1

  • Image for Empire of the Sun

    Empire of the Sun We Are The People

    (CD Single), Virgin, 1

  • Image for Silje

    Silje Tell Me Where You're Going

    Tell Me Where You're Going

  • Image for Was (Not Was)

    Was (Not Was) Walk The Dinosaur

    (Single), Fontana

  • Image for Davy Knowles & Back Door Slam

    Davy Knowles & Back Door Slam Coming Up For Air

    (CD Single)

  • Image for The Beat

    The Beat Can't Get Used To Losing You

    The Best Of, Go-Feet


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