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1 hour, 55 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 31 March 2010

Simon is joined for a live session by very special guests Scouting For Girls.

The British indie pop trio perform their new single, This Ain't A Love Song, from their latest album, Everybody Wants To Be On TV, which is due for release later in the spring. They also cover Pulp's indie anthem, Common People, as part of Radio 2's Great British Songbook initiative.

Music Played

16 items
  • Image for Eurythmics

    Eurythmics and Aretha Franklin Sisters Are Doin' It For Themselves

    Duets - 36 Of The World's Greatest Ev, Telstar

  • Image for Lissie

    Lissie In Sleep

    Catching A Tiger, Columbia, 1

  • Image for The Drifters

    The Drifters Like Sister & Brother

    Very Best Of Ben E.King & The Drifters, Global Television

  • Image for Madonna

    Madonna Material Girl

    Madonna - The Immaculate Collection, Sire, 2

  • Image for Womack & Womack

    Womack & Womack Teardrops

    And They Danced All Night, Debutante

  • Image for Lady Antebellum

    Lady Antebellum Need You Now

    Need You Now, Capitol Nashville, 1

  • Image for Billy Ocean

    Billy Ocean Red Light Spells Danger

    Billy Ocean - Love Is For Ever (L.I.F, Jive

  • Image for Yvonne Elliman

    Yvonne Elliman If I Can't Have You

    And They Danced The Night Away, Debutante

  • Image for Ry Cooder

    Ry Cooder Little Sister

    Ry Cooder - Bop Till You Drop, Warner Bros

  • Image for Scouting for Girls

    Scouting for Girls This Ain't A Love Song

  • Image for Scouting for Girls

    Scouting for Girls Common People

  • Image for Elvis Costello

    Elvis Costello and The Attractions Oliver's Army

    Fantastic 70's (Various Artists), Sony Tv/Columbia

  • Image for Carole King

    Carole King It Might As Well Rain Until September

    Heartbeat - Forever Yours, Sony

  • Image for Hot Chocolate

    Hot Chocolate Brother Louie

    Hot Chocolate - Their Greatest Hits

  • Image for Aerosmith

    Aerosmith Dude Looks Like A Lady

    Aerosmith - Big Ones, Geffen

  • Image for Sharon Shannon

    Sharon Shannon and Steve Earle The Galway Girl

    (CD Single), The Daisy Label, 1

  • Scouting For Girls

    Scouting For Girls

    Scouting For Girls performed new single 'This Ain't A Love Song' and Pulp cover 'Common People' for Radio 2's Great British Songbook.

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