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1 hour
First broadcast:
Thursday 29 April 2010

Sir Tim Rice continues to celebrate the musical heritage of the United States, reaching Arizona, the Grand Canyon State. This week's featured artists include Rex Allen, Linda Ronstadt, Bing Crosby, Charlie Mingus and Stevie Nicks.

Tim has long been fascinated by the history and geography of America: "The sheer romanticism of the names of the fifty states is poetry to my ears and the opportunity to explore every state of the union through its music, musicians, composers, lyricists and performers is irresistible for me."

"I hope each broadcast, through music old and new, familiar and unexpected, proves an enjoyable slice of American Pie, none quite like the forty-nine others.".

Music Played

7 items
  • Image for Peter Hobbs

    Peter Hobbs American Pie Sig Tune Trap

    N/A, N/A

  • Image for Glen Campbell

    Glen Campbell By The Time I Get To Phoenix

    Glen Campbell Love Songs, MFP

  • Image for Ronstadt & The Stone Poneys, Linda

    Ronstadt & The Stone Poneys, Linda Different Drum

    Different Drum, CAPITOL

  • Image for Rex Allen

    Rex Allen Don't Go Near The Indians


  • Image for Marty Robbins

    Marty Robbins El Paso

    20 Big Country Classics Vol. 6, TRAX

  • Image for Santana

    Santana The Game Of Love

    (CD Single), Arista

  • Image for Curtis Lee

    Curtis Lee Pretty Little Angel Eyes

    Coffee Bar, MFP


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