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Derren Brown and Matthew Morrison - a Svengali and a sweaty Schuester in Swahili!

Duration:
3 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 11 June 2011

Graham was joined in the studio this week by Derren Brown who, as well as talking about his new show 'Svengali', also discussed his love of parrots and why he should never be trusted with a wheelchair.

After 12 Glee's 'Mr Schuester' - AKA Matthew Morrison - discussed the best way to capture sweat, the joys of being dubbed into Swahili and why his mum still does his hair. Oh, and he's on tour as well apparently.

In the latest thrilling installment of 'Grill Graham', 'Mrs F' sought advice for her poor son who was about to wave his girlfriend off to a far-away university, while Mr Norton got very annoyed with Emma's brother's girlfriend (got that?) over a parking ticket dilemma. Take a deep breath Graham.

Jimmy Osmond's 'Long-Haired Lover from Liverpool' was this week's 'I Can't Believe It's Not Better' choice, sent in by 'Rob from Devon'. That's rather vague... no wonder.

'Tune with a Tale' came from Bev Ardley, who brilliantly explained to us that Gene Pitney's '24 Hours from Tulsa' was about a man with very loose morals. You'll never hear the song in quite the same way again!

Music Played

24 items
  • Image for David Bowie

    David Bowie China Girl

    David Bowie - Best Of Bowie, EMI

  • Image for Owl City

    Owl City Alligator Sky

    All Things Bright & Beautiful, Island, 1

  • Image for Dionne Warwick

    Dionne Warwick Do You Know The Way To San Jose?

    The Love Songs Of Burt Bacharach, Polygram Tv

  • Image for Tears for Fears

    Tears for Fears Pale Shelter

    Now 1983 - The Millennium Series, EMI

  • Image for Belle and Sebastian

    Belle and Sebastian Come On Sister

    Promo single, ROUGH TRADE, 1

  • Image for Jimmy James

    Jimmy James and The Vagabonds I'll Go Where Your Music Takes Me

    In The Summertime-Sound Of 70's, Part, Old Gold

  • Image for Teddy Thompson

    Teddy Thompson Delilah

    Bella, Decca, 1

  • 'I Can't Believe It's Not Better' choice of Rob in Devon

    • Image for Jimmy Osmond

      Jimmy Osmond Long Haired Lover From Liverpool

      The Very Best Of The Osmonds, Polydor

  • Image for Dusty Springfield

    Dusty Springfield Stay Awhile

    Dusty- The Silver Collection, Philips

  • Image for Eurythmics

    Eurythmics Thorn In My Side

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

  • Image for Plain White T's

    Plain White T's Boomerang

    (CD Single), Hollywood Records, 1

  • Image for Ultravox

    Ultravox Dancing With Tears In My Eyes

    Greatest Hits Of The 80's (Various), Disky, 12

  • Image for Stevie Nicks

    Stevie Nicks Secret Love

    In Your Dreams, Reprise, 1

  • Image for Imagination

    Imagination Just An Illusion

    Heart Full Of Soul 2 (Various Artist, Global Television

  • Image for Rihanna

    Rihanna California King Bed

    Loud

  • Song choice of Derren Brown

  • Image for Electric Light Orchestra

    Electric Light Orchestra All Over The World

    Light Years - The Very Best Of ELO, Epic

  • Image for Patrick Wolf

    Patrick Wolf House

    (CD Single), Mercury, 1

  • Bev Ardley's 'Tune With A Tale' selection

    • Image for Gene Pitney

      Gene Pitney 24 Hours From Tulsa

      The Love Songs Of Burt Bacharach, Polygram Tv

  • Image for Manic Street Preachers

    Manic Street Preachers So Why So Sad

    (CD Single)

  • Image for The Warblers

    The Warblers When I Get You Alone

    Glee: The Music Presents The Warblers

  • Image for Matthew Morrison

    Matthew Morrison Don't Stop Dancing

    Matthew Morrison

  • Matthew Morrison's song choice

    • Image for Sade

      Sade Smooth Operator

      Walk On - Hits From The Last 2 Decade, Columbia, 2

  • Image for Asa

    Asa Dreamer Girl

    (CD Single), Dramatico, 1

  • DERREN BROWN

    DERREN BROWN

    Master illusionist, Derren Brown.

  • MATTHEW MORRISON

    MATTHEW MORRISON

    Star of Glee, actor and singer, Matthew Morrison.

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