Episode 3

Image for Episode 3Not currently available on BBC iPlayer

Duration: 30 minutes

Joining Jools on the third show of the series is the UK's female folk star, singer-songwriter Laura Marling, with songs from her current LP A Creature I Don't Know. Legendary American singer and showman Tony Bennett performs a couple of songs at the piano from his newest collection of great American songs.

Also, from Nashville, The Silver Seas, who formed when producer Jason Lehning met singer-songwriter Daniel Tashian, son of 60s garage rock legend Barry Tashian of The Remains. They perform songs from their pop rock album Chateau Revenge, which has been described as reminiscent of late-70s AOR recordings. From Jamaica, Jools is joined by reggae singer Little Roy, who has recorded an album of Nirvana songs entitled Battle For Seattle, reworking and giving the likes of Lithium and Come As You Are a new twist and life.

Also in the studio, US duo Joy Williams and John Paul White - aka The Civil Wars - who met at a Nashville songwriter session and have recently supported Adele on her UK tour.

Music Played

7 items


Jools Holland
Janet Fraser Crook
Series Producer
Alison Howe


BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Added. Check out your playlist Dismiss