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23/01/2012

Duration:
2 hours, 57 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 23 January 2012

Fight off those Monday blues by tuning in to Alex on the Best Time of the Day Show for a dose of night-owl comedy and fantastic music. There is a new Record and Album of the Week, Pause for Thought, two more unexpected tracks from Lester's Library and one from you from the Listener's Library. Beware, the Drums of Pun or the Mallet of Stupidity could go off at any time. You have been warned!

Music Played

41 items
  • HOUR 1

    • Image for Genesis

      Genesis Invisible Touch

      Genesis - Turn It On Again, Virgin

  • Image for Gloria Jones

    Gloria Jones Tainted Love

    The Best Northern Soul All-Nighter (V, Virgin

  • Image for Ren Harvieu

    Ren Harvieu Through The Night

    (CD Single), Island, 1

  • Image for The Searchers

    The Searchers Needles & Pins

    (Single), Pye

  • Image for Jimmy Nail

    Jimmy Nail Ain't No Doubt

    Now That's What I Call Music Vol.22, Now

  • Image for The Brilliant Things

    The Brilliant Things Dance

    (CD Single), Spokes Records, 1

  • Image for Tavares

    Tavares Heaven Must Be Missing An Angel

    20 Songs Of Love From The 70's (Vario, MFP

  • Image for Adele

    Adele Cold Shoulder

    (CD Single), XL

  • RECORD OF THE WEEK from the CD, "LETTERS" (Columbia)

  • Image for Marillion

    Marillion Kayleigh

    The 80's Love Album (Various Artists, Virgin

  • LESTER'S LIBRARY from the CD, "BETWEEN THE DEVIL & THE DEEP BLUE SEA" (Roadrunner)

  • Image for Lorna Bennett

    Lorna Bennett Breakfast In Bed

    Reggae Love Songs (Various Artists), Sanctuary

  • Image for Tony Bennett

    Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga The Lady Is A Tramp

    Duets II, Columbia, 1

  • Image for Olly Murs

    Olly Murs Dance With Me Tonight

    In Case You Didn't Know, Epic, 24

  • HOUR 2

    • Image for The Beach Boys

      The Beach Boys Wouldn't It Be Nice

      The Best Of The Beach Boys (CD 1), EMI, 3

  • Image for Coldplay

    Coldplay Viva La Vida

    Viva La Vida Or Death & All His Friends, Parlophone, 1

  • Image for Maverick Sabre

    Maverick Sabre No One

    Lonely Are The Brave, Mercury, 1

  • Image for George Michael

    George Michael and Mary J. Blige As (feat. Mary J. Blige)

    George Michael - Ladies & Gentlemen, Epic

  • Image for The Crickets

    The Crickets Oh Boy

    That's Rock'n'Roll (Various Artists), EMI

  • Image for Nerina Pallot

    Nerina Pallot All Bets Are Off

    Year Of The Wolf, Geffen, 1

  • Image for Aerosmith

    Aerosmith Love In An Elevator

    Aerosmith - Big Ones, Geffen

  • Image for Eric Clapton

    Eric Clapton Promises

    The Cream Of Eric Clapton, Polydor

  • Image for Mary Wells

    Mary Wells My Guy

    Dancing In The Street (Various Artis, Universal Music Tv

  • Image for Duran Duran

    Duran Duran Save A Prayer

    Now 1982 - The Millennium Series, Now

  • LISTENER'S LIBRARY from the CD, "AFFIRMATION" (Parlophone) suggested by Richard Knight

  • Image for UB40

    UB40 Cherry Oh Baby

    More Greatest Hits Of 80's (Various), Disky

  • Image for Chris Isaak

    Chris Isaak Live It Up

    Beyond The Sun, Rhino, 1

  • HOUR 3

    • Image for Men at Work

      Men at Work Down Under

      Fantastic 80's Disc 1 (Various Artis, Columbia

  • Image for Linda Ronstadt

    Linda Ronstadt (Love Is Like A) Heatwave

    GREATEST HITS, Asylum

  • Image for Emeli Sandé

    Emeli Sandé Next To Me

    (CD Single), Virgin, 1

  • Image for AC/DC

    AC/DC Highway To Hell

    AC/DC - Highway To Hell, Albert

  • Image for Donna Summer

    Donna Summer Bad Girls

    Donna Summer - Summer Collection, Mercury

  • Image for Nik Kershaw

    Nik Kershaw The Riddle

    The Essential Nik Kershaw, Spectrum

  • Image for Dusty Springfield

    Dusty Springfield I Just Don't Know What To Do With Myself

    Dusty- The Silver Collection, Philips

  • ALBUM OF THE WEEK from the CD, "HIGH CEILINGS AND COLLAR BONES" (Decca) out Feb 6th

    • Image for Juan Zelada

      Juan Zelada The Blues Remain

      High Ceilings & Collarbones, Decca, 2

  • Image for Freddie McGregor

    Freddie McGregor Just Don't Want To Be Lonely

    Reggae Love Songs (Various Artists), Sanctuary

  • Image for Linda Lyndell

    Linda Lyndell What A Man

    Stax 50th Anniversary Collection (Various Artists), Stax

  • Image for China Crisis

    China Crisis Wishful Thinking

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

  • LESTER'S LIBRARY from the forthcoming CD, "RELEASE ME" (Humphead) out Feb 27th

  • Image for Eurythmics

    Eurythmics Right By Your Side

    Eurythmics - Greatest Hits, RCA

  • Image for Smokie

    Smokie Living Next Door To Alice

    20 Songs Of Love From The 70's (Vario, MFP

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