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10/04/2012

Duration:
2 hours, 57 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 10 April 2012

There's only one way to get through the night with a smile and that's with Alex, AKA the Dark Lord, on the Best Time of the Day Show.

There will be another track from the Album of the Week, another spin of Record of the Week, two more tracks from Alex's eclectic CD collection in the Lester's Library, a selection from you from the Listener's Library and Pause for Thought.

Alex is armed with the Drums of Pun, the Mallet of Stupidity and the Squeal of Campery; you won't get the chance to even think about sleeping!

Music Played

38 items
  • HOUR 1

  • Image for Sam & Dave

    Sam & Dave Hold On I'm Coming

    Atlantic Soul (Various Artists), Warner E.S.P.

  • Image for Carrie Underwood

    Carrie Underwood Good Girl

    Blown Away, Sony Music, 1

  • Image for Eric Clapton

    Eric Clapton Change The World

    Pause For Thought

    (CD Single), Reprise

  • Image for Go West

    Go West Call Me

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

  • RECORD OF THE WEEK (Conehead)

  • Image for Suzanne Vega

    Suzanne Vega Luka

    (CD Single), Reprise

  • Image for Plan B

    Plan B Prayin'

    The Defamation Of Strickland Banks, Atlantic, 1

  • Image for Strawbs

    Strawbs Lay Down

    Acoustic Moods (Various Artists), Polygram TV

  • LESTER'S LIBRARY from the forthcoming CD, "10 STORIES TALL" (Preachers Son)

  • Image for The Coasters

    The Coasters Charlie Brown

    Atlantic Soul (Various Artists), Warner E.S.P.

  • Image for Olly Murs

    Olly Murs Oh My Goodness

    In Case You Didn't Know, Epic, 1

  • Image for Asia

    Asia Heat Of The Moment

    Various Artists - New Frontiers, Temple Records

  • HOUR 2

    • Image for The Crusaders

      The Crusaders Street Life

      The Very Best Of Randy Crawford, Dino

  • Image for Julian Lennon

    Julian Lennon Too Late For Goodbyes

    The Greatest Love Vol.2 (Various), Charisma

  • Image for Paul Weller

    Paul Weller That Dangerous Age

    (CD Single), Island, 1

  • Image for Johnny Nash

    Johnny Nash Tears On My Pillow

    The Greatest Hits Of 1975, EMI

  • Image for Alison Krauss

    Alison Krauss and Union Station Baby Now That I've Found You

    Now That I've Found You - A Collectio, Rounder Records

  • Image for Bon Jovi

    Bon Jovi Bad Medicine

    (Single), Vertigo, 2

  • Image for Marlon Roudette

    Marlon Roudette New Age

    (CD Single), Universal, 1

  • Image for Zoe

    Zoe Sunshine On A Rainy Day

    Awesome 2 - Various Artists, Columbia

  • Image for Boy Meets Girl

    Boy Meets Girl Waiting For A Star To Fall

    The All Time Greatest Movie Songs, Columbia/Sony Tv

  • LISTENER'S LIBRARY from the CD, "YOUNG GIFTED AND BLACK" (Trojan) suggested by Jenny Lamb from Birmingham

    • Image for Lord Tanamo

      Lord Tanamo I'm In The Mood For Ska

      Young Gifted & Black (Various), Trojan

  • Image for Roberta Flack

    Roberta Flack Feel Like Making Love

    The Best Of Roberta Flack, Atlantic, 5

  • Image for Gerry Rafferty

    Gerry Rafferty Right Down The Line

    Gerry Rafferty - Right Down Line, EMI

  • HOUR 3

  • Image for Nanci Griffith

    Nanci Griffith and Jimmy Buffett I Love This Town

    Nanci Griffith - Hearts In Mind, Universal Music TV

  • Image for Coldplay

    Coldplay Charlie Brown

    (CD Single), Parlophone, 1

  • Image for The Everly Brothers

    The Everly Brothers Walk Right Back

    The Everly Brothers - Perfect Harmony, Knight Records

  • Image for Womack & Womack

    Womack & Womack Love Wars

    Soul Years: 1984 (Various Artists), Knight Records

  • Image for Maverick Sabre

    Maverick Sabre I Used To Have It All

    (CD Single), Mercury, 1

  • ALBUM OF THE WEEK from the forthcoming CD, "MARLEY: ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK" (Island) out April 16th

  • Image for The S.O.S. Band

    The S.O.S. Band Just Be Good To Me

    The History Of Dance Vol. 2 (Various Artists), Connoisseur Collection

  • Image for Robin Thicke

    Robin Thicke Love After War

    (CD Single), Star Track, 1

  • Image for Dina Carroll

    Dina Carroll Ain't No Man

    The Love Album II (Various Artists), Virgin

  • LESTER'S LIBRARY from the CD, "RAY CHARLES" (Time Inc)

  • Image for Eagles

    Eagles Take It Easy

    The Best Of Eagles, Asylum

  • Image for T.I.

    T.I., Martina McBride and Kid Rock Care

    Born Free, Atlantic, 5

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