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Martin Stephenson plays live, and Robert Cray is in session

Duration:
2 hours, 57 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 21 October 2012

Bob's old friend Martin Stephenson, much lauded for his work in the 1980s on the Kitchenware record label (also home to Prefab Sprout), is back with the Daintees for a new tour, new album and a solo session tonight.

Robert Cray is rightly considered to be one of the greatest guitarists of his generation. The winner of 5 Grammys plays a semi electric session tonight and talks about his new album 'Strong Persuader'.

Music Played

32 items
  • Image for Led Zeppelin

    Led Zeppelin Rock and Roll

    4, ATLANTIC, 7567-82638-2

  • Image for Rival Sons

    Rival Sons Keep On Swinging

    Head Down, MOSH, 450CD

  • Image for Steppenwolf

    Steppenwolf Born To Be Wild

    Born To Be Wild, TELSTAR, TCD-2524

  • Martin Stephenson on Bob Harris

    • Image for James Morrison

      James Morrison Sweet Cheerwine

      Artist: Jim Hornsby Artist: Martin Stephenson

    • Image for James MORRISON

      James MORRISON Little Red Bottle

      Artist: Jim Hornsby Artist: Martin Stephenson

  • Image for Frank Zappa

    Frank Zappa Peaches En Regalia

    The Best Of Frank Zappa, Rykodisc, RCD-10588

  • Image for The Shadows

    The Shadows Apache

    The First 20 Years At The Top, EMI, CDSHAD-2

  • Martin Stephenson on Bob Harris Part 2

    • Image for James MORRISON

      James MORRISON Wholly Humble Heart

      Artist: Jim Hornsby Artist: Martin Stephenson

  • Image for Roy Buchanan

    Roy Buchanan Sweet Dreams

    Roy Buchanan, POLYDOR, 831-413-2

  • Image for Kevin Ayers

    Kevin Ayers Stranger In Blue Suede Shoes

    The Best Of, HARVEST, CDP 7-92618 2

  • Image for Steely Dan

    Steely Dan Reelin' In The Years

    Can't Buy A Thrill, MCA, MCAD-37040

  • Image for Gabrielle Aplin

    Gabrielle Aplin Please Don't Say You Love Me

    Cd Single, Parlophone, 123

  • Image for Beth Orton

    Beth Orton Candles

    Sugaring Season, ANTI CD, 87118

  • Image for Ruarri Joseph

    Ruarri Joseph Severed Dreams RECORDING

    Shoulder To The Wheel, Pip, PIPCD-003

  • Image for Keb’ Mo’

    Keb’ Mo’ Muddy Water

    Slow Down, OKEH, 49-1613 2

  • Image for Sam Cooke

    Sam Cooke You Send Me

    Portrait Of A Legend, ABKCO, 9807-446

  • Image for The Classics

    The Classics Till Then

    The Golden Age Of American Rock 'n' Roll Doo Wop Edition, ACE, CDCHD-1000

  • Image for Milo Greene

    Milo Greene What's The Matter

    Milo Greene, Atlantic Chopshop, 531469

  • Image for Michelle Nadia

    Michelle Nadia Firefly

    CD single, ODE Records, CD Manu 5108

  • Image for Lori McKenna

    Lori McKenna Fireflies

    Pieces Of Me, CATALYST, 70-01-2

  • Image for Tasmin Archer

    Tasmin Archer Sleeping Satelite

    Great Expectations, Virgin, CDEMC-3624

  • Image for Thrum

    Thrum The Exciter

    Elettrorama, na, na

  • Image for Bobby

    Bobby "Blue" Bland Ain't No Love

    Dreamer, ABC, ABCL-5053

  • Image for The Storys

    The Storys Bob Harris Jingle

    Single, NA, na-00

  • Image for Little Walter

    Little Walter Juke

    The Chess Story, CHESS, 380596-2

  • Robert Cray with Richard Cousins On Bob Harris

    • Image for Robert Cray

      Robert Cray (Won't Be) Coming Home

      Artist: Richard Cousins

    • Image for Robert Cray

      Robert Cray Side Dish

      Artist: Richard Cousins

  • Image for Howlin’ Wolf

    Howlin’ Wolf Smokestack Lightning

    The Best of Howlin' Wolf, MCA, 001-001

  • Image for Jimi Hendrix

    Jimi Hendrix May This Be Love

    Are You Experienced, POLYDOR, 847 2-34-2

  • Robert Cray and Richard Cousins on Bob Harris Part 2

    • Image for Robert Cray

      Robert Cray I'm Done Cryin'

      Artist: Richard Cousins

  • Image for The Robert Cray Band

    The Robert Cray Band Fix This

    Nothin' But Love, Provogue, PRD 73775

  • Image for John Lee Hooker

    John Lee Hooker Boom Boom

    Boom Boom, POINTBLANK, VPBCD-12

  • Robert Cray

    Robert Cray

    photo by Jeff Katz

  • Martin Stephenson

    Martin Stephenson

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