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28/11/2012

Duration:
2 hours, 57 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 28 November 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

41 items
  • HOUR 1

    • Image for The Real Thing

      The Real Thing You To Me Are Everything

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

  • Image for Huey Lewis and the News

    Huey Lewis and the News Hip To Be Square

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

  • Image for Taylor Swift

    Taylor Swift Red

    Red, Mercury

  • Image for Gnarls Barkley

    Gnarls Barkley Crazy

    (CD Single), Warner Bros

  • Image for Johnny Kidd & The Pirates

    Johnny Kidd & The Pirates Shakin' All Over

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

  • Image for Robbie Williams

    Robbie Williams Different

    (CD Single), Island, 4

  • Image for Gabrielle

    Gabrielle Dreams

    Now 1993 - The Millennium Series, EMI

  • Image for The Wailers

    The Wailers and Bob Marley One Love / People Get Ready

    Bob Marley & The Wailers - Legend, Island

  • RECORD OF THE WEEK from the CD, "COMPANY" (Pias) out now

    • Image for Andy Burrows

      Andy Burrows Hometown

      (CD Single), Play It Again Sam UK, 1

  • Image for Diana Ross

    Diana Ross Upside Down

    And They Danced The Night Away Volume 2 CD2, Debutante

  • Image for Rainbow

    Rainbow Since You've Been Gone

    And The Road Goes On Forever Vol 1, Debutante

  • LESTER'S LIBRARY from the CD, "OBSERVATOR" (Essential) out now

  • Image for The Turtles

    The Turtles Happy Together

    Heartbeat - The 60's Gold Collection, Global Television

  • Image for Jenn Bostic

    Jenn Bostic Jealous Of The Angels

    (CD Single), Absolute, 1

  • HOUR 2

    • Image for The Police

      The Police Spirits In The Material World

      The Police - Message In A Box (Cd 3), A&M

  • Image for k.d. lang

    k.d. lang Constant Craving

    The No.1 Acoustic Rock Album (Variou, Polygram Tv

  • Image for The Rolling Stones

    The Rolling Stones Doom & Gloom

    (CD Single), Polydor

  • Image for Bill Withers

    Bill Withers Lovely Day

    It's Cool (Various Artists), Parlophone

  • Image for Nanci Griffith

    Nanci Griffith and Jimmy Buffett I Love This Town

    Nanci Griffith - Hearts In Mind, Universal Music TV

  • Image for Mika

    Mika The Origin Of Love

    The Origin Of Love, Island

  • Image for Eddie Floyd

    Eddie Floyd Knock On Wood

    Rediscover The 60's & 70's (Various), Old Gold

  • Image for Bon Jovi

    Bon Jovi You Give Love A Bad Name

    Bon Jovi - Slippery When Wet, Mercury, 2

  • Image for Beth Hart

    Beth Hart Bang Bang Boom Boom

    (CD Single), Provogue

  • Image for Bee Gees

    Bee Gees Secret Love

    The Bee Gees - Their Greatest Hits, Polydor

  • LISTENER'S LIBRARY from the CD, "ALL THEIR GREATEST HITS: 1991 - 2001" (Warner) suggested by Anna Mercer, Somerset

  • Image for Sam Cooke

    Sam Cooke Wonderful World

    Sam Cooke - The Man & His Music, RCA

  • Image for Dolly Parton

    Dolly Parton Better Get To Livin'

    (CD Single), Universal, 1

  • HOUR 3

    • Image for The Miracles

      The Miracles and Smokey Robinson I Second That Emotion

      Dancing In The Street (Various Artis, Universal Music Tv

  • Image for Sheryl Crow

    Sheryl Crow Everyday Is A Winding Road

    Top Gear Anthems (Various Artists), Virgin

  • Image for Coldplay

    Coldplay Hurts Like Heaven

    (CD Single), Parlophone, 1

  • Image for David Essex

    David Essex Gonna Make You A Star

    70's Number Ones Vol 3, Old Gold

  • Image for Faith Hill

    Faith Hill This Kiss

    New Hits 99 (Various Artists), Global Television

  • Image for Paul Carrack

    Paul Carrack From Now On

    Good Feeling, Carrack-UK

  • Image for Fun Boy Three

    Fun Boy Three and Bananarama Really Saying Something

    Bananarama - Deep Sea Skiving, London

  • ALBUM OF THE WEEK from the CD, "RIGHT TIME RIGHT PLACE" (Sony) out now

    • Image for Olly Murs

      Olly Murs Dear Darlin

      Right Place Right Time, Sony, 4

  • Image for Sam Brown

    Sam Brown Stop!

    Woman (Various Artists), Polygram Tv/Sony Tv

  • Image for Prince

    Prince Rock And Roll Love Affair

    (CD Single), NPG Records

  • Image for Ike Turner

    Ike Turner and Tina Turner Proud Mary

    What You See Is What You Get, Start

  • LESTER'S LIBRARY from the forthcoming CD, "LIFE IN EASY STEPS" (Demonblue) out 28th January 2013

  • Image for Shaggy

    Shaggy Oh Carolina

    Shaggy - The Best Of Shaggy Part 1, Virgin

  • Image for Bobby Darin

    Bobby Darin Mack The Knife

    Songs Of The Century (Disc 1), Global Records & Tapes

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