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29/01/2013

Duration:
2 hours, 57 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 29 January 2013

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

39 items
  • HOUR 1

  • Image for Billy Ocean

    Billy Ocean Love Really Hurts Without You

    The Greatest Hits Of 1976 (Various), Premier

  • Image for Emeli Sandé

    Emeli Sandé Clown

    (CD Single), Virgin, 5

  • Image for Madonna

    Madonna Secret

    Madonna - Bedtime Stories, Maverick, 15

  • Image for The Jags

    The Jags Back Of My Hand

    Music Of The Year: 1979 (Various), Spectrum

  • Image for Dido

    Dido No Freedom

    (CD Single), RCA, 1

  • Image for Robert Palmer

    Robert Palmer Johnny & Mary

    The Very Best Of Robert Palmer, EMI

  • Image for Faith Hill

    Faith Hill Breathe

    (CD Single), Warner Bros

  • RECORD OF THE WEEK from the forthcoming CD, "GRAFFITI ON THE TRAIN" (Ignition) out March 4th

  • Image for Luther Vandross

    Luther Vandross Never Too Much

    The Love Album (CD 1) (Various Artist, Virgin

  • LESTER'S LIBRARY from the CD, "GREATEST HITS" (Epic)

  • Image for David Bowie

    David Bowie Where Are We Now?

    (CD Single), ISO Records

  • HOUR 2

  • Image for Fleetwood Mac

    Fleetwood Mac Say You Love Me

    The Very Best Of Fleetwood Mac, Warner Strategic Marketi, 13

  • Image for Deacon Blue

    Deacon Blue That's What We Can Do

    (CD Single), Edsel Records

  • Image for Dion

    Dion The Wanderer

    The Wanderers (Original S/Track), Sequel Records

  • Image for Aretha Franklin

    Aretha Franklin and George Michael I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)

    George Michael - Ladies & Gentlemen, Epic

  • Image for Kristina Train

    Kristina Train Lose You Tonight

    (CD Single), Mercury

  • Image for The Cure

    The Cure In Between Days

    The Cure - Staring At The Sea, Fiction

  • Image for Jon Secada

    Jon Secada Just Another Day

    The Love Album (CD 2) (Various Artist, Virgin

  • Image for Al Lewis

    Al Lewis Make A Little Room

    Battles, ALM

  • Image for Van Morrison

    Van Morrison Jackie Wilson Said

    The Very Best Of Van Morrison, Polydor

  • LISTENER'S LIBRARY from the CD, "FLEX" (Stiff) suggested by Mansel Doward in Llanelli, West Wales

  • Image for Strawbs

    Strawbs Lay Down

    Acoustic Moods (Various Artists), Polygram TV

  • Image for Roy Orbison

    Roy Orbison Only The Lonely

    The Best Of Roy Orbison, Columbia, 2

  • HOUR 3

    • Image for Odyssey

      Odyssey Going Back To My Roots

      Greatest Hits, RCA, 6

  • Image for The Crystals

    The Crystals Then He Kissed Me

    The Best Of The Crystals, Phil Spector Int

  • Image for Lawson

    Lawson Learn To Love Again

    (CD Single), Global Talent Records

  • Image for Bryan Ferry

    Bryan Ferry A Hard Rain's Gonna Fall

    The Best Of Bryan Ferry, Virgin

  • Image for P!nk

    P!nk Please Don't Leave Me

    (CD Single), RCA, 1

  • Image for Andy Grammer

    Andy Grammer Keep Your Head Up

    Andy Grammer, S-Curve, 1

  • Image for Bill Wyman

    Bill Wyman Si Si Je Suis Un Rock Star

    Another Slice Of Vintage Cheese (Various Artists), Universal, 1

  • ALBUM OF THE WEEK from the CD, "IN TIME" (Mercury) out 4th February

  • Image for Bette Midler

    Bette Midler From A Distance

    Experience The Divine Mette Midler, Atlantic, 15

  • Image for The Style Council

    The Style Council My Ever Changing Moods

    The Style Council - Greatest Hits, Polydor, 1

  • LESTER'S LIBRARY from the CD, "BLOWN AWAY" (Sony)

  • Image for Jimmy Cliff

    Jimmy Cliff Wonderful World, Beautiful People

    Jukebox 70's Hits -I Got The Music In, Old Gold

  • Image for Bellowhead

    Bellowhead Roll The Woodpile Down

    Broadside, Navigator Records, 003

  • Image for Nancy Sinatra

    Nancy Sinatra These Boots Are Made For Walkin'

    The Greatest Hits Of Nancy Sinatra, Boulevard

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