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04/02/2013

Duration:
2 hours, 57 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 04 February 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

40 items
  • HOUR 1

    • Image for The Monkees

      The Monkees Last Train To Clarksville

      Delilah - Jukebox 60's Hits, Old Gold, 2

  • Image for Kirsty MacColl

    Kirsty MacColl There's A Guy Works Down The Chip Shop...

    Kirsty Maccoll - Galore, Virgin

  • Image for David Bowie

    David Bowie Where Are We Now?

    (CD Single), ISO Records

  • Image for A Flock of Seagulls

    A Flock of Seagulls Wishing (If I Had A Photograph Of You)

    Electric Dreams (Various Artists), Virgin, 6

  • Image for Aswad

    Aswad Shine

    Now 1994 - The Millennium Series, EMI

  • Image for Toploader

    Toploader Turn It Around

    (CD Single), Underdogs Management, 1

  • Image for The Human League

    The Human League Keep Feeling Fascination

    Now 1983 - The Millennium Series, EMI

  • Image for Queen

    Queen Good Old-Fashioned Lover Boy

    A Day At The Races, Island, 8

  • RECORD OF THE WEEK from the forthcoming CD, "ALL THAT ECHOES" (Reprise) out 4th March

  • Image for Taylor Swift

    Taylor Swift Love Story

    (CD Single), Mercury, 1

  • LESTER'S LIBRARY from the CD, "THE YES ALBUM" (Rhino)

    • Image for Yes

      Yes Starship Trooper: Life Seeker

  • Image for James Brown

    James Brown Papa's Got A Brand New Bag

    Originals 2 (Various Artists), Columbia

  • Image for Stereophonics

    Stereophonics Indian Summer

    (CD Single), Stylus Records, 1

  • HOUR 2

    • Image for Belinda Carlisle

      Belinda Carlisle Heaven Is A Place On Earth

      A Place On Earth - Greatest Hits, Virgin

  • Image for Bee Gees

    Bee Gees Stayin' Alive

    Bee Gees - Their Greatest Hits, Polydor

  • Image for Dido

    Dido No Freedom

    (CD Single), RCA, 1

  • Image for The Stranglers

    The Stranglers Golden Brown

    Fantastic 80's Disc 2 (Various Artis, Columbia

  • Image for The 5th Dimension

    The 5th Dimension Wedding Bell Blues

    (Single), Liberty

  • Image for Electric Light Orchestra

    Electric Light Orchestra Don't Walk Away

    Light Years - The Very Best Of ELO, Epic

  • Image for Alicia Keys

    Alicia Keys Brand New Me

    Girl On Fire, RCA

  • Image for Elton John

    Elton John Crocodile Rock

    Elton John Greatest Hits 1970-2002, Mercury

  • Image for Erma Franklin

    Erma Franklin Take A Little Piece Of My Heart

    Shades Of Soul (Various Artists), Global Television

  • Image for Hannah Boleyn

    Hannah Boleyn When You're Gone

    (CD Single), Tudor Gate Records, 1

  • LISTENER'S LIBRARY from the CD, "WHITE FLAMES" (Repertoire) suggested by Christine Stansfield in Congleton, Cheshire

    • Image for Snowy White

      Snowy White Bird Of Paradise

      Best Of The 80's Vol 2 (Various), Crimson

  • Image for Manfred Mann

    Manfred Mann Fox On The Run

    Ages Of Mann, Polygram Tv

  • Image for Kylie Minogue

    Kylie Minogue Can't Get You Out Of My Head

    (CD Single), Parlophone

  • HOUR 3

    • Image for Fleetwood Mac

      Fleetwood Mac Say You Love Me

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

  • Image for The Corrs

    The Corrs Old Town

    (CD Single), Atlantic

  • Image for Bastille

    Bastille Pompeii

    (CD Single), Virgin Records

  • Image for The Crickets

    The Crickets Think It Over

    B.Holly & The Crickets -20 Golden Gre, MCA

  • Image for Be Bop Deluxe

    Be Bop Deluxe Ships In The Night

    Remember The 70's, EMI

  • Image for Kristina Train

    Kristina Train Lose You Tonight

    (CD Single), Mercury

  • Image for 10cc

    10cc Wall Street Shuffle

    Million Sellers Vol.13 - The Seventie, Disky

  • ALBUM OF THE WEEK from the forthcoming CD, "I BELONG TO YOU" (Warner) out 11th February

    • Image for Emilia Mitiku

      Emilia Mitiku You're Not Right For Me

      I Belong To You, Warner Bros, 1

  • Image for Mink DeVille

    Mink DeVille Spanish Stroll

    The Greatest Hits Of 1977 (Various), Premier

  • Image for Carly Simon

    Carly Simon Coming Around Again

    The Very Best Of Carly Simon, Global Television

  • Image for Sugar Minott

    Sugar Minott Good Thing Going (We've Got A Good Thing Going)

    Pleasure Island (Various Artists), Global Records & Tapes

  • LESTER'S LIBRARY (Real World Records)

  • Image for John Ford Coley

    John Ford Coley and England Dan & John Ford Coley I'd Really Love To See You Tonight

    Guilty Pleasures 2 (Various Artists), Sony Music UK

  • Image for Train

    Train Mermaid

    California 37, Columbia, 1

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