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22/02/2013

Duration:
2 hours, 57 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 22 February 2013

It's the best way to start your weekend by tuning in to the Best Time of the Day Show with Alex. Every Friday is a feelgood Friday which means even more great tunes and inspired daftness to keep you happy through the night.

There is a final track from the Album of the Week, another spin of Record of the Week, more unexpected song selections from Lester's and the Listener's Libraries and Pause for Thought.

Music Played

41 items
  • HOUR 1

    • Image for Glenn Frey

      Glenn Frey The Heat Is On

      Beverly Hills Cop (S/Track), MCA

  • Image for Spiller

    Spiller and Sophie Ellis-Bextor Groovejet (If This Ain't Love)

    (CD Single), Positiva

  • Image for Dido

    Dido No Freedom

    (CD Single), RCA, 1

  • Image for 10cc

    10cc Life Is A Minestrone

    The Very Best Of 10cc, Mercury

  • Image for Bruce Springsteen

    Bruce Springsteen Hungry Heart

    Bruce Springsteen - Greatest Hits, Columbia

  • Image for Tunde Baiyewu

    Tunde Baiyewu Move

    (CD Single), Waking Dreams, 1

  • Image for Johnny Cash

    Johnny Cash A Boy Named Sue

    25 Years Of Rock'n'Roll 1969 (Vol 2), Connoisseur

  • Image for The Crusaders

    The Crusaders Street Life

    The Very Best Of Randy Crawford, Dino

  • RECORD OF THE WEEK from the CD, "AMERICAN SOUL" (Atco) out now

    • Image for Mick Hucknall

      Mick Hucknall Turn Back The Hands Of Time

      (CD Single), SimplyRed.com, 1

  • Image for Boston

    Boston More Than A Feeling

    Rock Of America (Various Artists), Trax Label

  • LESTER'S LIBRARY from the forthcoming COMPILATION, "PROG ROCKS!" (Virgin) out soon

  • Image for Kate Bush

    Kate Bush Hounds Of Love

    Kate Bush - Hounds Of Love, EMI

  • Image for Stereophonics

    Stereophonics Indian Summer

    (CD Single), Stylus Records, 1

  • HOUR 2

    • Image for Donna Summer

      Donna Summer Bad Girls

      Donna Summer - Summer Collection, Mercury

  • Image for Wham!

    Wham! I'm Your Man

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

  • Image for Alicia Keys

    Alicia Keys Brand New Me

    Girl On Fire, RCA

  • Image for Crosby, Stills & Nash

    Crosby, Stills & Nash Marrakesh Express

    Our House (CD Single), Atlantic

  • Image for Eddy Grant

    Eddy Grant I Don't Wanna Dance

    Fantastic 80's Disc 1 (Various Artis, Columbia

  • Image for Bastille

    Bastille Pompeii

    (CD Single), Virgin Records

  • Image for The Police

    The Police Can't Stand Losing You

    The Very Best Of Sting & The Police, A&M

  • Image for Swing Out Sister

    Swing Out Sister Breakout

    Fantastic 80's Disc 1 (Various Artis, Columbia

  • Image for Petula Clark

    Petula Clark Cut Copy Me

    Petula, Sony, 1

  • LISTENER'S LIBRARY from the CD, "BRITISH STEEL" (Columbia) suggested by Terrible Terry in Solihull

  • Image for The Swinging Blue Jeans

    The Swinging Blue Jeans You're No Good

    The Hits Of 1964 (Various Artists), MFP

  • Image for Kid Creole and the Coconuts

    Kid Creole and the Coconuts I'm A Wonderful Thing Baby

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

  • Image for Lynn Anderson

    Lynn Anderson Rose Garden

    PAUSE FOR THOUGHT

    Million Sellers Vol.15 - The Seventie, Disky

  • HOUR 3

    • Image for OMC

      OMC How Bizarre

      Now 34 (Various Artists), Now

  • Image for The Searchers

    The Searchers Sugar & Spice

    The Searchers, MFP

  • Image for Train

    Train Mermaid

    California 37, Columbia, 1

  • Image for Noisettes

    Noisettes Never Forget You

    (CD Single), Mercury, 1

  • Image for The Faces

    The Faces Cindy Incidentally

    (CD Single), Warner Bros

  • Image for Jake Bugg

    Jake Bugg Lightning Bolt

    (CD Single), Mercury, 1

  • Image for The Crystals

    The Crystals He's A Rebel

    The Best Of The Crystals, Phil Spector Int

  • ALBUM OF THE WEEK FROM THE FORTHCOMING CD, "ALL THAT ECHOES" (REPRISE) OUT 25TH FEB

    • Image for Josh Groban

      Josh Groban False Alarms

      All That Echoes, Reprise, 2

  • Image for Status Quo

    Status Quo The Wild Side Of Life

    Whatever You Want - V.Best Of Status, Polygram Tv

  • Image for Eliza Doolittle

    Eliza Doolittle Pack Up

    (CD Single), EMI, 1

  • Image for The Overtones

    The Overtones Love Song

    Higher, Warner Bros, 1

  • Image for Deep Purple

    Deep Purple Strange Kind Of Woman

    The Greatest Hits Of 1971 (Various), Premier

  • LESTER'S LIBRARY from the CD, "The Carpenter" (Island) out now

  • Image for Smokie

    Smokie Living Next Door To Alice

    20 Songs Of Love From The 70's (Vario, MFP

  • Ramp Up The Camp

    • Image for Bombalurina

      Bombalurina Itsy Bitsy Teeny Weeny Yellow Polkadot Bikini

      Fast Forward (Various Artists), Telstar

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