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A Mind Vowel

Duration:
2 hours, 57 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 09 October 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

31 items
  • Image for Bon Jovi

    Bon Jovi Livin' On A Prayer

    Music Of The Millennium (Various), Universal Music Tv, 1

  • Image for Paul McCartney

    Paul McCartney New

    New, Virgin/EMI

  • Image for The Clash

    The Clash Should I Stay Or Should I Go

    Now 19 (Various Artists), Now

  • Image for Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark

    Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark Sailing On The Seven Seas

    OMD: The Singles, Virgin, 17

  • Image for John Lennon

    John Lennon Whatever Gets You Through The Night

    John Lennon - Lennon Legend, Parlophone

  • Image for Rubylux

    Rubylux I Don't Want Paradise

    (CD Single), Luxury-B Records, 1

  • Image for King

    King Love & Pride

    The Ultimate Eighties (Various), Hit Records

  • Image for Sheila & B. Devotion

    Sheila & B. Devotion Spacer

    Best Disco Album In The World...Ever!, Virgin

  • Image for Cher

    Cher I Hope You Find It

    Closer To The Truth, Warner Bros, 001

  • Image for Otis Redding

    Otis Redding and Carla Thomas Tramp

    Atlantic Soul (Various Artists), Warner E.S.P.

  • Image for UB40

    UB40 and Chrissie Hynde Breakfast In Bed

    Now 13, Part 1 (Various Artists), Now

  • Image for Lawson

    Lawson Juliet

    (CD Single), Polydor, 1

  • Image for Tina Turner

    Tina Turner What's Love Got To Do With It

    No Greater Love (Various Artists), Global Records & Tapes

  • Image for AC/DC

    AC/DC You Shook Me All Night Long

    AC/DC - Back In Black, EMI

  • Image for Cliff Richard

    Cliff Richard Devil Woman

    Cliff Richard - 40 Golden Greats, EMI

  • Image for Kings of Leon

    Kings of Leon Wait For Me

    Mechanical Bull, Columbia, 1

  • Image for Steve Earle

    Steve Earle Copperhead Road

    Steve Earle - Toe The Line, MCA, 1

  • Image for T. Rex

    T. Rex Ride A White Swan

    Million Sellers Vol.18 - The Seventie, Disky

  • Image for Del Amitri

    Del Amitri Nothing Ever Happens

    Waking Hours, Universal, 010

  • Image for Ian Dury

    Ian Dury and The Blockheads Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick

    Fantastic 70's (Various Artists), Sony Tv/Columbia

  • Image for Sheryl Crow

    Sheryl Crow My Favourite Mistake

    (CD Single), A&M

  • Image for Eliza Doolittle

    Eliza Doolittle Let It Rain

    (CD Single), Parlophone, 1

  • Image for The Spencer Davis Group

    The Spencer Davis Group Gimme Some Lovin'

    Fontana: Chapter 1. The Birth (60's), Fontana, 3

  • Image for Prince

    Prince and The Revolution Let's Go Crazy

    Prince - The Very Best Of, Warner Bros

  • Image for Lisa Stansfield

    Lisa Stansfield Can't Dance

    (CD Single), Monkeynatra, 001

  • Image for Pluto Shervington

    Pluto Shervington Dat

    Young Gifted & Black (Various), Trojan

  • Image for Lissie

    Lissie Can't Take It Back

    Back To Forever, Columbia, 11

  • Image for Zoe

    Zoe Sunshine On A Rainy Day

    Awesome 2 - Various Artists, Columbia

  • Image for Blue Öyster Cult

    Blue Öyster Cult Don't Fear The Reaper

    Chart Show Ultimate Rock - Various, Hit

  • Image for Norah Jones

    Norah Jones Sunrise

    (CD Single), Blue Note

  • Image for Moby

    Moby and Wayne Coyne The Perfect Life

    (CD Single), Little Idiot

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