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With The Blockheads

2 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 07 December 2013

Liz chats to legendary rock act The Blockheads as they celebrate their 35th year, who were fronted by Ian Dury until his death in 2000. The band have just released their new album Same Horse Different Jockey.
They formed in 1977 and enjoyed great success whilst fronted by Ian Dury. Since Ian's death they have released 2 studio and 1 live albums. Same Horse Different Jockey is their first album for 4 years, and is due for release on the 23rd of November 2013, thirty five years to the day that the bands first and only number one "Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick" was released.

Liz also gives listeners the chance to show-off their musical knowledge with themed tune suggestions and chats to a listener about their favourite album in All Killer No Filler, which this week comes from Whipping Boy.

Music Played

23 items
  • Image for LCD Soundsystem

    LCD Soundsystem Drunk Girls

    CD SINGLE, DFA/Parlophone, 1

  • Image for R.E.M.

    R.E.M. Don't Go Back To Rockville


  • Image for The Stepkids

    The Stepkids Sweet Salvation

    Stones Throw Records

  • Image for Gymslips

    Gymslips Drink Problem - BBC Session 01/09/1982

  • Image for Lizzo

    Lizzo Batches & Cookies

    Totally Gross National Product

  • Image for XTC

    XTC Statue Of Liberty


  • Image for Air

    Air Sexy Boy

    Source Records

  • Image for The Stranglers

    The Stranglers Peaches


  • Image for Arctic Monkeys

    Arctic Monkeys One For The Road

    Domino Recording Co Ltd

  • Image for The Shamen

    The Shamen Ebeneezer Goode

    Ebeneezer Goode, Telstar

  • Image for Stetsasonic

    Stetsasonic Talkin' All That Jazz

    Tommy Boy Music

  • Image for Poliça

    Poliça Spilling Lines

    Shulamith, Memphis Industries

  • Image for Frankie Goes to Hollywood

    Frankie Goes to Hollywood Relax

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

  • Image for Placebo

    Placebo Nancy Boy

    Hut Music

  • Image for Pixies

    Pixies Another Toe In The Ocean


  • Image for Whipping Boy

    Whipping Boy We Don't Need Nobody Else

  • Image for Hanni El Khatib

    Hanni El Khatib Nobody Move

    Innovative Leisure

  • Image for The Cure

    The Cure Love Cats

  • Image for LEN

    LEN Steal My Sunshine


  • Image for Daughter

    Daughter Amsterdam

    4 A.D.

  • Image for Stephen Malkmus

    Stephen Malkmus and The Jicks Lariat

    Domino Recording Co

  • Image for The Blockheads

    The Blockheads Are You One Of Those People

  • Image for Ian Dury

    Ian Dury Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll

    Demon Records


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