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What Does Britain Sound Like?

1 hour, 27 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 17 March 2014

What are the quintessentially British sounds? Vanessa asks for the noises that typify Britain, plus lees is the week's first Word Of The Day.

Music Played

17 items
  • Image for Van Morrison

    Van Morrison Brown Eyed Girl

    The Very Best Of Van Morrison, Polydor

  • Image for Lissie

    Lissie The Habit

    (CD Single), Columbia, 001

  • Image for Neil Diamond

    Neil Diamond Beautiful Noise

    Neil Diamond - Beautiful Noise, Columbia

  • Image for Jonny Lang

    Jonny Lang Blew Up

    (CD Single), Provogue, 001

  • Image for Stereophonics

    Stereophonics Have A Nice Day

    Now 49 (Various Artists), Now

  • Image for Thin Lizzy

    Thin Lizzy Dancing In The Moonlight

    The Greatest Hits Of 1977 (Various), Premier

  • Image for Georgie Fame & The Blue Flames

    Georgie Fame & The Blue Flames and Georgie Fame Get Away

    20 Beat Classics, Polydor

  • Image for George Michael

    George Michael Let Her Down Easy

    (CD Single), Virgin EMI Records

  • Image for The Beautiful South

    The Beautiful South A Little Time

    Music Of The Millennium (Various), Universal

  • Image for Kaiser Chiefs

    Kaiser Chiefs Coming Home

    (CD Single), Fiction, 001

  • Image for The Platters

    The Platters The Great Pretender

    The Platters Golden Hits, Phonogram, 5

  • Image for Feargal Sharkey

    Feargal Sharkey A Good Heart

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

  • Image for Paolo Nutini

    Paolo Nutini Scream (Funk My Life Up)

    (CD Single), Atlantic

  • Image for Lily Allen

    Lily Allen The Fear

    (CD Single), Regal, 1

  • Image for Amy Grant

    Amy Grant Baby Baby

    Now 1991 - The Millennium Series, Now

  • Image for Billy Joel

    Billy Joel The River Of Dreams

    Billy Joel - Greatest Hits Volume III, Columbia

  • Image for Girls Aloud

    Girls Aloud Sound Of The Underground

    (CD Single), Polydor

  • Word Of The Day

    Lees - insoluble matter that settles from a liquid, especially from wine.  Sediment, dregs.


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