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Saturday 10 October

BBC ONE

BBC ONE

Strictly Come Dancing

Lights, camera, action! Tonight Hollywood Glamour will take over the Strictly Come Dancing ballroom as the class of 2015 tackle tracks from classic films in our Movie Week special.

The first couple left the competition last weekend and now the celebrities and their professional dance partners are really feeling the pressure because there will be no second takes tonight.

This week, the 14 dancing duos will be performing routines inspired by some of the greatest films of all time.

Hosted by Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman, the remaining couples must impress the awesome foursome of Len Goodman, Darcey Bussell, Bruno Tonioli and Craig Revel Horwood in a bid to stay in the competition. The judges will score each performance out of 10 before the vote lines open so viewers at home can have their say. Sadly, another couple have to leave the competition on Sunday night’s results show and no one wants to wrap their Strictly experience.

Doctor Who - Before The Flood

On a remote Army outpost, a fearsome alien warlord - the Fisher King - sets in motion a twisted plan to ensure his own survival. The ripples will be felt around the universe. Is this chain of events inevitable? And can the Doctor do the unthinkable?

Writer: Toby Whithouse
Director: Daniel O’Hara
Producer: Derek Ritchie
Starring: Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman
Guest cast: Colin McFarlane, Sophie Stone, Zaqi Ismail, Morven Christie, Arsher Ali, Steven Robertson, Paul Kaye, Neil Fingleton, Peter Serafinowicz

BBC TWO

BBC TWO

Ted Hughes - Stronger Than Death

Ted Hughes is widely recognised as one of the greatest poets of the 20th century. Now, for the first time, his life and the breadth and influence of his poetry will be the focus of a major documentary for BBC Two.

Featuring the first television interview with Frieda Hughes - poet, artist and daughter of Ted Hughes and Sylvia Path - alongside a rich seam of testimony from family members, friends, fellow poets and writers, this film will illuminate one of the 20th century’s most controversial and elusive cultural figures and focus on how his life story shaped his vision as a poet.

Hughes' stature as a poet of huge significance is incontrovertible, yet so often during his lifetime attention was focused on the turbulent events in his personal life. Love and work collided with tragic consequences during his marriage to Sylvia Plath and he was forced to weather a storm of speculation over her suicide and that of his lover Assia Wevill. Yet as the film will show, the interconnection between life and creativity was at the heart of Hughes’ evolution as a poet.

Ted Hughes - Stronger Than Death will explore the passions and impulses behind Hughes’ unique poetic voice. Drawing on nature, mythology, ancient lore and the occult, his work cast a spell over readers from the publication of his first volume of poetry in 1957. It was a voice that took on an increasingly personal tone, culminating in the searing power of Birthday Letters, his final volume and only account of his relationship with Plath.

By talking to those who bore witness to his life and work, the programme will seek to answer some of the questions that have for the past five decades haunted his legacy and his reputation.

Sunday 11 October

BBC ONE

BBC ONE

Strictly Come Dancing - The Results Show

Last night, the movies came to Strictly Come Dancing and the celebrity dancers and their professional partners gave their best Hollywood-inspired performances.

Tonight, Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman host the Results Show as the 14 remaining couples await their fate. The public votes will be added to the judges’ scores, leaving the two couples with the lowest combined scores to face each other in the dreaded dance off. The judges will then have to decide who to save and who to send home.

There will also be a very special musical performance of a class movie song from the renowned Andrea Bocelli and viewers at home will get to look through Len's Lens once again to put Saturday night’s performances under the microscope.

From Darkness

The discovery of a new victim carries a haunting message for Claire – her old shoulder number left on the body.

It can’t be dismissed as coincidence; someone wants Claire’s attention. She can’t run any longer. Claire must return to Manchester and work alongside John.

John is invigorated by Claire’s presence, desperate to use the investigation to reignite old flames, but not everyone is so happy. Norrie already feels as if Claire is slipping away from him as more secrets from Claire’s past emerge.

Eventually, as tensions rise between them, the personal and professional collide for John and Claire as she makes a confession which derails John.

As Claire is drawn into the task of IDing the bodies, her desire for justice supersedes her fear of violence. She strives to persuade the Fenton family to help identify their daughter, Mimi, one of the possible victims.

Sir Alex Ferguson: Secrets Of Success

Sir Alex Ferguson is one of the most successful leaders this country has ever produced.

He was the mastermind of one of Britain's leading brands. Not a soft drink or a smart phone, but a football club: Manchester United.

During his 26 years as manager of Manchester United Football Club, Sir Alex transformed it into a multi-million pound global business, picking up every single domestic trophy there is in football along the way – many times.

In this one-off programme, the BBC’s political editor for the past decade, Nick Robinson, will get up close and personal with Sir Alex and uncover the secrets of his success. Sir Alex will share his unique insights on leadership that speak to everyone, revealing how he stayed at the top of his profession for so long and crucially how best to motivate, discipline and inspire people.

Viewers will discover not only how he turned United into a team of champions but how he kept them at the top and what skills he deployed.

Sir Alex will also reflect on the nature of legacy and life after leaving the stage with Manchester United, and how, through his relationships with eminent figures outside football and his teaching, his approach to leadership has found resonance beyond the world of football. The programme will feature contributions from leading figures in business, politics, military and sport including Cristiano Ronaldo, Tony Blair, General Sir Michael Jackson, Lord Sugar, Ryan Giggs, Rio Ferdinand, Sir Michael Moritz, Jose Mourinho and Professor Anita Elberse.

BBC TWO

BBC TWO

Earth's Wildest Waters - The Big Fish

Presented by Ben Fogle, Earth’s Wildest Waters – The Big Fish will see the anglers face extreme temperatures, violent storms and raging currents, as they battle to impress fishing legend Matt Hayes and an expert from each country, who will decide which angler heads home each week.

Eight British anglers will embark on a worldwide expedition, testing everything they know about fishing as they visit six countries in pursuit of extraordinary fish in the wildest places.

Their first expedition is to the wilderness of Iceland, where the eight anglers brave extreme cold, wind and rain to fish in some of the most challenging conditions they have ever faced.

Judge Matt Hayes is partnered with Vala, an Icelandic fishing expert who will help him judge the intrepid eight over their first three fishing tasks.

Their initial test of endurance will be to fish in the frozen fjord for as many species as possible in just three hours… but this must all be done from a kayak on the freezing water. Ben Fogle helps them through their ordeal, learning about fishing along the way. Whoever wins this task gets the chance to choose their team for the next part of the expedition.

On day two, the anglers must swap sport fishing for commercial fishing. Working in teams, the anglers will be fishing for cod the traditional way, using the sustainable quotas Iceland is known for.

For their third and final test, the anglers journey south to Iceland’s largest lake, Thingvillr. Heated by geothermal activity, the unique conditions have created some of the largest brown trout in the world. The anglers battle the elements, and each other, to catch the biggest brown trout they can.

BBC FOUR

BBC FOUR

Return To Larkinland

To celebrate National Poetry Day, and to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the death of Philip Larkin, writer and critic AN Wilson revisits the life and work of one of the greatest English poets of the 20th century - a poet soon to be honoured with a place in Poets Corner at Westminster Abbey.

In Return To Larkinland, Wilson traces Larkin’s life from his childhood in Coventry, through his student days at Oxford and then his adult years working in university libraries, where he wrote both some of the best-loved and most notorious poems in the English language.

Wilson, who knew Larkin in later life, remembers memorable encounters with the poet; this personal connection helps him to reveal a complex man with a complicated, and at times tortured, private life. As part of this candid exploration into Larkin’s life, Wilson will confront the allegations of racism, bigotry and misogyny which dogged his posthumous reputation, following the publication of the Selected Letters and biography.

However, Wilson concludes that it is Larkin’s poems, not his faults, that have survived. Featuring readings of his work by Larkin himself, including masterpieces such as The Whitsun Weddings, Arundel Tomb, Church Going and Aubade, Wilson argues in this programme that Larkin spoke for Britain between the 1950s and 1970s perhaps more than any other writer.

Black Roses: The Killing Of Sophie Lancaster

Black Roses: The Killing Of Sophie Lancaster is an elegy marking the anniversary of the death of the young gap year student Sophie Lancaster, who was attacked in Stubbeylee Park, Bacup, Lancashire and later died on August 24 2007.

Through this drama documentary, Sophie tells her own story through a series of poignant poems written by the award-winning poet and Professor of Poetry at The University of Oxford, Simon Armitage. The poems are combined with the words of Sophie’s mother, Sylvia, taken from an interview she gave for the original Radio 4 drama in 2011.

Sophie was an intelligent young woman who showed signs of wanting to be different from an early age. Political, vegetarian, a pacifist, Sophie had left school with A-levels and was thinking about what to do with her future. Sophie and her boyfriend Rob dressed in a unique way, expressing their individuality through Goth-style clothes, piercings and make-up, which provoked the fatal attack in the early hours of that Saturday morning. Julie Hesmondhalgh will play Sylvia and Rachel Austin will give voice to Sophie, as she looks back over her life through the poems.

Originally made as film for BBC Learning, Black Roses: The Killing Of Sophie Lancaster is now part of a major pan-BBC Poetry Season to mark and celebrate National Poetry Day in October.

Monday 12 October

BBC ONE

BBC ONE

EastEnders

Kathy attempts to build bridges with her family, but how will they react?

Kush turns to Masood for advice, but Shabnam later drops a bombshell.

Kathy is played by Gillian Taylforth, Kush by Davood Ghadami and Shabnam by Rakhee Thakrar.

BBC TWO

BBC TWO

The Celts: Blood, Iron and Sacrifice With Alice Roberts And Neil Oliver

In the second episode, Neil and Alice explore the Age of the La Tene Celtic warrior and reveal how their world extended as far as Central Turkey.

They then turn their attention to the expanding Roman Empire in the middle of the first century BC. With the Celts increasingly under threat, the Gallic warrior Vercingetorix masses an army against Julius Caesar in an epic battle that would shape Caesar's reputation, and the future of Europe.

BBC IPLAYER

BBC IPLAYER

BBC Introducing… Goes Stateside

In 2009 a relatively unknown Florence + the Machine played a session for BBC Introducing in London - since then over 150,000 artists from all over the UK have added their tracks to the BBC Introducing Uploader.

Narrated by BBC Radio 1 Presenter Annie Mac, BBC Introducing…Goes Stateside looks at how BBC Introducing champions new music at a local level in the UK and promotes it on an international stage.

We follow Catfish and the Bottlemen, Jack Garratt, SOAK and legendary record producer Rick Rubin, as well as the Ruen Brothers, who have gone from playing pubs in Scunthorpe and BBC Introducing’s Maida Vale sessions to following in the footsteps of Jake Bugg and Adele by recording with Rubin.

Over at South by Southwest, BBC Radio 1 Presenter Huw Stephens, along with BBC Radio 6 Music DJ Steve Lamacq and BBC Radio 2 Presenter Dermot O’Leary discuss the importance of SXSW for a new artist and the BBC Introducing artists Little Simz, Spring King, Gengahr and Blossoms share the impact BBC Introducing has had on their career and their hopes and fears about performing at the showcase that night.

Tuesday 13 October

BBC ONE

BBC ONE

EastEnders

Ben comes face to face with a person from the past and quickly sees their true colours.

Shabnam’s plan begins to fall apart - which might be for the best.

Two residents find themselves taking things to the next level.

Ben is played by Harry Reid and Shabnam by Rakhee Thakrar.

Holby City

After a topsy-turvy year, Mo decides to focus on her career, gaining more responsibilities on the ward. However, the personal intrudes on the professional when her old friend Sorcia arrives on the ward with partner Brett and her surrogate son William after a road traffic accident.

Brett is put into an induced coma and Adele, Zosia and Ollie begin to comment on the unusual circumstances of William’s birth. When Sorcia also requires emergency surgery, Mo promises her friend she will look after William if anything happens to her. Mo starts to bond with the child but when complications arise in theatre, can she now help to save Sorcia’s life?

Vulnerable over the break-up of her marriage, Cara emotionally invests in helping an elderly patient, Dora, who has been admitted for hypothermia after a near drowning incident. Dora is convinced that a guardian angel helped save her life but Raf thinks the idea of the hero is merely Dora’s oxygen-deprived mind playing tricks. When Raf asks Cara to help organise Dora’s transfer from Holby, she instead commits to helping her find her good Samaritan, using a social media campaign to help. But is Dora’s story just a beautiful fairy-tale, or is Cara right to believe that random acts of kindness do exist?

Elsewhere, Jesse is keen to observe a surgeon's role, and shadows Sacha for the day despite Guy questioning his motives and capabilities. Should Jesse trust his instincts or play it safe?

River

John River is a respected police officer, haunted by the murder victims whose secrets he must uncover.

Struggling to come to terms with the recent loss of a close colleague, River chases a potential suspect across London, with tragic consequences.

Calls for his dismissal grow due to his fragile mental state, and under intense scrutiny from the press and within the police force, River must battle to keep his condition in check.

Meanwhile, the mother of a murdered teenager Erin Fielding is growing increasingly desperate - the boyfriend has confessed but no body has been found, and she blames River for failing to make good on his promise to find her daughter.

Cast: Stellan Skarsgård (John River), Nicola Walker (Stevie), Adeel Akhtar (Ira King), Lesley Manville (Chrissie Read), Eddie Marsan (Thomas Cream), Georgina Rich (Rosa Fallows), Sorcha Cusack (Bridie Stevenson), Owen Teale (Marcus McDonald), Shannon Tarbet (Erin Fielding), Josef Altin (Christopher Riley), Pippa Bennett-Warner (Tia Edwards), Turlough Convery (Frankie Stevenson), Michael Maloney (Tom Read) and Fady Elsayed (Aten Olama).

Brett: A Life With No Arms

Brett Nielsen is a man for all seasons: sports car enthusiast, record producer, musician, entrepreneur, a loving single father to two kids, with three ex-wives - and in love again. He happens to have no arms because of Thalidomide, taken by his mother in the early Sixties to counteract the effects of morning sickness.

Filmmaker Roger Graef’s first documentary, One Of Them Is Brett, was made 50 years ago. It was a portrait of Brett as a spirited four year-old - riding a bicycle, feeding himself, fighting his brothers with his feet. His parents, Barbara and Peter Nielsen, moved from Australia to Britain to get him prosthetic arms – which Brett immediately rejected. And it stayed that way.

The film was for reluctant head teachers of infants’ schools to see that children who lack limbs still have brains. Shown on networks around the world, it went into the medical school curriculum. It showed children like Brett were not just medical problems, they were rounded human beings.

Fifty years later, Roger has tracked down Brett. This follow-up film is about Brett’s life leading up to their reunion. His optimism and humour has remained undimmed. And it is a moving and engaging love story.
Following his mother’s death, Brett plans to move his 84-year-old father, Peter, from Sydney to live with him, in an emotionally charged reversal of roles.

Brett is also releasing a new CD of his songs, and making music videos. One is a protest against the makers of Thalidomide, the German firm Grunenthal. After 50 years of avoiding being seen as a victim, Brett wants to take them on because he believes what they’ve done is wrong. This is an inspiring portrait of an extraordinary ordinary man.

BBC TWO

BBC TWO

Harvest 2015

Returning for a second series, Harvest 2015 follows the fortunes of Britain’s top farmers as they battle to bring in our harvest this year.

Gregg Wallace, Philippa Forester and new presenter James Manning cross the country to visit farms that produce world-class crops, meeting Britain’s most innovative and pioneering producers, during a crucial time of year for the farmers, the food industry, and everyday consumers.

In the first episode, the team report from the East, where pioneering sweetcorn farmer Peter Barfoot has spent decades turning exotic veg into regular British fridge fillers, growing vegetables that many thought couldn’t be grown here in Britain. The East region’s sunny climate has earned it the reputation as the breadbasket of Britain.

Also in this episode, Gregg helps out with the winter sugar beet harvest and reveals just how much sugar is produced from our home soil. Meanwhile Philippa finds chillies so hot they need a health warning, and visits the Tiptree strawberry fields to try a sweet treat, used for making a special jam that sells all over the world.

Dairy farmer and new Harvest presenter James then visits a futuristic lettuce farm controlled by robots, to find a cutting-edge drilling machine that plants seedlings faster than the eye can see.

BBC FOUR

BBC FOUR

Close To The Edge

Babs' dislike of Vanessa leads to her meeting the UKIP candidate for Bournemouth to complain.

This in turn leads to an ugly confrontation between Babs and Vanessa at John’s comedy gig. Simon meanwhile surprises Monty at a life drawing class.

Wednesday 14 October

BBC ONE

BBC ONE

DIY SOS: Homes for Veterans

Nick Knowles and the DIY SOS team are back for a two-part special with their most ambitious build ever and this time they are joined by two special royal helpers.

The team are taking on a whole street in Manchester and turning run-down empty properties into homes for veterans. The team rally the local community to get stuck in and are also helped by Prince William and Prince Harry, who volunteer on site.

In this show, the trades come together to build homes for two former soldiers who fought in Iraq and Afghanistan and are suffering from post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). They also help them to find new careers in the building trade. But with numbers of volunteer lower than what’s needed and the buildings proving trickier than anticipated, it’s turning into the toughest build yet.

BBC TWO

BBC TWO

Harvest 2015

Witnessing the harvest as it happens up and down the country, the second episode sees Gregg Wallace, Philippa Forrester and James Manning report from the North, as they continue their trip around Britain’s top crops to meet innovative farmers.

The team meets the Hay family in Perthshire, Scotland, who are anxiously awaiting a dry spell to roll out their combine harvesters. Having recently pulled their last ever potato harvest, the Hays have now switched to cereals, in particular oats - the rising star of British grains.

The climate and landscape can make this region notoriously difficult to farm, yet well-watered soil and long daylight hours also make it a producer of quality produce.

Also in this episode, Gregg visits a fruit grower taking advantage of long summer days to produce world-class blueberries in Aberdeenshire, as the northern-most grower of this increasingly popular berry.

Elsewhere, Philippa meets a seed potato grower in Loch Leven, Perthshire, and learns why Scotland’s seed potatoes sell all over the globe. Meanwhile James visits a fellow dairy farmer in Cumbria who believes that meticulous attention to the growth of his rye grass can yield premium quality milk.

The Face of Britain: The Face Of Fame

In this film Simon Schama looks at portraits of the famous, and investigates what the celebrated faces of Britain’s past and present tell us about our national character.

From images of our first national hero, the pirate Francis Drake, to iconic photographs of Princess Diana, he explores the popular craving for larger-than-life characters to populate our national story. Simon studies the fine line between fame and celebrity, visiting the country house of Stowe to see our first national portrait gallery of greats, and explores how actor David Garrick used his image to become our first genuine star of the stage.

He shows how saucy depictions of 18th century pin-up Kitty Fisher made her a public sensation and George Romney’s obsessive depictions of Emma Hart turned her into the most recognized woman in Britain, helping her win the heart of national hero Horatio Nelson. Schama explains how fears that industrial Britain was losing its soul inspired the formation of the National Portrait Gallery and how the invention of cigarette cards put portraits of the famous into the palms of our hands. He looks at how the seductive photographs of Cecil Beaton fed our desire to stare into the lives of the rich and famous, while the tragic fate of Princess Diana perhaps leads him to consider the dark side of our collective addiction to famous faces.

Thursday 15 October

BBC ONE

BBC ONE

EastEnders

Vincent is still caught between Ronnie and Kim.

Donna and Fatboy find themselves the gossip of the Square.

Martin receives some life-changing news.

Vincent is played by Richard Blackwood, Ronnie by Samantha Womack, Kim by Tameka Empson, Donna by Lisa Hammond, Fatboy by Ricky Norwood and Martin by James Bye.

BBC TWO

BBC TWO

Harvest 2015

In the last of this three-part series Gregg Wallace, Philippa Forrester and James Manning report from the West - a land of ingenuity and farming innovation.

In this episode, we see how three generations of the Thatcher family are about to begin harvesting their cider apples. The rolling countryside of the West of Britain gets more rainfall than the East, which is why these undulating hills and sweeping valleys are so lush - perfect for growing world-famous cider apples.

Philippa stops off at a soil-free hydroponics farm in Somerset, where one visionary farmer is growing a plethora of produce fuelled by fish. She also visits a Gloustershire farmer’s oilseed rape fields to witness the army of hungry insects he has to contend with.

Meanwhile Gregg meets mushroom mogul Ronnie Monaghan, at the largest mushroom farm in Europe - where 30 tons are harvested every day in Langford, Somerset. Lastly James heads to Shropshire where one farmer is painting the countryside vivid yellow with quinoa - the latest 'super food' to hit Britain.

Cradle To Grave

Double lives are being led by father and son: Spud embarks on his first day on the straight and narrow as a Commissionaire and Danny poses as David Essex's brother.

But it's Bet's need for a bit of breathing space and her friendship with Keith from work (Tom Brooke) which might prove to be the most dangerous double life of all. 

BBC FOUR

BBC FOUR

A Very British Romance With Lucy Worsley

Lucy Worsley delves into the history of romance to reveal how even our most intimate thoughts and feelings have been affected by social, political and cultural ideas. In this second episode, Lucy reaches into the Victorian age to uncover the forces shaping our very British happily-ever-after.

Lucy explores the romantic gestures which emerged in the Victorian age and remain today, such as performing romantic songs and sending flowers. In 1840, the arrival of the ‘penny post’ made it affordable to send a written expression of love, and by the 19th century Valentine’s cards were being produced in factories, cementing this as a customary romantic gesture.

Lucy learns the complicated Victorian language of flowers, where each flower represented a particular idea or emotion, allowing lovers to communicate through their choice of bouquet. She also looks at how medieval chivalry shaped Victorian courtship, defining the roles that men and women had to play in romance.

Throughout the episode Lucy dips into popular novels of the time such as Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte, East Lynne by Mrs Henry Wood and Ann Veronica by H.G. Wells, discovering that the passion explored in fiction was translating into real life desires.

Pictured: Lucy Worsley as Jane Eyre, with Rochester.

Friday 16 October

BBC ONE

BBC ONE

EastEnders

Donna makes a discovery which leaves her reeling - but can she keep it to herself?

A paranoid Kim confronts Ronnie.

Kathy pushes ahead with her plan, but it isn't clear if everything will come together. 

Donna is played by Lisa Hammond, Kim by Tameka Empson, Ronnie by Samantha Womack and Kathy by Gillian Taylforth.

The Kennedys

Scandinavian couple Lotte (Lotte Anderson) and Marie (Carolin Stoltz), have moved in to Jessop Square and Brenda (Katherine Parkinson) and Jenny (Emma Pierson) are determined to make friends with them.

They discover that the Palmers have beaten them to it, which leaves them rattled. Lotte and Marie invite Brenda and Jenny to a Cultural Exchange evening but not before they accidentally announce that they are a couple too and that Tim (Harry Peacock) and Tony (Dan Skinner) are their gay friends.

Jenny gives Tim a new book and thinks she is hinting to him about being a dad and also gives him the task of building a cot. Tony tells Tim he is going to have to master the skills of being a dad before their baby arrives.

BBC FOUR

BBC FOUR

Music For Misfits: The Story Of Indie

BBC Four tells the definitive story of indie music with a series about the wide-ranging genre loved by young and old across the decades.

The three-part documentary series, Music For Misfits: The Story Of Indie, charts the evolution of alternative music from the its inception in the late 1970s, to the boom of the genre in the ‘80s, onto its demise following the mainstream success of its Britpop successor in the ‘90s, and finally its legacy and influence in the current music scene. The series features the best songs of the era, archive video footage and exclusive anecdotes from the people who were there.

Episode three begins with the original independent labels struggling in the wake of acid house, allowing the major labels to move in on 'indie cool' with Britpop and the subsequent rise of early ‘90s heavyweights Blur and Oasis. Bands with an old indie ethos, such as Suede, were still breaking through but switched from independent labels – creatively thriving, but in crisis financially – to majors which, although conservative, were commercially astute, thus guaranteeing international recognition and success. By the mid ‘90s, this move away from the independents, along with the demise of many of the era’s defining bands as a result of money problems and creative divisions, meant the spirit of the DIY boom had all but gone and for now 'indie' became a genre/sound rather than an alternative approach to making and releasing music. It also explores the current indie renaissance, the enduring appeal of the movement’s first wave of bands, the return of labels such as Rough Trade, and the new crop of independent labels that have learnt from the mistakes of the past and are teaming creativity with commercial success, such as Domino, which manages Arctic Monkeys and Franz Ferdinand.

The series is presented by BBC Radio 6 Music’s Mark Radcliffe and this episode features exclusive interviews with performers including Alex Kapranos of Franz Ferdinand, The Libertines’ Carl Barat, James Dean Bradfield of Manic Street Preachers, Shaun Ryder, Suede’s Bernard Butler, Stuart Murdoch of Belle And Sebastian, Bob Stanley of Saint Etienne, and Cocteau Twins’ Simon Raymonde. It also includes interviews with a number of influential music industry figures such as James Endeacott formerly of Rough Trade Records and founder of 1965 Records, Heavenly Recordings’ Jeff Barrett, Creation Record’s Alan McGee, Pete Waterman, journalists Alexis Petridis and Sian Pattenden, and indie music author Richard King.

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