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Episode 14

Bob Harris is joined in the studio by presenter Andy Kershaw and Billy Bragg, who share their memories of the classic TV programme. Billy also performs in session.

Bob Harris continues to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the classic TV show. This week, he's joined in the studio by former Whistle Test presenter Andy Kershaw and musician Billy Bragg, who both share their memories of the programme.

Billy, John Hiatt and Thomas Dolby provide session tracks recorded at the BBC Maida Vale Studios. Completing the line-up of guests this week is Richard Thompson.

57 minutes

Music Played

  • Africa Express

    Season Change

    • Maison Des Jeunes.
    • Transgressive Records.
    • 003.
  • Last Train Home

    Stone Fox Chase

  • Aztec Camera

    Walk Out To Winter (Old Grey Whistle Test archive session)

  • Thomas Dolby

    Nothing New Under The Sun (Old Grey Whistle Test 40 session)

  • Alison Moyet

    That Ole Devil Called Love (Old Grey Whistle Test archive session)

  • John Hiatt

    Damn This Town (Old Grey Whistle Test 40 session)

  • John Hiatt

    Have A Little Faith In Me (Old Grey Whistle Test 40 session)

  • The Richard Thompson Band

    Tear Stained Letter (Old Grey Whistle Test archive session)

  • Elvis Costello

    Uncomplicated (Old Grey Whistle Test archive session)

  • Billy Bragg

    A13 Trunk Road To The Sea (Old Grey Whistle Test 40 session)

  • Thomas Dolby

    I Scare Myself (Old Grey Whistle Test 40 session)

  • Last Train Home

    Stone Fox Chase

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