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Steve McQueen and Portico Quartet Session Tracks

This week Gilles catches up with British film director, Steve McQueen, who's the man behind critically acclaimed feature films 'Shame' and 'Hunger'. As well as discussing him current projects, Steve talks about his musical influences growing up in West London and the role music plays in his films, as well as his aspirations to make a Fela Kuti biopic in the near future!

Also, Gilles showcases a load of new music, which includes 3 Portico Quartet sessions tracks recorded exclusively at maida Vale! And there is new music from Blackstar, Error Broadcasts's B-Ju, Jazzanova and Seu Jorge! Big Show!

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2 hours

Last on

Wed 18 Jan 2012 02:00
BBC Radio 1 Wales