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Jo invites some special guests to read 'Twas the Night Before Christmas'

Tonight's show features a special version of 'Twas the Night Before Christmas, recorded by guests including Hugh Bonneville, Pet Shop Boys and Kylie Minogue.

In her last show before the holidays, Jo's selection of new music and classic album tracks includes a special version of 'Twas the Night Before Christmas.

It has been recorded up by a cast of musicians, comedians and actors including Hugh Bonneville, Ricky Gervais, Stephen Mangan, Kylie Minogue, Andy Burrows and Pet Shop Boys.

Also featuring The Stack, which tests your music knowledge with three songs spliced and diced together. You just have to figure out what the songs are, and how they're connected. Then at 9:15, Jo plays a song to help listeners through their Evening Shift.

1 hour, 27 minutes

Music Played

  • Doves

    There Goes The Fear

    • The Best Bands ...Ever! (Various).
    • B-Unique / Polydor.
  • Tom Odell

    Another Love

  • Jessie Ware

    Wildest Moments


    Mr Brightside

  • Grandaddy

    Alan Parsons In A Winter Wonderland

    • It's A Cool Cool Christmas (Various Artists).
    • 1.
  • Willy Moon

    Yeah Yeah (Live for Jo Whiley)

  • Andy Burrows

    Light The Night

    • (CD Single).
    • Play It Again Sam UK.
    • 1.
  • The Jam

    A Town Called Malice

    • Jam Story.
    • Universal.
  • The xx


    • Young Turks.
  • Coldplay

    Christmas Lights

    • (CD Single).
    • Parlophone.
    • 1.
  • Alabama Shakes

    I Found You

  • The Dandy Warhols

    The Little Drummer Boy

    • It's A Cool Cool Christmas (Various Artists).
    • Jeepster.
  • Beach House


  • Lucy Rose

    Bikes (Live for Jo Whiley)

  • Depeche Mode

    Enjoy The Silence (Reinterpreted)

    • (CD Single).
    • Mute Records.
  • Villagers

    Nothing Arrived


  • Thu 20 Dec 2012 20:00