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With Alex Lester

Join Alex Lester for music, chat and company right through until 0300. The show features R2's Record and Album of the Week, and Alex scans his shelves to unearth musical magic in Lester's Library. The show also includes a Pause For Thought at 0045 and 0245.

2 hours, 57 minutes

Last on

Fri 9 Jan 2015 00:00

Music Played

  • Earth, Wind & Fire

    Star

    • 18 Soul Classics (Various Artists).
    • Pickwick.
    • 6.
  • Wilson Pickett

    In The Midnight Hour

    • Soul (Various Artists).
    • Polygram Tv.
  • Carrie Underwood

    Something in the Water

    • Greatest Hits: Decade #1.
    • Sony BMG.
  • Musical Map: Canvey Island birthplace of Wilko Johnson and the band Dr Feelgood. Suggested by Julie May Holliday

    • Dr. Feelgood

      Going Back Home

      • All Through The City CD 1.
      • EMI.
      • 15.
  • Rae Morris

    Under The Shadows

    • (CD Single).
    • Atlantic.
  • Coldplay

    Magic

    • (CD Single).
    • Parlophone.
  • Emeli Sandé

    Clown

    • (CD Single).
    • Virgin.
    • 5.
  • Daryl Hall & John Oates

    I Can't Go For That (No Can Do)

    • Duets - 36 Of The World's Greatest Ever.
    • Telstar.
  • Jamie Cullum

    Don't You Know

    • (CD Single).
    • Island.
  • Lester's Library Track

    • Gretchen Peters

      When All You Got Is A Hammer

      • (CD Single).
      • Proper Records.
      • 1.
  • George Harrison

    If Not for You

    • All Things Must Pass.
    • Parlophone.
  • Gregory Porter & Laura Mvula

    Water Under Bridges

    • (CD Single).
    • Decca.
  • Simply Red

    Something Got Me Started

    • Simply Red Greatest Hits.
    • East West Records.
  • XTC

    Senses Working Overtime

    • Power Pop Anthems (Various Artists).
    • Virgin.
    • 3.
  • Taylor Swift

    Blank Space

    • (CD Single).
    • Big Machine Records.
    • 1.
  • Elvis Presley

    Stuck On You

    • Presley - The All Time Greatest Hits.
    • RCA.
  • Mark Ronson

    Uptown Funk (feat. Bruno Mars)

    • (CD Single).
    • Columbia.
    • 001.
  • Kaiser Chiefs

    Ruby

    • (CD Single).
    • B-Unique.
  • Radio 2 Album Of The Week

    • Shaun Escoffery

      Nature's Call

      • Nature's Call.
      • Dome Records.
      • 001.
  • Los Lobos

    La Bamba

    • Hits Of '87 & '88 Vol.12 (Various).
    • Polydor.
  • Paloma Faith

    Leave While I'm Not Looking

    • A Perfect Contradiction.
    • RCA.
  • Frank Sinatra

    Come Fly With Me

    • The Capitol Years.
    • Capitol Records.
    • 28.
  • Listener's Library suggested by Neil Robertson of Barnet

    • Spirit

      Farther Along

      • Farther Along.
      • Mercury.
      • 1.
  • Chaka Khan

    I'm Every Woman

    • The Best Of Chaka Khan.
    • Warner E.S.P..
  • The Waterboys

    November Tale

    • Modern Blues.
    • Harlequin And Clown.
    • 001.
  • Madonna

    Live To Tell

    • Madonna - Something To Remember.
    • Maverick.
  • Glen Campbell

    Rhinestone Cowboy

    • Ultimate Country (Various Artists).
    • Telstar.
  • Meghan Trainor

    Lips Are Movin

    • (CD Single).
    • Epic.
    • 001.
  • Stereophonics

    Handbags and Gladrags

    • (CD Single).
    • V2.
  • Barbra Streisand & John Legend

    What Kind Of Fool

    • Partners.
    • Columbia.
    • 010.
  • Michael Jackson

    Rockin' Robin

    • The Best Michael Jackson & Jackson Fi.
    • Polygram Tv.
    • 8.
  • Radio 2 Record Of The Week

    • Gavin DeGraw

      Fire

      • (CD Single).
      • RCA.
  • Scott McKenzie

    San Francisco (Be Sure to Wear Flowers in Your Hair)

    • Fifty Number Ones Of The 60's (Variou.
    • Global Television.
  • Little Big Town

    Day Drinking

    • (CD Single).
    • HumpHead.
    • 001.
  • Lester's Library Track

    • Charlie Christian

      Rose Room

      • The Genius Of The Electric Guitar.
      • Columbia.
      • 1.
  • Tina Turner

    What's Love Got To Do With It

    • No Greater Love (Various Artists).
    • Global Records & Tapes.
  • Chris Isaak

    Live It Up

    • Beyond The Sun.
    • Rhino.
    • 1.
  • John & Jacob

    Be My Girl

    • (CD Single).
    • Major Bob Music.
    • 1.

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