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Tuesday Texter

The Hawk has another edition of the 5.15 request and what will be Tuesday's Texter?!

Plus, 6 Music's Beat Of The Day.

Just before 6 every morning, we begin with a beat followed by a story of fascinating musicology, inspired by the beat.

Presented by poet Thick Richard.

2 hours

Music Played

  • The Libertines

    Time For Heroes

    • Rough Trade Records.
  • The Decemberists

    Cavalry Captain

    • Cavalry Captain.
    • Rough Trade.
    • 001.
  • The Slow Readers Club

    I Saw A Ghost

  • Eddie Floyd

    Things Get Better

    • Rhino.
  • Pink Floyd

    Shine On You Crazy Diamond

    • EMI.
  • Sinkane

    Young Trouble

    • City Slang Records.
  • Bat for Lashes

    What's A Girl To Do

  • Jefferson Airplane

    White Rabbit

    • Virgin.
  • The KLF

    What Time Is Love

    • Telstar.
  • Belle and Sebastian

    Nobody's Empire

    • Nobody’s Empire.
    • Matador.
    • 001.
  • George FitzGerald & Boxed In

    Full Circle

    • DOMINO RECORDING CO LTD.
  • Ryan Adams

    New York New York

    • Lost Highway.
  • The Pretenders

    Tattooed Love Boys

  • BEAT OF THE DAY

    • Howlin’ Wolf

      Evil

  • Primal Scream

    Country Girl

    • CD SINGLE.
    • COLUMBIA.
  • Unknown Mortal Orchestra

    Multi-Love

    • Jagjaguwar.
  • Ben E. King

    Supernatural Thing

    • Atlantic.
  • Pavement

    Shady Lane

    • Domino.
  • Jamie xx

    Loud Places

  • Elastica

    Waking Up

    • SESSION.
  • Nouvelle Vague

    Friday Night, Saturday Morning

  • MODERN LOVERS & Jonathan Richman

    Roadrunner (Twice)

    • Essential.
  • Joanna Gruesome

    Honestly Do Yr Worst

    • Fortuna Pop!.
  • Nadine Shah

    Fool

    • R&S RECORDS.
  • Porno for Pyros

    Pets

    • Warner Bros.
  • EERIE TUNES FOR A BLUSTERY TUESDAY

    • Dead Can Dance

      The House Of Seraphim

  • Sparks

    This Town Ain't Big Enough For The Both Of Us

    • Virgin.

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