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Alistair McGowan

Mark Radcliffe presents solo and is joined by comic, actor and impressionist Alistair McGowan, who talks about his stint at the 2016 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mark presents the show solo, and his guest today is comic, actor and impressionist Alistair McGowan. Best known for his BBC series The Big Impression, as well as acting on stage (he received a Laurence Olivier Award nomination for his role in The Little Shop of Horrors), he's here to chat to Mark about his stint at this year's Edinburgh Fringe Festival. He might even throw in a few impressions...

Plus you could possibly gain victory during Teatime Themetime or try your chances on The Chain, where you yes YOU AT THE BACK might even get your voice on the actual 6 Music DABwaves!

3 hours

Music Played

  • New York Dolls


    • Mercury.
  • The Kills

    Impossible Tracks

    • Domino.
  • Alvvays

    Archie, Marry Me

    • Alvvays.
    • Transgressive.
    • 001.
  • The Contours

    Just A Little Misunderstanding

    • The Best Northern Soul All-Nighter (V.
    • Virgin.
  • Prophets of Rage

    Prophets of Rage

    • Caroline.
  • Tim Burgess & Peter Gordon


    • O Genesis Records.
  • The Who

    I'm Free

    • Polydor.
  • Massive Attack & Hope Sandoval

    The Spoils

    • Virgin/EMI.
  • The Lemon Twigs

    These Words

  • Focus


    • Hocus Pocus: The Best of Focus.
    • EMI.
  • Stevie Wonder


    • Stevie Wonder - Song Review.
    • Tamla.
  • Michael Kiwanuka

    Love & Hate

    • Polydor.
  • Jefferson Airplane

    White Rabbit

    • Surrealistic Pillow.
    • BMG Entertainment.
  • KISS

    Detroit Rock City

  • Ed Harcourt


    • Polydor.
  • Furniture

    Brilliant Mind

    • Arista.
  • Pulp

    Common People

    • (CD Single).
    • Island.
    • 5.
  • Erik Satie

    3 Gymnopedies for piano, no.3 in A minor;

    Performer: Anne Queffélec.
    • Satie: Gymnopedies, Gnossiennes & Sports et Divertissements: Anne Queffelec.
    • Virgin Classics.
  • Family Fodder

    The Big Dig

  • Justice

    Safe And Sound

    • Ed banger.
  • Bomb the Bass & Justin Warfield

    Bug Powder Dust

    • Fourth & Broadway.
  • Wild Beasts

    Big Cat

    • Domino.
  • Big Star

    I'm In Love With A Girl

  • Jake Bugg

    Trouble Town

    • Mercury.
  • Haley

    Kismet Kill

    • Memphis Industries.
  • The Jam

    Strange Town

    • POLYDOR.
  • Metronomy

    Night Owl

    • Because Music.
  • Placebo

    36 Degrees

  • The Cure

    Close To Me

  • Radiohead

    No Surprises

  • King Creosote

    Wake Up To This

    • domino.
  • Fairport Convention

    Si Tu Dois Partir

    • Unhalfbricking.
    • Universal Island Records.
    • 2.
  • Caesars

    Jerk It Out

    • Virgin.