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The Stranglers' JJ Burnel

Mark Radcliffe presents solo and is joined by musician, producer and songwriter JJ Burnel of The Stranglers.

Mark Radcliffe presents the show solo today, with guest J J Burnel. He's a musician, producer and songwriter, best known as the bass guitarist with the British punk rock band The Stranglers. The Stranglers formed in Guildford, Surrey in 1974 and continue to this day! Having had 23 UK top 40 singles - with hits like Peaches, No More Heroes, Always the Sun, Skin Deep - and 17 UK top albums in over forty years, J J Burnel is here to talk all about their new tour.

In other news, if you want to get involved in the show then there's The Chain. It's now over 6,000 records strong with no repeats, could your selection be next? Not only that, there's a chance to battle with your fellow workmates and family to see who can guess the Tea Time Theme Time link first, good luck!

3 hours

Last on

Thu 16 Feb 2017 13:00

Music Played

  • Flamin’ Groovies

    Shake Some Action

    • Polygram TV.
  • Sylvan Esso

    Kick Jump Twist

    • Caroline International.
  • House of Pain

    Jump Around

    • XL.
  • Mory Kanté

    Yeke Yeke (Hardfloor Remix)

    • Barclay.
  • Sinkane


    • Objectif 2017.
    • City Slang.
    • 002.
  • The Jesus and Mary Chain

    Always Sad

  • The Stranglers

    Five Minutes

    • EMI.
  • The Stranglers

    Goodbye Toulouse

  • Maxïmo Park

    Risk To Exist

    • Daylighting/Cooking Vinyl.
  • Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark


    • VIRGIN.
  • Sir Douglas Quintet

    She's About A Mover

    • Ace.
  • Laura Marling

    Wild Fire

    • Kobalt/More Alarming Records.
  • Julian Cope

    Why Are We Sleeping? (6 Music Festival 2016)

  • Everything Everything


    • RCA / Sony Music.
  • Temples

    Strange Or Be Forgotten

    • Heavenly Recordings.
  • Real Estate


    • Domino.
  • Sam & Dave

    Soul Man

    • Dino.
  • Arcade Fire

    I Give You Power (feat. Mavis Staples)

    • Infinite Content.
  • Cigarettes After Sex


    • Spanish Prayers.
  • Them

    Here Comes The Night

    • Deram.
  • Monaco

    What Do You Want From Me

    • POLYDOR.
  • Ryan Adams

    To Be Without You

    • PaxAmericana Recording Company/Blue Note.
  • Tinariwen


  • Underworld

    Cowgirl (6 Music Festival 2016)

    • Junior Boys Own.
  • Ibibio Sound Machine

    Give Me A Reason

    • Merge Records.
  • Jacques Brel


    • Les 100 Plus Belles Chansons CD1: Quand On N A Que L'Amour.
  • Supergrass

    Coffee In The Pot

    • Road To Rouen.
    • Britannia Music.
    • 5.
  • Michael Kiwanuka

    Cold Little Heart

    • Polydor.
  • Saul Williams

    The Noise Came From Here

  • Barrington Levy

    Here I Come

  • Slowdive

    Star Roving

    • Dead Oceans Records.


  • Thu 16 Feb 2017 13:00