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Simon Armitage

Mark Radcliffe and Stuart Maconie are joined by poet Simon Armitage.

Stuart Maconie presents solo, joined by producer and musician Joe Goddard. Best known as being part of wonder-hitmakers Hot Chip (the London-based band formed in 2000 and have released six, he's here with his latest album. They formed back in London in 2000 and have since released six albums, which have garnered them a Grammy and a Mercury nomination.

Plus YOU, the actual listener, will have the chance to be on the wireless by taking part in the never-ending Chain of conjoined records - or huddle round the office DAB speaker with your choice of afternoon beverage to gain victory in today's Teatime Themetime.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Pulp

    Disco 2000

    • Island.
  • Justice


    • Ed Banger Music.
  • Bomb the Bass

    Beat Dis

    • Virgin.
  • New Model Army

    Stupid Questions

    • EMI.
  • Temples

    Strange Or Be Forgotten

    • Heavenly Recordings.
  • PINS

    All Hail

  • Sly & the Family Stone


    • Universal.
  • Goldfrapp


    • Silver Eye.
    • Mute Records.
  • Anna Meredith


  • Foster the People

    Helena Beat

    • Columbia.
  • Depeche Mode

    Where's the Revolution

    • Columbia Records.
  • Junior Byles

    Fade Away

    • Rewind Selecta.
  • Barry Mann

    Who Put The Bomp In The Bomp, Bomp, Bomp!

    • Rockvile Vol 16.
    • Backline Records.
  • King Creosote

    Melin Wynt

    • Domino.
  • Ms. Dynamite


    • Polydor.
  • Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark


    • Virgin.
  • Young Fathers

    Only God Knows (feat. Leith Congregational Choir)

    • Big DADA.
  • Real Estate


    • Domino.
  • John Lennon & Plastic Ono Band

    Power To The People

    • Parlophone.
  • Laura Marling

    Wild Fire

    • Kobalt/More Alarming Records.
  • Grandaddy

    I Don't Wanna Live Here Anymore

  • Le Tigre


  • Dutch Uncles

    Oh Yeah

    • Big Balloon.
    • Memphis Industries.
  • Echo & the Bunnymen

    Never Stop

    • Korova.
  • Gwen Stefani

    Hollaback Girl

  • A Tribe Called Quest

    Dis Generation

    • We Got It From Here...Thank You 4 Your Service.
    • Epic.
  • The Strokes

    Last Nite

  • Arcade Fire


  • Slade

    Cum On Feel The Noize

  • François & the Atlas Mountains

    Grand Dérèglement

    • Solide Mirage.
    • Domino.
  • Daft Punk

    Lose Yourself To Dance (feat. Pharrell Williams)

    • columbia.