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Al Murray guests.

Jools is joined by comedian Al Murray - the Pub Landlord - who reveals his hidden talents as a drummer, playing live with Jools and band and picking some of his favourite records.

Al Murray - the Pub Landlord - is Jools' guest, not cracking jokes but revealing his double life as a drummer! He plays live with the band, and picks some of the records that have most influenced him over the years.

He looks back at the birth of his most famous comedy creation as well, and explains how he came to own an actual drum making factory!

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57 minutes

Music Played

  • Fats Domino

    The Rooster Song

    • This is Fats-The Fat Man is Stompin'.
    • Document.
    • 5.
  • Moon Mullican

    Seven Nights To Rock

    • The Shellac Collection.
    • Shellac.
    • 8.
  • T.Bone Walker

    Papa Ain't Salty

    • The Shellac Collection.
    • Shellac.
    • 16.
  • Al Bowlly

    Love Is The Sweetest Thing

    • Pennies From Heaven.
    • Living Era/Decca.
    • 2.
  • Jacques Loussier


    • Play Bach.
    • Decca.
    • 9.
  • Ry Cooder

    Great Dreams From Heaven

    • Into The Purple Valley.
    • Reprise Records.
    • 9.
  • Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer

    Is It Too Much

    • Not Dark Yet.
    • Thirty Tigers.
    • 10.
  • Fat Cops

    Hands Up! Get Down!

    • Fat Cops.
    • Universal /Sony.
    • 4.
  • The Beatles

    Come Together

    • Apple.
  • Al Murray, Chris Deerin & Jools Holland & Band

    Single Girl

  • Link Wray & His Raymen


    • Cadence.
  • Fat Cops

    Good Looking

    • Fat Cops.
    • Universal /Sony.
    • 7.


Meet the band

Meet the band

Find out about the musicians that play with Jools on the show.