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The Maths of Life and 6 Music Salutes

Dr Hannah Fry joins Lauren to impart wisdom from the worlds of maths and science, and we celebrate the iconic in 6 Music Salutes.

Dr Hannah Fry joins Lauren to impart wisdom from the worlds of maths and science, and we celebrate the iconic in 6 Music Salutes.

Plus it's your chance to get a tune played on the radio if you're First In, we hand-pick something incredible from around the 6 Music schedule in Fantastic Beats & Where To Find Them, and we'll play you something brand new that we love in While You Were Sleeping.

2 hours, 58 minutes

Music Played

  • The Flaming Lips

    The Yeah Yeah Yeah Song (With All Your Power)

    • Warner Bros.
  • Hot Chip

    Melody Of Love

    • Domino Recording Co.
  • The Dixie Cups

    Iko Iko

    • The Dixie Cups Meet The Shangri-Las.
    • Charly.
  • Brittany Howard

    History Repeats

    • Jaime.
    • ATO Records.
  • Les Rythmes Digitales

    (Hey You) What's That Sound

  • Michael Kiwanuka & Tom Misch


    • Polydor.
  • Run‐D.M.C. vs Jason Nevins

    It's Like That

    • Smile Communications.
  • SOAK

    Sea Creatures

    • Rough Trade.
  • Thom Yorke

    Not The News

    • ANIMA.
    • XL Recordings.
  • Noah Slee


  • Étienne de Crécy

    Am I Wrong

    • XL Recordings.
  • Marika Hackman

    the one

    • AMF Records/Virgin EMI.
  • Fleetwood Mac


    • The Very Best Of Fleetwood Mac.
    • Warner Strategic Marketi.
    • 13.
  • Guillemots

    Trains To Brazil

    • CD SINGLE.
    • Polydor.

    Doomsday (feat. Pebbles The Invisible Girl)

    • Operation: Doomsday.
    • Fondle 'Em.
  • Róisín Murphy


    • BMG.
  • Ezra Collective

    Quest For Coin

    • Enter The Jungle.
  • Holy Magick

    Even Though

    • Holy Magick.
    • Lost Room Records.
  • The Good, The Bad & The Queen

    Nineteen Seventeen

    • Merrie Land.
    • Studio 13.
  • Jesca Hoop

    Passage's End

  • The Knife

    We Share Our Mothers Health

    • We Share Our Mothers Health.
    • Brille Records Limited.
    • 1.
  • Tame Impala


    • Island/Modular Recordings.
  • João Gilberto


    • Blue Note Plays Jobim.
    • Warner Music UK Limited.
    • 1.
  • Gilberto Gil

    Toda Menina Baiana

    • WEA.
  • Antônio Carlos Jobim

    The Girl from Ipanema

    Singer: Astrud Gilberto. Performer: João Gilberto. Performer: Antônio Carlos Jobim. Performer: Stan Getz. Performer: Tommy Williams.
    • It's Cool (Various Artists).
    • EMI.
  • Carwyn Ellis & Rio 18

    Tywydd Hufen Iâ

  • João Gilberto

    Desde Que O Samba É Samba

  • The Fall

    Touch Sensitive

    • Artful Records.
  • Sleater‐Kinney

    Hurry On Home

    • Mom + Pop.
  • Tina

    I Feel Fine

    • Speedy Wunderground.
  • Stars

    Ageless Beauty

    • City Slang.
  • JOHN

    Future Thinker

    • Pets Care Records.
  • LCD Soundsystem

    Someone Great

    • CD SINGLE.
    • DFA.
  • Bon Iver

    Hey, Ma

    • Jagjaguwar.
  • Bochum Welt

    Feelings On A Screen

  • M.I.A.

    Galang '05

    • CD SINGLE.
    • XL.


    • Yala! Records.
  • Superorganism

    Something For Your M.I.N.D.

    • Domino Recording Co.