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Lost In Space

Another chance to hear Cerys' interview with astronaut and scientist Helen Sharman. Plus Trials Of Cato in session,

As part of the 6M In Space season we take the opportunity to revisit Cerys' interview with astronaut and scientist Helen Sharman. Helen talks chemistry, launch pods, gravity and being the first Briton in space in May 1991.

“We should push forward not only our own individual boundaries, but also the boundaries of what humans believe is possible. People are the biggest limitations in our own lives. There’s a huge amount we can do and we should make the best use of our lives for the benefit of the world.” - Helen Sharman

Plus Trials of Cato stop by for a session. Originally from North Wales and Yorkshire, Trials of Cato formed whilst living in Beirut, where they spent time refining the roots of their sound into a hybrid of traditional influences. Their debut album Hide and Hair (2018), Recorded in the spring of 2018 at Penylan studios in mid-Wales. The band is made up of Robin Jones,William Addison and Tomos Williams.

Plus music from Gili Yalo, Kit Sebastian,Hannah Peel and Will Burns.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Brittany Howard

    Stay High

  • Smokey Wilson

    High Time

  • Isaac Birituro & The Rail Abandon

    I Know (I'm Ok) (Edit)

  • Pictish Trail

    Far Gone

  • Aca Novkovic

    Stara Plavka

  • The Dynamites

    Dub Star

  • Donnie Elbert

    You Don't Have To Be A Star

  • Guru Guru


  • Richard Strauss

    Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30

  • Sam Cooke

    Lonesome Road

  • Max Richter

    Space 21

  • Debashish Bhattacharya

    Mother Earth

  • Michael Andrew

    Mad World

  • David Bowie


  • Gili Yalo

    Sew Lesew

  • Hannah Peel & Will Burns

    May 9th

  • Los Saicos

    Lonely Star (Estrella Solitaria)

    • Demolición.
    • Dis Peru.
    • 1.
  • Roy Ayers

    He's A Superstar

    • He's Coming.
    • Polydor.
    • 1.
  • Charles Wright & Charles Wright & The Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band

    Express Yourself

  • Trials of Cato

    Difyrrwch (Cerys Matthews 6 Music Session 21 July 2019)

  • Trials of Cato

    Gloria (Cerys Matthews 6 Music Session 21 July 2019)

  • Ananda Shankar

    Light My Fire

  • Dorothy Ashby


  • Lettuce

    Ready To Live

  • Erkin Koray


  • Santana

    Black Magic Woman/Gypsy Queen

    • Abraxas.
    • Columbia.
    • 2.
  • Brian Auger

    In And Out

  • Justin Hinds & The Dominoes

    The Higher The Monkey Climbs

  • Fiddling Bob Larkan & His Music Makers

    The Higher Up The Monkey Climbs

  • Kit Sebastian


  • Earthling Scum


  • The TV Theme Players

    Lost In Space

  • Martha Reeves and The Vandellas

    Easily Persuaded

  • Big Maceo

    Worried Life Blues

  • Linda Perhacs

    Song Of The Planets