Shirley Manson Plays Pop
Nicola Meighan plays pop favourites and rarities from round the corner and around the world. In this episode Shirley Manson of Garbage shares the pop music she's passionate about.
Nicola Meighan plays pop favourites and rarities from round the corner and around the world; including punk and soul hits, 80's classics, indie, rockabilly, reggae and contemporary artists.
In this episode Shirley Manson of Garbage reveals the first single she ever bought - a song she’s so obsessed by she wants it played at her funeral. She goes on to explain why Ella Fitzgerald reminds her of her mother and the artists that helped her through puberty. As a musician in her 50’s Manson describes how her musical heroes Debbie Harry and Patti Smith have inspired her and reveals which shape-shifting pop star she describes as ‘the principal male in my life.’