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These Songs Will Get You Through

Live from Glasgow, Deacon Blue's lead singer traces the roots and origins of today's music and song-writing. Ricky shares the songs that help him through these hard times.

Live from Glasgow, Deacon Blue’s lead singer Ricky Ross explores the origins of today's music. Discover some of the brilliant records he's found on his song writing and performance travels, and see the common themes which have influenced songs and music making over the years. Described as his 'Go To' list, Ricky shares the songs that help him through these hard times.

55 minutes

Music Played

  • Bruce Springsteen

    Radio Nowhere

  • Coldplay

    Viva La Vida

    • Viva La Vida Or Death & All His Friends.
    • Parlophone.
    • 1.
  • The Highwomen

    Crowded Table

    • The Highwomen.
    • Elektra.
    • 004.
  • Trisha Yearwood

    The Song Remembers When

    • Nashville Tears.
    • Cooking Vinyl.
    • 10.
  • Carpenters

    I Won't Last A Day Without You

    • The Carpenters - Yesterday Once More.
    • A&M.
  • John Moreland

    Harder Dreams

    • LP5.
    • Old Omens.
    • 001.
  • Simple Minds

    Waterfront

    • Glittering Prize - Best Of Simple Min.
    • Virgin.
  • First Aid Kit

    My Silver Lining

    • (CD Single).
    • Sony Music.
  • Fairport Convention

    Who Knows Where The Time Goes?

    • Island.
  • Brittany Howard

    Stay High

  • Bob Dylan

    Braggin'

    • Triplicate.
    • Columbia.
    • 201.
  • Traveling Wilburys

    End Of The Line

    • Traveling Wilburys Vol.1.
    • Wilbury.

Broadcast

  • Sat 4 Apr 2020 20:00