Sue MacGregor reunites five women who ruled the world of pop in the 1960s.
Becky Unthank, one half of the folk group The Unthanks recalls why she named her son Wren.
When a David Bowie tribute act hears his idol has died, a strange week unfolds.
As a new exhibition of syd barrett's artwork opens, John Wilson talks to Blur guitarist Graham Coxon about the former Pink Floyd frontman.
James Naughtie considers the influence of the musical innovator and trendsetter.
John Wilson talks to David Bowie in New York. This is an uncut version of the interview.
Colleagues and fellow artists reflect on the life of David Bowie.
David Bowie’s extraordinary life and career told in his own words.
Singer Kevin Rowland reflects on the success of Dexys' No 1 single Come On Eileen.
Biographer Carolyn Burke and singer Barb Jungr discuss Edith Piaf's enduring appeal
The story of Nigerian musician and political revolutionary, Fela Kuti.
Radio 4 explores the story of Nigerian musican and political revolutionary, Fela Kuti.
Germaine Greer presents a profile of eccentric 1970s rock icon Frank Zappa.
Freddie Mercury talks to Tom Browne
Gabriel Gbadamosi chooses as his Great Life the inventor of Afrobeat, musician Fela Kuti
Hanif Kureishi nominates his friend David Bowie as his hero.
Samira Ahmed meets British Asian women who, like her, were inspired by David Bowie.
Actor Jane Horrocks in conversation with her heroes, brought back to life.
In a rare interview, musician Kate Bush talks about her work to John Wilson.
Kate Bush is interviewed on Front Row by John Wilson.
John Wilson meets Kate Bush as she releases a new album of songs inspired by snow.
Marc Riley traces the career of 70s electronic band Kraftwerk.
Martin Scorsese's film about George Harrison.
Matt Lucas chooses Freddie Mercury
Navid Akhtar examines the legacy of the influential Qawwali singer Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan.
Clive Coleman profiles the musician Peter Gabriel.
On its 40th anniversary, Mark Hodkinson looks at the impact of punk rock in Yorkshire.