*wireless watch* > post your radio recommendations here

Discussion in 'books, films, TV, radio & writing' started by DaveCinzano, Oct 21, 2004.

  1. Libertad

    Libertad Would it help?

    Props to lizzieloo for finding this:

    Ghost Town - Post-Industrial Decline, The People's Songs - BBC Radio 2

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  2. lizzieloo

    lizzieloo Numpty extraordinaire

    I was looking for this thread, searching for "radio" in thread titles :facepalm:

    Thanks :thumbs:
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  3. Ground Elder

    Ground Elder Well-Known Member

    The People's Songs has been excellent series. It's well worth trying to find the ones that aren't on iplayer.
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  4. Libertad

    Libertad Would it help?

    Stuart Maconie's a great broadcaster and writer, love him.
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  5. lizzieloo

    lizzieloo Numpty extraordinaire

    Have you read Pies and Prejudice?
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  6. Libertad

    Libertad Would it help?

    Yes, it's a cracking book and I was given a copy of Adventures on the High Teas that I'm going to read soon(ish). :)
  7. lizzieloo

    lizzieloo Numpty extraordinaire

    He's ace :cool:
  8. Libertad

    Libertad Would it help?

    Yes indeed he is. :)
  9. Ground Elder

    Ground Elder Well-Known Member

    Got a long car journey next week, so have been downloading loads of radio. I'm particularly looking forward to You'll Never Be Sixteen Again, a 7 part John Peel series from 1986 series telling the story of the teenager.
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  10. chainsawjob

    chainsawjob Kipping in the dunes

    Just caught the last twenty minutes of this afternoon play yesterday, sounded interesting and worth a listen.

    The Liberty Cap, Drama - BBC Radio 4

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  11. lizzieloo

    lizzieloo Numpty extraordinaire

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  12. SovietArmy

    SovietArmy Well-Known Member

    The link is not available.
  13. lizzieloo

    lizzieloo Numpty extraordinaire

    I've edited my post, should be working now
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  14. Farmer Giles

    Farmer Giles Well-Known Member

  15. lizzieloo

    lizzieloo Numpty extraordinaire

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  16. Libertad

    Libertad Would it help?

    Yep, 'tis good :thumbs:
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  17. kittyP

    kittyP schmeeer

    Just listened to episode 2 of 9 of Tracks on radio 4.
    Dark (especially for the time of day) and gripping thriller.
    I hadn't heard the first episode but it still made sense.
    Will be following to the end. :cool:
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  18. rubbershoes

    rubbershoes not the only raver in the village

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  19. chainsawjob

    chainsawjob Kipping in the dunes

    Good isn't it? Was driving when I heard the first one, and by chance caught the second one too, didn't realise it was weekly.
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  20. lizzieloo

    lizzieloo Numpty extraordinaire

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  21. Thaw

    Thaw Aye like, so it is.

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  22. BCBlues

    BCBlues Lend us a Twenner

  23. shambler

    shambler Large member

    Radio 4, iPlayer, 'Classic Chandler'

    Basically the complete set of Marlowe books in audio book form. Really well acted and abridged.

    I don't usually like radio drama, but Chandler's style works fucking well - at least I'm loving it, and I've got the attention span of a gnat.

    6 days left for episode 1.
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  24. lizzieloo

    lizzieloo Numpty extraordinaire

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  25. lizzieloo

    lizzieloo Numpty extraordinaire

  26. Libertad

    Libertad Would it help?

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  27. lizzieloo

    lizzieloo Numpty extraordinaire

    the earl of sandwich's accent "cos he talked like that"

    :D :cool:
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  28. Libertad

    Libertad Would it help?

    The Earl of Hovercraft. :D
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  29. Moses Reed

    Moses Reed New Member

    This is nice..
  30. Throbbing Angel

    Throbbing Angel it's a very pretty colour this ambulance, isn't it

    Load of Bowie related stuff on the BBC this month: Full BBC Bowie schedule for January - David Bowie Official Blog

    "Here follows the dates for your diary, keep reading for more detail regarding each programme.

    1 Thursday 5 January-1.00-4.00pm-BBC RADIO 6 MUSIC-Radcliffe and Maconie
    2 Saturday 7 January-1.00-3.00pm-BBC RADIO 6 MUSIC-Liz Kershaw
    • 3 Saturday 7 January-9.00pm-10.30pm-BBC TWO-Bowie: The Last Five Years
    4 Sunday 8 January-7am -10am-BBC RADIO 6 MUSIC-Mary Anne Hobbs
    5 Sunday 8 January-1.00-2.00pm-BBC RADIO 6 MUSIC-Adam Buxton On Bowie
    6 Sunday 8 January 4.00-6.00pm BBC RADIO 6 MUSIC Jarvis Cocker's Sunday Service
    7 Sunday 8 January 6.00-8.00pm BBC RADIO 6 MUSIC Now Playing @6Music
    8 Monday 9 January 10.00-11.00pm BBC RADIO 2 Exploring Life On Mars?
    9 Tuesday 10 January 7.00-9.00pm BBC RADIO 6 MUSIC Marc Riley
    10 Friday 13 January 7.00-9.00pm BBC RADIO 6 MUSIC Iggy Pop
    • 11 Friday 13 January 10.00-11.00pm BBC Four Bowie At The BBC"

    indented stuff is on't'telly

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