Classic Rock Sequence [6 Music]

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6M20091003

Featuring Rocket From The Crypt at Reading in 1996, parts three and four of The Whistle Test Years and sessions from Huw Lloyd Langton, The Almighty, Queen and Link Wray.

Featuring Rocket From The Crypt at Reading in 1996 and sessions from Queen and Link Wray.

Featuring Aerosmith playing Donington and sessions from Tygers of Pan Tang and Krokus.

More classic rock sets, sessions and documentaries, featuring Aerosmith playing Donington in 1994 and sessions from Tygers of Pan Tang, Hanoi Rocks, L7 and Krokus.

6M20091010

Featuring UFO at the Hammersmith Odeon in 1982, session tracks from Saxon, Argent, Thin Lizzy and Ten Years After, and more from Bob Harris' documentary The Whistle Test Years.

Featuring UFO at the Hammersmith Odeon in 1982.

More classic rock sets, sessions and documentaries.

6M20091017

More classic rock sets, sessions and documentaries.

Featuring Hawkwind at the Paris Theatre from 1972, Californication - the story of Red Hot Chili Peppers with Paul Anderson and tracks from Jeff Healey, David Bowie and others.

Featuring Hawkwind recorded at the Paris Theatre in London from 1972.

6M20091031

Featuring Fleetwood Mac at the Paris Theatre in 1970, the first part of the Rolling Stones Story with Bob Harris and sessions from Terraplane, Krokus and Samson.

Featuring Fleetwood Mac at the Paris Theatre in 1970.

More classic rock sets, sessions and documentaries.

6M20091114

Featuring Slash's Snake Pit at Donington in 1995, sessions from Venom, This Poison, Anaconda and Rattlesnake Kiss, and the last part of The Rolling Stones Story with Bob Harris.

Featuring Slash's Snake Pit at Donington plus the last part of The Rolling Stones Story.

More classic rock sets, sessions and documentaries.

6M20100102

6M20100102

Featuring documentary The Poet, The Rocker and AC/DC at Donington in 1991.

6M20100102

Featuring Phil Lynott documentary The Poet, The Rocker, AC/DC at Donington in 1991 and sessions from Muse, Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, Bad Company and The Wildhearts.

6M20100109

6M20100109

Featuring a Led Zeppelin documentary and Ozzy Osbourne live at Donington in 1986.

6M20100109

Featuring Led Zeppelin documentary The Mighty Arms of Atlas, Ozzy Osbourne live at Donington in 1986 and archive sessions from Deep Purple, Metal Messiah, Pallas and Hawkwind.

6M20100116

6M20100116

Featuring part two of The Mighty Arms of Atlas and Manic Street Preachers live from 1993.

6M20100116

Featuring part two of The Mighty Arms of Atlas, Manic Street Preachers at the 1993 Phoenix Festival and tracks from Thin Lizzy, Jethro Tull, King Adora and Toad The Wet Sprocket.

6M20100123

6M20100123

Classic rock sets and features.

6M20100130

6M20100130

Featuring parts three and four of The Whistle Test Years, Rocket from the Crypt at Reading in 1996, and session tracks from Huw Lloyd Langton, The Almighty, Queen and Link Wray.

6M20100130

Featuring parts three and four of The Whistle Test Years, Rocket from the Crypt at Reading in 1996, and session tracks from Huw Lloyd Langton, The Almighty, Queen and Link Wray.

Featuring The Whistle Test Years and Rocket from the Crypt live at Reading in 1996.

Featuring parts three and four of The Whistle Test Years, UFO at the Hammersmith Odeon, London in 1982 and session tracks from Saxon, Argent, Thin Lizzy and Ten Years After.

Featuring The Whistle Test Years and UFO at the Hammersmith Odeon in 1982.

6M20100130

Featuring The Whistle Test Years and Rocket from the Crypt live at Reading in 1996.

6M20100327

Featuring Masters of Rock with a look at the career of Ian Gillan, Family recorded in London from 1970, and sessions from Frankie Miller, Vardis, The Who and Prophecy Of Doom.

Featuring Masters of Rock - Ian Gillan and Family recorded in London from 1970.

Featuring Masters of Rock with a look at the career of Gary Moore, Thin Lizzy recorded at the Regal Theatre, Hitchin in January 1983 and a 1974 session from Barclay James Harvest.

Featuring Masters of Rock - Gary Moore and Thin Lizzy recorded in January 1983.

6M20100403

Including the documentary A Design For Life on The Manic Street Preachers.

Plus music from 2 Die 4, Accept, Rock Goddess, Xentrix and Generation X.

6M*20100109

Featuring Led Zeppelin documentary The Mighty Arms of Atlas, Ozzy Osbourne live at Donington in 1986 and archive sessions from Deep Purple, Metal Messiah, Pallas and Hawkwind.

Featuring a Led Zeppelin documentary and Ozzy Osbourne live at Donington in 1986.

6M01/05/200920090502

Featuring And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead recorded at Reading in 2001.

Another chance to enjoy Rock Till You Drop: The Def Leppard Story (1/2).

In a documentary first broadcast in 1993, Claire Sturgess tells the story of the Sheffield quintet.

This is followed by an hour of classic rock concerts and sessions.

First up, is And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead recorded live at Reading in 2001.

The live music continues with BBC session tracks from the Kinks, Terrorvision, Little Angels and Reef.

6M02/01/2010
6M03/04/2010
6M03/07/200920090704

More classic rock sets and documentaries.

6M03/10/2009
6M05/06/200920090606

Another chance to enjoy Frank Zappa - Air Sculpture, part two.

Presented by Mark Radcliffe and first broadcast in 1994.

This is followed by an hour of classic rock concerts and sessions.

To kick things off, Bruce Dickinson introduces Rocket From The Crypt recorded live at Reading in 1996.

There are also sessions from Huw Lloyd Langton, The Almighty, Queen and Link Wray.

Featuring a Frank Zappa documentary and Rocket From The Crypt at Reading in 1996.

Featuring The Whistle Test Years documentary and Rocket From The Crypt at Reading in 1996.

The Whistle Test Years - Parts 3 and 4.

Bob Harris looks a back at the Old Grey Whistle Test, which he presented, in a series first broadcast in 2001.

The documentary features interviews, and music from the original TV series, including Bonnie Raitt's Too Long At The Fair, John Lennon's Stand By Me, Supertramp's Dreamer, Dr Feelgood's It Wasn't Me, Freddy King's Woke Up This Morning, Jackson Browne's Move On, Emmylou Harris' Amarillo and George Harrison's This Song.

6M05/12/2009
6M06/02/2010
6M06/03/2010
6M07/08/200920090808

Another chance to enjoy The Who: Their Generation, Paolo Hewitt's 2002 profile of the great band.

(Part 1 of 2)

This is followed by an hour of classic rock concerts and BBC sessions.

Meat Loaf kicks things off in concert at London's Hammersmith Odeon in London in 1978.

Bruce Dickinson then introduces BBC session tracks from Thunder, L7, Gary Moore, and Foxx.

Featuring documentary The Who - Their Generation and Meat Loaf at the Hammersmith Odeon.

More classic rock sets, sessions and documentaries.

6M07/11/2009
6M08/05/200920090509

More classic rock sets and documentaries, featuring part two of Rock Till You Drop - The Def Leppard Story, plus tracks from Faith No More, Jimi Hendrix, Primal Scream and Oasis.

Featuring part two of The Def Leppard Story, plus Faith No More at the Phoenix Festival.

More classic rock sets and documentaries.

6M09/01/2010
6M10/10/2009
6M12/06/200920090613

Featuring Ray Davies of The Kinks looking back at the 1960s in The Davies Diaries, plus Bruce Dickinson presents archive tracks from Hawkwind, David Bowie and others.

Featuring The Davies Diaries, plus Hawkwind recorded in London in 1972.

More classic rock sets and documentaries.

6M12/09/2009
6M13/02/2010
6M13/03/2010
6M14/08/200920090815

Another chance to enjoy The Who: Their Generation, Paolo Hewitt's 2002 profile of the great band.

(Part 2 of 2).

Paolo Hewitt's 2002 profile of the great band.

This is followed by an hour of classic rock concerts and BBC sessions.

Firstly, Bruce Dickinson presents The Scorpions recorded live at Wembley Arena in 1991.

This is followed by archive BBC sessions from Gillan, Cloven Hoof, Little Angels, and Apes, Pigs and Spacemen.

Featuring part two of The Who - Their Generation and The Scorpions playing Wembley in 1991

6M14/11/2009
6M16/01/2010
6M17/07/200920090718

The Whistle Test Years (Parts 1 & 2).

Bob Harris chronicles The Old Grey Whistle Test story, from its small-scale beginnings in 1971.

First broadcast in 2001 to mark the television show's 30th anniversary.

This is followed by an hour of classic rock concerts and BBC sessions.

First up is Metallica recorded live at Donnington in 1995.

Featuring The Whistle Test Years from 2001 and Metallica recorded at Donnington in 1995.

6M17/10/2009
6M19/06/200920090620

The Davies Diaries (Parts 3 & 4)

Another chance to hear Ray Davies, singer, songwriter and frontman of The Kinks tell the story of the band's heady triumphs in the 60s.

He talks about their influences, remembers some of the great acts who played with The Kinks, and shares the tales behind his many classic songs.

The documentary was first broadcast on Radio 2 in 2000 and is followed by an hour of classic rock concerts and sessions.

First up is Atomic Rooster recorded live at the BBC's Paris Theatre in London in 1972.

There are also sessions from Blink 182, The Enid, Fleetwood Mac & FM.

Featuring more of The Davies Diaries, plus Atomic Rooster recorded in 1972.

More classic rock sets and documentaries.

6M19/09/2009
6M19/12/2009
6M20/02/2010
6M20/03/2010
6M21/11/2009
6M22/05/200920090523

Featuring the second part of The Jimi Hendrix Story plus Aerosmith at Donington in 1994.

Another chance to enjoy Purple Haze: The Jimi Hendrix Story (2/2).

In a documentary first broadcast in 2002, Gary Moore tells the story of the guitar virtuoso.

This is followed by an hour of classic rock concerts and sessions.

First up, is Aerosmith in concert at Donington in 1994.

The live music continues with BBC session tracks from Tygers of Pan Tang (1985), Hanoi Rocks (1984), L7 (1990) and Krokus (1980).

6M23/01/2010
6M24/10/2009
6M26/09/2009
6M27/02/2010
6M27/03/2010
6M30/01/2010
6M31/10/2009