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A series of programmes which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music This week

Leiber and Stoller: part 1 Producer STUART GRUNDY

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Producer: Stuart Grundy

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Peopl? and developments that have influenced pop music. Leiber and Stoller: part 2

LEIBER and STOLLER this year celebrate 25 years of success.

This second programme traces their career from 1959 to the present day and their influence on such diverse talents as the Drifters, Peggy Lee , Phil Spector and Stealers Wheel. Producer STUART GRUNDY

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Unknown: Peggy Lee

Unknown: Phil Spector

Producer: Stuart Grundy

Genome: [r1 Bd=19750713]

A series of programmes which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music. This week:

Slade - Six Days on the Road Part 1: The Tour

The antics of groups on tour are almost a daily part of our newspaper diet. A few weeks ago Insight went on tour with one of our major pop groups, SLADE, and today's programme focuses principally on the action backstage.

Producer STUART GRUNDY

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People and developments that have influenced pop music. This week:

Slade - Six Days on the Road Part 2: The Concert

Last week Insight looked at the backstage aspects of a major pop group on tour. Today's programme features performances from one of the group's two London dates. Producer STUART GRUNDY

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A series of programmes which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music

This week: The Electric Guitar Big Jim Sullivan and some of the world's other leading guitarists, look at the electric guitar through more than 20 years of rock music.

Producer TlM BLACKMORE

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Unknown: Jim Sullivan

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People and developments that have influenced pop music.

This week: The leader who survived - Ian Anderson of Jethro Tull

Introduced by ALAN BLACK Producer JEFF GRIFFIN

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Unknown: Ian Anderson

Unknown: Jethro Tull

Introduced By: Alan Black

Producer: Jeff Griffin

Genome: [r1 Bd=19750810]

A series of programmes which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music. This week:

A portrait of the artist as a pop star - Bryan Ferry

One-time art student and painter BRYAN FERRY reveals to PAUL GAMBACCINI how he SUCceeded in incorporating visual art into popular music.

' I've always been equally interested in music and art.... just as I taught myself to paint and to draw; so at a later stage, I projected myself into singing.'

Producer JOHNNY BEERLING

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Unknown: Paul Gambaccini

Producer: Johnny Beerling

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This week:

Six Crises in Pop - 10 cc

10 cc are four Mancunians who joined together after their successful separate ventures during the pop boom of the ,60s. They literally started all over again on a four-year climb to the top. recently capped by their second number one single. ' I'm Not In Love,' and two top ten albums. The pressure points and days of decision they encountered along the way are examined. Written and presented by PAUL GAMBACCINI

Producer TEDDY WARRICK

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Presented By: Paul Gambaccini

Producer: Teddy Warrick

Genome: [r1 Bd=19750824]

People and developments that have influenced pop music. Thus week:

The Influence of Jazz on Pop An examination of how jazz music and musicians have influenced the world of rock and a look at the movement oalled ' jazz-rock '. With music from BLOOD, SWEAT AND TEARS. CHICAGO, SOFT MACHINE and Cream

Introduced by PETE DRUMMOND

Producer TONY HALE (Manchester)

Genome: [r1 Bd=19750824]

Introduced By: Pete Drummond

Producer: Tony Hale

Genome: [r1 Bd=19750831]

People and developments that have influenced pop music. This week: Reggae Music-The Sound of Kingston

Jamaican music has permeated the pop music mainstream.

CARL GAYLE takes a look at the fundamental aspects and changes over the last 15 years from traditional sources to such complex sounds as those of Bob Marley and the Wallers, and KING TUBBY.

Producer pets RITZEMA

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Unknown: Carl Gayle

Unknown: Bob Marley

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People and developments that have influenced pop music

This week: The Soulful Years The energy of black music is a major source of vitality for today's pop scene. Artists like THE 1NKSPOTS. CHUCK BERRY , OTIS REDDING. THE TEMPTATIONS, and RAY CIIARLES dominate the postwar development of the music. JAMES HAMILTON considers how this has come about and plays some key records.

Producer PETE RITZEMA

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Unknown: Chuck Berry

Unknown: Otis Redding.

Unknown: Ray Ciiarles

Music: James Hamilton

Producer: Pete Ritzema

Genome: [r1 Bd=19750914]

A series of programmes which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music. This week:

Tour of The Americas 75

A report on The Rolling Stones' recent extensive tour of the USA. The programme includes interviews with all of The Rolling Stones and many of the people that made this tour their most successful yet. Narrated by ALEXIS KORNER Written and produced by JEFF GRIFFIN

Genome: [r1 Bd=19750914]

Produced By: Jeff Griffin

Genome: [r1 Bd=19750921]

A series of programmes which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music.

This week: Hod Stewart

Currently riding high in both the singles and album charts, talks about his career so far.

Compiled oy JOHN PIDGEON Producer TIM BLACKMORE

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Unknown: John Pidgeon

Producer: Tim Blackmore

Genome: [r1 Bd=19750928]

This week:

Northern Soul. Fact or Fiction? An investigation of Northern Soul, with the voices of the jocks who play it. the customers who dance to it and the records themselves: including 808 RELF, THE CASUALEERS and JACKIE WILSON.

Introduced by PAUL BURNETT Written and researched by FRANK ELSON. Producer TONY HALE (Manchester)

Genome: [r1 Bd=19750928]

Unknown: Jackie Wilson.

Introduced By: Paul Burnett

Unknown: Frank Elson.

Producer: Tony Hale

Genome: [r1 Bd=19751005]

This week:

Wings - The Birth of a Band

Paul McCartney. who has just finished a nationwide tour with his group WINGS. talks to PAUL GAMBACCINI about the launching of the band, their music and their future plans. Producer CHRIS LYCETT

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Unknown: Paul McCartney.

Unknown: Paul Gambaccini

Producer: Chris Lycett

Genome: [r1 Bd=19751012]

This week:

Artists' Manager Gordon Mills He is chairman of MAM.; manager of Tom Jones , Engelbert Humperdinck and Gilbert O'Sullivan ; record producer and songwriter. His first job was as a bus conductor, but now he's one of the most important people in the music industry and lives the life of a superstar at his home In Surrey.

PAUL WILLIAMS recently persuaded him to give a rare interview about his role as a successful manager.

Producer PAUL Williams

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Unknown: Tom Jones

Unknown: Gilbert O'Sullivan

Producer: Paul Williams

Genome: [r1 Bd=19751019]

A series of programmes which takes a close look at the background people who influence pop music. This week:

JamesWilliamGuercio

Producer of hits for the Buckinghams, Chicago, Blood, Sweat and Tears; owner of Caribou Studio, where Elton John , Earth Wind and Fire, and Michael Murphey have made important albums. PAUL GAMBACCINI introduces the record producer who also made a great movie Electra Glide in Blue. Guercio's beliefs? ' Play what you like. If it's change, I'm for it.'

Presented by PAUL CAMBACCINI Producer TONY HALE

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Unknown: Elton John

Unknown: Michael Murphey

Introduces: Paul Gambaccini

Presented By: Paul Cambaccini

Producer: Tony Hale

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A series of programmes which currently takes a close look at background people who - influence pop music.

This week: George Martin -record producer

This versatile British producer, who stafted his career in classical music, has in the last 20 years "ecorded such artists as Peter Sellers, The Beatles, America and Jeff Beck.

In conversation with ANDREW TYLER , GEORGE MARTIN describes his career and the role of the record Producer todav.

Introduced by. ANNE NIGHTINGALE

ProducerDAVE TATS

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Unknown: George Martin

Unknown: Jeff Beck.

Unknown: Andrew Tyler

Introduced By: Anne Nightingale

Producer: Dave Tats

Genome: [r1 Bd=19751102]

A series of programmes which currently takes a close look at background people who influence pop music.

This week: Richard Perry the West-Coast Producer

Young, handsome and successful -RICHARD PERRY has been a record producer for ten years. He began with a private income and hasn't looked back since. First to successfully receive the ' Perry treatment' was Tiny Tim , then followed Harry Nilsson , Carly Simon , Ringo Starr. Barbra Streisand and, most recently. Art Garfunkel. Perry has recorded in New York and London but most appreciates the comfort and convenience of Hollywood. He is almost as much a star as his stars.

Written and presented by PAUL GAMBACCINI

Producer STUART GRUNDY

Genome: [r1 Bd=19751102]

Unknown: Richard Perry

Unknown: Tiny Tim

Unknown: Harry Nilsson

Unknown: Carly Simon

Unknown: Ringo Starr.

Unknown: Barbra Streisand

Presented By: Paul Gambaccini

Producer: Stuart Grundy

Genome: [r1 Bd=19751109]

A series of programmes which currently takes a close look at background people who influence pop music.

This week. John Hammond - Discovering America's

Stars JOHN HAMMOND occupies a unique position in the American music industry. In a career of over 40 years he has been responsible for discovering and furthering the recording careers of many major artists including Benny Good-man, Count Basie. Billie Holi day, Leonard Cohen. Aretha Franklin and Boh Dylan. One of his more recent signings, Bruce Springsteen , is being hailed as ' America's rock and roll future.' At 65. Hammond continues to play a major part in what we might be listening to tomorrow.

Written and presented by BRIAN MATTHEW

Producer STUART GRUNDY

Genome: [r1 Bd=19751109]

Unknown: John Hammond

Unknown: Stars John Hammond

Unknown: Billie Holi

Unknown: Leonard Cohen.

Unknown: Aretha Franklin

Unknown: Boh Dylan.

Unknown: Bruce Springsteen

Presented By: Brian Matthew

Producer: Stuart Grundy

Genome: [r1 Bd=19751116]

A series of programmes which currently takes a close look at background people who influence pop music.

This week: Derek Taylor who has been a journalist, Brian Epstein 's personal assistant, a West-coast publicist (for The Byrds. The Beach Boys, Beau Brummel. etc), Apple press officer, a record producer, director of special projects and now the managing director of Warner Brothers Records.

I I like to put people in touch with each other.'

Introduced by ANNE NIGHTINGALZ Producer JEFF GRIFFIN

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Unknown: Derek Taylor

Unknown: Brian Epstein

Unknown: Beau Brummel.

Introduced By: Anne Nightingalz

Producer: Jeff Griffin

Genome: [r1 Bd=19751123]

A series which currently takes a close look at background people who influence pop music. This week:

Publishers and Songwriters

What are the roles of the contemporary music publisher, the songwriter and the singer-songwriter? Views and opinions from:

Star singer-songwriters:

Marc Bolan , David Essex and Leo Sayer

Up-and-coming singer-songwriter: Brian Protheroe

Hit songwriter/publishers:

Tony Macaulay, Roger Green -away and Jonathan King

Publishers: Dave Most. David Platz , Freddie Bienstock and Dick James

Presented by DAVID HAMILTON Written and produced by PAUL WILLIAMS

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Singer-Songwriters: Marc Bolan

Singer-Songwriters: David Essex

Singer-Songwriters: Leo Sayer

Unknown: Brian Protheroe

Unknown: Roger Green

Unknown: David Platz

Unknown: Freddie Bienstock

Unknown: Dick James

Presented By: David Hamilton

Produced By: Paul Williams

Genome: [r1 Bd=19751130]

A series of programmes which currently takes a close look at background people who influence pop music.

This week: Don Kirshner

' I believe copyrights are like real estate and the rent comes in for ever - there is gold and you have to mine it properly;' the man who created The Monkees and The Archies, and launched the careers of a host of writers and performers, including Neil Sedaka , Tony Orlando and Carole King. Producer TIM blackmore

Genome: [r1 Bd=19751130]

Unknown: Don Kirshner

Unknown: Neil Sedaka

Unknown: Tony Orlando

Unknown: Carole King.

Producer: Tim Blackmore

Genome: [r1 Bd=19751207]

A series of programmes which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music.

This week: Before The Beatles Marty Wilde, with the help of LARRY PARNES , JACK GOOD and IAN SAMWELL , looks back at the British pop scene - before The Beatles.

Narrated by JOHNNIE WALKER Written by JOHN PIDGEON Producer TIM BLACKMORE

Genome: [r1 Bd=19751207]

Unknown: Larry Parnes

Unknown: Ian Samwell

Unknown: Johnnie Walker

Written By: John Pidgeon

Producer: Tim Blackmore

Genome: [r1 Bd=19751214]

A series of programmes which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music. This week:

The Cat Stevens Profile: part 1 Cat, at 27. has been making hit records for nine years. This week JOHNNIE WALKER , with the help of Cat and others, takes us through the earlier years and a period of serious illness for Cat which changed his whole life and musical direction.

Producer STUART GRUNDY

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Unknown: Johnnie Walker

Producer: Stuart Grundy

Genome: [r1 Bd=19751221]

People and developments that have influenced today's pop music. This week:

The Cat Stevens Profile: part 2 No contemporary pop artist is in more complete control of his product than CAT STEVENS. He writes the words and music, sings and plays many of the instruments, produces his records, prepares the art work and even takes the photographs. This week JOHNNIE. WALKER concludes the Cat Stevens profile with a look at him and his work over the last four years.

Producer STUART GRUNDY

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A series of programmes which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music.

Christmas Comes but Once a Year and these days it's not just a season of good cheer but an important time for the music industry. More records are released during the Christmas period than at any other time of the year and while you are dreaming of a white Christmas, the record companies are hoping for a gold disc. Written by JOHN PIDGEON Producer TIM BLACKMORE

Genome: [r1 Bd=19751228]

Written By: John Pidgeon

Producer: Tim Blackmore

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Events that have influenced today's pop music.

Today: Reign of the Pirates

In their heyday, the pirate radio stations helped new artists, new record labels, young independent producers, and promoted new styles of music. In retrospect, most of us tend to ignore their faults and remember only the good points in the way we look back on a summer holiday.'

Introduced by Alan Freeman Written by KEITH SKUES and JOHN PIDGEON

Producer TIM BLACKMORE

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760104]

Introduced By: Alan Freeman

Written By: Keith Skues

Written By: John Pidgeon

Producer: Tim Blackmore

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760111]

A series of programmes which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music. This week: The Bee Gees

(BARRY C.IBB)

The Bee Gees talk through their early days together, the split which led eventually to their new-found success and reflect on the Australian pop scene.

Introduced by Alan Freeman Written and compiled by JOHN PIDGEON

Producers DAVE TATE and TIM BLACKMORK

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Introduced By: Alan Freeman

Unknown: John Pidgeon

Producers: Dave Tate

Unknown: Tim Blackmork

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760118]

A series of programmes which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music.

This week: One-Hit Wonders

The artists who make a hit record, only to vanish from sight: yet some classic discs have appeared under this banrer and apparently, although they are the creation of short-lived talent, the records become much more than a ' flash in the pan.'

Presented by Simon Bates Written by JOHN PIDGEON Producer DAVE ATKEY

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760118]

Presented By: Simon Bates

Written By: John Pidgeon

Producer: Dave Atkey

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760125]

A series looking at people and developments that influenced today's pop music. This week: Sun Records of Memphis

In the mid-50s Sam Phillips , owner of the small Sun label, became the first to record Elvis Presley , Jdtinny Cash and Jerry Lee Lewis. He recalls those days, with some of his other stars - boy ORBISON, CARL PERKINS and RUFUS THOMAS. Written and narrated by Charlie Glllett

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760125]

Unknown: Sam Phillips

Unknown: Elvis Presley

Unknown: Jdtinny Cash

Unknown: Jerry Lee Lewis.

Unknown: Carl Perkins

Unknown: Rufus Thomas.

Unknown: Charlie Glllett

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A series looking at people and developments that have influenced today's pop music. This week:

The Sound of New Orleans

From FATS DOMINO and LEE DORSEY to LABELLE and DR JOHN - Charlie Gillett investigates the magic of records made in New Orleans, with help from drummer EARL PALMER and producer ALLEN TOUSSAINT. Written and narrated by CHARLIE GILLETT

Producer MIKE HAWKES

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760201]

Unknown: Lee Dorsey

Unknown: Charlie Gillett

Unknown: Earl Palmer

Producer: Allen Toussaint.

Producer: Mike Hawkes

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760208]

A series which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music.

Since Rock 'n' Roll began there have always been the exceptional talents who could combine laughter with music. Looking back over 20 years of comedy in music, one of today's young humorists, Jasper Carrott

Written by JOHN PIDGEON Producer KEITH STEWART

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760208]

Unknown: Jasper Carrott

Written By: John Pidgeon

Producer: Keith Stewart

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760215]

A close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music

This week: The Double Life of Gilbert O'Sullivan

Ambitious young songwriter RAYMOND O'SULLIVAN became the international celebrity Gilbert O'Sullivan by maintaining artistic control over Ray's music while allowing others to mould Gilbert's image. He discusses the decisions that paid off and a few that didn't. Written and presented by Paul Gambaccinl Producer STUART GRUNDY

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760215]

Songwriter: Raymond O'Sullivan

Unknown: Gilbert O'Sullivan

Presented By: Paul Gambaccinl

Producer: Stuart Grundy

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760222]

A series of programmes which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music. This week:

A Profile of Jimi Hendrix studying the comparatively short but brilliant career of the most creative guitarist that rock music has yet produced. Narrated by ALEXIS KORNER Written by JEFF GRIFFIN and ALEXIS KORNER

Producer JEFF GRIFFIN

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760222]

Unknown: Jimi Hendrix

Unknown: Alexis Korner

Written By: Jeff Griffin

Written By: Alexis Korner

Producer: Jeff Griffin

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760229]

A series of programmes which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music The British Record Charts

This week Insight investigates the validity and importance of the use of record charts, both as a guide to the record buyer and also as a marketing index to the recording industry and media.

Introduced by TOM BROWNE

Written, with interviews, by TONY JASPER

Producer PAUL WILLIAMS

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760229]

Introduced By: Tom Browne

Unknown: Tony Jasper

Producer: Paul Williams

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760307]

A series of programmes which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music.

This week Paul Gambaecini explains how the American charts are compiled and recalls some of the greatest and strangest chart achievements. Written and presented by PAUL GAMBACCINI

Producer MIKE HAWKES

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760307]

Unknown: Paul Gambaecini

Presented By: Paul Gambaccini

Producer: Mike Hawkes

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760314]

A series of programmes which takes a close look at the developments that have influenced today's pop music.

This week Brian Matthew examines the way in which country music sounds have spread throughout the whole range of popular music.

Written by BRIAN MATTHEW Producer BERNIE ANDREWS

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760314]

Written By: Brian Matthew

Producer: Bernie Andrews

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760328]

A series which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music.

This week: Women In Pop

Marianne Faithfull introduces the first of two programmes in which women from both sides of the Atlantic talk about the changing image of women in pop and their own , experiences wunin me music business. Written by JOHN PIDGEON Producer

TIM BLACKMORE

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760328]

Introduces: Marianne Faithfull

Written By: John Pidgeon

Producer: Tim Blackmore

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760404]

A series of programmes which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music. This week. Women in Pop

Marianne Faithfull introduces the second of two programmes in which women from both sides of the Atlantic talk about the changing image of women in pop and their own experiences within the music business. Written by JOHN PIDGEON Producer tim blackmore

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People and developments that have influenced pop music.

This week: The Beatles-Again! The current revival of interest in recordings by the Beatles, and their songs, has prompted Brian Matthew to try to find out what it is in this 13-year-old music that appeals to the 1976 audience.

Written by BRIAN MATTHEW and JOHNNY BEEKLING

Producer JOHNNY BEERUNG

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760411]

Unknown: Brian Matthew

Written By: Brian Matthew

Written By: Johnny Beekling

Producer: Johnny Beerung

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760418]

A series which takes a close look at the people and developments that have inOuenced today's pop music.

'The Drifters epitomised the pop music of the 50s; it was fresh, happy music - it made me feel good. Nowadays they must be one of the most entertaining stage acts in the world.'

(ROGER GREENAWAY , songwriter and record producer)

This week Simon Bates investigates The Drifters' 20 years of hit-making history.

Written by ANDREW TYLER Producer KEITH STEWART

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760418]

Unknown: Roger Greenaway

Unknown: Simon Bates

Written By: Andrew Tyler

Producer: Keith Stewart

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760425]

This week: Buddy Holly

Johnnie Walker introduces the voices of JERRY ALLISON , NORMAN PETTY

DICK JACOBS and HOLLY himself in a programme devoted to one of the true giants of the last 20 years of rock music. Written and produced by TIM BLACKMORE

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760425]

Unknown: Buddy Holly

Introduces: Johnnie Walker

Unknown: Jerry Allison

Unknown: Norman Petty

Unknown: Dick Jacobs

Produced By: Tim Blackmore

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760502]

This week: Bob Gaudlo - A Man for All Seasons...

The man who wrote such songs as Big Girls Don't Cry, Walk Like a Man, Rag Doll, and Cherry, discusses his career with one of America's most successful vocal groups. Introduced by Anne Nightingale

Producer JEFF GRIFFIN

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760502]

Unknown: Bob Gaudlo

Introduced By: Anne Nightingale

Producer: Jeff Griffin

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760509]

A series which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music. This week:

Gladys Knight and The Pips recall the way they were in the years it took them to climb to bill-topping stardom in the United States and Great Britain. Written and presented by Paul Gambaceini

Producer MIKE HAWKES

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760509]

Unknown: Gladys Knight

Presented By: Paul Gambaceini

Producer: Mike Hawkes

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760516]

This week:

Standing on the Inside

Neil Sedaka in conversation With TOM BROWNE

Producer DAVID PRICE

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760516]

Unknown: Neil Sedaka

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760523]

A series which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music.

This week: Joe Meek

A look at the intriguing career of one of Britain's earliest independent record producers as seen through the eyes of some of the people who worked with him.

Written and narrated by Brian Matthew

Research by CHRIS KNIGHT Producer DAVE TATE

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760523]

Unknown: Joe Meek

Unknown: Chris Knight

Producer: Dave Tate

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760530]

This week:

Showmanship in Pop

An examination of the rise, fall and rebirth of the show-man in pop, with music and interviews from Alice Cooper , Rick Wakeman. Marc Bolan and Cliff Richard

Written and introduced by Anne Nightingale Producer TONY HALE BBC Manchester

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760530]

Unknown: Alice Cooper

Unknown: Rick Wakeman.

Unknown: Marc Bolan

Unknown: Cliff Richard

Introduced By: Anne Nightingale

Producer: Tony Hale

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760606]

A series which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music.

This week: Joe Meek

A look at the intriguing career of one of Britain's earliest independent record producers as seen through the eyes of some of the people who worked with him.

Written and narrated by Brian Matthew

Research CHRIS KNIGHT Producer DAVE TATE :

(Postponed from 23 May)

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760606]

Unknown: Joe Meek

Unknown: Brian Matthew

Unknown: Research Chris Knight

Producer: Dave Tate

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760613]

' I believe everything that's happened in the last 17 years has led me to where I've got now.. I'm glad I went through it, but now we're back making rock 'n' roll songs with guts.' (CLIFF RICHARD) Cliff and his former rhythm guitarist turned producer. Bruce Welch. look back on one of the longest and most successful partnerships in British pop.

Compiled by JOHN PIDGEON Producer TIM BLACKMORE

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760613]

Producer: Bruce Welch.

Unknown: John Pidgeon

Producer: Tim Blackmore

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760620]

A series which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music. David Essex

In this week's Insight, pop Idol DAVID ESSEX can be heard in conversation with PAUL WILLIAMS presenting a personal profile of his career and music. Producer PAUL WILLIAMS

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760620]

Music: David Essex

Unknown: Paul Williams

Producer: Paul Williams

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760627]

A series which takes a close look at the people and developments that have influenced today's pop music.

Tthroughoutthehistoryofpop. black music has been a constant source of inspiration for white musicians Johnnie Walker looks at one of the most striking aspects of this phenomenon - Blue Eyed Soul. Introduced by JOHNNIE WALKER Written by JOHN PIDGEON Producer TIM BLACKMORE

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760627]

Musicians: Johnnie Walker

Introduced By: Johnnie Walker

Written By: John Pidgeon

Producer: Tim Blackmore

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760704]

As the United States celebrate

200 years of Independence,

Paul Gambaccini introduces a layman's guide to the wonders of American radio.

Written by PAUL GAMBACCINI Producer TIM: BLACKMORE

Genome: [r1 Bd=19760704]

Introduces: Paul Gambaccini

Written By: Paul Gambaccini

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6 Music celebrates the Royal Wedding with documentaries about musicians who have placed their relationship in the spotlight.

Tonight a profile of Fleetwood Mac.

Other musical matrimonies we cast an eye on in this series include Paul and Linda McCartney and Johnny Cash and June Carter.

Part of a series of programmes about relationships in music.

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Charlie Gillett celebrates the music of the Crescent City.

First broadcast in 1976.

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Charlie Gillett looks at Sun Records of Memphis, a catalyst for 1950s rock and roll.

Insight - Sun Records of Memphis - catalyst for 1950s rock & roll.

Presented by Charlie Gillett and first broadcast in 1976.

6MThe Rolling Stones20070318
6MThe Rolling Stones - 220090624
6MThe Rolling Stones - Part 120090623

an in-depth look at the band's 1975 tour of America.

6M01Marvin Gaye - 12010072120070309 (6M)

A look at Gaye's early years, duetting partnerships and his writers and producers.

Insight - Marvin Gaye Pt 1 of 2.

The early years, duetting partnerships and writers and producers he has worked with.

6M01Sun Records Of Memphis20100713

Charlie Gillett looks at Sun Records of Memphis, a catalyst for 1950s rock and roll.

INSIGHT - Sun Records of Memphis - catalyst for 1950s Rock & Roll.

Refers to early record stars, new studio techniques & the breaking down of racial & musical barriers.

Presented by Charlie Gillett.

6M01The Rolling Stones Tour 1975, Part 120110403

Insight: Alexis Korner presents the an in-depth documentary of the Rolling Stones 1975 tour of America - he talks to people involved in organising and promoting the tour as well as band members and fans.

Alexis Korner presents an in-depth documentary of the Rolling Stones' 1975 USA tour.

6M02The Sound Of New Orleans20100714

Charlie Gillett looks at the sound of New Orleans.

INSIGHT - The Sound of New Orleans refers to Fats Domino, Jewel King, Professor Longhair, Heuy 'Piano' Smith, the Meters, drumming.

Presented by Charlie Gillett.

6M02 LASTMarvin Gaye, Part 220100722

How Gaye became his own writer and producer.

Insight - Marvin Gaye Pt 2 of 2.

Becoming his own writer and producer.

6M02 LASTThe Rolling Stones Tour 1975, Part 220110404

Alexis Korner presents an in-depth documentary of the Rolling Stones' 1975 USA tour.

Insight: Alexis Korner presents the an in-depth documentary of the Rolling Stones 1975 tour of America - he talks to people involved in organising and promoting the tour as well as band members and fans.

6M03Jackson Browne2010071520100729

talks about his music and career.

INSIGHT - Jackson BROWNE interviewed about his music and career.

Jackson Browne talks about his music and career.

6M04Fleetwood Mac2010071620100805

Alan Black presents a profile of the band.

NSIGHT - Profile of Fleetwood Mac.

Presented by Alan Black.

6M05Blue Eyed Soul2010071720100812

Blue Eyed Soul - How black music has been interpreted by white performers Introduced by Johnnie Walker.

Johnnie Walker looks at how black music has been interpreted by white performers.

6M06Roy Wood2010071820100819

Alan Black interviews Roy Wood about his music and career.

Insight.

Roy Wood interviewed about his music and career.

Presented by Alan Black.

6M07Tour Of The Americas '752010071920100826

A report on the Rolling Stones' 1975 tour of America, presented by Alexis Korner.

INSIGHT - Tour of the Americas '75.

6M09Norman Petty And Bill Nelson20100723

Stuart Grundy examines the works of Norman Petty and Bill Nelson.

Insight - Norman Petty & Bill Nelson.

Written & presented by Stuart Grundy.