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01Part 12010072020120712

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

Insight: The late 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. Repeated as part of BBC Radio 6 Music Celebrates 50 Years of The Rolling Stones.

01Part 120130313

Paul Gambaccini continues his frank and insightful interview with Marvin Gaye.

In a programme first broadcast in 1976, Marvin Gaye discusses his music, and, in particular, the early years, his duets and the writers and producers he worked with.

01Sun Records Of Memphis, Tennessee.2010071320160416 (6M)

Charlie Gillett tells the story of Sam Phillips's influential Sun record label.

As part of our celebration of rock 'n' roll, another chance to hear a programme, first broadcast in 1976, in which the late Charlie Gillett tells the story of Sun, the influential Memphis record label set up by Sam Phillips, which featured the likes of B.B. King, Howlin' Wolf, Elvis Presley and Jerry Lee Lewis.

01Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee.20100713

01Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee.20100713

01Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee.2010071320150630 (6M)

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

01Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee.2010071320150630 (6M)

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

01Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee.20100713

01Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee.2010071320150630 (6M)

As part of our celebration of rock 'n' roll, another chance to hear a programme, first broadcast in 1976, in which the late Charlie Gillett tells the story of Sun, the influential Memphis record label set up by Sam Phillips, which featured the likes of B.b. King, Howlin' Wolf, Elvis Presley and Jerry Lee Lewis.

01Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee.2010071320150630 (6M)

As part of our celebration of rock 'n' roll, another chance to hear a programme, first broadcast in 1976, in which the late Charlie Gillett tells the story of Sun, the influential Memphis record label set up by Sam Phillips, which featured the likes of B.b. King, Howlin' Wolf, Elvis Presley and Jerry Lee Lewis.

01Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee.20100713

01Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee.2010071320150326 (6M)

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

01Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee.2010071320150326 (6M)

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

01Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee.20100713

01Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee.2010071320150326 (6M)

In a programme first broadcast in 1976, the late Charlie Gillett tells the story of Sun, the influential Memphis record label set up by Sam Phillips, which featured the likes of Howlin' Wolf, Elvis Presley and Jerry Lee Lewis.

01Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee.2010071320150326 (6M)

In a programme first broadcast in 1976, the late Charlie Gillett tells the story of Sun, the influential Memphis record label set up by Sam Phillips, which featured the likes of Howlin' Wolf, Elvis Presley and Jerry Lee Lewis.

01Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee.20100713

01Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee.2010071320140803 (6M)

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

01Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee.20100713

01Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee.2010071320140803 (6M)

In a programme first broadcast in 1976, the late Charlie Gillett tells the story of the influential Memphis record label set up by Sam Phillips, which featured the likes of Howlin' Wolf, Elvis Presley and Jerry Lee Lewis.

01Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee.20100713

01Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee.2010071320140803 (6M)

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

01Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee.20100713

01Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee.2010071320140803 (6M)

In a programme first broadcast in 1976, the late Charlie Gillett tells the story of the influential Memphis record label set up by Sam Phillips, which featured the likes of Howlin' Wolf, Elvis Presley and Jerry Lee Lewis.

01Sun Records Of Memphis, Tennessee.2010071320131110 (6M)

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

Charlie Gillett tells the story of the influential Memphis record label set up by Sam Phillips, which featured the likes of Howlin' Wolf, Elvis Presley and Jerry Lee Lewis.

01Sun Records Of Memphis, Tennessee.2010071320130315 (6M)
20131110 (6M)

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

Charlie Gillett tells the story of the influential Memphis record label set up by Sam Phillips, which featured the likes of Howlin' Wolf, Elvis Presley and Jerry Lee Lewis.

01Sun Records Of Memphis, Tennessee.2010071320120830

Charlie Gillett tells the story of the influential record label set up by Sam Phillips, which featured the likes of Howlin' Wolf, Elvis Presley and Jerry Lee Lewis.

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

02New Orleans2010071420160415 (6M)

In a programme first broadcast in 1976 and repeated as a tribute to Allen Toussaint, who died in November, the late Charlie Gillett tells the musical story of the city of New Orleans, Louisiana, also known as 'The Big Easy'. The programme includes an interview with Allen Toussaint and music from artists such as Fats Domino, Jewel King, Professor Longhair, Huey "Piano" Smith and The Meters.

02New Orleans2010071420160415 (6M)

Charlie Gillett tells the musical story of New Orleans, also known as The Big Easy.

02New Orleans20100714

02New Orleans20100714

02New Orleans2010071420151226 (6M)

Charlie Gillett tells the musical story of New Orleans, also known as The Big Easy.

In a programme first broadcast in 1976 and repeated as a tribute to Allen Toussaint, who died in November, the late Charlie Gillett tells the musical story of the city of New Orleans, Louisiana, also known as 'The Big Easy'. The programme includes an interview with Allen Toussaint and music from artists such as Fats Domino, Jewel King, Professor Longhair, Huey "Piano" Smith and The Meters.

02New Orleans20100714

02New Orleans20100714

02New Orleans2010071420150704 (6M)

Charlie Gillett tells the musical story of New Orleans, also known as The Big Easy.

In a programme first broadcast in 1976, the late Charlie Gillett tells the musical story of the city of New Orleans, Louisiana, also known as 'The Big Easy'. Including artists such as Fats Domino, Jewel King, Professor Longhair, Huey "Piano" Smith and The Meters.

02New Orleans20100714

02New Orleans20100714

02New Orleans2010071420150325 (6M)

Charlie Gillett tells the musical story of New Orleans, also known as The Big Easy.

In a programme first broadcast in 1976, the late Charlie Gillett tells the musical story of the city of New Orleans, Louisiana, also known as 'The Big Easy'. Including artists such as Fats Domino, Jewel King, Professor Longhair, Huey "Piano" Smith and The Meters.

02New Orleans20100714

02New Orleans20100714

02New Orleans2010071420140802 (6M)

In a programme first broadcast in 1976, the late Charlie Gillett tells the musical story of the city of New Orleans, Louisiana, also known as 'The Big Easy'. Including artists such as Fats Domino, Jewel King, Professor Longhair, Huey "Piano" Smith and The Meters.

02New Orleans20100714

02New Orleans2010071420140802 (6M)

Charlie Gillett tells the musical story of New Orleans, also known as The Big Easy.

02New Orleans20100714

02New Orleans2010071420140802 (6M)

In a programme first broadcast in 1976, the late Charlie Gillett tells the musical story of the city of New Orleans, Louisiana, also known as 'The Big Easy'. Including artists such as Fats Domino, Jewel King, Professor Longhair, Huey "Piano" Smith and The Meters.

02Part 22010072220130314 (6M)

Paul Gambaccini continues his frank and insightful interview with Marvin Gaye.

In a programme first broadcast in 1976, Marvin Gaye discusses his music, and, in particular, the early years, his duets and the writers and producers he worked with.

02Part 22011040820120713

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

Insight: Alexis Korner continues an in-depth documentary of the Rolling Stones 1975 tour of America - talking to tour organisers and promoters as well as band members and fans.

Repeated as part of BBC Radio 6 Music Celebrates 50 Years of The Rolling Stones.

02The Sound Of New Orleans2010071420131109 (6M)

Charlie Gillett tells the musical story of New Orleans, also known as The Big Easy.

Charlie Gillett tells the musical story of the city of New Orleans, Louisiana, also known as 'The Big Easy'. Including artists such as Fats Domino, Jewel King, Professor Longhair, Huey "Piano" Smith and The Meters.

02The Sound Of New Orleans2010071420120829
20130316 (6M)
20131109 (6M)

Charlie Gillett tells the musical story of New Orleans, also known as The Big Easy.

Charlie Gillett tells the musical story of The Big Easy.

Charlie Gillett tells the musical story of the city of New Orleans, also known as 'The Big Easy'.

Including artists such as Fats Domino, Jewel King, Professor Longhair, Huey "Piano" Smith and The Meters.

Charlie Gillett tells the musical story of The Big Easy. Including artists like Fats Domino, Jewel King, Professor Longhair, Huey "Piano" Smith and The Meters.

04Fleetwood Mac20100716

04Fleetwood Mac2010071620151228 (6M)

Alan Black presents a profile of the band.

To complement Johnnie Walker's interview with the modern-day Fleetwood Mac, which can be heard on Radio 2 at 5pm on New Year's Day, there's a chance to hear a programme from the archive, first broadcast in 1976, in which Alan Black presents a profile of the band.

04Fleetwood Mac20100716

04Fleetwood Mac20100716

04Fleetwood Mac2010071620141105 (6M)

Alan Black presents a profile of the band.

Alan Black presents a profile of Fleetwood Mac in a documentary first broadcast in 1976.

04Fleetwood Mac20100716

04Fleetwood Mac2010071620130318 (6M)
20131112 (6M)

Alan Black presents a profile of the band.

Alan Black presents a profile of Fleetwood Mac in a documentary first broadcast in 1976.

Alan Black presents a profile of the band in a documentary first broadcast in 1976.

06Roy Wood2010071820130319 (6M)
20131115 (6M)

Alan Black interviews Roy Wood about his music and career.

Roy Wood discusses his music and career with Alan Black, from The Move and ELO to Wizzard. This documentary was first broadcast in 1976.

09Norman Petty And Bill Nelson2010072320131111 (6M)

This Insight, presented by Stuart Grundy and first broadcast in 1976, features Buddy Holly's producer Norman Petty and Bill Nelson from Be Bop Deluxe.

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

09Norman Petty And Bill Nelson2010072320130317 (6M)
20131111 (6M)

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

This Insight, presented by Stuart Grundy and first broadcast in 1976, features Buddy Holly's manager Norman Petty and Bill Nelson from Be Bop Deluxe.

10The Rolling Stones' 1975 Usa Tour20100720
10The Rolling Stones' 1975 Usa Tour2010072020150612 (6M)

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

Insight: The late 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.

10The Rolling Stones' 1975 Usa Tour20100720

10The Rolling Stones' 1975 Usa Tour2010072020131113 (6M)

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

Insight: The late 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.

10The Rolling Stones' 1975 Usa Tour2010072020130320 (6M)
20131113 (6M)

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

Insight: The late 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.

11The Rolling Stones 197620110408
11The Rolling Stones 19762011040820150613 (6M)

Jeff Griffin talks to the Rolling Stones in 1976.

Jeff Griffin caught up with The Rolling Stones in 1976, around the time of their Black and Blue album.

11The Rolling Stones 197620110408

11The Rolling Stones 19762011040820130321 (6M)
20131114 (6M)

Jeff Griffin caught up with The Rolling Stones in 1976, around the time of their Black and Blue album.

Jeff Griffin caught up with The Rolling Stones in 1976.

6MFleetwood Mac20120402

Alan Black presents a profile of the band.

Alan Black presents a profile of the band in a documentary first broadcast in 1976.

6MNorman Petty And Bill Nelson20120406

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

This Insight, presented by Stuart Grundy and first broadcast in 1976, features Buddy Holly's manager Norman Petty and Bill Nelson from Be Bop Deluxe.

6MRoy Wood20120403

Alan Black interviews Roy Wood about his music and career.

discusses his music and career with Alan Black, from The Move and ELO to Wizzard. This documentary first broadcast in 1976.

6MSun Records Of Memphis, Tennessee.20120331

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

Charlie Gillett tells the story of the influential record label set up by Sam Phillips, which featured the likes of Howlin' Wolf, Elvis Presley and Jerry Lee Lewis

6MThe Sound Of New Orleans20120401

Charlie Gillett tells the musical story of The Big Easy. Including artists like Fats Domino, Jewel King, Professor Longhair, Huey "Piano" Smith and The Meters.

Charlie Gillett tells the musical story of The Big Easy.

6M01Marvin Gaye, Part 120110721

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

In part 1 of this programme first broadcast in 1976, Paul Gambaccini conducts a frank and insightful interview with soul legend Marvin Gaye and discusses the early years, duetting partnerships and writers and the producers with whom he worked.

6M01Marvin Gaye, Part 120120404

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

In a programme first broadcast in 1976, Marvin Gaye discusses his music, and, in particular, becoming his own writer and producer.

6M02 LASTMarvin Gaye, Part 220110722

Paul Gambaccini continues his frank and insightful interview with Marvin Gaye.

In part 2 of this programme first broadcast in 1976, Paul Gambaccini continues his frank and insightful interview with soul legend Marvin Gaye and discusses the ways in which he achieved greater independence as a writer and producer of his own work.

6M02 LASTMarvin Gaye, Part 220120405

Paul Gambaccini continues his frank and insightful interview with Marvin Gaye.

Paul Gambaccini continues his frank and insightful interview with Marvin Gaye, discussing the ways in which he achieved greater independence as a writer and producer.