Morton Through Midnight [Radio Scotland]

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20130623

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. Listeners nominate a song or band to take them around the globe and the presenter introduces a song to toast Last Orders and plays a track from Glasgow based band Franz Ferdinand featuring Tom's local hero this weekend Alex Kapranos.

20130628

Tom Morton with an interview and session from Travis, plus tracks featuring Chris Slade.

20130907

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey, Driving Song and Early Morning Soul and Tom plays a track from Jesse Rae in the Lost But Not Forgotten segment.

20130913

Tom Morton brings a varied selection of pop and rock from Scotland and the world.

20130914

Tom Morton plays a selection of rock and pop music from Scotland and the world.

20130915

Tom Morton plays a varied selection of pop and rock from Scotland and the world.

20130920

Tom Morton has a session and chat from My Darling Clementine.

20130921
20130922
20131004

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. Tonight Tom chats to singer & songwriter Graham Parker and in the Sideman's Journey segment, he plays tracks featuring Scottish musician Ian Bairnson who was a core member of The Alan Parsons Project and also worked with Pilot, Kate Bush and the Bay City Rollers among others.

20131005

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey, Driving Song & Early Morning Soul and Tom plays 'Galveston' by Jimmy Webb in the Lost But Not Forgotten segment.

20131006

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. Listeners nominate a song or band to take them around the globe and the presenter introduces a song to toast Last Orders and in the Local Hero segment Tom plays tracks featuring Scottish singer-songwriter Eddi Reader (of Fairground Attraction and solo career fame).

20131011

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. Tonight an interview and session form Linden and in the Sideman's Journey segment, he plays tracks featuring Scottish guitarist Graeme Duffin who has worked with Wet Wet Wet, New Celeste, Esther and Yvonne Lyon amongst others.

20131012

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey, Driving Song & Early Morning Soul and Tom plays ''Rock Island Line' by Lead Belly in the Lost But Not Forgotten segment.

20131012

Tom Morton plays a selection of rock and pop music from Scotland and the world.

20131013

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. Listeners nominate a song or band to take them around the globe and the presenter introduces a song to toast Last Orders and in the Local Hero segment Tom plays tracks featuring Scottish musician Mike Scott (founding member and lead singer/songwriter of The Waterboys and also solo artist).

20131018

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. Tonight an interview and session from Scottish band Glasvegas and in the Sideman's Journey segment, Tom plays tracks featuring Jimmy McCulloch who was a Scottish musician and songwriter best known for playing lead guitar in Paul McCartney's Wings.

20131019

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey, Driving Song & Early Morning Soul and Tom plays 'All About You' by The Scars in the Lost But Not Forgotten feature.

20131019

Tom Morton plays a selection of rock and pop music from Scotland and the world.

20131020

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. Listeners nominate a song or band to take them around the globe and the presenter introduces a song to toast Last Orders and in the Local Hero segment Tom plays tracks featuring Scottish singer/songwriter Sharleen Spiteri (of Texas and solo career fame).

20131020

Tom Morton plays a selection of rock and pop music from Scotland and the world.

20131025

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. Tonight an interview and session from singer/songwriter Lloyd Cole and in the Sideman's Journey segment, Tom plays tracks featuring guitarist Neil Taylor, who has worked with Robbie Williams, Tears for Fears, Rod Stewart, Natalie Imbruglia, Peter Gabriel and Tina Turner.

20131026

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey, Driving Song & Early Morning Soul and Tom plays 'Come On' by Chuck Berry in the Lost But Not Forgotten feature.

20131026

Tom Morton plays a selection of rock and pop music from Scotland and the world.

20131027

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. Listeners nominate a song or band to take them around the globe and the presenter introduces a song to toast Last Orders and in the Local Hero segment Tom plays tracks featuring Scottish pop singer and songwriter Jimmy Somerville (of Bronski Beat, The Communards and solo career fame).

20131101

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. Tonight an interview and session from Scottish musician and songwriter Findlay Napier and in the Sideman's Journey segment, Tom plays tracks featuring the work of composer and musician Colin Tully.

20131102

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey, Driving Song and Early Morning Soul and Tom plays 'Where Do I Stand' by The Incredible Blondes in the Lost But Not Forgotten feature.

20131102

Tom Morton plays a selection of rock and pop music from Scotland and the world.

20131103

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. Listeners nominate a song or band to take them around the globe and the presenter introduces a song to toast Last Orders and in the Local Hero segment Tom plays tracks featuring Scottish musician and songwriter Jack Bruce, founding member of the band Cream and solo career fame.

20131108

Tom Morton brings a varied selection of music from the rich history of Scotland's - and the rest of the world's - pop and rock. Listeners nominate a song or band to take them around the globe, Tom highlights a famous sideman's career, and there's song to toast Last Orders.

20131109

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey, Driving Song and Early Morning Soul, plus Tom plays 'Baba Yaga' by Swelling Meg in the Lost But Not Forgotten feature.

20131109

Tom Morton plays a selection of rock and pop music from Scotland and the world.

20131110

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. Listeners nominate a song or band to take them around the globe and the presenter introduces a song to toast Last Orders and, in the Local Hero segment, Tom plays tracks featuring Scottish composer, songwriter and musician Junior Campbell.

20131115

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. Tonight, an interview and session from Scottish singer songwriter Peter Nardini and, in the Sideman's Journey segment, Tom plays tracks featuring the work of American songwriter, producer and musician Al Kooper, who has worked with many artists including Blood Sweat and Tears, Bob Dylan, Rolling Stones and Jimi Hendrix.

20131123

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey, Driving Song and Early Morning Soul and Tom plays 'Be Thankful For What You've Got' by Sunset Gun in Lost But Not Forgotten.

20131213

Tom Morton brings a varied selection of music from the rich history of Scotland's - and the rest of the world's - pop and rock. Listeners nominate a song or band to take them around the globe, Tom highlights a famous sideman's career, and there's song to toast Last Orders.

20131222

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. Listeners nominate a song or band to take them around the globe and the presenter introduces a song to toast Last Orders and in the Local Hero segment Tom plays tracks featuring Scottish musician Ken McCluskey (of The Bluebells fame).

20140103

20140104

20140105

20140110

20140111

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, highlights an artist's career, introduces a track to toast Last Orders and listeners nominate a song or band to take them around the globe.

20140111

20140112

20140117

20140118

20140119

20140124

20140124

20140124

Tom Morton brings a varied selection of music from the rich history of Scotland's - and the rest of the world's - pop and rock. Listeners nominate a song or band to take them around the globe, Tom highlights a famous sideman's career, and there's song to toast Last Orders.

20140125

20140125

20140125

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey, Return of the Mac, Early Morning Soul and Double A's (tonight it's A Message To You Rudy and Nite Klub from The Specials).

20140126

20140126

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey, Early Morning Soul and We Are Family. The career of Scottish singer Billy MacKenzie is highlighted In Local Hero.

20140126

20140126

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey, Early Morning Soul and We Are Family. The career of Scottish singer Billy MacKenzie is highlighted In Local Hero.

20140131

20140201

20140208

Tom Morton brings a varied selection of music from the rich history of Scotland's - and the rest of the world's - pop and rock. Listeners nominate a song or band to take them around the globe, Tom highlights a famous sideman's career, and there's song to toast Last Orders.

20140209

Tom Morton brings a varied selection of music from the rich history of Scotland's - and the rest of the world's - pop and rock. Listeners nominate a song or band to take them around the globe, Tom highlights a famous sideman's career, and there's song to toast Last Orders.

20140228

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world and in Sideman's Journey, plays tracks featuring guitarist Albert Lee who has worked with many artists including Heads Hands & Feet, Emmylou Harris, Everly Brothers, Eric Clapton, Rodney Crowell and Bill Wyman. The Long Haired Music track tonight is Tomorrow Night by Atomic Rooster.

20140419

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey and Early Morning Soul. Matt McGinn is our featured artist in Return of the Mac and Orange Juice provide the Double A Side Single tracks tonight ('Love Sick' and 'Blue Boy').

20140425

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. Tonight, Irish musician Declan Sinnott is in session and conversation and in this weekend's Sideman's Journey, Tom highlights the career of Scottish guitarist Douglas MacIntyre, who after initially forming his own group Article 58 when he was still at school, went on to work with various acts including Love & Money, The Jazateers, The Sexual Objects, Sugartown, Flesh, Cowboy Mouth, The Leopards and The Bathers.

20140426

20140426

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. In Sideman's Journey Tom plays more tracks associated with Douglas MacIntyre and The Return of the Mac artist track is from MacAlias (comprising of duo Karine Polwart and Gill Bowman). The Beatles provide our Double A Side Single tracks ('Strawberry Fields Forever' and 'Penny Lane').

20140509

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. Tonight, singer/songwriter Fraser Anderson is in session and conversation. In this weekend's Sideman's Journey, Tom highlights the career of rock drummer Cozy Powell who made his name with acts such as Jeff Beck Group, Rainbow, Michael Schenker Group, Whitesnake, Peter Green Splinter Band and Suzi Quatro.

20140510

20140510

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. In Sideman's Journey Tom plays more tracks associated with Cozy Powell and The Return of the Mac tracks feature singer and songwriter Frances McKee of The Vaselines and solo career fame and Marc Almond provides the Double A Side Single tracks tonight ('Burn Bright' and 'The Dancing Marquis').

20140511

20140511

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. Listeners nominate a song or band to take them around the globe and the presenter introduces a song to toast Last Orders. in the Local Hero segment Tom highlights the career of Scottish musician Shirley Manson and in We Are Family, plays tracks from Brian Wilson and his daughters Carnie and Wendy Wilson.

20140511

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. In this weekend's Sideman's Journey, Tom plays more tracks associated with Cozy Powell. The Local Hero segment features tracks from Scottish musician Shirley Manson (best known as lead singer of rock band Garbage) and in We Are Family we've got music courtesy of Brian Wilson and daughters Carnie & Wendy Wilson.

20140517

20140517

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey and Early Morning Soul. In Return of the Mac Tom plays a track featuring Celtic folk & backing singer Mae McKenna and Booker T & The MG's provide the Double A Side Single tracks tonight ('Green Onions' and 'Behave Yourself').

20140608

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. In this weekend's Sideman's Journey, Tom plays more tracks associated with Gail Ann Dorsey. The Local Hero segment features tracks from Scottish singer and songwriter Eddi Reader and in We Are Family we've got music courtesy of Marc Bolan, Gloria Jones and their son Rolan Bolan.

20140706

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, highlights an artist's career, introduces a track to toast Last Orders and listeners nominate a song or band to take them around the globe.

20140712

20140712

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. In Sideman's Journey Tom plays more tracks associated with John McCusker and The Return of the Mac track tonight is 'Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now' from American duo McFadden & Whitehead. In the Glen's Grooves feature, artist and author Glen Vaudrey selects another track from his eclectic record collection and Prince provides the Double A Side Single tracks tonight ('Let's Go Crazy' and 'Take Me With U').

20140713

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. In this weekend's Sideman's Journey, Tom plays more tracks associated with John McCusker. The Local Hero segment features Scottish singer and songwriter Fish (of Marillion and solo career fame) and in We Are Family we've got music courtesy of Frank Sinatra and his daughter Nancy Sinatra.

20140725

20140725

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. In this weekend's Sideman's Journey, Tom highlights the career of legendary bassist and guitarist Carol Kaye (associated with many acts including The Beach Boys, Frank Sinatra, Ray Charles, Ike & Tina Turner, Simon & Garfunkel, The Monkees, Buffalo Springfield and The Doors). And to celebrate the Commonwealth Games we've got special features Spin The Commonwealth Globe and The Morton Through Midnight Triathlon.

20140726

20140726

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. In Sideman's Journey Tom plays more tracks associated with Carol Kaye, in the Glen's Grooves feature the artist and author Glen Vaudrey selects another track from his eclectic record collection and to celebrate the Commonwealth Games we've got special features Spin The Commonwealth Globe and The Morton Through Midnight Triathlon.

20140727

20140727

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. In Sideman's Journey Tom plays more tracks associated with Carol Kaye and to celebrate the Commonwealth Games we've got special features Spin The Commonwealth Globe and The Morton Through Midnight Triathlon.

20140802

20140802

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. In Sideman's Journey Tom plays more tracks associated with Russ Kunkel, in the Glen's Grooves feature the artist and author Glen Vaudrey selects another track from his eclectic record collection and to celebrate the Commonwealth Games we've got special features Spin The Commonwealth Globe and The Morton Through Midnight Triathlon.

20140803

20140803

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. In Sideman's Journey Tom plays more tracks associated with Russ Kunkel and to celebrate the Commonwealth Games we've got special features Spin The Commonwealth Globe and The Morton Through Midnight Triathlon.

20140808

20140808

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. In this weekend's Sideman's Journey, Tom highlights the career of producer, guitarist and saxophonist Jon Tiven (who's worked with the likes of Wilson Pickett, Willi Jones, Frank Black, Howard Tate, Don Covay & Bobby Womack). And an interview with Alan Gorrie of legendary Scottish group, Average White Band.

20140809

20140809

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. In Sideman's Journey Tom plays more tracks associated with Jon Tiven, in the Glen's Grooves feature the artist and author Glen Vaudrey selects another track from his eclectic record collection and we've got new features Hit & Miss and Then & Now.

20140822

20140822

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey and Early Morning Soul.

20140823

20140823

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey, Early Morning Soul, Hit & Miss and Then and Now.

20141024

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, and Early Morning Soul. In Sideman's Journey, Tom highlights the career of American guitarist and composer Dick Wagner who was best known for his work with Alice Cooper, Lou Reed and Kiss and also worked with the likes of Etta James, Air Supply, Aerosmith, Peter Gabriel, Neil Finn and Tim Curry. In Same Title Different Song, the track is 'Life On Mars' with versions from David Bowie and Mick Ronson.

20141026

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey and Early Morning Soul.

20141107

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, and Early Morning Soul. In Sideman's Journey, Tom highlights the career of drummer, vocalist and songwriter Stuart Tosh (associated with 10CC, Alan Parsons Project, Camel, Pilot, Roger Daltrey and William Lyall). In Same Title Different Song, the track is 'This Is Not A Love Song' with versions from Public Image Limited and Ethan Johns.

20141108

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey and Early Morning Soul. In Then & Now Tom highlights the career of American singer/songwriter Natalie Merchant (10,000 Maniacs and solo career) and in Hit & Miss plays a couple of tracks from Matthews' Southern Comfort band ('Woodstock' and 'Mare Take Me Home').

20141109

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. Listeners nominate a song or band to take them Around the Globe, the presenter introduces a song to toast Last Orders and in We Are Family, plays tracks featuring the musical dynasty of Cissy Houston, daughter Whitney Houston and niece Dionne Warwick. Going Straight features a crime related song, tonight it's 'Sniper' by Harry Chapin.

20141115

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. In Sideman's Journey Tom plays more tracks associated with Giorgio Moroder and in the Glen's Grooves feature, artist and author Glen Vaudrey selects another track from his eclectic record collection. In Hit & Miss, Tom plays a one hit wonder and a follow up flop from American band The Dickies and in the Then & Now feature looks across the career of Scottish singer, songwriter & musician Alex Kapranos.

20141116

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. In this weekend's Sideman's Journey, Tom plays more tracks associated with Giorgio Moroder. Going Straight features a crime related song - tonight it's 'Arkansas State Prison' from Bobby Womack. Rug & Dexter pick another dog themed track; 'Puppy Song' by Victoria Williams and in We Are Family we've got music courtesy of George Harrison and his musician son Dhani.

20141121

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world. Legendary American musician Steve Cropper joins Tom for an interview. In this weekend's Sideman's Journey, Tom highlights the career of American drummer Jim Keltner (who's worked with the likes of Bob Dylan, Elvis Presley, John Lennon, Steve Miller Band, Joe Cocker and JJ Cale), and our 'Same Title, Different Song' feature hears versions of 'Eternal Flame' from The Bangles and Ian Brown.

20141129

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. In Sideman's Journey Tom plays more tracks associated with Jim Campilongo and in the Glen's Grooves feature, artist and author Glen Vaudrey selects another track from his eclectic record collection. In Hit & Miss, Tom plays a one hit wonder and a follow up flop from American singer/songwriter Harry Chapin and the Then & Now feature looks across the career of musician, singer and songwriter Robert Plant, from Led Zeppelin to his solo career and new single 'House of Love'.

20141130

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. In this weekend's Sideman's Journey, Tom plays more tracks associated with Jim Campilongo. Going Straight features a crime related song - tonight it's 'Gary Gilmore's Eyes' from The Adverts. Rug & Dexter pick another dog themed track; 'Diamond Dog' by David Bowie and in We Are Family we've got music featuring Rod Butler (The Honeycombs, Violinski and Clouds) and his daughter Simone Butler (bassist with Primal Scream).

20141228

20141228

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. In this weekend's Sideman's Journey, Tom plays more tracks associated with Rick 'the bass player' Rosas. Going Straight features a crime related song - tonight it's 'Christmas in Prison' from John Prine. Rug & Dexter pick another dog themed track; 'A Dog's Life' from Wild Beast and in We Are Family we've got music featuring musician, songwriter and producer Eddie Van Halen, lead guitarist and co-founder of the rock band Van Halen and his musician son Wolfgang Van Halen.

20150102

20150102

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. In this weekend's Sideman's Journey, Tom highlights the career of arranger, producer, songwriter and film score composer Jack Nitzsche, who worked with Phil Spector , recorded with The Rolling Stones, Neil Young and many others before moving on to movie soundtracks . In the Same Title, Different Song feature, the track is 'New Year's Day with versions from Carole King and U2.

20150103

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. In Sideman's Journey Tom plays more tracks associated with Jack Nitzsche and in the Glen's Grooves feature, artist and author Glen Vaudrey selects another track from his eclectic record collection. In Hit & Miss, Tom plays a one hit wonder and a follow up flop from new wave/indie pop band 'The Lotus Eaters' and the Then & Now feature looks across the career of American rock singer/songwriter, musician and record producer Lenny Kravitz.

20150109

20150109

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey and Early Morning Soul.

20150123

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey and Early Morning Soul.

20150123

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. Scottish singer and songwriter JJ Gilmour is in session and conversation (accompanied by Wet Wet Wet's Graeme Duffin on guitar) and in this weekend's Sideman's Journey, Tom highlights the career of English drummer, percussionist and songwriter Martin Ditcham (associated with Sade, EBTG, Talk Talk, Bill Wyman, Chris Rea, Driveblind, Roger Daltrey, Mary Black, Eric Bibb, Jimmy Nail, Del Amitri, Elton John and The Sundays). In the Same Title, Different Song feature, the track is 'Twist & Shout' with versions from The Beatles and Deacon Blue.

20150125

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. In this weekend's Sideman's Journey, Tom plays more tracks associated with Martin Ditcham. Going Straight features a crime related song - tonight it's 'Jailbird' from Primal Scream. Rug & Dexter pick another dog themed track; 'Damned Old Dog' by The Roches and in We Are Family there's music featuring American pianist, singer/songwriter and composer Billy Joel and his singer/songwriter & pianist daughter Alexa Ray Joel.

20150125

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey and Early Morning Soul. In Then & Now Tom highlights the career of indie pop group Belle & Sebastian and in Hit & Miss plays a couple of tracks from Carl Perkins, who was an American rockabilly musician.

20150130

20150130

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, and Early Morning Soul. In Sideman's Journey, Tom highlights the career of producer, songwriter and musician Willie Dixon (associated with many artists including Otis Rush, Buddy Guy, Chuck Berry, Rolling Stones, Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Bo Didley & Johnny Winter). In Same Title Different Song, the track is 'Strange Kind of Love' with versions from Love & Money and Peter Murphy.

20150131

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey and Early Morning Soul. In Then & Now Tom highlights the career of Australian rock group AC/DC and in Hit & Miss plays a couple of tracks from American post punk band Timbuk 3.

20150201

20150201

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. In this weekend's Sideman's Journey, Tom plays more tracks associated with Willie Dixon. Going Straight features a crime related song - tonight it's 'Crime of the Century' from Supertramp. Rug & Dexter pick another dog themed track; 'Black Dog' by Led Zeppelin and in We Are Family there's music featuring Scottish guitarist Bruce Watson of Big Country fame and his son Jamie Watson (also in Big Country).

20150213

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, and Early Morning Soul. In Sideman's Journey, Tom highlights the career of American songwriter and bass player Tim Drummond (co-wrote and played with many artists including James Brown, JJ Cale, Neil Young, Bob Dylan, Ry Cooder, Don Henley, Jewel and Graham Nash.) In Same Title Different Song, the track is 'If I Had A Boat' with versions from Lyle Lovett and James Vincent McMorrow.

20150214

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey and Early Morning Soul.

20150215

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world, with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, A Sideman's Journey and Early Morning Soul.

20150301

20150301

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. In this weekend's Sideman's Journey, Tom plays more tracks associated with Iain Archer. Going Straight features a crime related song - tonight it's 'Bank Robber' from The Clash. Rug & Dexter pick another dog themed track; 'King of the Dogs' by Iggy Pop and in We Are Family there's music featuring the legendary Osmond family.

20150313

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, and Early Morning Soul. In Sideman's Journey, Tom highlights the career of American guitarist, songwriter and producer Steve Cropper (associated with Jesse Winchester, Booker T & The MGs, Otis Redding, Wilson Pickett, Jeff Beck, Blues Brothers, John Lennon, Eddie Floyd & Ringo Starr). In Same Title Different Song, the track is 'Can't Get Enough' with versions from Bad Company and Bonnie Raitt.

20150320

20150320

20150320

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. Scottish singer and songwriter Dean Owens is in session and conversation (accompanied by Sean Pugh on keyboards) and, in this weekend's Sideman's Journey, Tom highlights the career of American musician, multi-instrumentalist and composer Stewart Copeland (solo career, The Police, Klark Kent, Curved Air, Peter Gabriel, Tom Waits, Mike Rutherford, Roger Daltrey, Howard Jones & Joan Armatrading). In the Same Title, Different Song feature, the track is 'Hollywood' with versions from Boz Scaggs and Codeine Velvet Club.

20150320

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, and Early Morning Soul and in Sideman's Journey, Tom highlights the career of American musician and composer Stewart Copeland (solo career, The Police, Klark Kent, Curved Air, Peter Gabriel, Tom Waits, Mike Rutherford, Roger Daltrey, Howard Jones & Joan Armatrading). In Same Title Different Song, the track is 'Hollywood' with versions from Boz Scaggs and Codeine Velvet Club.

20150321

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. In Sideman's Journey, Tom plays more tracks associated with Stewart Copeland and, in the Glen's Grooves feature, artist and author Glen Vaudrey selects another track from his eclectic record collection. In Hit & Miss, Tom plays a one hit wonder and a follow up flop from experimental rock band The Flying Lizards and in the Then & Now feature, highlights the career of Scottish singer Lulu.

20150322

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. In this weekend's Sideman's Journey, Tom plays more tracks associated with Stewart Copeland. Going Straight features a crime related song - tonight it's 'Green, Green Grass of Home' from Tom Jones.

20150327

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, and Early Morning Soul and in Sideman's Journey, Tom highlights the career of musician, composer & arranger Anne Dudley (founding member of Art of Noise and associated with Justin Hayward, Johnny Hates Jazz, Deborah Harry, Seal, Rod Stewart and Elton John). In Same Title Different Song, the track is 'Get It On' with versions from T.Rex and Bill Wyman.

20150329

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. In this weekend's Sideman's Journey, Tom plays more tracks associated with Anne Dudley. Going Straight features a crime related song - tonight it's 'Straight Time' from Bruce Springsteen.

20150424

20150424

Tom Morton opens his record bag to play the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders, and Early Morning Soul and, in Sideman's Journey, Tom highlights the career of American singer/songwriter and guitarist Marcella Detroit (solo career and associated with many artists including Shakespears Sister). In Same Title Different Song, the track is 'How Long' with versions from Ace & The View.

Billy Sloan sits in20150529

Billy Sloan sits in20150529

Billy Sloan plays the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul and in this weekend's Sideman's Journey Billy highlights the career of Andy Fairweather Low - Welsh guitarist, songwriter, producer and vocalist (Solo career and founding member of pop band Amen Corner and associated with Fair Weather, Bill Wyman's Rhythm Kings, Andy Fairweather Low & The Lowriders and The Gaddabouts). In the Same Title, Different Song feature, the track is 'Forever Young' with versions from Bob Dylan and The Proclaimers.

Ravi Sagoo sits in20150227

Ravi Sagoo sits in20150227

Ravi Sagoo sits in for Tom and plays the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. In this weekend's Sideman's Journey, Ravi highlights the career of singer/songwriter, producer and guitarist Iain Archer (solo career and associated with Snow Patrol, Reindeer Section, Jake Bugg, Tired Pony, Gabrielle Aplin, Lissie, Duke Special, Fionn Regan and Nina Nesbitt). In the Same Title, Different Song feature, the track is 'Cherry Bomb' with versions from The Runaways and John Cougar Mellencamp.

Roddy Hart sits in20140927

Roddy Hart sits in for Tom Morton. He's got the very best in pop and rock music from Scotland's greats as well as the rest of the world with regular features Spin The Globe, Last Orders and Early Morning Soul. In Sideman's Journey Roddy plays more tracks associated with Nick Plytas . There's a couple of tracks from 'The Knack' in Hit or Miss (My Sharona and Good Girls Don't) and in the Then & Now feature Roddy plays tracks from Joy Division and New Order.