Musical Genes [Radio Scotland]

In a new series, Tom Morton gets the true stories behind some of our best loved musicians.

Episodes

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0101Rosanne Cash - Johnny Cash *2008100920081012
20140617 (BBC7)
20140618 (BBC7)
20171004 (BBC7)
20081019 (RS)
20081222 (RS)

In this episode Tom meets Rosanne, daughter of country legend Johnny Cash.

In this episode Tom meets Rosanne, daughter of country legend Johnny Cash

Tom Morton meets the daughter of country legend Johnny Cash.

Seeking the true story behind famous musicians, Tom Morton meets the daughter of country legend Johnny Cash. From October 2008.

0101Rosanne Cash - Johnny Cash *2008100920081012
20081019 (RS)
20081222 (RS)

In this episode Tom meets Rosanne, daughter of country legend Johnny Cash.

In this episode Tom meets Rosanne, daughter of country legend Johnny Cash

0102Phil Cunningham - Johnny Cunningham2008101620081019
20140624 (BBC7)
20140625 (BBC7)
20171011 (BBC7)
20081026 (RS)
20081223 (RS)

Phil Cunningham tells Tom Morton about the loss of his brother Johnny.

He reveals the truth behind their relationship and how he copes knowing they'll never play together again.

tells Tom Morton about the sudden loss of his brother Johnny.

Phil Cunningham tells Tom Morton about the sudden loss of his brother Johnny.

Phil Cunningham: In search of the true story, Tom Morton meets the brother of the late Scottish folk music legend John Cunningham. From October 2008.

0102Phil Cunningham - Johnny Cunningham2008101620081019
20081026 (RS)
20081223 (RS)

Phil Cunningham tells Tom Morton about the loss of his brother Johnny.

He reveals the truth behind their relationship and how he copes knowing they'll never play together again.

0103Matt Monro Jr - Matt Monro2008102320081026
20140701 (BBC7)
20140702 (BBC7)
20171018 (BBC7)
20081102 (RS)
20081224 (RS)

Tom Morton meets Matt Monro Jr, who reveals what life was really like with his singer father.

Now a musician, he reveals to Tom why he could never sing in front of his father.

Tom Morton gets the true stories behind some of our best-loved musicians.

Tom Morton meets Matt Monro Jr, who reveals what life was really like with his father.

reveals to Tom Morton what life was like with his singer father. Although now a professional musician, why could he never sing in front of Monro Sr?

Matt Monro Jr reveals to Tom Morton what life was like with his singer father. Although now a professional musician, why could he never sing in front of Monro Sr?

0103Matt Monro Jr - Matt Monro2008102320081026
20081102 (RS)
20081224 (RS)

Tom Morton meets Matt Monro Jr, who reveals what life was really like with his singer father.

Now a musician, he reveals to Tom why he could never sing in front of his father.

Tom Morton gets the true stories behind some of our best-loved musicians.

0104 LASTLorna Luft - Judy Garland2008103020081109 (RS)
20081225 (RS)

Tom Morton talks to Lorna Luft about life with her mother Judy Garland, and what it was like having Frank Sinatra as a godfather.

0104 LASTLorna Luft - Judy Garland2008103020140708 (BBC7)
20140709 (BBC7)
20081109 (RS)
20081225 (RS)

Tom Morton talks to Lorna Luft about life with her mother Judy Garland, and what it was like having Frank Sinatra as a godfather.

Tom Morton talks to Lorna Luft about life with her mother Judy Garland.

Tom Morton meets Lorna Luft, daughter of Judy Garland, to get the true story of life as the offspring of a legend. From October 2008.

0201

02012009012720090720
20090131 (RS)
20090720 (RS)

Tom Morton talks to Deana Martin about life with her 'Rat Pack' father Dean.

Tom Morton talks to Deana Martin about life with her father Dean and how growing up as a daughter of the Rat Pack meant that 'Uncle Frank' and 'Uncle Sammy' were part of the family.

0201Deana Martin - Dean Martin *2009012720090131
20140715 (BBC7)
20140716 (BBC7)
20090131 (RS)
20090720 (RS)

Tom Morton talks to Deana Martin about life with her father Dean and how growing up as a daughter of the Rat Pack meant that 'Uncle Frank' and 'Uncle Sammy' were part of the family.

Tom Morton talks to Deana Martin about life with her father Dean.

Tom Morton talks to Deana Martin about life with her 'Rat Pack' father Dean.

Tom Morton meets Deana Martin, daughter of Dean Martin.

Tom Morton meets Deana Martin, daughter of Dean Martin, to get the true story of life as the offspring of a legend. From January 2009.

0201Deana Martin - Dean Martin *2009012720090131
20090720 (RS)

Tom Morton talks to Deana Martin about life with her father Dean and how growing up as a daughter of the Rat Pack meant that 'Uncle Frank' and 'Uncle Sammy' were part of the family.

Tom Morton talks to Deana Martin about life with her father Dean.

Tom Morton talks to Deana Martin about life with her 'Rat Pack' father Dean.

0202

02022009020320090207 (RS)
20090721 (RS)

Tom Morton talks to Margaret Bennett about life with her musician son Martyn.

Tom Morton talks to folklorist Margaret Bennett about life with her son Martyn, the visionary piper, fiddler and music producer who died in 2005.

02022009020720090721
0202Margaret Bennett - Martyn Bennett2009020320090207
20140722 (BBC7)
20140723 (BBC7)
20090207 (RS)
20090721 (RS)

Tom Morton talks to folklorist Margaret Bennett about life with her son Martyn, the visionary piper, fiddler and music producer who died in 2005.

Tom Morton talks to Margaret Bennett about life with her musician son Martyn.

Tom Morton talks to folklorist Margaret Bennett about life with her son Martyn.

0202Margaret Bennett - Martyn Bennett2009020320090207
20090721 (RS)

Tom Morton talks to folklorist Margaret Bennett about life with her son Martyn, the visionary piper, fiddler and music producer who died in 2005.

Tom Morton talks to Margaret Bennett about life with her musician son Martyn.

0203

02032009021020090722
20090214 (RS)
20090722 (RS)

Tom Morton talks to Maurice Gibb's daughter Sam. They chat about her father and uncles Barry and Robin, who have refused to perform as the Bee Gees after Maurice's death in 2003.

Tom Morton talks to Bee Gee Maurice Gibb's daughter Sam.

020320090214
0203Sam Gibb - Maurice Gibb *2009021020090214
20140729 (BBC7)
20140730 (BBC7)
20090214 (RS)
20090722 (RS)

Tom Morton talks to Bee Gee Maurice Gibb's daughter Sam about her father and uncles Barry and Robin, who have so far refused to reform the group following his death in 2003.

Tom Morton talks to Maurice Gibb's daughter Sam.

They chat about her father and uncles Barry and Robin, who have refused to perform as the Bee Gees after Maurice's death in 2003.

Tom Morton talks to Bee Gee Maurice Gibb's daughter Sam.

Tom Morton talks to the daughter of Bee Gee Maurice Gibb.

Tom Morton talks to the daughter of Bee Gee Maurice Gibb, who died unexpectedly in 2003. From February 2009.

Tom Morton talks to Maurice Gibb's daughter Sam. They chat about her father and uncles Barry and Robin, who have refused to perform as the Bee Gees after Maurice's death in 2003.

0203Sam Gibb - Maurice Gibb *2009021020090214
20090722 (RS)

Tom Morton talks to Bee Gee Maurice Gibb's daughter Sam about her father and uncles Barry and Robin, who have so far refused to reform the group following his death in 2003.

Tom Morton talks to Maurice Gibb's daughter Sam.

They chat about her father and uncles Barry and Robin, who have refused to perform as the Bee Gees after Maurice's death in 2003.

Tom Morton talks to Bee Gee Maurice Gibb's daughter Sam.

0204

0204Woody Guthrie2009021720160812 (RS)

wrote hundreds of songs charting life in America including 'This Land is Our land'. Tom Morton hears about the man and his music from his eldest son Arlo Guthrie, an acclaimed singer songwriter in his own right who wrote 'Alice's Restaurant' and has recently performed at Celtic Connection.

0204 LAST2009021720090723
0204 LAST20090221
0204 LASTWoody Guthrie - Arlo Guthrie *2009021720090221
20140805 (BBC7)
20140806 (BBC7)
20090221 (RS)
20090723 (RS)
20160812 (RS)

Tom Morton hears about Woody Guthrie and his music from his son Arlo, an acclaimed singer-songwriter in his own right.

Tom Morton hears about Woody Guthrie and his music from his son Arlo.

wrote hundreds of songs charting life in America including 'This Land is Our land'. Tom Morton hears about the man and his music from his eldest son Arlo Guthrie, an acclaimed singer songwriter in his own right who wrote 'Alice's Restaurant' and has recently performed at Celtic Connection.

0204 LASTWoody Guthrie - Arlo Guthrie *2009021720090221
20090723 (RS)
20090221 (RS)

Tom Morton hears about Woody Guthrie and his music from his son Arlo, an acclaimed singer-songwriter in his own right.

Tom Morton hears about Woody Guthrie and his music from his son Arlo.

Tom Morton hears about Woody Guthrie and his music from his son Arlo.

Tom Morton hears about Woody Guthrie and his music from his son Arlo, an acclaimed singer-songwriter in his own right.