Pirate Johnnie Walker

Johnnie recreates the sounds of a bygone era, with classic tracks from 1955-'75 and jingles capturing the vintage pirate radio sound.

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20091227

Pirate Johnnie Walker takes over the airwaves once again, recreating the sounds of a bygone pirate era with a selection of classic hits.

Johnnie travels back to December 1966, and plays some pivotal tracks from that year, while The 4 O'Clock Turn On sees two soul records played back-to-back. The show also sees the return of some of the characters featured in the last series including the Captain, the posh woman from Frinton and the chefs! His special guest is the pioneering pirate DJ Dave Cash.

Requests and dedications should be emailed to walker@bbc.co.uk or sent by post to Johnnie Walkers Sounds of The Seventies, BBC Radio 2, London W1A 1AA.

Pirate Johnnie Walker takes over the airwaves. His guest is pioneering pirate DJ Dave Cash.

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Johnnie recreates the sounds of a bygone era, with classic tracks from 1955-'75 and jingles capturing the vintage pirate radio sound.

Johnnie plays tracks from 1955-'75 and jingles to capture the vintage pirate radio sound.

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Johnnie plays tracks from 1955-'75 and jingles to capture the vintage pirate radio sound.

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Johnnie recreates the sounds of a bygone era, with classic tracks from 1955 to 75 and jingles capturing the vintage pirate radio sound.

Johnnie plays tracks from 1955 to 75 and jingles capturing the vintage pirate radio sound.

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Johnnie recreates the sounds of a bygone era, with classic tracks from 1955-'75 and jingles capturing the vintage pirate radio sound.

Johnnie plays tracks from 1955-'75 and jingles to capture the vintage pirate radio sound.

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Johnnie recreates the sounds of a bygone era, with classic tracks from 1955-'75 and jingles capturing the vintage pirate radio sound.

Johnnie plays tracks from 1955-'75 and jingles to capture the vintage pirate radio sound.

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Johnnie recreates the sounds of a bygone era, with classic tracks from 1955-'75 and jingles capturing the vintage pirate radio sound.

Johnnie plays tracks from 1955-'75 and jingles to capture the vintage pirate radio sound.

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Johnnie recreates the bygone era of pirate radio, with jingles, commercials and a mix of music from the year 1963. His guest is writer and film director Richard Curtis.

Johnnie goes back to 1963. His guest is writer and film director Richard Curtis

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Johnnie recreates the bygone era of pirate radio, with jingles, commercials and a mix of music from the years 1955 - 1975. Johnnie goes back to the year 1969.

Johnnie goes back to the year 1969.

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Johnnie recreates the era of pirate radio with jingles, commercials and music from 1955-1975. He is joined by another pioneer in pirate radio, Emperor Rosko, and goes back to 1962.

Johnnie is joined by another pioneer in pirate radio, Emperor Rosko, and goes back to 1962.

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Pirate Johnnie Walker is aboard the good ship Rock N Roll, moored at Ha'penny Pier in Essex, from where he recreates the sounds of the bygone pirate era.

Pirate Johnnie is on board the Rock N Roll, moored at Ha'penny Pier in Harwich, Essex.