The Randy Newman Story

Series exploring the work of Randy Newman, composer of the song Short People and soundtrack to Toy Story, presented by Linda Ronstadt

Episodes

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0120040917

The Newman musical dynasty plus a general introduction to Randy's music.

0220040924

This programme looks at Randy's early influences and his early attempts at songwriting.

0320041001

Randy's albums of the 70s and 80s, with their themes of racism, politics, the American Deep South, God and the Universe.

0420041008
05 LAST20041015

looking at his recent albums, as well as his more acerbic songs.