Rhyme And Reason [6 Music]

Episodes

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6M01Florence Welch20110201

Poet Mr Gee is joined by singer Florence Welch to discuss her love of poetry.

Florence's album Lungs was the fastest selling debut in 2009. Reading and discussing their favourite poetry, Mr Gee delves deeper into her relationship with poetry and looks at how it has inspired her music.

Other guests in the series include Tori Amos, Tim Rice-Oxley and Billy Bragg.

Repeated from BBC Radio 4.

6M02Tori Amos20110202

Mr Gee is joined by American pianist and singer-songwriter Tori Amos, to talk about how poetry and music has influenced her life. First broadcast on BBC Radio 4.

Mr Gee is joined by American pianist and singer-songwriter Tori Amos.

6M02Tori Amos20110208

6M03Tim Rice-oxley20110203

Mr Gee presents the third programme of a fourth part series, Rhyme and Reason.

His guest is award-winning composer and pianist, Tim Rice-Oxley from Keane. Tim talks of his song writing journey, starting out from his hometown of Battle to the success with the chart topping band Keane. We hear readings of Tim Rice-Oxley's favourite poetry and music from his last two albums.

Mr Gee's guest is award-winning composer and pianist Tim Rice-Oxley from Keane.

6M03Tim Rice-oxley20110209

6M04 LASTBilly Bragg20110204

Mr Gee's final guest is the 'Bard of Barking', Billy Bragg. First broadcast on BBC Radio 4.

Mr Gee's final guest is the Bard of Barking, Billy Bragg.

6M04 LASTBilly Bragg20110210