Rhyme And Reason

Episodes

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01Florence 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.

02Tori Amos20110202
02Tori Amos20110202

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

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.

03Tim Rice-oxley20110203
03Tim Rice-oxley20110203

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

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.

04 LASTBilly Bragg20110204
04 LASTBilly Bragg20110204

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

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