Starry Starry Night

Accounts of when big stars played small venues.

Episodes

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01I Know That Face2001082020020529

In 1962 Bob Dylan, who was then virtually unknown, played a pub in Foley Street.

02Rockin' Humber Delta Blues2001082120020530

Memories of the night Big Bill Broonzy sang the blues in Hull, and afterwards ordered a double whisky and chips at a greasy spoon.

03Les Copains D'abord20010822

Troubadour Georges Brassons makes a rare appearance outside France to work his magic in Cardiff.

04Auspicious Meetings2001082320020528

Memories of Paul Robeson singing on a Liverpool bomb site.

05 LASTThe Ghost In Blue Suede Shoes20010824

Ray Brown goes on the trail of the rock 'n' roll hero who stormed Cromer but left no trace.