Wonderful World Of Cerys Matthews, The

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01Paul Simon20140903|Cerys Matthews has won acclaim from audiences and critics and The Wonderful World Of Cerys on 2 harnesses her enthusiasm, joy and excitement about music, through a journey of discovery.|It's a world music show for people who don't even realise they like the genre.|Each episode will be a musical journey, beginning with a world class artist, crossing the world through their musical influences, connections and coincidences.|The first show focuses on Paul Simon and brings us musical delights from Dylan, Gershwin, JJ Cale and Chuck Berry amongst others.
02Johnny Cash2014091020150917 (R2)|This week's musical journey, focuses on the extraordinary life and works of the Man In Black - Johnny Cash, crossing the world via his musical influences, connections and coincidences.|Highlights include Snooks Eaglin, the Million Dollar Quartet, Al Green , Aretha Franklin and Triakel.
03Nina Simone20140917This week the hard life, determination and amazing performances of Nina Simone take us around the world, through her influences and connections.|Musical highlights include Earl Scruggs, Lester Flatt, Dusty Springfield, Tinariwen, Buena Vista Social Club, Miriam Makeba, Juliette Greco and Daniel Barenboim.
04Sting2014092420151001 (R2)|Cerys Matthews follows Sting's musical influences and connections around the world. Includes tracks from Cream, Slim Harpo, Miles Davis, Dolly Parton and Sugar Pie DeSanto.