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Going North from Nashville Christmas Show! 10-11pm Monday, 29th December

Monday, 29th December, 10-11pm. The ‘Going North from Nashville’ Christmas Show!

Low: Like Christmas
Iron & Wine: The Desert Babbler
Mary Chapin Carpenter: Christmas in the cIty
Sea of Bees: Feliz Navidad
Sufjan Stevens: Christmas in the Room
Sting Soul Cake
Tracey Thorn: Joy
Grammercy Arms & Mascott: This Christmas Time
Frank Turner: Last Christmas
Duke Special: This Time Next Year
Kill it Kid: Send Me An Angel Down
Kate Rusby: Arise Good Christians
Ed Harcourt: In the Bleak Midwinter

Another Great Going North from Nashville Pick & Mix! Monday 2nd June, 10-11pm

Our pick of excellent music from a clutch of top artists:

Kurt Vile: KV Crime
Beck: Country Down
Roddy Heart & the Lonesome Fire: High Hopes
Phosphorescent: A Charm/A Blade
Emily Jane White: Thoroughbred
Emily Barker & the Red Clay Halo: Tuesday
The Felice Brothers: Lincoln Continental
Frank Turner: Polaroid Picture
Alessis Ark: Viens Are Blue
My Sad Captains: All in Your Mind
The Bottle Rockets: Thousand Dollar Car
Mark Kozeleck & Desertshore: Hey You Bastards, I’m Still Here
Neko Case: Man

Songs about………songs…..& Gigs! Going North from Nashville, Monday 24th February, 10-11pm.

This week focus on the life of the singer-songwriter/performer, as expressed in song……….

1.The Band: Stage Fright
2.Tiny Ruins: Little Notes
3.Pauline Alexander: Seven Notes
4.Patterson Hood: Leaving Time
5.Pernice Bros: We Love the Stage
6.Neil Halstead: The No Mercy for the Muse
7.Bob Dylan: Sarah
8.Josh Ritter: Bone of Song
9.Mariane Faithful: Tower of Song
10.Neil Young: For the Turnstiles
11.Cat Power: Song for Bobby
12.Caitlin Rose: Silver Sings
13.Joni Mitchell: Free Man in Paris
14.Charlotte Gainsbourg: The Songs that We Sing
15.Frank Turner: Don’t Try this at Home

Back to the 60’s with Going North from Nashville! Monday 9th September, 10 -11pm

John & Sue take a look at alternative country music from the 1960’s, playing a variety of legendary artists who developed the genre in the midst of all that was taking place musically during that decade.

Creedence Clearwater Revival: Proud Mary

Frank Turner: Song to Bob

Judy Collins: Maid of Constant Sorrow

Bob Dylan: Country Pie

International Submarine Band: Truck Drivin’ Man

The Byrds: One Hundred Years From Now

Janis Joplin: Me & Bobby Mc Gee

Joni Mitchell: Woodstock

Crosby Stills & Nash: Marrakesh Express

 Joan Baez: There but for Fortune

 Tom Paxton : Talking Vietnam Pot Luck Blues

The Band: The Weight

The Beatles: Rocky Raccoon

The Mamas & The Papas: Creeque Alley

Luke Powers: Mr Yeah Yeah Yeah



Christmas Countdown – part 2

Bradford Beat’s run-down of the best 20 tracks of 2009 is halfway through – here’s what we’ve revealed so far:

11 Grizzly Bear – While We Wait For The Others
12 Roger Davies – Brighouse On A Saturday Night
13 Frank Turner – Poetry of the Deed
14 Blue Roses – I Am Leaving
15 Benjy Ferree – Blown Out (Gold Doubloons and PCs of 8 )
16 The Very Best – Warm Heart of Africa
17 Animal Collective – Summertime Clothes
18 Prom Knight – Counter Intelligence
19 Scaramanga Six – Misadventure
20 New Model Army – Autumn

Five further tracks will be played over each of the next two weeks, with the number one being unveiled on Christmas Eve.

Bradford Beat is on BCB 106.6FM on Thursdays from 8pm-9pm and repeated Sunday 7pm-8pm.