In The Cooler, Interviews, Literature, Music, NCCR

NCCR “In The Cooler” Friday 6th May 2022 (rpts Sunday noon till 2pm) Available on Listen Again (www.nccr.co.uk) & Mixcloud.

  • Caspar tells us about himself and “The Void”
Caspar
  • Annick(of the Clarisse Sisters) explains their career to date and the latest track “Gravity”
Annick Clarisse
  • Dan Begelman is a US performer keen to develop his own style…
Dan Begelman
  • Graham Sclater updates us on his latest book “Born To Run”
Graham Sclater
  • Jane Reid recalls a lifetime in the diplomatic service with her late husband, and their encountering  George Tomaziu who wrote “Spy Artist Prisoner -My Life in Romania under Fascist and Communist Rule 

Bill Keeling, with a journalistic past, recounts the background to the quirkily titled novel  “Belle Nash & The Bath Souffle”

William(“Bill”) Keeling

With music from: The Mahers(Featuring Ruby M), Asia, Dave Haynes, Jessy Hax, Bruce Springsteen, Mike D’Abo, Sarah Willis and Ella Fitzgerald.

Friday 6th May 2022…7-9pm 1st broadcast. Repeats Sunday 8th May 2022 Noon till 2pmAvailable on Listen Again (7 days) and on Mixcloud.. (for a while longer!!)

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In The Cooler, Interviews, Literature, Music, NCCR

NCCR “In The Cooler” Friday 29th April 2022 (rpts Sunday noon till 2pm) Available on Listen Again (www.nccr.co.uk) & Mixcloud.

  • The Mahers (featuring Ruby M) tell us about the anthemic “Lullaby For The World.”
Dave & Ruby Maher
  • Bennet Carr (Headmaster KES Stratford-upon-Avon) with his music choices.
Bennet Carr,Headmaster,KES Stratford-upon-Avon.
  • Lina Maxine.. a cerebral singer with a play on words song..”MANGO.”
Lina Maxine.
  • Phil Hambling, Cheltenham singer with “The Latest From Pittville”
Phil Hambling.
  • Amanda Lehman  with her anti gambling addiction song “One Last Spin.”
Amanda Lehman.
  • Julian Hayes , at the Campden Literature Festival on May7th, introduces the background to his book about his relative John Stonehouse MP- and spy(??)
Julian Hayes
  • With music from: The Eagles, The Beatles,Oxford Trinity Choir, U2, Sarah Vaughan, Ruel,Rick Wakeman.

Friday 29th April 2022…7-9pm 1st broadcast. Repeats Sunday 1st May 2022 Noon till 2pmAvailable on Listen Again (7 days) and on Mixcloud.. (for a while longer!!)

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In The Cooler, Interviews, Literature, Music, NCCR

NCCR “In The Cooler” Friday 25th March 2022 (rpts Sunday noon till 2pm) Available on Listen Again (www.nccr.co.uk) & Mixcloud.

  • Wendy Darling, with her memoirs.
Wendy Darling.
  • Sonny Brazil, exotic sounding name for a narrowboat folk singer!
Sonny Brazil
  • Fintan McKahey.. new father on “Amber”!!
Fintan McKahey..
  • Paul D Curran with a tribute to Francis Warner.
Paul D Curran
  • Stephen Games explains the reason behind publishing “Why My Wife Had To Die”
  • Sean McComish tells us about “Fade Away”
Sean McComish
  • With music from: The Real Thing,Ed Sheeran & Taylor Swift, ALAN, Tyrannosaurus Nebulous, Billie Eilish, The Beatles, Steve Steinman.

Friday 25th March 2022…7-9pm 1st broadcast. Repeats Sunday 27th 2022 Noon till 2pmAvailable on Listen Again (7 days) and on Mixcloud.. (for a while longer!!)

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Cooler Classics, Interviews, Literature, Music, NCCR

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 20th March 2022. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • Featuring:
  • Philippa Tudor tells us about the book: “Isobel Holst- An Equal Partner”
  • .. with additional comments from Neil Arthur Williams.
  • Chris O’Reilly (CEO Presto Music) with an appeal for Ukraine.
  • and music from: Huddersfield Choral Society, London Philharmonic, Sir Adrian Boult, Anna and Dmitri Shelest, Myroslav Skoryk, Yevhen Stankovych, Andre Rieu.
  • And a world premiere of Henry Dehlinger’s “Return To The Moon”

Sunday 9-11pm and repeated Thursday at Midnight. Plus Listen Again (7 days) and Mixcloud (several weeks!)

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In The Cooler, Interviews, Literature, Music, NCCR

NCCR “In The Cooler” Friday 28th January 2022 (rpts Sunday noon till 2pm) Available on Listen Again (www.nccr.co.uk) & Mixcloud.

  • Steve Steinman reflects on the music of Meatloaf.

Steve Steinman

Cheltenham’s Jon Canem tells about his musical start & “Crowded Spaces”

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Image Courtesy Jon Canem.
  • Canada’s James Priestner(a Rare American) explains the name and “Baggage”
A Rare American- James Priestner
  • Offenham’s Wendy Stafford explains her glass art..
Wendy Stafford
  • John Aizlewood discusses the music of Joy Division and New Order in his book “Decades”
John Aizlewood.
  • With additional music from: Bryan Ferry, The Ventures, Dead Crow Road, KB Bayley,Lorraine Silver,  Our Dougie, Bay City Rollers.

Friday 28th January 2022…7-9pm 1st broadcast. Repeats Sunday 30th January 2022 Noon till 2pmAvailable on Listen Again (7 days) and on Mixcloud.. (for a while longer!!)

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