Pop Episodes

May 31, 2021

99: The one with John Waite

From The Babys in the 70s via 80s solo smash ‘Missing You’ to the release of a stunning new album, John Waite is not stopping.  …

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May 4, 2021

98: The one with Bonnie Tyler

Power ballad queen Bonnie Tyler is proving that The Best Is Yet to Come still with a vibrant new album brimming with the same dra…

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April 21, 2021

97: The one with Hazel O'Connor

I have a virtual girls nights in with one of life’s true survivors. Award-winning singer-songwriter Hazel O’Connor rose to fam…

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March 22, 2021

95: The one with Petula Clark

There are stars and then there are superstars. And my guest today is nothing short of a superstar.  Petula Clark is one of the…

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Feb. 6, 2021

91: The one with Beautiful South's Dave Hemingway

Evolving from The Housemartins, whose impressive catalogue would keep any chart-watcher busy, The Beautiful South was almost ever…

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Dec. 18, 2020

88: The one with Marty Wilde

My guest today is one of music’s octogenarians. Music icon and MBE, Marty Wilde has just made headlines around the world for bein…

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Dec. 12, 2020

87: The one with Kajagoogoo's Limahl

Winning the hearts of a million teenagers in the 80s as the lead singer of synth-pop group Kajagoogoo, Limahl wowed us with debut…

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Dec. 3, 2020

86: The one with Right Said Fred

Multi-platinum award winning Right Said Fred are one of the UK’s most enduring pop exports.  Brothers Fred and Richard Fairbra…

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Nov. 21, 2020

85: The one with Badfinger's Bob Jackson

Badfinger is a band that has had more than its fair share of drama and tragedy over the years, to say the least!  With a histo…

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Nov. 8, 2020

84: The one with Katrina From The Waves

I’m Walking On Sunshine today with the musician who’s had a worldwide hit that that catapulted Katrina & The Waves to the forefro…

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June 24, 2020

69: The one with Judie Tzuke

In 1977 when singer-songwriter Judie Tzuke signed to Elton John’s Rocket label, she couldn’t imagine that over 40 years later she…

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May 17, 2020

58: The one with Anne Nolan

Once the biggest selling girl groups in the world, the Nolan Sisters performed in stadiums internationally, were the opening act …

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May 8, 2020

56: The one with Chesney Hawkes

In this edition, I call stateside to catch up with the fabulous, one and only, Chesney Hawkes. Chesney shot to fame when he wo…

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April 23, 2020

55: The one with Nick Mason’s Saucerful of Secrets’ Guy Pratt

He’s the self-confessed Ronnie Corbett of the bass-playing world and, with a career in the music industry spanning almost 40 year…

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Feb. 4, 2018

44: The one with The Marmalade's Sandy Newman

In this edition I catch up with Sandy Newman, lead-singer and guitarist of pop sensation of the 60/70s The Marmalade. The Marm…

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