The greatest thing about the internet is getting the BBC Listen again function.
Two shows on BBc London that are essential:
Danny Baker, a god among broadcasters. Music taste is a touch dodgy but easily a show of pure entertainment. Barely a dud show, and somehow gettingthe best stories from his listeners.
Compare that to singapore radio where the DJs are so cack handed they can barely prise a basic dedication fromcallers.
The there is Norman Jay's Giant 45. Euphoria music. Heavy on the disco, as exemplified by the theme tune Disco Lucy. Cheese, well matured and to be savoured. Music as a one shot cure-all, without causing drowsiness.
He doesnt visit Singapore often enough, but a still have fond meories of he and his brother dropping Sir Duke to an instant cheer followed by lots of feet churningthe sand on Siloso Beach on night years ago
Get listening here
SPECIAL TREAT OH YES: The mp3 of Disco Lucy, the discofied I Love Lucy theme by The Wilton Place Street Band right here
Go to WFMU's latest 365 days mp3 project for more audio sickness