Bryan Adams Rocks!

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20161226

Canadian rock legend Bryan Adams plays a selection of his favourite rock tracks in a Boxing Day special. Artists include David Bowie, The Rolling Stones, Deep Purple, Led Zeppelin, Nirvana and The Who.

20170828

Bryan presents another collection of personal favourites, archive interviews and anecdotes

Multiple Grammy, Golden Globe, Juno, Ivor Novello and Oscar nominee Bryan Adams warms you up on the August Bank Holiday with his third collection of Rock music favourites and BBC archive interviews, alongside personal recollections of growing up in Canada and working with some of the artists involved.

Bryan has sold more than 100 million records himself but also has a fabulous record collection and great taste in Rock and Pop.

Artists featured include Santana, Derek and The Dominoes, Blind Faith, JJ Cale, Joe Cocker, Greg Allman, Talking Heads, Patti Smith, Tina Turner, The Pretenders, Neil Young and the Red Hot Chili Peppers.

During this two hour special Sting plays an acoustic session version of Fragile, Jackson Browne talks about writing and recording a live album on the road, Robert Plant remembers his determination to be a different solo artist, Bryan previews Johnnie Walker's new chat with Alice Cooper and you'll hear how the phrase Life in the Fast Lane entered popular culture.

Artists featured include Santana, Derek & The Dominoes, Blind Faith, JJ Cale, Joe Cocker, Greg Allman, Talking Heads, Patti Smith, Tina Turner, The Pretenders, Neil Young and the Red Hot Chili Peppers.

-20170501

Bryan Adams returns with another personal selection of classic rock favourites.

Big Hair 80s Rock Requests20181220

Big hair 80s rock requests including Van Halen, Pat Benatar, Def Leppard and Heart.

Bryan presents a collection of personal rock favourites.

Bryan plays your favourites including Van Halen, Pat Benatar, Def Leppard and Heart.

New Names And Classics From Bryan's Collection20190110

Bryan Adams plays his favourite rock music, including Led Zeppelin, Jeff Beck and The Who

Bryan presents a collection of personal rock favourites.

Recent Reissues And Box Sets20190103

Bryan Adams plays his favourites including some new Box Set reissues to treat yourself to.

Bryan presents a collection of personal rock favourites.

0420171225

Grammy, Golden Globe and Oscar nominee Bryan Adams returns for his fourth rock special.

Bryan presents a collection of personal rock favourites.

Multiple Grammy, Golden Globe, Juno, Ivor Novello and Oscar nominee Bryan Adams OC OBC returns for his fourth Rock special on BBC Radio 2, almost a year since he first shared his classic music collection with us.

In this two hour show Bryan will be sharing stories of working with Bruce Springsteen recently and his admiration for George Michael, one year on from his tragic passing.

Bryan has found Christmas hits, album tracks, rarities and chart successes from the pre-festive period across the decades, often illustrated by BBC archive interviews and a classic BBC session.

Artists featured include U2, Manfred Mann's Earth Band, Marianne Faithfull, Genesis, Sarah McLachlan, The Cars, Sir Elton John, The Undertones, The Adventures, Van Morrison and Crosby, Stills & Nash.

Includes HM the Queen's Christmas Message at 3.00pm.

Artists featured include U2, Manfred Mann's Earth Band, Marianne Faithfull, Genesis, Sarah McLachlan, The Cars, Sir Elton John, The Undertones, The Adventures, Van Morrison and Crosby, Stills and Nash.

0520180402

Bryan returns to focus on one of his favourite genres - prog rock.

Bryan presents a collection of personal rock favourites.

Bryan Adams returns to focus on one of his favourite genres - Prog Rock - with two hours of hand picked classics from The Moody Blues, Kate Bush, Procol Harum, Emerson Lake and Palmer, Yes, Barclay James Harvest, King Crimson, Genesis, Pink Floyd, The Pretty Things, Tangerine Dream, Kraftwerk, The Alan Parsons Project and Traffic, amongst many others.

0620180528

Bryan Adams returns with more of his favourite rock classics.

Bryan presents a collection of personal rock favourites.

Multiple Grammy, Golden Globe, Juno, Ivor Novello and Oscar nominee Bryan Adams chooses more of his favourite rock classics and remembers recording MTV Unplugged and annoying his family by playing records very loud and asking for a drum kit.

Artists featured include Def Leppard, The Cult, Bad Company, Deep Purple, Led Zeppelin (with the Record Store release of the Sunset Sound Mix of Rock'N'Roll), Kings Of Leon, Mike Oldfield, The The and Foo Fighters.