Guitar Greats [6 Music]

Episodes

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BB King20101003

BB King20101003

Bb King2010100320140521 (6M)

Alexis Korner presents a profile of the great bluesman.

To complement Radio 2's season of programmes on the guitar, there's another chance to hear Alexis Korner's 1983 series. Tonight he presents a profile of the great bluesman B.B. King.

BB King2010100320150521 (6M)

Another chance to hear Alexis Korner's 1983 series on influential guitarists. Tonight, a profile of the great bluesman B.B. King.

BB King2010100320150521 (6M)

In a programme first broadcast in 1983, Alexis Korner presents a profile of the great B.B. King who sadly passed away on 14th May, aged 89.

Bb King2010100320140521 (6M)
20150521 (6M)

To complement Radio 2's season of programmes on the guitar, there's another chance to hear Alexis Korner's 1983 series. Tonight he presents a profile of the great bluesman B.B. King.

In a programme first broadcast in 1983, Alexis Korner presents a profile of the great B.B. King who sadly passed away on 14th May, aged 89.

Another chance to hear Alexis Korner's 1983 series on influential guitarists. Tonight, a profile of the great bluesman B.B. King.

Alexis Korner presents a profile of the great bluesman.

Brian May20100923

Brian May20100923

Brian May2010092320140531 (6M)

Alexis Korner presents a profile of Queen's guitar hero and hears about May's home-made guitar. First broadcast in 1983 and repeated to complement Radio 2's guitar season.

Brian May2010092320150531 (6M)

Alexis Korner talks to Queen guitar hero Brian May and hears about his homemade guitar.

Alexis Korner continues his series on influential guitarists with a profile of Queen's Brian May. First broadcast in 1983.

Brian May2010092320140531 (6M)
20150531 (6M)

Alexis Korner talks to Queen guitar hero Brian May and hears about his homemade guitar.

Alexis Korner presents a profile of Queen's guitar hero and hears about May's home-made guitar. First broadcast in 1983 and repeated to complement Radio 2's guitar season.

Alexis Korner continues his series on influential guitarists with a profile of Queen's Brian May. First broadcast in 1983.

Hank Marvin20110913

Hank Marvin20110913

Hank Marvin2011091320150524 (6M)

Alexis Korner presents a profile of the influential guitarist who led The Shadows.

Alexis Korner continues his series on influential guitarists with a profile of Hank Marvin, the leader the Shadows. First broadcast 1983.

Hank Marvin2011091320140524 (6M)

Alexis Korner presents a profile of the influential guitarist who led The Shadows.

Hank Marvin2011091320140524 (6M)
20150524 (6M)

Guitar Greats - Hank Marvin. Alexis Korner's profile of the influential guitarist who led The Shadows. First broadcast 1983 and repeated to complement BBC Radio 2's guitar season.

Alexis Korner presents a profile of the influential guitarist who led The Shadows.

Alexis Korner continues his series on influential guitarists with a profile of Hank Marvin, the leader the Shadows. First broadcast 1983.

Hank Marvin2011091320140524 (6M)

Guitar Greats - Hank Marvin. Alexis Korner's profile of the influential guitarist who led The Shadows. First broadcast 1983 and repeated to complement BBC Radio 2's guitar season.

James Burton20100922

James Burton20100922

James Burton2010092220150523 (6M)

Alexis Korner presents a profile of James Burton, who played for Elvis and Emmylou Harris.

Another chance to hear Alexis Korner's 1983 series on influential guitarists. Tonight he presents a profile of James Burton. the Louisiana-born picker who played for Ricky Nelson, for Elvis Presley from the late-60s onwards, as well as Gram Parsons, Emmylou Harris and many others.

James Burton2010092220140523 (6M)
20150523 (6M)

To complement Radio 2's season of programmes on the guitar, there's another chance to hear Alexis Korner's 1983 series. Tonight he presents a profile of James Burton. the Louisiana-born picker who played for Ricky Nelson, for Elvis Presley from the late 60 onwards as well as Gram Parsons, Emmylou Harris and others.

Another chance to hear Alexis Korner's 1983 series on influential guitarists. Tonight he presents a profile of James Burton. the Louisiana-born picker who played for Ricky Nelson, for Elvis Presley from the late-60s onwards, as well as Gram Parsons, Emmylou Harris and many others.

Alexis Korner presents a profile of James Burton, who played for Elvis and Emmylou Harris.

James Burton2010092220140523 (6M)

To complement Radio 2's season of programmes on the guitar, there's another chance to hear Alexis Korner's 1983 series. Tonight he presents a profile of James Burton. the Louisiana-born picker who played for Ricky Nelson, for Elvis Presley from the late 60 onwards as well as Gram Parsons, Emmylou Harris and others.

Jeff Beck2010092520140526 (6M)
20150526 (6M)

Presented by Alexis Korner.

Guitar Greats - Jeff Beck. Alexis Korner presents a profile of another Surrey-born guitar slinger. First broadcast 1983 and repeated to complement BBC Radio 2's guitar season.

Alexis Korner continues his series on influential guitarists with profile of Jeff Beck. First broadcast 1983.

Jimmy Page20100927

Jimmy Page20100927

Jimmy Page2010092720140528 (6M)

Alexis Korner presents a profile of Led Zeppelin guitarist and one-time session musician Jimmy Page. Jimmy discusses his life and career in a programme first broadcast in 1983, which is repeated to complement BBC Radio 2's guitar season.

Jimmy Page2010092720150528 (6M)

Alexis Korner talks to Led Zeppelin's guitar virtuoso.

Alexis Korner continues his series on influential guitarists with a profile of Led Zeppelin guitarist and one-time session musician Jimmy Page. First broadcast in 1983.

Jimmy Page2010092720140528 (6M)
20150528 (6M)

Alexis Korner talks to Led Zeppelin's guitar virtuoso.

Alexis Korner presents a profile of Led Zeppelin guitarist and one-time session musician Jimmy Page. Jimmy discusses his life and career in a programme first broadcast in 1983, which is repeated to complement BBC Radio 2's guitar season.

Alexis Korner continues his series on influential guitarists with a profile of Led Zeppelin guitarist and one-time session musician Jimmy Page. First broadcast in 1983.

Jimmy Page2010092720140528 (6M)

Alexis Korner talks to Led Zeppelin's guitar virtuoso.

Alexis Korner presents a profile of Led Zeppelin guitarist and one-time session musician Jimmy Page. Jimmy discusses his life and career in a programme first broadcast in 1983, which is repeated to complement BBC Radio 2's guitar season.

Joe Walsh20101002

Joe Walsh20101002

Joe Walsh2010100220140601 (6M)

Alexis Korner presents Joe Walsh talking about his life and career.

Guitar Greats - Joe Walsh talks about his life and career including his work with The James Gang and The Eagles and the album 'Hotel California'. Presented by Alexis Korner and first broadcast in 1983.

Joe Walsh2010100220150601 (6M)

Alexis Korner presents Joe Walsh talking about his life and career.

Joe Walsh2010100220140601 (6M)
20150601 (6M)

Guitar Greats - Joe Walsh talks about his life and career including his work with The James Gang and The Eagles and the album 'Hotel California'. Presented by Alexis Korner and first broadcast in 1983.

Alexis Korner presents Joe Walsh talking about his life and career.

Joe Walsh2010100220150601 (6M)

Guitar Greats - Joe Walsh talks about his life and career including his work with The James Gang and The Eagles and the album 'Hotel California'. Presented by Alexis Korner and first broadcast in 1983.

Pete Townshend2010092620140527 (6M)

Pete Townshend talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner.

Guitar Greats - Pete Townshend. Alexis Korner's profile of The Who's musical genius. First broadcast 1983 and repeated to complement BBC Radio 2's guitar season.

Pete Townshend20100926

Pete Townshend20100926

Pete Townshend2010092620140527 (6M)

Guitar Greats - Pete Townshend. Alexis Korner's profile of The Who's musical genius. First broadcast 1983 and repeated to complement BBC Radio 2's guitar season.

Pete Townshend2010092620150527 (6M)

talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner.

Alexis Korner continues his series on influential guitarists with a profile of the Who's Pete Townshend. First broadcast in 1983.

Pete Townshend2010092620140527 (6M)
20150527 (6M)

talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner.

Pete Townshend talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner.

Guitar Greats - Pete Townshend. Alexis Korner's profile of The Who's musical genius. First broadcast 1983 and repeated to complement BBC Radio 2's guitar season.

Alexis Korner continues his series on influential guitarists with a profile of the Who's Pete Townshend. First broadcast in 1983.

Ritchie Blackmore20100929

Ritchie Blackmore20100929

Ritchie Blackmore2010092920150530 (6M)

Alexis Korner's profile of Deep Purple's axeman, first broadcast 1983.

of Deep Purple and Rainbow talks about his life and career in a programme presented by Alexis Korner and first broadcast in 1983.

Ritchie Blackmore2010092920140530 (6M)

Alexis Korner's profile of Deep Purple's axeman, first broadcast 1983.

Ritchie Blackmore2010092920140530 (6M)
20150530 (6M)

of Deep Purple and Rainbow talks about his life and career in a programme presented by Alexis Korner and first broadcast in 1983.

Ritchie Blackmore of Deep Purple and Rainbow talks about his life and career in a programme presented by Alexis Korner and first broadcast in 1983. Repeated to complement BBC Radio 2's guitar season.

Alexis Korner's profile of Deep Purple's axeman, first broadcast 1983.

Ritchie Blackmore2010092920140530 (6M)

Ritchie Blackmore of Deep Purple and Rainbow talks about his life and career in a programme presented by Alexis Korner and first broadcast in 1983. Repeated to complement BBC Radio 2's guitar season.

Ry Cooder20100928

Ry Cooder20100928

Ry Cooder2010092820150529 (6M)

Alexis Korner continues his series on influential guitarists with a profile of Ry Cooder. First broadcast in 1983.

Ry Cooder2010092820140529 (6M)

Alexis Korner's 1983 profile of the influential Californian guitarist.

Ry Cooder2010092820140529 (6M)
20150529 (6M)

discusses his life and career in a programme presented by Alexis Korner and first broadcast in 1983. Repeated to complement BBC Radio 2's guitar season.

Alexis Korner's 1983 profile of the influential Californian guitarist.

Alexis Korner continues his series on influential guitarists with a profile of Ry Cooder. First broadcast in 1983.

Ry Cooder2010092820140529 (6M)

Ry Cooder discusses his life and career in a programme presented by Alexis Korner and first broadcast in 1983. Repeated to complement BBC Radio 2's guitar season.

Scotty Moore20100921

Scotty Moore20100921

Scotty Moore2010092120150522 (6M)

Alexis Korner presents a profile of Elvis Presley's guitarist Scotty Moore.

Another chance to hear Alexis Korner's series on influential guitarists. Tonight he presents a profile of Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley's guitarist from his first recordings on Sun Records. First broadcast in 1983.

Scotty Moore2010092120140522 (6M)

Alexis Korner presents a profile of Elvis Presley's guitarist Scotty Moore.

To complement Radio 2's season of programmes on the guitar, there's another chance to hear Alexis Korner's 1983 series. Tonight he presents a profile of Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley's guitarist from his first recordings on Sun Records. First broadcast in1983.

01Scotty Moore2010092120130421 (6M)

Guitar Greats - Scotty Moore. Alexis Korner presents a profile of Elvis Presley's guitarist. First broadcast 1983.

Scotty Moore talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner.

01Scotty Moore2010092120120624
20130421 (6M)
20140522 (6M)
20150522 (6M)
20160730 (6M)

talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner.

Guitar Greats - Scotty Moore. Alexis Korner presents a profile of Elvis Presley's guitarist. First broadcast 1983.

Scotty Moore talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner.

To complement Radio 2's season of programmes on the guitar, there's another chance to hear Alexis Korner's 1983 series. Tonight he presents a profile of Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley's guitarist from his first recordings on Sun Records. First broadcast in1983.

As a tribute to Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley's guitarist from his first recordings on Sun Records, who died on 28th June, another chance to hear Alexis Korner's profile first broadcast in 1983.

Another chance to hear Alexis Korner's series on influential guitarists. Tonight he presents a profile of Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley's guitarist from his first recordings on Sun Records. First broadcast in 1983.

Alexis Korner presents a profile of Elvis Presley's guitarist Scotty Moore.

Alexis Korner presents a profile of Elvis Presley's guitarist Scotty Moore.

As a tribute to Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley's guitarist from his first recordings on Sun Records, who died on 28th June, another chance to hear Alexis Korner's profile first broadcast in 1983.

02James Burton2010092220130422 (6M)

James Burton talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner.

Guitar Greats - James Burton. Alexis Korner presents a profile of the Louisiana-born picker who played for Elvis Presley, Gram Parsons, Emmylou Harris and others.

02James Burton2010092220120625
20130422 (6M)

Guitar Greats - James Burton. Alexis Korner presents a profile of the Louisiana-born picker who played for Elvis Presley, Gram Parsons, Emmylou Harris and others.

James Burton talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner.

04Eric Clapton2010092420120627
20130424 (6M)
20140525 (6M)
20150525 (6M)

Guitar Greats - Eric Clapton. Alexis Korner presents a profile of Surrey's best-known bluesman. First broadcast in 1983.

Alexis Korner presents a profile of Eric Clapton. First broadcast in 1983.

Alexis Korner presents a profile of Eric Clapton. First broadcast in 1983.

Guitar Greats - Eric Clapton. Alexis Korner presents a profile of Surrey's best-known bluesman. First broadcast in 1983.

Guitar Greats - Eric Clapton. Alexis Korner presents a profile of Surrey's best-known bluesman. First broadcast in 1983 and repeated to complement BBC Radio 2's guitar season.

Alexis Korner presents a profile of Eric Clapton. First broadcast in 1983.

Alexis Korner continues his series on influential guitarists with a profile of Surrey's best-known bluesman. First broadcast in 1983.

Guitar Greats - Eric Clapton. Alexis Korner presents a profile of Surrey's best-known bluesman. First broadcast in 1983 and repeated to complement BBC Radio 2's guitar season.

Alexis Korner presents a profile of Eric Clapton. First broadcast in 1983.

Alexis Korner presents a profile of Eric Clapton. First broadcast in 1983.

Alexis Korner continues his series on influential guitarists with a profile of Surrey's best-known bluesman. First broadcast in 1983.

05Jeff Beck2010092520130425 (6M)
20140526 (6M)
20150526 (6M)

Presented by Alexis Korner.

Guitar Greats - Jeff Beck. Alexis Korner presents a profile of another Surrey-born guitar slinger. First broadcast 1983.

Alexis Korner continues his series on influential guitarists with profile of Jeff Beck. First broadcast 1983.

Guitar Greats - Jeff Beck. Alexis Korner presents a profile of another Surrey-born guitar slinger. First broadcast 1983 and repeated to complement BBC Radio 2's guitar season.

05Jeff Beck2010092520120628
20130425 (6M)

Presented by Alexis Korner.

Guitar Greats - Jeff Beck. Alexis Korner presents a profile of another Surrey-born guitar slinger. First broadcast 1983.

06Pete Townshend2010092620130426 (6M)

Guitar Greats - Pete Townshend. Alexis Korner's profile of The Who's musical genius. First broadcast 1983.

06Pete Townshend2010092620120629
20130426 (6M)

talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner.

Guitar Greats - Pete Townshend. Alexis Korner's profile of The Who's musical genius. First broadcast 1983.

07Jimmy Page2010092720130427 (6M)

Alexis Korner talks to Led Zeppelin's guitar virtuoso.

Jimmy Page discusses his life and career in a programme first broadcast in 1983. Presented by Alexis Korner.

07Jimmy Page2010092720130427 (6M)

discusses his life and career in a programme first broadcast in 1983. Presented by Alexis Korner.

Alexis Korner talks to Led Zeppelin's guitar virtuoso.

08Ry Cooder2010092820130428 (6M)

Alexis Korner's 1983 profile of the influential Californian guitarist.

Ry Cooder discusses his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner and first broadcast in 1983.

08Ry Cooder2010092820130428 (6M)

discusses his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner and first broadcast in 1983.

Alexis Korner's 1983 profile of the influential Californian guitarist.

09Ritchie Blackmore2010092920130429 (6M)

Alexis Korner's profile of Deep Purple's axeman, first broadcast 1983.

Ritchie Blackmore talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner and first broadcast in 1983.

09Ritchie Blackmore2010092920130429 (6M)

talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner and first broadcast in 1983.

Alexis Korner's profile of Deep Purple's axeman, first broadcast 1983.

13Bb King2010100320130420 (6M)

Alexis Korner presents a profile of the great bluesman. First broadcast 1983.

Guitar Greats - B.B. King. Alexis Korner presents a profile of the great bluesman. First broadcast 1983.

13Bb King2010100320120623
20130420 (6M)

Guitar Greats - B.B. King. Alexis Korner presents a profile of the great bluesman. First broadcast 1983.

Alexis Korner presents a profile of the great bluesman. First broadcast 1983.

14Hank Marvin2011091320130423 (6M)

Guitar Greats - Hank Marvin. Alexis Korner's profile of the influential guitarist who led The Shadows. First broadcast 1983.

Alexis Korner presents a profile of the influential guitarist who led The Shadows.

14Hank Marvin2011091320120626
20130423 (6M)

Guitar Greats - Hank Marvin. Alexis Korner's profile of the influential guitarist who led The Shadows. First broadcast 1983.

Alexis Korner presents a profile of the influential guitarist who led The Shadows.

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6M20100921

Scotty Moore talks about his life and career and in particular about being Elvis Presley's guitarist during the 50s. Presented by Alexis Korner and first broadcast in 1983.

Scotty Moore talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner.

6M20100922

Guitar Greats - James Burton. Alexis Korner presents a profile of the Louisiana-born picker who played for Elvis Presley, Gram Parsons, Emmylou Harris and others. First broadcast in 1983.

James Burton talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner.

6M20100923

Alexis Korner talks to Queen's guitar hero and hears about May's home-made guitar. First broadcast in 1983.

Alexis Korner's profile of Queen's guitar hero.

6M20100924

Alexis Korner presents a profile of Surrey's best-known bluesman. First broadcast in 1983.

Alexis Korner presents a profile of Eric Clapton. First broadcast in 1983.

6MBb King

6MBb King20101003

Guitar Greats - B.B. King. Alexis Korner presents a profile of the great bluesman. First broadcast 1983.

Alexis Korner presents a profile of the great bluesman. First broadcast 1983.

6MBb King20110910
6MEric Clapton20110914

Guitar Greats - Eric Clapton. Alexis Korner presents a profile of Surrey's best-known bluesman. First broadcast in 1983.

Alexis Korner presents a profile of Eric Clapton. First broadcast in 1983.

6MHank Marvin20110913

Guitar Greats - Hank Marvin. Alexis Korner's profile of the influential guitarist who led The Shadows. First broadcast 1983.

Alexis Korner presents a profile of the influential guitarist who led The Shadows.

6MJames Burton20110912

Guitar Greats - James Burton. Alexis Korner presents a profile of the Louisiana-born picker who played for Elvis Presley, Gram Parsons, Emmylou Harris and others.

James Burton talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner.

6MJeff Beck20100925

talks about his life and career. The Yardbirds; Rod Stewart; Jimmy Page; his hit record 'Hi Ho Silver Lining'; admiration for Jan Hammer's keyboard playing. Presented by Alexis Korner.

Presented by Alexis Korner.

6MJeff Beck20110915

Guitar Greats - Jeff Beck. Alexis Korner presents a profile of another Surrey-born guitar slinger. First broadcast 1983.

Presented by Alexis Korner.

6MJimmy Page20100927

talks about his life and career. Being a session musician; the Yardbirds; Led Zeppelin; his guitar technique and use of the bow. Presented by Alexis Korner.

Jimmy Page talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner.

6MJimmy Page20110917

Guitar Greats - Jimmy Page. Alexis Korner talks to Led Zeppelin's guitar virtuoso. First broadcast in 1983.

Jimmy Page talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner.

6MJoe Walsh20101002

Guitar Greats - Joe Walsh talks about his life and career including his work with The James Gang and The Eagles and the album 'Hotel California'. Presented by Alexis Korner and first broadcast in 1983.

Joe Walsh talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner.

6MPete Townshend20100926

talks about his life and career. The Who's agressive stage act; being a disciple of guru Meher Baba and drugs. Presented by Alexis Korner.

Pete Townshend talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner.

6MPete Townshend20110916

Guitar Greats - Pete Townshend. Alexis Korner's profile of The Who's musical genius. First broadcast 1983.

Pete Townshend talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner.

6MRitchie Blackmore20100929

Guitar Greats - Richie Blackmore. Alexis Korner's profile of Deep Purple's axeman. First broadcast 1983. Ritchie discusses his guitar work with the Outlaws, Deep Purple and Rainbow.

Alexis Korner's profile of Deep Purple's axeman, first broadcast 1983.

6MRitchie Blackmore20110919

Guitar Greats - Richie Blackmore. Alexis Korner's profile of Deep Purple's axeman. First broadcast 1983.

Alexis Korner's profile of Deep Purple's axeman, first broadcast 1983.

6MRy Cooder20100928

Guitar Greats - Ry Cooder. Alexis Korner's 1983 profile of the influential Californian. Ry Cooder talks about Captain Beefheart, being a session musician, playing bottle-neck guitar, his love of Tex-Mex music, Hawaiian guitarist Gabby Pahinui and writing for films.

Alexis Korner's 1983 profile of the influential Californian guitarist.

6MRy Cooder20110918

Guitar Greats - Ry Cooder. Alexis Korner's profile of the influential Californian guitarist. First broadcast 1983.

Alexis Korner's 1983 profile of the influential Californian guitarist.

6MScotty Moore20110911

Guitar Greats - Scotty Moore. Alexis Korner presents a profile of Elvis Presley's guitarist. First broadcast 1983.

Scotty Moore talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner.

6MSteve Miller20100930

Guitar Greats - Steve Miller. Alexis Korner's profile of the blues/rock guitarist from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. First broadcast in 1983.

Alexis Korner's profile of the blues-rock guitarist from Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

6MSteve Miller20110920

Guitar Greats - Steve Miller. Alexis Korner's profile of the blues/rock guitarist from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. First broadcast in 1983.

Alexis Korner's profile of the blues-rock guitarist from Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

6M04Ry Cooder

6M11Carlos Santana2010100120140602 (6M)
20150602 (6M)

talks about his life and career. The Woodstock festival, drugs and being a disciple of guru Sri Chinmoy. Presented by Alexis Korner.

Carlos Santana talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner.

talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner. First broadcast in 1983.

Carlos Santana talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner. First broadcast in 1983 and repeated to complement Radio 2's guitar season.

Carlos Santana talks about his life and career in a programme presented by Alexis Korner.

talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner. First broadcast in 1983.

Carlos Santana talks about his life and career in a programme presented by Alexis Korner.

Carlos Santana talks about his life and career in a programme presented by Alexis Korner.

Carlos Santana talks about his life and career. Presented by Alexis Korner. First broadcast in 1983 and repeated to complement Radio 2's guitar season.