Episodes

TitleRepeatedComments
Factory and the mainstream20190702 (6M)
20101026 (6M)

Part 3: Factory. Mark Radcliffe talks to Tony Wilson, whose Factory label restored Manchester bands to the international stage in the 80s and 90s.

Part 4 Mark focuses on bands such as 10cc, Simply Red and M People, who have kept Manchester at the forefront of mainstream rock and pop.

First broadcast in 2001.

A history of Manchester bands.

Documentary about the Manchester music scene.

Madchester, Oasis and beyond.20190703 (6M)
20101027 (6M)

5: Mark Radcliffe looks back at the Madchester Years, when the Hacienda was Manchester's leading club, and the Stone Roses and the Happy Mondays revolutionised rock and pop.

6: Mark concludes the series with a chat with Noel Gallagher looking back at Oasis, plus Doves, Badly Drawn Boy and Elbow.

First broadcast in 2001.

5: The Madchester Years. 6: Mark Radcliffe chats with Noel Gallagher, Doves and others.

Documentary about the Manchester music scene.

Punk and the Beat Boom20190701 (6M)
20101025 (6M)

Parts 1 & 2 of 6. Mark Radcliffe looks back at punk scene and the 60s beat boom.

Mark Radcliffe presents the The Mancunian Way