Musical Genes [Radio Scotland]

In a new series, Tom Morton gets the true stories behind some of our best loved musicians.

Episodes

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012008110920081222In this episode Tom meets Rosanne, daughter of country legend Johnny Cash.

. In this episode Tom meets Rosanne, daughter of country legend Johnny Cash.

022008111620081223. Phil Cunningham tells Tom Morton about the sudden loss of his brother Johnny.

Phil Cunningham tells Tom Morton about the loss of his brother Johnny. He reveals the truth behind their relationship and how he copes knowing they'll never play together again.

032008112320081224. Tom Morton meets Matt Monro Jr, who reveals what life was really like with his father.

Tom Morton meets Matt Monro Jr, who reveals what life was really like with his singer father. Now a musician, he reveals to Tom why he could never sing in front of his father.

04 LAST2008113020081225Tom Morton talks to Lorna Luft about life with her mother Judy Garland.

. Tom Morton talks to Lorna Luft about life with her mother Judy Garland.

Tom Morton talks to Lorna Luft about life with her mother Judy Garland, and what it was like having Frank Sinatra as a godfather.

0101Rosanne Cash2008100920171004 (BBC7)
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Tom Morton meets the daughter of country music star Johnny Cash.

Series looking at the stories behind some of our best-loved musicians

0101Rosanne Cash - Johnny Cash2008100920081012
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20171004 (BBC7)
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20081222 (RS)
Tom Morton meets the daughter of country legend Johnny Cash.

Seeking the true story behind famous musicians, Tom Morton meets the daughter of country legend Johnny Cash. From October 2008.

Tom Morton meets the daughter of country music star Johnny Cash.

Series looking at the stories behind some of our best-loved musicians

In this episode Tom meets Rosanne, daughter of country legend Johnny Cash.

In this episode Tom meets Rosanne, daughter of country legend Johnny Cash.

Seeking the true story behind famous musicians, Tom Morton meets the daughter of country legend Johnny Cash. From October 2008.

0102Phil Cunningham2008101620171011 (BBC7)
20190910 (BBC7)
Phil Cunningham tells Tom Morton about the sudden loss of his brother Johnny.

Series looking at the stories behind some of our best-loved musicians

0102Phil Cunningham - Johnny Cunningham2008101620081019
20140624 (BBC7)
20140625 (BBC7)
20171011 (BBC7)
20190910 (BBC7)
20081026 (RS)
20081223 (RS)
Phil Cunningham tells Tom Morton about the sudden loss of his brother Johnny.

Phil Cunningham tells Tom Morton about the sudden loss of his brother Johnny.

Phil Cunningham: In search of the true story, Tom Morton meets the brother of the late Scottish folk music legend John Cunningham. From October 2008.

Series looking at the stories behind some of our best-loved musicians

Phil Cunningham tells Tom Morton about the loss of his brother Johnny. He reveals the truth behind their relationship and how he copes knowing they'll never play together again.

Phil Cunningham tells Tom Morton about the sudden loss of his brother Johnny.

Phil Cunningham tells Tom Morton about the loss of his brother Johnny.

Phil Cunningham: In search of the true story, Tom Morton meets the brother of the late Scottish folk music legend John Cunningham. From October 2008.

0103Matt Monro Jr2008102320171018 (BBC7)
20190917 (BBC7)
Tom Morton meets Matt Monro Jr, who reveals what life was really like with his father.

Series looking at the stories behind some of our best-loved musicians

0103Matt Monro Jr - Matt Monro2008102320081026
20140701 (BBC7)
20140702 (BBC7)
20171018 (BBC7)
20190917 (BBC7)
20081102 (RS)
20081224 (RS)
Tom Morton meets Matt Monro Jr, who reveals what life was really like with his singer father.

Now a musician, he reveals to Tom why he could never sing in front of his father.

Tom Morton gets the true stories behind some of our best-loved musicians.

Tom Morton meets Matt Monro Jr, who reveals what life was really like with his father.

reveals to Tom Morton what life was like with his singer father. Although now a professional musician, why could he never sing in front of Monro Sr?

Matt Monro Jr reveals to Tom Morton what life was like with his singer father. Although now a professional musician, why could he never sing in front of Monro Sr?

Matt Monro Jr reveals to Tom Morton what life was like with his singer father. Although now a professional musician, why could he never sing in front of Monro Sr?

Series looking at the stories behind some of our best-loved musicians

Tom Morton meets Matt Monro Jr, who reveals what life was really like with his singer father. Now a musician, he reveals to Tom why he could never sing in front of his father.

0104Lorna Luft2008103020171025 (BBC7)
20191008 (BBC7)
Tom Morton talks to Lorna Luft about life with her mother Judy Garland.

Series looking at the stories behind some of our best-loved musicians

0104 LASTLorna Luft - Judy Garland2008103020140708 (BBC7)
20140709 (BBC7)
20171025 (BBC7)
20191008 (BBC7)
20081109 (RS)
20081225 (RS)

Tom Morton talks to Lorna Luft about life with her mother Judy Garland.

Tom Morton meets Lorna Luft, daughter of Judy Garland, to get the true story of life as the offspring of a legend. From October 2008.

Series looking at the stories behind some of our best-loved musicians

Tom Morton gets the true stories behind some of our best-loved musicians.

Tom Morton talks to Lorna Luft about life with her mother Judy Garland, and what it was like having Frank Sinatra as a godfather.

Tom Morton talks to Lorna Luft about life with her mother Judy Garland.

Tom Morton meets Lorna Luft, daughter of Judy Garland, to get the true story of life as the offspring of a legend. From October 2008.

0201Deana Martin2009012720090720
20171101 (BBC7)
20171102 (BBC7)
20190924 (BBC7)
20090131 (RS)
20090720 (RS)
Tom Morton meets Deana Martin, daughter of Dean Martin.

Series looking at the stories behind some of our best-loved musicians

Tom Morton talks to Deana Martin about life with her father Dean and how growing up as a daughter of the Rat Pack meant that 'Uncle Frank' and 'Uncle Sammy' were part of the family.

. Tom Morton talks to Deana Martin about life with her father Dean.

. Tom Morton talks to Deana Martin about life with her 'Rat Pack' father Dean.

0201Deana Martin2017110120090127 (BBC7)
20140715 (BBC7)
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Tom Morton meets Deana Martin, daughter of Dean Martin.

Tom Morton meets Deana Martin, daughter of Dean Martin, to get the true story of life as the offspring of a legend. From January 2009.

Tom Morton meets Deana Martin, daughter of Dean Martin, to get the true story of life as the offspring of a legend. From January 2009.

0201Deana Martin - Dean Martin2009012720090131
20140715 (BBC7)
20140716 (BBC7)
20090131 (RS)
20090720 (RS)
Tom Morton talks to Deana Martin about life with her father Dean and how growing up as a daughter of the Rat Pack meant that 'Uncle Frank' and 'Uncle Sammy' were part of the family.

Tom Morton talks to Deana Martin about life with her father Dean.

Tom Morton talks to Deana Martin about life with her 'Rat Pack' father Dean.

Tom Morton meets Deana Martin, daughter of Dean Martin.

Tom Morton meets Deana Martin, daughter of Dean Martin, to get the true story of life as the offspring of a legend. From January 2009.

Tom Morton talks to Deana Martin about life with her 'Rat Pack' father Dean.

02022009020720090721Tom Morton talks to folklorist Margaret Bennett about life with her son Martyn, the visionary piper, fiddler and music producer who died in 2005.

. Tom Morton talks to Margaret Bennett about life with her musician son Martyn.

0202Margaret Bennett2009020320171108 (BBC7)
20171109 (BBC7)
20191001 (BBC7)
Tom Morton talks to folklorist Margaret Bennett about life with her musical son Martyn.

Series looking at the stories behind some of our best-loved musicians

Tom Morton talks to folklorist Margaret Bennett about life with her musical son Martyn.

Tom Morton talks to folklorist Margaret Bennett about life with her musical son Martyn.

0202Margaret Bennett2017110820090203 (BBC7)
20140722 (BBC7)
20140723 (BBC7)

Tom Morton talks to folklorist Margaret Bennett about life with her son Martyn.

Tom Morton talks to folklorist Margaret Bennett about life with her son Martyn, the visionary piper, fiddler and music producer who died in 2005.

Tom Morton talks to folklorist Margaret Bennett about life with her musical son Martyn.

Tom Morton talks to folklorist Margaret Bennett about life with her son Martyn, the visionary piper, fiddler and music producer who died in 2005.

0202Margaret Bennett - Martyn Bennett2009020320090207
20140722 (BBC7)
20140723 (BBC7)
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Tom Morton talks to folklorist Margaret Bennett about life with her son Martyn, the visionary piper, fiddler and music producer who died in 2005.

Tom Morton talks to Margaret Bennett about life with her musician son Martyn.

Tom Morton talks to folklorist Margaret Bennett about life with her son Martyn.

Tom Morton talks to Margaret Bennett about life with her musician son Martyn.

Tom Morton talks to folklorist Margaret Bennett about life with her son Martyn, the visionary piper, fiddler and music producer who died in 2005.

020320090214Tom Morton talks to Bee Gee Maurice Gibb's daughter Sam about her father and uncles Barry and Robin, who have so far refused to reform the group following his death in 2003.

. Tom Morton talks to Bee Gee Maurice Gibb's daughter Sam.

0203Sam Gibb2009021020090722
20171115 (BBC7)
20171116 (BBC7)
20191015 (BBC7)
20090214 (RS)
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Tom Morton talks to the daughter of Bee Gee Maurice Gibb.

Series looking at the stories behind some of our best-loved musicians

Tom Morton talks to Maurice Gibb's daughter Sam. They chat about her father and uncles Barry and Robin, who have refused to perform as the Bee Gees after Maurice's death in 2003.

Tom Morton talks to Bee Gee Maurice Gibb's daughter Sam.

Tom Morton talks to Bee Gee Maurice Gibb's daughter Sam about her father and uncles Barry and Robin, who have so far refused to reform the group following his death in 2003.

. Tom Morton talks to Bee Gee Maurice Gibb's daughter Sam.

0203Sam Gibb2017111520090210 (BBC7)
20140729 (BBC7)
20140730 (BBC7)

Tom Morton talks to the daughter of Bee Gee Maurice Gibb.

Tom Morton talks to the daughter of Bee Gee Maurice Gibb, who died unexpectedly in 2003. From February 2009.

0203Sam Gibb - Maurice Gibb2009021020090214
20140729 (BBC7)
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Tom Morton talks to Bee Gee Maurice Gibb's daughter Sam about her father and uncles Barry and Robin, who have so far refused to reform the group following his death in 2003.

Tom Morton talks to Maurice Gibb's daughter Sam.

They chat about her father and uncles Barry and Robin, who have refused to perform as the Bee Gees after Maurice's death in 2003.

Tom Morton talks to Bee Gee Maurice Gibb's daughter Sam.

Tom Morton talks to the daughter of Bee Gee Maurice Gibb.

Tom Morton talks to the daughter of Bee Gee Maurice Gibb, who died unexpectedly in 2003. From February 2009.

Tom Morton talks to Maurice Gibb's daughter Sam. They chat about her father and uncles Barry and Robin, who have refused to perform as the Bee Gees after Maurice's death in 2003.

Tom Morton talks to Bee Gee Maurice Gibb's daughter Sam.

0204Woody Guthrie2009021720171122 (BBC7)
20171123 (BBC7)
20191022 (BBC7)
20160812 (RS)
Tom Morton hears about Woody Guthrie and his music from his singer-songwriter son, Arlo.

Series looking at the stories behind some of our best-loved musicians

Woody Guthrie wrote hundreds of songs charting life in America including 'This Land is Our land'.

Tom Morton hears about the man and his music from his eldest son Arlo Guthrie, an acclaimed singer songwriter in his own right who wrote 'Alice's Restaurant' and has recently performed at Celtic Connection.

Series searching for the true story behind some of our best-loved musicians.

Producer: Mike Walker

First broadcast on BBC Radio Scotland in February 2009.

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0204 LASTArlo Guthrie2017112220090217 (BBC7)
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Tom Morton hears about Woody Guthrie and his music from his son Arlo.

Tom Morton hears about Woody Guthrie and his music from his son Arlo, an acclaimed singer-songwriter in his own right.

0204 LASTWoody Guthrie2009021720090723
20171122 (BBC7)
20191022 (BBC7)
20090221 (RS)
20090723 (RS)
20160812 (RS)
Tom Morton hears about Woody Guthrie and his music from his singer-songwriter son, Arlo.

Woody Guthrie wrote hundreds of songs charting life in America including 'This Land is Our land'. Tom Morton hears about the man and his music from his eldest son Arlo Guthrie, an acclaimed singer songwriter in his own right who wrote 'Alice's Restaurant' and has recently performed at Celtic Connection.

Series searching for the true story behind some of our best-loved musicians.

Producer: Mike Walker

First broadcast on BBC Radio Scotland in February 2009.

Series looking at the stories behind some of our best-loved musicians

Tom Morton hears about Woody Guthrie and his music from his son Arlo.

Tom Morton hears about Woody Guthrie and his music from his son Arlo, an acclaimed singer-songwriter in his own right.

0204 LASTWoody Guthrie - Arlo Guthrie2009021720090221
20140805 (BBC7)
20140806 (BBC7)
20090221 (RS)
20090723 (RS)
20160812 (RS)
Tom Morton hears about Woody Guthrie and his music from his son Arlo, an acclaimed singer-songwriter in his own right.

Tom Morton hears about Woody Guthrie and his music from his son Arlo.

wrote hundreds of songs charting life in America including 'This Land is Our land'. Tom Morton hears about the man and his music from his eldest son Arlo Guthrie, an acclaimed singer songwriter in his own right who wrote 'Alice's Restaurant' and has recently performed at Celtic Connection.