You Probably Think This Song Is About You

Kate Saunders presents eight programmes about people who have had songs written for or about them.

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19970419]

The first of eight programmes on people who have had songs written for or about them.

Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds. Lucy Vodden was at nursery school when her friend Julian drew a portrait of her and showed it to his father John Lennon, inspiring an anthem for the acid generation. Presented by Kate Saunders. Producer Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970419]

The first of eight programmes on people who have had songs written for or about them.

Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds. Lucy Vodden was at nursery school when her friend Julian drew a portrait of her and showed it to his father John Lennon, inspiring an anthem for the acid generation. Presented by Kate Saunders. Producer Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970419]

Presented By: Kate Saunders.

Producer: Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970419]

Presented By: Kate Saunders.

Producer: Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970426]

Eight programmes on people who have had songs written for or about them. 2: Angie. The Rolling Stones' 1973 song about Angie Bowie , former wife of David. Presented by Kate Saunders. Producer Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970426]

Eight programmes on people who have had songs written for or about them. 2: Angie. The Rolling Stones' 1973 song about Angie Bowie , former wife of David. Presented by Kate Saunders. Producer Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970426]

Unknown: Angie Bowie

Presented By: Kate Saunders.

Producer: Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970426]

Unknown: Angie Bowie

Presented By: Kate Saunders.

Producer: Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970503]

Eight programmes about people and the songs that they have had written for or about them.

3: The First Time Ever I Saw Your

Face. Peggy Seeger remembers 1956 and the first time folk singer Ewan McColl saw her face. Presented by Kate Saunders.

Producer Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970503]

Eight programmes about people and the songs that they have had written for or about them.

3: The First Time Ever I Saw Your

Face. Peggy Seeger remembers 1956 and the first time folk singer Ewan McColl saw her face. Presented by Kate Saunders.

Producer Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970503]

Unknown: Peggy Seeger

Singer: Ewan McColl

Presented By: Kate Saunders.

Producer: Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970503]

Unknown: Peggy Seeger

Singer: Ewan McColl

Presented By: Kate Saunders.

Producer: Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970510]

Eight programmes about people who have had songs written about them. 4: Carrie Anne. The sixties wild child who gave her name to the Hollies' hit went on to inspire Roxy Music's Love Is the Drug. With Kate Saunders. Producer Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970510]

Eight programmes about people who have had songs written about them. 4: Carrie Anne. The sixties wild child who gave her name to the Hollies' hit went on to inspire Roxy Music's Love Is the Drug. With Kate Saunders. Producer Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970510]

Unknown: Carrie Anne.

Unknown: Kate Saunders.

Producer: Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970510]

Unknown: Carrie Anne.

Unknown: Kate Saunders.

Producer: Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970517]

Kate Saunders presents eight programmes about people who have had songs written for or about them. 5: She's Leaving Home. A 1967 newspaper article about teenage runaway Melanie Coe inspired a classic Beatles track. Thirty years later Coe tells her side of the story. Producer Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970517]

Kate Saunders presents eight programmes about people who have had songs written for or about them. 5: She's Leaving Home. A 1967 newspaper article about teenage runaway Melanie Coe inspired a classic Beatles track. Thirty years later Coe tells her side of the story. Producer Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970517]

Unknown: Kate Saunders

Unknown: Melanie Coe

Producer: Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970517]

Unknown: Kate Saunders

Unknown: Melanie Coe

Producer: Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970524]

Kate Saunders presents eight programmes about people who have had songs written for or about them. 6: Clair. Clair loved babysitter, Ray, better known as Gilbert O'Sullivan. Producer Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970524]

Kate Saunders presents eight programmes about people who have had songs written for or about them. 6: Clair. Clair loved babysitter, Ray, better known as Gilbert O'Sullivan. Producer Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970524]

Unknown: Kate Saunders

Unknown: Gilbert O'Sullivan.

Producer: Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970524]

Unknown: Kate Saunders

Unknown: Gilbert O'Sullivan.

Producer: Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970531]

Kate Saunders presents eight programmes about people who have had songs written for or about them. 7: The Wind Cries Mary. Cathy Mary Etchingham recalls how an argument with Jimi Hendrix inspired a ballad. Producer Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970531]

Kate Saunders presents eight programmes about people who have had songs written for or about them. 7: The Wind Cries Mary. Cathy Mary Etchingham recalls how an argument with Jimi Hendrix inspired a ballad. Producer Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970531]

Unknown: Kate Saunders

Unknown: Cathy Mary

Unknown: Jimi Hendrix

Producer: Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970531]

Unknown: Kate Saunders

Unknown: Cathy Mary

Unknown: Jimi Hendrix

Producer: Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970607]

Kate Saunders presents the last in the series about people who have had songs written for or about them. Producer Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970607]

Kate Saunders presents the last in the series about people who have had songs written for or about them. Producer Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970607]

Unknown: Kate Saunders

Producer: Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970607]

Unknown: Kate Saunders

Producer: Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971225]

The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face

A true musical story of love at first sight with Kate Saunders. Producer Joanna Rahim Repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971225]

The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face

A true musical story of love at first sight with Kate Saunders. Producer Joanna Rahim Repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971225]

Unknown: Kate Saunders.

Producer: Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971225]

Unknown: Kate Saunders.

Producer: Joanna Rahim

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0106Clair19970524

Three-year-old Clair loved her babysitter, Ray.

But most people know him as Gilbert O'Sullivan.

0106Clair19970524

Three-year-old Clair loved her babysitter, Ray.

But most people know him as Gilbert O'Sullivan.

0107Wind Cries Mary19970531

Cathy Mary Etchingham recalls how an argument with Jimi Hendrix about lumpy mashed potatoes sparked a psychedelic ballad.

0107Wind Cries Mary19970531

Cathy Mary Etchingham recalls how an argument with Jimi Hendrix about lumpy mashed potatoes sparked a psychedelic ballad.

0108 LAST19970607
0108 LAST19970607
01XMASThe First Time Ever I Saw Your Face19971225

In a true musical story about love at first sight, Peggy Seeger remembers the first time folk singer Ewan McColl saw her face, in 1956.

0201Without You1998061619981031

Bev Tucker, the `you' in the song, tells the tragic story behind the much-covered ballad which twice became a transatlantic chart-topper.

0201Without You1998061619981031

Bev Tucker, the `you' in the song, tells the tragic story behind the much-covered ballad which twice became a transatlantic chart-topper.

0202Suzanne1998062319981107

Verdal-McAllister was immortalised in Leonard Cohen's haunting hit of 1968, about the days when she was a teenage mother and he a struggling beat poet.

0202Suzanne1998062319981107

Verdal-McAllister was immortalised in Leonard Cohen's haunting hit of 1968, about the days when she was a teenage mother and he a struggling beat poet.

0203Dear Prudence1998063019981114

Prudence Farrow, younger sister of Mia, tells a tortured tale of sibling rivalry, religion and the story behind the Beatles's classic song.

0203Dear Prudence1998063019981114

Prudence Farrow, younger sister of Mia, tells a tortured tale of sibling rivalry, religion and the story behind the Beatles's classic song.

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02041998070719981121
0205 LASTShe Came In Through The Bathroom Window1998071419981128

Diane Hamblyn, inspiration for the Beatles' song `She Came In through the Bathroom Window'.

0205 LASTShe Came In Through The Bathroom Window1998071419981128

Diane Hamblyn, inspiration for the Beatles' song `She Came In through the Bathroom Window'.