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Billy Bragg


Playing Monday at noon and on rotation all week.

A musical interview with Barking's very own singer, songwriter, and activist Billy Bragg. He talks about his roots in the borough, what it was like growing up here, and its impact on his music. Mixed in with song selections from:

- When the Roses Bloom Again by Billy Bragg
- A13, Trunk Road to the Sea (Peel Sessions) by Billy Bragg
- She Does It Right by Dr. Feelgood
- California Stars by Billy Bragg
- She's Got A New Spell by Billy Bragg
- Between the Wars by Billy Bragg

Billy will be making a special appearence at the Broadway Theatre's Neil Young Day, commemorating the 50th anniversary of the release of Young's Harvest which was recorded at the Theatre. For more info about the event visit www.thebroadwaybarking.com.

Mixed & Edited By Sebastian

Photograph of the Becontree Estate in East London.