ELBOW IN HYDE PARK
Absolute Radio, 3 August, 9pm Extended highlights of Guy Garvey and gang’s performance in Hyde Park last month, recorded at their Barclaycard Presents British Summer Time show.
Absolute Radio, 10 August, 9pm More live music, this time courtesy of Kelly Jones’s heroes performing at the recent Kendal Calling festival.
Absolute Radio, August, 9pm 16
Elvis fan Christian O’Connell looks at the influence of The King with a hand-picked hour of great Elvis cover versions, from the likes of The Smiths, U2, Nick Cave and more.
MANIC STREET PREACHERS LIVE
Absolute Radio, 17 August, 9pm
Further highlights from the Kendal Calling festival in Cumbria, as the Manic Street Preachers perform a greatest hits set.
1977 WITH TIM WHEELER
Absolute Radio, 27 August, 8pm Tim Wheeler, guitarist, vocalist and songwriter of Ash, celebrates the music of 1977; the year of his birth and a year that provided the title for his band’s debut album.
Manic Street Preachers: rolling out the hits.