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Mon 19 Feb

6:00am
Wake Up In The 80s
Slip on the shoulder pads and break out the synths as we go electro and techno and get to grips with the genres that made the iconic 80s such a musical goldmine

9:00am
Eyed Soul
The History of Blue-Eyed Soul EP£ 1
New! Artists down the decades have been inspired and influenced by the silky, sultry sound of soul and we showcase some of their best songs here

10:00am
Memphis Moments

11:00am
Monday Melodies
New! Kick back and kick-start your week with a medley of marvellous Vintage melodies

Rating: 10
1:00pm
My Mixtape
Ritchie Neville: My Mixtape EP£ 1

Rating: 6.3
2:00pm
The Nineties, Naturally
Whether you choose to rave it up in Manchester or grunge it out in Seattle, we have all bases covered as we visit an iconic decade of music

Rating: 10
5:00pm
Tune In... To 1988
Tune In... To 1988 EP£ 1
Former rock 'n' roll singer Sonny Bono became the Mayor of Palm Springs and Nelson Mandela celebrated his 70th birthday in prison

Rating: 8.8
6:00pm
Tune In... To 1991
British hostage John McCarthy, held in Lebenon for 5 years, was freed, Helen Sharman became the first British person in space but who was topping the charts in 1991?

7:00pm
Tune In... To 1985
Britain's red telephone box began to phase out of operation, US Route 66 was officially decommissioned and Back to the Future opened at the cinema... Tune in to see who was topping the charts in 1985

Rating: 5
8:00pm
It Started In Detroit
New! We'll have you dancing in the street with soul classics from the home of Motown and more. How sweet it is

9:00pm
Not Britpop
The home-grown talent of this fair isle features here, as we foreground those esteemed artists who arrived on the scene post-Brit Pop

10:00pm
Under the Covers
Season 1 Episode 1/

They've done it their way in our collection of cult cover versions

10:30pm
Live With... Joanne Shaw Taylor
New! Discovered by Dave Stewart of The Eurythmics and inspired by Jimi Hendrix, the gutsy music of this rock and blues artist is sure to impress

11:00pm
The Story Tellers
New! Wowing you with the wordsmiths here as we write off an hour to some of the greatest lyricists in musical history

12:00am
The Night Shift

Rating: 8
3:00am
Neil McCormick's Needle Time
Feargal Sharkey
The Derry-born lead vocalist of The Undertones joins Neil to talk about delivering TVs as a young punk, touring with The Ramones and how his band grew apart

Rating: 7.8
4:00am
Neil McCormick's Needle Time
KT Tunstall
The 'Suddenly I See' singer, KT Tunstall joins Neil McCormick for a frank review of her career to date, touching on the cathartic effect of writing and her love of instruments

Rating: 7.8
5:00am
Neil McCormick's Needle Time
Neil Mccormick's Needle Time EP£ 9
Best known for the 1978 hit 'Glad to be Gay' Tom Robinson joins Neil McCormick for another episode of Needle Time and a thoughtful look back over his career in the music industry

Rating: 7.8

Tue 20 Feb

6:00am
Wake Up In The 60s
Set the alarm clock for a revolutionary ride on our magical mystery tour as it makes its way through the 60s, taking in everything from bubblegum pop to prog rock

Rating: 9
9:00am
The Musicals
Sensational songs from the shows are put in the spotlight in our musicals playlist as stars from the stage and screen take on the big numbers we know and love, and all that jazz

10:00am
Blame It On The Weatherman

11:00am
Turn It Up Tuesday

1:00pm
My Mixtape
Frazer Hines
The time-travelling Tardis comes in handy as 'Dr Who' companion Frazer Hines picks his favourite songs down the decades

Rating: 6.3
2:00pm
Stop 70s
Non-Stop 70s

5:00pm
Tune In... To 1990
Britain joined The Exchange Rate Mechanism and Stephen Hendry became the youngest ever world snooker champion. Here are some of the sounds from the year

6:00pm
Tune In... To 1981
The first London Marathon began with 7500 runners, the longest baseball game in history was played and Prince Charles married Diana Spencer... But what were the big names in music in 1981?

Rating: 9.4
7:00pm
Tune In... To 1993
A high speed train made the first journey from France to England via The Channel Tunnel and The Queen opened up Buckingham Palace to the public for the first time. Here are some of the top hits

8:00pm
Instrumentally Yours
Letting the music do the talking with inspirational instrumentals from the likes of Santana, Led Zeppelin and Kenny G

9:00pm
Rock The Arena
Guitar Heroes
Vintage TV's true guitar heroes: AC/DC, Deep Purple, Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix, Queen and so many more. Jump around, rock out, just mind you don't break the sofa springs

10:00pm
Rock Out With The Brits
Rock Out With The Brits EP£ 1
The best of British as we wedge you between rock and a hard place

10:30pm
NHP with Gene Simmons

11:00pm
Rock Romance
New! Feel the love for the sounds on our soft rock radio vibe show

12:00am
The Night Shift

Rating: 8
3:00am
Neil McCormick's Needle Time
Neil Mccormick's Needle Time EP£ 13
She smashed the glass ceiling of rock and became the first female bassist superstar with hits including 'Devil Gate Drive'. Now find out what makes the leather-clad Suzi Q tick

Rating: 7.8
4:00am
Neil McCormick's Needle Time
Sharleen Spiteri
We go north of the border with Scottish singer songwriter Sharleen Spiteri of multi-million selling Texas as she chats about life at the helm of the hook-laden pop-rock band

Rating: 7.8
5:00am
Neil McCormick's Needle Time
Fran Healy
Travis' frontman and the singer-songwriter behind the UK chart-topping album, The Invisible Band, touches on the trials of writing, the joys of fatherhood, and the loss of innocence

Rating: 7.8

Wed 21 Feb

6:00am
Sun Up Sounds
Whatever the weather, you can always count on the sun rising here with our collection of great tunes to start your morning the right way

9:00am
Sixties Sirens

10:00am
That 70s Feeling
New! We're cruising to the decade when the listening was easy and the vibe was laid back

11:00am
Whimsical Wednesday

1:00pm
My Mixtape
Fatima Whitbread: My Mixtape EP£ 1
The former javelin throwing world champion and record holder sits down to discuss the tracks that have made an impact on her life

Rating: 6.3
2:00pm
Defining Decades
The 1960s
Getting groovy here as we delve into the decade that revolutionised music, taking us through strawberry fields and psychedelic soundscapes to heavy rock and pure pop

Rating: 10
5:00pm
Tune In... To 1986
Tune In... To 1986 EP£ 1
Pixar Animation Studios opened, The Oprah Winfrey Show premiered worldwide and Top Gun was released... But what music had the crowds jumping around in 1986?

6:00pm
Tune In... To 1978
The world's first test tube baby was born, the comic strip ?Garfield' was debuted and regular radio broadcasts of British Parliament proceedings began... But what classics got crowds on the dance floor in 1978?

Rating: 9.9
7:00pm
Tune In... To 1980
Mount St Helen's erupted in Washington, The Soviet Union hosted their first rock music festival and Pac-Man, the best-selling arcade game of all time, was released... But what records topped the charts in 1980?

Rating: 10
8:00pm
London Calling
London Calling EP£ 1
Capital sounds and classic footage, from The Stones to The Who, Squeeze to Bowie, The Clash to Madness and The Jam - classic tracks from London artists

Rating: 6.7
9:00pm
Mad, Plaid and Dangerous
Grunge Pioneers
New! The 90s is our spiritual home as we get thrift shop threadbare for these pioneers of grunge

Rating: 10
10:00pm
Alt. Nation
Alt. Nation EP£ 2
Vintage TV's exciting mix of the best alternative pop from Pink Floyd to the Sex Pistols

10:30pm
Live With... Orphan Colours

11:00pm
Chicago Steppin'
This soulful, streetwise Steppin' playlist is a Chicago-themed mix of great music by the Windy City's R&B and hip-hop royalty, including Earth, Wind and Fire, Curtis Mayfield and Common

12:00am
The Night Shift

Rating: 8
3:00am
Neil McCormick's Needle Time
Neil Mccormick's Needle Time EP£ 41
This week New Romantic pioneer Gary Kemp of 80s icons Spandau Ballet reveals his working class roots and musical and fashion influences in Needle Time

Rating: 7.8
4:00am
Neil McCormick's Needle Time
Neil Mccormick's Needle Time EP£ 42
American singer Belinda Carlisle takes the Needle Time hotspot to tell interviewer Neil McCormick of her journey from hedonistic Go-Go girl and mega-star to spiritualist

Rating: 7.8
5:00am
Neil McCormick's Needle Time
Dennis Locorriere
New! Dennis Locorriere, the distinctive and seductive voice of legendary 70s American rock band Dr Hook, chats about stardom, songs with stories and being solo, in Needle Time

Rating: 7.8

Thu 22 Feb

6:00am
Sunny Side Up

9:00am
Cream Of The Crop
Cream Of The Crop EP£ 1
The cream is rising to the top so lap up some Vintage pop number ones

10:00am
Men Up Front
Men Up Front: 90s EP£ 1
Fronting up our grungy rock playlist are those leading men of the 90s including Kurt Cobain of Nirvana, Dave Grohl of Foo Fighters and Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam

11:00am
Throwback Thursday
New! We're trawling our greatest music collection and fishing out all your fantastic Thursday favourites

Rating: 2
1:00pm
My Mixtape
Liz Mcclarnon: My Mixtape EP£ 1
This Atomic Kitten with an 80s music obsession gets her paws on some perfect pop as she chooses the tracks to make her purr with delight

Rating: 6.3
2:00pm
Aiming For The 80s
It was the decade of spandex, leg warmers and head bands - but what music contributed to the awesome eighties?

Rating: 5
5:00pm
Tune In... To 1987
Aretha Franklin became the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the Great Storm of 1987 hit and construction began on the Channel Tunnel... Tune in and enjoy the best of 1987

Rating: 6.5
6:00pm
Tune In... To 1979
The Sony Walkman went on sale in Japan, a nudist beach was established in Brighton and McDonald's introduced the Happy Meal... Tune in and fall in love with our selection of the best music of 1979

Rating: 9.9
7:00pm
Tune In... To 1984
The Apple Macintosh was introduced, the Space Shuttle Discovery took off on its maiden voyage and the charity supergroup Band Aid was founded... Tune in to see what videos smashed the charts in 1984

Rating: 10
8:00pm
Indie Sessions

9:00pm
Suburban Spirit
New! Turn on to the dazzling electronic tracks that set the synth music scene alight

10:00pm
Focus On Glasgow
Rip It Up with us north of the border in a tartan-tinged playlist in association with Classic Pop magazine featuring Orange Juice, Utravox, Deacon Blue, Simple Minds and more

10:30pm
My Vintage
Clare Grogan
Scottish New Wave artist & Altered Images singer Clare Grogan discusses her diverse musical influences ranging from Abba and Diana Ross to The Human League and U2

Rating: 9.3
11:30pm
Breaking The Taboo
New! Prepare to break out the eyeliner and the frilly fop shirts for a swathe of swashbuckling, synth-pop songs from 80s artists including Spandau Ballet, Culture Club and Ultravox in our Breaking The

12:30am
The Night Shift

Rating: 8
3:00am
Neil McCormick's Needle Time
Cara Dillon
New! Her fresh take on traditional songs has helped make folk cool again. Here the award-winning Cara Dillon tells her story, from Derry to Disney

Rating: 7.8
4:00am
Neil McCormick's Needle Time
David Gray
New! He took a while to break through, as he explains on Needle Time, but once he did there was no stopping Cheshire-born singer songwriter David Gray of 'Babylon' fame

Rating: 7.8
5:00am
Neil McCormick's Needle Time
Joan Armatrading
New! There's a lot of 'Love and Affection' in the studio as we welcome legendary singer songwriter and guitarist Joan Armatrading to chat about her career. And what a career

Rating: 7.8

Fri 23 Feb

6:00am
All Rise For The 80s
From the decade that gave us everything from big ballads to pulsating synth rhythms, our alarm is set for a soundtrack to the 80s

Rating: 10
9:00am
Material Girls
New! Rolling out the songs from those iconic female artists who've really cut it

Rating: 5.7
10:00am
80s: The Guys
80s: The Guys EP£ 1
Heart-throb (noun): a man, typically a celebrity, whose good looks excite immature romantic feelings in women. The dictionary is 100% correct, if this selection of 80s hunks is anything to go by

11:00am
Friday I'm In Love

1:00pm
My Mixtape
Martine McCutcheon: My Mixtape EP£ 1
It's a Perfect Moment if not Love Actually for this London-born singer actress and TV presenter as she chooses her ultimate song collection

Rating: 6.3
2:00pm
Defining Decades
The 1990s
Prepare to nail your colours to the mast as we salute the many musical movements that made the 90s great, from Britpop and Madchester to Grunge and alt rock

Rating: 10
5:00pm
Tune In... To 1982
Elizabeth II opened the Barbican Centre in London, Prince William was born and Sony launched the first consumer CD player... Tune in for the iconic melodies of 1982

6:00pm
Tune In... To 1992
The Conservative Party were re-elected for a fourth term, Bill Clinton became US President and Bill Wyman quit The Rolling Stones. Tune in to some great music from 1992

7:00pm
Tune In... To 1983
Rock group Kiss appeared in public without makeup for the first time and seatbelt-use become mandatory in the UK... Tune in to see what musicians were making great music in 1983

Rating: 7.5
8:00pm
Power Of Love
Greatest Power Ballads
Never mind the air guitar; you'll need an entire air band for these classics. Invite the neighbours in; we're reliving the best of the 80s

9:00pm
Moovin' & Groovin'
Moovin' & Groovin' EP£ 1
Ready to throw some shapes and strut your funky stuff? Get up onto that floor and tune in to our selection of favourite dance classics

10:00pm
Loving The 80s
Fantastic 80s
The decade of Rubik's Cubes, Wham's famous Wembley Concerts and outrageous fashion; it also produced some of the finest pop music ever made - from Erasure to A-Ha

Rating: 5.5
11:00pm
80s Hitsplosion
New! Light the touchpaper and prepare to party as we roll out the records that sent a rocket through the 80s

12:00am
All Back To Our Place
All Back To Our Place EP£ 1
Join us as we party into the wee small hours

Sat 24 Feb

6:00am
Sun Up Sounds
Whatever the weather, you can always count on the sun rising here with our collection of great tunes to start your morning the right way

9:00am
Acoustica
Vintage Acoustic
You can't beat the purity and twang of an acoustic, whether set to a ballad or a belter, so we're going unplugged here with those classic guitar greats you know and love

10:00am
The Manchester Movement
New! Go mad for it, as we crack out the tracks that emerged, or were inspired by, the baggy 90s 'Madchester' scene and the iconic Hacienda Club

11:00am
Rewind and Unwind

1:00pm
Let's Hear It For The Weekend!
Let's Hear It For The Weekend! EP£ 1
You'll be living for the weekend with three hours of all things Vintage in our super Saturday daytime show. You're very welcome

Rating: 9
4:00pm
Defining Decades
The 1970s
Hair is a-flowing and jeans a-flaring as we discover that disco dazzled and rock went glam, and how the decade got DIY as punk stamped all over the 70s

Rating: 10
7:00pm
Step Into Saturday Night
If staying in is your new going out then keep it Vintage as we as we kick start an evening of first class & sensational sounds

8:00pm
Power To The People
Feel the solidarity here as we roll out the rousing revolutionary records that have stirred the soul, fired the passion and changed the world as protest songs take centre stage

Rating: 6.5
9:00pm
Electrifying!
New! Turn on to the dazzling electronic tracks that set the synth music scene alight

10:00pm
Sax Addicts
The saxophone has been an integral part of the history of pop and rock, and it's the star of this playlist, with Amy Winehouse, Eurythmics, David Bowie, some live Pink Floyd and plenty more

11:00pm
It's Soul Good

12:00am
All Back To Our Place
All Back To Our Place EP£ 1
Join us as we party into the wee small hours

Sun 25 Feb

6:00am
Wake Up In The 70s
Wow, what an explosive way to start the day as we visit the decade that dawned as discotastic and ended up with punk pogo-ing the prog rockers off the scene

Rating: 10
9:00am
Man Made In Britain
New! The best of British male artists are showcased here, and there's an abundance of home-grown talent

10:00am
California Dreaming
The Mamas and The Papas had it right all along. So we're taking an hour to celebrate the great music created in and inspired by the bright lights and warm sunshine of California 'The Golden State'

11:00am
Sunday Brunch

Rating: 5.1
2:00pm
Shades Of The 60s
We're traveling back to the 60s and re-visiting all of it its wonderous musical offerings, from the Merseybeat to Psychedelic Rock

Rating: 10
5:00pm
My Vintage
Glenn Gregory: My Vintage

Rating: 9.3
6:00pm
Wonder Women

7:00pm
Vintage Country

8:00pm
Indie Sessions

9:00pm
Indie Disco
New! Be a 20th century boy or girl again and revisit those big 90s indie tracks. There's no other way

10:00pm
NHP with Gene Simmons

10:30pm
Gods Of Guitar
From Hendrix's historic Woodstock appearance to Page's unforgettable 'Stairway' solo, welcome to Guitar mastery at its finest

11:00pm
Number One In The 80s
From ABBA to the Y.M.C.A and from The Buggles to that Bridge Over Troubled Water, we're celebrating some of the finest 70s chart toppers in this hour-long special

12:00am
Nocturnal Notes