News: Get Ready to ROCK! Radio – November 2014 highlights

November 2014 Highlights

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We are posting selected shows to our Mixcloud page.

Steve Cropper
Photo: Simon Dunkerley

19:00 Pete Feenstra Rock & Blues
Signposting upcoming and established blues/rock artists who need your attention
Presented by Pete Feenstra (Repeated on Friday at 20:00)
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22:00 Pure Metal
Our weekly sequence featuring the best of metal in all its different shapes, forms and colours. Including progressive, symphonic and power metal.

20:00 Rockin’ The Country
Blues and rock infused country and Americana
Presented by Stuart Hamilton (Repeated on Saturday at 00:01)
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18:00 Rock Byways
We’re replaying Stuart Hamilton’s eclectic selection. (There’s a brand new show every Sunday at 20:00)

16:00 The Eclectic Mix
A different “mix” each week, sequenced by GRTR! associates, plus a special feature

Sunday 2 November
Heroes: Paul Rodgers
The Free frontman chats about his career
Paul plays the Royal Albert Hall on Monday 3 November

Sunday 30 November
In Session for GRTR!
Euphoria Audio, The Rising and PictureHouse

17:00 The Sunday Special
(Repeated on Thursday at 22:00)

Sunday 2 November
Heroes: Steve Cropper
The Stax legend chats about his career
(Touring with Animals & Friends until 23 November )
Sunday 9 November
Favourite Tracks from Favourite Artists
Long-serving Rory Gallagher bass player Gerry McAvoy with his personal selection
(On tour in Europe with Band Of Friends)
Sunday 16 November
The Songwriters: Stackridge (Pt.1)
Andy Davis chats about the band
Sunday 23 November
The Songwriters: Stackridge (Pt.2)
Sunday 30 November

18:00 Progressive Fusion Hour
The best classic and contemporary prog
Presented by Peter Muir (Repeated on Thursday at 23:00)
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Pete Feenstra and Stevie Smith
19:00 The Pete Feenstra Feature
Interviews and the blues

Sunday 2 November: Stevie Smith
Sunday 9 November: Carl Dixon (Coney Hatch)
Sunday 16 November: Roger Chapman
Sunday 23 November: Mike Zito
Sunday 30 November: Mike Vernon

(When we haven’t got an interview/feature, we replay the highlights of Pete’s Tuesday show)
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20:00 Rock Byways
A weekly collection of obscurities, curios, and beyond
Presented by Stuart Hamilton (Repeated on Monday at 16:00)
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21:00 New to GRTR!
A peek at the new playlist, new and forthcoming single and album releases
Presented by David Randall (Repeated on Tuesday at 16:00, and Thursday at 21:00)

22:00 Assume The Position
Classic and contemporary rock, signposting current and future tours, plus special features
Presented by David Randall (Repeated on Mondays and Fridays at 22:00)
>> Presenter page

Sunday 2 November (Friday 7 November, 22:00 repeat)
The Pete Feenstra Feature – George Jones (Son Of Man)
Pete chats to curator of the recent Man reissues, and son of Man’s Micky Jones
Followed by Rock Show

David Randall presents a weekly show on Get Ready to ROCK! Radio, Sundays at 22:00 BST (GMT+1, repeated on Mondays and Fridays), when he invites listeners to ‘Assume The Position’. This show was first broadcast on 23 August 2020.

UK Blues Broadcaster of the Year (2020) Pete Feenstra presents his weekly Rock & Blues Show on Tuesday at 19:00 ( BST, GMT+1) as part of a five hour blues rock marathon “Tuesday is Bluesday at GRTR!”. The show is repeated on Wednesdays at 22:00, Fridays at 20:00). This show was first broadcast 25 August 2020.

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Featured Albums w/c 14 September (Mon-Fri)

09:00-12:00 PERFECT PLAN Time For A Miracle (Frontiers)
12:00-13:00 OVERLAND Scandalous (Escape Music)
14:00-16:00 ANNIE DRESSNER Coffee At The Corner Bar (indie)

Power Plays w/c 14 September (Mon-Fri)

GALLOWS CIRCUS Medicine Man (indie)
ROY ZIV Currents (indie)
NOVATINES Honey (indie)
KILFEATHER Never Stop (indie)
VANILLA FUDGE Immigrant Song (Golden Robot Records)
BROKEN MACHINE Sweet Mary Jane (indie)

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