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The Friday Rock Show

Introduction

Here's a checklist of every Friday Rock Show with what details we know. It also highlights which shows are known to exist and whether they're complete or not, with applicable links.

Timeslot

Here's how the timeslot changed over the years:

Start End Timeslot
17 Nov 1978 30 Sep 1983 10.00pm-12.00am
7 Oct 1983 28 Sep 1984 9.00pm-12.00am
5 Oct 1984 23 Sep 1988 10.00pm-12.00am
7 Oct 1988 31 Mar 1989 10.30pm-12.30am
7 Apr 1989 6 Mar 1992 10.00pm-12.00am
13 Mar 1992 2 Apr 1993 9.00pm-11.00am


Here's what the fields mean:

# The edition of the show.
Date The date of the show
Wiki? A link to the show's page on the Friday Rock Show Wiki, if one exists.
Stream A link to a streamable version of the show on David Garnett's Mixcloud, if one exists.
Any? This is a Y if any amount of this show is known to exist.
All? This is a Y if the entire show is known to exist.
Y* means that the complete show on VHF exists, even if the opening hour on MW doesn't.
Length The length of each file in a recording. A separate line means a separate recording.
Source The source(s) of the show's recording(s), where known.
Wiki? This is a Y if a recording is available to download at the Friday Rock Show Wiki.
FRS Session(s) Any sessions broadcast that were recorded for the Friday Rock Show.
#1b means the first FRS session by that band but the second broadcast.
Notes Other key information, such as sessions, concerts, interviews, guest hosts, time changes, etc.


Checklist

1978 | 1979 | 1980 | 1981 | 1982 | 1983 | 1984 | 1985
1986 | 1987 | 1988 | 1989 | 1990 | 1991 | 1992 | 1993


1978

# Date Wiki? Stream Any? All? Length Source DL? FRS Session(s) Notes
001 17 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y 1:54:04 Y Concert: Yes (1978).
002 24 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y 1:00:00 + 57:30
1:58:08
Y
Y
Sessions: Elvis Costello & The Attractions (1978), Racing Cars (1976).
Note: First Friday Night Connection.
003 1 Dec Wiki Stream Y N 1:31:22 The Derby Box Y Sessions: Be Bop Deluxe (1975), X-Ray Spex (1978).
004 8 Dec Wiki Stream Y Y 1:56:28 The Derby Box Y Sessions: XTC (1978), Robin Trower (1975).
005 15 Dec Wiki Stream Y Y 1:58:27 The Derby Box Y Sessions: Lone Star (1976), The Flys (1978).
Note: First use of Theme One for the Friday Night Connection.
22 Dec Note: no FRS because of industrial action at the BBC.
006 29 Dec Wiki Stream Y Y 27:36 + 1:31:57
1:38:38
Y
Y
Concert: Genesis (1978).

1979

# Date Wiki? Stream Any? All? Length Source DL? FRS Session(s) Notes
007 5 Jan Wiki N N N Sessions: Lene Lovich (1978), Renaissance (?).
008 12 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 1:58:27 The Derby Box Y Sessions: Stretch (1975), The Only Ones (1978).
009 19 Jan Wiki Stream Y N 1:11:20 The Derby Box Y Sessions: Alternative TV (1977), Queen (1977).
010 26 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 1:59:40 The Derby Box Y Sessions: Frankie Miller (1976), Magazine (1978).
011 2 Feb Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:26 + 55:11 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Session: Led Zeppelin (1969).
012 9 Feb Wiki Stream Y N 1:49:17 The Derby Box Y Sessions: The Yardbirds (1966), Brand X (1976).
013 16 Feb N N N Session: The Stranglers (?).
014 23 Feb N N N Session: Bill Nelson's Red Noise (?).
015 2 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:52 + 58:56 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Chapman-Whitney Streetwalkers (1974), Thin Lizzy (1976).
016 9 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y 1:01:54 + 1:03:04 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: David Bowie (1972).
Interview: Rick Wakeman.
017 16 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:16 + 58:10 Y Sessions: Eddie & The Hot Rods (1979), Van der Graaf Generator (1971).
018 23 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:20 + 59:07 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Tom Robinson Band (1979), Jethro Tull (1968-1969).
019 30 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y 59:39 + 58:11
2:00:14
Pete
The Derby Box
Y
Y
Sessions: Man (1974), Skids (1979).
Note: The Friday Night Connection has four tracks.
020 6 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:17 + 58:57 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Cream (1966-1967).
021 13 Apr Wiki Stream Y N 1:35:14 The Derby Box Y Concert: Pink Floyd (1974).
022 20 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:12 + 52:30 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: John Miles (1979), Family (1968-1969).
023 27 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:12 + 58:12 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Whitesnake (1979), Love Sculpture (1968-1969).
024 4 May Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:09 + 1:00:05 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Roxy Music (1972-1973).
025 11 May N N N Session: Status Quo (?).
026 18 May Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:16 + 59:15 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Fleetwood Mac (1967, 1969).
027 25 May Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:31 + 59:26 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Jimi Hendrix (1967, 1969).
028 1 Jun Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:15 + 1:00:30 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Concert: Yes (1978).
Note: Repeat of the 17 Nov 1978 show.
029 8 Jun Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:28 + 56:30 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Deep Purple (1969-1970).
030 15 Jun Wiki Stream Y Y 1:00:34 + 1:01:19 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Magazine (1979), Judie Tzuke (1979).
031 22 Jun Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:10 + 59:52 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Genesis (1971, 1972).
032 29 Jun Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:56 + 58:32 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: The Ruts (1979), Faces (1971).
033 6 Jul Wiki Stream Y Y 2:01:58 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: The Ruts (1979), Free (1968-1971).
034 13 Jul Wiki Stream Y Y 2:02:18 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Lone Star (1976), Gary Numan's Tubeway Army (1979).
035 20 Jul Wiki Stream Y N 1:47:34 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: King Crimson (1969), Wayne County & The Electric Chairs (1979).
036 27 Jul N N N Session: The Rolling Stones (?).
037 3 Aug Y N 2:40 Steve Dinsdale N Session: Wishbone Ash (1971-1972).
038 10 Aug N N N Session: The Who (?).
039 17 Aug Wiki Stream Y Y 2:03:03 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band (1968-1969), The Police (1979).
040 24 Aug Wiki Stream Y Y 2:03:05 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Rory Gallagher (1971, 1974).
041 31 Aug Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:22 + 1:00:46 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Concert: Scorpions (1979).
042 7 Sep Wiki Stream Y Y 2:02:13 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Concert: Steve Hackett (1979).
043 14 Sep N N N Concert: Molly Hatchet (1979).
044 21 Sep Wiki Stream Y Y 2:03:10 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Concert: Climax Blues Band (1979).
045 28 Sep Wiki Stream Y Y 2:03:06 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Concert: Gillan (1979).
046 5 Oct Wiki Stream Y N 47:33 Jim Y Concert: Whitesnake (1979).
047 12 Oct Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:40
1:55:22
Paul 'Haze' Harrison
Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Concert: Rush (1979).
048 19 Oct Wiki Stream Y Y 2:03:22 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Orchestral Manouevres in the Dark (1979), Thin Lizzy (1973-1974).
049 26 Oct Wiki Stream Y Y 2:03:23 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Def Leppard #1a Sessions: Be Bop Deluxe (1974-1975), Def Leppard (1979).
Note: The Def Leppard session is the first recorded for the FRS.
050 2 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y 2:03:06 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Samson #1a Sessions: The Beatles (1964), Samson (1979).
051 9 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y 2:03:06 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Praying Mantis #1a Sessions: Caravan (1970, 1977), Praying Mantis (1979).
052 16 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y 1:32:52
2:00:52
The Derby Box
Robert Horwat
Y
N
Note: Birthday Program with Top 10.
053 23 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y 1:52:53
2:00:30

Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Def Leppard #1b Sessions: Jeff Beck Group (1969, 1971), Queen (1977), Def Leppard (1979).
054 30 Nov Wiki N N N Interview: Roger Waters.
055 7 Dec Wiki Stream Y Y 2:02:44 Y Samson #1b Sessions: Tyrannosaurus Rex (1969-1970), Samson (1979).
056 14 Dec Wiki Stream Y Y 1:57:07 Syd Rookes Y Iron Maiden #1a Sessions: Iron Maiden (1979), The Damned (1979), UFO (1977).
057 21 Dec Wiki Stream Y Y 1:59:42 Syd Rookes Y Terra Nova #1a Sessions: Terra Nova (1979), The Moody Blues (1964-1965, 1967-1968).
058 28 Dec Wiki Stream Y N 1:03:20 Y Concert: Led Zeppelin (1969).

1980

# Date Wiki? Stream Any? All? Length Source DL? FRS Session(s) Notes
059 4 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 2:02:23 Y Praying Mantis #1b Sessions: AC/DC (1976), Syd Barrett (1970), Praying Mantis (1980).
060 11 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 2:03:18 Y Sessions: Traffic (1967-1968), Public Image Limited (1979)
061 18 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 2:01:09 Y Iron Maiden #1b Sessions: Mott the Hoople (1970-1971), Iron Maiden (1979).
062 25 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 2:02:09 Y Girl #1a Sessions: Roy Harper (1973-1975), Girl (1980).
063 1 Feb N N N Terra Nova #1b Sessions: Barclay James Harvest (1971), Terra Nova (1979).
064 8 Feb Wiki Stream Y Y 2:01:37 Y Sessions: Cream (1966), Jimi Hendrix (1967), The Who (1967), Pink Floyd (1967).
Note: Flashback 1967.
065 15 Feb Wiki Stream Y N 1:28:43 Y Saxon #1a Sessions: Ten Years After (1967-1968), Saxon (1980).
066 22 Feb Wiki Stream Y N odd files
45:02

David Garnett
Y
Y
Money #1a Session: Money (1980) Procol Harum (?).
067 29 Feb N N N Girl #1b Sessions: Girl (1980), Manfred Mann (?).
068 7 Mar Wiki Stream Y N 50:40 + 51:01
2:04:35

Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Concert: Molly Hatchet (1979).
069 14 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y 1:59:26 Syd Rookes Y Angel Witch #1a Sessions: Angel Witch (1980), Uriah Heep (1970-71).
070 21 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y 2:03:00 Y Sessions: Family (1968), Jethro Tull (1968), Status Quo (1968), Fleetwood Mac (1968).
Note: Flashback 1968.
071 28 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y 2:00:55 Syd Rookes Y Concert: Gillan (1979).
072 4 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y 2:02:21 Y Saxon #1b Sessions: Queen (1973), Saxon (1980).
073 11 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y 2:02:56 Y Tygers of Pan Tang #1a Sessions: The Nice (1968-1969), Tygers of Pan Tang (1980).
074 18 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y 2:00:00 Syd Rookes Y Concert: Climax Blues Band (1979).
075 25 Apr N N N Interview: Eric Clapton.
076 2 May Wiki Y Y 2:01:14 Syd Rookes Y Money #1b
Trespass #1a
Session: Money (1980), Trespass (1980).
077 9 May Wiki Stream Y Y 35:41
2:00:38

Syd Rookes
N
Y
Concert: Rush (1979).
078 16 May Wiki Stream Y N 1:33:27 Y Sessions: Deep Purple (1969), Yes (1969), Pink Floyd (1969).
Note: Flashback 1969.
079 23 May Wiki Stream Y Y 1:14
1:59:58
Andy Walmsley
Syd Rookes
Y
Y
More #1a
Angel Witch #1b
Sessions: More (1980), Angel Witch (1980).
080 30 May Wiki Stream Y N 1:05:52
45:21 + 42:57
Syd Rookes
Ian Corcoran
Y
Y
Concert: Scorpions (1979).
081 6 Jun Wiki Stream Y Y 2:00:09 Syd Rookes N Taurus #1a Sessions: Taurus (1980), Rory Gallagher (1973).
082 13 Jun Wiki Stream Y Y 2:03:06 Y Tygers of Pan Tang #1b Sessions: The Beatles (1963), Tygers of Pan Tang (1980).
083 20 Jun Wiki Stream Y N 1:11:46 Syd Rookes Y Concert: Steve Hackett (1979).
084 27 Jun Wiki Stream Y Y 2:00:36 Syd Rookes Y Toad the Wet Sprocket #1a Sessions: Ultravox (1977), Toad the Wet Sprocket (1980).
085 4 Jul Wiki Stream Y Y 2:02:42 Y Concert: Whitesnake (1979).
086 11 Jul Wiki Stream Y Y 59:56 + 1:01:39 Y Concert: Genesis (1980).
087 18 Jul Wiki Stream Y Y 2:02:59 Y Krokus #1a Guest Host: Ian Gillan.
Sessions: Heads, Hands & Feet (1971-1972), Krokus (1980).
088 25 Jul Wiki Stream Y Y 2:02:31 Y Interview: Roger Waters.
Note: Repeat of the 30 Nov 1979 show.
089 1 Aug Wiki Stream Y Y 2:01:20 Syd Rookes Y Girlschool #1a
Trespass #1b
Session: Girlschool (1980), Trespass (1980).
090 8 Aug Wiki Stream Y Y 2:00:03 Syd Rookes Y Taurus #1b
Sessions: Taurus (1980), The Yardbirds (1965, 1968).
091 15 Aug Wiki Stream Y Y 2:02:25 Y More #1b Sessions: Pretty Things (1964, 1966-1967), More (1980).
092 22 Aug Wiki Stream Y Y 2:01:29 Syd Rookes Y Krokus #1b
Toad the Wet Sprocket #1b
Session: Krokus (1980), Toad the Wet Sprocket (1980).
093 29 Aug Wiki Stream Y Y 2:02:43 Y Concert: Pat Travers (1980).
094 5 Sep Wiki Stream Y Y 2:00:52 Y Concert: Samson (1980), Slade (1980).
095 12 Sep Wiki Stream Y Y 2:00:23 Y Concert: Def Leppard (1980), Gillan (1980).
096 19 Sep Wiki Stream Y Y 1:58:28 Syd Rookes Y Concert: Budgie (1980), Iron Maiden (1980).
097 26 Sep Wiki Stream Y Y 2:00:16
1:28:29

Paul 'Haze' Harrison
Y
Y
Concert: Led Zeppelin (1971).
098 3 Oct Wiki Stream Y Y 2:00:08 Y Concert: Magnum (1980), Krokus (1980).
099 10 Oct Wiki Stream Y Y 2:00:09 Y Concert: Whitesnake (1980).
100 17 Oct Wiki Stream Y Y 2:02:30 Syd Rookes Y Girlschool #1b Session: Girlschool (1980), Colosseum II (1977).
101 24 Oct Wiki Stream Y N 1:44:56 Syd Rookes Y
102 31 Oct Wiki Stream Y Y 2:00:26 Y Sessions: Free (1970), Caravan (1970), The Nice (1970).
Note: Flashback 1970.
103 7 Nov Wiki Stream Y N 1:33:11 Syd Rookes Y Hibiscus #1a Sessions: Hibiscus (1980), John Mayall (1965, 1967).
104 14 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y 1:56:54
1:03:07
Richard Wood

Y
N
Note: Birthday Program with Top 10.
105 21 Nov Stream Y N 1:44:48 Syd Rookes Y Motörhead #1a Sessions: Motörhead (1980), Thin Lizzy (1974).
106 28 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y 1:59:54 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Diamond Head #1a Sessions: Diamond Head (1980), The Damned (1980).
107 5 Dec Wiki Stream Y Y 30:50
1:57:31
The Gumtree Tapes
Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Saxon #2a Session: Saxon (1980).
108 12 Dec Wiki Y Y 1:58:45 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Chevy #1a Sessions: Chevy (1980), The Beatles (1963), Yes (1969-1970).
109 19 Dec Wiki Stream Y Y 36:42
1:47:01
The Gumtree Tapes
Richard Wood
Y
N
Sweet Savage #1a Sessions: Sweet Savage (1980), David Bowie (1970).
110 26 Dec Wiki Stream Y Y 1:00:45 + 59:37 Paul ‘Haze' Harrison Y Concert: Genesis (1980).

1981

# Date Wiki? Stream Any? All? Length Source DL? FRS Session(s) Notes
111 2 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:28 + 57:25
1:59:36
Paul 'Haze' Harrison
Syd Rookes
Y White Spirit #1a Sessions: White Spirit (1980), Queen (1977)
112 9 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 1:01:25 + 58:32
1:58:20
Paul 'Haze' Harrison
Syd Rookes
Y Saxon #2b Sessions: Saxon (1980), Atomic Rooster (1970-1972).
113 16 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 1:01:43 + 58:58
1:58:28
Paul 'Haze' Harrison
Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Hibiscus #1b Sessions: Hibiscus (1980), Stone the Crows (1970, 1972).
114 23 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 47:08
1:58:44
The Derby Box
Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Cryer #1a Sessions: Cryer (1981), Argent (1971-1972).
115 30 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 1:01:10 + 58:46 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Motörhead #1b Sessions: Motörhead (1980), Man (1974).
116 6 Feb Wiki Stream Y Y 1:56:14 Syd Rookes Y Diamond Head #1b Sessions: Diamond Head (1980), Humble Pie (1969, 1971).
117 13 Feb Wiki Stream Y N 1:48:42 Syd Rookes Y Witchfynde #1a Sessions: Witchfynde (1981), Frampton's Camel (1972).
118 20 Feb Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:20 + 1:03:38 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Concert: Iron Maiden (1980), Gillan (1980), Samson (1980), Magnum (1980), Pat Travers (1980).
119 27 Feb N N N Concert: Whitesnake (1980), Krokus (1980), Def Leppard (1980), Budgie (1980), Slade (1980).
120 6 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:08 + 50:24
1:58:38
Paul 'Haze' Harrison
Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Black Axe #1a Session: Black Axe (1981), Snafu (1975).
121 13 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:18 + 1:03:39
2:04:26
Paul 'Haze' Harrison
Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Sweet Savage #1b
Chevy #1b
Sessions: Sweet Savage (1980), Chevy (1980).
122 20 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y 54:32 + 55:55
1:56:03
Paul 'Haze' Harrison
Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Last Flight #1a Sessions: Nazareth (1972-1973), Last Flight (1981).
123 27 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y 1:00:42 + 58:42 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y White Spirit #1b Sessions: White Spirit (1980), Steve Gibbons Band (1977).
124 3 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y 1:00:58 + 59:32 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Cryer #1b Sessions: Robin Trower (1974), Cryer (1981).
125 10 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:07 + 56:46 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Xero #1a Sessions: The Yardbirds (1965), Xero (1981).
126 17 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y 1:00:40 + 59:30 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Barclay James Harvest (1971), Pretty Things (1971), Uriah Heep (1971), Wishbone Ash (1971).
Note: Flashback 1971.
127 24 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:37 + 1:04:09 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Witchfynde #1b Sessions: Witchfynde (1981), Rory Gallagher (1973).
128 1 May Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:33 + 1:03:05
2:02:53
Paul 'Haze' Harrison
Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Dedringer #1a Sessions: Gong (1973), Dedringer (1981).
129 8 May Wiki Stream Y N 33:29
1:56:24
The Gumtree Tapes
Syd Rookes
N
Y
Black Axe #1b Session: Black Axe (1981), Blodwyn Pig (?).
130 15 May N N N Rose Tattoo #1a Session: Rose Tattoo (1981).
131 22 May Wiki Stream Y Y 1:01:58 + 1:02:13 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Last Flight #1b Sessions: Pink Floyd (1967-1968), Last Flight (1981).
132 29 May Wiki Stream Y N 23:42
28:59
1:57:07
Brian & Colin
Anil John Nayer
Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Vardis #1a Session: Vardis (1981), Cozy Powell (1974).
133 5 Jun Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:00 + 1:03:29 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Xero #1b Sessions: Xero (1981), Groundhogs (1970-1971).
134 12 Jun Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:07 + 56:12
1:58:07
Paul 'Haze' Harrison
Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Sessions: David Bowie (1972), Thin Lizzy (1972), Heads, Hands & Feet (1972), Roxy Music (1972).
Note: Flashback 1972.
135 19 Jun Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:00 + 56:31 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Spider #1a Sessions: Spider (1981), The Who (1967, 1970).
136 26 Jun Wiki Stream Y Y 26:18
1:57:54

Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Dedringer #1b Sessions: Dedringer (1981), Hatfield & The North (1974).
137 3 Jul Wiki Stream Y Y 1:19:47
1:57:10

Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Rose Tattoo #1b Sessions: Rose Tattoo (1981), Gentle Giant (1974).
138 10 Jul Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:52 + 55:58
1:05:31 + 41:41
Paul 'Haze' Harrison
Rock of Ages
Y
N
Vardis #1b Sessions: Vardis (1981), Rick Wakeman (1973).
139 17 Jul Wiki Stream Y N 23:45
43:47

The Gumtree Tapes
Y
Y
Handsome Beasts #1a Sessions: Be Bop Deluxe (1976), Handsome Beasts (1981).
140 24 Jul Wiki Stream Y N 10:27 + 16:49 The Gumtree Tapes Y Niagara #1a Sessions: Niagara (1981), Whitesnake (1979).
141 31 Jul Wiki Stream Y Y 1:00:12 + 58:46 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Spider #1b Sessions: Van der Graaf Generator (1976), Spider (1981).
142 7 Aug Wiki Stream Y Y 1:57:44
7:33
Paul 'Haze' Harrison

Y
Y
Demon #1a Sessions: Def Leppard (1979), Demon (1981).
143 14 Aug Wiki Stream Y Y 2:00:19 Y Concert: Deep Purple (1974).
144 21 Aug Wiki Stream Y Y 1:58:39 Y Handsome Beasts #1b Session: Handsome Beasts (1981).
Concert: 38 Special (?).
145 28 Aug Wiki Stream Y Y 1:55:39 Syd Rookes Y Bernie Marsden #1a Session: Bernie Marsden (1981).
146 4 Sep Wiki Stream Y Y 21:09
1:39:16
1:58:00
The Gumtree Tapes

Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Y
Starfighters #1a Guest Host: Richard Skinner.
Sessions: Starfighters (1981), Faces (1971, 1973).
147 11 Sep Wiki Stream Y Y 26:16 + 31:18 + 33:16
1:57:15
The Gumtree Tapes
Syd Rookes
N
Y
Concert: Billy Squier (1981), Rose Tattoo (1981), Girlschool (1981), Saga (1981).
148 18 Sep Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:05 + 1:03:12 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Niagara #1b Session: Niagara (1981).
149 25 Sep Wiki Y Y 1:58:03 Syd Rookes Y Concert: Steve Hackett (1981), Trust (1981), Samson (1981).
150 2 Oct Wiki Stream Y Y 10:39 + 40:56
1:57:27
The Gumtree Tapes
Syd Rookes
N
Y
Demon #1b Session: Demon (1981).
151 9 Oct Wiki Stream Y Y 31:54
1:57:27
Anil John Nayar
Syd Rookes
N
Y
Concert: Blackfoot (1981).
152 16 Oct Wiki Stream Y Y 1:57:27 Syd Rookes Y Bitches Sin #1a Sessions: Bitches Sin (1981), Eno & The Winkies (1974).
153 23 Oct Wiki Stream Y Y 1:57:04 Syd Rookes N As Above... So Below #1a Sessions: As Above... So Below (1981), Lone Star (1977)
154 30 Oct Wiki Stream Y N 13:18 + 24:21 The Gumtree Tapes N Bernie Marsden #1b Session: Bernie Marsden (1981)
Concert: Gillan (1981).
155 6 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y 1:56:28 Syd Rookes Y Atomic Rooster #1a Session: Atomic Rooster (1981).
156 13 Nov Wiki Stream Y N 34:26
1:54:18
Steve Dinsdale
Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Concert: Tangerine Dream (1975).
157 20 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y 1:55:40
1:56:47
1:57:58
A. J. Samuels
Richard Wood
Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Y
Note: Birthday Program with Top 10.
158 27 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y 1:56:49 Syd Rookes Y Rough Justice #1a Sessions: Rough Justice (1981), Can (1974).
159 4 Dec Wiki Stream Y N 9:37 + 1:05:37 Syd Rookes Y
160 11 Dec Wiki Stream Y Y 2:00:20 Syd Rookes Y Euphoria #1a Sessions: Euphoria (1981), Manfred Mann (1973).
161 18 Dec Wiki Stream Y N 13:07 N Budgie #1a Session: Budgie (1981).
162 25 Dec Wiki Stream Y Y 2:01:53 Y Interview: AC/DC.

1982

# Date Wiki? Stream Any? All? Length Source DL? FRS Session(s) Notes
163 1 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 1:57:38 Syd Rookes Y Concert: Deep Purple (1974).
164 8 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 1:01:02 + 55:02 Y As Above... So Below #1b Sessions: As Above... So Below (1981), Boxer (1975).
165 15 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 1:00:37 + 57:12 Y Saracen #1a Sessions: Saracen (1981), Stone the Crows (1972).
166 22 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 2:00:53 Y Atomic Rooster #1b Sessions: Atomic Rooster (1981), Gary Boyle (1977).
167 29 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:02 + 57:08
1:57:42

Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Raven #1a Session: Raven (1982).
168 5 Feb Wiki Y Y 1:54:10 Syd Rookes Y Rough Justice #1b Session: Rough Justice (1981).
Concert: The Enid (1979).
169 12 Feb Wiki Stream Y Y 1:01:29 + 54:14 Stan Ward Y Concert: Judas Priest (1981).
170 19 Feb Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:05 + 52:19
1:58:06

Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Sweet Savage #1c
Mama's Boys #1a
Sessions: Rory Gallagher (1973), Thin Lizzy (1974), Sweet Savage (1980), Mama's Boys (1982).
Note: Irish theme.
171 26 Feb Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:06 + 54:06 Stan Ward Y Marillion #1a Session: Marillion (1982).
Concert: 38 Special (?).
172 5 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y 1:31:03
1:57:48

Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Euphoria #1b Session: Euphoria (1981), Gong (1974).
173 12 Mar N N N Concert: Rose Tattoo (1981), Saga (1981), Billy Squier (1981), Girlschool (1981).
174 19 Mar Wiki Y N 1:39:13 Syd Rookes Y Budgie #1b Sessions: Budgie (1981), The Who (1965-1966).
Interview: Asia.
175 26 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y 1:01:15 + 57:52 Y Tytan #1a Sessions: Tytan (1982), Phil Manzanera & 101 (1977).
Interview: Brian Johnson.
176 2 Apr Stream Y N 23:54 + 36:30 + 55:29 The Gumtree Tapes N Concert: Samson (1981), Trust (1981), Steve Hackett (1981).
177 9 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y 18:37
1:46:17
Steve Dinsdale
Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Saracen #1b Sessions: Saracen (1982), Shakti with John McLaughlin (1977).
178 16 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:47 + 55:39 Stan Ward Y No Quarter #1a Session: No Quarter (1982).
Concert: Gillan (1981).
179 23 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:53 + 57:19 Stan Ward Y Raven #1b Sessions: Raven (1982), Whitesnake (1979).
180 30 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:19 + 54:12 Stan Ward Y Tank #1a Session: Tank (1982).
Concert: Blackfoot (1981).
181 7 May Wiki Y Y 1:57:05 Syd Rookes Y Gillan #1a Sessions: Gillan (1982), Brand X (1976).
182 14 May Stream Y Y 1:03:31 + 54:56 Stan Ward N Marillion #1b Session: Marillion (1982), Nazareth (1973).
183 21 May Wiki Stream Y Y 1:00:50 + 55:03 Stan Ward Y Concert: Status Quo (1982).
184 28 May Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:02 + 56:44 Stan Ward Y Stampede #1a Guest Host: Richard Skinner.
Session: Stampede (1982).
185 4 Jun Wiki Y Y 1:56:25 Syd Rookes Y Mama's Boys #1b Session: Mama's Boys (1982).
Concert: The Enid (1979).
Guest Host: Richard Skinner.
186 11 Jun Wiki Y Y 1:57:06 Syd Rookes Y Heavy Pettin #1a Session: Heavy Pettin (1982), Deep Purple (1970).
187 18 Jun Wiki Stream Y Y 1:00:46 + 58:10 Stan Ward Y Tytan #1b Session: Greenslade (1973), Tytan (1982).
188 25 Jun Wiki Stream Y N 1:02:34 + 32:54 Stan Ward Y Chinatown #1a Sessions: Chinatown (1982), Rory Gallagher (1971).
189 2 Jul Wiki Stream Y N 1:02:35 + 26:17
59:04
Stan Ward
Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Concert: Judas Priest (1981).
190 9 Jul Y Y 1:57:38 Syd Rookes Y Geordie #1a
Hibiscus #1c
Session: Geordie (1982), Hibiscus (1980).
191 16 Jul Wiki Stream Y N 1:01:33 + 56:24 Stan Ward Y Tank #1b
No Quarter #1b
Sessions: Tank (1982), No Quarter (1982).
192 23 Jul Wiki Y Y 1:57:24 Syd Rookes Y Concert: Pink Floyd (1974).
193 30 Jul Wiki N N N Fist #1a Sessions: Cream (1966-1967), Fist (1982).
194 6 Aug N N N Alkatrazz #1a Session: Alkatrazz (1982).
195 13 Aug N N N Something: Stan Webb's Chicken Shack (?).
196 20 Aug Wiki Stream Y N odd files Y Terraplane #1
Stampede #1b
Sessions: Terraplane (1982), Stampede (1982).
Something: Curved Air (?).
197 27 Aug Wiki Stream N N N Session: Led Zeppelin (1969).
198 3 Sep Wiki Stream Y N odd files Y Heavy Pettin #1b Session: Heavy Pettin (1982).
199 10 Sep Wiki Stream Y N 37:40 Stan Ward N Concert: Diamond Head (1982), Randy California (1982), Tygers of Pan Tang (1982), Budgie (1982).
200 17 Sep Wiki Stream Y Y 1:01:57 + 55:41 Stan Ward Y Chinatown #1b Session: Chinatown (1982).
201 24 Sep Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:42 + 53:19 Stan Ward Y Concert: Bernie Tormé (1982), Praying Mantis (1982), Gary Moore (1982), Iron Maiden (1982).
202 1 Oct Wiki Y Y 1:56:35 Syd Rookes Y Geordie #1b Geordie (1982).
203 8 Oct Wiki Stream Y Y 56:53
1:57:01
Stan Ward
Syd Rookes
N
Y
Concert: Twisted Sister (1982), Bernie Marsden's SOS (1982), Y&T (1982), Michael Schenker Group (1982).
204 15 Oct Wiki Y Y 1:56:34 Syd Rookes Y
Y
Fist #1b Guest Host: Geoff Barton.
Sessions: Humble Pie (1969), Fist (1982).
205 22 Oct Wiki Stream Y Y 47:43 + 48:09
1:57:34
Paul
Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Tobruk #1a Guest Host: Geoff Barton.
Sessions: Tobruk (1982), Tyrannosaurus Rex (1969), T Rex (1970)
206 29 Oct Wiki Y Y 1:56:49 Syd Rookes Y Alkatrazz #1b Session: Alkatrazz (1982).
207 5 Nov Wiki Stream Y N odd files
1:34:15

Paul 'Haze' Harrison
Y
Y
Movie Stars #1a Sessions: Movie Stars (1982), David Bowie (1969, 1972).
208 12 Nov Wiki Y Y 1:54:40 Syd Rookes Y Something: Jethro Tull (?).
209 19 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y 1:54:27 Richard Wood Y Note: Birthday Program with Top 10.
210 26 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:13 + 51:12
1:58:08
Syd Rookes Y
Y
Rock Goddess #1a Session: Rock Goddess (1982).
211 3 Dec Stream Y Y 1:01:39 + 53:50 Stan Ward N Tobruk #1b Session: Tobruk (1982), Back Door (?).
212 10 Dec Wiki Y N 1:50:56 Stan Ward N Chasar #1a Session: Chasar (1982).
213 17 Dec Wiki Stream Y Y 1:34:11
1:56:56
Stan Ward
Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Movie Stars #1b Session: Movie Stars (1982).
Concert: Saxon (1982).
214 24 Dec N N Note: a one hour show to allow for a Christmas Eve Elton John concert.
31 Dec Note: No FRS because of Adrian Juste's Disco Show on New Year's Eve.

1983

# Date Wiki? Stream Any? All? Length Source DL? FRS Session(s) Notes
215 7 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 1:55:01
1:00:50 + 55:03
Spike Swindon
Stan Ward
N
Y
Concert: Status Quo (1982).
216 14 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y odd files
Syd Rookes

1:58:23
Y
Y
Shiva #1a Sessions: Shiva (1982), Rolling Stones (1964).
217 21 Jan N N N Something: David Bowie (?).
218 28 Jan Wiki Y N 56:11
45:32
Stan Ward
Tim Tearle
Y
Y
Crys #1a Session: Crys (1983), Fleetwood Mac (1967).
219 4 Feb Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:35 + 56:18 Y Chasar #1b Session: Chasar (1982).
220 11 Feb Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:21 + 55:37 Stan Ward Y Trilogy #1a Guest Host: Richard Skinner.
Sessions: Trilogy (1983), Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band (1968-1969).
221 18 Feb Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:25 + 57:41 Stan Ward Y Shiva #1b Sessions: Shiva (1982), Van der Graaf Generator (1971-1972).
222 25 Feb Wiki Stream Y N 1:02:51 Stan Ward Y The Enid #1a Session: The Enid (1983).
Concert: AC/DC (1977).
223 4 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y 59:03 + 53:05 Y Crys #1b Session: Crys (1983).
224 11 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y 1:12:16 + 56:36 Stan Ward Y Concert: Diamond Head (1982), Randy California (1982), Tygers of Pan Tang (1982), Budgie (1982).
225 18 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y 56:16
1:03:43 + 48:18

Stan Ward
Y
Y
Severed Head #1a Sessions: Severed Head (1983), Joe Cocker & The Grease Band (1968).
226 25 Mar Wiki Y Y 1:03:38 + 55:33 Stan Ward Y Concert: Bernie Tormé (1982), Praying Mantis (1982), Gary Moore (1982), Iron Maiden (1982).
227 1 Apr Wiki Stream Y N odd files Y Steve Hackett #1a Session: Steve Hackett (1983).
228 8 Apr N N N
229 15 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y 1:58:10 Gordon Belbin Y Guest Host: Ian Gillan.
230 22 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y 1:06:00 + 57:51 Stan Ward Y Trilogy #1b
Mercyful Fate #1a
Sessions: Trilogy (1983), Mercyful Fate (1983).
231 29 Apr N N N Fastway #1a Session: Fastway (1983).
Something: UFO (?).
232 6 May Stream Y N 1:01:32 Sonny N
233 13 May N N N Battleaxe #1a Session: Battleaxe (1983).
234 20 May Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:40 + 56:10 Stan Ward Y Severed Head #1b Sessions: Severed Head (1983), Motörhead (1978).
235 27 May Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:56 + 56:30 Stan Ward Y Magnum #1a Session: Magnum (1983).
236 3 Jun Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:40 + 30:37
1:41:30
1:57:52
Stan Ward

Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Y
Steve Hackett #1b Sessions: Steve Hackett (1983), David Bowie (1970).
237 10 Jun Wiki Stream Y N 1:02:00 Stan Ward Y Cloven Hoof #1a Sessions: Cloven Hoof (1983), Van der Graaf Generator (1977).
238 17 Jun N N N
239 24 Jun Wiki Y N 22:36 N Scorched Earth #1a Session: Scorched Earth (1983).
240 1 Jul Wiki Stream Y Y 20:05
1:03:31 + 56:37
The Gumtree Tapes
Stan Ward
N
Y
Fastway #1b Sessions: Fastway (1983), AC/DC (1976).
241 8 Jul N N N Guest Host: Andy Batten-Foster.
Session: Caravan (1974).
242 15 Jul Wiki Stream Y Y 1:05:09 + 58:20 Stan Ward Y Battleaxe #1b Guest Host: Andy Batten-Foster.
Sessions: Battleaxe (1983), Lone Star (1976).
243 22 Jul Wiki Stream Y N odd files
1:06:09 + 40:35

Stan Ward
Y
Y
Wildlife #1a Session: Wildlife (1983).
244 29 Jul Wiki Y N 1:00:56 + 22:43 Stan Ward Y Magnum #1b Sessions: Magnum (1983), Colosseum II (1977).
245 5 Aug Wiki Stream Y Y odd files
1:01:01 + 54:33

Stan Ward
Y
Y
Eloy #1a Session: Eloy (1983), Rory Gallagher (1972, 1974).
246 12 Aug Wiki Stream Y Y 45:36 + 36:44
1:00:52 + 54:44
Anil John Nayar
Stan Ward
Y
N
Solstice #1a Session: Solstice (1983).
247 19 Aug Wiki Stream Y N 1:18:36 Tim Tearle Y Accept #1a Sessions: Accept (1983), Brand X (1976).
248 26 Aug Wiki Stream Y Y 1:00:06 + 55:29 Stan Ward Y Cloven Hoof #1b Sessions: Cloven Hoof (1983), Thin Lizzy (1976).
249 2 Sep Wiki Stream Y N 59:21 + 32:29 Stan Ward Y Scorched Earth #1b Session: Scorched Earth (1983)
250 9 Sep Wiki Y Y 1:09:11
1:01:18 + 57:35

Stan Ward
Y
N
Concert: Anvil (1983), Pallas (1983), Black Sabbath (1983).
251 16 Sep Wiki Stream Y Y 45:38
1:01:33 + 55:57
Anil John Nayar
Stan Ward
N
Y
252 23 Sep Y N 42:43 + 48:43 Spike Swindon N Concert: Mama's Boys (1983), Little Steven & The Disciples of Soul (1983), Marillion (1983).
253 30 Sep Wiki Stream Y N 59:15 Stan Ward Y Note: the entire show is played from CD.
254 7 Oct Stream Y N 35:27 Spike Swindon N Concert: Twelfth Night (1983), Heavy Pettin (1983), Ten Years After (1983).
Note: FRS extends to 3 hours.
255 14 Oct Wiki Y Y* 1:01:55 + 55:51 Stan Ward Y Wildlife #1b Session: Wildlife (1983).
256 21 Oct N N N Concert: Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble (1983), Man (1983), Thin Lizzy (1983).
257 28 Oct Wiki Y Y* 1:03:37 + 53:38
45:19
Stan Ward
Spike Swindon
Y
N
Accept #1b Session: Accept (1983).
258 4 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y* 1:01:34 + 55:57 Stan Ward N Concert: Dio (1983).
259 11 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y* 1:01:31 + 56:00 Stan Ward Y Session: The Pretty Things (1974).
Concert: ZZ Top (1983).
260 18 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y* 1:19:14
1:01:34 + 54:33
1:36:42
42:02

Stan Ward


Y
N
Y
Y
Note: Birthday Program with Top 10.
261 25 Nov Wiki Y Y* 1:00:54 + 56:49 Stan Ward Y Pendragon #1a Sessions: Pendragon (1983), Free (?).
262 2 Dec Wiki Stream Y Y* 26:57
1:01:21 + 53:53
Anil John Nayar
Stan Ward
N
Y
Eloy #1b Session: Eloy (1983), Queen (1977).
263 9 Dec Wiki Stream Y Y* 1:02:03 + 52:37 Stan Ward Y Pretty Maids #1a Session: Pretty Maids (1983).
Session: Supertramp (1974).
264 16 Dec Wiki Stream Y N 1:01:13 Stan Ward Y Concert: Twisted Sister (1983).
265 23 Dec Wiki Stream Y N 1:02:55 Y Solstice #1b
Def Leppard #1c
Sessions: Solstice (1983), Def Leppard (1979).
Something: Thin Lizzy (?).
266 30 Dec N N N Concert: Rush (?).

1984

# Date Wiki? Stream Any? All? Length Source DL? FRS Session(s) Notes
267 6 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y* odd files
1:03:27 + 56:28
Chris Powell
Stan Ward
Y
Y
Glasgow #1a Session: Glasgow (1983).
Concert: Climax Blues Band (1983).
268 13 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y* odd files
1:02:42 + 57:01
Chris Powell
Stan Ward
Y
Y
Pendragon #1b Session: Pendragon (1983).
269 20 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y* odd files
1:04:07 + 56:32
Chris Powell
Stan Ward
Y
Y
Concert: Suzi Quatro (1983).
270 27 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y* odd files
1:02:21 + 55:33
Chris Powell
Stan Ward
Y
Y
Alaska #1a Sessions: Alaska (1984), Faces (1970, 1971).
271 3 Feb Wiki Stream Y N odd files
1:00:12 + 42:37
Chris Powell
Stan Ward
Y
Y
Pretty Maids #1b Session: Pretty Maids (1983).
272 10 Feb Wiki Stream Y Y* odd files
1:00:57 + 54:38
Chris Powell
Stan Ward
N
Y
Gary Moore #1a Sessions: Gary Moore (1984), Snafu (1975).
273 17 Feb N N N Concert: Genesis (1978).
274 24 Feb Wiki Stream Y Y* 1:02:31 + 56:57
1:56:54

Noel Tyrrel
Y
N
Clive Burr's Escape #1a Session: Clive Burr's Escape (1984).
275 2 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y* 1:02:57 + 55:46
1:00:37 + 48:08
Brigit
Stan Ward
Y Glasgow #1b Sessions: Glasgow (1983), Wishbone Ash (1971-1972).
276 9 Mar Wiki Y N 1:22:37 Spike Swindon Y Guest Host: Andy Batten-Foster.
Concert: Anvil (1983), Pallas (1983), Black Sabbath (1983).
277 16 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y* odd files
1:01:44 + 53:21
Chris Powell
Stan Ward
N
Y
Alaska #1b
Samson #2a
Sessions: Alaska (1984), Samson (1984).
278 23 Mar N N N
279 30 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y* 1:01:22 + 1:01:29
56:50 + 45:01
Chris Powell
Stan Ward
Y
Y
Pallas #1a
Gary Moore #1b
Sessions: Pallas (1984), Gary Moore (1984).
280 6 Apr N N N Concerts: Twelfth Night (1983), Heavy Pettin (1983), Ten Years After (1983).
281 13 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y* 56:20
1:01:31 + 54:31
Alan Clark
Stan Ward
Y
Y
Jaguar #1a
Clive Burr's Escape #1b
Sessions: Jaguar (1984), Clive Burr's Escape (1984).
282 20 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y* 1:01:07 + 57:45 Stan Ward Y Baby Tuckoo #1a Session: Baby Tuckoo (1984).
283 27 Apr Wiki Stream Y N 35:39
50:38
Gordon Belbin
Stan Ward
Y
Y
Samson #2b Sessions: Samson (1984) Deep Purple (1969).
284 4 May Stream Y N 50:20 N Concert: Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble (1983), Thin Lizzy (1983).
285 11 May Stream Y N odd files Chris Powell N IQ #1a Session: IQ (1984).
286 18 May Stream Y N odd files Chris Powell N Pallas #1b Session: Pallas (1984).
Concert: The Jimi Hendrix Experience (1970).
287 25 May Wiki Stream Y Y* odd files
1:01:11 + 55:33
Chris Powell
Stan Ward
Y
Y
Shy #1a Session: Shy (1984).
Session: Rory Gallagher (1973).
288 1 Jun Wiki Stream Y Y odd files
1:01:08 + 53:48
Chris Powell
Stan Ward
N
Y
Jaguar #1b Session: Jaguar (1984).
Concert: ZZ Top (1983).
289 8 Jun Wiki Stream Y N odd files
59:51 + 28:20
Chris Powell
Stan Ward
N
Y
Guest Host: Andy Batten-Foster
Concert: Suzi Quatro (1983).
290 15 Jun Stream Y N odd files Chris Powell N Guest Host: Andy Batten-Foster
Concert: Twisted Sister (?).
291 22 Jun Wiki Stream Y Y* odd files
1:01:22 + 53:30
Chris Powell
Stan Ward
N
Y
Guest Host: Andy Batten-Foster
Concert: Dio (1983).
292 29 Jun Wiki Stream Y Y* 1:02:13
1:00:19 + 54:19
Kilasson Kilas
Stan Ward
N
Y
Chariot #1a Guest Host: Andy Batten-Foster.
Session: Chariot (1984).
293 6 Jul Wiki Stream Y Y* odd files
59:52 + 53:46
Chris Powell
Stan Ward
N
Y
Garrison #1a
Baby Tuckoo #1b
Session: Garrison (1984), Baby Tuckoo (1984).
294 13 Jul Wiki Stream Y Y* odd files
1:01:14 + 54:50
Chris Powell
Stan Ward
N
Y
Badlands #1a Session: Badlands (1984).
295 20 Jul Wiki Stream Y N odd files
16:00
Chris Powell
Hal C. F. Astell
N
Y
IQ #1b Session: IQ (1984).
296 27 Jul Wiki Stream Y Y* odd files
1:04:00 + 56:45
Chris Powell
Stan Ward
N
Y
Dirty Strangers #1a
As Above... So Below #1c
Session: Dirty Strangers (1984), As Above... So Below (1981).
297 3 Aug Wiki Stream Y Y* 59:55 + 30:29 + 13:45
55:52
1:01:53
Kilasson Kilas
Iain Kennedy
Stan Ward
Y
Y
Y
Concert: Opus (1984).
298 10 Aug Wiki Stream Y N 1:26:44 John Simpson Y Shy #1b Session: Shy (1984).
299 17 Aug Wiki Stream Y N 15:46 + 4:00 Hal C. F. Astell Y Underground Zero #1a Session: Underground Zero (1984).
300 24 Aug N N N Hanoi Rocks #1a Session: Hanoi Rocks (1984).
301 31 Aug Wiki Y N 1:01:03 Stan Ward Y Concerts: Pink Floyd (1970-71).
302 7 Sep N N N Note: 4 hour show.
303 14 Sep Wiki Y N 39:09 Y Concert: Y&T (1984).
304 21 Sep Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:08
54:16

Stan Ward
Y
Y
Garrison #1b Session: Garrison (1984).
305 28 Sep Wiki Stream Y N 30:56 + 28:40
31:48
Paul 'Haze' Harrison

Y
Y
Concert: Gary Moore (1984), Ozzy Osbourne (1984).
306 5 Oct N N N DiAnno #1a Session: DiAnno (1984).
Note: The FRS returns to 2 hours.
307 12 Oct N N N
308 19 Oct Wiki Stream Y Y 43:23 + 45:21
56:30
Hal C. F. Astell
Stan Ward
Y Tokyo Blade #1a
Dirty Strangers #1b
Sessions: Tokyo Blade (1984), Dirty Strangers (1984).
309 26 Oct Wiki Stream Y Y 1:01:36 + 58:27 A. J. Samuels Y Note: Deep Purple Special.
310 2 Nov N N N
311 9 Nov Y N 59:37 + 44:24 Stan Ward Y Wildfire #1a
Underground Zero #1b
Session: Wildfire (1984), Underground Zero (1984).
312 16 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y 2:00:02
37:12
Alan Clark
Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Note: Birthday Program with Top 10.
313 23 Nov Wiki Y Y 41:15
25:40
24:18 + 32:10 + 24:31 + 30:04
Hal C. F. Astell


Y
Y
N
Concert: Dumpy's Rusty Nuts (1984), Twelfth Night (1984), Waysted (1984), Nazareth (1984).
314 30 Nov Wiki Y N 42:24 Stan Ward Y
315 7 Dec Wiki Stream Y Y 57:16 + 1:02:52 Kilasson Kilas Y
316 14 Dec Wiki Stream Y N 37:33
40:08 + 35:57 + 39:32
Y
Y/N/Y
Concert: Phil Lynott & Grand Slam (1984), Spider (1984), Motörhead (1984).
317 21 Dec Wiki Stream Y N 1:35:08 Iain Kennedy Y Hanoi Rocks #1b Session: Hanoi Rocks (1984).
318 28 Dec N N N

1985

# Date Wiki? Stream Any? All? Length Source DL? FRS Session(s) Notes
319 4 Jan N N N Concert: Kiss (?).
320 11 Jan N N N Abandon City #1a Session: Abandon City (1984).
321 18 Jan Wiki Stream Y N odd files Y Wildfire #1b Session: Wildfire (1984).
Concert: Bon Jovi (1984).
322 25 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 46:11 + 46:12
33:17
Hal C. F. Astell
Pete Watts
Y
Y
Robin George #1a
Tokyo Blade #1b
Sessions: Robin George (1984), Tokyo Blade (1984).
323 1 Feb Stream N N N Concert: Dio (1984)
324 8 Feb Wiki Stream Y N 1:02:13 + 23:21 Kilasson Kilas Y Terraplane #1c
Chrome Molly #1a
Sessions: Terraplane (1982), Chrome Molly (1985).
325 15 Feb N N N Abandon City #1b
DiAnno #1b
Sessions: Abandon City (1984), DiAnno (1984).
326 22 Feb Wiki Stream Y N 45:18 + 42:27 Kilasson Kilas Y Snowblind #1a Session: Snowblind (1985).
327 1 Mar N N N Robin George #1b Session: Robin George (1984)
328 8 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y 2:04:07 Iain Kennedy Y Uli Jon Roth & Electric Sun #1a
Scorched Earth #1c
Sessions: Uli Jon Roth & Electric Sun (1985), Scorched Earth (1983).
329 15 Mar N N N Chrome Molly #1b Sessions: Chrome Molly (1985), Roy Harper (?).
330 22 Mar Wiki Stream Y N 1:20:37
1:23:22
Paul 'Haze' Harrison
Spike Swindon
Y
Y
Concert: Ozzy Osbourne (1984), Gary Moore (1984).
331 29 Mar N N N Lionheart #1a Session: Lionheart (1985).
332 5 Apr Wiki Stream Y N 1:19:21 Spike Swindon Y Concert: Accept (1984), Y&T (1984).
333 12 Apr N N N Pet Hate #1a Session: Pet Hate (1985).
334 19 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y 24:08
20:38 + 25:21 + 14:38 + 30:36 + 4:06
Pete Watts
The Gumtree Tapes
Y
Y
Guest Host: Lemmy.
335 26 Apr N N N Gunslingers #1a Session: Gunslingers (1985).
336 3 May N N N Uli Jon Roth & Electric Sun #1b Session: Uli Jon Roth & Electric Sun (1985).
337 10 May N N N Concert: Dumpy's Rusty Nuts (1984), Twelfth Night (1984), Waysted (1984), Nazareth (1984).
338 17 May Wiki Stream Y N 57:22 Paul Andrews Y Anaconda #1a Session: Anaconda (1985).
339 24 May Wiki Stream Y N 29:25
1:02:16
Hal C. F. Astell
Paul Andrews
Y
Y
Concert: Bryan Adams (1985).
340 31 May Wiki Stream Y Y 45:25 + 58:14
1:01:41 + 58:14
Hal C. F. Astell
Dave Stainton
N
Y
Blind Fury #1a
Lionheart #1b
Sessions: Blind Fury (1985), Lionheart (1985).
341 7 Jun Wiki Stream Y N 44:38 Y Concert: The Firm (?).
342 14 Jun Wiki Stream Y N 31:14 Hal C. F. Astell Y Lyin' Rampant #1a
Pet Hate #1b
Sessions: Lyin' Rampant (1985), Pet Hate (1985).
343 21 Jun Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:14 + 57:23 A. J. Samuels Y Interview: Ian Gillan.
Note: Broadcast live from the Knebworth Fayre.
344 28 Jun N N N
345 5 Jul Wiki Stream Y Y 31:57
1:59:33

Iain Kennedy
Y
Y
Wishbone Ash #1a Session: Wishbone Ash (1985).
346 12 Jul Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:11 + 1:03:03 Kilasson Kilas Y Gunslingers #1b Session: Gunslingers (1985).
347 19 Jul Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:00 + 56:45 Kilasson Kilas Y Tara Zara #1a Session: Tara Zara (1985)
348 26 Jul N N N Concert: Kiss (1984).
349 2 Aug Wiki N N N Hawkwind #1a Session: Hawkwind (1985).
350 9 Aug Wiki Stream Y N 41:44 Alan Clark Y Anaconda #1b Session: Anaconda (1985).
Concert: Bon Jovi (1984).
351 16 Aug Wiki Stream Y Y 47:10 + 47:08 + 23:55 Hal C. F. Astell Y Venom #1a Session: Venom (1985).
352 23 Aug N N N Blind Fury #1b Session: Blind Fury (1985).
353 30 Aug Wiki Stream Y N 47:21 + 47:12 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Bryan Adams (1985).
354 6 Sep Wiki Stream Y Y 1:03:03 + 1:03:00 Kilasson Kilas Y Tygers of Pan Tang #2a Guest Host: Pete Drummond.
Session: Tygers of Pan Tang (1985).
355 13 Sep Wiki Stream Y N 32:26 + 4:52 Hal C. F. Astell Y Lyin' Rampant #1b Session: Lyin' Rampant (1985).
356 20 Sep Wiki Y N 45:44 + 45:40 Hal C. F. Astell Y Rogue Male #1a Session: Rogue Male (1985).
357 27 Sep Stream N N N Wishbone Ash #1b Session: Wishbone Ash (1985).
4 Oct Note: no FRS because of Knebworth Through the Night.
11 Oct Note: no FRS because of Radiofun 85.
358 18 Oct Wiki Stream Y ? odd files n/a Y Streets on Fire #1a Session: Streets on Fire (1985).
Interview: Steve Harris.
359 25 Oct Wiki Stream Y N 44:03 + 33:00 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Saxon (1985).
360 1 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y 45:48 + 45:46 + 26:08 Hal C. F. Astell Y Venom #1b
Tara Zara #1b
Sessions: Venom (1985), Tara Zara (1985).
361 8 Nov Wiki N N 46:07 + 46:06 Hal C. F. Astell Y Tormé #1a
Tygers of Pan Tang #2b
Sessions: Tormé (1985), Tygers of Pan Tang (1985).
362 15 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y 2:02:16 Alan Clark Y Note: Birthday Program with Top 10.
363 22 Nov Wiki Stream Y N 46:32 + 46:30 Hal C. F. Astell Y Hawkwind #1b Session: Hawkwind (1985).
364 29 Nov N N N Concert: Roger Waters (1984).
365 6 Dec Wiki Stream Y N 46:59 + 46:57 Hal C. F. Astell Y Damacles #1a Session: Damacles (1985).
366 13 Dec N N N So What? #1a Session: So What? (1985).
Something: Scorpions (?).
367 20 Dec Wiki Stream Y N 42:24 + 46:40 Hal C. F. Astell Y Rogue Male #1b Session: Rogue Male (1985).
368 27 Dec N N N

1986

# Date Wiki? Stream Any? All? Length Source DL? FRS Session(s) Notes
369 3 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 1:01:45 + 59:20 Hal C. F. Astell Y Kooga #1a Session: Kooga (1985).
Concert: Y&T (1982).
370 10 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 46:04 + 36:56
1:18:00
59:54 + 56:49
2:00:07
1:31:22
Robin Carmody
Spike Swindon
Hal C. F. Astell
Steve Toplek
Steve Reece
Y
Y
Y
Y
N
Note: Tribute show for Phil Lynott.
371 17 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 57:16
44:50 + 28:54
1:03:31 + 59:26
Iain Kennedy
Hal C. F. Astell
Stan Ward
N
N
Y
Black Rose #1a
Streets on Fire #1b
Sessions: Black Rose (1985), Streets on Fire (1985).
372 24 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:13 + 58:41 Hal C. F. Astell Y Tormé #1b Session: Tormé (1985).
Concert: Rose Tattoo (1981).
373 31 Jan Wiki Stream Y Y 1:01:42 + 57:46
1:25:50
Hal C. F. Astell
Iain Kennedy
Y
Y
Spider #2a
Iron Maiden #1c
Sessions: Spider (1986), Iron Maiden (1979).
374 7 Feb N N N Damacles #1b Session: Damacles (1985).
375 14 Feb Wiki Stream Y Y 40:40
1:01:20 + 50:07
Spike Swindon
Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Statetrooper #1a Session: Statetrooper (1986).
376 21 Feb Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:14 + 58:43 Hal C. F. Astell Y So What? #1b Session: So What? (1985).
Concert: Slade (1980).
377 28 Feb Wiki Stream Y Y 31:08
57:22 + 1:02:11
1:30:45
Spike Swindon
Hal C. F. Astell
Iain Kennedy
Y
Y
N
Elixir #1a Sessions: Elixir (1986), Pink Floyd (1967).
378 7 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:00 + 58:48 Hal C. F. Astell Y Kooga #1b
Diamond Head #1c
Session: Kooga (1985), Diamond Head (1980).
379 14 Mar N N N Concert: Yes (1978).
Note: Repeat of the 17 Nov 1978 show.
380 21 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y 1:00:43 + 58:25 Hal C. F. Astell Y Wild Strawberries #1a
Spider #2b
Sessions: Wild Strawberries (1986), Spider (1986).
381 28 Mar Wiki Stream Y Y 1:00:45 + 59:15 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Saxon (1985).
382 4 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:26 + 57:08 Hal C. F. Astell Y The Alliance #1a
Black Rose #1b
Sessions: The Alliance (1986), Black Rose (1985).
383 11 Apr Wiki N N N Concert: Rush (1979).
384 18 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y 1:01:39 + 1:01:40 Kilasson Kilas Y Concert: AC/DC (1977).
385 25 Apr Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:03 + 57:41 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Roger Waters (1985).
386 2 May Wiki Stream Y Y 1:01:59 + 58:57 Hal C. F. Astell Y Cannes #1a
Statetrooper #1b
Sessions: Cannes (1986), Statetrooper (1986).
387 9 May Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:37 + 57:48 Hal C. F. Astell Y Elixir #1b Session: Elixir (1986).
388 16 May Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:27 + 58:47 Hal C. F. Astell Y The Huw Lloyd Langton Group #1a Session: The Huw Lloyd Langton Group (1986).
Interview: Tony Iommi.
389 23 May Wiki Stream Y N 45:27 + 45:26 Hal C. F. Astell Y Wild Strawberries #1b Session: Wild Strawberries (1986).
390 30 May Wiki Stream Y N 37:04
1:34:01
Hal C. F. Astell
Pete Watts
Y
Y
Concert: Mötley Crüe (1985).
391 6 Jun Wiki Y Y 1:00:57 + 57:04 Hal C. F. Astell Y Paul Samson's Empire #1a Session: Paul Samson's Empire (1986).
Concert: Twisted Sister (1982).
392 13 Jun Wiki Stream Y N 1:02:45 + 35:10 Hal C. F. Astell Y The Alliance #1b Guest Host: Annie Nightingale.
Session: The Alliance (1986).
393 20 Jun Wiki Stream Y Y 1:01:54 + 58:20 Hal C. F. Astell Y Armistice #1a Guest Host: Chris Tetley.
Session: Armistice (1986).
Interview: Lemmy.
394 27 Jun Wiki Stream Y N 1:31:45 Tim Hardy Y Cannes #1b Guest Host: Ian Gillan.
Session: Cannes (1986).
Interview: Roger Glover.
395 4 Jul Wiki Stream Y Y 1:00:32 + 59:50 Hal C. F. Astell Y Guest Host: Ian Gillan.
Concert: Gillan (1980).
396 11 Jul Wiki Stream Y N 35:19 Hal C. F. Astell Y Persian Risk #1a
The Huw Lloyd Langton Group #1b
Sessions: Persian Risk (1986), The Huw Lloyd Langton Group (1986).
397 18 Jul Wiki Stream Y Y 1:02:05 + 58:46 Hal C. F. Astell Y Excalibur #1a Session: Excalibur (1986).
Interview: Biff Byford.
398 25 Jul Wiki Stream Y Y 1:01:41 + 1:01:43
1:02:28 + 58:10
Kilasson Kilas
Hal C. F. Astell
Y
N
Concert: Jethro Tull (1986).
399 1 Aug Wiki Stream Y Y 59:26 + 59:29 Hal C. F. Astell Y Paul Samson's Empire #1b Session: Paul Samson's Empire (1986).
400 8 Aug Wiki Stream Y Y 1:01:41 + 58:37 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Mama's Boys (1986).
401 15 Aug Wiki Stream Y Y 1:01:45 + 1:01:42
30:56 + 43:18 + 9:44 + 31:28
Kilasson Kilas
Hal C. F. Astell
Y
N
Armistice #1b Session: Armistice (1986).
Interview: Ozzy Osbourne.
402 22 Aug Wiki Stream Y N 43:55 + 36:17 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Magnum (1986).
403 29 Aug N N N Persian Risk #1b Session: Persian Risk (1986).
404 5 Sep Wiki Stream Y Y 59:51 + 57:43 Hal C. F. Astell Y Motörhead #2a Session: Motörhead (1986).
405 12 Sep Wiki Stream Y Y 1:00:53 + 56:56 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Gary Moore (1986).
406 19 Sep Wiki Stream Y Y 59:44 + 1:00:26 Hal C. F. Astell Y Excalibur #1b Session: Excalibur (1986).
407 26 Sep Wiki Stream Y Y 58:45 + 57:63 Hal C. F. Astell Y Interview: Bruce Dickinson.
408 3 Oct Wiki Stream Y Y 59:56 + 57:40 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Hawkwind (1986).
409 10 Oct Wiki Stream Y Y 56:38 + 1:01:17 Hal C. F. Astell Y Motörhead #2b Session: Motörhead (1986).
Note: First phone call for Lie Back and Enjoy It.
410 17 Oct Wiki Stream Y Y 58:56 + 59:02 Hal C. F. Astell N Concert: Warlock (1986).
411 24 Oct Wiki Stream Y Y 56:24 + 1:01:46 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Saxon (1986).
412 31 Oct Wiki Stream Y Y 1:01:55 + 1:01:54 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Rough Cutt (1986).
413 7 Nov Wiki Stream Y N 45:21 + 44:02 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Skagarack (1986).
414 14 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y 59:30 + 1:01:38
59:31 + 1:02:00
Kilasson Kilas
Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Girlschool #2a Session: Girlschool (1986).
415 21 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y 59:43 + 59:41 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: The Outlaws (1986).
416 28 Nov Wiki Stream Y Y 1:00:47 + 1:01:44 Kilasson Kilas Y Concert: W.A.S.P. (1986).
417 5 Dec Wiki Stream Y Y 1:01:40 + 56:13
1:00:09 + 55:09
Kilasson Kilas
Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Crisis #1a Session: Crisis (1986).
418 12 Dec Wiki Stream Y Y 1:01:40 + 57:31
48:43
Hal C. F. Astell
The White Lightning
Y
Y
Concert: Ozzy Osbourne (1986).
419 19 Dec Wiki Stream Y N 1:02:25 Hal C. F. Astell Y Girlschool #2b Session: Girlschool (1986).
420 26 Dec Wiki Stream Y Y odd files
1:02:32 + 54:42

Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Sessions: AC/DC (1976), Thin Lizzy (1976).
Concert: Marillion (1983), Iron Maiden (1982).

1987

# Date Wiki? Stream Any? All? Length Source DL? FRS Session(s) Notes
421 2 Jan Wiki Stream Y N 1:29:57 Alan Clark Y Concert: Stevie Ray Vaughan (1983).
422 9 Jan Wiki Y N 14:44 user194603677 Y Vixen #1a Session: Vixen (1986).
Interview: Ian Gillan and Jon Lord.
423 16 Jan Wiki Y Y 58:18 + 58:19 Hal C. F. Astell Y Crisis #1b Session: Crisis (1986).
424 23 Jan Wiki Y Y 57:58 + 1:01:13 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Motörhead (1986).
425 30 Jan Wiki Y Y 56:53 + 1:00:47
1:32:57
Hal C. F. Astell

Y
Y
Vow Wow #1a Session: Vow Wow (1987).
426 6 Feb Wiki Y Y 1:02:09 + 56:38 Hal C. F. Astell Y Siege #1a Session: Siege (1987).
427 13 Feb Wiki Y N 56:12 + 30:19 Hal C. F. Astell Y Bad Company #1a Session: Bad Company (1987).
428 20 Feb N N N Vixen #1b Session: Vixen (1986).
429 27 Feb Wiki Y Y 55:20 + 1:02:31 Hal C. F. Astell Y Sabbat #1a Session: Sabbat (1987).
430 6 Mar Wiki Y Y 1:00:05 + 55:32 Hal C. F. Astell Y Vow Wow #1b Session: Vow Wow (1987).
431 13 Mar Wiki Y Y 57:44 + 1:01:45
1:02:32 + 56:35

Hal C. F. Astell
Y
N
Concert: Magnum (1987).
432 20 Mar Wiki Y Y 1:02:40 + 54:42 Hal C. F. Astell N Siege #1b Session: Siege (1987).
433 27 Mar Wiki Y Y 1:43:31
1:02:11 + 57:07

Hal C. F. Astell
Y
N
Bad Company #1b Session: Bad Company (1987).
Interviews: David Coverdale, Ozzy Osbourne.
434 3 Apr Wiki Y Y 1:02:30 + 57:08 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Crimson Glory (1987), Metal Church (1987), Anthrax (1987).
435 10 Apr Wiki Y Y 1:00:19 + 1:01:43
56:30

Hal C. F. Astell
Y
N
Monochrome Men #1a Session: Monochrome Men (1987).
436 17 Apr N N N Sabbat #1b Session: Sabbat (1987).
437 24 Apr Wiki Y N 1:33:39 Spike Swindon Y Concert: Flotsam and Jetsam (1987), Megadeth (1987).
438 1 May Wiki Y N 53:57 + 1:02:33
1:57:52
Hal C. F. Astell
Iain Kennedy
Y
N
Blood Money #1a Session: Blood Money (1987).
439 8 May Wiki Y Y 57:26 + 57:28
1:01:11
Hal C. F. Astell

Y
Y
Interview: Ozzy Osbourne.
440 15 May Wiki Y N 48:59 + 59:29 Y Voodoo Child #1a Session: Voodoo Child (1987).
441 22 May Wiki Y Y 1:02:11 + 57:13 Hal C. F. Astell Y Monochrome Men #1b
Statetrooper #1c
Sessions: Statetrooper (1986), Monochrome Men (1987).
442 29 May Wiki Y N 1:26:35 Spike Swindon Y Concert: Motörhead (1986), The Outlaws (1986), Rough Cutt (1986), Ozzy Osbourne (1986).
443 5 Jun Wiki Y Y 1:01:04 + 58:38 Hal C. F. Astell Y Shy #2a Session: Shy (1987).
Note: A competition is announced to design a FRS patch.
444 12 Jun Wiki Y Y 1:36:34
1:02:01 + 59:19

Hal C. F. Astell
Y
N/Y
Blood Money #1b Session: Blood Money (1987).
445 19 Jun Wiki Y Y 57:09 + 1:00:48 Hal C. F. Astell Y Interview: Fish and Mark Kelly.
446 26 Jun Wiki Y Y 1:02:33 + 57:10 Hal C. F. Astell Y Fast Kutz #1a Session: Fast Kutz (1987).
447 3 Jul Wiki Y Y 1:01:39 + 1:01:40 Y Concert: W.A.S.P. (1986), Hawkwind (1986), Warlock (1986), Saxon (1986).
448 10 Jul Wiki Y N 1:02:33 + 21:16 Hal C. F. Astell Y Voodoo Child #1b Session: Voodoo Child (1987).
449 17 Jul Wiki Y N 1:28:22 Y Interview: Def Leppard.
450 24 Jul Wiki Y Y 1:02:03 + 58:46 Hal C. F. Astell Y
451 31 Jul Wiki Y Y 1:01:40 + 57:30 Hal C. F. Astell Y Guest Host: Dante Bonutto.
452 7 Aug Wiki Y Y 1:00:20 + 57:24 Hal C. F. Astell Y Shy #2b Session: Shy (1987).
453 14 Aug Wiki Y Y 1:02:34 + 56:04 Hal C. F. Astell Y Idol Rich #1a Session: Idol Rich (1987).
454 21 Aug Wiki Y Y 1:00:44 + 57:50
1:18:49
1:05:18 + 52:40
Hal C. F. Astell

S&MIC
Y
Y
N
Interview: Ronnie James Dio.
455 28 Aug Wiki Y Y 1:01:44 + 57:24 Hal C. F. Astell Y Voyager UK #1a Session: Voyager UK (1987).
456 4 Sep Wiki Y N 1:22:54 Iain Kennedy Y Fast Kutz #1b Session: Fast Kutz (1987).
457 11 Sep Wiki Y Y 1:01:27 + 57:38 Hal C. F. Astell Y Wild! #1a Session: Wild! (1987).
458 18 Sep Wiki Y Y 1:02:39 + 53:22 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Cinderella (1987), Anthrax (1987).
459 25 Sep Wiki Y N 40:40 + 46:45 + 31:41 Hal C. F. Astell Y Idol Rich #1b Session: Idol Rich (1987).
460 2 Oct Wiki Y N 57:00 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Atomkraft (1987), Onslaught (1987).
461 9 Oct Wiki Y N 1:02:29 + 27:28 Hal C. F. Astell Y
462 16 Oct Wiki Y Y 1:57:36
56:39
S&MIC
Hal C. F. Astell
N
Y
Concert: W.A.S.P. (1986).
463 23 Oct Wiki Y Y 1:01:28 + 53:50 Hal C. F. Astell Y Voyager UK #1b Session: Voyager UK (1987).
464 30 Oct Wiki Y N 1:23:57 Spike Swindon Y Concert: Glory (1987), Quireboys (1987), Georgia Satellites (1987).
465 6 Nov Wiki Y Y 1:01:48 + 57:33 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Zodiac Mindwarp & The Love Reaction (1987), Mammoth (1987), Vow Wow (1987).
Note: This was a live show from Pontin's Holiday Camp, Prestatyn for the Radio 1 Weekender.
466 13 Nov Wiki Y Y 1:59:28
1:02:15 + 56:58

Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Concert: Nuclear Assault (1987), Agent Steel (1987).
467 20 Nov Wiki Y Y 1:02:18 + 57:22 Hal C. F. Astell Y
468 27 Nov Wiki Y Y 1:45:40
1:02:19 + 56:54

Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Concert: Dio (1987).
469 4 Dec Wiki Y Y 1:00:29 + 58:57 Hal C. F. Astell Y
Y
Concert: Chariot (1987), Vow Wow (1987), Lizzy Borden (1987), Zodiac Mindwarp & The Love Reaction (1987).
470 11 Dec Wiki Y Y 1:00:49 + 58:44 Hal C. F. Astell Y Wild! #1b Session: Wild! (1987).
471 18 Dec Wiki Y Y 1:02:16 + 56:58 Hal C. F. Astell Y Interview: Chris Tetley.
472 25 Dec Wiki Y N 47:25 Y Concert: Judas Priest (1981).

1988

# Date Wiki? Stream Any? All? Length Source DL? FRS Session(s) Notes
473 1 Jan Wiki Y N 1:33:19 Kilasson Kilas Y
474 8 Jan Wiki Y Y 1:01:20 + 58:03 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Ozzy Osbourne (1986).
475 15 Jan Wiki Y Y 1:02:16 + 57:15 Hal C. F. Astell Y
476 22 Jan Wiki Y Y 1:02:23 + 56:44 Hal C. F. Astell Y Slammer #1a Session: Slammer (1988).
477 29 Jan Wiki Y Y 1:02:23 + 56:44 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Flotsam and Jetsam (1987), Megadeth (1987).
478 5 Feb Wiki Y Y 1:01:46 + 57:53 Hal C. F. Astell Y Note: Comic Relief Special.
479 12 Feb Wiki Y N 1:01:41 + 50:56 Hal C. F. Astell Y The Dogs d'Amour #1a Session: The Dogs d'Amour (1988).
480 19 Feb Wiki Y Y 1:00:49 + 58:17 Hal C. F. Astell Y Note: Romantic Rock Special.
481 26 Feb Wiki Y Y 56:28 + 1:02:19 Hal C. F. Astell Y Wolfsbane #1a Session: Wolfsbane (1988).
482 4 Mar Wiki Y Y 1:01:52 + 57:19 Hal C. F. Astell Y Cry Wolf #1a Session: Cry Wolf (1988).
483 11 Mar Wiki Y Y 1:01:28 + 57:53 Hal C. F. Astell Y Slammer #1b Session: Slammer (1988).
484 18 Mar Wiki Y Y 1:02:10 + 57:05 Hal C. F. Astell Y Assassin #1a Session: Assassin (1988).
485 25 Mar Wiki Y Y 59:31 + 59:40 Hal C. F. Astell Y The Dogs d'Amour #1b Session: The Dogs d'Amour (1988).
486 1 Apr Wiki Y Y 1:57:47
1:02:19 + 32:05
Alan Clark
Hal C. F. Astell
Y
N
Interview: Bruce Dickinson.
487 8 Apr Wiki Y Y 58:48 + 1:00:00 Hal C. F. Astell Y Warfare #1a Session: Warfare (1988).
488 15 Apr Wiki Y Y 48:47 + 59:50 Hal C. F. Astell Y Wolfsbane #1b Session: Wolfsbane (1988).
489 22 Apr Wiki Y Y 58:56 + 59:03 Hal C. F. Astell Y D. Rose #1a Session: D. Rose (1988).
490 29 Apr Wiki Y Y 59:54 + 59:32 Hal C. F. Astell Y Cry Wolf #1b Session: Cry Wolf (1988).
491 6 May Wiki Y Y 57:19 + 1:01:19 Hal C. F. Astell Y Heavy Metal Thunder #1a Session: Heavy Metal Thunder (1988).
492 13 May Wiki Y Y 1:21:32
1:02:09 + 56:52
Kilasson Kilas
Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Assassin #1b Session: Assassin (1988).
493 20 May Wiki Y Y 1:47:17
1:02:23 + 57:08
Kilasson Kilas
Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Little Angels #1a Session: Little Angels (1988).
Interview: Rob Halford.
494 27 May Wiki Y Y 1:02:20 + 56:47
1:32:06
Hal C. F. Astell
Rubiconuk
Y
Y
Warfare #1b Session: Warfare (1988).
495 3 Jun N N N April 16th #1a Session: April 16th (1988).
496 10 Jun Wiki Y Y 59:11 + 59:12 Hal C. F. Astell Y D. Rose #1b Session: D. Rose (1988).
497 17 Jun Wiki Y Y 1:33:33
1:02:17 + 56:58

Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Holosade #1a Session: Holosade (1988).
498 24 Jun Wiki Y Y 1:55:26 Y Heavy Metal Thunder #1b Session: Heavy Metal Thunder (1988).
Interview: Deep Purple.
499 1 Jul Wiki Y N 1:12:25 Floyd Frisbane Y Guest Host: Mark Goodier.
Concert: Quireboys (1987), Lee Aaron (1987), Georgia Satellites (1987).
500 8 Jul Wiki Y N 1:51:25 Y Toranaga #1a Session: Toranaga (1988).
Interview: Chris DeGarmo.
501 15 Jul Wiki Y Y 1:02:21 + 57:04
1:22:41
45:48 + 40:31
Hal C. F. Astell
Chris Franklin
Nigel Nattrass
Y
Y
Y
Note: Jethro Tull Special.
502 22 Jul Wiki Y N 56:27 Floyd Frisbane Y Concert: Cinderella (1987), Anthrax (1987), Dio (1987).
503 29 Jul Wiki Y Y 1:00:53 + 58:12 Hal C. F. Astell Y Guest Host: Dante Bonutto.
504 5 Aug Wiki Y N 1:33:28 Floyd Frisbane Y Concert: Chariot (1987), Vow Wow (1987), Lizzy Borden (1987), Zodiac Mindwarp & The Love Reaction (1987).
505 12 Aug Wiki Y Y 1:55:04
1:02:19 + 56:50

Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Note: US Monsters of Rock Special.
506 19 Aug Wiki Y Y 1:56:30
58:47 + 58:48

Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Note: UK Monsters of Rock Special.
507 26 Aug Wiki Y Y 1:00:52 + 58:32 Hal C. F. Astell Y Note: LA Ladies Special.
508 2 Sep Wiki Y Y 1:56:23
1:02:03 + 49:26

Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Interview: Jon Bon Jovi & Richie Sambora.
509 9 Sep Wiki Y Y 1:56:41
59:05 + 58:52

Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Little Angels #1b Session: Little Angels (1988).
Interview: Anthrax.
510 16 Sep Wiki Y Y 1:55:14
1:02:26 + 57:07

Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Metal Messiah #1a Session: Metal Messiah (1988).
Note: Tommy mentions his new show Night Rockin'.
511 23 Sep Wiki Y Y 1:54:18
1:02:17 + 57:05
Kilasson Kilas
Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
April 16th #1b Session: April 16th (1988).
30 Sep Note: no FRS because of 21 Years of Radio 1.
512 7 Oct Wiki Y Y 1:00:33 + 58:35 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Kiss (1988).
Note: show moves half an hour later (10.30pm-12.30am).
513 14 Oct Wiki Y Y 1:58:08
1:02:20 + 57:01
Kilasson Kilas
Hal C. F. Astell
Y
N
Virus #1a Session: Virus (1988).
Interview: Ozzy Osbourne.
514 21 Oct Wiki Y Y 1:01:53 + 56:43 Hal C. F. Astell Y Holosade #1b Session: Holosade (1988).
515 28 Oct Wiki Y N 1:00:28 + 47:37 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Helloween (1988).
516 4 Nov Wiki Y Y 1:02:13 + 57:11 Hal C. F. Astell Y XL #1a Session: XL (1988).
517 11 Nov Wiki Y Y 1:57:49 Floyd Frisbane Y Concert: Iron Maiden (1988).
518 18 Nov Wiki Y Y 1:02:12 + 56:50 Hal C. F. Astell Y Def Leppard #1d
Iron Maiden #1d
Interviews: Yngwie J. Malmsteen, Steve Whiteman.
Note: 10th Birthday Show.
519 25 Nov N N N First Offence #1a Session: First Offence (1988).
520 2 Dec Wiki Y Y 1:02:18 + 55:52 Hal C. F. Astell Y Toranaga #1b Session: Toranaga (1988).
521 9 Dec Wiki Y Y 1:01:56 + 56:41 Hal C. F. Astell Y Wreckage #1a Session: Wreckage (1988).
522 16 Dec Wiki Y Y 1:00:34 + 58:04
1:31:23
Hal C. F. Astell

Y
Y
Metal Messiah #1b Session: Metal Messiah (1988).
523 23 Dec Wiki Y N 56:43 + 46:08 Hal C. F. Astell Y Foxx #1a Session: Foxx (1988).
524 30 Dec Wiki Y N 48:06 + 44:12 + 46:52 Lee Witter Y Note: 3 hour show.

1989

# Date Wiki? Stream Any? All? Length Source DL? FRS Session(s) Notes
525 6 Jan Wiki Y Y 1:02:17 + 54:31 Hal C. F. Astell Y Mantas #1a Session: Mantas (1988).
526 13 Jan Wiki Y Y 59:31 + 59:11 Hal C. F. Astell Y Virus #1b Session: Virus (1988).
527 20 Jan Wiki Y Y 59:25 + 59:24 Hal C. F. Astell Y Dave Sharma #1a Session: Dave Sharma (1988).
528 27 Jan Wiki Y Y 1:00:19 + 57:54
50:51
Hal C. F. Astell
Spike Swindon
Y
Y
Concert: The Dogs d'Amour (1988), Uriah Heep (1988).
529 3 Feb Wiki Y Y 1:01:27 + 56:28 Hal C. F. Astell Y XL #1b Session: XL (1988).
530 10 Feb Wiki Y Y 1:02:08 + 56:03 Hal C. F. Astell Y Interview: Joe Elliott.
531 17 Feb Wiki Y N 52:24 Hal C. F. Astell Y First Offence #1b
Snyper #1a
Sessions: First Offence (1988), Snyper (1989).
532 24 Feb Wiki Y N 37:18
39:25
Blockbuster
Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Under Neath What #1a Session: Under Neath What (1989).
533 3 Mar Wiki Y Y 1:02:23 + 33:12
59:47
Hal C. F. Astell
Spike Swindon
Y
Y
Concert: D.R.I. (1988), Gang Green (1988).
Interview: Blackie Lawless and Chris Holmes.
534 10 Mar Wiki Y Y 1:02:17 + 55:02 Hal C. F. Astell Y Wreckage #1b Session: Wreckage (1988).
Interviews: Garth Rockett (i.e. Ian Gillan), Steve Hogarth.
535 17 Mar Wiki Y N 26:41
39:17
Hal C. F. Astell

Y
N
Horse London #1a Session: Horse London (1989).
536 24 Mar Wiki Y Y 1:33:59
55:55 + 59:08

Hal C. F. Astell
Y
N
Concert: Vixen (1989), Scorpions (1989).
537 31 Mar Wiki Y Y 2:01:00
1:01:39 + 56:38

Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Foxx #1b Session: Foxx (1988).
538 7 Apr Wiki Y N 1:31:25
1:03:41

Hal C. F. Astell
Y
N
Mammoth #1a Session: Mammoth (1989).
Note: show moves back to its regular slot (10.00pm-12.00am).
539 14 Apr Wiki Y N 1:01:50 + 30:06 Hal C. F. Astell Y Mantas #1b Session: Mantas (1988).
Interview: Tony Iommi and Cozy Powell.
540 21 Apr N N N
541 28 Apr Wiki Y N 1:02:22 + 12:01 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Europe (1989).
542 5 May Wiki Y Y 58:19 + 58:22
1:33:34
Hal C. F. Astell

Y
Y
Johnny Diesel & The Injectors #1a
Under Neath What #1b
Sessions: Johnny Diesel & The Injectors (1989), Under Neath What (1989).
Interviews: Lenny Wolf & James Kottak, John Sykes.
Note: Tommy mentions a new feature that will become the Rock War.
543 12 May Wiki Y Y 1:02:14 + 56:09 Hal C. F. Astell Y Snyper #1b
Dave Sharma #1b
Sessions: Snyper (1989), Dave Sharma (1988).
544 19 May Wiki Y N 52:49 + 1:02:09 Hal C. F. Astell Y Note: Charity Show for the Hillsborough Disaster Appeal.
545 26 May N N N Gun #1a Guest Host: Dante Bonutto.
Session: Gun (1989).
546 2 Jun Wiki Y N 1:02:21 + 24:13 Hal C. F. Astell Y Guest Host: Dante Bonutto.
547 9 Jun N N N
548 16 Jun Wiki Y Y 1:00:58 + 54:15 Hal C. F. Astell Y
549 23 Jun Wiki Y Y 1:02:15 + 56:27 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Iron Maiden (1988).
550 30 Jun Wiki Y Y 1:02:18 + 56:07 Hal C. F. Astell Y
551 7 Jul Wiki Y N 55:19 + 30:16 Hal C. F. Astell Y Horse London #1b Session: Horse London (1989).
552 14 Jul Wiki Y Y 1:00:12 + 1:00:18 Hal C. F. Astell Y Mournblade #1a
Dirty Dogs #1a
Sessions: Mournblade (1989), Dirty Dogs (1989).
553 21 Jul Wiki Y N 59:38
52:24 + 55:50
Alan Clark
Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Mammoth #1b Session: Mammoth (1989).
554 28 Jul Wiki Y Y 58:00 + 58:04 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Kiss (1988).
555 4 Aug Wiki Y Y 59:19 + 1:00:53 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Zed Yago (1989), W.A.S.P. (1989).
Note: First edition of the Rock War.
556 11 Aug N N N Samson #3a Session: Samson (1989).
557 18 Aug Wiki Y Y 1:00:22 + 59:18 Hal C. F. Astell Y Gun #1b Session: Gun (1989).
Interview: Jon Bon Jovi.
558 25 Aug Wiki Y Y 1:02:13 + 53:42 Hal C. F. Astell Y/N Johnny Diesel & The Injectors #1b
Nousommes #1a
Session: Johnny Diesel & The Injectors (1989), Nousommes (1989).
559 1 Sep Wiki Y Y 1:02:20 + 55:59 Hal C. F. Astell Y Romeo's Daughter #1a Session: Romeo's Daughter (1989).
560 8 Sep Wiki Y Y 54:38 + 54:47 Hal C. F. Astell Y Dirty Dogs #1b Session: Dirty Dogs (1989), now Killer Dogs.
561 15 Sep Wiki Y Y 59:24 + 59:28 Hal C. F. Astell Y Lisa Dominique #1a Session: Lisa Dominique (1989).
Interview: Alice Cooper.
562 22 Sep N N N The Almighty #1a Session: The Almighty (1989).
563 29 Sep Wiki Y Y 1:01:02 + 58:41 Hal C. F. Astell Y Mournblade #1b Session: Mournblade (1989).
564 6 Oct Wiki Y Y 1:02:15 + 57:15 Hal C. F. Astell Y U.S.I. #1a Session: U.S.I. (1989).
565 13 Oct Wiki Y Y 1:00:26 + 59:13 Hal C. F. Astell Y Samson #3b Session: Samson (1989).
566 13 Oct Wiki Y Y 1:01:58 + 57:57 Hal C. F. Astell Y Cloven Hoof #2a Session: Cloven Hoof (1989).
567 27 Oct Wiki Y Y 1:02:15 + 56:58 + 1:02:12 + 58:01 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Skid Row (1989), Gorky Park (1989), Cinderella (1989), Ozzy Osbourne (1989), Mötley Crüe (1989), Scorpions (1989), Bon Jovi (1989).
Note: 4 hour Moscow Music Peace Festival Special.
568 3 Nov Wiki Y Y 57:30 + 1:00:10 Hal C. F. Astell N Sweet Addiction #1a Session: Sweet Addiction (1989).
Interview: Paul Stanley.
569 10 Nov Wiki Y Y 1:02:18 + 55:53 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Little Angels (1989).
Interviews: Little Angels, Vain.
Note: broadcast live from the Mayfair, Newcastle.
570 17 Nov N N N Nousommes #1b Session: Nousommes (1989).
571 24 Nov Wiki Y Y 1:00:57 + 57:56 Hal C. F. Astell Y Dirty Weekend #1a Session: Dirty Weekend (1989).
572 1 Dec Wiki Y N 1:01:55 + 40:22 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Uriah Heep (1988).
Interviews: Bruce Dickinson, Dave Gilmour, Ian Gillan, Geoff Downes.
573 8 Dec Wiki Y Y 1:01:03 + 56:46 Hal C. F. Astell Y Romeo's Daughter #1b Session: Romeo's Daughter (1989).
574 15 Dec N N N
575 22 Dec Wiki Y N 31:39 + 28:04 Lee Witter Y Note: Rock Chart of the Decade Part 1
576 29 Dec N N N Note: Rock Chart of the Decade Part 2

1990

# Date Wiki? Stream Any? All? Length Source DL? FRS Session(s) Notes
577 5 Jan N N N
578 12 Jan Wiki Y N 1:02:13 + 44:58 Hal C. F. Astell Y Lisa Dominique #1b
Sian #1a
Sessions: Lisa Dominique (1989), Sian (1989).
Interview: Dan Reed.
579 19 Jan Wiki Y N 16:02 Tony Watson Y Xentrix #1a Session: Xentrix (1989).
580 26 Jan N N N Quireboys Session: Quireboys (?)
581 2 Feb Wiki Y Y 1:02:19 + 56:50 Hal C. F. Astell Y China White #1a Session: China White (1990).
Interview: Fish.
582 9 Feb Wiki Y Y 1:59:11 Hal C. F. Astell Y The Almighty #1b Session: The Almighty (1989).
583 16 Feb Wiki Y Y 2:00:08 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Britny Fox (1989).
584 23 Feb Wiki Y Y 57:47 + 59:31 Hal C. F. Astell Y Sweet Addiction #1b Session: Sweet Addiction (1989).
585 2 Mar Wiki Y Y 1:02:18 + 54:18 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Faith No More (1990).
586 9 Mar N N N U.S.I. #1b Session: U.S.I. (1989)
587 16 Mar Wiki Y Y 1:02:12 + 57:03 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Vixen (1989).
588 23 Mar Y Y 1:59:51 Hal C. F. Astell N Geneva #1a Session: Geneva (1990).
589 30 Mar N N N Something: Little Angels.
590 6 Apr Wiki Y Y 1:02:18 + 54:10
44:46
Hal C. F. Astell
Simon Marsden
Y
N
Dawn Patrol #1a Session: Dawn Patrol (1990).
Interview: Bruce Dickinson.
591 13 Apr N N N Concert: Thunder (1990), Stage Dolls (1990).
Note: broadcast live from the Mayfair, Newcastle.
592 20 Apr N N N Dirty Weekend #1b Session: Dirty Weekend (1990).
593 27 Apr Wiki Y Y 1:00:39 + 59:40 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Giant (1990).
594 4 May N N N Nemesis #1a Session: Nemesis (1990).
595 11 May N N N
596 18 May Wiki Y N 36:22 Lee Witter Y Sian #1b Session: Sian (1989).
597 25 May N N N Tigertailz #1a Session: Tigertailz (1990).
598 1 Jun N N N Something: King's X.
599 8 Jun N N N Xentrix #1b Session: Xentrix (1989).
600 15 Jun N N N Tortoise Corpse #1a Session: Tortoise Corpse (1990).
601 22 Jun N N N China White #1b Session: China White (1990).
602 29 Jun N N N Dirty White Boy #1a Session: Dirty White Boy (1990).
603 6 Jul N N N Geneva #1b Session: Geneva (1990)
604 13 Jul N N N Frozen Heart #1a Session: Frozen Heart (1990)
605 20 Jul N N N
606 27 Jul N N N
607 3 Aug N N N Riff #1a Session: Riff (1990).
608 10 Aug N N N
609 17 Aug N N N Brazil #1a Session: Brazil (1990).
610 24 Aug N N N Loud #1a Session: Loud (1990).
611 31 Aug Wiki Y Y 58:34 + 57:32 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble (1983).
612 7 Sep N N N Graffiti #1a Session: Graffiti (1990).
613 14 Sep Wiki Y Y 1:01:23 + 52:13 Hal C. F. Astell Y Nemesis #1b Session: Nemesis (1990).
614 21 Sep N N N
615 28 Sep N N N
616 5 Oct N N N Concert: Romeo's Daughter (1990), Wolfsbane (1990), Saxon (1990).
617 12 Oct N N N If Only #1a Session: If Only (1990).
618 19 Oct Wiki Y Y 1:01:51 + 54:34 Hal C. F. Astell Y Tortoise Corpse #1b Session: Tortoise Corpse (1990).
Interview: Mike from Steelheart.
619 26 Oct N N N Lionsheart #1a Session: Lionsheart (1990).
Note: Scorpions Special.
620 2 Nov Wiki Y Y 47:20 + 10:44 + 58:43 Spike Swindon Y Concert: The Almighty (1990), Dogs d'Amour (1990), Magnum (1990).
621 9 Nov N N N Roma #1a Session: Roma (1990).
622 16 Nov Wiki Y Y 1:56:37 Y Note: Birthday Program with Top 20.
623 23 Nov N N N Frozen Heart #1b Session: Frozen Heart (1990).
624 30 Nov N N N Cheap 'n' Nasty #1a Session: Cheap 'n' Nasty (1990).
625 7 Dec N N N Dirty White Boy #1b Session: Dirty White Boy (1990).
626 14 Dec N N N Fahrenheit Session: Fahrenheit (1990).
627 21 Dec N N N Riff #1b Session: Riff (1990).
628 28 Dec N N N Concert: Aerosmith (?), Quireboys (?).

1991

# Date Wiki? Stream Any? All? Length Source DL? FRS Session(s) Notes
629 4 Jan N N N First Strike #1a Session: First Strike (1990).
630 11 Jan Wiki Y N 23:16 Andrew Gibbons Y Note: Tribute to Steve Clark.
631 18 Jan N N N Note: 1 hour show.
632 25 Jan N N N Demon #2a Session: Demon (1991).
Something: Little Angels (?).
633 1 Feb N N N Graffiti #1b Session: Graffiti (1990).
634 8 Feb N N N Loud #1b Session: Loud (1990).
635 15 Feb N N N Taliesin #1a Session: Taliesin (1990).
636 22 Feb N N N If Only #1b Session: If Only (1990).
637 1 Mar N N N Winger #1a Session: Winger (1991).
638 8 Mar N N N Lionsheart #1b Session: Lionsheart (1990).
639 15 Mar N N N Sixsmyth #1a Session: Sixsmyth (1991).
640 22 Mar N N N Concert: Love/Hate (?).
641 29 Mar N N N Concert: Scorpions (?).
642 5 Apr Wiki Y N 1:25:55 Gross108 Y Interviews: Judas Priest.
643 12 Apr N N N More 'n' More #1a Session: More 'n' More (1991).
644 19 Apr N N N
645 26 Apr N N N Galahad #1a Session: Galahad (1991).
646 3 May N N N
647 10 May N N N Little Big Horn #1a Session: Little Big Horn (1991).
648 17 May N N N Burlesque #1a Session: Burlesque (1991).
649 24 May N N N Demon #2b Guest Host: Mick Wall.
Session: Demon (1991).
650 31 May N N N DC Kicks #1a Guest Host: Mick Wall.
Session: DC Kicks (1991).
651 7 Jun N N N Taliesin #1b Session: Taliesin (1991).
652 14 Jun N N N Powerhouse #1a Session: Powerhouse (1991).
653 21 Jun N N N Winger #1b Session: Winger (1991).
654 28 Jun Wiki Y N 47:16 + 47:13 Chris Franklin Y Note: Los Angeles Special.
655 5 Jul N N N State of Shock #1a Session: State of Shock (1991).
656 12 Jul Wiki N N N Throbs Session: Throbs (?).
657 19 Jul Wiki Y N 47:18 + 47:13 Chris Franklin Y Sixsmyth #1b Session: Sixsmyth (1991).
Interviews: James Hetfield & Lars Ulrich, David Gleeson.
658 26 Jul N N N Heartland #1a Session: Heartland (1991).
659 2 Aug N N N Something: Love/Hate.
660 9 Aug Wiki Y Y 1:02:21 + 56:36 Hal C. F. Astell Y More 'n' More #1b Session: More 'n' More (1991).
661 16 Aug Wiki Y Y 47:22 + 44:11 + 32:25 Chris Franklin N Concert: Mr. Big (?).
662 23 Aug N N N Ark #1a Session: Ark (1991).
663 30 Aug Wiki Y Y 47:32 + 43:19 + 34:18 Chris Franklin Y Concert: Lisa Dominique (1991), Rattlesnake Kiss (1991), Sweet Addiction (1991), Jagged Edge (1991).
664 6 Sep Wiki Y Y 45:46 + 45:38 + 28:50 Chris Franklin N Interviews: Skid Row, Bon Jovi, Slash.
665 13 Sep Wiki Y Y 45:46 + 27:04 + 45:06 Chris Franklin Y Concert: FM (1991), Atom Seed (1991), Wolfsbane (1991).
666 20 Sep N N N Galahad #1b Session: Galahad (1991).
667 27 Sep N N N
668 4 Oct N N N
669 11 Oct N N N Screaming Jets #1a Session: Screaming Jets (1991).
670 18 Oct N N N
671 25 Oct N N N
672 1 Nov Y N 14:57 Chris Phillips N
673 8 Nov N N N Burlesque #1b Session: Burlesque (1991).
674 15 Nov Wiki Y N 1:29:28 Chris Franklin Y Balaam #1a Session: Balaam (1991).
Interview: Bret Michaels.
675 22 Nov N N N
676 29 Nov N N N Powerhouse #1b Session: Powerhouse (1991).
677 6 Dec N N N Concert: Baby Animals (?).
678 13 Dec N N N
679 20 Dec N N N
680 27 Dec Wiki Y Y 1:59:16 Lee Witter Y Note: End of Year Show with the Top 30 Rock Albums of the Year.

1992

# Date Wiki? Stream Any? All? Length Source DL? FRS Session(s) Notes
681 3 Jan N N N Dangerous #1a Session: Dangerous (1991).
682 10 Jan N N N Screaming Jets #1b Session: Screaming Jets (1991).
683 17 Jan N N N Concert: Tesla (?).
684 24 Jan Wiki Y Y 45:25 + 45:12 + 27:16 Chris Franklin Y Dangerous #1b Session: Dangerous (1991).
685 31 Jan N N N Grace in Danger #1a Session: Grace in Danger (1992).
686 7 Feb N N N Two Tribes #1a Session: Two Tribes (1991).
687 14 Feb Wiki Y N 27:14 Sevenchurch Y Manic Street Preachers #1a Session: Manic Street Preachers (1992).
688 21 Feb N N N Balaam #1b Session: Balaam (1991).
689 28 Feb Wiki Y N 46:38 + 46:38 + 36:53 Chris Franklin Y Gun #2a Session: Gun (1992).
690 6 Mar Wiki Y N 45:28 + 37:41 + 29:54
1:44:01
Chris Franklin
Paul 'Haze' Harrison
Y
N
Concert: Baby Animals (?).
691 13 Mar Wiki Y N 35:22 The Gumtree Tapes Y Big Chill #1a Session: Big Chill (1992).
Note: show moves back an hour (9.00pm-11.00pm).
692 20 Mar Y N 45:20 Chris Franklin N Concert: Kiss of the Gypsy (1991).
693 27 Mar N N N Something: Pearl Jam (?).
694 3 Apr N N N Israfel #1a Session: Israfel (1992).
695 10 Apr N N N
696 17 Apr N N N Electric Boys #1a Session: Electric Boys (1992).
697 24 Apr N N N
698 1 May N N N
699 8 May N N N Karrallon #1a Session: Karrallon (1992).
700 15 May N N N
701 22 May N N N Girlschool #3a Session: Girlschool (1992).
702 29 May N N N
703 5 Jun N N N
704 12 Jun N N N Loermel #1a Sessions: Loermel (1992).
705 19 Jun N N N
706 26 Jun N N N Bleeding Hearts #1a Session: Bleeding Hearts (1992).
707 3 Jul Wiki Y Y 47:08 + 46:59 + 24:19 Chris Franklin Y Concert: Love/Hate (1992).
Note: This was a live show.
708 10 Jul Wiki Y Y 21:32 + 45:59 + 45:43 + 4:34 Chris Franklin Y Soundgarden #1a Session: Soundgarden (1992).
709 17 Jul Wiki Y Y 46:36 + 46:30 + 19:22 Chris Franklin Y Israfel #1b Session: Israfel (1992).
Interview: Dave Mustaine.
710 24 Jul N N N Nightstalker #1a Session: Nightstalker (1992).
711 31 Jul Wiki Y Y 45:39 + 45:28 + 29:20
45:33
Chris Franklin
Eddie Harris
Y
N
Electric Boys #1b Guest Host: Alan Freeman.
Session: Electric Boys (1992).
712 7 Aug Wiki Y Y 45:44 + 45:40 + 28:15 Chris Franklin Y Original Sinners #1a Session: Original Sinners (1992).
Interview: Ricky Warwick.
713 14 Aug Wiki Y Y 1:31:27 + 17:44 + 8:50 Chris Franklin Y Karrallon #1b Session: Karrallon (1992).
Interview: Scott Gorham.
714 21 Aug Wiki Y N 34:43 + 36:13 Alexander Baron Y Note: broadcast live from Donington.
715 28 Aug Wiki Y N 44:13 + 47:16 Chris Franklin Y Concert: Mother's Finest (?).
716 4 Sep Wiki Y Y 49:22 + 49:12 + 24:35 Chris Franklin Y Girlschool #3b Session: Girlschool (1992).
717 11 Sep Wiki Y N 13:13
44:04 (odd files)
Iain Gallacher
Rob Aneurysm
Y
Y
Concert: Badlands (1992).
Interview: Glenn Danzig.
718 18 Sep Wiki Y Y 45:49 + 45:46 + 27:45 Chris Franklin Y Loermel #1b
Skyclad #1a
Sessions: Loermel (1992), Skyclad (1992).
719 25 Sep Wiki Y N 39:55 Jack McCafferty Y Note: Lollapalooza Special.
720 2 Oct Y N 1:38:22 Phil Honley N Guest Host: Alan Freeman
Concert: Emerson, Lake & Palmer (1992).
721 9 Oct Wiki Y N 45:56 + 45:59 + 29:54 Chris Franklin Y Boethius Saul #1a Session: Boethius Saul (1992).
Concert: 2 Die 4 (1991).
722 16 Oct Wiki Y N 48:02 + 47:59 + 27:41 Chris Franklin Y Chase #1a Session: Chase (1992).
723 23 Oct Wiki Y N 1:48:17 Jack McCafferty Y Bleeding Hearts #1b Guest Host: Alan Freeman.
Session: Bleeding Hearts (1992).
724 30 Oct N N N Guest Host: Alan Freeman.
725 6 Nov Wiki Y Y 47:31 + 47:44 + 29:23 Chris Franklin N Type #1a Session: Type (1992).
726 13 Nov Wiki Y N 31:14 Chris Franklin N Soundgarden #1b Session: Soundgarden.
727 20 Nov N N N Paradise Lost #1a Session: Paradise Lost (1992).
728 27 Nov N N N Nightstalker #1b Session: Nightstalker (1992).
729 4 Dec N N N Torment Session: Torment (1992).
730 11 Dec N N N Concert: Mother's Finest (?).
731 18 Dec N N N Paradise Lost #1b Session: Paradise Lost (1992).
25 Dec Note: No FRS because of Michael Jackson live in Bucharest.

1993

# Date Wiki? Stream Any? All? Length Source DL? FRS Session(s) Notes
732 1 Jan Wiki Y N 12:19 Y Boethius Saul #1b Session: Boethius Saul (1992).
Concert: Rush (1992).
733 8 Jan N N N Original Sinners #1b Session: Original Sinners (1992).
734 15 Jan N N N Strongheart Session: Strongheart (?).
735 22 Jan N N N Note: all time heavy metal chart (continued next day on the Saturday Rock Show).
736 29 Jan N N N
737 5 Feb N N N Skyclad #1b Session: Skyclad (1992).
738 12 Feb N N N Trumpet Worm Session: Trumpet Worm (?).
739 19 Feb N N N
740 26 Feb N N N
741 5 Mar N N N
742 12 Mar N N N Voodoo Sue Session: Voodoo Sue (?).
743 19 Mar Wiki Y N 12:10 Simon Cope Y Chase #1b Session: Chase (1992).
744 26 Mar Wiki Y N 40:00 Y World #1b Session: World (?).
745 2 Apr Wiki Y N 1:52:23
1:52:22
46:31

Poptastic UK

Y
Y
Y
Little Angels #2b Guest Host: Claire Sturgess joins Tommy.
Session: Little Angels (1992).
Interview: Van Halen.




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