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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 a link to that show's page on the Friday Rock Show Wiki.

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, linked, where possible, to the Friday Rock Show Wiki.
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


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1978

# Date Any? All? Length Source Wiki? FRS Session(s) Notes
001 17 Nov Y Y 1:54:04 Y Concert: Yes (1978).
002 24 Nov 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 Y N 1:31:22 The Derby Box Y Sessions: Be Bop Deluxe (1975), X-Ray Spex (1978).
004 8 Dec Y Y 1:56:28 The Derby Box Y Sessions: XTC (1978), Robin Trower (1975).
005 15 Dec 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 Y Y 27:36 + 1:31:57
1:38:38
Y
Y
Concert: Genesis (1978).

1979

# Date Any? All? Length Source Wiki? FRS Session(s) Notes
007 5 Jan N N N Sessions: Lene Lovich (1978), Renaissance (?).
008 12 Jan Y Y 1:58:27 The Derby Box Y Sessions: Stretch (1975), The Only Ones (1978).
009 19 Jan Y N 1:11:20 The Derby Box Y Sessions: Alternative TV (1977), Queen (1977).
010 26 Jan Y Y 1:59:40 The Derby Box Y Sessions: Frankie Miller (1976), Magazine (1978).
011 2 Feb Y Y 1:03:26 + 55:11 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Session: Led Zeppelin (1969).
012 9 Feb 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 Y Y 1:02:52 + 58:56 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Streetwalkers (1974), Thin Lizzy (1976).
016 9 Mar Y Y 1:01:54 + 1:03:04 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: David Bowie (1972).
Interview: Rick Wakeman.
017 16 Mar Y Y 1:03:16 + 58:10 Y Sessions: Eddie & The Hot Rods (1979), Van der Graaf Generator (1971).
018 23 Mar Y Y 1:03:20 + 59:07 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Tom Robinson Band (1979), Jethro Tull (1968-1969).
019 30 Mar 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 Y Y 1:03:17 + 58:57 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Cream (1966-1967).
021 13 Apr Y N 1:35:14 The Derby Box Y Concert: Pink Floyd (1974).
022 20 Apr Y Y 1:03:12 + 52:30 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: John Miles (1979), Family (1968-1969).
023 27 Apr Y Y 1:03:12 + 58:12 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Whitesnake (1979), Love Sculpture (1968-1969).
024 4 May 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 Y Y 1:03:16 + 59:15 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Fleetwood Mac (1967, 1969).
027 25 May Y Y 1:03:31 + 59:26 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Jimi Hendrix (1967, 1969).
028 1 Jun 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 Y Y 1:03:28 + 56:30 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Deep Purple (1969-1970).
030 15 Jun Y Y 1:00:34 + 1:01:19 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Magazine (1979), Judie Tzuke (1979).
031 22 Jun Y Y 1:02:10 + 59:52 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Genesis (1971, 1972).
032 29 Jun Y Y 1:02:56 + 58:32 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: The Ruts (1979), Faces (1971).
033 6 Jul Y Y 2:01:58 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: The Ruts (1979), Free (1968-1971).
034 13 Jul Y Y 2:02:18 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Lone Star (1976), Gary Numan's Tubeway Army (1979).
035 20 Jul 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 Y Y 2:03:03 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band (1968-1969), The Police (1979).
040 24 Aug Y Y 2:03:05 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Rory Gallagher (1971, 1974).
041 31 Aug Y Y 1:03:22 + 1:00:46 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Concert: Scorpions (1979).
042 7 Sep 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 Y Y 2:03:10 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Concert: Climax Blues Band (1979).
045 28 Sep Y Y 2:03:06 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Concert: Gillan (1979).
046 5 Oct Y N 47:33 Jim Y Concert: Whitesnake (1979).
047 12 Oct Y Y 1:03:40
1:55:22
Paul 'Haze' Harrison
Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Concert: Rush (1979).
048 19 Oct Y Y 2:03:22 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Sessions: Orchestral Manouevres in the Dark (1979), Thin Lizzy (1973-1974).
049 26 Oct 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 Y Y 2:03:06 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Samson #1a Sessions: The Beatles (1964), Samson (1979).
051 9 Nov Y Y 2:03:06 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Praying Mantis #1a Sessions: Caravan (1970, 1977), Praying Mantis (1979).
052 16 Nov Y Y 1:32:52
2:00:52
The Derby Box
Robert Horwat
Y
N
Note: Birthday Program with Top 10.
053 23 Nov 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 N N N Interview: Roger Waters.
055 7 Dec Y Y 2:02:44 Y Samson #1b Sessions: Tyrannosaurus Rex (1969-1970), Samson (1979).
056 14 Dec Y Y 1:57:07 Syd Rookes Y Iron Maiden #1a Sessions: Iron Maiden (1979), The Damned (1979), UFO (1977).
057 21 Dec Y Y 1:59:42 Syd Rookes N Terra Nova #1a Sessions: Terra Nova (1979), The Moody Blues (1964-1965, 1967-1968).
058 28 Dec Y N 1:03:20 Y Concert: Led Zeppelin (1969).

1980

# Date Any? All? Length Source Wiki? FRS Session(s) Notes
059 4 Jan Y Y 2:02:23 Y Praying Mantis #1b Sessions: AC/DC (1976), Syd Barrett (1970), Praying Mantis (1980).
060 11 Jan Y Y 2:03:18 Y Sessions: Traffic (1967-1968), Public Image Limited (1979)
061 18 Jan Y Y 2:01:09 Y Iron Maiden #1b Sessions: Mott the Hoople (1970-1971), Iron Maiden (1979).
062 25 Jan 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 Y Y 2:01:37 Y Sessions: Cream (1966), Jimi Hendrix (1967), The Who (1967), Pink Floyd (1967).
Note: Flashback 1967.
065 15 Feb Y N 1:28:43 Y Saxon #1a Sessions: Ten Years After (1967-1968), Saxon (1980).
066 22 Feb 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 Y N 50:40 + 51:01
2:04:35

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

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

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

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

1981

# Date Any? All? Length Source Wiki? FRS Session(s) Notes
111 2 Jan 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 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 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 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 Y Y 1:01:10 + 58:46 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Motörhead #1b Sessions: Motörhead (1980), Man (1974).
116 6 Feb Y Y 1:56:14 Syd Rookes Y Diamond Head #1b Sessions: Diamond Head (1980), Humble Pie (1969, 1971).
117 13 Feb Y N 1:48:42 Syd Rookes Y Witchfynde #1a Sessions: Witchfynde (1981), Frampton's Camel (1972).
118 20 Feb 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 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 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 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 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 Y Y 1:00:58 + 59:32 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Cryer #1b Sessions: Robin Trower (1974), Cryer (1981).
125 10 Apr Y Y 1:03:07 + 56:46 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Xero #1a Sessions: The Yardbirds (1965), Xero (1981).
126 17 Apr 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 Y Y 1:03:37 + 1:04:09 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Witchfynde #1b Sessions: Witchfynde (1981), Rory Gallagher (1973).
128 1 May 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 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 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 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 Y Y 1:03:00 + 1:03:29 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Xero #1b Sessions: Xero (1981), Groundhogs (1970-1971).
134 12 Jun 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 Y Y 1:03:00 + 56:31 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Spider #1a Sessions: Spider (1981), The Who (1967, 1970).
136 26 Jun Y Y 26:18
1:57:54

Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Dedringer #1b Sessions: Dedringer (1981), Hatfield & The North (1974).
137 3 Jul 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 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 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 Y N 10:27 + 16:49 The Gumtree Tapes Y Niagara #1a Sessions: Niagara (1981), Whitesnake (1979).
141 31 Jul Y Y 1:00:12 + 58:46 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Spider #1b Sessions: Van der Graaf Generator (1976), Spider (1981).
142 7 Aug Y Y 1:57:44
7:33
Paul 'Haze' Harrison

Y
Y
Demon #1a Sessions: Def Leppard (1979), Demon (1981).
143 14 Aug Y Y 2:00:19 Y Concert: Deep Purple (1974).
144 21 Aug Y Y 1:58:39 Y Handsome Beasts #1b Session: Handsome Beasts (1981).
Concert: 38 Special (?).
145 28 Aug Y Y 1:55:39 Syd Rookes Y Bernie Marsden #1a Session: Bernie Marsden (1981).
146 4 Sep 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 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 Y Y 1:03:05 + 1:03:12 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Niagara #1b Session: Niagara (1981).
149 25 Sep Y Y 1:58:03 Syd Rookes Y Concert: Steve Hackett (1981), Trust (1981), Samson (1981).
150 2 Oct Y Y 10:39 + 40:56
1:57:27
The Gumtree Tapes
Syd Rookes
N
Y
Demon #1b Session: Demon (1981).
151 9 Oct Y Y 31:54
1:57:27
Anil John Nayar
Syd Rookes
N
Y
Concert: Blackfoot (1981).
152 16 Oct Y Y 1:57:27 Syd Rookes Y Bitches Sin #1a Sessions: Bitches Sin (1981), Eno & The Winkies (1974).
153 23 Oct 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 Y N 13:18 + 24:21 The Gumtree Tapes N Bernie Marsden #1b Session: Bernie Marsden (1981)
Concert: Gillan (1981).
155 6 Nov Y Y 1:56:28 Syd Rookes Y Atomic Rooster #1a Session: Atomic Rooster (1981).
156 13 Nov Y N 34:26
1:54:18
Steve Dinsdale
Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Concert: Tangerine Dream (1975).
157 20 Nov 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 Y Y 1:56:49 Syd Rookes Y Rough Justice #1a Sessions: Rough Justice (1981), Can (1974).
159 4 Dec Y N 9:37 + 1:05:37 Syd Rookes Y
160 11 Dec Y Y 2:00:20 Syd Rookes Y Euphoria #1a Sessions: Euphoria (1981), Manfred Mann (1973).
161 18 Dec Y N 13:07 N Budgie #1a Session: Budgie (1981).
162 25 Dec Y Y 2:01:53 Y Interview: AC/DC.

1982

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

Syd Rookes
Y
Y
Raven #1a Session: Raven (1982).
168 5 Feb Y Y 1:54:10 Syd Rookes Y Rough Justice #1b Session: Rough Justice (1981).
Concert: The Enid (1979).
169 12 Feb Y Y 1:01:29 + 54:14 Stan Ward Y Concert: Judas Priest (1981).
170 19 Feb 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 Y Y 1:02:06 + 54:06 Stan Ward Y Marillion #1a Session: Marillion (1982).
Concert: 38 Special (?).
172 5 Mar 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 Y N 1:39:13 Syd Rookes Y Budgie #1b Sessions: Budgie (1981), The Who (1965-1966).
Interview: Asia.
175 26 Mar Y Y 1:01:15 + 57:52 Y Tytan #1a Sessions: Tytan (1982), Phil Manzanera & 101 (1977).
Interview: Brian Johnson.
176 2 Apr Y N 23:54 + 36:30 + 55:29 The Gumtree Tapes N Concert: Samson (1981), Trust (1981), Steve Hackett (1981).
177 9 Apr 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 Y Y 1:02:47 + 55:39 Stan Ward Y No Quarter #1a Session: No Quarter (1982).
Concert: Gillan (1981).
179 23 Apr Y Y 1:02:53 + 57:19 Stan Ward Y Raven #1b Sessions: Raven (1982), Whitesnake (1979).
180 30 Apr Y Y 1:03:19 + 54:12 Stan Ward Y Tank #1a Session: Tank (1982).
Concert: Blackfoot (1981).
181 7 May Y Y 1:57:05 Syd Rookes Y Gillan #1a Sessions: Gillan (1982), Brand X (1976).
182 14 May Y Y 1:03:31 + 54:56 Stan Ward N Marillion #1b Session: Marillion (1982), Nazareth (1973).
183 21 May Y Y 1:00:50 + 55:03 Stan Ward Y Concert: Status Quo (1982).
184 28 May Y Y 1:03:02 + 56:44 Stan Ward Y Stampede #1a Guest Host: Richard Skinner.
Session: Stampede (1982).
185 4 Jun 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 Y Y 1:57:06 Syd Rookes Y Heavy Pettin #1a Session: Heavy Pettin (1982), Deep Purple (1970).
187 18 Jun Y Y 1:00:46 + 58:10 Stan Ward Y Tytan #1b Session: Greenslade (1973), Tytan (1982).
188 25 Jun Y N 1:02:34 + 32:54 Stan Ward Y Chinatown #1a Sessions: Chinatown (1982), Rory Gallagher (1971).
189 2 Jul 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 Y N 1:01:33 + 56:24 Stan Ward Y Tank #1b
No Quarter #1b
Sessions: Tank (1982), No Quarter (1982).
192 23 Jul Y Y 1:57:24 Syd Rookes Y Concert: Pink Floyd (1974).
193 30 Jul 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 Y N odd files Y Terraplane #1
Stampede #1b
Sessions: Terraplane (1982), Stampede (1982).
Something: Curved Air (?).
197 27 Aug N N N Session: Led Zeppelin (1969).
198 3 Sep Y N odd files Y Heavy Pettin #1b Session: Heavy Pettin (1982).
199 10 Sep Y N 37:40 Stan Ward N Concert: Diamond Head (1982), Randy California (1982), Tygers of Pan Tang (1982), Budgie (1982).
200 17 Sep Y Y 1:01:57 + 55:41 Stan Ward Y Chinatown #1b Session: Chinatown (1982).
201 24 Sep 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 N N N
203 8 Oct Y Y 56:53
1:57:01
Stan Ward
Syd Rookes
N
Y
Concert: Twisted Sister (1982), Bernie Marsden's S.O.S. (1982), Y&T (1982), Michael Schenker Group (1982).
204 15 Oct N N N Fist #1b Guest Host: Geoff Barton.
Sessions: Humble Pie (1969), Fist (1982).
205 22 Oct Y N 47:43 + 48:09 Paul 'Haze' Harrison Y Tobruk #1a Guest Host: Geoff Barton.
Sessions: Tobruk (1982), Tyrannosaurus Rex (1969), T Rex (1970)
206 29 Oct N N N Alkatrazz #1b Session: Alkatrazz (1982).
207 5 Nov 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 N N N Something: Jethro Tull (?).
209 19 Nov Y Y 1:54:27 Richard Wood Y Note: Birthday Program with Top 10.
210 26 Nov Y N 1:02:13 + 51:12 Y Rock Goddess #1a Session: Rock Goddess (1982).
211 3 Dec Y Y 1:01:39 + 53:50 Stan Ward N Tobruk #1b Session: Tobruk (1982), Back Door (?).
212 10 Dec N N N Chasar #1a Session: Chasar (1982).
213 17 Dec Y N 1:34:11 Stan Ward 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 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a Note: No FRS because of Adrian Juste's Disco Show on New Year's Eve.

1983

# Date Any? All? Length Source Wiki? FRS Session(s) Notes
215 7 Jan Y Y 1:55:01
1:00:50 + 55:03
Spike Swindon
Stan Ward
N
Y
Concert: Status Quo (1982).
216 14 Jan Y N odd files Y Shiva #1a Sessions: Shiva (1982), Rolling Stones (1964).
217 21 Jan N N N Something: David Bowie (?).
218 28 Jan Y N 56:11
45:32
Stan Ward
Tim Tearle
Y
Y
Crys #1a Session: Crys (1983), Fleetwood Mac (1967).
219 4 Feb Y Y 1:03:35 + 56:18 Y Chasar #1b Session: Chasar (1982).
220 11 Feb 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 Y Y 1:03:25 + 57:41 Stan Ward Y Shiva #1b Sessions: Shiva (1982), Van der Graaf Generator (1971-1972).
222 25 Feb Y N 1:02:51 Stan Ward Y The Enid #1a Session: The Enid (1983).
Concert: AC/DC (1977).
223 4 Mar Y Y 59:03 + 53:05 Y Crys #1b Session: Crys (1983).
224 11 Mar 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 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 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 Y N odd files Y Steve Hackett #1a Session: Steve Hackett (1983).
228 8 Apr N N N
229 15 Apr Y Y 1:58:10 Gordon Belbin Y Guest Host: Ian Gillan.
230 22 Apr 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 Y N 1:01:32 Sonny N
233 13 May N N N Battleaxe #1a Session: Battleaxe (1983).
234 20 May Y Y 1:03:40 + 56:10 Stan Ward Y Severed Head #1b Sessions: Severed Head (1983), Motörhead (1978).
235 27 May Y Y 1:02:56 + 56:30 Stan Ward Y Magnum #1a Session: Magnum (1983).
236 3 Jun 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 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 Y N 22:36 N Scorched Earth #1a Session: Scorched Earth (1983).
240 1 Jul 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 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 Y N odd files
1:06:09 + 40:35

Stan Ward
Y
Y
Wildlife #1a Session: Wildlife (1983).
244 29 Jul Y N 1:00:56 + 22:43 Stan Ward Y Magnum #1b Sessions: Magnum (1983), Colosseum II (1977).
245 5 Aug 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 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 Y N 1:18:36 Tim Tearle Y Accept #1a Sessions: Accept (1983), Brand X (1976).
248 26 Aug Y Y 1:00:06 + 55:29 Stan Ward Y Cloven Hoof #1b Sessions: Cloven Hoof (1983), Thin Lizzy (1976).
249 2 Sep Y N 59:21 + 32:29 Stan Ward Y Scorched Earth #1b Session: Scorched Earth (1983)
250 9 Sep 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 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 Y N 59:15 Stan Ward Y Note: the entire show is played from CD.
254 7 Oct 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 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 Y Y* 1:03:37 + 53:38
45:19
Stan Ward
Spike Swindon
Y
N
Accept #1b Session: Accept (1983).
258 4 Nov Y Y* 1:01:34 + 55:57 Stan Ward N Concert: Dio (1983).
259 11 Nov Y Y* 1:01:31 + 56:00 Stan Ward Y Session: The Pretty Things (1974).
Concert: ZZ Top (1983).
260 18 Nov 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 Y Y* 1:00:54 + 56:49 Stan Ward Y Pendragon #1a Sessions: Pendragon (1983), Free (?).
262 2 Dec 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 Y Y* 1:02:03 + 52:37 Stan Ward Y Pretty Maids #1a Session: Pretty Maids (1983).
Session: Supertramp (1974).
264 16 Dec Y N 1:01:13 Stan Ward Y Concert: Twisted Sister (1983).
265 23 Dec 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 Any? All? Length Source Wiki? FRS Session(s) Notes
267 6 Jan 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 Y Y* odd files
1:02:42 + 57:01
Chris Powell
Stan Ward
Y
Y
Pendragon #1b Session: Pendragon (1983).
269 20 Jan Y Y* odd files
1:04:07 + 56:32
Chris Powell
Stan Ward
Y
Y
Concert: Suzi Quatro (1983).
270 27 Jan 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 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 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 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 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 Y N 1:22:37 Spike Swindon Y Guest Host: Andy Batten-Foster.
Concert: Anvil (1983), Pallas (1983), Black Sabbath (1983).
277 16 Mar 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 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 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 Y Y* 1:01:07 + 57:45 Stan Ward Y Baby Tuckoo #1a Session: Baby Tuckoo (1984).
283 27 Apr Y N 35:39
50:38
Gordon Belbin
Stan Ward
Y
Y
Samson #2b Sessions: Samson (1984) Deep Purple (1969).
284 4 May Y N 50:20 N Concert: Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble (1983), Thin Lizzy (1983).
285 11 May Y N odd files Chris Powell N IQ #1a Session: IQ (1984).
286 18 May Y N odd files Chris Powell N Pallas #1b Session: Pallas (1984).
Concert: The Jimi Hendrix Experience (1970).
287 25 May 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 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 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 Y N odd files Chris Powell N Guest Host: Andy Batten-Foster
Concert: Twisted Sister (?).
291 22 Jun 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 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 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 Y Y* odd files
1:01:14 + 54:50
Chris Powell
Stan Ward
N
Y
Badlands #1a Session: Badlands (1984).
295 20 Jul Y N odd files
16:00
Chris Powell
Hal C. F. Astell
N
Y
IQ #1b Session: IQ (1984).
296 27 Jul 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 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 Y N 1:26:44 John Simpson Y Shy #1b Session: Shy (1984).
299 17 Aug 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 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 Y N 39:09 Y Concert: Y&T (1984).
304 21 Sep Y Y 1:03:08
54:16

Stan Ward
Y
Y
Garrison #1b Session: Garrison (1984).
305 28 Sep 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 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 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 Y Y 2:00:02
37:12
Alan Clark
Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Note: Birthday Program with Top 10.
313 23 Nov 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 N N N
315 7 Dec Y Y 57:16 + 1:02:52 Kilasson Kilas Y
316 14 Dec 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 Y N 1:35:08 Iain Kennedy Y Hanoi Rocks #1b Session: Hanoi Rocks (1984).
318 28 Dec N N N

1985

# Date Any? All? Length Source Wiki? 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 Y N odd files Y Wildfire #1b Session: Wildfire (1984).
Concert: Bon Jovi (1984).
322 25 Jan 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 N N N Concert: Dio (1984)
324 8 Feb 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 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 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 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 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 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 Y N 57:22 Paul Andrews Y Anaconda #1a Session: Anaconda (1985).
339 24 May Y N 29:25
1:02:16
Hal C. F. Astell
Paul Andrews
Y
Y
Concert: Bryan Adams (1985).
340 31 May 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 Y N 44:38 Y Concert: The Firm (?).
342 14 Jun 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 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 Y Y 31:57
1:59:33

Iain Kennedy
Y
Y
Wishbone Ash #1a Session: Wishbone Ash (1985).
346 12 Jul Y Y 1:03:11 + 1:03:03 Kilasson Kilas Y Gunslingers #1b Session: Gunslingers (1985).
347 19 Jul 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 N N N Hawkwind #1a Session: Hawkwind (1985).
350 9 Aug Y N 41:44 Alan Clark Y Anaconda #1b Session: Anaconda (1985).
Concert: Bon Jovi (1984).
351 16 Aug 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 Y N 47:21 + 47:12 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Bryan Adams (1985).
354 6 Sep 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 Y N 32:26 + 4:52 Hal C. F. Astell Y Lyin' Rampant #1b Session: Lyin' Rampant (1985).
356 20 Sep Y N 45:44 + 45:40 Hal C. F. Astell Y Rogue Male #1a Session: Rogue Male (1985).
357 27 Sep N N N Wishbone Ash #1b Session: Wishbone Ash (1985).
4 Oct n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a Note: no FRS because of Knebworth Through the Night.
11 Oct n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a Note: no FRS because of Radiofun 85.
358 18 Oct Y ? odd files n/a Y Streets on Fire #1a Session: Streets on Fire (1985).
Interview: Steve Harris.
359 25 Oct Y N 44:03 + 33:00 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Saxon (1985).
360 1 Nov 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 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 Y Y 2:02:16 Alan Clark Y Note: Birthday Program with Top 10.
363 22 Nov 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 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 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 Any? All? Length Source Wiki? FRS Session(s) Notes
369 3 Jan Y Y 1:01:45 + 59:20 Hal C. F. Astell Y Kooga #1a Session: Kooga (1985).
Concert: Y&T (1982).
370 10 Jan Y Y 46:04 + 36:56
1:18:00
59:54 + 56:49
Robin Carmody
Spike Swindon
Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Y
Note: Tribute show for Phil Lynott.
371 17 Jan 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 Y Y 1:02:13 + 58:41 Hal C. F. Astell Y Tormé #1b Session: Tormé (1985).
Concert: Rose Tattoo (1981).
373 31 Jan 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 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 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 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 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 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 Y Y 1:00:45 + 59:15 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Saxon (1985).
382 4 Apr 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 N N N Concert: Rush (1979).
384 18 Apr Y Y 1:01:39 + 1:01:40 Kilasson Kilas Y Concert: AC/DC (1977).
385 25 Apr Y Y 1:02:03 + 57:41 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Roger Waters (1985).
386 2 May Y Y 1:01:59 + 58:57 Hal C. F. Astell Y Cannes #1a
Statetrooper #1b
Sessions: Cannes (1986), Statetrooper (1986).
387 9 May Y Y 1:02:37 + 57:48 Hal C. F. Astell Y Elixir #1b Session: Elixir (1986).
388 16 May 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 Y N 45:27 + 45:26 Hal C. F. Astell Y Wild Strawberries #1b Session: Wild Strawberries (1986).
390 30 May Y N 37:04
1:34:01
Hal C. F. Astell
Pete Watts
Y
Y
Concert: Mötley Crüe (1985).
391 6 Jun 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 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 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 Y N 1:31:45 Tim Hardy Y Cannes #1b Guest Host: Ian Gillan.
Session: Cannes (1986).
Interview: Roger Glover.
395 4 Jul Y Y 1:00:32 + 59:50 Hal C. F. Astell Y Guest Host: Ian Gillan.
Concert: Gillan (1980).
396 11 Jul 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 Y Y 1:02:05 + 58:46 Hal C. F. Astell Y Excalibur #1a Session: Excalibur (1986).
Interview: Biff Byford.
398 25 Jul 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 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 Y Y 1:01:41 + 58:37 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Mama's Boys (1986).
401 15 Aug 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 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 Y Y 59:51 + 57:43 Hal C. F. Astell Y Motörhead #2a Session: Motörhead (1986).
405 12 Sep Y Y 1:00:53 + 56:56 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Gary Moore (1986).
406 19 Sep Y Y 59:44 + 1:00:26 Hal C. F. Astell Y Excalibur #1b Session: Excalibur (1986).
407 26 Sep Y Y 58:45 + 57:63 Hal C. F. Astell Y Interview: Bruce Dickinson.
408 3 Oct Y Y 59:56 + 57:40 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Hawkwind (1986).
409 10 Oct 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 Y Y 58:56 + 59:02 Hal C. F. Astell N Concert: Warlock (1986).
411 24 Oct Y Y 56:24 + 1:01:46 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Saxon (1986).
412 31 Oct Y Y 1:01:55 + 1:01:54 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Rough Cutt (1986).
413 7 Nov Y N 45:21 + 44:02 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Skagarack (1986).
414 14 Nov 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 Y Y 59:43 + 59:41 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: The Outlaws (1986).
416 28 Nov Y Y 1:00:47 + 1:01:44 Kilasson Kilas Y Concert: W.A.S.P. (1986).
417 5 Dec 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 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 Y N 1:02:25 Hal C. F. Astell Y Girlschool #2b Session: Girlschool (1986).
420 26 Dec 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 Any? All? Length Source Wiki? FRS Session(s) Notes
421 2 Jan Y N 1:29:57 Alan Clark Y Concert: Stevie Ray Vaughan (1983).
422 9 Jan Y N 14:44 user194603677 Y Vixen #1a Session: Vixen (1986).
Interview: Ian Gillan and Jon Lord.
423 16 Jan Y Y 58:18 + 58:19 Hal C. F. Astell Y Crisis #1b Session: Crisis (1986).
424 23 Jan Y Y 57:58 + 1:01:13 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Motörhead (1986).
425 30 Jan 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 Y Y 1:02:09 + 56:38 Hal C. F. Astell Y Siege #1a Session: Siege (1987).
427 13 Feb 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 Y Y 55:20 + 1:02:31 Hal C. F. Astell Y Sabbat #1a Session: Sabbat (1987).
430 6 Mar Y Y 1:00:05 + 55:32 Hal C. F. Astell Y Vow Wow #1b Session: Vow Wow (1987).
431 13 Mar Y Y 57:44 + 1:01:45
1:02:32 + 56:35

Hal C. F. Astell
Y
N
Concert: Magnum (1987).
432 20 Mar Y Y 1:02:40 + 54:42 Hal C. F. Astell N Siege #1b Session: Siege (1987).
433 27 Mar 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 Y Y 1:02:30 + 57:08 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Crimson Glory (1987), Metal Church (1987), Anthrax (1987).
435 10 Apr 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 Y N 1:33:39 Spike Swindon Y Concert: Flotsam and Jetsam (1987), Megadeth (1987).
438 1 May 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 Y Y 57:26 + 57:28
1:01:11
Hal C. F. Astell

Y
Y
Interview: Ozzy Osbourne.
440 15 May Y N 48:59 + 59:29 Y Voodoo Child #1a Session: Voodoo Child (1987).
441 22 May 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 Y N 1:26:35 Spike Swindon Y Concert: Motörhead (1986), The Outlaws (1986), Rough Cutt (1986), Ozzy Osbourne (1986).
443 5 Jun 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 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 Y Y 57:09 + 1:00:48 Hal C. F. Astell Y Interview: Fish and Mark Kelly.
446 26 Jun Y Y 1:02:33 + 57:10 Hal C. F. Astell Y Fast Kutz #1a Session: Fast Kutz (1987).
447 3 Jul Y Y 1:01:39 + 1:01:40 Y Concert: W.A.S.P. (1986), Hawkwind (1986), Warlock (1986), Saxon (1986).
448 10 Jul Y N 1:02:33 + 21:16 Hal C. F. Astell Y Voodoo Child #1b Session: Voodoo Child (1987).
449 17 Jul Y N 1:28:22 Y Interview: Def Leppard.
450 24 Jul Y Y 1:02:03 + 58:46 Hal C. F. Astell Y
451 31 Jul Y Y 1:01:40 + 57:30 Hal C. F. Astell Y Guest Host: Dante Bonutto.
452 7 Aug Y Y 1:00:20 + 57:24 Hal C. F. Astell Y Shy #2b Session: Shy (1987).
453 14 Aug Y Y 1:02:34 + 56:04 Hal C. F. Astell Y Idol Rich #1a Session: Idol Rich (1987).
454 21 Aug 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 Y Y 1:01:44 + 57:24 Hal C. F. Astell Y Voyager UK #1a Session: Voyager UK (1987).
456 4 Sep Y N 1:22:54 Iain Kennedy Y Fast Kutz #1b Session: Fast Kutz (1987).
457 11 Sep Y Y 1:01:27 + 57:38 Hal C. F. Astell Y Wild! #1a Session: Wild! (1987).
458 18 Sep Y Y 1:02:39 + 53:22 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Cinderella (1987), Anthrax (1987).
459 25 Sep Y N 40:40 + 46:45 + 31:41 Hal C. F. Astell Y Idol Rich #1b Session: Idol Rich (1987).
460 2 Oct Y N 57:00 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Atomkraft (1987), Onslaught (1987).
461 9 Oct Y N 1:02:29 + 27:28 Hal C. F. Astell Y
462 16 Oct Y Y 1:57:36
56:39
S&MIC
Hal C. F. Astell
N
Y
Concert: W.A.S.P. (1986).
463 23 Oct Y Y 1:01:28 + 53:50 Hal C. F. Astell Y Voyager UK #1b Session: Voyager UK (1987).
464 30 Oct Y N 1:23:57 Spike Swindon Y Concert: Glory (1987), Quireboys (1987), Georgia Satellites (1987).
465 6 Nov 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 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 Y Y 1:02:18 + 57:22 Hal C. F. Astell Y
468 27 Nov Y Y 1:45:40
1:02:19 + 56:54

Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Concert: Dio (1987).
469 4 Dec 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 Y Y 1:00:49 + 58:44 Hal C. F. Astell Y Wild! #1b Session: Wild! (1987).
471 18 Dec Y Y 1:02:16 + 56:58 Hal C. F. Astell Y Interview: Chris Tetley.
472 25 Dec Y N 47:25 Y Concert: Judas Priest (1981).

1988

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

Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Holosade #1a Session: Holosade (1988).
498 24 Jun Y Y 1:55:26 Y Heavy Metal Thunder #1b Session: Heavy Metal Thunder (1988).
Interview: Deep Purple.
499 1 Jul Y N 1:12:25 Floyd Frisbane Y Guest Host: Mark Goodier.
Concert: Quireboys (1987), Lee Aaron (1987), Georgia Satellites (1987).
500 8 Jul Y N 1:51:25 Y Toranaga #1a Session: Toranaga (1988).
Interview: Chris DeGarmo.
501 15 Jul 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 Y N 56:27 Floyd Frisbane Y Concert: Cinderella (1987), Anthrax (1987), Dio (1987).
503 29 Jul Y Y 1:00:53 + 58:12 Hal C. F. Astell Y Guest Host: Dante Bonutto.
504 5 Aug 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 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 Y Y 1:56:30
58:47 + 58:48

Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Note: UK Monsters of Rock Special.
507 26 Aug Y Y 1:00:52 + 58:32 Hal C. F. Astell Y Note: LA Ladies Special.
508 2 Sep 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 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 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 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 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a Note: no FRS because of 21 Years of Radio 1.
512 7 Oct 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 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 Y Y 1:01:53 + 56:43 Hal C. F. Astell Y Holosade #1b Session: Holosade (1988).
515 28 Oct Y N 1:00:28 + 47:37 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Helloween (1988).
516 4 Nov Y Y 1:02:13 + 57:11 Hal C. F. Astell Y XL #1a Session: XL (1988).
517 11 Nov Y Y 1:57:49 Floyd Frisbane Y Concert: Iron Maiden (1988).
518 18 Nov 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 Y Y 1:02:18 + 55:52 Hal C. F. Astell Y Toranaga #1b Session: Toranaga (1988).
521 9 Dec Y Y 1:01:56 + 56:41 Hal C. F. Astell Y Wreckage #1a Session: Wreckage (1988).
522 16 Dec 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 Y N 56:43 + 46:08 Hal C. F. Astell Y Foxx #1a Session: Foxx (1988).
524 30 Dec Y N 48:06 + 44:12 + 46:52 Lee Witter Y Note: 3 hour show.

1989

# Date Any? All? Length Source Wiki? FRS Session(s) Notes
525 6 Jan Y Y 1:02:17 + 54:31 Hal C. F. Astell Y Mantas #1a Session: Mantas (1988).
526 13 Jan Y Y 59:31 + 59:11 Hal C. F. Astell Y Virus #1b Session: Virus (1988).
527 20 Jan Y Y 59:25 + 59:24 Hal C. F. Astell Y Dave Sharma #1a Session: Dave Sharma (1988).
528 27 Jan 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 Y Y 1:01:27 + 56:28 Hal C. F. Astell Y XL #1b Session: XL (1988).
530 10 Feb Y Y 1:02:08 + 56:03 Hal C. F. Astell Y Interview: Joe Elliott.
531 17 Feb Y N 52:24 Hal C. F. Astell Y First Offence #1b
Snyper #1a
Sessions: First Offence (1988), Snyper (1989).
532 24 Feb 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 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 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 Y N 26:41
39:17
Hal C. F. Astell

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

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

Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Foxx #1b Session: Foxx (1988).
538 7 Apr 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 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 Y N 1:02:22 + 12:01 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Europe (1989).
542 5 May 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 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 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 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 Y Y 1:00:58 + 54:15 Hal C. F. Astell Y
549 23 Jun Y Y 1:02:15 + 56:27 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Iron Maiden (1988).
550 30 Jun Y Y 1:02:18 + 56:07 Hal C. F. Astell Y
551 7 Jul Y N 55:19 + 30:16 Hal C. F. Astell Y Horse London #1b Session: Horse London (1989).
552 14 Jul 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 Y N 59:38
52:24 + 55:50
Alan Clark
Hal C. F. Astell
Y
Y
Mammoth #1b Session: Mammoth (1989).
554 28 Jul Y Y 58:00 + 58:04 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Kiss (1988).
555 4 Aug 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 Y Y 1:00:22 + 59:18 Hal C. F. Astell Y Gun #1b Session: Gun (1989).
Interview: Jon Bon Jovi.
558 25 Aug 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 Y Y 1:02:20 + 55:59 Hal C. F. Astell Y Romeo's Daughter #1a Session: Romeo's Daughter (1989).
560 8 Sep Y Y 54:38 + 54:47 Hal C. F. Astell Y Dirty Dogs #1b Session: Dirty Dogs (1989), now Killer Dogs.
561 15 Sep 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 Y Y 1:01:02 + 58:41 Hal C. F. Astell Y Mournblade #1b Session: Mournblade (1989).
564 6 Oct Y Y 1:02:15 + 57:15 Hal C. F. Astell Y U.S.I. #1a Session: U.S.I. (1989).
565 13 Oct Y Y 1:00:26 + 59:13 Hal C. F. Astell Y Samson #3b Session: Samson (1989).
566 20 Oct Y Y 1:01:58 + 57:57 Hal C. F. Astell Y Cloven Hoof #2a Session: Cloven Hoof (1989).
567 27 Oct 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 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 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 Y Y 1:00:57 + 57:56 Hal C. F. Astell Y Dirty Weekend #1a Session: Dirty Weekend (1989).
572 1 Dec 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 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 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 Any? All? Length Source Wiki? FRS Session(s) Notes
577 5 Jan N N N
578 12 Jan 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 Y N 16:02 Tony Watson Y Xentrix #1a Session: Xentrix (1989).
580 26 Jan N N N Quireboys Session: Quireboys (?)
581 2 Feb Y Y 1:02:19 + 56:50 Hal C. F. Astell Y China White #1a Session: China White (1990).
Interview: Fish.
582 9 Feb Y Y 1:59:11 Hal C. F. Astell Y The Almighty #1b Session: The Almighty (1989).
583 16 Feb Y Y 2:00:08 Hal C. F. Astell Y Concert: Britny Fox (1989).
584 23 Feb Y Y 57:47 + 59:31 Hal C. F. Astell Y Sweet Addiction #1b Session: Sweet Addiction (1989).
585 2 Mar 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 Any? All? Length Source Wiki? FRS Session(s) Notes
629 4 Jan N N N First Strike #1a Session: First Strike (1990).
630 11 Jan Y N 23:16 Andrew Gibbons Y
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 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 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 N N N Throbs Session: Throbs (?).
657 19 Jul 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 Y Y 1:02:21 + 56:36 Hal C. F. Astell Y More 'n' More #1b Session: More 'n' More (1991).
661 16 Aug 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 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 Y Y 45:46 + 45:38 + 28:50 Chris Franklin N Interviews: Skid Row, Bon Jovi, Slash.
665 13 Sep 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 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 Y Y 1:59:16 Lee Witter Y Note: End of Year Show with the Top 30 Rock Albums of the Year.

1992

# Date Any? All? Length Source Wiki? 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 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 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 Y N 46:38 + 46:38 + 36:53 Chris Franklin Y Gun #2a Session: Gun (1992).
690 6 Mar Y N 45:28 + 37:41 + 29:54
1:44:01
Chris Franklin
Paul 'Haze' Harrison
Y
N
Concert: Baby Animals (?).
691 13 Mar 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 Y Y 47:08 + 46:59 + 24:19 Chris Franklin Y Concert: Love/Hate (1992).
Note: This was a live show.
708 10 Jul Y Y 21:32 + 45:59 + 45:43 + 4:34 Chris Franklin Y Soundgarden #1a Session: Soundgarden (1992).
709 17 Jul 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 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 Y Y 45:44 + 45:40 + 28:15 Chris Franklin Y Original Sinners #1a Session: Original Sinners (1992).
Interview: Ricky Warwick.
713 14 Aug Y Y 1:31:27 + 17:44 + 8:50 Chris Franklin Y Karrallon #1b Session: Karrallon (1992).
Interview: Scott Gorham.
714 21 Aug Y N 34:43 + 36:13 Alexander Baron Y Note: broadcast live from Donington.
715 28 Aug Y N 44:13 + 47:16 Chris Franklin Y Concert: Mother's Finest (?).
716 4 Sep Y Y 49:22 + 49:12 + 24:35 Chris Franklin Y Girlschool #3b Session: Girlschool (1992).
717 11 Sep Y N 13:13
44:04 (odd files)
Iain Gallacher
Rob Aneurysm
Y
Y
Concert: Badlands (1992).
Interview: Glenn Danzig.
718 18 Sep Y Y 45:49 + 45:46 + 27:45 Chris Franklin Y Loermel #1b
Skyclad #1a
Sessions: Loermel (1992), Skyclad (1992).
719 25 Sep 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 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 Y N 48:02 + 47:59 + 27:41 Chris Franklin Y Chase #1a Session: Chase (1992).
723 23 Oct 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 Y Y 47:31 + 47:44 + 29:23 Chris Franklin N Type #1a Session: Type (1992).
726 13 Nov 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 N N N Note: No FRS because of Michael Jackson live in Bucharest.

1993

# Date Any? All? Length Source Wiki? FRS Session(s) Notes
732 1 Jan 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 Y N 12:10 Simon Cope Y Chase #1b Session: Chase (1992).
744 26 Mar Y N 40:00 Y World #1b Session: World (?).
745 2 Apr 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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