Category: Radio Appearances

John Lebang Show October

This John Lebang Show: October, airs first on 24 September 2017: 8.00 pm EDT on Alien X Radio. It is then syndicated on radio stations across America and the UK every day for the following week – details below. On the last Sunday of every month, author of Rock’n’Roll Unravelled, Derek Shelmerdine joins host John…


RocknRoll Unravelled Hour Sept MeridianFM

The show is based on information in Derek Shelmerdine’s book Rock’n’Roll Unravelled, which tells the story of rock’n’roll from its roots to mid-1970s punk. Not just the story of the music but also the external events which influenced it, such as the Vietnam War and the Civil Rights struggle. The stories in the RocknRoll Unravelled…


Radio Appearances Past and Future

This is a summary of all of Derek Shelmerdine’s radio appearances. Follow the links for details of all of these radio appearances: the podcasts, associated blogs and extended playlists. Radio Appearances Alien X Radio – The John Lebang Show – USA: Detroit, MI: Next appearance: September 24 …The John Lebang Show is then syndicated all…


Liverpool Scene 1960s Meridian FM

Liverpool Scene 1960s, recorded in conversation with Dave Roberts on his Music for Grown Ups, Thursday 21 September, 8.20 pm (UK) on Meridian FM Merseybeat was one of the driving forces of the first half of the 1960s. It was in the vanguard of the British Invasion of the American music scene between 1964 and…


Psychedelic Rock 1960s 24.7 The Stream

8 September 2017: Psychedelic Rock 1960s Author of Rock’n’Roll Unravelled, Derek Shelmerdine in conversation with Kiel Nesbitt. Derek will be joining Kiel around 6.00 pm (CDT) 24.7 The Stream I’ll be chatting to Kiel Nesbitt on his Bar Talk Retro show about psychedelic rock in the 1960s. We’ll be taking a look at how the…


John Lebang Show September

This John Lebang Show: September, airs first on 9 September 2017: 8.00 pm EDT on Alien X Radio. It is then syndicated on radio stations across America and the UK every day for the following week – details below. On the last Sunday of every month, author of Rock’n’Roll Unravelled, Derek Shelmerdine joins host John…


Jimi Hendrix Story Mersey Radio

18 September 2017: The Jimi Hendrix Story Author of Rock’n’Roll Unravelled, Derek Shelmerdine in conversation with Frank Carlyle. The show starts at 8.00 pm (UK), Derek joins Frank at around 9.15 pm (UK). Mersey Radio This month we’ll be looking at the life of the iconic guitarist Jimi Hendrix. From his early days in local…


Steve Marriott Story Mersey Radio

28 August 2017: The Steve Marriott Story Author of Rock’n’Roll Unravelled, Derek Shelmerdine in conversation with Frank Carlyle. The show starts at 8.00 pm (UK), Derek joins Frank at around 8.40 pm (UK). Mersey Radio This month we’ll be looking at the life of the extraordinarily talented Steve Marriott. A guitarist, singer and songwriter, we’ll…


RocknRoll Unravelled covers Music for Grown Ups

This week Derek Shelmerdine is covering for host Dave Roberts on his show Music for Grown Ups on Meridian FM, 24 August 2017. This will be Derek’s first solo radio show – and its three hours long! There will be music from Lead Belly, Genesis, MC5, Warren Zevon, The Kinks, Soft Machine, The Undertakers and…


Summer of Love BBC Radio York

50th Anniversary of the Summer of Love – 1967, a five-part series for Adam and Anna’s Afternoon Show, every day this week, around 2.40 pm, UK, Monday 21 August to Friday 25 August(UK) on BBC Radio York MONDAY – August 21 Where It All Began The first part takes a look at where it all…