Category: Radio Appearances

John Lebang Show Halloween Special 2017

This John Lebang Show: October, airs first on 29 October 2017: 8.00 pm EDT on Alien X Radio. It is then syndicated on radio stations across America, the UK and Australia 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…


RocknRoll Unravelled on Music 4 Grown Ups 2

This week Derek Shelmerdine is covering for host Dave Roberts on his show Music for Grown Ups on Meridian FM, 26 October 2017. This will be Derek’s second solo radio show – and its three hours long! There will be music from Cream, Jr Walker, Muddy waters, James Brown, Gram Parsons, Brewers Droop and a…


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: 26 November Syndicated all the following week on radio stations…


Jackie Wilson Story Mersey Radio

23 October 2017: The Jackie Wilson 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 8.15 pm (UK). Mersey Radio This month we’ll be looking at the life and times of R&B and soul giant Jackie Wilson. From his early…


Andrew Loog Oldham Story Meridian FM

The Andrew Loog Oldham Story, recorded in conversation with Dave Roberts on his Music for Grown Ups, Thursday 5 October, 8.20 pm (UK) on Meridian FM The Andrew Loog Oldham story is one of the cornerstones of 1960s rock’n’roll. He started off in the 1960s fashion world in London and formed his own PR company…


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…


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…