Category: Radio Appearances

Classic Christmas Singles BBC Radio York

Stories Behind the Classic Christmas Singles BBC Radio York 18 to 22 December 2017: Every day this week at 1.40 pm (UK). Adam and Anna’a Afternoon Show BBC Radio York 12.00 to 4.00 pm (UK), Monday to Friday. Derek Shelmerdine is a guest on Adam Tomlinson and Anna Wallace’s Afternoon Show all this week and…


RocknRoll Unravelled Hour Dec Meridian FM

More background stories for the events, people and recordings from rock’n’roll’s roots to mid-1970s punk, in this month’s RocknRoll Unravelled Hour the stories include: The Rolling Stones, Altamont and the spiritual end of the 1960s. To see the whole Gimme Shelter documentary film of the Altamont concert. On This Day (the show date 14 December…


Glyn Johns Story Meridian FM

The Glyn Johns Story, tells the story of one of the most prolific engineers/producers in rock’n’roll history; recorded in conversation with Dave Roberts on his Music for Grown Ups, Thursday 14 December, 8.20 pm (UK) on Meridian FM Glyn Johns has certainly made his mark as one of the most sought after rock’n’roll engineers/producers. He…


RocknRoll Story Part 2 Meridian FM

Part 2 of Derek Shelmerdine‘s Story of Rock’n’Roll – from its roots, to mid-1970s punk. All of the stories can be found in his book Rock’n’Roll Unravelled. This is the concluding part of the story. Derek Shelmerdine is covering for host Tim Waters on his show Off the Beaten Track on Meridian FM, 14 December…


John Lebang Show Festive Special 2017

This month’s John Lebang Show Festive Special 2017: will be spread across both John’s first and second hour shows! The first hour debuts on 25 November: 8.00 pm EST on Alien X Radio The second hour debuts on 26 November: 8.00 pm EST on Alien X Radio Both hours are then syndicated on radio stations…


Krautrock Story Meridian FM

The Krautrock Story, recorded in conversation with Dave Roberts on his Music for Grown Ups, Thursday 30 November, 8.20 pm (UK) on Meridian FM Krautrock was the name coined by the British music press for the emergence of electronic music in Germany in the late 1960s. Bands such as Amon Duul, Can and Kraftwerk emerged…


RocknRoll Unravelled Hour Nov Meridian FM

The stories in this month’s RocknRoll Unravelled Hour include: Fats Domino’s a contender to have recorded the first rock’n’roll record, how the Who came together, Buddy Holly before the Crickets and much more… 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…


RocknRoll Story Part 1 Meridian FM

This is Part 1 of Derek Shelmerdine‘s Story of Rock’n’Roll – from its roots, to mid-1970s punk. All of the stories can be found in his book Rock’n’Roll Unravelled. The concluding, Part 2 follows on 14 December. Derek Shelmerdine is covering for host Tim Waters on his show Off the Beaten Track on Meridian FM,…


Clarence Frogman Henry Story Mersey Radio

Every month author of Rock’n’Roll Unravelled, Derek Shelmerdine joins Frank Carlyle to chat about a little bit of rock’n’roll history. The show starts at 8.00 pm (UK), Derek will be joining Frank and his studio guests at around 8.40 pm (UK). Mersey Radio 27 November 2017: The Clarence Frogman Henry Story This month we’ll be…


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…