Desert Island Discs

by BBC · · · · 156 subscribers

Eight tracks, a book and a luxury: what would you take to a desert island? Guests share the soundtrack of their lives.

Martin Lewis, financial campaigner, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Music chosen by listeners that has been special to them during the weeks of lockdown
Professor Dame Elizabeth Anionwu shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Charles Hazlewood, conductor, shares the soundtrack of his life. With Lauren Laverne.
Sinead Burke, disability rights activist and teacher, shares the soundtrack of her life.
Simon Armitage, Poet Laureate, shares the soundtrack of his life. With Lauren Laverne.
Lauren Laverne's castaway is the artist Lubaina Himid.
Lauren Laverne's castaway is the poet John Cooper Clarke.
Michael Parkinson's castaways are the restaurateurs Albert and Michel Roux (from 1986).
Kirsty Young's castaway is the writer Jilly Cooper (broadcast in July 2016).
Brian Cox, actor March 29, 2020
Brian Cox, actor, shares the soundtrack of his life. With Lauren Laverne.
Dame Helena Morrissey, campaigner, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Daniel Radcliffe, actor March 15, 2020
Daniel Radcliffe, actor, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne
Chris Riddell, illustrator and author, shares the soundtrack of his life.
Dorothy Byrne, journalist, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Melanie C Feb. 23, 2020
Melanie C, singer and Spice Girl, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Ian Wright, former footballer, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Zoe Ball, broadcaster Feb. 9, 2020
Zoe Ball, broadcaster, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne
Sonita Alleyne shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne
Anne Enright, writer Jan. 26, 2020
Anne Enright, writer, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.