Spencer Leigh


“On the Beat” Programmes on BBC Radio Merseyside.

On The Beat is broadcast on 95.8FM and 1485AM , from 7pm to 8pm on Sundays. It is also online and available on Listen Again for a month.

On The Beat No 1939, Sunday 1 July  7-8pm
Blues guitarist Walter Trout

On The Beat No 1940, Sunday 8 July 2018, 7-8pm
Juke Box Jury with Pete Cowley, Dave Donnelly and Melissa Storey on the panel

On The Beat No 1941, Sunday 15 July  7-8pm
Graham Nash

On The Beat No 1942, Sunday 22 July 2018, 7-8pm
Sara Cohen and Rob Kronenberg, authors of Liverpool’s Musical Landscapes

On The Beat No 1943, Sunday 29 July 2018, 7-8pm
Elio Pace and Joan Armatrading

On The Beat No 1944, Sunday 5 August 2018, 7-8pm
Jeremy Cunningham of The Levellers

On The Beat No 1945, Sunday 12 August 2018, 7-8pm
Rock’n’roll pianist Mike Byrne and Chris Eley on the new Billy Fury with strings album

On The Beat No 1946, Sunday 19 August 2018, 7-8pm
Peter Phillips, grandson of Percy Phillips

On The Beat No 1947, Sunday 26 August 2018, 7-8pm
Kenneth Womack, biographer of George Martin, Linda Easton (Apple Scruff, part-time curator Paul McCartney’s childhood home) and Chris Purcell (filmmaker, why Don’t We Do It The Road)

On The Beat No 1948, Sunday 2 September 2018, 7-8pm
Chan Romero and Mark Guerrero

On The Beat No 1949, Sunday 9 September 2018, 7-8pm
Steven Page (Barenaked Ladies) and Ethan Johns

On The Beat No 1950, Sunday 16 September 2018, 7-8pm
Duane Eddy

On The Beat No 1951, Sunday 23 September 2018, 7-8pm
Beth Rowley