Spencer Leigh


“On the Beat” Programmes on BBC Radio Merseyside.

On The Beat is broadcast on 95.8FM, 1485AM, Freeview 722 and digital on-line from 7pm to 8pm on Sundays. It is repeated the following Wednesday at midnight. It is also online and available on Listen Again for a month.


On The Beat No.2004, Sunday 6 October 2019

Francis Rossi of Status Quo

On The Beat No.2005, Sunday 13 October 2019

Folk singer, songwriter and guitarist Martin Simpson

On The Beat No.2006, Sunday 20 October 2019

Oh Susanna (20th anniversary of Johnstown) and Amy Goddard (CD tribute to John Stewart, Dreamers On The Rise)

On The Beat No.2007, Sunday 27 October 2019

Juke Box Jury

On The Beat, No.2008, Sunday 3 November 2019

Rock and roll journalist Barry Holley

On The Beat, No. 2009, Sunday 10 November 2019

Dennis Greaves (Nine Below Zero) and Ulf Kruger

On The Beat, No. 2010, Sunday 17 November 2019

Juke Box Jury (Bryan Biggs, David Charters, Steve Dinwoodie)

On The Beat, No. 2011, Sunday 24 November 2019

Barry Whitwam (Herman’s Hermits) and Simon Watts (book, Quadrophonia)

On The Beat, No. 2012, Sunday 1 December 2019

Keith Karlson (Mojos)