This in-depth documentary examines how dance music became so dominant that you can find it just around anywhere on the … [ Read More ]
One of the biggest music awards in Britain is presented live tonight, with Annie Mac hosting the ceremony.
This show looks at the making of Amy Winehouse’s Back to Black.
Drummers may be the most derided and joked-about members of bands, but this four-part series shows just how much work … [ Read More ]
The African-American stand-up comic takes a listen to the music that is being formed on the American-Mexican border.
It’s not so much girls as boys on film tonight as BBC Four devotes tonight to the eighties band.
BBC Four tonight devotes itself to the Beeb’s music festival from Belfast.
The man behind the tasks on Taskmaster gets to be centre stage with this show, along with his band.
The music show returns for its 52nd series.
While Jeff Beck is probably most known in public for the song “Hi-Ho Silver Lining”, among musicians he is considered … [ Read More ]
In the 1970s and 80s The Old Grey Whistle Test was one of the most influential music programmes on British … [ Read More ]
Jack Whitehall presents the awards ceremony which seems to be more famous for when things go wrong.
Am I the only one who sees this title and thinks that in the UK, it should end with the … [ Read More ]
You may have noticed that a certain sci-fi film franchise has been in the news again. Thus BBC Four is … [ Read More ]
The annual variety show returns with Miranda Hart acting as host.
This documentary follows a musician whose life was both joyous and tragic.
This show represents one of my pet peeves: annual review shows that are on before the year is out.
Laibach are an avant-garde rock group from Slovenia (originally Yugoslavia), noted for using totalitarian imagery in their work. Perhaps it … [ Read More ]
This three-part documentary series sees the Grammy-award winning jazz and soul star examining how singing has changed over the past … [ Read More ]
BBC One is broadcasting a prime-time live music show. What could possibly go wrong?
This documentary profiling George Michael was something the pop star was working on himself before his untimely death last Christmas.
Opera is today something so connected with class that it is hard for us to see how influential a movement … [ Read More ]
Reflecting on his own musical career, Nile Rodgers explains how music has shaped his life from the first time he … [ Read More ]
When it comes to pirate radio, most people will probably think of the 1960s and DJs on ships like Radio … [ Read More ]