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.

John Cooper Clarke, poet July 21, 2019
John Cooper Clarke, poet, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Marcus Wareing, chef July 14, 2019
Marcus Wareing, chef, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne
Sue Biggs, DG of the RHS, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne
Jared Diamond, academic and writer, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne
Emily Eavis, festival co-organiser, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Nitin Sawhney, musician, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne
Professor Monica McWilliams shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Lubaina Himid, artist June 2, 2019
Lubaina Himid, artist, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne
Derren Brown, illusionist, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Pat McGrath, make-up artist, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne
Louis Theroux May 12, 2019
Louis Theroux, film-maker, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Another chance to hear Tracey Emin's Desert Island Discs, first broadcast November 2004
Sue Lawley's castaway is astrophysicist Professor Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell.
Another chance to hear Mary Berry's Desert Island Discs from 2012
Another chance to hear Paralympian and broadcaster Ade Adepitan interviewed in 2012
Another chance to listen to the comedian, Ricky Gervais speaking to Kirsty Young in 2007
Martin Freeman, actor March 31, 2019
Martin Freeman, actor, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne
Jacqueline de Rojas shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Marlon James, writer March 17, 2019
Marlon James, writer, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Dame Esther Rantzen shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.