On-demand recommendations

This month

The Toffee Tip

The Toffee Tip
45mins
BBC iPlayer

Semi-autobiographical childhood adventure comedy, written, directed by and featuring Johnny Vegas. Money is...

Mitch Benn Specials

Radio Times Choice
Mitch Benn Is the Fat Pink Duke
30mins
BBC iPlayer

The musical satirist explores the music of David Bowie and his legacy, while also revealing his own personal...

When Elvis Met the Beatles

When Elvis Met the Beatles
57mins
BBC iPlayer

Drama inspired by the secret meeting between Elvis Presley and the Beatles, marking the 50th anniversary of it...

Johnnie Walker Meets Rod Stewart

Johnnie Walker Meets Rod Stewart
57mins
BBC iPlayer

Johnnie talks to the performer and songwriter about his life, with topics including his family, football and...

Sound of Cinema

Hammer!
27mins
BBC iPlayer

Matthew Sweet explores the music of the iconic Hammer Films production company, including scores by composers...

Peter Blake: Me and Ian Dury

Peter Blake: Me and Ian Dury
60mins
BBC iPlayer

A celebration of Ian Dury with Sir Peter Blake, looking over his life and career.

Elvis's Suitcase of 78s

Elvis's Suitcase of 78s
57mins
BBC iPlayer

In 1968 Elvis selected some of his favourite records to put on a reel tape, and Chris Isaak visits Nashville to...

Mitch Benn Specials

The Freewheelin' Mitch Benn
30mins
BBC iPlayer

Mitch Benn looks at how Bob Dylan changed what it is to be a songwriter, a rock star and, more than anyone,...

The David Byrne Radio Show

The David Byrne Radio Show
120mins
BBC iPlayer

The eclectic musician selects personal music choices from around the globe, including some of the artists he has...

Friday Night Is Music Night

Friday Night Is Music Night
117mins
BBC iPlayer

Suzy Klein presents a special Prom for children celebrating the Ten Pieces, a project launched by the BBC that...

BBC Proms 2015

Prom 50: Bach: Goldberg Variations
75mins
BBC iPlayer

AndrĂ¡s Schiff performs JS Bach's Goldberg Variations, live from the BBC Proms at the Royal Albert Hall....

Global Beats

Cuban Overture
49mins
BBC iPlayer

Cuba has an astonishing new generation of experimental musicians, eager to be heard by the wider world. Gilles...

Philip Glass: Taxi Driver

Philip Glass: Taxi Driver
30mins
BBC iPlayer

Philip Glass revisits his parallel lives in 1970s New York - driving a taxicab through threatening twilight...

Sound of Cinema

The Sound of Hitchcock
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Matthew Sweet introduces concert performances by the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Timothy...