Sunday, September 30, 2012


Get your DVRs, etc ready.  Here's the score for this week, so far:

Tuesday Oct 2:
Later... with Jools Holland
BBC 2 and BBC HD

Wednesday Oct 3:
Kenny Everett Night on BBC 4
Top of the Pops featuring ELO performing Showdown from 11 Oct 1973
Starting at 8pm
(thanks Jim Hoban at ELO Network)

Friday Oct 5:
Steve Wright in the Afternoon
BBC Radio 2
sometime between 2-5pm

Mr. Blue Sky - The Story of Jeff Lynne and ELO, ELO Live at Wembley 1978, Rock Family Trees, and the new Live from Bungalow Palace
Beginning at 9pm

Extended replay of Later... with Jools Holland
BBC 2 and BBC HD

Now PalladiaHD will be airing Mr. Blue Sky - The Story of Jeff Lynne and ELO for those of us in the USA:
Sunday, October 07     9:00 PM
Monday, October 08     12:00 AM
Tuesday, October 09    2:00 PM
Tuesday, October 09    10:00 PM
Friday, October 12     7:00 PM
Tuesday, October 16    1:00 AM
Sunday, October 21     9:00 AM

Lynn Hoskins at Showdown, the Official ELO Mailing List confirming that there will at least be a DVD of the Mr. Blue Sky documentary perhaps around Christmas or shortly after.


Chippa said...

On 11-7-12, Jeff Lynne will be the guest on the Rockline radio show.

swarlock said...

Will have to upgrade my DirecTV receiver to get this channel.

Dr Ollie said...

Long Wave is album of the week on BBC Radio 2 this week as well. Ken Bruce is playing a track from it each day and you can listen again to it on the iPlayer. Here's the first one from today where he played So Sad (about 1 hour 50 mins into the show):

Anonymous said...

Full UK TV and radio appearances now available on