Prisoner Soul BBC Radio 4 - Sat 13 April 2013

 by Larry Semmins      views   2781   comments 11 in Soul News Past on

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On BBC Radio 4 next Saturday morning.
http://www.bbc.co.uk...rammes/b01rtzdx

hope this is of interest.

Steve

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Over on the East Coast, in New Jersey's Rahway prison, Reginald Haynes was another inmate with a similar initiative. Reginald was spotted at a convict talent show by established music producer George Kerr and a group now known as The Legendary Escorts was formed. Reginald tells the extraordinary story of how the group's first album was produced, and of the changes the scheme would bring to his later life on the outside.


Duration: 30 minutes
First broadcast: Saturday 13 April 2013



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garswoodApr 07 2013 06:52 PM

looking forward to hearing this, didn't know the story of The Escorts and how they were formed, should be very interesting, thanks for the heads up

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ey up, thar knows what thar can do dunt yer



chalkyApr 07 2013 08:27 PM

Thanks for that, looks interesting......

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Getting spins again



polyveltsApr 07 2013 10:22 PM

This looks great, hope Power of attorney get a mention - great group !

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mikeApr 07 2013 10:49 PM

fine pass on  Larry

have upped it to the front page news   :thumbsup:

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soulontopApr 10 2013 05:26 PM

sounds good will be tuning in


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Future Classic



Matt MaleApr 10 2013 09:08 PM

Heard the advert for it and the music was pretty good, driving funky late 60s early 70s.


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soulechoesApr 12 2013 06:09 PM

Freeview box set to record :)


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Just one more record Ma'am



Steve GApr 13 2013 06:52 PM

Listened to it in the car this morning. Very interesting. Recommended.


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MrsWoodsrulesApr 13 2013 07:19 PM

listened this morning, was just about to get up, kept me in bed glued to the radio, superb.

Bravo R4, once again.

 

Aid.

 

Edit: Mind you, I'm entertained and fascinated with the Shipping forecast.


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CoolnotesMay 17 2013 06:59 AM

Soul as a form of rehabilitation - I'll buy into that. Perhaps we can persuade the Probation Service to adopt it over here.. if Chris Grayling hasn't destroyed it completely .

 

Keeping  the Faith and Keeping Straight . !!


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mikeOct 29 2013 04:28 AM

repeated complete with listen now link etc

 

 

http://www.soul-sour...-prisoner-soul/

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