Mark Lang pops past the studio to tell us about his new single.

Playlist for Off The Record – 11 May 2019
  • celtic swingvan morrison
  • Tearing The Posters DownDick Diver
  • Danny's All-Star JointRickie Lee Jones
  • Whatcha Gonna DoThe Drifters
  • Do-Re-MiGeorgie Fame & The Blue Flames
  • Suspicious MindsElvis Presley
  • I Got My Eyes On YouHooker N Heat
  • Let's Work TogetherCanned Heat
  • Green RiverCredence Clearwater Revival
  • Born On The BayouCreedence Clearwater Revival
  • Future 40's String of PearlsEilen Jewell
  • Chain Of FoolsAretha Franklin
  • Aretha, Sing One For MeCat Power
  • CollideImogen Clark
  • The WeightAretha Franklin
  • Lil Bit of Lovin'Kutcha Edwards
  • Down City StreetsArchie Roach
  • I Feel AlrightSteve Earle
  • Radio SongThe Felice Brothers
  • Moving OnMark Lang
  • Buttons UndoneDog Trumpet
  • CrackerjackMens
  • Kissin Round CornersModel

About this program

'More old-fashioned than ever before.' John Cooper Clarke 2007

'The older I get, the better I was!' Van Dyke Parks

A music program featuring a weekly special with news, interviews, reviews and regular local and overseas correspondents including Billy Pinnell.

Off The Record won the InPress Writers' Poll for Best Radio Program in Melbourne for 2011 and 2005 and was runner-up for 2006 and 2008!! Off The Record also won the PPCA Award for Excellence In Music Programming at the 2005 National Conference of the Community Broadcasting Association of Australia for a Ry Cooder interview special about his album Chavez Ravine. The program was also a finalist in the category in 2012. A weekly one hour version of the program is broadcast on the satellite network of the CBAA to more than 45 stations across Australia.

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