Playing tracks by
Herbie Hancock and The Blue Nile.
A programme of multiple agendas presented by William English. Today: What is this thing called love? On St Valentine's Day DJ Hybridist and William English explore love's variants through music and text: older woman, younger man, lost love, the stark reality of love's transience, love for place, the environment, nature, sons and mothers and the ultimate magnificent obsession akin to madness. Hear from RD Laing, Herbie Hancock, Anne Sexton, Abby Lincoln, Simone de Beauvoir, Claude Lanzmann, Nick Cave, Blue Nile, Roland Barthes, Laura Nyro, Erwin Mortier, Mandy Patinkin, Patrick McGuinness, Pharoah Saunders and Marc Ribot.