An Evening with… ‘Whispering’ Bob Harris OBE

An Evening with… 'Whispering' Bob Harris OBE
05 Jul 08:00 PM
Until 05 Jul, 11:00 PM 3h

An Evening with… 'Whispering' Bob Harris OBE

place The Pheasantry The Pheasantry, King's Road, London, UK expand_more
Artists
Broadcaster
Singer-Songwriter

Legendary BBC broadcaster 'Whispering' Bob shares stories from half a century at the forefront of new music and, introduces Henry Grace, one of the country’s most exciting new singer/songwriters to a London audience.

An intimate evening of story and song from Bob Harris's 50 years in broadcasting and music. 'Whispering' Bob Harris OBE has been at the very heart of UK music scene for the best part of fifty years. He has established a worldwide reputation as one of the most trusted and influential broadcasters of his generation - described by Radio Times as “...one of the greats of British contemporary music broadcasting” and by The Mail On Sunday as “a national treasure”. Few people have taken as many bands into mainstream consciousness as Bob Harris - from his groundbreaking work in 1970’s on BBC Radio 1 and the legendary Old Grey Whistle Test TV shows to his current programme Bob Harris Country on BBC Radio 2

Bob Harris is a legendary music broadcaster who has been hosting shows on BBC Radio and TV for over 50 years. He is best known for being the host of The Old Grey Whistle Test, the iconic music programme that featured performances and interviews with some of the biggest names in rock and country music, such as Dolly Parton, Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Emmylou Harris, Garth Brooks and many more. He is also the co-founder of Time Out magazine, a leading source of entertainment and culture news.

Bob Harris is a passionate advocate and supporter of country music, both in the UK and abroad. He currently presents Bob Harris Country on BBC Radio 2 every Thursday at 9 pm, where he showcases the best of new and classic country, Americana and roots music. He has interviewed and befriended some of the most influential artists in the scene, such as Shania Twain, Taylor Swift, Kacey Musgraves, Chris Stapleton and Jason Isbell. He has also helped to discover and promote many emerging talents, such as The Shires, Ward Thomas, Yola and The Wandering Hearts.

This is a rare opportunity to see and hear one of the legends of country music broadcasting in person. Don’t miss this chance to be part of an intimate and unforgettable event. Book your tickets now for An Evening with… ‘Whispering’ Bob Harris OBE!

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