The Poet - The Rocker - the Phil Lynott Story - BBC Radio Music Documentary - cheops
A retrospective presented by James Nesbitt in which those closest to him remember Phil Lynott's work and life.
Lynott, the heart and soul of Thin Lizzy, remains a unique black and Irish rock icon whose influence continues to this day.
Contributors include his mother Philomena, Midge Ure and Gary Moore.
Two episodes of approximately thirty minutes each.
This program won the Silver Music Special Award at the 2007 Sony Radio Academy Awards.
"A perfect way of commemorating the 20th anniversary of the death of one of our very own rock icons. James Nesbitt presented brilliantly and combined his love of the music with a truly personal and unique insight to his life through the words of Phil's mother, creating a programme of the highest quality. The Poet, The Rocker was unmissable radio for anyone with a passion for music, life and rock n roll."
Producer: Mik Wilkojc
Executive Producer: Mark Goodier
First broadcast in November 2007 on BBC Radio 2.
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