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‘Tracks of My Years’ on BBC Radio 2

Posted on 25 Sep 2020

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Coinciding with the publication of the fifth Cormoran Strike novel, Troubled Blood, J.K. Rowling has been sharing the ‘tracks of her years’ with Ken Bruce, on BBC Radio 2. 

In the programme she talks about what each of the ten tracks mean to her, the joy of writing the Cormoran Strike novels, the television adaptations, and how Troubled Blood is her favourite Strike novel so far.

Hear the tracks and interview with Ken Bruce, here:

Day 1 – 2.08’55 – https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/m000mrlq

Kate Bush – Cloudbusting
Emilie Sande – Heaven

Day 2 – 2.08’20 – https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/m000mr45

Big Country – In a Big Country
Joni Mitchell – Court and Spark

Day 3 – 2.09’25 – https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/m000mq3f

The Jimi Hendrix Experience – All Along the Watchtower
Dennis Wilson – River Song

Day 4 – 2.09 52’    – https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/m000mt2p

First Aid Kid
Led Zeppelin – Ramble On

Day 5 – 2’09  – https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/brand/b006wr34

Bill Withers – Ain’t no Sunshine
Brand New Heavies – Dream on Dreamer