It is our pleasure to welcome writer and broadcaster, David Hepworth who has been writing, broadcasting and speaking about music and media since the seventies. He was involved in the launch and editing of magazines such as Smash Hits, Q, Mojo and The Word, among many others. He was one of the presenters of the BBC rock music programme The Old Grey Whistle Test and one of the anchors of the corporations coverage of Live Aid in 1985. He has won the Editor of the Year and Writer of the Year awards from the Professional Publishers Association and the Mark Boxer award from the British Society of Magazine Editors.
David will be discussing his books Uncommon People and 1971. As heard on Radcliffe and Maconie, Danny Baker and Simon MayoFascinating from start to finish Simon Mayo, Radio 2