First broadcast date: 22 February 2018
Gilles Peterson presents a weekly show based on his iconic Brownswood Basement.
This episode Gilles Peterson is joined in the Basement by one of his heroines, the multi-faceted Rickie Lee Jones, ahead of her EU tour, for a discussion about her life and an intimate live performance on vocal and guitar.
Rickie Lee Jones
Two-time Grammy winner and the 30th Greatest Women in Rock & Roll according to VH1, Rickie Lee Jones, whose album Pirates was number 49 on NPR’s list of the 150 Greatest Albums Made by Women, has had an illustrious career spanning over five decades as a musician, producer, actress and narrator. She joins Gilles ahead of her EU tour, where she makes stops in Denmark, Sweden, Ireland, France and three UK shows. Tickets are still available at rickieleejones.com.