Cavendish Music: Mr Thing, Chris Read and Arun Sethi

First broadcast date: 29 January 2018

This show is hosted by  Mr Thing and Chris Read of BBE, and will be joined by Arun Sethi of the Cavendish Music Libary. They will be playing hidden gems from library archives – commercially unreleased records from TV, film and radio.


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Cavendish Music is the largest independent Production Music publisher in the UK – and has one of the best library music archives in the country.

Mr Thing and Chris Read were first invited to examine the contents of the Cavendish Music archives of commercially unreleased and rare library records in 2014 as part of WhoSampled’s ‘Samplethon’ event and the pair also discovered a host of 70s library music which has not only stood the test of time, but deserves to be heard in its original form. The created a compliation album of their favourite tracks, The Library Archives , which was recently released on BBE.


Tony Kinsey – Kaleidoscope [BBE]
Sven Libaek – Misty Canyon [Peer International]
Big Band Frank Player – Sally [Happy Records]
Alan Parker and W. Parrish – Main Chance [Music de Wolf]
J Richford – Feeling Tense [Conroy Music]
Francis Coppitiers – Funky Chimes [KPM]
Yan Tregger – Black and Blue [Marignan Records]
Dick Walter – Spooky Doo [Amphonic Music Ltd]
Tom Fontaine – One Way Trip (Cool Version) [BBE]
Phill Most Chill & Chris Read – Hands Up (They Still Shoot) [Cavendish Music]
UGeorge, Audessey, Oxygen – Hunger Pains [Cavendish Music]
Chris Read – Stop Playing with My Soul [Cavendish Music]
Dominic Sands – Smile Of A stranger [Cavendish]
Trevor Duncan – Funkrund [Cavendish]
Dominic Sands – Graphic Part 2 [Cavendish]
Chris Read & Pugs Atomz – Feels Right [Bruton]
Daniel El Campeon – Untitled [KPM]
Shatter Hands – Appetite For Distraction [KPM]
The Ebbinghouse Orchestra – Colours [Bosworth]
Keith Mansfield – Hot Property [KPM]
Keith Mansfield – Morning Broadway [KPM]
Brian Bennett – Solstice [DJM]
Alan Hawkshaw – Strangelands [KPM]
Moody – Lonely Jelly [Polydor]
James Asher – Oriental Workload [Studio G]
Nick Ingman – Down Home [Music de Wolf]
Peter Dennis Orchestra – Zentih [Peer International]
Francis Weyer – No Lady [RKM]
Alan Hawkshaw – Collect [Music De Wolf]
Brian Bennett – The Prowler [Bruton]
Anthony King – Filigree Funk [Peer International]
S. Chimenti e R. Rizzati – Hot Dogs [Globe Vision]
Jack Trombey – Rock Bed 1 [BBE]
Rene Costy and Orchestra – Scrabble [Chappell]
Mark B and Blade feat. Al’Tariq – Split Personalities [Wordplay]
Roots Manuva feat. Chali 2na – Join The Dots [Big Dadda]
David Lindup – African Assignment [Bruton]
Roger Webb – Gray Sigh [Music De Wolf]

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