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Desert Island Discs

BBC Radio 4
Personal JournalsSociety & Culture

Eight tracks, a book and a luxury: what would you take to a desert island? Guests share the soundtrack of their lives.


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  • Amazing

    So interesting and I love the music more

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    bag .22
    United Kingdom2 months ago
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    2 months ago
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    Classics? Choice of woke rubbish. Avoid this episode

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    United Kingdom2 months ago
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