Sunday Feature is a Documentary programme.


Sunday Feature

Sally Marlow investigates why hundreds of jazz musicians turned to heroin in the post-war period, exploring the contribution they made to the science of addiction. Sally hears from musicians of that period, travels to a drug treatment institution-cum-prison in Lexington in Kentucky and explains that a recording of a concert - given by famous inmates - in the late 1960s - has survived.

Genre: Documentary

Running Time: 45 minutes (approx)

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It's next showing on BBC Radio Three Tomorrow, 6:45pm. See more...

Main Cast

Image for Nicky HensonNicky Henson
John Dougall
Jamie Glover
Eleanor Tremain
Peter Marinker
John Lightbody