BBC Radio 4: Howzat For An Album Of Anthems

June 2009: The "Today" programme's Colin Paterson examines why there hasn't been more sucessful cricket songs..


Howzat For An Album Of Anthems?

Why aren’t there more songs about cricket? Neil Hannon, of band The Divine Comedy, has teamed up with Dublin singer Thomas Walsh to record a whole album of cricket songs, called The Duckworth Lewis Method. Entertainment reporter Colin Paterson, the 2006 Daily Telegraph Fantasy Cricket champion, went along to see why the collection is being made.

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BBC Radio 4 - The "Today" programme. - Colin Paterson

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