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Don DeLillo, Anthony Horowitz on New Blood, Beth Orton

June 6th, 2016

Episode 1193 of 1333 episodes

In a rare interview, American novelist Don DeLillo discusses his new novel Zero K with Samira Ahmed. It explores cryogenics, immortality and death. New Blood, is the latest series from Anthony Horowitz, creator of Foyle's War and the Alex Rider novels. In it, two junior investigators for the police and the Serious Fraud Office, Rash and Stefan, are brought together on television for the first time, linked by two seemingly unrelated cases. Beth Orton has ditched the acoustic guitar and folk songs for her new album Kidsticks which is mostly composed from electronic loops, drum machines and keyboards. She describes the freedom of creating music without any expectations. Presenter: Samira Ahmed Producer: Elaine Lester.

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