Since Jamie Cullum launched his jazz show on Radio 2 in April 2010, he has trawled the jazz world high and low for tunes and artists that he thinks the Radio 2 audience will enjoy. On Tuesday 20 September, he hits the jackpot, and talks with fellow jazz lover Metallica drummer, Lars Ulrich. Lars is a fan as his father was a jazz musician and Jamie loves heavy metal – what a brilliantly unexpected meeting of musical minds.
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich may seem an unusual guest, but the heavy metal artist loves jazz. Lars speaks to Jamie about his father's influence as a jazz musician, and the impact jazz artists in his home had on his future works... read more