Kevin Howlett

Profile:
UK Radio Producer, Writer, Managing Director.
Since 1981, Kevin has produced programmes for BBC Radios 1, 2 and 4. He has received 23 Sony Radio Award nominations and won four Golds for his productions. In 1996, he was nominated for a Grammy Award for the album The Beatles Live At The BBC. He also writes books and album sleeve notes. He has been interviewed many times on radio, TV and social media. He left the BBC in 1995 to establish the independent production company Howlett Media Productions. From April 1998 to July 2016, Kevin Howlett/Howlett Media Productions produced the weekly BBC Radio 2 programme Paul Gambaccini with America’s Greatest Hits. He has also produced a variety of documentary programmes for the network about artists ranging from Larry Adler and Nigel Kennedy to Elvis Presley and Johnny Cash. He produced the acclaimed series Jac Holzman's Elektra Story and Music In The Air: A History Of Music Radio.

He has written the booklet essays for all fourteen of The Beatles’ albums remastered in 2009. He wrote the notes and produced the ‘Fly On The Wall’ bonus disc for the 2003 Beatles remixed album Let It Be ...Naked. He wrote the essays for The Beatles' albums Live At The BBC (1994) and On Air - Live At The BBC Volume 2 (2013 - also executive producer). He is the author of six Beatles books. The most recent are The Beatles: The BBC Archives 1962 - 1970 and, included in vinyl LP box sets, The Beatles In Stereo and The Beatles In Mono.
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Kevin Howlett Discography Tracks

Writing & Arrangement

EVADOC3 Kevin Howlett - Impressions - An Hour's Radio Programme album art Eva Cassidy Eva Cassidy - Impressions - An Hour's Radio Programme(CD, Promo) Hot Records (2), Blix Street Records, Didgeridoo Records EVADOC3 Australia 2004 Sell This Version
060255745530, PCS 7027 Kevin Howlett - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band - Sgt. Peppers Gift Box Anniversary Edition album art The Beatles The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band - Sgt. Peppers Gift Box Anniversary Edition(Box, Gif + CD, Album, RE, RM, RP) Apple Records, Parlophone, BandUP!, Universal Music Group, Apple Records, Parlophone, BandUP!, Universal Music Group 060255745530, PCS 7027 Brazil 2017 Sell This Version

Production

CN 3970 Kevin Howlett - The Beatles At The Beeb album art The Beatles The Beatles - The Beatles At The Beeb(2xLP, Mono, Transcription) BBC Transcription Services CN 3970 UK 1982 Sell This Version
CN 4704/S Kevin Howlett - At The Beeb album art The Rolling Stones / Elton John The Rolling Stones / Elton John - At The Beeb(3xLP, Transcription) BBC Transcription Services CN 4704/S UK 1986 Sell This Version
Kevin Howlett - I Think I Love You album art Voice Of The Beehive Say It and 1 more… Voice Of The Beehive - I Think I Love You London Records, London Records UK 1991 Sell This Version
NORMAL 148 CD, 500 003-2 Kevin Howlett - Time Considered As A Helix Of Semi-Precious Stones The BBC Sessions 1979 - 1984 album art The Comsat Angels The Comsat Angels - Time Considered As A Helix Of Semi-Precious Stones The BBC Sessions 1979 - 1984(CD, Comp) Normal, Crisis, RPM Records (2) NORMAL 148 CD, 500 003-2 Europe 1992 Sell This Version
Kevin Howlett - 99.9 F° album art Suzanne Vega In Liverpool (Live On BBC) Suzanne Vega - 99.9 F° (Single) A&M Records US 1992 Sell This Version
Kevin Howlett - Salad Daze album art The Mission The Mission - Salad Daze (Comp, Album) Nighttracks USA & Canada 1994 Sell This Version
TCD 0709 Kevin Howlett - At The Beeb album art Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin - At The Beeb(CD, Transcription) BBC Transcription TCD 0709 UK 1994 Sell This Version
828 980-2 Kevin Howlett - Evergreen album art Echo & The Bunnymen Back Of Love (08-02-82) Echo & The Bunnymen - Evergreen(CD, Album + CD + Ltd) London Records 828 980-2 UK & Europe 1997 Sell This Version
Kevin Howlett - The BBC Sessions album art Loudon Wainwright III Loudon Wainwright III - The BBC Sessions (Album, Comp) BBC Music, Strange Fruit UK 1998 Sell This Version
TND 200 Kevin Howlett - The BBC Sessions album art Loudon Wainwright III Loudon Wainwright III - The BBC Sessions(CD, Album) True North Records TND 200 Canada 2000 Sell This Version
Kevin Howlett - BBC Sessions album art Cream (2) Cream (2) - BBC Sessions (Album) Polydor, Chronicles US 2003 Sell This Version
Kevin Howlett - Let It Be... Naked album art The Beatles The Beatles - Let It Be... Naked (Comp, Album) Parlophone, Apple Records Russia 2003 Sell This Version
EVADOC3 Kevin Howlett - Impressions - An Hour's Radio Programme album art Eva Cassidy Eva Cassidy - Impressions - An Hour's Radio Programme(CD, Promo) Hot Records (2), Blix Street Records, Didgeridoo Records EVADOC3 Australia 2004 Sell This Version
none Kevin Howlett - Living In A Material World (Radio Special) album art George Harrison George Harrison - Living In A Material World (Radio Special)(CDr, Promo) EMI none Greece 2006 Sell This Version
88697041782 Kevin Howlett - Zip Style Method - Expanded Edition album art John Cooper Clarke Night People (Radio 1 Live Version) and 2 more… John Cooper Clarke - Zip Style Method - Expanded Edition(CD, Album, RM) Sony BMG Music Entertainment 88697041782 UK 2007 Sell This Version
8122-79901-7 Kevin Howlett - Crystal Days 1979 - 1999 album art Echo & The Bunnymen No Hands (John Peel Session) Echo & The Bunnymen - Crystal Days 1979 - 1999(4xCD, RM + Box, Comp) Rhino Records (2) 8122-79901-7 Europe 2008 Sell This Version
530 8187 Kevin Howlett - Live At The BBC album art The Mission Butterfly On A Wheel and 1 more… The Mission - Live At The BBC(3xCD, Comp + Box) Mercury, Universal Music Catalogue 530 8187 UK 2008 Sell This Version
Kevin Howlett - Magical Mystery Tour album art The Beatles The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour (Album, Comp) Apple Records (3) Russia 2009 Sell This Version
none Kevin Howlett - Peel Sessions 2 1981-1985 album art The Cure The Cure - Peel Sessions 2 1981-1985(LP, Comp, Unofficial) Alone In A Crowd none 2011 Sell This Version
0888072338401 Kevin Howlett - Here's Little Richard album art Little Richard Little Richard - Here's Little Richard(CD, Album, Enh, RE, RM) Specialty 0888072338401 Europe 2012 Sell This Version
The Beatles The Beatles - On Air - Live At The BBC Volume 2 (Album) Apple Records, Universal Music Japan 2013 Sell This Version
FBN 9 CD Kevin Howlett - Swimming album art The Names The Names - Swimming(CD, Album, RE) Factory Benelux FBN 9 CD Belgium 2013 Sell This Version
BBCCDEP Kevin Howlett - On Air - Live At The BBC Volume 2 album art The Beatles The Beatles - On Air - Live At The BBC Volume 2(CD, EP, Mono, Promo, Smplr) Apple Records, BBC, Universal Music Catalogue BBCCDEP UK 2013 Sell This Version