An actor who made his name as disc jockey, Brian established himself as the regular presenter of the BBC Light Programme shows Saturday Club and Easy Beat. These shows gave a regular dose of pop music to the younger generation at a time when at a time when it was a rare commodity on the BBC. He remained with both programmes until the start of BBC Radio 1 in 1967.
Matthew has also presented shows such as My Top 12 and the arts magazine Round Midnight.
He can currently be heard on The Sound of the Sixties, a show that he launched in 1990
Top Gear – 1964 – BBC Light Programme