Year: 2001
Running time: 29 min.
Language: English
Director: Paul Pierrot

Synopsis: Jukebox Heroes was a series by Paul Pierrot Productions, made for the BBC and shown over late Summer in 2000.  The series included diverse artists from Petula Clark and Alma Gogan, through Billy Fury and the Small Faces, to Badfinger and Ian Dury. 

Mark Lamarr acts as narrator to give a tribute to some of the legendary pop artists from the 50's and 60's many are true pioneers who contribution to music are long forgotten. This episodes looks at the kings of the Mods, the Small Faces and gives an all to brief insight in to the world of Steve Marriott, Ronnie Lane, Ian McLaglen and Kenny Jones and how the band developed an R&B style only to find themselves pigeonholed as pop stars. Features interviews with surviving members McLaglen and Jones.

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