A look at the 'ghost singers' who provided the vocals for some great Hollywood stars.
3/3 In the modern era, song creation was transformed by digital technology and the computer.
2/3 Neil Brand recreates innovative recording sessions by the likes of Elvis and the Beatles.
1/3 How songs were first recorded and the listening revolution in the home that followed.
How a group of post-punk musicians took the synthesiser to the centre of the pop stage.
From street urchin to knight of the realm: the life story of British actor Norman Wisdom.
1/4 Danny Baker gives a quick brush-up on the mysterious, subterranean realms of tunnels.
Lauren Laverne hosts a discussion about the future of rock 'n' roll in the 21st century.
Len Goodman tells the story of big bands and swing music in Britain.
Biography of Nashville, the city that has been the hub of country music since 1925.