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1 hour
First broadcast:
Tuesday 25 August 2009

Desmond rummages through his collection of 250,000 titles to share some good tunes, some unexpected ones and a few you may have never heard before. This week's theme invokes the nostalgia of the "wireless days".

Music Played

16 items
  • Image for The McGuire Sisters

    The McGuire Sisters Begat

    Finian's Rainbow, REPRISE, 2 47775

  • Image for Les Paul

    Les Paul Carioca

    Very Best Of Les Paul And Mary Ford, MUSIC FOR PLEASURE, MFP 5604

  • Image for Don Williams

    Don Williams Listen To The Radio

    Best Of Don Williams, MCA, MCBD 19508

  • Image for Robert Farnon

    Robert Farnon Portrait Of A Flirt

    Melody Fair, VOCALION, CDLK 4104

  • Image for Paige O'Hara / Company

    Paige O'Hara / Company Life Upon The Wicked Stage

    Showboat, EMI, CDC 7 49847

  • Image for Benny Goodman

    Benny Goodman Down South Camp Meeting

    Complete Famous Carnegie Hall Concert..., AVID, AMSC 881

  • Image for Amanda McBroom

    Amanda McBroom Carousel

    Chansons, GEKKO, GR 007CD

  • Image for Ray Stevens

    Ray Stevens Turn Your Radio On

    Subscription issue - not available

    Unforgettable Hits Of The Seventies, READERS DIGEST, RDCD 245

  • Image for Benny Hill

    Benny Hill Transistor Radio

    On Top With Benny Hill, SPECTRUM, 550 765

  • Image for Hal Cazalet / Sylvia Mcnair

    Hal Cazalet / Sylvia Mcnair You Can't Make Love By Wireless

    Land Where The Good Songs Go, HARBINGER, HCD 1091

  • Image for Royal Marines Band C In C Fleet

    Royal Marines Band C In C Fleet Imperial Echoes (Radio Newsreel)

    Admiral's Regiment, MUSIC MASTERS, MMCD 433

  • Image for Helen Reddy

    Helen Reddy Angie Baby

    Original Hits, DISKY, BA 860932

  • Image for Henry Hall

    Henry Hall Radio Times

    Pennies From Heaven, AVID, AVC 984

  • Image for Max Bygraves

    Max Bygraves Educating Archie Etc

    Max Bygraves Remembers, MOD OZ PROD, - -

  • Image for Walter Heller Orchestra

    Walter Heller Orchestra Sailing By

    Halcyon Days, WHITE LINE, CDWLS 501

  • Image for Medium Wave Band

    Medium Wave Band Radio

    , SPARK, SRL 1117


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