Tim Rice's American Pie Pennsylvania
Sir Tim Rice reaches Pennsylvania, the Keystone State.
The People's Songs Y Viva Espana - The Advent of Package Holidays
How the arrival of affordable foreign holidays introduced the British public to new tastes
The People's Songs Paranoid - The Birth of Heavy Metal
How the industrial noise of the West Midlands helped give birth to a whole new genre.
The People's Songs Can't Get You Out of My Head - Manufactured Pop and Svengalis
How a diminutive Aussie soap star went from actress to diva and reinvented bubblegum pop.
The People's Songs I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor - Social Networking and iPod Culture
The burgeoning internet allows the Arctic Monkeys to turn the music business on its head.