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Brian Matthew presents the programme for all fans of the 1960s. With the A-Z of the Beatles, the EP Collection and the facts, figures, trivia and rarities of the decade's music.

Brian Matthew presents the programme for all fans of the music of the 1960s.
With facts, figures and trivia as well as the classic hits, rarities, instrumentals and album tracks, the selection sweeps right across the most important decade for popular music from beginning to end. Weekly features include: The A-Z of The Beatles which works its way through their entire catalogue playing every one of their recordings and reaches 'What Goes On'; 'The One Before The Hit' and 'The EP Collection' looking at the 4-track vinyl releases which featured in the dedicated EP charts - this week Billy Fury. Including records by The Temptations, The Animals, Gene Pitney, Freddie Cannon, Lonnie Mack, Bob Dylan and a tribute to the late Clinton Ford.
Sounds Of The Sixties began in 1983 and Brian has been at helm since 1990, bringing to the programme his distinctive voice and unmatchable experience of sixties pop shows.

1 hour, 55 minutes

Last on

Sat 16 Jan 2010 08:05

Music Played

  • The Allisons

    Are You Sure

    • 25 Years Of Rock'N'Roll.
    • - 1961.
  • Freddy Cannon

    Buzz Buzz a Diddle It

    • The Best Of Freddy Boom Boom Cannon.
    • Rhino.
  • The Temptations Original Lead Singers

    I Could Never Love Another (After Loving

  • Bob Dylan

    Lay Lady Lay

    • The Best Of Bob Dylan.
  • The Ian Campbell Folk Group

    The Times They Are A Changin'

    • The Songs Of Bob Dylan.
    • SEQUEL.
  • The One Before The Hit

    • Kathy Kirby

      Big Man

      • More Rarities & Lipgloss!.
      • EMI.
  • Kathy Kirby

    Dance On

    • The Complete Collection.
    • Spectrum.
  • Small Faces

    I Can't Make It

    • The Very Best Of The Small Faces.
    • METRO.
  • The Animals

    You're On My Mind

    • Don't Bring Me Down.
    • Castle.
  • Youngblood

    The Continuing Story Of Bungalow Bill

    • Brumbeat - The Story Of the 60s Midlands Sanctuary.
  • A-Z Of the Beatles

    • The Beatles

      What Goes On

      • Rubber Soul.
      • EMI.
  • Desmond Dekker & The Aces


    • Dancing On Sunshine.
  • Playing Hard To Get

    • Pacemakers

      It's Gonna Be Alright

      • A's B's & Eps.
      • EMI.
  • Jim Breedlove

    You're Following Me

    • Rare Bacharach - The Early Years.
    • Songwriter Masters.
  • Patty Michaels

    Mrs Johnny

    • The Girls of Hideaway Heaven Vol 3.
    • Columbia.
  • Mac Kissoon

    1000 Ways Of Loving You

    • Rare Mod Vol 2.
    • Acid Jazz.
  • Lonnie Mack


    • Crusin Instrumentals.
    • ACE.
  • News

    • Cliff Richard

      It'll Be Me

      • The Hit List.
      • EMI.
  • Four Tops

    I'll Turn To Stone

    • Soul Legends.
    • Universal.
  • Clinton Ford

    Run To the Door

    • Run To The Door: The Pye Anthology.
    • Castle.
  • Manfred Mann - Pretty Flamingo

  • EP Corner

    • Billy Fury

      Keep Away

      • The Ep Collection.
      • SEE FOR MILES.
  • The Radiants

    Father Knows Best

    • Birth of Soul.
    • Kent.
  • The Move

    Blackberry Way

    • The Best Of The Move.
  • Gene Pitney

    Cara Mia

    • Sings Great Ballads.
    • Castle.
  • The Turtles

    She'd Rather Be With Me

    • Million Sellers Vol.12 - The Sixtie.
    • Disky.
  • Three In A Row

    • Brenda Lee

      The Grass is Greener

      • Anthology 1956-1980.
      • MCA.
  • Connie Francis

    Second Hand Love

    • Who's Sorry Now.
    • Spectrum.
  • Dionne Warwick

    You'Ve Lost That Lovin' Feelin

    • The Definitive Dionne Warwick Collection Warner.
  • The Avons

    Seven Little Girls Sitting In The Back Seat

    • The Hits Of 1960.
    • (Various Artists).
  • The Brand

    I'm A Lover Not A Fighter

    • Maximum R&B Doin' The Mod Vol.3.
  • Jackie DeShannon

    Ain't That Love Enough

    • You Won't Forget Me.
    • Kent.
  • The Scaffold

    2 Day's Monday

    • The Best Of ......
    • EMI.
  • Cilla Black

    Love's Just A Broken Heart

    • The Hits Of 1966.
    • MFP.
  • The Glass Family

    House Of Glass

    • Nuggets.
    • Rhino.
  • The Shadows - Foot Tapper


  • Sat 16 Jan 2010 08:05

Leading Ladies of the 60s

Leading Ladies of the 60s

Lulu, Marianne, Cilla - listen to Brian Matthew speak to them all!