Why has Procol Harum's surreal track remained enduringly popular for over 50 years?
A Whiter Shade of Pale by Procol Harum
Prelude a l'Apres Midi d'un Faune by Debussy
People share stories of how Debussy's beautiful prelude has affected their lives.
God Only Knows
How the Beach Boys classic God Only Knows touches souls wherever it is played.
How Cyndi Lauper's 1980s ballad True Colors has inspired people around the world.
Personal stories of Joni Mitchell's song River, from her 1971 album Blue.
Shine On You Crazy Diamond
Shine On You Crazy Diamond by Pink Floyd
Schubert’s B-Flat Piano Sonata D960
Personal stories of Schubert’s last Piano Sonata
This classic tune was written by Charlie Chaplin for the film Modern Times.
Let the River Run
The story of how a classic 80’s movie song became an anthem for a new generation.
Back to Black
How Amy Winehouse's music has helped so many young people.
Streets of London by Ralph McTell
50 years after it was first recorded, Ralph McTell and others discuss Streets of London.
Emma Borthwick sits in (22/07/2019)
Emma Borthwick sits in. A down-to-earth look at all that's arty in Cumbria.
Philip Dodd is in conversation with American author James Ellroy.
Brown Girl Do it Too
Mobeen joins forces with the girls from Brown Girl Do It Too to bust taboos around sex.
Sir John Eliot Gardiner: Restoring early music
Classical conductor John Eliot Gardiner brings a 275 year old Handel work to a new stage
Sarah Brett with late night discussion on the issues and stories that matter to you.