CD: Golden Age Of Radio
A 22 track souvenir of the great days of wireless
I CD. Over 1 hour of playing time. All tracks sensitively restored and digitally remastered.
Remember the days long before television, when radio really was king? When voices like Anne Shelton, Vera Lynn and Winston Churchill himself ruled the airwaves, ringing with reassurance, optimism and determination? Gathered here are a host of the golden love songs, comedy tunes and dance band numbers that helped lighten hearts and lift spirits day after day on the BBC’s Home Service and Forces Programme.
Tracks include: Coming In On A Wing And A Prayer - Anne Shelton, Serves You Right (You Shouldn't Have Joined) – George Formby, Cocktails For Two - Spike Jones, Whispering Grass– The Ink Spots, Chattanooga Choo Choo – Glenn Miller, Churchill Wartime Speech: Unconditional Surrender - The Rt. Hon. Winston Churchill, Moonlight Becomes You - Bing Crosby, You Made Me Love You - Harry James, Be Like The Kettle And Sing - Vera Lynn, At The Woodchopper's Ball - Joe Loss, Change Partners – Fred Astaire, and more ...
- Cat no: GLMY103
- Barcode: 5060088440032