So what do we play on
The biggest songs of the 50s and 60s. Mixing in those powerful memories that can only be evoked by a brilliant song.
Classic Oldies plays great music - Elvis, Beatles, Beach Boys, Stones, with a touch of Sinatra, Frankie Vaughan, Nat King Cole, soul and fifties rock 'n' roll. We play musical surprises that keep you coming back for more.
A small selection of the many songs we play....My Girl - The Temptations
The Twist - Chubby Checker
Runaway - Del Shannon
Dancing In The Street - Martha & The Vandellas
Bye Bye Love - Everly Brothers
Here Comes The Sun - Beatles
Bus Stop - The Hollies
C'mon Everybody - Eddie Cochran
My Baby Just Cares For Me - Nina Simone
At The Hop - Danny & The Juniors
It's Now Or Never - Elvis Presley
Whatever Will Be, Will Be (Que Sera, Sera) - Doris Day
Stand By Me - Ben E. King
Unchained Melody - The Righteous Brothers
Ain't that a shame - Fats Domino
Wild Thing - The Troggs
Then He Kissed Me - The Crystals
Singing the Blues - Guy Mitchell
What A Wonderful World - Louis Armstrong
Hit The Road Jack - Ray Charles
Son Of A Preacher Man - Dusty Springfield
Good Vibrations - Beach Boys
When I Fall In Love - Nat King Cole
I'm A Believer - Monkees
Unchained Melody - Righteous Brothers
(I can't get no) satisfaction - Rolling Stones
Respect - Aretha Franklin
Under The Boardwalk - Drifters
Rock Around The Clock - Bill Haley & His Comets
Sittin' On The Dock Of The Bay - Otis Redding
Mack The knife - Bobby Darin
Soul Man - Sam and Dave
The Great Pretender - Platters
Diana - Paul Anka
Bad Moon Rising - Creedence Clearwater Revival
Go Now - Moody Blues
I Can't Help Myself - Four Tops
Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow - Shirelles
Blueberry Hill - Fats Domino
Chantilly Lace - The Big Bopper
Whole Lotta Shakin' Going on - Jerry Lee Lewis
Downtown - Petula Clark
Hippy Hippy Shake - The Swinging Blue Jeans
The Wanderer - Dion
Can you name these artists?
We have given you a clue - Good Luck.
- American singer songwriter who died in an airplane crash in 1959 to be known as The Day the Music Died. Biggest hits were That'll Be the Day", "It Doesn't Matter Anymore"
- American Grammy Award winning Husband-and-wife team, some of their best work has included "River Deep - Mountain High" and "Nutbush City Limits"
- American soul singer. He is perhaps best known as the singer and co-composer of "Stand by Me" and was one of the principal lead singers of the R&B vocal group, The Drifters.
- Mary Isobel Catherine Bernadette O'Brien was her real name. Her career extended from the late 1950s to the 1990s. One of her biggest hits was "You Don't Have to Say You Love Me"American recording artist. He is commonly known as the King of Soul for his distinctive vocal abilities and influence on the modern world of music. Biggest hits include "Chain Gang", "Wonderful World"Known by the nickname The Big O, he is best known for his distinctive, powerful voice, complex compositions, and dark emotional ballads. His best know work was "Oh, Pretty Woman"Nicknamed Satchmo or Pops, was an "inventive" trumpet and cornet player. He will be remembered for "What a Wonderful World", and "We Have All the Time in the World" from the James Bond film.