More from the extensive repertoire of the ever popular light classical maestro, who has given popular orchestral music a shot in the arm. 5 CD set features: Singing with Andre Rieu, Vienna Classics, Greatest Moments, Christmas Songs and Sweetest Notes Release Date: N/A
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The Old Grey Whistle Test was synonymous with quality music and although possibly best known for rock music the show maintained an amazing variety of performing artists. As part of an Old Grey Whistle Test series, this album takes a look at some of the best progressive rock musicians who appeared on the show. Featuring the likes of YES, Jethro Tull, E.L.P. and Focus, the album also includes artists who for whatever reason didn't or couldn't appear on the show, but should have. Other releases in this series include Folk, Soul, Country and Blues. Release Date: N/A
Kenneth Horne, Kenneth Williams, Hugh Paddick, Betty Marsden and Ron Moody star in the surviving 13 episodes from the very first series of the classic weekly show, the forerunner to Round the Horne. About the Author Eric Merriman (1924“2003) was a British radio and television writer, who provided material for numerous comedians including Frankie Howerd, Terry Scott and Morecambe and Wise. He wrote, originally with Barry Took and then solo, the radio series Beyond Our Ken, starring Kenneth Horne. He also was a writer for several Terry Scott vehicles, Scott on... and Happy Ever After. Barry Took (1928-2002) was born in London. An early career as a stand-up comedian and sketch writer led to his first radio script credit, for Beyond Our Ken. From there he went on to create Round the Horne with Marty Feldman, whilst on television he wrote for series including Bootsie and Snudge and The Army Game. Amongst...
Documentary about influential American rock and roll singers The Everly Brothers. The programme takes a look at their career focusing on the period between the late 1950s and early 1960s as the brothers rose to stardom with hits including 'Bye Bye Love' and 'All I Have to Do Is Dream'. As well as featuring new interview footage with surviving brother Don and archive interviews with Phil, the film also includes insight from fellow artists such as Art Garfunkel, Keith Richards and Graham Nash. Running Time: 145 minutes Region: Region 2 Subtitles: German|French|English|Portuguese|Spanish Release Date: 9 Sept. 2016
One Bright Star is the brand new album from Dominic this Autumn, and is his first ever Christmas album release. A special Christmas collection of seasonal favourites including:- Winter Wonderland, When A Child Is Born, Driving Home For Christmas, Silent Night and Christmas In Killarney. Release Date: N/A
A TV star from the age of 8 - Ricky Nelson began his career in the late 40s on his parents syndicated TV show. By the time of the Beatles invasion he had amassed 28 top 30 singles and 7 hit albums. This excellent value CD contains 30 tracks from this pioneer of rock & pop including 'Hello Mary Lou', 'Poor Little Fool', and 'Travellin' Man'.
The Best of Soul Music Soul had its roots in the 1950s when two forms of African-American music came together in a rather unlikely alliance. These were the pure yet emotional gospel sounds of the Southern Baptist church, and the more worldly, rocking approach of rhythm & blues. In 1954 Ray Charles took an old gospel song and gave it an R & B makeover to come up with I Got A Woman. For many that's where soul began. This compilation is a celebration of the best of early Soul Music. Release Date: N/A