Music aficionado and band leader Colin Aitchison presents the musicians who were the huge, million-selling recording stars of an often forgotten era.
Before Bruno Mars, there was Bing Crosby, before the likes of Adele, there was Billie Holiday ... and before Justin Bieber ... well, where to start!?!
There’s some terrific music and stories from the ‘20s, ‘30s, ‘40s and ‘50s, plus a few laughs!
(Every Sunday, 8.30am-9am )
This week Colin's cheeks turn Cherry Pink as he takes on that most famous of cha-cha-cha's.
We hear from a fantastic wartime service orchestra from the UK, the mambo king and top clarinetist Kenny Martin joins in for a chat.