Results, information and videos from the Eurovision Song Contest 2015, held in Vienna, Austria.
A tribute to the career of British singer and songwriter, the late Lynsey de Paul, including videos of her most well-known songs.
A wander through the back catalogue of Kate Bush songs to reveal five of the best singles from this creative and beguiling singer.
A nostalgic recollection of Irwin Allen's sci-fi television show from the 1960s, Land of the Giants.
A detailed list of the 10 songs that sold the most copies in the UK during 1982.
The year 1972 saw two singles by Paul McCartney and Wings banned by the BBC in the UK: Hi, Hi, Hi and Give Ireland Back to the Irish.
These are some of the best love songs of the 21st century...so far!
Information, results and videos from the Eurovision Song Contest 2014, held in Copenhagen, Denmark.
An easy recipe for quickly creating a delicious chocolate cake: just make it in a mug!
A personal review of the Belkin F5L001 laptop cooling pad.
A personal collection of ten of the best songs released by Rod Stewart, either as a soloist or as part of a group.
A collection of some of the great reggae tracks released by Trojan Records over the years.
A list of 10 famous heartbreak songs. Do you have one of your own? Can you add to the list?
All about the 2013 Eurovision Song Contest held in Malmö, Sweden including videos for each of the 39 countries represented.
These are the 10 best songs to win the Eurovision Song Contest. Do you agree?
A look at the era when David Bowie was Ziggy Stardust and helped define the British glam rock genre of the 1970s.
A compilation of love songs interpreted by popular music legend and singer, Diana Ross
National Peanut Brittle Day is celebrated on January 26 and is an ideal time to make your own, or enjoy some, peanut brittle.
Information about The 2012 Eurovision Song Contest held in Baku, Azerbaijan including videos for each of the 42 countries represented.
Information and videos concerning the Christmas carol In the Bleak Midwinter, with words by Christina Rossetti and music by both Holst and Darke.
An appreciation of the song I Believe in Father Christmas by singer Greg Lake.
A nostalgic trip back to a time when the Top 40 show was called Pick of the Pops and presented by one of the UK's finest DJs, Alan Freeman.
Dusty Springfield was one of the leading female singers of the 1960s and here we celebrate her hit songs from that era and beyond.
A tribute to Christopher Lee's legendary interpretation of literature's and the movie's most famous vampire, Dracula.
A look at the singing career of Polly Brown and her former band, Pickettywitch.
A tribute to Amy Winehouse, the talented British singer who died in July, 2011.
A look at the career of the Motown vocal group The Supremes during the 1970s.
A look at the songs made famous by the Pet Shop Boys during the 1980s.
A personal selection of the best Western TV themes from over the years.
A nostalgic overview of some of the Supermarionation television shows created by Gerry Anderson, including Supercar, Fireball XL5, Stingray, Thunderbirds, Captain Scarlet and Joe 90.
All about American singer Bruno Mars and his many hit songs.
Information about, and an appreciation of, the 1960s Japanese hit song Sukiyaki (Ue O Muite Aruko) sung by the late Kyu Sakamoto.
An overview of the classic 1970s television show The Persuaders!, starring Roger Moore as Lord Brett Sinclair and Tony Curtis as Danny Wilde.
All about the British boy bans Blue, which has enjoyed several UK Number 1 hits and an appearance at The Eurovision Song Contest.
A tribute to Cathy Gale of the TV series The Avengers, played by Honor Blackman.
A compilation of 10 fine cover versions of songs, released by the likes of Muse, The Beatles, Jimi Hendrix and Johnny Cash.
Information, results and videos from the Eurovision Song Contest 2011.
A tribute, with videos, to the career of the 1970s and 1980s UK glam rock singer, the late Alvin Stardust.
A music video showcase of songs which say thank you and express gratitude.
Five stories as examples of flash fiction written using just 55 words.
If you enjoy horror movies, you'll love these 10 scariest film or movie scores.
A video compilation of the hits of 1970s pop band Middle of the Road, featuring lead singer Sally Carr.
The pressing issue of Katy Perry's plunging cleavage on the children's television show, Sesame Street.
A tribute to the Tara King character, played by Linda Thorson, who featured in the classic Sixties television series The Avengers.
If you are looking for some great Halloween rock songs, then this selection will help any Halloween party rock even more!
Do you love Summer? If you do, then you'll really enjoy these 10 Summer songs that will always remind you of the season.
An appreciation, with videos, of the singing career of former German 2010 and 2011 Eurovision representative, Lena Meyer-Landrut.
A quiz to test your knowledge of the Eurovision Song Contest.
Enjoy this popular Irish music by some of Ireland's major music stars.
A list of ten 10 songs that the BBC deemed unsuitable for broadcast and banned them. This compilation includes videos of the songs involved.
A compilation of the hit songs by the glam rock band Slade from between 1971 and 1973.
Information about The 2010 Eurovision Song Contest held in Oslo, Norway, including videos for some of the 39 nations represented.
Gathered together here are some of the most romantic songs, ideal for Valentine's Day or for lovers at any time of the year.
Diary of a husband recalling his wife's battle with the blood disease, leukemia.
An appreciation of the music of Colin Blunstone, the former lead singer with The Zombies.
These are the Christmas songs that entered the UK Top 40 music charts during the 1970s and some have become the best and worst of the Yuletide season.
A detailed list, with videos, of the 10 songs that sold the most copies in the UK during 1980.
These ten tracks have been voted among the worst songs ever. Do you agree?
An appreciation of the first three years of Doctor Who, with the Time Lord played by the incomparable William Hartnell.
A nostalgic trip back to the 1960s as we visit Emma Peel from the TV series The Avengers, played by the delectable Diana Rigg.
Information, results and videos from the Eurovision Song Contest 2008, held in Belgrade, Serbia.
A detailed list of the 10 songs, with videos, that sold the most copies in the UK during 1979.
A detailed list of the 10 songs, with videos, that sold the most copies in the UK during 1978.
A detailed list of the 10 songs, with videos, that sold the most copies in the UK during 1977.
A detailed list, with videos, of the 10 songs that sold the most copies in the UK during 1976.
The Top 10 best selling songs in the UK from 1975 with videos for each.
These are the 10 best selling songs of 1974 in the UK on video.
A detailed list, with videos, of the 10 songs that sold the most copies in the UK during 1973.
A detailed list, including videos, of the 10 songs that sold the most copies in the UK during 1972.
A detailed list, with videos, of the 10 songs that sold the most copies in the UK during 1971.
A detailed list, with videos, of the 10 songs that sold the most copies in the UK during 1970.
A look at the career of Swedish pop band ABBA through the chronology of their hit songs.
A tribute to actress Joanna Lumley, best known for her portrayals of Purdey in The New Avengers and Patsy Stone in Absolutely Fabulous.
A rundown of the Number One songs of the 1970s, with added commentary and selected music videos.
A history (with videos) of the songs that have represented the United Kingdom at the Eurovision Song Contest between 1957 and 2018.
A list of the winning songs, with videos, artists and countries represented at the Eurovision Song Contest since its inception in 1956 to date.
One of the most popular music genres of the 1970s in the UK was British Glam Rock and here we celebrate T.Rex, Sweet, Slade, Wizzard, Suzi Quatro, Gary Glitter, Mud, David Bowie and more.