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Aside from the indomitable ABBA how many other Scandinavian musical artists can you recall?...

Scandi Song Selection

Often labelled the ‘true king of rock n’ roll’ Chuck Berry is one of...

The best of Chuck Berry

British singer songwriter Adele is one of the most popular musicians of a generation...

The very best of Adele

A much-loved tradition, one of the great delights of the festive season is the...

Must-read annuals guaranteed to entertain
Remembering The Ramones as Johnny’s guitar sells for more than £650,000 at auction

As the guitar played by Johnny Ramone on all 15 Ramones albums and at...

The best of Simon & Garfunkel Playlist

Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel, the American folk rock duo, are as famous for...

James Bond Theme Song Playlist

Since Sean Connery made his debut as Bond in the first-ever 007 movie, Dr....

The sad significance of ‘The 27 Club’

The ‘27 Club’ is the term given to talented musicians, artists, actors and athletes...

Classic CDs – 3 for £18!

From Elvis Presley and Rod Stewart, to the likes of The Beach Boys, Shania...

John Denver Playlist

A movie star and political activist as well as a musician, John Denver was...

8 Classic albums celebrating big anniversaries

Starting all the way back in the 1970s, we begin with one of the...

Some of our favourite hits from 1974

Abba were not the only band to enjoy success in the UK charts in...

Hugh Grant’s Best Films

Charming, affable and funny, Hugh Grant has been one of Britain’s favourite leading men...

Silversurfers Book Club Autumn 2021

Each season we share a selection of popular book titles and new releases which...

The best of ABBA playlist

Swedish group ABBA is one of the most celebrated pop groups in the world...

Country Music Classics Playlist

American country music is an incredibly popular genre, and fans around the world love...

Back To School Playlist

While most of us have long outgrown our school days, September still brings with...

Suranne Jones stars in submarine thriller Vigil

Suranne Jones investigates a suspicious death on a submarine in the new BBC drama...

12 Wonderful Audiobooks to Enjoy This Autumn

A wonderful companion whether you are on the go, heading off on a long...

How ABBA became one of the most iconic pop bands the world has ever known

They might be synonymous with cheesy pop – but Sweden’s ‘Fab Four’ changed the...

BBC History to offer insight into 85 years of entertainment on TV

BBC History is launching an archive of audio recordings and rarely seen photographs to...

The best of the Rolling Stones

With the sad announcement of the passing of Charlie Watts this week, we thought...

Anthems from the Summer of Love: 1967

Fifty-four years ago, the so-called Summer of Love kicked off with one of the...

Evening all! Our choice of top British TV cop shows

There is nothing better the British public like watching more than a good old...

Throwback: 7 Musicians from the 1970s 

We revisit some famous names from the 1970s, exploring a decade filled with musical memories. ...

Author Adele Parks on yoga, walking and why she hasn’t completely cracked switching off

Famed for writing domestic noir thrillers including Lies Lies Lies and Both Of You,...

The best of Madonna playlist

Madonna Louise Ciccone – best known simply as Madonna – has been pushing the...

The best of Led Zeppelin

Formed by Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Bonham and John Paul Jones in London...

Which is your favourite movie from the 60s?

The swinging sixties produced some iconic movies that have more than stood the test...

Music Icons: 5 Wonderful Female Artists to Revisit

Celebrating some of history’s greatest musicians, here are 5 wonderful female artists to revisit...

Best Beatles Songs

The Beatles were a band ahead of their time that have inspired musicians ever...

The best of Debbie Harry playlist

With her bleached-blond hair, high cheekbones and cool style Debbie Harry became a punk...

The best of Fleetwood Mac Playlist

Fleetwood Mac are considered one of the greatest folk rock bands of all time...

Father’s Day Playlist

It’s Father’s Day weekend, and what better way to celebrate all the wonderful fathers...

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