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Coming up at 2pm Larry Gogan counts down the Top 30 hits from December 6th 1982. Which is....yikes......34 years ago this week. Back then, this is what the Radio 2 schedule looked like. ... See MoreSee Less

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On this day in 1967, The Beatles recorded ‘Christmas Time Is Here Again’, which was released as a flexi disc (remember them !) to fan club members only. The song didn’t get an official release until 1995 when it appeared as a bonus track on the ‘Free as a Bird’ CD single. It was to be the final ‘fan club *

*Nobody tell Larry Gogan that we've posted a Christmas song before December the 1st.
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Join Karl Tsigdinos this evening at 7pm for another trip along the River of Soul, including music from The Drifters, a band named after the lead singers favourite chocolate bar. Okay, that bit may not be 100 percent true, but what is true is that there have been many iterations of the band since they formed in 1953, involving a whopping 60 different vocalists. ... See MoreSee Less

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Back in the 80s, it was not uncommon to interrupt the flow of a song to pause for a spoken word passage. Think ABCs 'The Look of Love', Michael Jacksons 'Thriller' or the awesome 'Human' by The Human League, which hit number one in the US on this day in 1986.

Altogether now.... "These tears I cry, aren't tears of pain......."
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Coming up at 1pm, Will Leahy will be 'Living in the 80s' with classic tunes from 1982, 1989 and...em.........one from 2016. So what part of Living in the EIGHTIES did you not understand, Will ? ... See MoreSee Less

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