Mark Ryan, Bill Lucas and De’Arne Marshall alternate presenting Melodic Memories every Sunday from 4-6 pm.. Soon 979fm.com.au will have a bigger biography for your enjoyment.
Relax to the Easy-Listening Music of Yesteryear – Lounge, Bossa Nova, Melodic Pop, Jazz, Country, Folk, the Ballads, the Crooners, the Instrumental and Orchestral Sounds. With the Special Feature each month – ‘Saluting the Songwriters’ – when various recording artists perform the songs of well-known or obscure Songwriters, to give the Creators of the music their overdue share of the Spotlight.
Artists include Dean Martin, Mel Torme, Matt Monro, Jack Jones, Bobby Darin, Al Martino, Andy Williams, Roy Orbison, Nat King Cole, Elvis Presley, Sammy Davis Jnr., Mel Carter, Brook Benton, Jose Feliciano, Ed Ames, Harry Nilsson, Shirley Bassey, Dusty Springfield, Peggy Lee, Dionne Warwick, Kathy Kirby, Vikki Carr, Pet Clark, Simon & Garfunkel, Nancy & Lee, Steve & Eydie, America, Bread, Sergio Mendes & Brasil 66, Sandpipers, Bachelors, Irish Rovers, Seekers, Peter Paul & Mary, Cat Stevens, Roger Whittaker, Ray Charles, Don McLean, Glenn Yarbrough, Jimmie Rodgers, Marty Robbins, Glenn Campbell, Gene McDaniels, Guy Mitchell, Roger Miller, Ned Miller, Johnny Cash.
… and the instrumentalists: Antonio Carlos Jobim, Bert Kaempfert, Tony Hatch, John Barry, Henry Marcini, Nelson Riddle, Percy Faith, Paul Mauriat, Herb Alpert & Tijuana Brass, Ferrante & Teicher, Les Baxter, Ramsey Lewis Trio, Sounds Orchestral, Shadows, Sky, Tommy Emmanuel.