The Tremeloes: Silence Is Golden
The Tremeloes: Silence is Golden
English beat group, The Tremeloes, is celebrating a remarkable 60 years in the music industry. Founded in 1958, the band...
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The History Of Legionnaires’ Disease
The History of Legionnaires’ Disease
Legionnaires’ disease is a respiratory disease first discovered in 1976. A rare and potentially fatal form of pneumoni...
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Girls Aloud: The Sound Of The Underground
Girls Aloud: The Sound of the Underground
The all-girl group, Girls Aloud, was created as a result of the TV reality show, Popstars: The Rivals. Screened in 2002,...
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Charlie Chaplin: The Silent Movie
Charlie Chaplin: The Silent Movie
The legendary actor Charlie Chaplin had a career spanning more than 75 years. After starting out as a music hall perform...
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The World’s Loudest Recorded Sound
The World’s Loudest Recorded Sound
Most of us have complained about excess noise at some time – whether because of loud music from a neighbour’...
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Simon And Garfunkel: The Sound Of Silence
Simon and Garfunkel: the Sound of Silence
The opening bars to Simon and Garfunkel’s The Sound of Silence contain some of the most familiar lyrics in pop mus...
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Hosting The Perfect Eurovision Party!
Hosting the Perfect Eurovision Party!
The Eurovision Song Contest has been a yearly fixture on our screens since 1956. Although just seven nations took part i...
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Sound Recording: The Beginning
Sound Recording: The Beginning
Experiments to record sound started during the 1800s, when American inventor Thomas Edison began working on the phonogra...
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