|Radio Sounds Familiar|
|Hello I’m Gary, the guy behind ‘Radio Sounds Familiar’. Every since I can remember I’ve always loved TV and Film soundtracks, particularly those from my formative years that being the 1960’s and 1970’s. I really enjoying tapping into the much under rated genre known as Library music, if you dig deep enough you can unearth some real gems. That’s what ‘Radio Sounds Familiar’ is all about. Thanks for visiting and please come back soon. If you'd like to comment please click on the Blog Name and a comments dialogue box will open.|
I’ve just finished watching the DVD box set of ‘The Ghosts of Motley Hall’. Made by Granada Television, these 20 episodes were originally broadcast between 1976 and 1978.
What a delight, well
written, directed and acted.
The writer, Richard Carpenter, already had a formidable track record, having created the iconic ‘Catweasle’ television series and with his previous work on ‘The Adventures of Black Beauty’.
The music, by composer Wilfred Josephs
is well suited to the series...
They appeared all over our
TV screens during the 1960’s and 70’s
But they may be familiar but who were they?
I want to pay tribute to those actors, actress and presenters who may not necessarily always have had the leading role but they were very much a part of the golden age of Television.
It is a work in progress,
very much in its early stages, but you’ve got to start somewhere.
Take a look at the ‘Familiar Faces’ page on the site and celebrate some of those forgotten h...