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Forgotten songs from the broom cupboard

A musical journey through our collection of 78, 45 and 33rpm records, with a definite bias for 78s. The only theme being songs and artists that have been forgotten or are rarely played. We also find out some history behind the record or artist. Forgotten songs from the broom cupboard is a weekly live broadcast from Thelma FM.


FS70: Florrie Forde to Jack Payne, Milt Shaw and J.C Scatter. 63:15 28/05/21
FS69: Bob Skyles, Al Dexter, Archie Lewis and Sophie Tucker. 50:12 21/05/21
FS68: Sophie Tucker to Nellie Lutcher, George Formby and Hutch 57:14 14/05/21
FS67: Fats Waller to Tiny Bradshaw, Lulu Ziegler and Eartha Kitt. 57:04 07/05/21
FS66: Anita O'Day to Lucky Thompson and Billy Banks 60:30 24/04/21
FS65: Nellie Lutcher, Delia Murphy and Carl Barriteau. 60:05 17/04/21
FS64: Clara Butt, Stanley Kirkby to Tennessee Ernie & Mantovani 51:40 10/04/21
FS63 Pine Top Smith to Marion Mann and Red Nichols 63:07 03/04/21
FS62: Female artists. Gogi Grant to Nina Rae and Ivy Benson 50:36 27/03/21
FS61: Way out west: Hoosiers Hot Shots to Johnny Denis 38:03 20/03/21
FS60: Ernest Tubb to Edythe Baker and Ruby Wright. 62:57 24/02/21
FS59: Hoosiers Hot Shots to Molly Picon and Mindy Carson. 62:53 17/02/21
A three record special for Valentines day 08:52 14/02/21
FS58: Andy Iona to Ethel Smith, Freddy Mills & Wingy Manone 61:56 10/02/21
FS57: Hindustani, Hawaiian, Italian and a wee bit of Scottish. 64:41 03/02/21
FS56: Pennies from Heaven- a musical tribute to the TV series. 60:42 27/01/21
FS 55: The fabulous 1950s: Eve Boswell to Jack Scott and Jill Day 59:02 20/01/21
FS54: Hot Lips Page to Charlie Barnet and Maggie Teyte. 65:49 13/01/21
FS 53: Arthur Godfrey to Carroll Gibbons and Anne Lenner 59:20 06/01/21
Hogmanay 2020 special. Coorie in and pour yourself a dram. 22:13 31/12/20
FS52: Warm music- Perry Como to Hal McIntyre via Eartha Kitt. 46:34 25/12/20
FS51; Big voices, Frankie Laine to Kay Starr via Johnny Ray 58:31 18/12/20
FS 50: Jean Goldkette to Doreen Villiers and June Richmond. 60:46 11/12/20
Forgotten Song special. The perfect song for the end of an affair. 08:44 27/11/20
FS49: Phyllis Robins to Effie Atherton and Albert Ammons 58:38 18/11/20
FS 48: Burl Ives to Miss Lee Wiley and Dick Haymes 62:54 11/11/20
FS 47: Roy Smeck to George Beverley Shea and Alma Cogan. 59:27 04/11/20
FS46: Love songs: Connie Boswell to Hutch and Hildegarde 62:45 28/10/20
FS 45: From Layton and Johnstone to Marvin and Smalle 64:18 21/10/20
FS 44: From Mel Torme to Archie Lewis and Bebe Daniels 61:43 14/10/20