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Legends of Las Vegas

The Legends of Las Vegas is a weekly 2 hour radio programme celebrating the great stars of the Las Vegas strip and beyond. There's lots of swing, bossa nova, easy listening, big band and the great crooners like Nat Cole, Bobby Darin and Nancy Wilson. Each show has a featured artiste where host Gary Williams shares the stories and the music of one particular legend, from Peggy Lee to Dean Martin, and Perry Como to Edith Piaf. Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK, this is the place to catch up and enjoy the music again.
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Dec 31, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Doris Day.

Dec 24, 2017

Celebrate Christmas with Singer Gary Williams and the great crooners of the Las Vegas stage.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's Gary hosts a Christmas Special featuring Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, Adam Faith and many, many more. 

Dec 17, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Andy Williams.

Dec 10, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Nelson Riddle.

Dec 3, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Dick Haymes .

Nov 26, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Howard Keel.

Nov 19, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Harry Belafonte.

Nov 12, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is George Shearing.

Nov 6, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Burt Bacharach.

Oct 29, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Dinah Washington.

Oct 22, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Cole Porter.

Oct 15, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Don Costa.

Oct 8, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Jeri Southern.

Oct 1, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Dinah Shore.

Sep 24, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Anita O'Day.

Sep 17, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Al Martino.

Sep 10, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Keely Smith.

Sep 3, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Liza Minelli.

Aug 27, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Johnny Mathis.

Aug 20, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artistes are Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme.

Aug 13, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Frankie Laine.

Aug 6, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Quincy Jones.

Jul 30, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Louis Jordan.

 

Jul 23, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Kay Starr.

Jul 16, 2017

Singer Gary Williams celebrates the Legends of Las Vegas with two hours of great music and chat.

Originally broadcast on The Wireless for Age UK for anyone who remembers the great David Jacobs and Desmond Carrington from BBC Radio 2 and enjoys today's Clare Teal, Don Black and Leo Green.

If you're into easy listening, bossa nova, swing, big band and the crooners like Dean Martin, Nat 'King' Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Perry Como you'll love this show.

This week's featured artiste is Harry James.

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