Playlists with tracks by James Last

Monday 23rd April 2018
Radio 2 Playlists
Radio 2 Playlist: Hidden Treasures
13 / 17 Tracks
Penny Smith presents a special instrumental edition of the Hidden Treasures playlist.

Mike Oldfield Tubular Bells, Part One
James Last The Seduction (Love Theme)
Isaac Hayes Theme From Shaft
Harold Faltermeyer Axel F
Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers Egyptian Reggae
Röyksopp Eple
Mason Williams Classical Gas
Hot Butter Popcorn
Space Magic Fly
Mike Post Theme From Hill Street Blues
The RAH Band The Crunch
Les Reed Man Of Action
George Martin Orchestra Theme One
Jean-Michel Jarre Équinoxe Part 5
Denis King Galloping Home
Raymond Lefèvre Soul Coaxing
Waldo de los Ríos Mozart Symphony No. 40 In G Minor
Saturday 20th January 2018
Ana Matronic's Disco Devotion
Happy Disco!
13 / 27 Tracks
Scissor Sister Ana Matronic handpicks disco hits and rarities for your listening pleasure.

Mass Production Shante
Gloria Gaynor Never Can Say Goodbye
Boney M. Sunny
The Temptations Happy People
Earth, Wind & Fire Happy Feelin'
The Jackson 5 Can You Feel It
The Detroit Spinners Working My Way Back To You
Mandrill Happy Beat
The Blackbyrds Happy Music
James Last Happy Brasilia
Giorgio Moroder Evolution
The Salsoul Orchestra Salsoul Hustle
The Trammps That's Where The Happy People Go
George McCrae Honey (I'll Live My Life For You)
Sine Happy Is The Only Way
Impact Happy Man (PT1)
Lesley Gore Sometimes
Consumer Report Ease On Down The Road
Linda Clifford From Now On
Crown Heights Affair Dancin'
War Smile Happy
Webster Lewis There's A Happy Feeling
Erotic Drum Band Pop Pop Shoo Wah
Miz Davis Sing a Happy, Funky Song
Felix Cavaliere Destiny
Ottawan Disco Bed - D.I.S.C.O
Sunday 9th April 2017
Radio 2 Playlists
Radio 2 Playlist: Easy
7 / 9 Tracks
Classic and current easy listening Radio 2 sounds.

James Last The Seduction (Love Theme)
Dire Straits Brothers In Arms
The Hollies He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother
Barbra Streisand The Way We Were
Deacon Blue Chocolate Girl
Madonna The Power Of Goodbye
Dean Friedman Lucky Stars
All‐4‐One I Swear
James Blunt Heartbeat
Sunday 25th September 2016
Good Morning Sunday
14 / 19 Tracks
Clare Balding presents topical faith programme with guests Chris De Burgh.

Tom Odell Here I Am
Patrice Rushen Forget Me Nots.
for KING & COUNTRY Busted Heart (Hold On To Me)
Petula Clark Blackbird
Ben Cantelon Lord Strong and Mighty
Jenn Bostic I will follow
The Beatles Eleanor Rigby
Barry White Let The Music Play
Take That Pray
Tanita Tikaram Good Tradition
The Walker Brothers Make It Easy On Yourself
Gabrielle Walk On By
The Jackson 5 Show You The Way To Go
Jess Thristan From Me To You
James Last Mozart Theme From Elvira Madigan.
Josephine Oniyama Idlewild (feat. Josephine Oniyama)
Chris de Burgh Bethlehem
The Blind Boys of Alabama Make A Better World.
Jahme ne I WISH
Sunday 15th May 2016
Good Morning Sunday
14 / 15 Tracks
Clare Balding presents the topical faith programme and talks to Gyles Brandreth.

James Last Mornings At Seven
Emeli Sandé Next To Me
Fleetwood Mac Dreams
Bobby McFerrin Don't Worry Be Happy
Edwyn Collins A Girl Like You
Ike & Tina Turner River Deep Mountain High
Duran Duran Rio
Simply Red Sunrise
Van Morrison Precious Time
Bee Gees Words
Earth, Wind & Fire Reasons
The Staple Singers If You'Re Ready (Come Go With Me)
Beverley Knight Piece Of My Heart
Paul Simon Wristband
Richard Ashcroft Hold On
Sunday 14th June 2015
Good Morning Sunday
16 / 18 Tracks
Clare Balding hosts the topical faith show, with guests Julie Summers and The Piano Guys.

Labrinth Beneath Your Beautiful
The Beach Boys Good Vibrations
Elbow One Day Like This
The Hollies He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother
Daryl Hall Sara Smile
Caro Emerald Riviera Life
Jack Savoretti Written In Scars
Lionel Richie My Destiny
Sami Yusuf Circle
The Christians Harvest For The World
James Last Ballade pour Adeline
Fern Kinney Together We Are Beautiful
Jon Allen When The Morning Comes
Tristan Mackay I'll Be Yours Tonight
Libera Jerusalem
The Claze Abide
Judie Tzuke Humankind
Måns Zelmerlöw Heroes
Wednesday 10th June 2015
Gideon Coe
The Diagram Brothers in concert
20 / 39 Tracks
The Diagram Brothers in concert, plus tracks from Quasi, Candidate, Ride and Cornershop.

John Holt Police In Helicopter
Happyness Montreal Rock Band Somewhere
Clint Eastwood & General Saint Stop That Train
Beck Beercan
Jacco Gardner Another You
Stereolab Miss Modular
Sibylle Baier Tonight
The Vaselines Son Of A Gun
Nick Drake Voices
Lee Hazlewood No Train To Stockholm
Yamasuki Yama Yama
Dr. Alimantado Born For A Purpose
Milk And Biscuits Towns Are Concrete Holes
James Last Voodoo Ladys Love
The Viscounts Harlem Nocturne
Slim Gaillard and His Boogiereeners Slim's Boogie
Pat Thomas & Kwashibu Area Band Odoo Be Ba
Drinks Hermits on Holiday
The Smoking Trees Home In The Morning
TVAM No Explanations
Cornershop We're In Yr Corner (Radio 1 Session, 6 May 1988)
Shorley Wood Motherland
Diagram Brothers I Didn't Get Where I Am Today By Being A Right Git - BBC Session 27/01/1981
Diagram Brothers My Chest Feels Much Better Now - BBC Session 27/01/1981
Diagram Brothers Those Men In White Coats - BBC Session 27/01/1981
Terry Edwards Lullabye For Ian
Pins and Needles Curse These Dreams
The Burning Hell Holidaymakers - Riley Session 100615
Candidate Honey (6 Music Session, 9 Mar 2002)
Electric Ape Theme From The Infernal Machine
Quasi Do You Love Me Now (Radio 1 Sesson, 08 Dec 1998)
Candidate Rocket Science (6 Music Session, 9 Mar 2002)
Quasi Smile (Radio 1 Sesson, 08 Dec 1998)
Claude François Hey Potatoes
R E M Perfect Circle
Jah Thomas Stop Yuh Loafing
Ride Dreams Burn Down (Radio 1 Session, 4 Feb 1990)
Cornershop Butter The Soul (Radio 1 Session, 6 May 1988)
Ride Sight Of You (Radio 1 Session, 4 Feb 1990)
In Tune
Anna Hashimoto, Anthony Hewitt
2 / 14 Tracks
Suzy Klein with live music from Anna Hashimoto and Anthony Hewitt.

Clara Schumann Lorelei
James Last Starparade
Fernando Lopes-Graça Festival March
Jean Sibelius Serenade no.1 in D major for violin & orchestra
Johann Sebastian Bach Aria (bass): Mache dich, mein Herae, reinfrom St Matthew Passion BWV.244
Joseph Haydn Menuet / Trio from Symphony no. 82 in C major H.1.82 (The Bear)
Alexander Nikolayevich Scriabin Prelude Op.16 no.1 in B major, Prelude Op.74 no.1 (Douloureux, dechirant) and Prelude Op.48 no.2
Joseph Horovitz Sonatina for clarinet and piano – 2nd movement (Lento, quasi andante)
Alexander Nikolayevich Scriabin Nocturne for piano left hand, Op.9 no.2
Joseph Horovitz Sonatina for clarinet and piano – 3rd movement (Con brio)
Antonio Vivaldi Ercole sul Termodonte - opera, Sinfonia
Richard Bullen Hikinuki (excerpt)
Bedrich Smetana Vivace (final movement) from String Quartet no.1 in E minor, ‘From My Life’
Felix Mendelssohn Lieder ohne Worte - book 1 (Op.19), no.2; Andante espressivo in A minor
Ken Bruce
Stacey Solomon picks the Tracks of My Years
27 / 28 Tracks
Stacey Solomon picks the Tracks of My Years, with songs from Stevie Wonder and Eva Cassidy

Stevie Wonder For Once In My Life
Chaka Khan Ain't Nobody
Barry Manilow Copacabana
Conchita Wurst You Are Unstoppable
Todd Rundgren I Saw The Light
Ultravox Hymn
Giorgio Moroder Don't Let Go
Steely Dan Rikki Don't Lose That Number
Pretenders Kid
Kylie Minogue Please Stay
Mari Wilson Just What I Always Wanted
Shayne Ward The Way You Were
Minnie Riperton Loving You
Lionel Richie Running With The Night
James Last Happy Music
Donna Summer Love's Unkind
The Drifters Down On The Beach Tonight
Archie Bell & The Drells Soul City Walk
Eva Cassidy Songbird
Ray Stevens Misty
Mike Oldfield To France
James Taylor Montana
John Newman Come and Get It
Simply Red Shine On
Brandon Flowers I Can Change
Michael Jackson Love Never Felt So Good
Måns Zelmerlöw Heroes
Wednesday 20th May 2015
Gideon Coe
Ahead of Eurovision, it's... German Night
25 / 35 Tracks
Ahead of Eurovision, Gideon Coe presents his long-awaited, all-German, German Night.

Wilco Impossible Germany
Nico The Fairest Of The Seasons
The Beatles Sie Liebt Dich
Stereo Total Liebe Zu Dritt
The Notwist Run Run Run
The Rattles The Witch
Bert Kaempfert A Swingin' Safari
Neu! Hallogallo
Schneider TM The Light 3000
Ian Dury & The Blockheads Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick
The Picturebooks The Rabbit And The Wolf
The Wedding Present The Girl From The DDR
Blumfeld Verstärker
Faust It's A Rainy Day Sunshine Girl
Kraftwerk Ruckzuck
Bela B & Lee Hazlewood The First Song Of The Day
James Last Soul March
Volker Kriegel Zoom
CAN Spoon - Live
Adam & The Ants Deutscher Girls
The Sisters of Mercy Marian
Tarwater Tesla
Memphis Black Why Don't You Play The Organ, Man
The Colorblind James Experience The German Girls
Joe Haider Blow In
DAF Tanz Den Mussolini
David Bowie V2 Schneider
Die Toten Hosen Reisefiber (Radio 1 Session, 30 Jun 1984)
Einstürzende Neubauten Lament 3 Pater Peccavi
Popol Vuh Wo Bist Du Der Du Uberwunden
F.S.K. Komm Gib Mir Deine Hand (Radio 1 Session, 21 Jun 1987)
Amon Düül II Archangel's Thunderbird
F.S.K. Liber Ein Glas Zuviel (Radio 1 Session, 4 Aug 1985)
Xmal Deutschland Eisengrav - BBC Session 14/09/1986
Bernard Ross Pirate Jenny
Sunday 1st March 2015
Paul O'Grady
With Triples starring James Last and Rumer
13 / 15 Tracks
Paul plays Triples starring James Last and Rumer, plus another Mystery Year quiz.

Four Tops Reach Out I'll Be There
Quincy Jones Soul Bossa Nova
Rumer P.F. Sloan
Rumer Aretha
Take That Could It Be Magic
Dune Ai No Corrida
Shakin' Stevens You Drive Me Crazy
James Last Happy Music
Adriana Caselotti Some Day My Prince Will Come
Tammy Wynette Your Good Girl's Gonna Go Bad
James Last Tulips From Amsterdam
Sugar Minott Good Thing Going (We've Got A Good Thing Going)
Rumer Dangerous
Elaine Paige Like An Image Passing By
Gladys Whitred POG Andy Pandy
Sunday 26th October 2014
Clare Teal
Matthew Ford
16 / 25 Tracks
Clare Teal welcomes British jazz singer Matthew Ford to the studio.

Bobby Darin Don't Rain On My Parade
Elvis Costello Watching The Detectives
The Benny Goodman Quartet Moonglow
Count Basie I Can't Stop Loving You
Frank Sinatra Mr Success
James Last Soul March
Matthew Ford Easy To Love
Buddy Rich Sister Sadie
Lou Rawls How Long How Long Blues
Ella Mae Morse Cow Cow Boogie
Stan Kenton My Funny Valentine
Jack Hylton Breakaway
Ted McNabb & Co. Big Band It Had To Be You
Jamie Cullum Walkin
Len Phillips Big Band Opus One
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five Life Is So Peculiar
Glen Gray & the Casa Loma Orchestra Blue Star (The Medic Theme)
The BBC Big Band Stormy Weather
The BBC Big Band Tenderly
Billy Cotton Band Ma, I Miss Your Apple Pie
The Syd Lawrence Orchestra This Is The Story Of A Starry Night
Thilo Wolf Big Band It's All Right With Me
BuJazz I Got Rhythm
Matthew Ford Steppin' Out With My Baby
Sunday 13th July 2014
Clare Teal
18 / 25 Tracks
Clare takes you on a journey through the best of the big bands.

The Brian Setzer Orchestra Caravan
Stan Getz Blue Serge
Anita O'Day Tea For Two
Duke Ellington Day Dream
Judy Garland Comes Once In A Lifetime
James Last Tico Tico
The Benny Goodman Sextet If I Had You
Jack Jones This Could Be The Start of Something
Betty Carter At Sundown
Billy Eckstine That Old Black Magic
Nellie Lutcher Can I Come In For A Second
Pee Wee Hunt Twelth Street Rag
John Dankworth Beefeaters
Count Basie Futile Frustration
Jack Parnell & His Orchestra Catherine Wheel
Jack Parnell & His Orchestra Fuller Bounce
Jack Parnell & His Orchestra The Hawk Talks
Jo Stafford It's Great To Be Alive
Madeline Bell Drop Me Off In Harlem
Duke Ellington Dance of the Floreadors
The BBC Big Band Hunkadola
Bette Midler Alright Ok You Win
The Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra The Jody Grind
Bill Watrous Spain
Bratislava Hot Serenaders Birmingham Bertha
Tuesday 5th November 2013
Late Junction
Tuesday - Nick Luscombe
5 / 12 Tracks
Nick Luscombe with sci-fi sounds plus music from Colombia by Quantic and Nidia Gongora.

Factory Floor Two
James Last The Lonely Shepherd
Jimi Tenor Accra Blues
Pink Martini Kitty Come Home
Charles Loos Passiflore
Jonathan Dove The Three Kings
Marko Markovi Truba I Covek
Movement 16 (Solaris)
Alberto Ginastera String Quartet No 1 Op. 20 (3rd movement: Calmo e poetico)
Amparo Snchez Alma de Canaora
Benjamin Britten Winter Words Op. 52: 1. At Day-close in November
Blancmange Overspreading Art Genius
Sunday 10th February 2013
Jarvis Cocker's Sunday Service
16 / 28 Tracks
Jarvis takes you on an audio journey on the London Tube and the Paris Metro.

Peter Sarstedt Where Do You Go To My Lovely
Gonzales Knight Moves
Tangerine Dream Love On A Real Train
Sandie Shaw Always Something There To Remind Me
Jimmy Durante Make Someone Happy
Kraftwerk Abzug
David Bowie Alabama Song
Jerry Goldsmith Ave Satani
Scott Walker The Seventh Seal
The Doors Crawling King Snake
Lee "Scratch" Perry Underground
The Bad Shepherds Down In The Tube Station
The Sabres of Paradise Inter Lergen Ten Ko
The Troggs Gonna Make You
The Troggs Little Girl
Sir John Betjeman City
lf Arnalds German Fields
Peter Starstedt Where Do You Go To?
Roberta Flack Told You Jesus
James Last Lara's Theme
Serge Gainsbourg Poincilleur De Lilas
Friday 1st February 2013
6 Mix
Django Django
24 / 41 Tracks
Django Django take over the 6 Mix.

Hall & Oates I Can't Go For That (No Can Do)
Nas Halftime
Grace Jones Pull Up To The Bumper
Major Lazer Hold The Line
Suicide Ghost Rider
Green Velvet Flash
Paul McCartney Ram On
Daft Punk Oh Yeah
Missy Elliott Bring The Pain
Zapp More Bounce To The Ounce
Jean Michel Jarre Diva
Timmy Thomas Why Can't We Live Together
The Clash Magnificent Dance
John Lee Hooker Walkin' The Boogie
Cat Stevens Was Dog A Doughnut?
The Pool Jamaica Running
Ozo Anambra
James Last Inner City Blues
Donald Byrd Loving You
Wayne Smith Under Me Sleng Teng
Herbie Mann Impressions of The Middle East
Sister Charmaine The Body
The Egyptian Lover Egypt, Egypt
People's Choice I Likes To Do It
La Primavera Tullio de Piscopo
Westbam The Whip
Lady Saw Nah Mix Nah Mingle
Lenky Unknown Track
Take 6 Spread Love (Mark the 45 King Remix)
Ian Pooley Celtic Cross (Dan Curtin Remix)
Anthony Red Rose Under Me Fat Thing
Jam City Bardy A-track
The Jellies Pull Up To The Bumper
Armando Don't Take It (Thomas Edit)
JBs Rock Groove Machine
Theo Parrish Black Mist Armando
DJ Pierre All Night Fantasy (Wild Pitch Remix)
Recloose Ain't Changing (Carl Craig Remix)
Tommy Blake F-oldin? Money
Justin Timberlake Sexy Back (Donnie Mix)
Sandy Nelson Casbah
Sunday 17th April 2011
Jarvis Cocker's Sunday Service
Exploring The Vinyl Archives
6 / 26 Tracks
Jarvis visits the BBC vinyl archives to explore the treasures hidden deep in the vaults.

The Smiths William It Was Really Nothing
Scott Walker It's Raining Today
James Last Happy Brasilia
Mike Taylor Trio Abena
Eddie Wan Manipulated code
Margaret Thatcher narrating part of 'Lincoln Portrait'
Emile Berliner The Lords Prayer
Michel Legrand and Sally Stevens Ask Yourself Why
Enrico Caruso operatic aria
Group 1850 Reborn
Mike Yahwood Saturday Night at the Crown
Group 1850 Steel Sings
Alan Price Oh Lucky Man
Serge Gainsbourg his debut 10"
Basil Kirchin Mind on the run
Jon Isherwood The Cucmber Song
The Man With the Icy Eyes soundtrack
Billy Fury Deborah
Lena Zavaroni Hold Tight It's Lena
Bobby Charlton Geordie Sunday
Les Dawson Laugh With Les
The Troggs We Waited for Someone
Buzzy Linhart End Song
Lol Creame and Kevin Godly Consequences
Dan Hill Medley
Maido Robin high note