In our fast-paced modern world, it’s important to have an escape to the gentler, more carefree world of our childhood and youth. Often, all it takes is a good song well sung to refresh the soul.
We have gathered here a selection of links to our favourite nostalgia-related online radio stations in the UK, USA, Australia and around the world
Serenade Radio (UK)
Serenade Radio provides an escape into the past with a wealth of great songs written at a time when quality was paramount. From Frank Sinatra to The Carpenters; Bing Crosby to Bread; Ella Fitzgerald to Michael Buble. You get the idea. On Serenade Radio, the music is timeless. Enjoy the finest melodies, written by the world’s most gifted composers, performed by the greats.
The Seeburg 1000 Background Music System was a mechanical device introduced in 1959 which used vinyl records to play background music in offices, restaurants, retail businesses, factories and similar locations around the world.
You can listen to the original music from the vast Seeburg Music Library collection online at seeburg1000.com 24 hours a day.
Vintage FM (Australia)
Vintage FM plays the music you grew up with from the ’50s, ’60s and ’70s.
Songs that were originally released on vinyl. The songs you know, the songs you forgot about, and the songs you thought you’d never hear again.
Retro Soul Radio (UK)
A Soul Music Radio Station playing the best mix of Soul, Funk and Disco music from London UK. Retro Soul Radio broadcasts online 24 hours a day. Listen to the live music stream and Live Radio Presenters. Listen to soul music from London – The best Soul Music radio station in London UK.
Totally 80s Radio (UK)
Totally 80s Radio plays nothing but hits from the 1980s.
They also play 1980s commercials, 80s TV themes, and 80s film trailers. It’s like listening to your favourite radio station in the 80s. Happy memories and a great decade to be growing up in. Be that kid again and return to the 80s with Totally 80s Radio.
Radio Groovy (UK)
Radio Groovy is the go-to station for Easy Listening, Lounge and Soundtracks – from a time when tank tops and bell bottoms were cool to wear, and school dinners had pink custard.
Mop Top Radio (USA)
It’s All Beatles All The Time on Mop Top Radio. Broadcast from Binghamton, New York, this is your home for The Fab Four 24/7 & Commercial Free.