CD: The Perfect Foyle - Music Inspired By 'Foyle's War'
50 classic recordings from the Foyle’s War era - the perfect take-home gift for lovers of the TV series
2 CDs. Over 1 hour of playing time. All tracks restored and digitally remastered.
Still shown on television channels across the world, Foyle’s War was one of the most popular detective series ever created for ITV. Played by Michael Kitchen, its eponymous hero sought to catch criminals taking advantage of wartime confusion, while in the final series Foyle joined the intelligence services to counter the new cold war threat. This special collection dips into the hit parades of the years the years 1946 to 1947 to give a tantalising taste of the mood and atmosphere of that challenging time.
I’m Always Chasing Rainbows – Perry Como, Nancy with the Laughing Face – Frank Sinatra, April Showers – Al Jolson, Open the Door Richard – Ted Heath, Now is the Hour – Gracie Fields, One Meat Ball – Nat Gonella, Golden Earrings – Peggy Lee, La Mer – Charles Trenet, It Might As Well Be Spring – Dick Haymes, Hear My Song Violetta – Josef Locke, With a Song in My Heart Andre Kostelantz, Sleepy Lagoon – Eric Coates, Devil’s Galop – Charles Williams, and many more ...
- Cat no: GLMY73
- Barcode: 5060088441190