Eclectic weekly music show on Radio Cardiff (Sundays 10pm) that celebrates nostalgic songs from the 1930s to the 1960s - the golden days of 'sweet music'.
Jazz, Soul & Standards presented by pianist & singer Rachel Lewis, who interprets some of them on the piano, and Soul & Blues DJ Jeremy Rees
In this edition... classic recordings by Chuck Berry; Eartha Kitt; Billy Eckstine & Sarah Vaughan; Tony Bennett; Aretha Franklin; Leslie 'Hutch' Hutchinson; Vera Lynn; Louis Armstrong & Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five; Ella Fitzgerald
Frank Sinatra and Diana Ross & The Supremes
All that plus our Shirley Bassey birthday bonus! (we are playing all of her single releases of the 50s & 60s week-by-week in honour of her 80th birthday year). This week we feature her 13th, 'If You Love Me' - recorded in 1959 when she was 22 (pictured).
Sweet Company is broadcast every Sunday night at 10pm on Radio Cardiff 98.7FM , this edition was first heard on Sunday 26th March 2017