Theme Tunes

On this page you will find a collection of Theme Tunes and Show Openers that were used on BFBS over the years. Should you have have some of them in your collection please share them with us by CONTACTing me and a copy will appear here to share with the other BFBS fans.

Theme Tune to UK Top 20 Show (Terry Wogan Theme - Just like)

30 Years at Number One with David Hamilton (early 80s) (Carnaby Street Pop Orchestra & Choir - Drum Didley)

Music Bed Ben Liebrand - Move to the Big Band - as used by Robin Merrill in BFBS Berlin (early 80s)

BFBS Gold Theme - Andre Brasseur - The Kid - as used by Dave Windsor

BFBS Gold Theme - Dream Master - as used by Dave Windsor

BFBS Gold Show Opener - Force 10 - Scotch on the Rocks - as used by Dave Windsor

BFBS Gold Show Opener - Golden Gate Strings - Mr. Tamourine Man - as used by Dave Windsor

BFBS Gold Show Opener - Hello - as used by Dave Windsor

BFBS Gold Music Bed - The Horse - as used by Dave Windsor

BFBS Gold Classic Top 20 Countdown - used by various BFBS Presenters

BFBS Gold Music Bed - Jet Harris and Toni Meehan - Scarlet O'Hara - 
as used by Alan Philips in BFBS Berlin

BFBS Gold Music Bed - Africana - as used by Dave Windsor

BFBS Gold Music Bed - Alan Parson's Project - Mammagamma - as used by Dave Windsor

BFBS Gold Theme Tune - Carmen - as used by Dave Windsor

BFBS Gold Music Bed - Johnny Pearson Orchestra - Heather - as used by Dave Windsor

BFBS Gold Music Bed - Kokomo - Asia Minor - as used by Dave Windsor

BFBS Gold Show Opener - Solid Gold Theme - as used by Alan Philips

BFBS Gold Theme - Manhatten Skyline from "Grease" - as used by Stuart James (early 90s)

BFBS Gold Theme Tune - Mr. Tambourine Man - as used by Dave Windsor

BFBS Gold Theme Tune - MSFB - as used by Dave Windsor

BFBS Gold Theme Tune - Norman Petty Trio - Little Black Samba - as used by Dave Windsor

BFBS Gold Theme Tune - Tony Hiller Orchestra - Meldoy I - as used by Dave Windsor

BFBS Music Bed - Pebbles - Girlfriend Loop - as used by Robin Merrill at BFBS Berlin

BFBS Theme Tune of "On the other side of the Fence" presented by Dave Windsor

BFBS Squad Theme as used by Francis Collings

BFBS Squad Theme - Housewives Choice - as used by Francis Collings

BFBS Squad Weather Theme as used by Francis Collings

BFBS Top 40 Theme - London Symphony Orcherstra - FGTH - Two Triebes and Relax 
as used by Charles Foster

BFBS Top 40 Theme - Cranchy Granola - as used by Dave Windsor in the 90s

BFBS Top 40 Theme - Power Pack Orchestra - Dempsy & Makepeace 
as used by Michelle Roberts at BFBS Germany in the 90s

BFBS Top 40 Theme - Hot Forties - Theme from Firepower 
as used Penny Vine at BFBS Germany in the 80s

BFBS Top 40 Theme - James Brown - Gravity - as used by Charles Foster (80s)

BFBS Top 40 Theme - Janet Jackson - When I think of you (loop) 
as used by Alton Andrews at BFBS Germany in the 90s

BFBS Top 40 Theme - Mighty Dub Kazz - Magic Carpet Ride 
as used by Jevo at BFBS Germany in the 90s

BFBS Top 40 Theme - Percy Faith - Cruchy Granola - as used by Dave Windsor in the 90s

BFBS Top 40 Theme - Phil Lynott - Yellow Pearl (Top of the Pops and BBC Radio 1 Theme) 
as used in the 80s

Pick of the Pops Theme Tune - The sign of the swinging symbals 
as used by Alan Freeman and Nankers in the 90s

BBC Radio 1 Top 40 Theme - Propellerheads - Crash - as used by Stephen Bumfrey in the 90s

BFBS Top 40 Theme - VSOP - Hearts on Fire - as used by Jevo at BFBS Germany in the 90s

BFBS UK Show Opening Theme - Gerhard Narholz - Face to Face (Full version) from the album "Pearls" as used by Tommy Vance in the ealry to mid 80s

BFBS UK Theme - Gerhard Narholz - Face to Face (edit) from the album "Pearls"
as used by Tommy Vance in the early to mid 80s

BFBS UK Theme - Matt Bianco - Upfront - as used by Tommy Vance in the late 80s

BFBS UK Music Bed of "Backpages" with Tommy Vance: Paul Hardcastle - Back in Time (full version)

BFBS UK Music Bed as used by Tommy Vance: Paul Hardcastle - Fly by night

BFBS Top 40 Theme - BFBS Jingle Package 90s

BFBS Angora Show Opening Theme - Big Boris - Big Country - as used by PMcD

BFBS Angora Show Opening Theme - Mood Mosaic - A touch of Vlevet - as used by PMcD

Peebles FM Theme - The Limit - Say Yeah - as used by Andy Peebles in the 80s

Pop Around Europe Opening Theme - Zack Lawrence Orchestra - First Love
as used by Richard Astbury in the 80s

Pop Around Europe Closing Theme - Apollo 100 - Melody on my mind
as used by Richard Astbury in the 80s

Sim on Sunday Opening Theme - Syd Dale - The Penthouse Suite - as used by Sim Courtie in the 90s

Sim on Sunday Music Bed - Fat Boy Slim loop as used by Sim Courtie in the 90s

Solid Gold Sunday Theme - Floyd Cramer - On the Rebound
as used by Stuart James from BFBS Germany in the 80s

Soul Train Theme Tune - Thrust - Put your body to it - as used by Andy Peebles in the 80s