Wayne's Music Sat 27 December 2008… records banned by The BBC 1931 to 1957.
The Role of gatekeeper was taken very seriously by the British Broadcasting Corporation, but the nature of recorded music was changing rapidly, many popular songs were packed with innuendo that would have horrified many listeners, so the BBC simply banned them from the broadcast lists.
We Can't Let You broadcast That - Norman Long
With My Little Ukulele In My hand - George Formby
The Foggy Foggy dew - Peter Pears
Song Of India - Tommy Dorsey Orchestra
Sixty Minute man - Billy Ward And His Dominoes
Gloomy Sunday - Billie Holiday
and many, many more...