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Hello Melbourne

You may see some familiar faces in the video! The most Livable City in the World. Let's celebrate! Here's a piece of Melbourne Nostalgia from Channel 7. We reckon it could almost be our city's Anthem.

Robin Tribute

Robin Williams made everyone laugh. Have a look here. Kevin and Jane share the tribute that aired on Channel 9's A Current Affair this week. Robin Williams made everyone laugh.

Remembering Robin

We remember the very funny and talented Robin Williams. Kevin and Jane remember the very talented, very funny Robin Williams, with this classic scene from Mrs Doubtfire. How he made us laugh!

Desiderata

Enjoy this wonderful poem The world can seem a challenging place to live in at times. This is one of the most famous prose poems ever written and continues to be an inspiration to millions. Perhaps it's just what you need today.

Traffic Mayhem

Check out this traffic mayhem. Ever completely frustrated with Melbourne's traffic? Take a look at this intersection in India and you may think differently next time.

Magic Escape

Keep listening to Magic 1278 for your chance to win our Magic Escape. Keep listening to Magic 1278 for your chance to win our Magic Escape - a magnificent 7 night South Pacific Holiday for 2 to the island of Niue. Just like Rupert Holmes in his hit song Escape, we reckon you'll probably enjoy a Pina Colada or 2 while you're there.

Fantastic Mr Fox

The Jersey Boys' Bobby Fox. Bobby Fox from The Jersey Boys- what a star this man is. Here's a great song from his new album The Fantastic Mr Fox.

The Beatles are Here!

Check out this scene - The Beatles arrive in Melbourne! Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Beatlemania hitting Australia, here are The Fab Four landing in Melbourne on June 14 1964. This is incredible.

Look Who It Is!

Helen Shapiro sings with The Beatles! One of our favourite You Tube Video's. Celebrating the Beatles 50th Anniversary in Melbourne, we couldn't resist this one more time.

You Raise Me Up

Daniel O'Donnell singing You Raise Me Up We've have chosen this beautiful song by Daniel O'Donnell to celebrate Mother's Day this year. We know you'll love it.

Anzac Day

Listen to this moving tribute by John Williamson. Kevin and Jane salute our Diggers on ANZAC Day with this moving tribute by John Williamson.

Happy Easter

Happy Easter from Kevin and Jane. Take a look and have a listen at this song from Colleen Hewitt. Hopefully it will bring back some great memories from the early 70's.

Dennis Locorriere in Melbourne

All this week, Kevin and Jane give you the chance to see Dennis Locorriere. Dennis has had a big affection for us Aussies since his early Dr Hook days, as this wonderful clip demonstrates

Thanks for the memories, Mickey

The amazing Mickey Rooney has died at the age of 93. The amazing Mickey Rooney has died at the age of 93. His acting, singing and dancing delighted us all. And ... he could also play a mean set of drums. Check out this scene from "Strike Up the Band"

Beatles Magic!

There were amazing scenes when Melbourne welcomed the Beatles in 1964. MAGIC: Re-live the Beatles Festival Hall concert here.

The King and I

The King and I, coming to the Princess Theatre in June. Here’s a classic scene from movie The King and I starring Yul Brynner and Deborah Kerr.

Wicked Returns to Melbourne

This week in Breakfast, Kevin and Jane give you the chance to share the magic of Wicked with them. For a great night of entertainment, check out Wicked.

Downton Abbey's Back

Get ready for the return of Downton Abbey on Channel 7 with this fascinating trip through Highclere Castle where the series is filmed. Get ready for the return of Downton Abbey on Channel 7 with this fascinating trip through Highclere Castle where the series is filmed.

Hell freezes over

While we swelter here in Melbourne, it's a very different story on the other side of the world! While we sweltered here in Melbourne in January 2014, it's was a very different story on the other side of the world!

Merry Christmas

We hope you enjoy this sweet Christmas story from UK Department store, John Lewis. Our love and good thoughts go to you and your loved ones at this special time of the year.

Goodbye analogue TV

At 9am on Tuesday December 10, 2013, analogue television transmission ended in Melbourne. At 9am on Tuesday December 10, 2013, analogue television transmission ended in Melbourne. Channel 7 marked the occasion with a brilliant look-back at its past 57 years.

A star is born

Stephanie Totino joined Kevin and Jane in the studio for a truly Magic performance of our National Anthem. Stephanie Totino joined Kevin and Jane in the studio for a truly Magic performance of our National Anthem. We were so impressed, we reckon she should sing the Anthem at one of Melbourne's major public events next year. What do you think?

Brassed off

The clever and crazy guys from Austria’s Mnozil Brass bring their totally unique take on music to Hamer Hall on Sunday November 24. Expect the unexpected! The clever and crazy guys from Austria’s Mnozil Brass bring their totally unique take on music to Hamer Hall on Sunday November 24. Expect the unexpected!

Heeeeere's Don!

Kevin and Jane remember the amazing Don Lane on what would have been his 80th birthday. Kevin and Jane remember the amazing Don Lane on what would have been his 80th birthday : November 13, 2013. Don, we still love your face!

The Hollies

The Hollies 50th Anniversary tour is coming to Melbourne in February next year. The Hollies 50th Anniversary tour is coming to Melbourne in February next year. Here's a taste of the magic you'll see.

Hump day

Check out this funny ad! This ad has taken the US by storm - everyone's repeating it's catchy question. See why... and have a laugh with us .

Kenny and Dolly together again

Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton are back together again with this beautiful new duet, You Can’t Make Old Friends. Turn up the sound and enjoy ... and see Dolly at Rod Laver Arena next February.

World's Youngest Elvis fan

Ella Mae Meet little Ella Mae - she loves The Kings and isn't afraid to sing about it. We know you'll want to share this with your friends.

Remembering Eydie

Eddie Kevin and Jane remember singer Eydie Gorme, who has left us at the age of 84. Here she is having fun with husband, entertainer Steve Lawrence.

Trip the light |Magic1278

Take an inspiring spin around the globe and Trip the Light. VIDEO: Your soul will soar and you'll be filled with joy. Take an inspiring spin around the globe and Trip the Light. It's Fantastic!

You'll never walk alone

Jessee Re-live the magic that occurred at the Liverpool game at the MCG.

Bridge over troubled water

Simon and Garfunkel at Madison Square Garden Here's a performance to warm your heart on a cold winter's day: Simon and Garfunkel live at Madison Square Garden in 2009.

All Time Favorite

We No Speak Americano ft. Cleary & Harding VIDEO: Put your hands together for these two! Perhaps you'd like to have a go at this to get your circulation happening on our cold winter days. Good luck!

Roy is our Man

Roy Orbison in concert. VIDEO: Celebrate one of the best songs of all time by Roy Orbison in this remarkable concert - Black and White. Keep an eye out for the superstars giving Roy a hand.

Tom's still got it

Relive the magic of Tom Jones. VIDEO: As Tom Jones celebrates his 73 birthday this week, relive one of his biggests hit here.

A Very Tall Story

High diving giraffes. VIDEO: Here's a Very Tall Story that makes a Very Big Splash. Your friends are not going to believe this one!

Lonely, but talented!

lonely172 VIDEO:This may be one lonely boy - but BOY is he clever!

Merry Month of May

Welcome to the Merry Month of May. Here's a laugh, to cause a laugh. VIDEO: Welcome to the Merry Month of May. Here's a laugh, to cause a laugh.

A Glass Act that is Pure Class

A Glass Act that is Pure Class VIDEO: A Glass Act that is Pure Class. Enjoy some amazing music from Poland's Glass Duo

Elvis Lives!

Meet England's Ben Portsmouth. VIDEO: We reckon this is the best-ever Elvis tribute singer: meet England's Ben Portsmouth.

You must be Hank Marvin

Check out this very clever British TV Commercial. VIDEO: Check out this very clever British TV Commercial.Keep in mind - In the UK 'Hank Marvin' is slang for 'Starvin'.

Walk like a man

The original Four Seasons. VIDEO: Jersey Boys is coming to an end in Melbourne, so we have decided to celebrate the original Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons.

All creatures great and small

Fall in love with these cute critters. VIDEO: We have found the cutest video in the world. We challenge you to find a more adorable clip. Share the delights of our animal world with these cute critters.

Fastest Milkman in The West

Ernie - The Fastest Milkman in The West. VIDEO: To celebrate our 15th Weird and Wacky Weekend on Magic 1278, have a good laugh out-loud with Benny Hill. We hope you enjoy, Ernie - The Fastest Milkman in the West.

Till the clouds roll by

Angela Lansbury is a talented performer. VIDEO: As Angela Lansbury prepares to appear alongside James Earl Jones in Driving Miss Daisy at The Comedy Theatre, here she is the 1946 MGM Musical, Till the Clouds Roll By.

WhoDunnit?

Kevin and Jane invite you to take a close look at this Whodunnit. VIDEO: Are you paying attention? Kevin and Jane invite you to take a close look at this Whodunnit. Share it with your friends if you like.

Giggling Gertie

Baby laugh. VIDEO: Have a laugh ! We bet you won't be able to stop yourself joining in with this gorgeous giggling gertie!

Happy Australia Day

Happy Australia Day. VIDEO: We hope you enjoy these images as The Seekers perform We are Australian. Turn the volume up, sing along and feel the pride of living in our extraordinary country.

Be inspired

VIDEO: Let your spirits soar with the amazing dancing kites of Canada's Ray Bethell. Ray is in his 80s and deaf but still travels the world, sharing the joy of his aerial ballet with thousands of people each year.

The Justice Collective

Top of the pops: Justice Collective VIDEO: "He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother" is the UK's official Christmas number 1 song and all the stars have come out to support the charity which aids the Hillsborough Families legal costs in their fight for justice

The Year that Was

Stadium VIDEO: Take a few minutes to reflect on just some of 2012. Kevin and Jane thank you for joining them for Breakfast and look forward to a fun filled 2013. Happy New Year!

Merry Christmas from Magic

Rock around the Christmas tree with Magic 1278! VIDEO: The Magic 1278 team are at it again with another impressive Jib Jab performance.

Christmas Joy

Flash Mob Kevin and Jane would like to share the simple exhilaration and joy of this You Tube Video. Happy Christmas!

100 Years of Luna Park

Luna Park Kevin and Jane celebrate the 100th Birthday of Luna Park with this special You Tube video.

Ain't Love Grand!

Goose Love What happens when a goose falls in love with a man on a scooter?

Watch that Step

Hayworth Check out some of the coolest dance moves of all time, put to one of the coolest Bee Gees songs of all. You won’t believe your eyes.

Welcome Back John Stephan

John Stephan’s new album YOU GOT IT! a salute to Roy Orbison is officially endorsed by Roy Orbison's son Wesley VIDEO: Getting ready to Welcome John Stephan to Melbourne Saturday October 13. He appears for one show only at Melbourne Town Hall at 8pm. Listen to his huge song Mascara right here.

Remembering Andy Williams

Andy Williams performs on Later with Jools Holland VIDEO: Kevin and Jane remember the late Andy Williams. Here’s his signature song performed on live television just a few years ago. Boy, could he still hit those notes! Thanks Andy.

He's got the Cutest Little Baby Face

Oliver wakes up testing all the emotions he knows VIDEO: Baby Oliver expresses just about every emotion there is when he wakes up.

A stunning commercial from BBC!

A celebration of Natural History on BBC One with David Attenborough VIDEO: Kevin and Jane pay tribute to the wonderful David Attenborough - 86 years of age, recently in Australia and still showing us how to celebrate the amazing planet on which we live. Enjoy this extraordinary commercial from the BBC.

The greatest video of all time!

This video involves 5,000 people and a major shutdown of downtown Grand Rapids, filled with marching bands, parades, weddings, motorcades, bridges on fire, and helicopter take offs! VIDEO: That’s what critics have called this amazing sing-along involving the whole town of Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Time To Say Goodbye

VIDEO: To celebrate La Dolce Italia in Melbourne here’s one of the best songs of all time by Sarah Brightman and Andrea Bocelli, Time to Say Goodbye.

Flying kitchens over Parliament!

Julia and Tony get heated over Parliament! VIDEO: This is why they’re full of Hot Air in Canberra!

The Talent of Gene McDaniels

Gene McDaniels and guitarist Kent Allyn perform Gene's hit from 1961 VIDEO: Gene McDaniels – one of your favourite singers on Magic 1278. This Live Performance, in a school class room, is a MUST SEE. What a talent he was.

Watch it - Granny's out!

Nina Conti is a talented and wonderfully funny performer VIDEO: Meet Nina and her Grandmother – she’ one out of the box… er... bag!

Just Sing!

“Sing” written by British singer-songwriter Gary Barlow and musician Andrew Lloyd Webber and performed by a number of artists assembled from across The United Kingdom and The Commonwealth. VIDEO: “Sing” written by British singer-songwriter Gary Barlow and musician Andrew Lloyd Webber and performed by a number of artists assembled from across The United Kingdom and The Commonwealth.

Is this how Elvis started?

The boys name is William Stokkebroe. After seeing his parents Kristina and Peter Stokkebroe and the dancers of studie43 practising he is showing what he has learned at the Galla opening 2. Marts 2012. VIDEO: After seeing his parents Kristina and Peter Stokkebroe practising, little William started showing what he has learned to Jailhouse Rock!

Tribute

Robin Gibb performs VIDEO: We remember the unique talent of Robin Gibb from The Bee Gees. He passed away May 20th aged 62.

Prince Charles presents the weather

This weather report gets the Royal treatment VIDEO: Prince Charles gave the BBC’s Scotland headquarters a special 60th Anniversary gift by turning weather presenter for the day.

Pooch Power!

Watch Ashleigh and Pudsey the adorable dog act charm the audience and Judges in the Britain's Got Talent Final VIDEO: It’s official : a DOG is the 2012 Grand Final Winner of Britain’s Got Talent. 6 year old Border Collie/Bichon Frise cross, Pudsey, wins a whopping $800,000… to share with his proud 17 year old owner, Ashleigh.

Broadway's very frist Annie

The original VIDEO: Listen out for this song with Kevin and Jane this week to win a double invitation to Annie the Musical at The Regent Theatre on Friday May 25.

Grace Kelly in "High Society"

VIDEO: Bing Crosby pledges his “True Love” to Grace Kelly.

Amazing Talent!

Incredible Pavarotti inspired voice... VIDEO: “Australia’s Got Talent” is back for 2012. Will we discover someone as exciting as 14 year old Yiorgos Ioannou, the new star of “Greece’s Got Talent”?

Granny Power!

Johanna Quaas is 86-years old and a German Senior Champion of artistic gymnastics VIDEO: 86 year old Johanna Quaas is living proof that you’re never too old… for anything!

Meet a Real Live Dummy!

Paul Zerdin and an unsuspecting audience member at the Comedy Rocks Festival VIDEO: Ventriloquist Paul Zerdin has some fun with living dummy named…?

Unchained Melody

1965 video of Righteous Brothers performance of VIDEO: The Righteous Brothers, Unchained Melody - the song voted by you as The Best Song of all Time in our Top 500 Countdown.

Amazing Clapping Orchestra

Special effects with hands and feet from clapping orchestra that sounds like rain storm VIDEO: With Autumn here it looks like this is a sound we may have to get a little more used to.

Thanks Davy!

Davy Jones  had continued to perform, had dates scheduled for March VIDEO: We remember the late Davy Jones of The Monkees with one of their biggest hits. Davy passed away at the age of 66 on Wednesday 29 February 2012 from a heart attack.

Rocky Cocky

Frostie is a 22-year-old Bare-Eyed Cockatoo who loves to dance.  Frostie even has his own Facebook page! VIDEO: Here’s one bird that can shake more than just its tail feather!

I Will Always Love You Video

Music video by Whitney Houston performing I Will Always Love You. <em>(1999)</em> VIDEO: We remember the beautiful voice of the late Whitney Houston.

HRH Diamond Jubilee

Queen Elizabeth II, Britain's 63rd monarch, has steered the monarchy through decades of social change while remaining a symbol of national stability in a shifting world. VIDEO: Kevin and Jane commemorate The Diamond Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II with this special historic video presentation.

The Bark Side

A canine chorus barks a familiar tune VIDEO: Cop this Canine Chorus barking a familiar tune from Star Wars. All part of a TV campaign to sell cars via the American Super Bowl! May the force be with them.

I am. You are. We are Australian.

Performed live on the 'Spirit of Australia Day' 2000 in front of many Aussie celebrities, including the Prime Minister, John Howard, and Slim Dusty, both singing along. VIDEO: Kevin and Jane celebrate Australia Day with The Seekers - I Am Australian. Turn that volume up, and enjoy!

Shot!!

Game, Set, Match - Federer! VIDEO: To celebrate the Australia Open in Melbourne – check out this top shot from Roger Federer, played during the 2009 US Open Semifinal. Surely one of the best ever!

The Magic 1278 Christmas Amigos

The Magic 1278 Christmas Amigos perform Felice Navidad CHRISTMAS VIDEO: The Magic 1278 Team thank you for your support this year and wish you a very Merry Christmas and a safe and happy 2012.

It's that time again

For gifts you can't wait to give and cannot wait for Christmas day to arrive VIDEO: As Christmas fast approaches, we want to share this very moving and clever TV commercial from John Lewis, the department store in the UK. After this, you’ll probably want to shop there just like we do.

You're Never Too Old to Rock and Roll

The Zimmers are a British band, thought to have the oldest members of any band in the world. VIDEO: Join in and sing with The Zimmers.

Playing for Change

Dock of the Bay VIDEO: See how music unites us all with this magic version of “Dock of the Bay”

Sam The Bellhop

Sleight of hand extravaganza VIDEO: OK – we give up. How did he do this?

Dog On It!

Cowabunga Tillman! VIDEO : We’re not the only ones celebrating our warmer weather – look at this clever canine!!

Some Diamonds never lose their sparkle

Little Darlin' was recorded and released in 1957 by The Diamonds VIDEO: Kevin and Jane just love this live performance of Little Darlin’ by the original Diamonds - recorded many decades after the songs first release. You will too!

You gotta HAND it to these two!

It's like tap dancing but with hands! VIDEO: Performed and choreographed by Suzanne Cleary and Peter Harding, these two sure have a lot of time on their hands! Music is performed by Yolanda Be Cool & D Cup.

Perfect Puppetry

What amazing talent by Alexander Jorgenson and his friend Barti VIDEO: Meet Barti, the world's most talented little wooden man. The amazing puppeteer is Alex Jørgensen Mihajlovski. Thanks to Rita and Tony for sharing this gem with us.

Just before we take off...

Why fly any other airline? VIDEO: Ever wondered how you’re going to sit through all those pre-flight instructions again? Here’s a fresh approach.

Everyone's in on the Act

The Ukes perform Ennio Morricone's classic - The Good the Bad and the Ugly VIDEO: You may have seen Jane play the Ukulele – now see how it’s really done!

The World's Hungriest Dog

Meet Clark Griswold - he LOVES food! VIDEO: Does your dog hound you for treats? Look what happens when you say NO!

A Classic with a Cockney Twist

Bill Bailey and the BBC Concert Orchestra perform 'cockney' music at the Royal Albert Hall VIDEO: British comedian Bill Bailey has some fun with one of the most recognisable pieces of music in the world.

Too Close For Comfort

A beautiful nature video filmed and edited by Joe Romeiro from 333 Productions VIDEO: An extraordinary video of a shark handler doing something we could only imagine – until now.

Steven Rossitto with Kevin and Jane

Steven Rossitto EXCLUSIVE: Remember the date: Wednesday May 25, 2011 – it’s the day you met Steven Rossitto here in the Magic 1278 studio. Kevin and Jane say this amazing 17 year old Melbourne boy will become an international star. Watch and listen… and you’ll agree