Mixtape: Golden Oldies

Each week Kinderling shares a Mixtape.

Grandparents come in all shapes, sizes, ages and backgrounds - just like their music tastes! This Grandparent's Day, we've designed this eclectic playlist especially for you, our beloved Nans & Pops, Nonnas & Nonnos, Nai Nais & Ye Yes.

It's the perfect way to introduce your fave classic tracks to the grandies, with a few of their new faves thrown into the mix too.


  1. Marvin Gaye - How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)
  2. The Verve Pipe - When Grandma Says No
  3. Jerry Lee Lewis - Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin On
  4. The Not-Its! - Granddad Is A Spy
  5. The Beatles - When I'm Sixty-Four
  6. Simon and Garfunkel - Mrs Robinson
  7. The Mik Maks - My Grandfather's Ute
  8. Frances England - Fast Train to Grandma's
  9. Eddie Fisher - Oh! My Pa-Pa (O mein papa)
  10. Johnny Cash - I Love You Because
  11. Justine Clarke - My Granny Loves To Laugh
  12. Clive Dunn - Grandad
  13. Roy Orbison - You Got It
  14. Billy Joel - For The Longest Time
  15. ABBA - Dancing Queen
  16. Cat Stevens - Peace Train
  17. Carpenters - (They Long To Be) Close To You

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