This was... Chris Bent (1969)

Chris B: on Radio Seagull online  every Friday and Saturday, midday and midnight UK time  (1300/0100  Central Euopean Time)
 Also overnight on DAB North Yorkshire Coast and County, various AM frequencies in the Netherlands &

Playlist for 14 December 2018
with Marcelle

Hour 1
Metronomy-Old Skool
GoodThunder-I Can't Get Thru' To You
Black Mountain-Line Them All Up
Blue Oyster Cult-Astronomy
Golden Earring-Back Home
Picadilly-I Know She Believes
Ippu Do-Time Of The Season
Slade-Rock And Roll Preacher
King Crimson-Happy Family
The Holy Drug Couple-If I Could Find You (Eternity)
Boston-Hitch A Ride
Survivor-America Heartbeat
Hour 2
LCD Sound System-American Dream
MGMT-Time To Pretend
Emerson Lake & Palmer-Trilogy
The Holy Wave-Night Tripper
The Last Detail-Photographs
Carbon Poppies-Rain On My Face
Beatles-Fixing A Hole/It's All Too Much
Earth & Fire-Seasons
Ambrosia-Drink Of Water
Kikagaku Moyo-Fluffy Kosmisch
Moon Dog-Symphonique no. 6 (Good For Goodie)

Hour 3

50 years ago:
This weeks new single releases 06 December 1968

Cliff Bennett-Back In The USSR (Parlophone)
Deep Purple-Kentucky Woman (Parlophone)
Endevers-She's My Girl (Decca)
Five By Five-Fire/Hang Up (Pye)
Harmony Grass-Move In A Little Closer (RCA)
Spectrum-Ob La Di Ob La Di (RCA)
Bedrocks-Ob La Di Ob La Da (Columbia)
Joyce Bond-Ob La Di Ob La Da (Island)

Marmalade-Ob La Di Ob La Da (CBS)
Donovan-Atlantis (Pye)
Noel Harrison-Windmills Of Your Mind (Reprise)
Fortunes-Seasons In The Sun (United Artists)
Grape Fruit-Someday Soon (Stateside Dunhill)
Pattie Flabbie's Coughed Engine-Billy's Got A Goat (Stateside)
Paul Jones-Aquarius (Columbia)
Spice-What About The Music (United Artists)
Pink Floyd-Point Me At (To) The Sky (Columbia)
Simon's Secrets-I Know What Her Name Is (CBS)
Sun Dragon-Five White Horses (MGM)
Tim Andrews & Paul Korda-Angel Face (Parlophone)
Marv Johnson-Pick A Rose For My Rose (Tamla Motown)
Stevie Wonder-For Once In My Life (Tamla Motown)

EXTENDED PODCAST ONLY: (another 27 minutes!)
Spencer Davis Group-Short Change (United Artists)
Pyramids-Tisko My Darling (President)
Tremeloes-I Shall Be Released (CBS)
Blue Rivers and the Maroons-Take It Or Leave It (Spectrum)
Albert Washington-Woman Love (President)

Preview from next weeks new releases 12 December 1968:
both sides of a single on Blue Horizon from Chicken Shack, featuring Christine Perfect (McVie)

This was... Marcelle (1971)

be seeing you

Back next Friday
and on Saturday

Chris B (with the delightful miss wood), circa 1975. See

picture restored from a damaged slide


Chris & Jez: Hunstanton, Summer 1971 - Schools Out for 'Bent + Bowles'

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