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 04 January 2019
with Marcelle

Hour 1
Troubadours Du Roi Baudoin-Sanctus (from the film 'IF')
Alice Cooper-Sick Things
The Fall-Eat Y'Self Fitter
Washed Out-Feel It All Around
Psychedelic Porn Crumpets-Marmalade March
Kate Bush-Wild Man
Bjork-Big Time Sensuality
Golden Earring-She Flies On Strange Wings
Kikagaku Moyo-Nazo Nazo
Culture Club-Victims
Hour 2
The Kez-Come Back Baby:

The Kez recorded this song in 2014 but their song was matched to this 1969 TOTP video.
Comments at the youtube page refer to the girls being somewhat thinner than girls of today...

Boy George-Invisible (demo)
Led Zeppelin-Thank You/That's The Way/Custard Pie
Plastic Penny-Nobody Knows It/She Does/Genevieve
The Slits-Earthbeat/Earthbeat Japan
Terry Reid-To Be Treated Rite
Guns 'n' Roses-November Rain

Hour 3

50 years ago:
This weeks new singles were officially released on Friday
3rd January 1969

Amiel Moodie-Mullo Reggae  BLUE CAT
Jimmy Scott-Ob La Di Ob La Da Story  REVOLUTION
Cream-White Room  POLYDOR
Grass Roots-Bella Linda  STATESIDE
Nina Simone-I Put A Spell On You  PHILIPS
Opal Butterfly-Mary Anne With The Shaky Hand  CBS
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell-You Ain't Livin' Till You're Lovin'  TAMLA MOTOWN
Lloyd Terrell & Mrs Miller-Lulu Returns  PAMA
Good Rats-Hobo  LONDON
Woody Kern-Biography  PYE
Young Holt Unlimited-Soulful Strut  MCA
Wayne Faro's Schmaltz Band-Give It Time  DERAM
Cyril Davies-Country Line Special  PYE
Chris Farlowe-Dawn  IMMEDIATE
The Joseph Consortium-Close Every Door  DECCA
Excelsior Spring-Happy Miranda  INSTANT
Vevett Fogg-Telstar 69  PYE
The Coins-Love Power  TOAST
Johhny Johnson and the Bandwagon-You  DIRECTION
Caravan-Place Of My Own  VERVE
The Cats-Lea  COLUMBIA
Eric Burdon and the Animals-Ring Of Fire  MGM
(a very long) extended podcast:
Lee Vanderbilt-Some Girls Do  UNITED ARTISTS
Anthony and the Imperials-Flesh Failures (Let The Sunshine In)  UNITED ARTISTS
Hubert Thomas's Valverde-Genevieve  SNB (Simon Napier Bell's record label)
Toby Twirl-Movin' In  DECCA
B J Thomas-Hooked On A Feeling  PYE
Dee Mullins-Continuing Story Of Harper Valley PTA  POLYDOR
Five Stairsteps and Cubie-Stay Close To Me  BUDDAH
SRC-Black Sheep  CAPITOL
Eddie Floyd-Bring It On Home To Me  STAX
Termites-Push Push  NEW BEAT
Soul Vendors & Marcia Griffiths-Reggae Rumble  STUDIO ONE
Troubadours Du Roi Baudoin-Sanctus (from the film 'IF')  PHILIPS


This was... Marcelle (1971)

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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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