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 18 January 2019
with Marcelle

Hour 1
Free-Mr Big
Vinegar Joe-Never Met A Dog
T. Rex-Buick Mackane/Seagull Woman
Forum-White Night
Torch Song-White Night
Flowerpot Men-Silicon City/You Can Never Be Wrong
Beach Boys-You're So Good To Me
The Fruit Machine-Willow Tree
The Trembling Bells-Just As The Rainbow
Curved Air-Piece Of Mind
Hour 2
The Doors-Ship Of Fools
Depeche Mode-Never Let Me Down Again (Keller Technik remix)
Klaatu-A Routine Day:
Ayreon-Dr Slumbers Eternity Home
Klaatu-Hope: the complete orchestral mix
with the English National Philharmonic Orchestra recorded 12/13 January 1977
Left Banke-Dark Is The Bark/Pretty Ballerina/Walk Away Renee
Bee Gees/Pink Floyd Mash Up-Staying Alive In The Wall
Bee Gees/Deep Purple Mash Up-You Should Be Smoking
Bee Gees-Wildflower

Hour 3

50 years ago:
This weeks new singles were officially released on Friday
17th January 1969

Fifth Dimension-California Soul  LIBERTY
Andee Silver-You're Just What I Was Looking For Today  DECCA
Bill Kenwright-Tiggy  MGM
Elton John-Lady Samantha  PHILIPS
Peter Sarstedt-Where Do You Go To My Lovely  UNITED ARTISTS
Clem Curtis-Marie Take A Chance  UNITED ARTISTS
Glen Campbell-Wichita Lineman  EMBER
Crystal Mansion-Thought Of Loving You  CAPITOL
Orange Machine-You Can All Join In/Doctor Crippen's Waiting Room  PYE
Troggs-Evil Woman  PAGE ONE
Tyrannosaurus Rex-Pewter Suitor  REGAL ZONOPHONE
Rhinocerous-Apricot Brandy  ELEKTRA
Sam & Dave-Soul Sister Brown Sugar  ATLANTIC
Van Der Graaf Generator-People You Were Going To  POLYDOR
David McWilliams-The Stranger  MAJOR MINOR
The Youth-Meadow Of My Love  DERAM
The Loot-Try To Keep It A Secret  PAGE ONE
Box Tops-Sweet Cream Ladies Forward March  BELL
Kassenetz Katz Singing Orchestral Circus-We Can Work It Out  PYE
Classics IV-Stormy  LIBERTY

extended podcast:
Dave Davies-Hold My Hand  PYE
Lorraine Ellison-Stay With Me  WARNER BROTHERS
Unit 4 + 2-3.30  FONTANA
Miki-Dear Auntie Mary  RCA
Scrugg-Will The Real Geraldine Please Stand Up  PYE

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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