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 25 January 2019
with Marcelle

Hour 1
Art-I Think I'm Going Weird
Spooky Tooth-Sunshine Help Me/Weird
Camel-Summer Lightning
Blind Zero-Down To The Wolves
Zombies-Beechwood Park
Posies-Brief Candles
Zombies-Hung Up On A Dream
Ayreon (Arjen A Luccasen)-Don't Switch Me Off
China Crisis-Wishful Thinking
Doors-Wishful Sinful
House Of Lords (UK)-In The Land Of Dreams
House Of Lords (UK)-Another Day From Heaven
The Tapestry-Miss Julie's Private School
The Owl Service-Willie's Lady
Hour 2
Golden Earring-Are You Receiving Me
Golden Earrings-Just A Little Bit Of Peace In My Heart
Fever Tree-Hey Joe/We Can Work It Out/Day Tripper
Canned Heat-Let's Work Together:

Can you spot Marcel and Chris in the above film? LOL ;-)
Chris Bent, circa 1972 (no publicity please) a dandy in the underworld...
Navy trousers with yellow stars, maroon paisley shirt, pink jacket and black/orange/maroon platform boots
The Fruit Machine-The Wall
Jay and the Americans-Shanghai Noodle Factory
Traffic-Shanghai Noodle Factory
Telex-Haven't We Met Somewhere Before
Red Flag-Forgiving Sea

Hour 3

50 years ago:
This weeks new singles were officially released on Friday
24th January 1969

Amen Corner-World Of Broken Hearts  DERAM
Timi Yuro-As Long As There Is You  LIBERTY
Bobby Womack-California Dreaming  MINIT
Vogues-5 o'clock World  LONDON
Supremes & Temptations-I'm Gonna Make You Love Me  TAMLA MOTOWN
Sounds Orcestral-Soul Coaxing  PYE
Smokestack Lightning-Light In My Window  BELL
Man-Sudden Life  PYE
Group Therapy-Remember What You Said  PHILIPS
Grand Union-She Said  CBS
The Free (Dutch)-Soul Party  PHILIPS
Fortunes-Our Love Has Gone  DECCA
Bee Gees-Odessa  POLYDOR 56304 (but do any copies exist?)
Duster Bennett-Raining In My Heart  BLUE HORIZON
Denny Laine-Say You Don't Mind  DERAM
Andy Kim-Rainbow  DOT
Terry Lindsey-It's Over  PRESIDENT
Darlene Love-Wait Till My Bobby Gets Home  LONDON
Sydney Elliot-Who Dat Girl In The Mini Skirt  SPARK
Joe Mansano-Life On Reggae Planet  BLUE CAT
Joya Landis-Moonlight Lover  TROJAN
Noel Harrison-Young Girl Of 16  DECCA
Richard Harris-Hive  STATESIDE
Crackers-Honey Do  FONTANA

extended podcast:
Bob Monkhouse-I Remember Natalie  CBS
The Conquerors (Ansell Collins)-Secret Weapon  AMALGAMATED
Sir Douglas Quintet-She's About A Mover  LONDON
Fife Reivers-Dry Leaves  COLUMBIA
Lesley Duncan-Road To Nowhere  RCA
Della Humphreys-Don't Make The Good Girls Bad  ACTION
The Hello People-Jerusalem  PHILIPS
Thelma Jones-House That Jack Built  SOUL CITY
Paul Butterfield Blues Band-Get Yourself Together  ELEKTRA


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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