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 26 January 2019
with Marcelle

Hour 1
Flowerpot Men-E=MC2/Musha Hada
Psychedelic Porn Crumpets-Found God In A Tomato
Charlotte Gainsbourg-Such A Remarkable Day
International Teachers Of Pop-The Ballad Of Remedy Nilsson
Broken Bells-The High Road
8 Bit King Crimson tune-Happy Family
King Crimson-Lizard Suite: Prince Rupert Awakes/Battle Of Glass Tears/Lament

Can you spot Marcel and Chris in the above film? LOL ;-)
Hour 2
Marmalade - Tribute to Dean Ford:
Man In A Shop
Falling Apart At The Seams
The Ballad Of Cherry Flavar
I Shall Be Released
Mr Lion

Beatles-She's A Woman
Magic Moments At Twilight Time-Purple Eyed and Mystified
Phil Gould-The Colour Of My Pain
Sharon Van Etten-The End Of The World
The Grass Roots-Glory Bound
Led Zeppelin-I Can't Quit You Babe (soundcheck)
Robert Plant & Alison Krauss-Fortune Teller
Gorky Park-Lonely Girl


Hour 3

50 years ago:
This weeks new singles were officially released on Friday
31st January 1969

Amen Corner-(If Paradise Is) Half As Nice  IMMEDIATE
Dan Fardon-We Can Make It Together  PYE
Beverley Sisters-Good Morning Starshine  RCA
Hair Company-Hair  POLYDOR
Caterina Valente & Edmundo Ros-Hare Krishna  DECCA
Status Quo-Make Me Stay A Bit Longer  PYE
Scott Harris-Barry Johnson's Sad Yeys Inn  MORGAN
Bob & Earl-Harlem Shuffle  ISLAND
Sandie Shaw-Monsieur Dupont  PYE
The Doors-Touch Me/Wild Child  ELEKTRA
1984-This Little Boy  BIG T (Transatlantic)
Joe South-Games People Play  CAPITOL
Johnny Cash-Daddy Sang Bass  CBS
Jeannie C Riley-The Girl Most Likely  POLYDOR
The First Edition-But You Know I Love You  REPRISE
Wild Silk-(Visions In A) Plaster Sky  COLUMBIA
Four Seasons-Electric Stories  PHILIPS
Mixture-Sad Old Song  PARLOPHONE
Locomotive-Mr Armageddon  PARLOPHONE
Whistling Willie-Penny Reel  DUKE
Tapestry-Heart and Soul  NEMS
Shadows Of Knight-Shake  BUDDAH
We 4-Candy Floss Man  MAJOR MINOR

extended podcast:
Eddie Howell-Easy Street  PARLOPHONE
John Fitch and Associates-Romantic Attitude  BEACON
Peter Sulley-Evil Woman  POLYDOR


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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