This was... Chris Bent (Summer 1971)

on Radio Seagull online every Friday and Saturday, midday and at midnight
 on 1476Khz and various AM frequencies in Netherlands
on CWR 1476Khz Leicestershire every Friday, Saturday & Sunday evening 6.00-8.00pm
1476 WEBCAST: Carillon Wellbeing Radio

Playlist for weekend 17/18/19 September 2021
with Les Newman

Jingles and voiceovers
Amy Bargeron

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Hour 1
50 years ago: There were 59 new singles released on Friday 17 September 1971
compiled from THE NEW SINGLES* issue 392 +
Uriah Heep-Simon The Bullet Freak/Look At Yourself  BRONZE WIP6111
Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons-Sleeping Man  WARNER K16107
Jethro Tull-Life-Life Is A Long Song  CHRYSALIS WIP6106
Maytones-Black and White  GG GG4522
Ethiopians-What A Pain  SONGBIRD SB1059
Elgins-Put Yourself In My Place  TAMLA MOTOWN TMG787
Showstoppers-Pick Up Your Smile/Action Speaks Louder Than Words  BEACON BEA182
Mr Floods Party-Compared To What  EMBER EMB312
Sea Train-Marble Head Messenger  CAPITOL CL15697
Helen Reddy-Our House/Crazy Love  CAPITOL CL15695
Jane Relf-Make My Time Pass By/Without A Song From You  DECCA F13231
Mr Floods Party-Unbreakable Toy  EMBER EMB312
Hour 2
50 years ago: There were 59 new singles released on Friday 17 September 1971
compiled from THE NEW SINGLES* issue 392 +
Jethro Tull-Up The Pool/Dr Bogenbroom/From Later  CHRYSALIS WIP6106
Mott The Hoople-Downtown/Home  ISLAND WIP6112
Ro Ro (Roos and Rose)-What You Gonna Do/Here I Go Again  PARLOPHONE R5920
Roger Whittaker-Mamy Blue  COLUMBIA DB8822
Boy Friday-El Raunchy  DOWNTOWN DT481
Eddie Floyd-Knock On Wood  ATLANTIC 2091 109
Chuck Wood-Seven Days Too Long  MOJO 2092 010
R Dean Taylor-Ain't It a Sad Thing  TAMLA MOTOWN TMG786
Canned Heat-Long Way From LA  UNITED ARTISTS UP35279
Jackie Lomax-Higher Ground  WARNER K16104
Brotherhood Of Man-California Sunday Morning  DERAM DM341
Hour 3 FRIDAY (1476 Sunday at 6.00pm)
50 years ago: There were 59 new singles released on Friday 17 September 1971
compiled from THE NEW SINGLES* issue 392 +
Jackie Lomax-Helluva Woman  WARNER K16104
Flower Travelling Band-Satori (Enlightenment) part 2 (the A Side)/part1 (the B Side)  ATLANTIC 2091 109
Ransome Head-Sing  YORK SYK506
Barons-Society Don't Let Us Down  JAY BOY BOY45
Randolph Walker-I Love Her More  JAY BOY BOY46
Elgins-It's Gonna Be Hard Times  TAMLA MOTOWN TMG787
Kathy Smith-Circles Of Love  POLYDOR 2001 228
Sea Train-Despair Tire  CAPITOL CL15697
Bob Rich-Filthy Rich/Navy Blue Blues  MOTHER MOT5
Danny O'Keefe-Steel Guitar  ATLANTIC 2091 147
John Denver with Fat City-Take Me Home Country Roads  RCA2118
Youngbloods-It's A Lovely Day  WB K16098
Jethro Tull-Nursie  CHRYSALIS WIP6111
Jonathan Edwards-Emma  ATLANTIC  2091 148
Hot City-Leaving/I Believe  LONDON HLU10344
Tiffany-One In A Million**  PYE 7N45094
Hour 4 & 5 - 2 hours 8 minute+ file
Genesis: A Journey Through Time
The Silent Sun (From Genesis To Revelation)
Stagnation (Trespass)
Can Utility and the Coastliners (Foxtrot)
Fountain of Salmacis (Nursery Cryme)
The Cinema Show/Aisle Of Plenty (Selling England By The Pound)
In The Cage (The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway)
Entangled (A Trick Of The Tail)
One For The Vine (Wind And Wuthering)
Deep In The Motherload (And Then There Were Three)
Dukes Travels/Dukes End (Duke)
Dodo/Lurker (Abacab)
Mama (Genesis)
Domino (Invisible Touch)
Fading Lights (We Can't Dance)
There Must Be Some Other Way** (Calling All Stations)
Hour 6  SATURDAY (1476 Sunday at 7.00pm)
Genesis-Home By The Sea/Second Home By The Sea
Steve Hackett-Every Day
Santana-All The Love Of The Universe
Caravan-Group Girl
Solid Gold Cadillac-Solid Gold Cadillac
Elephants Memory-Liberation Special
The Magicians-Painting On Wood
Rozi Plain-Swing Shut
White Noise-Fire Bird
Genesis-Los Endos




To paraphrase Eric Morecambe: "We've played all the right songs, but not necessarily in the right order" - Your corrections are always welcome
**extended podcast only

* The New Singles were a weekly listing of 45rpm (and the occasional 33rpm maxi single) recordings published by
Francis Antony Ltd, East Hill, St Austell, Cornwall. They were distributed to the music trade, media, record shops. Further info here:
Our 'sticky thread' video for 2021: The Zodiac: Cosmic Sounds

The sleeve advises: MUST BE PLAYED IN THE DARK

1971 Hunstanton/Heacham Beach: Chris Bent (on left wearing a Radio Geronimo t shirt) with Jeremy/Jez/Jerry Bowles

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

picture restored from a damaged slide

Interested in the Mellotron? Want to check whether any of the songs played feature a Mellotron? Visit:  
The Ultimate Recordings List (probably)

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