with Chris Bent a.k.a. Chris B
Click here for Chris B Radio Seagull Biography

25 March 2017
on Radio Seagull online 3 hours from 12 noon (UK time) Saturday, repeated midnight (UK time) Saturday into Sunday morning
on the Netherlands DAB+ Network and in North Yorkshire DAB Coast and County Radio. Also on 1602Khz &

Clocks alter tonight, one hour forward - one of these hours will not be broadcast...
Hour 1
CSNY-Deja Vu
Move-Night Of Fear
Rolling Stones-Midnight Rambler
Rotary Connection-Ruby Tuesday
Melanie-Ruby Tuesday (Glastonbury 1971 unreleased)
Melanie-Carolina In My Mind
Doors medley-Love Her Madly/Alabama Song/Unknown Soldier/The Spy/Touch Me/When The Music's Over

Hour 2
Joni Mitchell-Coyote
Ferris Wheel-I Know You Well
Bridget St John-Autumn Lullaby
Melanie-Lay Down/Candles In The Rain  (Glastonbury 1971 unreleased)
John Martyn-Go Down Easy
Quintessence-High On Mount Kailash (Queen Elizabeth Hall)
Fairport Convention-She Moves Through The Fair
Spooky Tooth-Lost In My Dream
The Trees-The Great Silkie
Locomotive-Time Of Light and Darkness
The Last Poets-This Is Madness

Hour 3
Jefferson Airplane-Somebody To Love/Fat Angel/Rock Me Baby (live)
Melanie-Close To It All  (Glastonbury 1971 unreleased)
Heavy Jelly-Blue
Marsha Hunt-Wild Thing
Yes-Heart Of The Sunrise
T.Rex-Seagull Woman (backing track)
Dr Strangely Strange-Dark Haired Lady
CSNY-Deja Vu

Chris B in green velvet trousers, circa 1973, with the future Mrs B.


Back next Friday with more recent musics (sic)
and on Saturday with more alternative 60's & 70's trax

(new: expanded and improved)

on Radio Seagull

every Friday & Saturday at midday UK time, and again at midnight
on the Dutch DAB digital network
 and also on 1602Khz & online

Chris B can now be heard on Radio Seagull two days every week. On Friday the Weekend Starts Here when we head Toward The Unknown Region with an eclectic mix of recent releases and those tunes that may have escaped your attention. Electronica, Psychedelia, Folk, Prog, World...
on Radio Seagull online
3 hours from 12 noon (UK time) Friday
repeated midnight (UK time) Friday into Saturday morning
...and on the Netherlands DAB+ Network & 1602Khz AM

Meanwhile, on Saturday, three unexpurgated hours of those Alternative Sounds of the 60's and the 70's
on Radio Seagull online
3 hours from 12 noon (UK time) Saturday
repeated midnight (UK time) Saturday into Sunday morning
...and on the Netherlands DAB+ Network & 1602Khz AM


Chris B, Hunstanton 1972

Chris & Jez: Hunstanton, Summer 1971 - Schools Out for 'Bent + Bowles'

Chris B with Girlfriend/Wife, Kathy, circa 1972

'Hair, Flares, Platforms and Hotpants'

Happy Daze: Jeremy Bowles, owner of the greatest ever tent

'Sorting out the gubbins in the tent'
In foreground: Teleton cassette recorder, Best of Cream, box of cassettes, 6x supersize 1.5 volt batteries (black, held together with green and yellow tape), extension loudspeaker (with bottle of cider on top)


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Interested in the Mellotron? Want to check whether any of the songs played feature a Mellotron? Visit:     

The Ultimate Recordings List (probably)

Head Like A Hole

To Those Who Love...                                                                                                                 Time Is Eternity...

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