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In memory of Ian MacDonald (King Crimson, Foreigner...) who passed away in Feb 2022

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

25-27 February 2022

Les arrives without Gromit

 
Slight change to programme sequence on Seagull:
FRIDAY: One hour of (prog) rock; Two hours of 1977; HOURS 1-3
SATURDAY: Two Hours of 1972; One hour of rock and exotica HOURS 4-6
 
On CWR 1476:
FRIDAY: 1972 HOURS 4+5
SATURDAY: Rock HOURS 1+6
SUNDAY: 1977 HOURS 2+3


Hour
1 & 6 combined as one file
 PODCAST
Red Flag-Russian Radio
Tatu-How Soon Is Now
Coil Sea-Lattice Of Aum
Supersister-Radio
Sweet-Action (strung up edit)/Fox On The Run
Sweet-Love Me Two Times/I Can't Explain/Paperback Writer/I Can Hear The Grass Grow (BBC session 1970/71)
Sweet-Heartbreak Today
Procul Harum-Whisky Train/Grand Hotel/Il Tuo Diamante/Conquistador/Quite Rightly So/In The Wee Small Hours Of Sixpence/Piggy Pig Pig
Foreigner-It Feels Like The First Time/Cold As Ice
ELP-Jeremy Bender/Are You Ready Eddy/Still You Turn Me On/Trilogy
Todd Rundgren-All The Children Sing
Kaleidoscope-Jenny Artichoke
Spooky Tooth-Evil Woman
 
Hour 2
45 years ago: There were 61 new singles released on Friday 25 February 1977
compiled from THE NEW SINGLES* issue 662 + www.45cat.com
 PODCAST
Queen-Tie Your Mother Down  EMI 2593
AC/DC-Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap  ATLANTIC K10899
Ted Nugent-Storm Troopin'/Hey Baby  EPIC EPC3900
England-Paraffinalea/Nangram  ARISTA 88
Otis Waygood Band-Get It Started  DECCA F13688
Demis Roussos-Because  PHILIPS 6042 245
David McWilliams-By The Lights Of Cyrian  EMI 2586
Judge Dread-End Of The World/Bring Back The Skins  CACTUS CT98
Deniece Williams-Free  CBS 4978
AC/DC-The Jack  ATLANTIC K10899
Queen-You And I  EMI 2573
Tami Lynn-I'm Gonna Run Away From You  CONTEMPO CS9026
 
Hour 3
45 years ago: There were 61 new singles released on Friday 25 February 1977
compiled from THE NEW SINGLES* issue 662 + www.45cat.com
 PODCAST
Lake-Do I Love You/Key To The Rhyme  MCA 268
George Harrison-Pure Smokey/True Love  DARK HORSE K16896
Ian Whitcomb-My Blue Heaven  WARNER K16891
Charlie-Johnny Hold Back/Please Let Me Know  POLYDOR 2058 846
Shona-Kick Off/Finders Keepers  MCA 270
Talking Heads-Love Goes To Building On Fire  SIRE 6078 604
Magna Carta-Oh My Dear Rose  GTO GT82
Sweet-Fever Of Love/Distinct Lack Of Ancient  RCA PB5011
Jackson Browne-Here Come Those Tears Again  ASYLUM K13073
Dragonfly-This Time  EPIC EPC4857
Little River Band-I'll Always Call Your Name  EMI 2591
Tasty-Just A Little Too Much  DJM DJS10751
Talking Heads-New Feeling  SIRE 6078 604
Slim Whitman-Una Paloma Blanca  UNITED ARTISTS UP36220
 
Hour 4
 PODCAST
50 years ago: There were 63 new singles released on Friday 25 February 1972
compiled from THE NEW SINGLES* issue 413 + www.45cat.com
Carl Wayne-Imagine  RCA 2177
Wings-Give Ireland Back To The Irish  PARLOPHONE R5936
David Elliott-Dear Mary  ATLANTIC K10146
Angelettes-Rainy Day/Don't Let Him Touch You  DECCA FR13284
Ben E King-Take Me To The Pilot  CBS7785
Dave Clark and friends-Think Of Me  COLUMBIA DB8862
Focus-Focus II/Tommy  BLUE HORIZON 2096 008
Dave Davari-Top Of The Pops theme from 1965 (in lieu of King Kong Blues)
Gilbert O'Sullivan-Alpne Again (Naturally)/Save It  MAM 66
Hot Chocolate-Mary Anne  RAK 127
Supremes-Floy Joy TAMLA MOTOWN TMG804
Four Tops-It's The Same Old Song  TAMLA MOTOWN TMG803
Shocking Blue-Out Of Sight  POLYDOR 2001 266
 
Hour 5
50 years ago: There were 63 new singles released on Friday 25 February 1972
compiled from THE NEW SINGLES* issue 413 + www.45cat.com
 PODCAST
Vinegar Joe-Speed Queen Of Ventura/Never Met A Dog (that took to me)  ISLAND WIP6125
Money Jungle-Home PRESIDENT PT362
Red Birds-Jinsei  YORK SYK515
Paul Simon-Mother and Child Reunion  CBS 7793
Luther Grosvenor-All The People  ISLAND WIP6124
Gary Wright and Wonderwheel-I Know  A&M AMS888
Luther Grosvenor-Waiting  ISLAND WIP6124
Jon Cunoo-Love Is Strange  BAMBOO BAM69
Mamas & Papas-Shooting Star  PROBE PRO557
Moms & Dads-Rangers Waltz  LONDON HLL10362
Mamas & Papas-No Dough PROBE PRO557
Jonathan Round-Don't It Make You Want To Go Home  JANUS 6146 006
Timber-Outlaw  ELEKTRA K12042
Julie Covington-Day By Day  RCA 2181
Les Dawson-Promise Me  DECCA F13287
Max Greger Orchestra-Munich Fanfare March  POLYDOR 2041 203
 
Hour 1 & 6 combined as one file
 PODCAST
Red Flag-Russian Radio
Tatu-How Soon Is Now
Coil Sea-Lattice Of Aum
Supersister-Radio
Sweet-Action (strung up edit)/Fox On The Run
Sweet-Love Me Two Times/I Can't Explain/Paperback Writer/I Can Hear The Grass Grow (BBC session 1970/71)
Sweet-Heartbreak Today
Procul Harum-Whisky Train/Grand Hotel/Il Tuo Diamante/Conquistador/Quite Rightly So/In The Wee Small Hours Of Sixpence/Piggy Pig Pig
Foreigner-It Feels Like The First Time/Cold As Ice
ELP-Jeremy Bender/Are You Ready Eddy/Still You Turn Me On/Trilogy
Todd Rundgren-All The Children Sing
Kaleidoscope-Jenny Artichoke
Spooky Tooth-Evil Woman



 
Flying Penguins migrate to rain forest...
 

 
Giants of Rock, Butlins, Minehead - Sunday 23rd January 2022
Felix Rabin (centre) with (from left) Andy, Vincenzo Capodivento, Chris B and Kathy 
 
 
 
 
 
 
with Les Newman


Jingles and voiceovers
Amy Bargeron


Visit Amy's Studio
 
 


(r) = repeat
 

 

 


 
 
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:
THE NEW SINGLES
 
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 https://www.facebook.com/chris.bent.319

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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