7 July 2019

Some Featured Artists

Here are just some of the fabulous artists from the sixties we played during the programme…

Jackie DeShannon

Spanky And Our Gang

Crispian St. Peters

The Blossoms

Ray Charles Singers

Billy Thorpe And The Aztecs

The Dixie Cups

Peter and Gordon

In Profile:

Laura Nyro

An amazing talent who wrote and sang some of the most musically innovative songs of the late 1960s.

Charles’ Pick

Give A Damn

A song that received little airplay in certain markets because of the word “damn”, this song from Spanky and Our Gang was a direct comment on the issue of racial equality.

The Show’s Playlist

Here’s the complete list of all the songs that were played during the show.

ARTIST SONG YEAR
The Hollies I’m Alive 1967
Wayne Fontana & The MindBenders The Game Of Love 1965
The Beach Boys Barbara Ann 1965
Helen Shapiro Walking Back To Happiness 1961
The Seekers Island of Dreams 1966
Billy Thorpe and The Aztecs Twilight Time 1965
Elvis Presley Let Yourself Go 1968
Brian Hyland Gypsy Woman 1970
The Bee Gees New York Mining Disaster 1941 1967
The Beatles From Me To You 1963
The Equals Baby Come Back 1966
IN PROFILE – LAURA NYRO
Laura Nyro Wedding Bell Blues 1966
Laura Nyro Eli’s Coming 1968
Laura Nyro Sweet Blindness 1968
Laura Nyro Save The Country 1968
Laura Nyro Time and Love 1969
Laura Nyro Blackpatch 1970
Laura Nyro And When I Die
SINGLES
Elvis Presley Such A Night 1960
The Exciters Tell Him 1962
Gene Pitney Only Love Can Break A Heart 1962
Gordon Lightfoot The Pride of Man 1966
The Vogues Turn Around, Look At Me 1968
Vikki Carr It Must Be Him 1967
DOUBLEHEADERS
Crispian St Peters You Were On My Mind
Crispian St Peters The Pied Piper 1966
The Blossoms Lover Boy 1966
The Blossoms He’s A Rebel 1962
MPD Limited Absence Makes The Heart Grow Fonder 1966
MPD Limited Little Boy Sad 1965
The Executives My Aim Is To Please You 1967
The Executives Windy Day 1968
The Iveys Dear Angie 1969
The Iveys Maybe Tomorrow 1969
Sandie Shaw I’ll Stop At Nothing 1965
Sandie Shaw Tomorrow 1966
TOP 5 – 13 JUNE 1964 US BILLBOARD HOT 100
Mary Wells My Guy 1964
The Beatles Love Me Do 1964
Ray Charles singers Love Me With All Your Heart 1964
Peter and Gordon A World Without Love 1964
The Dixie Cups Chapel of Love 1964
SINGLES
The Parade Sunshine Girl 1967
Spanky and Our Gang Give A Damn 1968
Robert Knight Everlasting Love 1967
Richie Havens I Can’t Make It Anymore 1966
The Small Faces Lazy Sunday Afternoon 1968
The Association Never My Love 1967
Sarah Vaughan A Lover’s Concerto 1966
Scott McKenzie San Francisco 1967
The Troggs Wild Thing 1966
Genesis Window 1969
The Seekers A World of Our Own 1966
Jackie DeShannon Put A Little Love 1969
Jimmy Cliff Wonderful World, Beautiful People 1969