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1 hour, 55 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 18 May 2013

Tracks this week come from The Everly Brothers, The Searchers, The Rolling Stones, Adam Faith, Helen Shapiro and The Tremeloes amongst others.

With the Eurovision song contest taking place in Malmo, Sweden, this weekend our 'Three in a Row' comes from a trio of entrants from 1967, Sandy Shaw, Vicky and Sean Dunphy.

We'll also be 'Playing Hard to Get' with Al Kent and his rare 1967 track 'You've Got to Pay the Price'.

Kick start your Saturday morning as Brian Matthew shares more stories from behind the songs.

Music Played

37 items
  • Image for The Everly Brothers

    The Everly Brothers Cathy's Clown

    Acuff-Rose Opryland Music: 50th Anniv, Acuff-Rose Opryland

  • Image for Sun Dragon

    Sun Dragon Green Tambourine

    Listen To The Sky, Rev-Ola, 9

  • Request

    • Image for The Applejacks

      The Applejacks Three Little Words

      The Applejacks, Cherry Red Records, 11

  • Image for Clarence

    Clarence "Frogman" Henry A Little Too Much

    The Best of Clarence Frogman Henry, Rhino, 15

  • Both Sides Of The Record

    • Image for Judy Collins

      Judy Collins Both Sides Now

      Rediscover The 60's & 70's, Old Gold

  • Image for Judy Collins

    Judy Collins Hey That's No Way To Say Goodbye

    Hey That's No Way To Say Goodbye

  • Both Sides Of The Record

    • Image for The Searchers

      The Searchers Don't Throw Your Love Away

      The Searchers, MFP

  • Image for Adam Faith

    Adam Faith I've Just Fallen For Someone

    Complete Faith, EMI

  • Request

    • Image for The Tremeloes

      The Tremeloes Suddenly You Love Me

      Good Times: The Ultimate Collection, Castle Music

  • Loose Connections

    • Image for P.J. Proby

      P.J. Proby It's Your Day

      The Very Best Of PJ Proby, EMI GOLD, 18

    • Image for Marty Wilde

      Marty Wilde Ever Since You Said Goodbye

      Marty Wilde The Greatest Hits, Universal, 11

    • Image for Crispian St. Peters

      Crispian St. Peters Changes

      Changes , Rejoice, 011

  • Image for The Merseys

    The Merseys Sorrow

    The Godfathers Of Britpop, Polygram Tv

  • Image for Jamo Thomas

    Jamo Thomas I Spy (For The F.B.I)

    60s Mod Anthems For The In Crowd, Demon Music Group Ltd, 14

  • Image for The Belmonts

    The Belmonts We Belong Together

    The Laurie Records Story Vol. One, Ace Records, 6

  • Request

  • Image for Wayne Gibson

    Wayne Gibson Under My Thumb

    North of Watford, KRL, 19

  • Playing Hard To Get

    • Image for Al Kent

      Al Kent You've Got To Pay The Price

      Kent?s Cellar Of Soul Vol 2, Kent Soul, 9

  • Image for Del Shannon

    Del Shannon So Long Baby

    The Complete UK Series, ACE Records

  • Image for Johnny Powell And The Dimensions

    Johnny Powell And The Dimensions Sugar Baby

    John, Paul, George, Dave, Brian, Tony & More, Rock History

  • Request

    • Image for Helen Shapiro

      Helen Shapiro Walkin' Back To Happiness

      The Ivor Novello Winners, EMI

  • Image for Jim Breedlove

    Jim Breedlove You're Following Me

    Greatest Hits & Rare Classics, Spectrum Music

  • They Sang It First

    • Image for Brenda Holloway

      Brenda Holloway You've Made Me So Very Happy

      Greatest Hits & Rare Classics, Spectrum Music, 5

  • Image for Blood, Sweat & Tears

    Blood, Sweat & Tears Spinning Wheel

    Alternative 60's (Various Artists), Columbia

  • Image for Jimmy Rogers

    Jimmy Rogers English Country Garden

    Radio Gold Special Bigger in Britain Special, Ace Records, 20

  • Request

    • Image for Glenda Collins

      Glenda Collins Something I Got To Tell You

      This Little Girl?s Gone Rockin?, RPM, 19

  • Image for Joe Cocker

    Joe Cocker With A Little Help From My Friends

    Rediscover The 60's - With A Little H, Old Gold

  • Three In A Row

    • Image for Vicky

      Vicky L'Amour Est Blue

      The Story of Eurovision, BR Music

    • Image for Sean Dunphy

      Sean Dunphy If I Could Chose

      Puppets On A String The Songs of Eurovision, Castle Music

    • Image for Sandie Shaw

      Sandie Shaw Puppet On A String

      Sandie Shaw - The Collection, Castle

  • Image for The Spencer Davis Group

    The Spencer Davis Group When I Come Home

    The Best Of The Spencer Davis Group Featuring Stevie Winwood, Island, 10

  • Image for Johnny Burnette

    Johnny Burnette I Wanna Thank Your Folks

    Let Me In The Pye International Story 1962, One Day Music

  • Image for Timi Yuro

    Timi Yuro Insult To Injury

    The Original Timi Yuro, Disky, 9

  • Request

    • Image for The Cowsills

      The Cowsills The Rain, The Park and Other Things

      The Cowsills, Now Sounds, 1

  • Image for Cupid's Inspiration

    Cupid's Inspiration My World

    100 Collection Of The World?s Best Rock Rarities, Won Sin Music Company, 12

  • Image for Cleo Laine

    Cleo Laine Come Rain Or Come Shine

    Universal, 5461342

  • Image for The Shadows

    The Shadows Foot Tapper

  • 1960


    Courtesy of Radio Times


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