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1 hour, 55 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 05 October 2013

Listener requests this week include tracks by: Junior Walker & The All Stars, The Idle Race, The Animals, 1910 Fruitgum Company, Eddie Cochran, and Bobby Bare.

Brian's newest feature, With Words Added, looks at songs which hit the charts after originally being released as instrumentals. This week, it's the turn of 'The Exodus Song', which began its musical journey as the main theme to the movie 'Exodus' and peaked at number 8 in the charts. Brian's playing the 1961 version complete with lyrics by Pat Boone.

Music Played

30 items
  • Image for Mary Hopkin

    Mary Hopkin Goodbye

    Those Were The Days, Apple

  • Image for The Mamas & the Papas

    The Mamas & the Papas Look Through My Window

    California Dreamin? The Best of the Mama?s & Papa?s, Universal, 15

  • Image for 1910 Fruitgum Company

    1910 Fruitgum Company Simon Says

    Dance Hits Of The '60's & '70's, Old Gold

  • Image for Dorothy Berry

    Dorothy Berry You're So Fine

    25 Femme Mod Soul Nuggets, RPM, 8

  • Image for Roy Orbison

    Roy Orbison Only The Lonely

    The Best Of Roy Orbison, Columbia, 2

  • Image for Roy Orbison

    Roy Orbison Here Comes That Song Again

    Rare Recordings, Zillion, 7

  • Image for Never Alone

    Never Alone Darrell Banks

    I?m The One Who Loves You: The Volt Recordings, Kent Soul, 9

  • Image for The Animals

    The Animals Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood

    The Hits Of 1965 (Various Artists), MFP

  • Image for The Deans

    The Deans I Don?t Want To Wait (Just For Saturday Night

    He?s So Fine The Laurie Records Story, One Day Music

  • Image for Maxine Brown

    Maxine Brown It's Gonna Be Alright

    Best Of The Wand Years, Kent Soul, 28

  • Image for The Shirelles

    The Shirelles It?s Love That Really Counts

    The Look of Love: The Burt Bacharach Collection, Universal

  • Image for The Exciters

    The Exciters Tell Him

    The Best Of The Girl Groups, Vol 2, Rhino

  • Image for Crosby, Stills & Nash

    Crosby, Stills & Nash Marrakesh Express

    Our House (CD Single), Atlantic

  • Image for Ruthann Friedman

    Ruthann Friedman When You?re Near

    Windy: A Ruthann Friedmann Songbook

  • Image for The Shangri-Las

    The Shangri-Las Remember (Walkin? In The Sand)

    The Shadow Morton Story, Ace, 4

  • Image for The Idle Race

    The Idle Race Imposters of Life?s Magazine

    Back To The Story, EMI

  • Image for Bobby Darin

    Bobby Darin Nature Boy

    Nature Boy, Warner Music TV, 7

  • Image for The Prediktors

    The Prediktors Summer Holiday


  • Image for Cat Stevens

    Cat Stevens Matthew & Son

    The Very Best Of Cat Stevens, Island

  • Image for Donna Douglas

    Donna Douglas The Message In A Bottle

    First Love: The Piccadilly Records Story, One Day Music

  • Image for Junior Walker

    Junior Walker How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)

    The Ultimate Collection, Motown, 3

  • Image for The Beefeaters

    The Beefeaters Please Let Me Love You

    Great Lost Elektra Singles Vol. 1, Rhino, 1

  • Image for Pat Boone

    Pat Boone The Exodus Song

    The Singles+, BR Music

  • Image for The Yardbirds

    The Yardbirds Over, Under, Sideways, Down

    The Yardbirds - Roger The Engineer, Edsel Records

  • Image for Dee Dee Dorety

    Dee Dee Dorety If The World Only Knew

    Looking Good, RPM, 15

  • Image for Eddie Cochran

    Eddie Cochran Sitting On The Balcony

    The Best Of..., MFP, 4

  • Image for The Searchers

    The Searchers Needles & Pins

    (Single), Pye

  • Image for The Everly Brothers

    The Everly Brothers The Girl Sang The Blues

    Sing Great Country Hits / Gone Gone Gone, Warner Brothers Music, 27

  • Image for Bo Diddley

    Bo Diddley You Can't Judge A Book By The Cover


  • Image for The Rolling Stones

    The Rolling Stones Mona

    Rolling Stones - Now, ABKCO

  • 1965


    Courtesy of Radio Times

  • 1965

    Courtesy of Radio Times


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