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28/12/2013

Duration:
1 hour, 55 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 28 December 2013

Brian has a special edition of the show, to round off a fabulous year. A line from the lyrics in each track links to the title of the next one - with the final song of the show coming full circle and linking back to the first song played.
Kicking off the chain reaction will be Mike Berry's 'Just A Matter Of Time' - join in and see if you can guess what the next track will be before Brian plays it.
With music from: James Brown, The Allisons, Cliff Richard, Petula Clark, The Brumbeats, Tom Jones, Jose Feliciano, Gerry & The Pacemakers, Billie Davis and many more!

Music Played

39 items
  • Image for Mike Berry

    Mike Berry It's Just A Matter Of Time

    Sounds Of The '60s, Castle Music, 6

  • Image for Bobby Vee

    Bobby Vee How Many Tears

    The Best Of Bobby Vee, Liberty

  • Image for Rick Nelson

    Rick Nelson For You

    The Best Of Rick Nelson 1963-1975, Byron Jones, 6

  • Image for Fleetwood Mac

    Fleetwood Mac Oh Well (Part 1)

    The Chain - Selections From 25 Years, Warner Bros

  • Image for The Merseybeats

    The Merseybeats I Think Of You

    And The Beat Goes On Volume 4 CD2, Mercury, 14

  • Image for James Brown

    James Brown Out Of Sight

    And This Time It's For Real (Various, Debutante

  • Image for The Temptations

    The Temptations The Way You Do The Things You Do

    The Temptations - The Ultimate Collec, Motown

  • Image for Lesley Gore

    Lesley Gore I Can Tell

    My Town, My Guy And Me / Sings All About, Ace, 21

  • Image for The Allisons

    The Allisons Are You Sure

    The Greatest Hits Of 1961, Premier

  • Image for Mary Hopkin

    Mary Hopkin Goodbye

    Those Were The Days, Apple

  • Image for Petula Clark

    Petula Clark My Love

    Million Sellers Vol.7 - The Sixties, Disky

  • Image for Bob Dylan

    Bob Dylan I Want You

    Bob Dylan - Greatest Hits, Columbia

  • Image for Ray Charles

    Ray Charles Born To Lose

    Ray Charles - The Collection, Castle Communications

  • Image for Roy Orbison

    Roy Orbison Losing You

    The Classic Roy Orbison 1965-1968, ORBISON RECORDS, 10

  • Image for Cliff Richard

    Cliff Richard All My Love

    Cliff Richard - 40 Golden Greats, EMI

  • Image for The Brumbeats

    The Brumbeats I Don't Understand

    Decca Beat Rarities: Volume 9, Decca, 3

  • Image for Billy Fury

    Billy Fury Play It Cool

    Billy Fury: The EP Collection, ZEIT, 15

  • Image for Tammi Terrell

    Tammi Terrell Baby Don't You Worry

    Irresistible

  • Image for Tom Jones

    Tom Jones I'm Coming Home

    Tom Jones - Greatest Hits, Universal

  • Image for Maurice Williams

    Maurice Williams and The Zodiacs Stay

    Dirty Dancing - Original S/Track, RCA

  • Image for The Clovers

    The Clovers One More Time

    Le Must Parisville 7: Le Must Du Must, 22

  • Image for The Rolling Stones

    The Rolling Stones Come On

    Rolling Stones - Singles Collection, Abkco

  • Image for José Feliciano

    José Feliciano Rain

    The Best Of Jose Feliciano, RCA

  • Image for Them

    Them Call My Name

    Decca Beat Rarities (Volume 22), Ace, 27

  • Image for Gerry & The Pacemakers

    Gerry & The Pacemakers I'll Be There

    The Hits Of 1965 (Various Artists), MFP

  • Image for Dave Berry

    Dave Berry Little Things

    The Greatest Hits Of 1965, Premier

  • Image for Billie Davis

    Billie Davis I'm In Love With You

    Tell Him, Sequel, 4

  • Image for Georgie Fame

    Georgie Fame Because I Love You

    Georgie Fame: A Complete Hit Collection 1964-1971, DITTO, 13

  • Image for The Beach Boys

    The Beach Boys Darlin'

    The Best Of The Beach Boys (CD 2), EMI

  • Image for Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrel

    Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrel Your Precious Love

    Billboard Top R&B Hits - 1967, 7

  • Image for Ike & Tina Turner

    Ike & Tina Turner A Love Like Yours

    River Deep - Mountain High, MOTOWN, 3

  • Image for Adam Faith

    Adam Faith Made You

    British Beat: Before The Beatles (1955-1962) CD3, EMI, 2

  • Image for Del Shannon

    Del Shannon Runaway

    60's Number Ones Vol 1, Old Gold, 1

  • Image for The Walker Brothers

    The Walker Brothers Walking In The Rain

    Best Of Scott Walker & The Walker Bro, Fontana

  • Image for The Barron Knights

    The Barron Knights She's The One

    The Barron Knights, 1

  • Image for The Beatles

    The Beatles I Saw Her Standing There

    The Beatles - Please Please Me, Parlophone, 1

  • Image for The Vernons Girls

    The Vernons Girls You Know What I Mean

    The Very Best Of The Vernons Girls, See For Miles

  • Image for Chubby Checker

    Chubby Checker The Twist

    Do You Remember Vol. 10 (Various), Goldies

  • Image for The Shadows

    The Shadows Foot Tapper

    The Shadows - First 20 Years At The T, EMI

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