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Brian Matthew returns with more music, fact and figures from the 1960s, including music from Mary Wells, The Searchers, The Orlons, The Tokens, Force West and Bobby Vee.

Brian Matthew dips in to his eclectic record bag to bring you more classic tracks, rare sounds and music facts from the 1960's.

Music this week comes from the likes of Mary Wells, The Searchers, The Orlons, The Tokens, Force West and Bobby Vee; to name but a few.
Our 'Loose Connection' of the week ties the music of Family, Steamhammer and The Misunderstood together and we'll be 'Playing Hard To Get' with The Eagles and 'Come on Baby'.

Tune in and join Brian as he eases you in to the weekend.

1 hour, 55 minutes

Music Played

  • The Troggs

    Wild Thing

    • The Best Of The Troggs.
    • Fontana.
    • 522841.
  • Dion

    Flim Flam

    • Bronx Blues: The Columbia Recordings.
    • Dion.
    • 469060 2.
  • Request

    • The Who

      Magic Bus

      • Then and Now.
      • Polydor.
      • 9866577.
  • Burl Ives

    A Little Bitty Tear

    • The Best Of Burl Ives.
    • Spectrum.
    • HMNCD 006.
  • Both Sides Of The Record

    • Sir Cliff Richard

      Constantly

      • 40 Golden Greats.
      • EMI.
      • CDS 7924252.
    • Sir Cliff Richard

      True True Lovin'

      • Rare ‘b’ Sides 1963 1989.
      • EMI.
      • 50999 2 18594 2 3.
  • The Mighty Avengers

    Blue Turns To Grey

    • The Rolling Stones Works.
    • Deram.
    • P25L 20129.
  • Fleetwood Mac

    Oh Well (Pt 1)

    • The Best of Peter Green.
    • Columbia.
    • 510155 2.
  • James Brown

    I Got The Feelin'

    • Soul Legends.
    • Universal.
    • 0602498402979.
  • Loose Connections

    • Jack Jones

      Without Her

      • Without Her.
      • RCA.
      • 1703.
    • Cleo Laine

      You'll Answer To Me

      • True Sixties Love.
      • Spectrum.
      • 984 273 – 0.
    • Screaming Lord Sutch

      I'm A Hog For You Baby

      • Monster Rock.
      • Dominion.
      • 4322-2.
  • Unit 4+2

    (You've) Never Been In Love Like This Before

    • Singles A’s and B’s.
    • Repertoire.
    • REP5016.
  • Playing Hard To Get

    • The Eagles

      Come On Baby

      • Smash Hits From…The Eagles and The Kestrels.
      • Sequel Records.
      • NEECD 296.
  • Brenda Lee

    I Wonder

    • Anthology Volume One 1956 – 1961.
    • MCA.
    • MCD 10384 / MCD 2-10384.
  • Request

    • Joe Melson

      Dance

      • The Hickory Records Collection.
      • JM Records.
      • not given.
  • Shotgun Express

    I Could Feel The Whole World Turn Round

    • Rockin’ With The Pirates.
    • EMI.
    • 697 1912.
  • Request

    • Floyd Cramer

      Last Date

      • The Essential.
      • RCA.
      • 07863 55691-2.
  • Tommy Roe

    Everybody

    • Greatest Hits.
    • MCA.
    • MCAD-10884.
  • Sandy Posey

    What A Woman In Love Won't Do

    • The Best Of Sandy Posey.
    • Collectables.
    • COL-5665.
  • Request

    • New Vaudeville Band

      Finchley Central

      • Winchester Cathedral.
      • RPM.
      • Retro 807.
  • Lyn Cornell

    Never On A Sunday

    • 1960 British Hit Parade Part 2 CD4.
    • Fantastic Voyage.
    • FVSD091.
  • They Sang It First

    • The Orlons

      Don't Throw Your Love Away

      • The Best Of The Orlons: Cameo Parkway.
      • ABKCO.
      • 18771-92272.
  • The Searchers

    Sugar & Spice

    • The Very Best Of The Searchers.
    • Universal.
    • 5308616.
  • Mary Wells

    The One Who Really Loves You

    • The One Who Really Loves You / Two Lovers.
    • Kent Soul.
    • CDTOP 38.
  • Request

    • The Tokens

      The Lion Sleeps Tonight

      • The Best Of The Tokens.
      • RCA.
      • 07863 66474 2.
  • Jimmy Ruffin

    Gonna Give Her All The Love I've Got

    • Early Classics.
    • Spectrum Music.
    • 552123-2.
  • Three In A Row

    • Steamhammer

      Junior's Wailing

      • Riding On The L&N - The Anthology.
      • Repertoire.
      • REP 5254.
    • Family

      Old Songs New Songs

      • Music In a Doll’s House.
      • Pucka Music.
      • PUC 701.
    • The Misunderstood

      Children Of The Sun

      • The Psychedelic Years Revisited 1966 – 1969.
      • Sequel Records.
      • NXT CD 222.
  • Simon & Garfunkel

    The Boxer

    • Bridge Over Troubled Water.
    • Columbia / Legacy.
    • COL 495084 2.
  • Force West

    All The Children Sleep

    • Rockin’ With The Pirates.
    • EMI.
    • 697 1912.
  • The Charmels

    As Long As I've Got You

    • We’re The Soul Girls!.
    • Stax.
    • CDLUX 009.
  • Request

    • Bobby Vee

      How Many Tears

      • Take Good Care Of My Baby.
      • Jasmine.
      • JASCD 187.
  • Jesse Davis

    Night Bloomin' Jasmin

    • Mod Jazz Forever.
    • Kent Dance.
    • CDKEND 368.
  • The Shadows

    Foot Tapper

    • More Hits!.
    • EMI.
    • 744 744.

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