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Brian Matthew kick-starts the weekend with hits, facts and obscurities from the 60s, including Mel Torme's 1963 release Comin' Home Baby in Both Sides of the Record.

Legendary jazz artist, Mel Torme dominated the Both Sides of the Record slot this week as Brian plays both sides of his 1963 release 'Comin' Home Baby'. There's a Loose Connection linking tracks by Chris Andrews, Lou Christie and Felice Taylor together and listener requests for music from The Magic Lanterns, The Hollies, Mel Carter, Carlos Malcolm & His Afro Jamaican Rhythms, Dee Dee Warwick and Elvis Presley.

1 hour, 55 minutes

Music Played

  • Del Shannon

    Hey Little Girl

    • Leader Of The Pack-Sound Of The 60's.
    • Old Gold.
    • 4.
  • The Beach Boys

    Help Me, Rhonda

    • The Best Of The Beach Boys (CD 1).
    • EMI.
    • 17.
  • REQUEST

    • The Magic Lanterns

      Shame Shame

      • Shame Shame.
      • Vienna Classics.
      • 1.
  • The Monkees

    Someday Man

    • Hey Hey It's The Monkees Greatest Hits.
    • K-TEL.
    • 15.
  • BOTH SIDES OF THE RECORD

    • Mel Tormé

      Comin' Home Baby

      • Rediscover The 60's - With A Little H.
      • Old Gold.
    • Mel Tormé

      Right Now

      • The Mel Torme Collection 1944-1985 Disc 4.
      • Warners.
      • 2.
  • Babbity Blue

    Don't Make Me

    • Decca Beat Rarities (Volume 19).
    • IMPACT.
    • 16.
  • STAY

    • The Hollies

      Stay

      • The Hits Of 1963 (Various Artists).
      • EMI.
      • 8.
  • Betty James

    I'm A Little Mixed Up

    • Chcago Bound Chess Blues, R& B and Rock 'N'Roll.
    • Fantastic Voyage.
    • 23.
  • LOOSE CONNECTIONS

    • Chris Andrews

      Yesterday Man

      • The Songs Of Chris Andrews.
      • Glissando Records.
    • Lou Christie

      Lightnin' Strikes

      • 100 Juke Box Hits.
      • L&D.
      • 28.
    • Felice Taylor

      I Feel Love Comin' On

      • As Time Goes By.. (Various Artists).
      • Cambra.
  • The Yardbirds

    For Your Love

    • 25 Years Of Rock'n'Roll - 1965 (Various Artists).
    • Connoisseur Collection.
    • 9.
  • Otis Redding

    Mr. Pitiful

    • The Definitive Otis Redding (Cd1).
    • Rhino.
  • Mike Sarne & Billie Davis

    Will I What

    • The Mike Sarne Hit Parade (EP).
    • Parlophone.
  • REQUEST

    • Mel Carter

      Band Of Gold

      • The Best Of Mel Carter.
      • Universal.
      • 2.
  • James Gilreath

    Little Band Of Gold

    • Teenage Crush Volume 3.
    • PRESIDENT.
    • 16.
  • Carlos Malcolm & His Afro-Jamaican Rhythms

    Bonanza Ska

    • One Step Beyond 45 Classic Ska Hits CD1.
    • Trojan.
    • 15.
  • Wilson Pickett

    Land Of 1000 Dances

    • Where It's At (Various Artists).
    • Kent.
  • The Byrds

    My Back Pages

    • Columbia.
  • REQUEST

    • Gene Pitney

      Twenty Four Hours From Tulsa

      • The Love Songs Of Burt Bacharach.
      • Polygram Tv.
  • Traffic

    Medicated Goo

    • Island.
  • CLASSICALLY POP

    • Christine Quaite

      Whisper Wonderful Words

      • Mister Heartache / Whisper Wonderful Words.
      • ORIOLE.
      • 3.
  • Kenny Lynch

    Up On The Roof

    • The Hits Of 1962 (Various Artists).
    • MFP.
  • The Five Fabulous Demons

    You'd Better Come Home

    • King New Breed R&B Volume 2.
    • Kent.
    • 19.
  • REQUEST

    • Dee Dee Warwick

      Lover's Chant

      • I Want To Be With You / Lover's Chant.
      • Mercury.
      • 1.
  • Don Ho

    Galveston

    • King New Breed R&B Volume 2.
    • 1.
  • THREE IN A ROW

    • The Four Seasons

      Rag Doll

      • Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons - Ve.
      • Polygram Tv.
      • 4.
    • The Walker Brothers

      The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore

      • Fontana.
    • Herman’s Hermits

      Silhouettes

      • The Hits Of 1965 (Various Artists).
      • MFP.
  • Marmalade

    Lovin' Things

    • Heartbeat - Forever Yours.
    • Sony.
  • Paul Parrish

    The Painter (Who Lives In The Cellar)

    • The Forest Of My Mind.
    • Now Sounds.
    • 4.
  • Pink Floyd

    See Emily Play

    • Echoes - The Best Of Pink Floyd.
    • EMI.
  • The Merseybeats

    Jumpin' Jonah

    • The Merseybeats.
    • Universal.
  • REQUEST

    • Elvis Presley

      If I Can Dream

      • Presley - The All Time Greatest Hits.
      • RCA.
  • James Booker

    Gonzo

    • Soul Cargo Volume 2.
    • Ace Records.
    • 11.
  • The Shadows

    Foot Tapper

    • The Shadows - First 20 Years At The T.
    • EMI.

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