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Brian Matthew selects more classics and rarities from pop's golden decade, with the 1969 release Leaving It All Behind by the Grass Roots as his featured album.

Brian Matthew has a selection of listener requests that will be getting some air time, including: Bobby Vee, Pat Boone, The Move, The Mojos, Chicken Shack, Adelaide Hall, Anita Harris, Julie Grant, Robert Mitchum and Bobby Darin.

The featured album of the week is the 1969 'Leaving It All Behind' by American hit machines, The Grass Roots. Brian will be playing two tracks from the album of the course of the programme.

1 hour, 55 minutes

Music Played

  • The Chiffons

    Sweet Talkin' Guy

    • Sweet Talkin' Guy - Sound Of 60's Gal.
    • Old Gold.
  • Tom Jones

    Chills and Fever

    • The Universal Masters Collection.
    • Universal.
    • 13.
  • REQUEST

    • Bobby Vee

      How Many Tears

      • The Best Of Bobby Vee.
      • Liberty.
  • George Jackson & Dan Greer

    You Didn't Know It But You Had Me

    • At Goldwax.
    • Kent Soul.
    • 3.
  • SIDE ONE TRACK ONE (REQUEST)

    • The Grass Roots

      I'm Livin' For You Girl

      • Leaving It All Behind.
      • Universal.
      • 1.
  • Billy Fury

    In Thoughts of You

    • The Billy Fury Hit Parade.
    • London.
    • 10.
  • The Zakary Thaks

    I Need You

    • It's The End.
    • Big Beat.
    • 6.
  • REQUEST

    • Pat Boone

      Quando, Quando, Quando

      • Pat's 40 Big Ones.
      • CONNOISSEUR COLLECTION.
      • CD2 T15.
  • Little Victor & His Orchestra

    Papa Lou and Gran

    • Rhythm 'n' Bluesin'.
    • Ace.
    • 1.
  • LOOSE CONNECTIONS

    • The Move

      Fire Brigade

      • Move.
      • Esoteric Recordings.
      • 014.
    • The Mojos

      Why Not Tonight

      • Mad Dogs, Sweet Dddies & Pretty Babies.
      • Ace.
      • 5.
    • Chicken Shack

      Tears In The Wind

  • The Brook Brothers

    War Paint

    • 25 Years Of Rock 'N' Roll 1961.
    • CONNOISSEUR COLLECTION.
    • 16.
  • REQUEST

    • Adelaide Hall

      Common Sense

      • The Adelaide Hall Collection 1927 - 60.
      • ACROBAT.
      • CD2 T24.
  • The Attack

    Hi Ho Silver Lining

    • About Time.
    • RPM.
    • 16.
  • REQUEST

    • Anita Harris

      Just Loving You

      • (Single).
      • CBS.
  • The Truth

    Who's Wrong

    • Who’s Wrong-Mod Bedlam 1965-1969.
    • Cherry Red Records Ltd.
    • 6.
  • Jimmy Rivers Combo

    The Blue Eagle Pt 1

    • Teen Beat Volume 2.
    • Ace.
    • 13.
  • Gerry & the Pacemakers

    I Like It

    • The Hits Of 1963 (Various Artists).
    • EMI.
  • 1910 Fruitgum Co.

    Goody Goody Gumdrops

    • The Best Of The 1910 Fruitgum Company.
    • Buddha Records.
    • 14.
  • REQUEST

    • Julie Grant

      Up On The Roof

      • Come To Me.
      • Castle Music.
      • 7.
  • SIDE TWO TRACK TWO

    • The Grass Roots

      Walking Through The Country

      • Leaving It All Behind.
      • Universal.
      • 8.
  • Charles Dickens

    That's The Way Love Goes

    • 200 Fab Sixties Favourites.
    • Castle Pulse.
    • 8.
  • Cilla Black

    Conversations

    • The Very Best Of Cilla Black.
    • Parlophone.
    • 18.
  • Vanity Fare

    Highway of Dreams

    • I Live For The Sun.
    • RPM RECORDS.
    • CD1 T17.
  • REQUEST

    • Robert Mitchum

      Little Ole Wine Drinker Me

      • That Man.
      • Bear Family Records.
      • 7.
  • The Four Pennies

    Juliet

    • The Greatest Hits Of 1964.
    • Premier.
  • THREE IN A ROW

    • Chris Farlowe

      Yesterday's Papers

      • The Best Of Chris Farlowe.
      • Repertoire.
      • 9.
    • The Beach Boys

      Girl Don't Tell Me

      • The Platinum Collection.
      • EMI.
      • CD2 T11.
    • Four Tops

      Shake Me, Wake Me (When It's Over)

      • Soul Legends.
      • MOTOWN.
      • 6.
  • Roy Orbison

    It's Over

    • The Big O: The Original Singles Collection.
    • Monument.
    • 15.
  • Martha Reeves and the Vandellas

    Heat Wave

    • Originals 2 (Various Artists).
    • Columbia.
  • Brotherhood of Man

    Love One Another

    • Dreamboats and Miniskirts.
    • Universal.
    • 10.
  • REQUEST

    • Bobby Darin

      Beyond The Sea (La Mer)

      • Music To Watch Girls By CD1.
      • Proper.
      • 7.
  • Strawberry Alarm Clock

    Incense And Peppermints

    • Austin Powers O.S.T. (Various Artists).
    • Hollywood.
  • The Shadows

    Foot Tapper

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

Broadcasts

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