Woo woo! All aboard the Where The Action Is Express, which this week stops at psike pop, heavy mod, R&B, sunshine pop terminating with all manner of alternative 60s tunes. On route you’ll be able to see the sights on our journey into sound, including Connect 3, the Birthday track, Half-Time Instrumental, Foreign Language, Death Disco, Under the Influence and Two of a Kind.
Fire – Father’s Name Is Dad (Decca 1968)
Tony Newman – Let The Good Times Roll (Decca 1968) (Show Theme)
Simon Dupree & The Big Sound – I See The Light (EMI 1966)
Deep Purple – Hush (Parlophone 1968)
Alan David – Flower Poewer (Polydor 1967)
Kytes – Blessed (Pye 1966)
Rainbow Ffolly – Sun Sing (Parlophone 1968) (Connect 3)
Paul Arnold – Somewhere in a Rainbow (Pye 1967) (Connect 3)
The World of Oz – Peter’s Birthday (Black and White Rainbows) (Deram 1968) (Connect 3)
Denis Couldry – Tea and Toast Mr Watson (Decca 1968)
The Yardbirds – Evil-Hearted You (Columbia 1965)
Chris Clark – Love’s Gone Bad (VIP 1966) (Birthday: 16/6/41 Lamont Dozier)
The Small Faces – Baby Don’t You Do It (Decca 1967)
The Ludlows – You Were On My Mind (Pye 1966)
The Association – Along Comes Mary (Valiant 1966) (Half-Time Instrumental)
Tin Tin – He Wants To Be a Star (Polydor 1969)
Alice Dona – Un Chagrin A Oublier (Pathe 1965) (Foreign Language)
Michelle Fisher – When You Walk In The Room (Pye 1974)
The Iveys – How Does It Feel (Unreleased 1968)
The Revillos – Bobby Come Back To Me (Snatzo/Dindisc 1980) (Death Disco)
Tony Jordan – Long Black Hair of Bonny (Pye 1967)
The Sea Urchins – Pristine Christine (Sarah 1987) (Under The Influence)
Peppermint Circus – I Won’t Be There (Polydor 1968)
The Settlers – Early Morning Rain (Pye 1966)
The Association – Enter The Young (Valiant 1966) (Two of a Kind)
The Association – Your Own Love (Valiant 1966) (Two of a Kind)
The Cups – Good As Gold (Polydor 1969)
Tomorrow – Real Life Permanent Dream (Parlophone 1968)
Thanks, as ever, to everyone who tuned in and took part in the show via text, phone, email, Twitter or Facebook. Your contributions are always appreciated and very much welcomed. Tonight’s show included requests for Mrs Cat and Catriona Vernal (Glasgow) amongst others.
You can tune in every Thursday night between 8.30pm and 10pm on 98.8 FM in and around Edinburgh and online via www.leithfm.co.uk. You can also join in the chat during the show on the “Where The Action Is (Radio Show)” Facebook page.
Requests are welcome for the show, including the features, and I’ll try and accommodate them all, although it may take a couple of weeks to slot them all in. The show on 21 July will be an all-request special so feel free to add your request to the Facebook page or you can email me at “jocknroll at gmail dot com”.
That’s it for this week. Until next time, it’s good day and good health.