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Sunday Almanac April 30th 2017

Our 40th Almanac, our 2nd April 2017 session, a bank holiday, Andy & Chris‘ Birthdays, Sallie‘s 2nd time with a blinding guest set, the pub encompassing Conga, Oops Upside Your Head, Creative Ribbon Tying in The Boys corner… Just a fab, Faaab afternoon in the company of GabrielSimon & TraceyCatherineMark & Dooug, Andy, Nicki, our Buenos Aires surprise Nessa, HuwWendyJoe, Sandra, Heidi, Doug, Craig & Jonny, Luke & James, Vaughan & Glyn, Stephen, Chris, PaulCol, our Hanoverian Posse Philip & Julie, Bill & Mary, Bob & Sue, Guy & Richard, Trisha & her Boys, our hosts DaisyRich & all at the Saint Georges. Bra-bloody- vo!

We’ll be back at the George on the next Bank Holiday, May the 28th & in the meantime saddle up & don’t spare the lip gloss for Hanoverian Rides Again at The Dover Castle Brighton Friday week, May the 12th.

But for now the songs we played were…

Chris played:

Andrew Loog Oldham Orchestra – ‘The Last Time’

Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs – ‘Household Goods’

Gregory Isaacs – ‘Night Nurse’

Aretha Franklin – ‘Until You Come Back To Me (That’s What I’m Gonna Do)’

Matt Monro – ‘Born Free’

Isley Brothers ‘ The Highways Of My Life’

Frank Sinatra – ‘The Best Is Yet To Come’

Small Faces – ‘Itchycoo Park’

Bobbie Gentry – ‘Hush-a-bye Mountain’

Diana Ross & The Supremes – ‘Someday We’ll Be Together’

Blue Mink – ‘Melting Pot’

U2 – ‘With Or Without You’

Buckingham Nicks – ‘Crying In The Night’

Pointer Sisters – ‘Slowhand’

Cliff Richard – ‘When Two Worlds Drift Apart’

Merry Clayton – ‘Gimme Shelter’

Joan Armatrading – ‘Willow’

Boz Scaggs – ‘Hollywood’

Brothers Johnson – ‘Strawberry Letter #23’

Kate Bush – ‘This Woman’s Work’

Carole King – ‘So Far Away’

David Bowie – ‘Life On Mars’

Dom played:

Johnny Cash – ‘You Are My Sunshine’

Weekend Players – ‘Pursuit Of Happiness’

The Commodores – ‘Nightshift’

Sofi Tukker – ‘Johnny’

Calvin Harris ft. Frank Ocean & Migos – ‘Slide’

Gorillaz ft. D.R.A.M. – ‘Andromeda’

Hercules and Love Affair ft. Faris Badwan – ‘Controller’

Roosevelt – ‘Moving On’

Ofenbach – ‘Be Mine’

The Sound Of Arrows – ‘Beautiful Life’

Vladimir Cosma – ‘Promenade Sentimentale’

Matthias Heilbronn – ‘Sunrise’

Abba – ‘Eagle’

The Courteeners – ‘Van Der Graff’

Disciples – ‘On My Mind’

Cut Copy – ‘Saturday’

Cut Copy – ‘Saturday Reprise’

Daddy’s Favourite – ‘I Feel Good Things’ [Original mix]

Dee-Lite – ‘What Is Love’ [Holographic Goatee mix]

Chaka Khan – ‘Ain’t Nobody’

Sallie played:

Marilyn Monroe – ‘Happy Birthday Mr President’

Gene – ‘Speak To Me Someone’

Lou Reed – ‘Walk On The Wildside’

First Aid Kit – ‘Silver Lining’

New Order – ‘Your Silent Face’

David Bowie – ‘Sound and Vision’

Villagers – ‘’The Pact (I’ll Be Your Fever)’

Toots and the Maytals – ‘Monkey Man’

The Kooks – ‘She Moves In Her Own Way’

Echo & The Bunnymen – ‘Seven Seas’

The Clash – ‘Train In Vain’

The Pretenders – ‘Back On The Chain Gang’

The Go-Go’s – ‘Our Lips Are Sealed’

Stevie Wonder – ‘Higher Ground’

Blondie – ‘Sunday Girl’

The Ting-Tings – ‘Shut Up & Let Me Go’

Imelda May – Johnny Got A Boom Boom’

Kate Tempest – ‘The Beigeness’

Reverend & The Makers – Heavyweight Champion Of The World’

The Selecter – ‘On My Radio’

Blur – ‘Girls & Boys’

James – ‘Sit Down’


The Smiths – ‘This Charming Man’

Kid Creole & The Coconuts – ‘Annie I’m Not Your Daddy’

Little Eva – ‘The Locomotion’

Martin Solveig – ‘Hello’

Bananarama – ‘Love In The First Degree’

Wee Papa Girl Rappers – ‘Wee Rule’

Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons – ‘The Night’

Paula Abdul – ‘Vibeology’

Ini Kamoze – ‘Here Comes The Hotstepper’

Mantronix – ‘Got To Have Your Love’

Indeep – ‘Last Night A DJ Saved My Life’

The Beatles – ‘Baby You’re A Rich Man’

Free ‘ All Right Now’

Gorillaz – ‘Feel Good Time’

Duran Duran – ‘Girls On Film’

The Undertones – ‘Teenage Kicks’

Sugarhill Gang – ‘Rapper’s Delight’

Elvis Presley – ‘(Marie’s The Name) His Latest Flame’

Pigbag – ‘Papa’s Got A Brand New Pigbag’

Prince – ‘Gett Off’

Blur – ‘Song 2’

Sister Sledge – ‘Lost In Music’

Jamiroquai – ‘Little L’

Wham! – ‘Young Guns (Go For It)’

The Equals – ‘Baby Come Back’

Sex Pistols – ‘Holiday In The Sun’

Rod Stewart – ‘Do Ya Think I’m Sexy?’

Andy Williams – ‘House Of Bamboo’

Jotamayuscula- Por Qué Será Ari

The Piglets – ‘Johnny Reggae’

Siouxsie & The Banshees – ‘Christine’

The Gap Band – ‘Oops Upside Your Head’

George Harrison – ‘Got My Mind Set On You’

The Beatles – ‘Hey Jude’

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