Our September Almanac coincided with both the Labour Party Conference & the Brexit March so traffic was locked & a few emotions were high, with a swathe of new faces at the St. George’s, but it was great to see SallieGabriel, Jack JACK the dancing maniAC whose bowtied & relentless choreography brought to mind another Almanac favourite our DearMatthew StradlingJoeTrisha & Phillip, Nicki, Gill, Di & Andrea, a frankly beaming Colin, John Paul & Bertie, James, Emy & Bentley, DougAndyJames, Wendy & Danny, Abbie & their brood, an all too fleeting cameo from The Considines, Rhys, Lice, all their mates & the team at the St. Georges. We hope to be back 1 week later than normal on Sunday November the 5th but ’til then the songs we played were..First Battle:

Derek & The Dominos – Layla (Piano Coda)

Matt Monro – We’re Gonna Change The World

Joy Orbison – Walworth Window (Edits 1)

Pluto Shervington – Dat

Johnny Marr – Easy Money

Bass-O-Matic – Fascinating Rhythm

Carole King – So Far Away

The Kinks – Autumn Almanac

The Motors – Airport

Eddy Grant – Do You Feel My Love

Auntie Flo – For Mihaly ft. Laurie Pitt (Live Version)

Michelle Gayle – Happy Just To Be With You

Air – Mike Mills

Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway – Back Together Again

Charlotte Gainsbourg – Deadly Valentine

Rod Stewart – You Wear It Well

Dom played:

Roy Orbison – Shahdoraba

People Under The Stairs – Acid Raindrops

Faithless – Postcards

The Standells – Dirty Water

House Of Zekkariyas – Secret Star [Sasha 7” mix]

LFO- Ultra Schall

The Chi-Lites – Inner City Blues

Take That – Why Can’t I Wake Up With You?

Isley Brothers – It’s Your Thing

Jade – Everyday Of The Week

Jean Jacques Smoothie – 2 People [Mirwais 7” mix]

The Drums – Days

T. Rex – Beltane Walk

Tame Impala – Elephant

Little Walter – Up The Line

Tiggs Da Author – Georgia

Sneaker Pimps – Spin Spin Sugar [Armand’s Dark Garage 7” mix]

Bob Dylan – Tombstone Blues [Alternate Take]

Michelle Shocked – When I Grow Up

Electronic – Disappointed

Yazoo – Situation

Chris played:

Pet Shop Boys – West End Girls

The Beloved – Sweet Harmony

Queen – Good Old Fashioned Lover Boy

Electric Light Orchestra – Jungle

Elvis Costello – New Amsterdam

The Beatles – We Can Work It Out

Leo Sayer – The Show Must Go On

Marc Almond – How Can I Be Sure

Art Garfunkel – I Only Have Eyes For You

Syreeta – I Love Every Little Thing About You

David Soul – Silver Lady

Exile – Kiss You All Over

T. Rex – 20th Century Boy

Earth Wind & Fire – September

Steely Dan – Peg

Sparks – What The Hell Is It This Time

Diana Ross & The Supremes – Reflections

Laidback – White Horse

Andrea True Connection – More More More

Camille Jones vs Fedde Le Grand – The Creeps

Faithless – Insomnia

Diana Ross – Ain’t No Mountain High Enough

Prince – When Doves Cry

Doobie Brothers – What A Fool Believes

Michael Jackson – Wanna Be Startin’ Something

Final Battle:

Fron Male Voice Choir ft Rolf Harris – Two Little Boys

Gary Glitter – Do You Wanna Touch Me

Rui Da Silva – Touch Me

Benny Benassi – Satisfaction

Rolling Stones – (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction

The Jacksons – Can You Feel It

George Michael – Flawless

Lipps Inc – Funky Town

The Equals – Baby Come Back

Desmond Dekker – The Israelites

Harry J Allstars – Liquidator

Whitney Houston – My Love Is Your Love

Velvet Underground – I’m Waiting For The Man

John Fred and His Playboy Band – Judy In Disguise

Jamiroquai – Little L

Grace Jones – Pull Up To The Bumper

Boney M – Rasputin

Nancy Sinatra – These Boots Are Made For Walking

The Vapours – Turning Japanese

Diana Ross – Upside Down

T. Rex – Hot Love

Kate Bush – Running Up That Hill

Queen – Under Pressure

Mud – Tiger Feet