Raucous. It was always going to be a raucous one. Just more so. With additional Rauuw. Doug’s birthday & frankly galloping Countdown debut Guest set, Neil Munkeechops legendary last Sunday roasts at the St. George’s before handing the reins to his sous chef Andy, new deputy pub manager~ the Gorgeous Lucy’s 1st Almanac behind the bar, outsize off piste meat platters, Tuaca birthday cakes.. emotional & a bit blurred? Natürlich. Gorgeous to see a frankly beaming WendyJoeHuwSallieHuw & Francisco, Big John, Emma, Simone & returning Jo, AndyJamesMatthewBarker (you freestyle riffing genius) Glyn & Vaughan, Andrew & Jane, the long awaited return of Phillip! Rhys, Libby, the txting girls who stopped txting just once to do the robot giggling to Waiting For A Star To Fall, out in the garden, dancing on the rug. A perfect, Perfect Afternoon. We’ll be back on Sunday December 16th for our Christmas Almanac with additional seasonal glee & tricks but for now the songs were..

Chris played:

Vladimir Cosma – ‘Promenade Sentimentale’
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra – ‘Jerusalem’
Danny Kaye – ‘Inchworm’
Blossom Dearie – ‘Sunday Afternoon’
Madonna – ‘You Must Love Me’
Bryan Ferry – ‘Slave To Love’
Roger Daltrey – ‘Giving It All Away’
Queen – ‘Love Of My Life’
Queen – ‘You’re My Best Friend’
Massive Attack – ‘Teardrops’
Joni Mitchell – ‘Free Man In Paris’
Lulu – ‘To Sir With Love’
Eagles – ‘Best Of My Love’
Kate Bush – ‘The Man With The Child In His Eyes’
Diana Ross – ‘I’m Still Waiting’
Bruce Reitherman – ‘The Bare Necessities’
Ace – ‘How Long’
Johnny Mathis – ‘Gone Gone Gone’
Donna Summer – ‘Down Deep Inside (Theme From The Deep)’
Julie Covington – ‘Don’t Cry For Me Argentina’
Prince – ‘Purple Rain’

Dom played:

Lenny Kravitz – ‘It Ain’t Over ‘Til It’s Over’
Bjork – ‘Isobel’
Dubstar – ‘Star’
ABBA – ‘The Day Before You Came’
Gladys Knight & The Pips – ‘Neither One Of Us’
Madonna – ‘Live To Tell’
Enya – ‘Caribbean Blue’
Amii Stewart – ‘Friends (12” Version)
Propaganda – ‘Duel (12” Version)’
Scott McKenzie – ‘San Francisco’
Dream Academy – ‘Life In A Northern Town’
Commodores – ‘Night Shift’
Commodores- ‘Lady (You Bring Me Up)’
Bryan Ferry – ‘Johnny & Mary’ (Avonmore Remaster)
Midland – ‘Final Credits’
Duran Duran – ‘Ordinary World’

Doug played:

Judy Garland – ‘Get Happy’
T. Rex – ‘20th Century Boy’
Paul Hardcastle – ‘Nineteen’
Pete Wingfield – 18 With A Bullet
Stevie Nicks – ‘Edge of Seventeen’
Neil Sedaka – ‘Happy Birthday, Sweet Sixteen’
Taylor Swift – ‘Fifteen’
Simon Holland – ‘The Nutcracker: No. 14, Variation II’
Stu Larsen – ‘Thirteen Sad Farewells’
Bert Weedon – ‘Twelve Street Rag’
David Byrne, Fatboy Slim, Cyndi Lauper – ‘Eleven Days’
Dusty Springfield – ‘I Close My Eyes And Count To Ten’
Dolly Parton – ‘9 to 5’
The Beatles – ‘Eight Days A Week’
Queen – ‘Seven Seas Of Rhye’
Sneaker Pimps – ‘6 Underground’
Steps – ‘5, 6, 7, 8’
Madonna, Justin Timberlake, Timbaland – ‘4 Minutes’
Britney Spears – ‘3’
Frankie Goes To Hollywood – ‘Two Tribes’
John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John – ‘You’re The One That I Want’
TV Theme – ‘Countdown’
Bananarama – I Heard a Rumour
Propellerheads Feat. Shirley Bassey – ‘History Repeating’
Cass Elliot – ‘Dream A Little Dream Of Me’


Queen – ‘Now I’m Here’
Patti Smith – ‘Gloria’
Sybil – ‘The Love I Lost’
Mel & Kim – ‘Showing Out’
The Smiths – ‘Ask’
Talking Heads – ‘Road To Nowhere’
Steve Miller – ‘Abracadabra’
Roxy Music – ‘Virginia Plain’
X-Press 2 – ‘Lazy’
M – ‘Pop Musik’
Madonna – ‘Lucky Star’
RuPaul – ‘Sissy That Walk’
TV Theme – ‘Top Cat’
Boy George – ‘Everything I Own’
The Vapours – ‘Turning Japanese’
Cliff Richard – ‘Devil Woman’
Mish Mash ‘Speechless’ (Seamus Haji radio edit)
Boy Meets Girl – ‘Waiting For A Star To Fall’
New Edition – ‘Candy Girl’
The Cult – ‘She Sells Sanctuary’
Dandy Warhols – ‘Bohemian Like You’
Queen – ‘We Will Rock You’
BJ Thomas – ‘Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head’
Bonnie Tyler – ‘Total Eclipse Of The Heart’
The Beatmasters with Betty Boo – ‘Hey DJ/I Can’t Dance (To That Music You’re Playing’)
David Bowie – ‘Fame’
Elkie Brooks – ‘Pearl’s A Singer’
Blondie – ‘Denis’
Kelly Marie – ‘Feels Like I’m In Love’
Prince – ‘Take Me With You’
Chaka Khan – ‘I Feel For You’
The Creatures – ‘Right Now’
The Knack – ‘My Sharona’
Lipps Inc. – ‘Funky Town’
Queen – ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’
Patsy Gallant – ‘From New York To LA’

Link to playlist at


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