After a trilogy of packjammed & indeed roadblocked Almanacs it was gently lush to breathe out & our 2nd June edition seemed to flit between inside, outside & the dark side, all doors & musical choices open. Chris & I giggled a Lot playing back to back 1 ’til 4 before Nicki, returning for her 4th/5th/who’s counting anymore? guest spot~ her set as Ever, Flawless. It was Laaarvely to see Joe, Nessa, HuwFranciscoTrisha & Phillip, David & Doug, Beaming Birthday girl Jo & Dee, Guy & Gabrielle, Hana & Adrian & a huge thankyou Always to RhysLucy, Tom & all at the St. Georges. We’ll be back on Sunday July 28th, & our 2nd Pride Almanac a mere 6 days later on Saturday the 3rd but for now the songs we played were..

Chris & Dom:

Carl Brisson – ‘I’ll Believe In Love’
The Cure – ‘Catch’
Betty Wright – ‘If You Abuse My Love’
Boz Scaggs – ‘Lowdown’
Propaganda – ‘Heaven Give Me Words (William Orbit Honey In Heaven Remix)’
Barbra Streisand – ‘A Woman In Love’
Cathy Dennis – ‘Falling – (PM Dawn Version)’
Eric B & Rakim – ‘Paid In Full (Coldcut Remix)’
Everything But The Girl – ‘Before Today’
Vendredi Sur Mer – ‘Écoute chérie’
Sundae Club – ‘Arabian Flights’
Past Present Organisation – ‘Beautyfull’
Aretha Franklin – ‘Ain’t No Way’
Fergie – ‘Glamourous’
Madonna – ‘Killers Who Are Partying’
Destiny’s Child – ‘Girl’ 
Destiny’s Child – ‘Nuclear’
Prince – ‘Manic Monday’
Hall & Oates – ‘I Can’t Go For That (No Can Do) (Mix & Fairbanks Edit)’
Rolling Stones – ‘You Can’t Always Get What You Want (Soul Wax Remix)’
Steely Dan – ‘Peg (Finest Rework Little Prince Sweet Sound Edit)’
Janet Jackson – ‘When I Think Of You (Remix)’
Atlanta Rhythm Section – ‘Doraville’
Robert Palmer – ‘Every Kinda People’
Aretha Franklin – ‘I Say A Little Prayer (Dimitri In Paris Remix)’
John Cougar Mellencamp – ‘Jack & Diane’
SOS Band – ‘Just Be Good To Me’
The Stylistics – ‘You Are Everything’
Groove Armada – ‘Chicago’
Charles & Eddie – ‘Would I Lie To You’
Eurythmics – ‘It’s Alright (Baby’s Coming Back)’
Glen Campbell – ‘Wichita Lineman’
Roxy Music – ‘More Than This’
Gordon Lightfoot – ‘Sundown’
Dusty Springfield – ‘Son Of A Preacher Man’
Joe Jackson – ‘Is She Really Going Out With Him?’
10CC – ‘The Things We Do For Love’
Eagles – ‘One Of These Nights’
Roxy Music – ‘Love Is The Drug’
Fleetwood Mac – ‘Sara’

Nicki played:

Buffalo Springfield – ‘For What It’s Worth’
The Lovin’ Spoonful – ‘Summer In The City’
Cliff Bennett & The Rebel Rousers – ‘Got To Get You Into My Life’
Jefferson Airplane – ‘Somebody To Love’
Mel Torme – ‘Comin’ Home Baby’
Propellerheads ft Shirley Bassey – ‘History Repeating’
Eddie Cochran – ‘Summertime Blues’ 
OST West Side Story – ‘America’
Frank Sinatra – ‘Get Happy’
Jimmy Liggins – ‘I Ain’t Drunk’
Paul Anka – ‘Mr. Brightside’
Johnny Cash & June Carter – ‘Jackson’
Stevie Wonder – ‘Uptight’
The Supremes – ‘Come See About Me’
Sly & The Family Stone – ‘Dance To The Music’
Lighthouse Family – ‘Ocean Drive’
The Waterboys – ‘The Whole Of The Moon’
Duffy – ‘Mercy’
The Jam – ‘That’s Entertainment’
Kelly Marie – ‘Feels Like I’m In Love’
Kiki Dee – ‘I’ve Got The Music In Me’
Outkast – ‘Hey Ya!’
Sophie Ellis Bexter – ‘Murder On The Dancefloor’
Irene Cara – ‘Fame’

BATTLE:
Strawberry Switchblade – ‘Since Yesterday’
Janet Jackson – ‘Nasty;
Sugababes – ‘Freak Like Me’
Adamski – ‘Killer’
Pointer Sisters – ‘Automatic’
George Benson – ‘Give Me The Night’
Yes – ‘Owner Of A Lonely Heart’
Toto – ‘Africa’
ABBA – ‘Money Money Money’
Missy Elliott – ‘Work It’
Harry J. Allstars – ‘Liquidator’
A Tribe Called Quest – ‘Can I Kick It?’
The Killers – ‘When We Were Young;
Gwen Guthrie – ‘Ain’t Nothin’ Goin’ On But The Rent’
Manic Street Preachers – ‘A Design For Life’
INXS – ‘Need You Tonight’
The Smiths – ‘This Charming Man’
Diana Ross – ‘Chain Reaction’
Grandmaster Flash, Melle Mell & The Furious Five – ‘White Lines (Don’t Do It)’
Rolling Stones – ‘Brown Sugar’
Middle Of The Road – ‘Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep’
Michael Jackson – ‘The Way You Make Me Feel’
Amii Stewart – ‘Knock On Wood’ 
Inner City – ‘Good Life’
EMF – ‘Unbelievable’
Adeva – ‘Respect’
Kenny Rogers – ‘Ruby, Don’t Take Your Love To Town’
Mike Oldfield – ‘Moonlight Shadow’
Beach Boys – ‘God Only Knows’
Marshall Hain – ‘Dancing In The City’

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