Sometimes it all just clicks & last Sunday’s Almanac just DID. Silly & Giggly & Dancey, it was packed from the off & nobody disapeared or fell over or got emotional, we all just had The Fun. With not 1 but 2 frankly, flawless guest DJ sets from, the Glimmer Twins themselves, Huw & Wendy, a brace of mini sets from Chris & I followed by our 1st ever themed BATTLE, (not shit early 80s was the aim), I could go on. & On. & ON but Oh, I don’t need to. This time the photos & this little clip especially of Matthew & Sallie & Joe in a monochrome twirl, really say it all. It was Lush to chuckle with Huw his bro David, my cous Cath, Huw & Francisco, Matt & Phil, Andy, Doug & James, Wendy & David, Lea & Nigel, Anne & Gary & Rita, Andrew, Emma & Simonne, David & Katie & Lucy, John & Jez, our ever brilliant Hanoverians Phillip & Julie & Bill & Mary, Julie’s 1st time with Katie, Lottie & Louise, Mia & her new fur baby Nia, Matthew & Jonathan & birthday girl Georgie, !Steve & Jackie! & Dan, Sam, Liv & all our lully muckers at the George. Love the bones of you all.

By way of 2 announcements we will be hosting our 1st *ever* New Year’s Eve Almanac at the St. Georges & our Christmas special will be on December *15th*~ more details to follow but get ’em in ya diary. In the meantime we’ll be back on November 24th with Andy as our returning guest dj~ Brace Yourself Brendas! but until then the many songs played were..

Chris played:

Jimmy Conwell – ‘Cigarette Ashes’
Little Willie John – ‘I’m Shakin’’
Truly Smith – ‘This Is The First Time’
Bruce Springsteen – ‘Pink Cadillac’
Declan O’Rourke – ‘Galileo (Someone Like You)’
The Dynamic Superiors – ‘Shoe, Shoe, Shoe’
Jermaine Jackson – ‘You Like Me Don’t You’
Redbone – ‘Witch Queen Of New Orleans’
Fleetwood Mac – ‘The Chain’

Dom played:

Art of Noise – ‘Battle’
Art of Noise – ‘Love’
KW Griff – ‘Be Ya Girl’
Depeche Mode – ‘Any Second Now’
Caribou – ‘Home’
Midland – ‘Frequency FM’
James Vincent McMorrow – ‘Me & My Friends’
Yola – ‘Faraway Look’

Huw played:

Wanda Jackson – ‘Funnel Of Love’
Nervous Norvous – ‘Transfusion’
The Groundhogs – ‘Strange Town’
The Saints – ‘This Perfect Day’
The Sonics – ‘Strychnine’
Gene Vincent & The Blue Caps – ‘Rollin’ Danny’
The Other Half – ‘Mr. Pharmacist’
R. Dean Taylor – ‘There’s A Ghost In My House’
The Kinks – ‘Victoria’
The Searchers – ‘Popcorn Double Feature’
The Creators – ‘Kimble’
Sister Sledge – ‘Lost In Music’
Steve Bent – ‘I’m Going To Spain’
Sir Gibbs – ‘People Grudgeful’
Henry Cow – ‘War’
Hank Mizell – ‘Jungle Rock’
The Fall – ‘Cruiser’s Creek’

Dom played:

Frank Sinatra – ‘Born Free’
The Normal – ‘Warm Leatherette’
Beck – ‘Deadweight’
Thomas Dolby – ‘Windpower’
Soft Cell – ‘Facility Girls’
The Pretenders – ‘I Go To Sleep’
Julie Andrews & Christopher Plummer – ‘Something Good’
Flash & The Pan – ‘Waiting For A Train’
Joe Jackson ‘Stepping Out’
Talk Talk – ‘Life’s What You Make It’
Frank Mills – ‘Music Box Dancer’

Chris played:

Gina X – ‘No GDM’
Vision – ‘Lucifer’s Friend’
Cheri – ‘Murphy’s Law’
The Jam – ‘The Bitterest Pill (I Ever Had To Swallow)’
Eurythmics – ‘Here Comes The Rain Again’
Psychedelic Furs – ‘Love My Way’
The Specials – ‘Ghost Town’
Squeeze – ‘Up The Junction’
Peter Gabriel – ‘I Don’t Remember’
Kate Bush – ‘Breathing’

Wendy played:

Eric Spear – ‘Theme From Coronation Street’
Girls Aloud – ‘Love Machine’
Kylie Minogue – ‘Dancing’
Elton John – ‘Rocket Man (I Think It Going To Be A Long. Long Time)’
Scooch – ‘Flying The Flag’
Lily Allen – ‘Smile’
Japan – ‘Quiet Life’
Tubeway Army – ‘Me, I Disconnect From You’
The Zutons – ‘Valerie’
Susan Sarandon & Barry Bostick – ‘Dammit Janet’
Green Day – ‘Basket Case’
Patsy Cline – ‘Honky Tonk Merry Go Round’
Amy Winehouse – ‘Tears Dry On Their Own’
Siouxsie & The Banshees – ‘Spellbound’
Dolly Parton – ‘Here You Come Again’
Beautiful South – ‘Rotterdam (or Anywhere)’
Bastille – ‘Pompeii’
David Bowie – ‘Oh! You Pretty Things’
Petula Clark – ‘The Other Man’s Grass Is Always Greener’


David Bowie – ‘Ashes To Ashes’
Fun Boy Three & Bananarama – ‘It Ain’t What You Do’
Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark – ‘Sailing On The Seven Seas’
ABC – ‘Tears Are Not Enough’
Echo & The Bunnymen – ‘Never Stop’
Depeche Mode – ’Dreaming Of Me’
Simple Minds – ‘Waterfront’
Human League – ‘Sound Of The Crowd’
Wah! – ‘The Story Of The Blues’
Bow Wow Wow – ‘Go Wild In The Country’
Hazel O’Connor – ‘Eighth Day’
Visage – ‘Tar’
Altered Images – ‘I Could Be Happy’
Dollar – ‘Mirror Mirror’
Eurythmics – ‘Sex Crime (1984)’
John Cougar Mellencamp – ‘Jack & Diane’
Madness – ‘It Must Be Love’
Abba – ‘Lay All Your Love On Me’
Ray Parker Jr. – ‘Ghostbusters’
The Ramones – ‘Baby, I Love You’
The Smiths – ‘What Difference Does It Make’
Kim Wilde – ‘Chequered Love’
Heaven 17 – ‘Temptation’
Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark – ‘Electricity’
Spandau Ballet – ‘Instinction’
Adam & The Ants – ‘Deutscher Girls’
U2 – ‘I Will Follow’
Belle Stars – ‘Iko Iko’
Style Council – ‘Walls Come Tumbling Down’
Human League – ‘Love Action (I Believe In Love)’
Soft Cell – ‘Memorabilia’
Murray Head – ‘One Night In Bangkok’
Duran Duran – ‘Is There Something I Should Know?’
Associates – ‘Party Fears Two’
The Cure – ‘Let’s Go To Bed’
Fun Boy 3 – ‘Our Lips Are Sealed’
Gary Numan – ‘I Die: You Die’
Peter Gabriel – ‘Games Without Frontiers’
Blondie – ‘Rapture’
The Smiths – ‘How Soon Is Now’
ABC – ‘All Of My Heart’
Hazel O’Connor – ‘Will You?’