Pop! The Beat Bubble Burst (Music)
Pop! The Beat Bubble Burst explores the music of the sixties with an emphasis on British Invasion and Mersey Beat. It then traces those branches to the present day by playing music that echoes the music of the sixties including power pop, jangle pop, pub rock, glitter and glam rock, neo-psychedelia and indie pop.
With Rich Reese
Thu Sep 15th 2011 5.00am–7.00am
Time zone: central
Tony Jackson Group “Let Me Know”
from Watch Your Step! The Complete Recordings 1964-1966 (Sanctuary 2004) —The Searchers original lead singer out on his own. If you like a cross between the Searchers and The Animals, you will enjoy this.
ABBA “Does Your Mother Know?”
from ABBA Gold (Universal Music AB 1979) —As I said on air - if you would have told me back in the mid seventies that one day I'd be playing music of my choice on the radio and I'd choose to play ABBA, I would have thought you were crazy... tastes change with the passage of time. They really were
Rainbow Ffolly “Sun Sing”
from Insane Times - 25 British Psychedelic Artyfacts from the EMI Vaults (Remastered) (EMI UK 2007)
James McCartney “Glisten”
from Available Light - EP (Engine Company 2010) —Paul's son from a CD he put out last year (or earlier this year depending on what source you use). He seems to be breaking up an album's worth of tracks into two EP's. The station just got the second EP and I will be playing something from that next week.