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 Jan 5th 2012 5.00am–7.00am
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
Time zone: central
The Big Three “Some Other Guy” from Merseybeat - The Story of The 60's Liverpool Sound (Castle 2006) —Two solid hours of British Invasion and Mersey Beat today...primarily from 1963-1966. This song is from 1963.Buy it!
The Zombies “If It Don't Work Out (Undubbed Version)” from The Zombies - The Original Studio Recordings, Vol. 5 (Marquis Enterprises Ltd rhino.com 2007) —1965Buy it!
The Dave Clark Five “New Kind Of Love” from Having a Wild Weekend (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) [Remastered] (Dave Clark International 2010) —1965Buy it!
The Animals “I'm Going To Change The World” from The Best of The Animals CD ALBUM (MGM 1965) —This was the flip side to 1965's "It's My Life" single. Send this one out to Southside Steve - the first 45 he ever bought.Buy it!
Status Quo “Pictures Of Matchstick Men” from Picturesque Matchstickable Messages From the Status Quo (Deluxe Edition) (Sanctuary Records Group Ltd. 1968) R —1967Buy it!
Georgie Fame and the Blue Flames “Music Talk” from The Very Best Of Georgie Fame & The Blue Flames (Spectrum 1964) —1964. Thanks to John Wendland, from Memphis to Manchester for hooking me up with this one.Buy it!
Gerry & The Pacemakers “Pretend” from You'll Never Walk Alone (The EMI Years 1963-1966) (EMI 2008) R —1965. The flip side to "Ferry 'Cross the Mersey. Another request from Roberta - and a good one at that!Buy it!
Herman's Hermits “Listen People” from Into Something Good (The Mickie Most Years 1964-1972) (Parlophone UK 2008) —1965Buy it!
Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich “Hold Tight!” from The Very Best of Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich (Universal 2008) —1966 #4 UK single that was never released here in the states.Buy it!
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