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 6th 2012 5.00am–7.00am
Time zone: central
Paul McCartney “Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive” from Kisses on the Bottom (CMG/MPL/Hear Music 2012) —Since I'll be doing a big Hal David tribute I've bumped all the Birthday songs and The Beatles Grab Bag to the front of the show. The Grab Bag begins here!Buy it!
Sandie Shaw “(There's) Always Something There To Remind Me” from The Look of Love: The Burt Bacharach Collection (Rhino 1998) —And now, a tribute to the late great lyricist, Hal David who passed away on Sept. 1 at the age of 91. According to his wife had a song in his head until the very end.Buy it!
Manfred Mann “My Little Red Book” from Manfred Mann - Down the Road Apiece (Their EMI Recordings 1963-1966) (EMI UK 2007)Buy it!
Herman's Hermits “STORY OF MY LIFE” from Into Something Good (The Mickie Most Years 1964-1972) (Parlophone UK 2008)Buy it!