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Time: 12.34
Artist: Billy Idol and Steve Stevens
Title: Tomorrow Never Knows
Composer: Lennon
Album: Butchering the Beatles: A Headbashing Tribute
Label: Restless Records

Time: 12.40
Artist: The Hollies
Title: Look Through Any Window
Composer: Gouldman
Album: 20 Golden Greats
Label: EMI

Time: 12.44
Artist: Swing Out Sister
Title: Stoned Soul Picnic
Composer: Nyro
Album: Shapes and Patterns
Label: Mercury/Polygram

Time: 12.52
Artist: John Mayall
Title: Double Crossing Time
Composer: Mayall/Clapton
Album: Blues Breakers
Label: Decca

Time: 12.56
Artist: Joe King Carrasco and the Crowns
Title: Buena
Composer: Carrasco
Album: Party Weekend
Label: MCA Special Products


Time: 1.06
Artist:The Fall
Title: I Can Hear the Grass Grow
Composer: Wood
Album: I Can Hear The Grass Grow
Label: Narnack

Time: 1.11
Artist: Alberto y Lost Trios Paranois
Title: Heads Down
Composer: Sleek
Album: Death of Rock n' Roll
Label: El Mocambo

Time: 1.21
Artist: The Bee Gees
Title: Please Read Me
Composer: Gibb & Gibb
Album: Bee Gees' 1st
Label: Rebound

Time: 1.25
Artist: Burton Cummings
Title: Never Had a Lady Before
Composer: Cummings
Album: My Own Way to Rock
Label: Legacy

Time: 1.30
Artist: Neil Sedaka
Title: That's When The Music Takes Me
Composer: Sedaka
Album: Laughter and Tears
Label: Polydor

Time: 1.34
Artist: Pink Turtle
Title: Take a Walk on the Wild Side
Composer: Reed
Album: Pop In Swing
Label: Fremeaux

Time: 1.39
Artist: George Formby
Title: When I'm Cleaning Windows
Composer: Formby/Gifford/Cliffe
Album: That Ukulele Man!
Label: Hallmark

Time: 1.43
Artist: Ray Davies with Mando Diao
Title: Victoria
Composer: Davies
Album: See My Friends
Label: Universal

Time: 1.49
Artist: The Stone Roses
Title: Fool's Gold
Composer: Squire/Brown
Album: The Complete Stone Roses
Label: Silverstone

Time: 1.55
Artist: The Narcs
Title: Heart and Soul
Composer: Ryan
Album: Great Divide
Label: Unknown


Time: 2.06
Artist: Gerardo Mejia
Title: Rico Suave
Composer: Warren/Mejia
Album: Rico Suave
Label: A*Vision Entertainment

Time: 2.12
Artist: Herman's Hermits
Title: No Milk Today
Composer: Gouldman
Album: Very Best Of
Label: EMI

Time: 2.31
Artist: 10cc
Title: I Bought a Flat Guitar Tutor
Composer: Stewart/Gouldman
Album: Deceptive Bend
Label: Mercury/Polygram

Time: 2.34
Artist: Blondie
Title: Bang a Gong (Get It On)
Composer: Bolan
Album: Blondie and Beyond
Label: Chrysalis

Time: 2.41
Artist: Elkie Brooks
Title: Fool if You Think It's Over
Composer: Rea
Album: Very Best of
Label: Telstar

Time: 2.47
Artist: Jeff Lynne
Title: Love Is a Many Splendored Thing
Composer: Fain
Album: Long Wave
Label: Frontiers

Time: 2.52
Artist: Aimee Mann with James Mercer
Title: Living A Lie
Composer: Mann/Bryan
Album: Charmer
Label: Proper Records

Time: 2.56
Artist: Georgie Fame
Title: Cool Cat Blues
Composer: Fame
Album: Cool Cat Blues
Label: Go Jazz Records


3:04pm Marc Bolan – Ride A White Swan

T Rex frontman Marc Bolan was the ultimate chameleon, who's hugely influential career was incredibly prolific considering his short life. Bolan arguably can claim to have introduced glam rock with a plethora of hit singles that still have currency today. Trevor Reekie talks to Lesley-Ann Jones, about her new book Ride A White Swan - The lives and death of Marc Bolan.

Time: 3.40
Artist: Terry Costello
Title: The Perfect Human Face
Composer: Unknown
Album: Unknown
Label: Unknown

Time: 3.46
Artist: The Monkees
Title: I Wanna Be Free
Composer: Boyce/Hart
Album: Anthology
Label: Rhino

Time: 3.49
Artist: Kraftwerk
Title: Tour De France
Composer: Hutter /Schnieder
Album: Tour De France
Label: Astralwerks

Time: 3.55
Artist: Barclay James Harvest
Title: Poor Man's Moody Blues
Composer: Lees
Album: Mockingbird
Label: Spectrum


Time: 4.07
Artist: Dora Hall
Title: Tony the Pony
Composer: Jackson/MIller
Album: Children For Dora Hall
Label: Cozy Record Company

Time: 4.15
Artist: The Buzzcocks
Title: Ever Fallen in Love
Composer: Shelley
Album: Ever Fallen In Love?
Label: EMI

Time: 4.20
Artist: Halfnelson
Title: No More Mr Nice Guys
Composer: Mankey/Mael
Album: Halfnelson
Label: Bearsville

Time: 4.26
Artist: Freddie and the Dreamers
Title: Do The Freddie
Composer: Courtney/Lambert
Album: Best of Freddie and the Dreamer
Label: Capitol

Time: 4.30
Artist: M. Ward
Title: Poison Cup
Composer: Ward
Album: Post-War
Label: Merge

Time: 4.33
Artist: Boz Scaggs
Title: Cadillac Walk
Composer: Martin
Album: Memphis
Label: Universal Music

Time: 4.40
Artist: Andy Pratt
Title: If You Could See Yourself
Composer: Pratt/Rubin
Album: Resolution
Label: Razor & Tie

Time: 4.43
Artist: Gilbert O'Sullivan
Title: Can't Think Straight
Composer: O'Sullivan
Album: Sounds of the Loop
Label: Salvo

Time: 4.51
Artist: The Cheers
Title: Chicken
Composer: Lieber/Stoller
Album: Rare Surf Vol. 6
Label: ATM

Time: 4.53
Artist: Mpeople
Title: Testify
Composer: Pickering/Heard/Small
Album: The Best of Mpeople
Label: BMG

Time: 4.58
Artist: The Beach Boys
Title: In My Room (German Version)
Composer: Wilson
Album: Unknown
Label: Unknow