Navigation for Saturday Night

John Lennon posing in sunglasses.

John Lennon would have turned 75 this week; his birthday has been commemorated with events in several cities worldwide. Photo: CC BY 2.0 its all about rock

7pm – 8pm

Ethel Waters & Eddie Anderson - Taking A Chance On Love

Solomon King - She Wears My Ring

Ehtel Merman & Dick Haymes - You're Just In Love

Gracie Field - The Holy City

National Band Of NZ - Punchinello

Frank Sinatra and Count Basie - Fly Me To The Moon

Katherine Jenkins & Crouch End Festival Chorus - Land Of My Fathers

The Andrews Sisters with Bing Crosby - South America Take It Away

The Beatles - Mr. Moonlight

Lonnie Donegan - Pick A Bale Of Cotton

Russell Morris - Sweet Sweet Love

Bobby Breen - Rainbow On The River

Stanley Holloway & Ensemble - With A Little Bit Of Luck

East Village Opera Company - O Mio Babbino Caro


8pm – 9pm

Ivory Joe Hunter - Since I Met You Baby

Sylvia Vrethammer - Y Viva Espana

Winfred Atwell - Black & White Rag

Billy Bragg - The Space Race Is Over

Jim Reeves - In A Mansion Stands My Love

Victor Borge - Phonetic Punctuation

Marlon Williams - When I Was A Young Girl

Dave Brubeck - Take 5

Justin Timberlake, Oscar Isaac and Adam Driver - Please Mr. Kennedy

Tony Orlando & Dawn - Who’s In The Strawberry Patch With Sally

Dinah Shore - Buttons & Bows

Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - Let’s Call The Whole Thing Off

Fred Astaire - Putting On The Ritz (Club Des Belugas Remix)


9pm – 10pm

John Prine - That's the Way That the World Goes 'Round (Live)

Etta James - If I Had Any Pride Left At All

The Divine Comedy - Life On Mars

Gerry Rafferty - Baker St

Jennifer Rush - Come Give Me Your Hand

The Roches with Mark Johnson - Spaceman

Slaid Cleaves - Lydia

Dennis O'Brien - You Can Run

Omara Portuondo - Siempre Ei Mi Corazon

Slim Gaillard - How High The Moon

Joni Mitchell - River

Erroll Garner - Exactly Like You


10pm – 11pm

John Lennon - Come Together (Live)

Steve Miller Band - Space Cowboy

Robin Trower - Bridge Of Sighs

Buddy Holly - Moondreams

Johnny Cash & Joe Strummer - Redemption Song

Chris Smither - Origin Of Species

Benny Goodman - Sing Sing Sing

David Bowie - Five years

The White Stripes - Jolene

Shirley Bassey and Yello - The Rhythm Divine


11pm – 12pm

The Satellite Singers - Meet Space Pilot Jones

Sparks - There's No Such Things As Aliens

Groove Coverage - Moonlight Shadow

Elton John - Bad Side Of The Moon

Public Service Broadcasting - The Race For Space

Mink deVille - Venus Of Avenue D

Charlie Dore - Roll Along Kentucky Moon

Public Service Broadcasting - Sputnik

Jeff Beck and Imelda May - How High The Moon

Southern Culture On The Skids - Venus

Morrissey - Moon River

The Hillbilly Moon Explosion - My Love For Evermore

Public Service Broadcasting - Gargarin

Public Service Broadcasting - Go