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What...............NEW WAVE!!!!!!!



Oct 5th 2008

 

Today I started with News of the Great North Run and Nell Mc Andrew running as Wonder Woman……Arsenal drew again……Give Up Elvis !!!!!!

 

I started with Keane and Spiralling………more this week…..

 

Having looked ….in detail at the Album Chart and realising …..if I hadn’t already featured them….the rest were…..not quite rubbis……….but…..So instead I featured 80’s New Wave Tracks!!!!!

 

These were

 

                        I’m In love With A German Film Star                  The Passions

                        E=MC2                                                             Big Audio Dynamite

                        Einstein a go go                                                 Landscape

                        Furniture                                                          Brilliant Mind

 

 

At 7.30 I did Lounge Lizards and Featured

 

            Summer Wind               Frank Sinatra

            Louis Armstrong            We have all the time in the World

 

Of Course Quantum Of Solace is out at the end of the month ……Get It????

 

Just before 8am……..I couldn’t believe it …..a (according to Bryan P it’s a download or physical…….no CD then!!!) tune by the Killers that I liked and would play!!!! Human.

 

Between 8 and 9 I looked at the local papers

 

The Headlines this week

 

Yellow Advertiser                                  Poor Rating For Emergency Care

Essex Inquirer                                       £1.6 bn Tax Bill

Brentwood Weekly News                Carole killed in road tragedy

Billericay and Wickford Gazette             Drunk Teens Plague Park

Brentwood Gazette                         Fatal Crash Rocks Town

 

 

Acorn Windows Sport…..at 8.28

 

At 8.30 I did essential War of the Worlds

 

And I played (with suitable homage to Dennis Rookard (who may well have been in the original)) an extract from the original which caused chaos in parts of the US the segued seamlessly into the Jeff Wayne version from 1978 featuring Richard Burton,

 

At 9am I did The Golden Year

 

The Tunes Were

 

                        The Avalanches                                Since I Left You

                        Dido                                          Thank You

                        Toploader                                 Dancing in the Moonlight

 

I became then a victim of Rickrolling………cause I played him………Rick AAAAAAA!!!!

 

We now understand!!!!!

 

Best Act Ever…………..NAH!!!!

 

 

 

 

                       

                       

 

           

 

 

 

 

Worlds first  self contained heart was implanted

 

Jeffery Archer sentenced to 4 years in prison

George W Bush is sworn in as 43rd President of the US

 

I did Sunday Papers at 9.30 and handed over to Julie and Mike as Andrew was  on Holiday Again!!!!!….My last record being…..given the Weather…..aha…….Crying in the Rain…..If you know who originally recorded it e-mail me on radio@phoenixfm.com……..there MAY???  Be a prize……eventually.

 

 

 

Luv

 

James

 

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