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Party.....where's the Party?

This Morning…..I noticed the over use of the word NOW…..that was me…the government got it wrong again apparently by losing a memory stick….I keep mine in my pocket why can’t they…I juggle 3 for Sunday Breakfast!!! and the Hockey Moose….sorry Mom was fooled by a Canadian speaking in a French accent and pretending to be Nicholas Sarcozy! A bit like Roy Keane speaking in an Essex accent pretending to be Sir Alex Ferguson……….I started with Scouting For Girls - It's Not About You


Of course Quantum of Solace had just come out so I played some James Bond Stuff…..


Today I featured Bloc Party and four tracks


These were


                        Letter to my son

                        You’re visits are getting shorter




All from their new album   Intimacy


            At 7.15 am I announced for the first time the new Debenhams/Phoenix competition….for more details see


            Ting Tings    -                   Be The One

            Evanesence                  Wake me Up

            Manfred Mann    -             Ha Ha said the clown


Lounge Lizards today was


                        A James Bond Special


                                    You Only Live Twice               Nancy Sinatra

                                    Mooraker                                 Shirley Bassey


            Iglu and Hartley              -            In This City

            Santagold                      -            Lights Out


The Local Headlines this week were


Yellow Advertiser                    Tell Pudsey about your event…..see


Essex Inquirer                          £780 million pensions black hole

Total Essex                              Was Russ right to resign?

Brentwood Weekly News          Rail Disruption Announced

Brentwood Gazette              The Show Will Go On


Billericay & Wickford Gazette            Council backs down over new legal challenge.





Girls Aloud            -                               The Promise

Freemasons feat Amanda Wilson            Love on my mind

Keane                                                   Spiralling


This week ESSENTIAL was Essential Classics


            The Marriage Of Figaro                           Mozart


            Cold Shoulder                                        Adele

            More news from nowhere                        Nick Cave


The Golden Year today featured the tunes


            Madness                                              Baggy Trousers

            Queen                                                   Another one bites the dust

            Fearne Kinney                                      Together we are beautiful


Random Clues were

January 4 - U.S. President Jimmy Carter proclaims a grain embargo against the USSR with the support of the European Commission.

January 6 -  Global Positioning System time epoch begins at 00:00 UTC.

March 1 - The Voyager 1 probe confirms the existence of Janus, a moon of Saturn.

March 4 - Robert Mugabe is elected Prime Minister of Zimbabwe.

March 8 - The first festival of rock music kicks off in the Soviet Union

March 20 - The Mi Amigo, the ship that housed pirate radio station Radio Caroline, sinks. Radio Caroline would return aboard a new ship in 1983.


And the Year was











1           9         8            0


            Razorlight                                             Somewhere Else

            REM                                                     Man On The Moon

            Kings Of Leaon                                               Use Somebody

            Gabrielle Cilmi                                      Sanctuary

            Van Morrison                                                Brown eyed girl

            Arctic Monkeys                                               Bet you look good on the dancefloor

            Elbow (didn’t we feature them on Sun Breakfast????) Latest



Then that was it for today and Oliver was there to take over….have a good day and a little bit to Sunday…..see you 7am If I don’t encounter you at the Woodlands fireworks which is nearly today but thankfully still tomorrow……Give me hope Obama… the tune of ….was it Eddie Grant…Give me hope Joanna…..enough already…stay tuned to 98fm in Billericay, Brentwood and…..fill the rest in yourself…we are here 4u as they say……CU Sunday…
















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