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Nice To See You, To See You Nice

This week we were joined by two very special guests – comedian Milton Jones and Hank from The BossHoss.

John interviewed Milton in the BBC reception right next to a very loud squeaky door and heard all about Milton’s forthcoming tour, what he thinks of Essex audiences and his request to have some Wham played on the show. Milton's playing Colchester Arts Centre on October 9th if you're interested in catching him on his tour.

Meanwhile Hank from German rock band the BossHoss joined us on the phone from his Essex B&B, exclusively telling us he was in his pyjamas, cowboy boots and watching the Antiques Roadshow. It doesn’t get much more rock’n’roll. We played some of their covers of classic pop songs and also heard their latest single, an original track Last Day.

We also discussed the return of Strictly Come Dancing and revealed our Strictly Top 5 songs:

1.       Come On Arlene - Dexy's Midnight Rumbas

2.        I Won’t Let The Sun Tan Go Down On Me – Nik Kershaw

3.       Tess Me Why I Don’t Like Mon-Dalys - The Ballroom Rats

4.       Get Your Dixon - Missy Elliott

5.       I Can’t Help Forsything In Love With You - Elvis Presley

Not quite making the top 5 were:

Born to Rug – Bruce Springsteen
99 Red Ballrooms – Nena
Tan-go West – Pet Shop Boys
Walk This Sway - Rumba DMC
Revel Revel - David Bowie

Next week we’ll be joined in the studio by singer, actress, comedian and all round entertainer Abi Roberts so don’t miss it!

Tracklisting:

Phil Oakey & Giorgio Moroder – Together In Electric Dreams

Average White Band – Pick Up The Pieces

Alesha Dixon – The Boy Does Nothing

The BossHoss – Toxic

Donovan - Goo Goo Barabajagal

Beyonce – Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)

The BossHoss – Hey Ya!

The BossHoss – Last Day

David Bowie & Mick Jagger – Dancing In The Streets

Dizzie Rascal featuring Calvin Harris – Dance Wiv Me

Wham! – Wake Me Up Before You Go Go

Goldfrapp – Ooh La La

Sonny and Cher – The Beat Goes On

Abi Roberts – Dieter’s Prayer

Martha Reeves and the Vandellas – Nowhere To Run

 



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