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Wednesday, 6 August 2014

40 Fantistic Hits From The 50's And 60's....320 Kbps

Unfortunately This L/P from another of my very good friends "Gym Bunnys " "Mary" is missing the second L/P so I Suppose it should read "20 Fantastic Hits" !! of "Classic Pop History !!

1. Bobby's Girl....Susan Maughan
2. Mighty Quinn....Manfred Mann
3. You Don't Have To Say You Love Me....Dusty Springfield
4. I Can't Control Myself....The Troggs
5. Juliet....The Four Pennies
6. King Of The Road....Roger Miller
7. Cinderella Rockerfella....Ester & Abi Oferim
8. A Groovy Kinda Love....The Mindbenders
9. Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen....Neil Sedaka
10. The Wedding....Julie Rogers

1. My Boy Lollipop....Millie
2. Are You Sure....The Alisons
3. Hitchin A Ride....Vanity Fair
4. Hold Tight....Dave Dee
5. Build Me Up Buttercup....The Foundations
6. Captain Of Your Ship....Reparata & The Delrons
7. Something Here In My Heart....The Paper Dolls
8. The Letter.....The Box Tops
9. Sunny....Bobby Hebb
10. Joanna....Scott Walker

Dana Gillespie....320 Kbps

Now here's a memory jerker ! for me that is!! I bought this L/P for the title track which I thought was great and still do but it seems that every time I bought an L/P for one track I used to play it for a while then it seemed to disappear without a trace!!! That is till now !!...and what a surprise it was for me to find out via the internet information goblins ! that she is English and is now a Blues singer...Co's I thought that she was American for all these years !! Ain't it marvelous what the "Net" can tell you....wish it was around in the 50's !!! listen to a classy "Rock Chick"you wont be disappointed !!

1. Ain't Gonna Play No Second Fiddle
2. Really Love That Man
3. Hold Me Gently
4. Don't Mind Me
5. Pack Your Bags

1. No Tail To Wag
2. Get My Rocks Off
3. Wanderlust
4. Getting Through To Me
5. Never Knew

Abba...320 Kbps

Here's a blast from the past provided by my gym bunny and swimming companion "Leslie"its great to hear again some of the tracks that have become "Pop Classics" every one indulge in some memories !!!

1. SOS
2. He Is Your Brother
3. Ring Ring
4. Hasta Manana 
5. Nina Pretty Ballerina
6. Honey Honey
7. So Long

1. I Do I Do I Do I Do I Do 
2. People Need Love
3. Bang A Boomerang
4. Another Train Another Town
5. Mamma Mia
6. Dance While The Music Go's On
7. Waterloo
8. Fernando


Helmut Zacharias...320 Kbps

Another one for the easy listeners by the man with the Golden Violin courtesy of Bob from Belguim....always nice to hear some great relaxing melodies !!

1. Pizzacato Waltz
2. La Violatera
3. River Kwai March
4. Swedish Rhapsody
5. Limelight
6. Maria La O

1. Espana
2. The Girl From Ipenema
3. Delicado
4. Charmaine
5. Fasination
6. Ball Waltz

Cathy Berberian...320 kbps

Re-Post Requested By Terry Peck

 When I first heard some of the tracks on this L/P I thought it was a joke but after listening to the tracks in detail It's really quite doubt there will be many of you who decide to download it will think it's rubbish but I like it..maybe it's a case of the more you listen the better it becomes...just keep an open mind about it.....Sooooooooo if you like the Beatles songs ala "Mozart"go for it !!!

1. Ticket To Ride
2. I Want To Hold Your Hand
3. Michelle
4. Eleanor Rigby
5. Yellow Submarine
6.Here There And Everywhere 

1. Help
2. You've Got To Hide Your Love Away
3. Yesterday
4. Can't Buy Me Love
5. Girl
6.A Hard Days Night


Shirley Bassey...320 Kbps

Re-Post Requested By Hit Parade

This Lady or should I say Dame has never made a bad L/P....just some are better than others...this one is a so so...that means its ok the first side is a bit on the slow side maybe because most of the tracks are not well known a couple are but it's Shirley in a subdued mood...the second side is much better with our Shirl definately being "Shirley Bassey"...And I just love the cover I think thats its a great photo...Thats one of the reasons I  bought the L/P !!

1. Someday
2. Bless The Beasts And Children 
3. Jezahel
4. And I Love You So
5. The Way Of Love
6. The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face

1. Day By Day
2. Without You
3. Ballad Of The Sad Young Men
4. I Don't Know How To Love Him
5. I'd Do It All Again
6. If We Only Have Love