Show 257: Cool Britannia – Playlist and Archived Stream


The Revolutionary Germantown Festiva
l is happening this Saturday on the grounds of Cliveden. This seems like a good excuse for Listen Up! to celebrate that other British Invasion by playing nothing but sounds from those sixties UK rock and pop acts  Two hours of those fab Merseybeat, mod, freakbeat, British blues and R &B sounds.

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Playlist (Artist -Title –Album- Year of song)
Opening Theme
Man or Astroman? – Maximum Radiation Level –  Experiment Zero – 1996

Bonzo Dog Band – Cool Britannia –Gorilla-1967

The Beatles – Any Time At All – A Hard Days Night -1964
The Score – Please Please Me –Various :Chocolate Soup For Diabetics Volume 2-1966
Big Three – Some Other Guy –Various: The British Invasion The History Of British Rock Vol. 05- 1963
Manfred Mann – Hubble Bubble (Toil And Trouble)-Best Of The EMI Years-1965
The Mojos – Everything’s Alright –Everything’s Al’right-1964

The Action – Something To Say –Rolled Gold-1967
The Troggs – I Want You –Wild Thing-1966
The Poets – Wooden Spoon –Various :Freakbeat Scene – 1967
The Birds – You’re On My Mind –The Collector’s Guide To Rare British Birds-1964

Dave Berry – Don’t Give Me No Lip –Various: The R&B Scene-1964
The Hollies – Come On Home-In The Hollies Style-1964
The Spencer Davis Group – Keep On Running –Best Of The Spencer Davis Group-1965
The Zombies – What More Can I Do-Begin Here & Singles-1965
Hedgehoppers Anonymous – Don’t Push Me –Various: Beat Treasures– 1965
The Merseybeats – I Think Of You- Various: The British Invasion The History Of British Rock Vol. 05- 1963
The Applejacks – I Go To Sleep –I Go to Sleep/Make Up Or Break Up– 1965

The Attack – Anymore Than I Do –Various :Freakbeat Scene-1967
The Creation – Making Time-The Creation Collection-1966
The Move – I Can Hear The Grass Grow-The Best Of The Move-1967

The Pretty Things – Buzz The Jerk –The Vintage Years ‎-1965
The Rolling Stones – Stupid Girl –Aftermath-1966
Downliner’s Sect – Baby What’s Wrong –Various: The Beat Merchants – British Beat Groups 1963-1964-1964
The Who – Pictures Of Lily -Meaty, Beaty, Big & Bouncy-1967

Donovan – Epistle To Dippy –Troubadour-1967
Herman’s Hermits – Museum –Blaze-1967
Chad & Jeremy – Sunstroke –The Ark-1967
The Sorrows – Take A Heart-Various: Nuggets II: Original Artyfacts from the British Empire and Beyond-1965

The Animals – Boom Boom – The Animals-1964
The Yardbirds – I Wish You Would –For Your Love-1965
Wimple Witch – Atmosphere -Atmospheres-1967
The Eyes – The Immediate Pleasure —Blink-1966
Dave Clark Five – Concentration Baby –Coast To Coast-1965
Small Faces – What’cha Gonna Do About It –Small Faces – 1964
The Kinks – Milk Cow Blues –Kinks Kontroversy -1965

Them – I’m Gonna Dress In Black- The Story of Them-1965

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  –New Affections  – 1997

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