John Paterson suggested that I post a short set on the No1 Mod DJ 'Brighton' the place up a bit. :-)


On reflection I decided to start this thread instead  for any DJs on the site to post up playlists/sets


So i'll kick off with my short guest spots at The Hush Club impromptu night at the Heart & Hand last saturday


1st Set


I Dig Your Wig - Buddy Guy - Chess

You're Still A Square - B B King - ABC Paramount

C O D - Albert King - Coun-Tree

I'm Moving On - Ray Charles - London

Some Other Guy - Richie Barrett - Atlantic

Gary U S Bonds - Working For My Baby - Legrand

Not For Me - Sammy Davis Jr. - Reprise

Tighten Up Your Tie, Button Up Your Jacket - Aretha Franklin - Columbia

Gurney Slade - Max Harris - Fontana


2nd Set


Love Potion No. 9 - The Coasters - London 

The Lonely One - Tom Jones - Decca

Gimme Gimme - Z Z Hill - Kent

Neighbor, Neighbor - Jimmy Hughes - Fame 

Crying Days Are Over - Kelly Brothers - Sims

Pain Gets A Little Deeper - Darrow Fletcher - Groovy

Nothing But A Heartache - The Flirtations  - Deram 


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    • Brilliant sets there Paddy, I am sure they went down a storm in Yorkshire.

    • They went down ok thanks Chris :-) 


    • They certainly did, Sir :)


    • Thanks Ian :-)

  • My playlists from Rhythm A Go Go, Carlisle on Saturday 27/10/18.

    Set 1
    Something that belongs to me -Jimmy Mccracklin - Imperial
    Everybody likes to dance with Johnny - Johnny Thunder - Diamond...
    I got caught - Evelyn LeGrand - S.P.Q.R.
    The Fabs - so long pretty baby (C/U)
    Green Onions - Georgie Fame - Columbia
    Let's go baby - Robert Palmer - Nola
    Soulful dress - Sugar Pie DeSanto - Pye int
    Sinner not a saint - Trini Lopez - Stateside
    Ride in my 225 - Spyder Turner - Fortune
    Do it Zulu style - Hank Ballard - King
    Let me be your boy - Wilson Pickett Correc-Tone
    I'll be doggone - Marvin Gaye - Tamla Motown
    Sufferer - Kingstonians - Derrick's Blank
    Do the Boogaloo - The Maytals - Beverley's
    Night and day - Maytals - Trojan

    Set 2
    Mellow fellow - Etta James - Argo
    Don't play - Joe Tex - Checker
    I've got a feeling - Big Maybelle - Okeh
    Evil gal blues - Aretha Franklin - Columbia
    Tighten up your tie - Aretha Franklin - Columbia
    Beggin - Timebox - Deram
    Our love will grow - The Showmen - Action
    I wonder why - The Ambassadors - Reel
    I'm shakin' - Little Willie John - King
    Switchback - Floyd James - Original Gravity
    Jamaica Ska - The Ska Kings - Atlantic
    I don't know - Blues Busters - Sunshine (Dub Store)
    Simmer Down - The Wailers - Ska Beat

    Set 3
    Pitter patter - Freddy Butler - M&M
    What's that - Jimmy Mccracklin - Mercury
    Can't shake it - Etta James - Chess
    Just a little bit - Tiny Topsy - Federal
    For this I thank you - Gino Parks -Tamla
    Night train - James Brown - King
    Love ain't nothing - Johnny Nash - Argo
    I just kept on dancing - Doug Banks - Argo
    Just loving you - Ruby Andrews - Zodiac
    You're gonna love my baby - Barbara McNair - Motown

    Thanks to everyone who came, danced, listened and tapped their feet :-)

  • Finally got around to posting up my two sets from the Modesty August Bank Holiday Special 25th August 2018

    Set 1 (22:30-23:00)

    Chuck Berry - Club Nitty Gritty
    Lee Shot Williams - You're Welcome To The Club
    Eugene Church - Jack of All Trades
    Hank Ballard & His Midnighters - One Monkey Don't Stop No Show
    James Brown - Mashed Potatoes U.S.A.
    Etta James - Mellow Fellow
    Derek Martin - Don't Put Me Down Like This
    Robert Parker - Let's Go Baby (Where The Action Is)
    Russell Byrd - Hitch Hike (Part 1)
    Little Willie John - It Only Hurts A Little While
    Little Walter & His Night Cats - Juke
    Cyril Davies & His Rhythm and Blues All Stars - Country Line Special
    Bo Street Runners - Bo Street Runner

    Set 2 (01:30-02:00 ... ish)

    Aretha Franklin - Tighten Up Your Tie, Button Up Your Jacket
    Sarah Vaughan - One Mint Julep
    Eskew Reeder - Undivided Love
    Johnny & Jackey - Someday We'll Be Together
    Al Perkins & Betty Bibbs - Homework
    Johnny Nash - Love Ain't Nothing
    Lightnin' Slim - My Babe
    John Lee Hooker - Onions
    Freddy King - I'm Tore Down
    Muddy Waters - Young Fashioned Ways
    Howlin' Wolf - Smokestack Lightnin'
    Jimmy McGriff - MG Blues
    The Uniques - Fast Way Of Living
    Solomon Burke - Cry To Me
    Virginia Vee - Modesty Blaise
  • Since I haven't posted on here for ages - 

    Here are my sets from Fast Way of Living Spring Special on April 7 (in more or less the order I played them .... as far as I can remember)

    I'll try to upload to Mixcloud tomorrow

    Set 1
    Hank Ballard - One Monkey Don't Stop No Show (King Demo)
    Lee "Shot" Williams - You're Welcome To The Club (Federal)
    Chuck Berry - Club Bitty Gritty (Mercury)
    Billy Graham - Oo Poo Pa Doo (Atlantic)
    John Lee Hooker - Onions (Charly Triple Dynamite EP)
    B B King - You're Still A Square (ABC-Paramount)
    Derak Martin - Don't Put Me Down Like This (UK Sue)
    Robert Parker - Let's Go Baby (Where The Action Is) (Nola)
    Lightnin' Slim - My Babe (Excello)
    Little Willie John - It Only Hurts A Little While (King Demo) 
    Willie Smith & Kim Wilson - baby Please Don't Go (Carver) 
    Muddy Waters - Young Fashioned Ways (Chess)
    Sarah Vaughan - One Mint Julep (Capitol Demo)
    Terry and Jerry - Mama Julie (R&B)
    Solomon Burke - Cry To Me (Atlantic)

    Set 2 
    Freddy King - Hideaway (UK Sue)
    Billy Preston - Billy's Bag (UK Sue)
    Kelly Brothers - Cryin Days Are Over (UK Sue)
    Darrow Fletcher - Gotta Draw The Line (Groovy)
    Wilson Pickett - Let Me Be Your Boy (Verve)
    Mighty Joe Young - Suffering Soul (WebCor)
    Barbara Lynn - Oh Baby (We Got A Good Thing Goin') (London)
    Danny White - The Twitch (Frisco)
    Eskew Reeder - Undivided Love (Instant)
    Albert King - C.O.D (Coun-Tree)
    The Uniques - Fast Way Of Living (Paula)
    Coasters - Love Potion No. 9 (London)
    Solomon Burke - Stupidity(Atlantic)
    John Lee Hooker - Let's Go Out Tonight (Chess)

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