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Sunday, February 17, 2019

Midweek Music Miscellany Wednesday 20th. February 2019 from 11.30AM on with guest Tommy Keyes

Midweek Music Miscellany Wednesday 20th. February 2019 from 11.30AM to 12.30PM on 103.2 Dublin City FM or

Irish singer songwriter Tommy Keyes joins me this time for chat, tracks from his latest album Temptation Once Again plus other picks incl from Thunderclap Newman, The Beachboys & Nick Drake.

Play list Midweek Music Miscellany Wed. 20th. February 2019


1. Do You Remember Me ( 3.29 ) - Santana - EP In Search Of Mona Lisa

2. Snakes & Ladders ( 2.41 ) - Tommy Keyes - CD Temptation Once Again

3. Something In The Air ( 3.55 ) - Thunderclap Newman - SINGLE Track Records

4. Disney Girls ( 4.11 ) - The Beachboys - CD Surf's Up Stateside Records

5. Take My Hand ( 3.45 ) - Clare O'Riordan - CD Outside

6. Just A Simple Love Song ( 3.11 ) - Tommy Keyes - CD Temptation Once Again

7. Honey ( 3.45 ) - Elkin - EP Bad Habits

8. River Man ( 4.30 ) - Nick Drake - CD Five Leaves Left Island Records

February 20th: On this day
1958 Billed as 'The Big Gold Record Stars' Bill Haley and his Comets, The Everly Brothers, Buddy Holly & The Crickets, Jerry Lee Lewis and Jimmie Rodgers all appeared on the first date of a six day tour of Florida.
1959 16 year old Jimi Hendrix made his stage debut when he played a show at the Temple De Hirsch Sinai synagogue in Seattle
1963 The Beatles drove through the night from Liverpool to London to appear on the live lunchtime BBC radio program "Parade of the Pops." Performing 'Love Me Do' and 'Please Please Me', the appearance lasted just over 4 minutes. They then drove another 180 mile trip back north for their performance that night at the Swimming Baths, Doncaster, Yorkshire.

1970 The single 'Instant Karma!' by The Plastic Ono Band was released in the US. John Lennon had written, recorded and mixed the track all in one day on the 27th January 1970.
1972 Chicory Tip were at No.1 on the UK singles chart with 'Son Of My Father.' Written by Giorgio Moroder, it was the first UK number one single to prominently feature a synthesizer, in this case a Moog synthesizer.
1976 All four members of KISS had their footprints implanted on the pavement outside Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood.
1977 Winners at this years Grammy Awards included Stevie Wonder for Best album with 'Songs In The Key Of Life', and Best Vocal performance for 'I Wish.' Best album went to Chicago for 'Chicago X' and Best new artist went to the Starland Vocal Band.
1980 AC/DC singer Bon Scott was pronounced dead on arrival at a London hospital after a heavy night's drinking. Scott was found in the passenger seat of a friend's parked car. The official coroner's report stated that he had "drunk himself to death", after suffocating on his own vomit.
1988 Kylie Minogue was at No.1 on the UK singles chart with 'I Should Be So Lucky.' Minogue had become a household name playing Charlene Ramsey in Australian soap Neighbours. After every major UK record company turned down the track, producer Pete Waterman released the single on his own PWL label. Kylie has gone on to score over 30 hit singles.

1991 Bob Dylan was awarded a lifetime achievement award at the 33rd annual Grammy' Awards.

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