Chris Carter's British Invasion Radio Show Sirius/XM Ch. 21
A show of British Invasion FIRSTS on this FIRST Sunday of 2014! Hereâ€™s the FIRST singles from The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The Who, The Kinks, & Cream. Hear songs from FIRST albums from The Pretty Things, The Moody Blues, The Strypes & Small Faces.
And a lot more cool British FIRSTS from - Mott The Hoople, Badfinger, Suede, Supergrass, The Move, and MORE! And a new weekly feature called Breakfast w/the Beatles!
Followed by Andrew Loog Oldham (very British) Repeat broadcast 12â€“midnight eastern! And available on Sirius/XM ON DEMAND!
On this weeks show you will hear a cool set featuring songs written about Record Companies by disgruntled British artists. A set of American artists who wish they were born in the U.K. and another edition of our new feature Breakfast w/ The Beatles! Plus HOT numbers from David Bowie `67, The Kinks, Oasis, DC5, Buzzcocks, Led Zep, The Yardbirds, The Zombies, The Strypes, The Rolling Stones and The Sensational Alex Harvey Band (!) and much MORE!
The Charlatans - Can't Get Out Of Bed- Up to Our Hips (Beggarâ€™s Banquet Records) March 1994
Rolling Stones - Who's Been Sleeping Here? â€“ Between The Buttons
The Easybeats- Made My Bed Gonna Lie In It- Friday On My Mind (Capitol) 1966
David Bowie - -Let Me Sleep Beside You â€“ 1967
Kinks- Sleepwalker â€“ Sleepwalker `77
The Zombies - This Will Be Our Year - Odessey & Oracle CBS 1968
Elvis Costello - This Year's Girl - This Years Model
Shel Naylor- One Fine Day- single, Mar. â€˜64
The Dave Clark Five- Best Dayâ€™s Work- flip of â€œIf Somebody Loves You,â€ July â€˜69
Buzzcocks â€“ Everybodyâ€™s Happy Nowadays â€“ Singles Going Steady EMI 1978
BREAK VT2 1969, Led Zeppelin's debut album was released in the UK. Recorded at Olympic Studios in Barnes, London, the album took only about 36 hours of studio time to complete at a cost of just Â£1,782, most of the tracks being recorded 'live' in the studio with very few overdubs. The album spent a total of 71 weeks on the UK chart.
Led Zeppelin â€“ Good Times Bad Times (Page)
The Yardbirds -Stroll On -Blow Up MGM SDTK 1966 (Page/Beck)
Cream -Tales Of Brave Ulysses (BBC Sessions)- Disraeli Gears 1967 (Clapton)
Jeff Beck Group â€“ Ainâ€™t Superstitious - Truth 1968
Led Zeppelin â€“ Communication Breakdown - I
Donovan- The Trip- Sunshine Superman, Aug. â€˜66
Marc Bolan- The Third Degree, Single only Decca 1966
Nirvana- Rainbow Chaser- (Island) single, March â€˜68
The Pretty Things - Sheâ€™s a Lover- Parachute, Harvest June 1970
The Small Faces- Up the Wooden Hills of Bedfordshire- Small Faces, Immediate Records 1967
BREAK VT4 1964, The Beatles appeared on the ATV show Sunday Night At The London Palladium performing â€˜I Wanna Hold Your Handâ€™, â€˜This Boyâ€™, â€˜All My Lovingâ€™, â€˜Moneyâ€™ and â€˜Twist And Shoutâ€™. The compare for the evening was Bruce Forsyth. When The Beatles appeared on this show on October 13, 1963, their fee had been Â£250, now, just three months later, their fee was Â£1,000â€¦.and speaking of $$$
The Beatles â€“ Money (Thatâ€™s What I Want) â€“ With The Beatles
The Beatles â€“ Baby Youâ€™re a Rich Man â€“ MMT
George Harrison â€“ Living In The Material World â€“ Living In The Material World
The Beatles â€“ You Never Give Me Yer Money â€“ AR
John Lennon â€“Tight A$ - Mind Games Apple 1973
The Beatles â€“ Taxman - Revolver
1977, EMI Records issued a statement saying it felt unable to promote The Sex Pistols records in view of the adverse publicity generated over the last two months: Sex Pistols â€“ EMI Don't judge a book just by the cover Unless you cover just another And blind acceptance is a sign Of stupid fools who stand in line- Like E.M.I.
Graham Parker â€“ Mercury Poisoning I got a dinosaur for a representative, It's got a small brain and refuses to learn Their promotion's so lame, They could never ever take me to the real ball game Listen, I ain't a pet, I ain't a token hipster in your Monopoly set. I've got Mercury poisoning. It's fatal and it don't get better!
Nick Lowe - They Called It Rock- Jesus of Cool (Stiff) 1978
The Clash - Complete Control â€“ Single US 1st They said we'd be artistically free when we signed that bit of paper They meant let's make a lotsa money and worry about it later I'll never understand Complete control, lemme see your other hand I don't trust you, so why should you trust me?
Blur- Country House
The Strypes â€“ What A Shame
32 BREAK VT6
Rolling Stones - Citadel
Kinksâ€“ David Watts
Hollies â€“ Kill Me Quick
Sands â€“ Listen To The Sky
BREAK VT7 2001, British Airways staff complained about Oasis singer Liam Gallagher after he had grabbed a stewardess' bottom, refused to stop smoking and threw objects around the cabin during a flight from London to Rio De Janeiro.
Oasis â€“ Stay Young â€“ The Masterplan 1997 Epic
Beady Eye â€“ The Roller
Slade â€“ When The Lights Are Out
Miles Kane w/ Paul Weller â€“ Youâ€™re Gonna Get It â€“ Donâ€™t Forget Who You Are
Mick Ronson â€“ White Light/White Heat
Faces â€“ Ooh La La â€“ Ooh La La 42
BREAK VT8 Americansâ€™ who wish they were Brits
1951, Born on this day, Chris Bell, guitarist, Big Star. Bell was killed in a car accident on 27/12/78 Barry Livingston â€“ Radio City/3rd
Chris Bell â€“ I Am The Cosmos â€“ Single
The Byrds - Thoughts And Words (Chris Hillman) - Younger Than Yesterday
The Red Button â€“ As Far As Yesterday Goes - As Far As Yesterday Goes
Flamin` Groovies â€“ Yes Itâ€™s True â€“ Groovies Grestest
Big Star- In The Street - #1 Record (Ardent) 1972 47
The Sensational Alex Harvey Band â€“ The Last Of The Teenage Idols â€“ Next 1973 48
Sirius/Xm Ch. 21 Little Steven's Underground Garage
OUR SALUTE TO THE BRITISH BASS PLAYER!
On this special edition we will salute the British Bass Player. Switch On and Tune in and dig 50 (+) swingin` bass driven numbers featuring Animal Chas Chandler, Pete Quaifeâ€™s Kinks, John â€œThe OXâ€ Entwistle & his Who, late Face Ronnie Lane, and an extended segment featuring the grand high exalted mystic ruler of the bass guitarâ€¦.James Paul McCartney.
PLUS much, much more from The Yardbirds, The Jam, The Move, Pretty Things, T.Rex, Elvis & his Attractions, Slade, and Traffic.
AND BEST OF ALL!!!!!!! On the phone from the UK to talk all things BASS GUITARâ€¦.BOTH Jack Bruce and Bill Wyman!!!! (so lots of Cream & Rolling Stones!)
With Special Guests > Jack Bruce and Bill Wyman!!!! (Yup)
Switch On and Tune in and dig 50(+) swingin` bass driven numbers featuring Animal Chas Chandler, Pete Quaifeâ€™s Kinks, John â€œThe OXâ€ Entwistle & his Who, late Face Ronnie Lane, and an extended segment featuring the grand high exalted mystic ruler of the British bass guitarâ€¦James Paul McCartney.
PLUS much more from The Yardbirds, The JAM, The Move, Pretty Things, T.Rex, Elvis & his Attractions, Slade, Traffic and Spinal Tapâ€¦
Stevie Wonder- I Was Made To Love Her
Animals- We Gotta Get Out of This Place
Yardbirds- Over Under Sideways Down
Traffic- Paper Sun
Who- Daddy Rolling Stone
Who- My Generation
Who- My Wife
Kinks- Waterloo Sunset
Gerry & The Pacemakers- It's Gonna Be Alright
Hollies- Look Through Any Window
Slade- When The Lights Are Out
Cream- Wrapping Paper Chris Carter w/ Jack Bruce of Cream (8 min)
Cream- Strange Brew
Cream- Tales Of Brave Ulysses
Breakfast w/The Beatles Break!!
Beatles- Paperback Writer Beatles- Lovely Rita
Paul McCartney- Turned Out
Paul McCartney & Wings- Mrs. Vanderbilt
Paul McCartney- That Was Me
Beatles- Ballad of John and Yoko
Pretty Things- Come See Me
The Move- Brontosaurus (Looking On)
Creation- Biff Bang Pow
Miles Kane- Inhaler
Kinks- Sunny Afternoon
David Bowie- Don't Bring Me Down
Donovan- The Trip
T. Rex- Jeepster
Elvis Costello- Pump It Up
Elvis Costello/The Attractions- (I Don't Want To Go To) Chelsea
Chris Carter w/ Bill Wyman of Rolling Stones
Rolling Stones- 19th Nervous Breakdown
Rolling Stones- Monkey Man
Rolling Stones- In Another Land
Faces- Maybe I'm Amazed
Rod Stewart- (I Know) I'm Losing You
Small Faces- Itchycoo Park
Spinal Tap- Big Bottom
Dramarama- What Are We Gonna Do?
ON AT THE TOP ^ OF THE HOUR (9am ET) Sirius/Xm Ch. 21 Little Steven's Underground Garage
Even though there is no running “theme” on this show, its so chock full of British nuggets the theme is simply “coolness”. We also play a whole bunch of new/old songz we’ve never played on this show before from the likes of Roderick Stewart, Alexis Korner, Cliff Richard & The Shadows (together), Mick Ronson, Bryan Ferry and The Strypes (not together) – And a Chinn/Chap set and some extra early Bowie (Jones)
What a mess ..... what a blast!
Switch ON…Tune IN Followed by Andrew Loog Oldham…(very British)
17 year old David Bowie's first musical outting - his version of Paul Revere's 1963 song 'Louie Go Home ...
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Davie Jones And The King Bees - Liza Jane
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The Small Faces- Itchycoo Park- Immediate Single
The Kinks- Holiday In Waikiki- Face To Face (Reprise) Oct. 1966
The Move- Down On The Bay- Message From The Country (Harvest) 1971
The Clash- Lost in the Supermarket- London Calling (Epic) 1979
Mott The Hoople - All The Way From Memphis - MOTT
BREAK VT 1 1963, Cliff Richard and The Shadows started a 14-week run at No.1 on the UK album chart with 'Summer Holiday'
Cliff Richard and the Shadows- Itâ€™ll Be Me- single, Aug. â€˜62/32 Minutes and 17 Seconds with Cliff Richard, Sept. â€™62 (Columbia [EMI])
Adam Faith - It's Alright 1965
Billy Fury - Nothin' Shakin' (But The Leaves On The Trees)
Tony Sheridan - Shake It Some More single, â€˜65
BREAK VT 2 1966, The Rolling Stones released '19th Nervous Breakdown' it peaked at No.2 on the UK singles chart
The Rolling Stones released '19th Nervous Breakdown
The Moody Blues-True Story- The Magnificent Moodies (Decca) 1966
The Zombies -Just Out Of Reach -UK Decca Single / CD Zombie Heaven 1966
The Dave Clark Five - Try Too Hard (Epic) 1966
Peter & Gordon - Lady Godiva late `66
BREAK VT 3
The Strypes â€“ Heart Of The City- Snapshot, Sept. â€™13 (Virgin EMI Records)
Nick Lowe - So It Goes- Jesus of Cool (Stiff) March 1978
Rockpile- Wrong Again (Letâ€™s Face It)- Seconds of PleasureÂ¬, Oct. â€˜80
Dave Edmunds â€“ I Hear You Knockin` â€“ 6 weeks #1 in the IK Xmas 1970
Nick Lowe - Ba Doom â€“ Nick The Knife
BREAK VT 4 1963, The Beatles played at the Gaumont Cinema, Bradford on the opening night of the nationwide Helen Shapiro UK tour. The Beatles were at the bottom of the six-act bill playing just four songs, 'Please Please Meâ€™, â€˜Chainsâ€™, â€˜Keep Your Hands Off My Babyâ€™ and â€˜A Taste of Honey
Helen Shapiro â€“ I Donâ€™t Care â€“ Single Columbia 1963
The Beatles - A Taste of Honey â€“ Please Please Me
The Beatles - Please Please Me â€“ Please Please Me (McCartney-Lennon)
The Beatles â€“ Chains â€“ Please Please Me (Goffin-King)
BREAK VT 5
The Beatles - I Want to Hold Your Hand - A Collection Of Beatles Oldies
Gigi Parker And The Lonlies - Beatles, Please Come Back
George Harrison â€“ When We Was Fab â€“ Cloud 9
BREAK VT 6 Americans who were influenced by the Beatles the real effects of the British Invasionâ€¦.
The Byrds - You Won't Have To Cry - Mr. Tambourine Man
The Flamin' Groovies- You Tore Me Down- Groovies Greatest Grooves (Sire Records) 1973
The Monkees - Let's Dance Again- The Monkees (Colgems) 1966
Paul Revere & The Raiders- Let Me- The Legend Of Paul Revere (Columbia) 1969
The Laughing Dogs â€“ It Feels Alright Tonight â€“ Live @ CBGBâ€™s /Sire 1976
The Ramones â€“ Here Today Gone Tomorrow â€“ Rocket To Russia
BREAK VT 7 1942, Born on this day, Graham Nash
The Hollies- Just One Look- UK Parlophone Single 1964
The Hollies - On A Carousel
The Hollies - Carrie Anne
Hollies King â€“ King Midas In Reverse
Graham Nash & David Crosby â€“ Immigration Man â€“ #32 1972 debut LPâ€¦only solo Top 40
BREAK VT 8
The Lindyâ€™s - Train Of Love â€“ (Paul Anka)
Lulu and the Luvvers- Shout- single, Summer â€˜64
Twiggy: When I Think of You â€“ Single 1967
Marianne Faithfull- As Tears Go By
Some non American chicks to sing for yer Sunday
BREAK VT 9 Andy Bubiuk Calls in and pick Stones songs
The Rolling Stones â€“ Mothers Little Helper
The Rolling Stones â€“ Time Waits For No One
The Rolling Stones - Shattered
The Strypes â€“ Hometown Girls â€“ Snapshot
David Bowie- Everythingâ€™s Alright â€“ Pin Ups
Small Faces â€“ Lazy Sunday
ON AT THE TOP ^ OF THE HOUR (9am ET) Sirius/Xm Ch. 21
Little Steven's Underground Garage
To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Beatles arrival in America and appearance on the Ed Sullivan show, we will be dedicating this entire February 9th program to what weâ€™re calling The British Invasion Year 1.
Every song played that Sunday will have been released between February 1964 and February 1965 featuring;
The Rolling Stones, Peter & Gordon, The Animals, The Zombies, The Yardbirds, The Dave Clark 5ive, The Kinks, and of course The Beatles performance on the Ed Sullivan Show!
Switch ON & Tune IN as we celebrate The Beatles coming to Americaâ€¦.or what Little Steven likes to call the BIG Bang of Rockâ€™nâ€™Roll!