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Something that changes all the time is my favourite oldie, so as a piece of fun and NOT an invitation for an argument, I give you mine.

Frankie and Johnny......I`ll hold you.

What`s your currrent favourite?

Please no abuse or point scoring just an honest answer.

( If it`s Night Owl etc don`t be ashamed to admit it )

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Can't fault Frankie & Johnny for an evergreen oldie. For somebody who friends (and others) have accused have disliking oldies, I could list loads of them. Always loved the Spellbinders, "Help Me", Maurice Williams "Being Without You" and The Inticers "Since You Left". Fondest one though is Little Anthony "Better Use Your Head".

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Fondest one though is Little Anthony "Better Use Your Head".

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Agree on Little Anthony, takes me back 30 years, still a brilliant dancer.

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Current favourite oldies:

howard tate - you're looking good - utopia

bobs band - lockes theme - atco

volcanos - laws of love

p.s. if you've got a minute have a go at this

Helicopter pilot

(my best distance 1026)

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"i woke up early this morin"

Mel Britt ..... she`ll come running back, takes me back to the Casino when the sunlight was just breaking through the top bar windows & its 5.30 am & there`s still two & half hours of heaven to go.

Who needs to win the lottery?, there ARE some things money can`t buy

Garv.

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Tamala Lewis reminds me of the casino and the bellvue alldayers,met some great people and had some great times.

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All time tune.."Someday".Tempest...Stuck it on last night and it brought back so many memories..Does this tune do it for anyone else..

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i love oldies. They are the tracks that i remember most from growing up and my dad having them on all the time. With being new to the scene oldies are like newies for me so im not fed up of hearing them like most of you will be. That means that its pretty hard for me to dislike any night i go to( unless its rnb!!!)!

Loved the hemsby weekender cos i got to hear a lot of oldies that normally dont get played very often.

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Something that changes all the time is my favourite oldie, so as a piece of fun and NOT an invitation for an argument, I give you mine.

Frankie and Johnny......I`ll hold you.

What`s your currrent favourite?

Please no abuse or point scoring just an honest answer.

( If it`s Night Owl etc don`t be ashamed to admit it )

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Got to agree with F & J, what a great track.

I've been picking up some cheap oldies for the collection, as I can't afford anything else at the mo!

Precisions - Why Girl/If This Is Love../Misery (which seems to be on the uppers, and was dead chuffed Cookie played it at NCSC (And I like it because I think it's great - not because I can't afford Stemmons Express :thumbsup: )

Superlatives - Lonely In A Crowd. Fantastic tempo to this. Just love it.

All cheap as chips, bar Misery, which you can pick up for £30-£50 on ebay easy enough. Can't go wrong wi dem dare oldies.

Jamie :thumbsup:

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I heard Cecil Washington at the New Century Wigan anniversary for the first time in a while . Enjoyed have a good sing a long to that one :thumbsup:

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All time tune.."Someday".Tempest...Stuck it on last night and it brought back so many memories..Does this tune do it for anyone else..

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Reminds me of 100 Club early 80s. Always loved this.

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Precisions - Why Girl/If This Is Love../Misery (which seems to be on the uppers, and was dead chuffed Cookie played it at NCSC (And I like it because I think it's great - not because I can't afford Stemmons Express :thumbsup: )

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Talking about The Precisions I also love Instant Heartbreak, Just Add Tears also cheap as chips, but awesome :good: :thumbsup:

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Agree on Little Anthony, takes me back 30 years, still a brilliant dancer.

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Been listening to LA a lot myself recently..........great minds hey!!

Also recently re-spun Dusty's version of What's It Gonna Be

John

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Frankie Beverely & The butlers - because of my heart - i dunno why but this song makes me really happy

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Frankie Beverely & The butlers - because of my heart - i dunno why but this song makes me really happy

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Playing as I am typing.

Forgotten how good this sounds.

Also agree about Mel Britt - pure soul!

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p.s. if you've got a minute have a go at this

Helicopter pilot

(my best distance 1026)

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p.s. if you've got a minute have a go at this

Helicopter pilot

(my best distance 1026)

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You must fly a mean helicopter.

The best I have managed is a pathetic 398.

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Ten from me......

Roy Hamilton - Cracking Up Over You

Invitations - Whats Wrong With Me Baby

Freddie Gorman - Take Me Back

Little Anthony & Imperials - It's Not The Same

Lee Andrews - Never The Less

Ed Crook - Thats Alright

Intros -Stop Look And Listen

Al Kent - The Way You've Been Acting

Billy Hambric - She Said Goodbye

Kell Osbourne - You Can't Outsmart A Woman

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A few I allways have to get up and have a dance to.

You just dont know - Chubby Checker.

The Champion - Willie Mitchell.

Get it baby - Stanley Mitchell.

Lets talk it over - Spencer Wiggins.

Love is like an itching - Supremes.

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Intros  -Stop Look And Listen

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OK, if this is an oldie, this has to be my favourite oldie.. one of my favourite songs ever :thumbsup: (can't find a copy though :thumbsup: )

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You must fly a mean helicopter.

The best I have managed is a pathetic 398.

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Just stay near the top!

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Some great oldies being listed.

Thought of 2nd favourite ( for the next 10 minutes )

Candi Staton Now you`ve got the upper Hand.

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A few i never get tired of hearing are,

Chuck Holiday,Just cant trust nobody.

The Falcons, I cant help it,

The Masqueraders, How.

The Falcons,Love you like youve never been loved.

ooh the memories!! :thumbsup:

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Some great oldies being listed.

Thought of 2nd favourite ( for the next 10 minutes )

Candi Staton Now you`ve got the upper Hand.

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Mark Ellis picked up a CD of Candi's stuff which we listened to on the way to Scotland...or was it on the way back. Some great soul on it. Think he said it was in bargin bin at HMV??? Might have a look tomorrowe see if I can get one.

Wish I'd still got my copy of NYGTUH......sold for a lot less than the £700 or so beinig asked these days :thumbsup:

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mr garvey.

space in car for keele tommorow if you wanna come.

not sure if its an out an out oldie as im far to young but jean carter-like one does it for me

"i woke up early this morin"

Mel Britt ..... she`ll come running back, takes me back to the Casino when the sunlight was just breaking through the top bar windows & its 5.30 am & there`s still two & half hours of heaven to go.

Who needs to win the lottery?, there ARE some things money can`t buy

Garv.

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mr garvey.

space in car for keele tommorow if you wanna come.

not sure if its an out an out oldie as im far to young but jean carter-like one does it for me

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Johnny Sayles ..Can't get enough of your love...St.Lawrence

( always has, and still get's me on the dance floor, pure Northern )

Chi-lites...Love Bandit...Deran...

( Oh Yes ! )

Phyliss Brown...Oh Baby...Rainbo

( so good )

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Johnny Sayles ..Can't get enough of your love...St.Lawrence

  ( always has, and still get's me on the dance floor, pure Northern )

Chi-lites...Love Bandit...Deran...

  ( Oh Yes ! )

Phyliss Brown...Oh Baby...Rainbo

  ( so good )

Jm

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Flip the Chilites, Pretty Girl is just so much better IMO...used to spin that side in the 80's.

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How about;

Laine Hill-Time Marches On

Southside Movement-Do It To Me

Roscoe & Friend-Broadway Sissy

June Jackson-Its Whats Underneath That Counts

Kenny Smith-On Lord

Strange ones I would certainly (attempt!) to dance to;

The Magic Band-Falbala

Alpaca Phase iii-I like to Party

Not tunes I would place in my top ten.....but would certainly bring back memories!

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mr garvey.

space in car for keele tommorow if you wanna come.

not sure if its an out an out oldie as im far to young but jean carter-like one does it for me

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" Far to young" i thought he was a c/w singer from the 70`s ( four in the morning & once more the dawnin just woke up the wonder in me).

( i`ll get me coat)

Hello mr Clarke ive pm`d you.

Off track a we bit but an oldie i would love to hear more of at do`s is "tell it like it is" The Marriotts.

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Ain't No Telling - Houston Outlaws

I'm Me Just Me - Gil Billingsley

Lou Pride - Bring Me Back Home

Happiness is Here - Barbara Mercer

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Betty Swann "Make me yours" Got of ebay 4 weeks ago,and its the first 45 on the turn table, I just love it ranting_1.gif

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You must fly a mean helicopter.

The best I have managed is a pathetic 398.

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Haha **1748** :thumbsup::):D

Beat'cha all!!! ranting_1.gif

Would have printed screen but as soon as you crash it jumps back to the start screen.

Billy :D

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Also...

Major Lance - You don't want me no more

Brice Coefield - Ain't that right

Jimmy James - A man like me

Dena Barnes - If you ever walk out of my life

Bobby Mandolph - Gotta get you back

Val + Bobby Capers - West 4th street

Tami Lynn - I'm gonna run away from you

Eddie Regan - Playing hide and seek

Lillie Bryant - Meet me halfway

Shawn Robinson - My dear heart

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Percy Wiggins -That's lovin you

Sweets - satisfy me baby

Jackie Follett - There's a moment

Jason Knight - Love is getting stronger

Baltimore And Ohio Marching Band - Condition Red

Williams and Watson - Too late

Adams Apples - Don't take it out on this world

Pookie Hudson - This gets to me

Matt Lucas - You better go go

Cindy Scott - I love you baby

Unashamedy un-purist. ranting_1.gif

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QUOTE(chalky @ Dec 17 2004, 06:01 PM)

Intros -Stop Look And Listen

OK, if this is an oldie, this has to be my favourite oldie.. one of my favourite songs ever (can't find a copy though )

I know where there's one, in fact it's right next to me. Not for sale though.

How about Lenis Guess - Just Ask Me , never gets played

Gaye

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How about Lenis Guess - Just Ask Me , never gets played

Nice one coralkid. First thing I ever bought. *Wipes away tear*

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Right now, mine is...

I CAN'T ESCAPE FROM YOU-RITCHIE ADAMS

Killer track. I've been playing this one in the car at least a few times every day lately. Such a tight production, I think. Gets me in the mood to dance every time. I can only imagine hearing this fill the room at Wigan. Must have been great for all of you...

Got a nice northern soul DVD "The Magic Touch" from Andy Holroyd of Notts that has Carl (Mr. "Soul Time" himself) doing some nice dance moves to that song. I met Carl at the LA Weekender and my dancing skills immediately improved having him around, along with his encouragement.

Great guy that I'm sure many of you know, along with Andy Holroyd.

KTF

Jas

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Flip the Chilites, Pretty Girl is just so much better IMO...used to spin that side in the 80's.

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Yes I know, infact I played that at Rhyl back in march when i spun a few in the lounge......excellent track. ranting_1.gif

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QUOTE(chalky @ Dec 17 2004, 06:01 PM)

How about Lenis Guess - Just Ask Me , never gets played

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It does by me at Clowne!

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How about Lenis Guess - Just Ask Me , never gets played

It does by me at Clowne!

Reminds me of a conversation I had with someone about Volcanoes - Laws of Love. They said it never got played. I was fed up of hearing it. That's probably because it's our mate's favourite and he asks for it nearly every time he goes out.

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Something that changes all the time is my favourite oldie, so as a piece of fun and NOT an invitation for an argument, I give you mine.

Frankie and Johnny......I`ll hold you.

What`s your currrent favourite?

Please no abuse or point scoring just an honest answer.

( If it`s Night Owl etc don`t be ashamed to admit it )

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Something that changes all the time is my favourite oldie, so as a piece of fun and NOT an invitation for an argument, I give you mine.

Frankie and Johnny......I`ll hold you.

What`s your currrent favourite?

Please no abuse or point scoring just an honest answer.

( If it`s Night Owl etc don`t be ashamed to admit it )

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biggrin.gif what about these two

natural four-thought that you were mine

charades-key to my happiness

magnetics-i have a girl

Jay traynor-up and over

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thumbsup.gif what about these two

natural four-thought that you were mine

charades-key to my happiness

magnetics-i have a girl

Jay traynor-up and over

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should have said these four but you just get carried away :thumbsup:

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just imagine hearing all the past oldies for the first time being played as newes following on from the current sounds now . awesome!!!!!!!!

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How about;

Laine Hill-Time Marches On

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Love this...also Ron Holden, Freddie Chavez, Johnny Caswell....the list could be endless. As the thread starter said, oldies that you love just change all the time :yes:

Winnie:-)

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Intros  -Stop Look And Listen

I know where there's one, in fact it's right next to me. Not for sale though.

Gaye

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Oh so cruel.... :yes:wink.gif

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I never get tired of hearing:

Lillie Bryant (Mentioned on here before), blush.gif:P

and Carl Douglas - Serving a sentence of life. wink.gif:P

Honourable mention to

Wanted in 3 states :yes:

BUT fave record under anycircumstances what-so-ever.

Rufus Lumley - Stronger than me. :):):):)

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Just add my fave 10 sounds at the moment:-

Strange change Herb Ward

This gets to me Pookie Hudson

Crying over you Duke Browner

Call me tomorrow Major Harris

Dust my broom Ike and Tina Turner

If its all the same to you Luther Ingram

Cause your Mine Vibrations

You don't love me any more Johnny Caswell

A lil lovin sometimes Alexander Patton

Slippin Around Art Freeman

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Something that changes all the time is my favourite oldie, so as a piece of fun and NOT an invitation for an argument, I give you mine.

Frankie and Johnny......I`ll hold you.

What`s your currrent favourite?

Please no abuse or point scoring just an honest answer.

( If it`s Night Owl etc don`t be ashamed to admit it )

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It has to be - Fine young Girl - Ernie Andrews

Remember Steve McWilliam from Blackpool having acopy that was burnt and made an awful noise as it went round .

"Eyes so pretty and a dog gone pity that theres only one of her and she happens to be mine- Let me tell you shes Fine, Fine - Fine"

Got my copy from Nancy who was in Sacramento at the time- She sent it to me as a present as I had split with the wife after 10 years of marriage but the record actually reminds me of Beverly Griffiths who was my girlfriend back in the 70s. :yes:

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