231 Ed’s Review of the Year

Edison Rex’s annual review of our new content over the past 12 months, with a selection of his favourites from the shows.  A good selection this year, and a very entertaining show with more than a hint of Blues.


Title Artists Album Year
Bedside Manners Are Extra Greenslade Bedside Manners Are Extra 1973
A Little More Love Olivia Newton-John Totally Hot 1978
Spirits in the Night Manfred Mann’s Earth Band Nightingales and Bombers 1975
You’re So Vain Carly Simon No Secrets 1972
Yes, I’m Country Robert Glasper Double Booked 2009
California Dreamin’ The Mamas & The Papas If You Can Believe Your Eyes and Ears 1966

Main show

Creep Radiohead Pablo Honey 1993
Rasputin The Eleventh House Larry Coryell & the Eleventh House At Montreux 1978
Cannon Ball Weather Report Black Market 1976
Come Sail Away Styx The Grand Illusion 1977
Animal Farm Greenslade Time & Tide 1975
Giant Steps John Coltrane Giant Steps 1959
Back off Boogaloo Ringo Starr Blast from Your Past 1976
What Child Is This/dyngyldai Bela Fleck And The Flecktones Jingle All The Way 2008
A Whiter Shade Of Pale Procul Harum Procol Harum 1967
Blinded by the Light Manfred Mann’s Earth Band The Roaring Silence 1976
Big Yellow Taxi (2007) Joni Mitchell Shine 2007
Hear Me Calling Ten Years After Stonedhenge 1969
Respect Aretha Franklin I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You 1967
Garota De Ipanema Eliane Elias Blue Note Plays Bossa Nova 2008
The Feeling Begins Peter Gabriel Passion 1989
Riley B. King Robben Ford Truth 2007
If You Could Read My Mind Gordon Lightfoot If You Could Read My Mind 1970
Long Tall Sally The Beatles Past Masters 2009
No Stranger (Chapter VIII) Saga The Chapters Live [Disc 1] 2005
Tala Rasa Ranga Ravi Shankar Look Into The Flower 1964
Monday, Monday The Mamas & The Papas If You Can Believe Your Eyes and Ears 1966
Can’t Get Enough Bad Company Bad Company 1974
Black Magic Woman, Gypsy Queen Santana Abraxas (1998 30th Anniv. Expanded Ed.) 1970


Mr Roboto Styx Kilroy Was Here 1983
Act Naturally The Beatles Help! 1965
Dream Weaver Gary Wright The Dream Weaver 1976
The Tango King Bruce Hornsby Hot House 1995
Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald Gordon Lightfoot Summertime Dream 1976
On The Loose Saga Spin It Again! Live In Munich [Disc 2] 2013