There is an ongoing joke running between me and the drive time team about my “ever growing fan club” and while it is nice to have more and more new names to add to the “Soulful Roll Call”, listening loyally every week, over the last couple of days it has been another type of fan that has been prominent in my life !!
I seriously struggle to cope when temperatures head past 20 degrees, so as my thermometer read 34 on Friday I was in desperate straights. Luckily I don’t have an awful lot to occupy me these days, so was able to push anything that I might have been dabbling in to one side, switch on the Big Electric Fan to at least setting two and just die quietly on the sofa ! I also have a smaller one upstairs for when I need to spend any length of time there, but I can at least sleep pretty well in heat (it doesn’t take much physical effort!) so “Fan Junior” doesn’t see much activity.
Today I have disciplined myself well to grit my teeth and get your much anticipated soul show ready for this Monday at 7pm, despite all the heat and discomfort, so I hope you will be able to tune in for two hours and enjoy the fruits of my labours. Just got to dot the i’s and cross the t’s … although I might have to turn my “Big Boy” up to level three soon !!
The Tunes – 3rd August
Jones Girls – You Can’t Have My Love
Moments – Jack In The Box
PrivatProjekt – Don’t Walk That Way (J-Ski Remix)
Tavares – Deeper In Love
Evelyn King – Take A Chance
Freddie Jackson – Nice n Slow
Isley Brothers – For The Love Of You
O’Jays – For The Love Of Money
Eddie Henderson – Say You Will
Light Of The World – Time
Dayton – Sound Of Music
Ozone – Our Hearts Will Always Shine
Stevie Wonder -I Love You Too Much
Sugarhill Gang – Rappers Delight
Drifters – Like Sister & Brother
Limmie & The Family Cooking – You Can Do Magic
First Choice – Smarty Pants
Executive Brass ft. Tony Lindsay – Live Every Moment
Lenny Williams – All We Need
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell – You’re All I Need To Get By
Glow feat Omar – Give Myself To You (Don E Remix)
Midnight Star – Headlines
Marcus Miller – JUJU
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The Old Gits Soul Show is on Gateway 97.8 in Basildon & East Thurrock and also around the world via www.gateway978.com from 7pm–9pm every Monday, also repeated on Saturday evening from 5pm–7pm, plus you can hear it again anytime you like via the “Listen Again” button on the Gateway website … search “Cool Soul” !