Welcome to another exciting episode of Season 3 –
This time a special show just before the end of 2007.
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Yes, we’ve managed to squeeze in one more show b4 the end of 2007 !
This one is a 70s and 80s Disco special to help you welcome in the new year.
Charles Earland – The late Jazz composer, organist, and saxophonist stunned the Jazz-Funk dance floors with this fast moving calorie burner from the late seventies.
Players Association – With a title track of the Players Association’s 1979 album, also pop hit , we believe on both sides of the atlantic. The Players Association was a group of varying lineups of Jazz musicians, led by Chris Hills. Read more on
Slave – A Funk band from Ohio that started in the 70s.
Spot the deliberate mistake by the Professor! Due to licensing restrictions we cannot list the track name but the Doc announced the right one!
Patrice Rushen – Haven’t you heard
Hi Tension – Hi Tension – This pioneering British funk group came from North London.
Light of the World – You may remember hearing time as the last track on the previous new years special.
Heatwave – The album ‘Too Hot To Handle’ was a smash hit in the UK in January 77 (nearly 31 years ago!) and a hit in the US later that year.
Chic – Formed back in ’76 and still touring this hit is from the debut album Chic. The album also featured the classic, ‘Everybody Dance’
Barry White – A Grammy Award winning American record producer, songwriter and singer responsible for the creation of numerous hit soul and disco songs. He released numerous gold and platinum albums, as well as numerous gold singles and platinum singles. This track, was released back in 1975 and reached #8 in the US and #5 in the UK charts.
Well that is it for this episode.
Thanks for lending us your ears and we will see you in the new year.
Best wishes to all for a gr8 2008.
Love The Doctor and Professor.