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The Daryl Easlea Spectacular - 16/4/2019

The Daryl Easlea Spectacular - 16/4/2019

April 16, 2019

Episode 170: Ft. Scarlett Taylor

Tonight, we are delighted to be joined in session by Scarlett Taylor, the 14-year-old singer-songwriter who has just been accepted into the Brit School.

Scarlett Taylor - Something New
The Chemical Brothers (Riton Mix) - Got To Keep On
Mark Ronson - Late Night Feelings
I Don’t Know How But They Found Me - Do It All The Time
Young Blud - I Love You Will You Marry Me
Panic At The Disco - There’s A Good Reason These Tables Are Numbered Honey, You Just Haven’t Figured It Yet.
Beck - Saw Lightning
Giuda - Overdrive
Scarlett Taylor - Something New
Scarlett Taylor - Choke
Spike Milligan - Postman’s Knock
Unknown Tea and Crazy Cousinz - Throwback
Alien presents ZX Plektrum - Lie Detector
Sensational Alex Harvey Band - Crazy Horses
Homer Banks - Sixty Minutes Of Your Time
Sly And The Family Stone - My Brain (Zigzag)
Lottie Golden - Sock It To Me Baby/Its Your Thing
W H Lung - Simpatico People
Simple Minds - Pleasantly Disturbed
The Brobecks - Bike Ride
Scarlett Taylor - Better Without You
Scarlett Taylor - Toxic
Tom Jones - It’s Not Unusual
Underworld - This Must Be Drum Street

The Daryl Easlea Spectacular

The Daryl Easlea Spectacular

April 4, 2019

The Daryl Easlea Spectacular tonight! Our annual unveiling of the highlights of the 11th Southend Film Festival with Festival Director Paul Cotgrove.

David Shire - The Taking Of Pelham 123
The Ibibio Sound Machine - I Need You To Be Sweet Like Sugar
The Beat - Doors Of Your Heart
Johnny Burnett And The Rock And Roll Trio - Honey Hush
Kenny Parchman - Treat Me Right
Mac Curtis - Half Hearted Love
Claude Fontaine - Cry For Another
The Pioneers - Long Shot Kick De Bucket
The Maytals - Monkey Man
The Upsetters - The Return Of Jango
Frank Sidebottom - Hit The North
Anthony Newley - Goldfinger
Marvin Gaye - You’re The Man (Parts 1 and 2)
Homer Banks - Sixty Minutes Of Your time
Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell - Satisfied Feelin’
Marvin Gaye - One More Heartache
The Cinematic Orchestra - A Promise
Allaine Bellaiche - Sea Fluorescent
These New Puritans - Where The Trees Are On Fire
Burna Boy - Dangote
Scott Walker - The World’s Strongest Man
Scott Walker - The Old Man’s Back Again

The Daryl Easlea Spectacular - 5/3/2019

The Daryl Easlea Spectacular - 5/3/2019

March 5, 2019

Episode 168: Peter Mark Keith’s Marmalade Record Store

The Monkees - For Pete’s Sake
The Monkees - Long Title: Do I Have To do This All Over Again
Prodigy - Firestarter
Talk Talk - April 5th
Talk Talk - I Believe In You
Mark Hollis - The Colour Of Spring
Labelle - Lady Marmalade
Lizzo - Juice
David Bowie - Come And Buy My Toys
The Fall - Senior Twilight Stock Replacer
Jesse Ware - Adore You
Alien - Shattered
Homer Banks - Sixty Minutes Of Your Time
David Essex - So Called Loving
Zoot Money - The Uncle Willie
Fela Kuti and Roy Ayers - Centre Of The World
Soft Machine - Fire Engine Passing With Bells Clanging
Soft Machine - Fourteen Hour Dream
Lonnie Liston Smith - Space Princess
Solange - Down With The Clique

The Daryl Easlea Spectacular with guest Gary Crowley - 19/2/19

The Daryl Easlea Spectacular with guest Gary Crowley - 19/2/19

February 19, 2019

Episode 168 - Finding the Lost 80's

Gary Crowley is Daryl’s guest in the studio tonight Tuesday 19 at 8 as we dig deep into his Lost 80s comp. here’s a question for you: what is your lost 80s classic?

The Style Council - A Solid Bond In Your Heart
The Specials - B.L.M.
Haircut 100 - Kingsize (You’re My Little Steam Whistle)
Nick Heyward - Club Boy At Sea
Haircut 100 - Milk Film
Gang Of Four - I Love A Man In A Uniform
23 Skidoo - Coup
Bow Wow Wow - Micky Put It Down
John Handy - Hard Work
Alien - 1-2-3 Go!
Homer Banks - 60 Minutes Of Your Love
Paul Haig - Running Away
Sunset Gun - Be Thankful For What You’ve Got
Fela Kuti - Sorrow Tears And Blood
Fashion - Street Player (Mechanik)
Depeche Mode - Shake The Disease
The Children of 7 - Solidarity
Wham! - A Ray Of Sunshine
Spandau Ballet - Confused

The Daryl Easlea Spectacular - 5/2/2018

The Daryl Easlea Spectacular - 5/2/2018

February 5, 2019

Episode 167: Love Is A Cloud As Soft As A Doubt

Cupid’s arrow about to fire early here on the Spectacular, where we play some fabulous love songs, and examine with some great superficiality, matters of the heart.

International Teachers Of Pop - Another Brick In A Wall (Remoaner Mix)
The Specials - Black Skinned Blue Eyed Boys
The B52s - Give Me Back My Man
The B52s - Roam
The B52s - Love Shack
Rustin Man - Vanishing Heart
Billie Eilish - Bury A Friend
Max Richter - Love Songs
Paul McCartney and Wings - Love In Song
Simple Minds - Love Song
Nouvelle Vague - This Is Not A Love Song
Syd Barrett - Love Song
Alien - M104 Acid
Homer Banks - Sixty Minutes Of Your Love
The Jackson 5 - Love Song
Donny Hathaway - A Love Song
Jonathan Wilson - Angel
Caravan - Love Song With Flute
The Specials ft Safiyyah Khan - 10 Commandments
Rustin Man ft Snowboy - Our Tomorrows
Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band - Happy Love Song
Nile Rodgers - My Love Song For You
ABC - Valentines Day

The Daryl Easlea Spectacular - 22/1/2019

The Daryl Easlea Spectacular - 22/1/2019

January 22, 2019

Episode 166 - Fortified 45's

Properly random all-vinyl show tonight on Ship Full Of Bombs. Clumps of non-alphabetical singles taken from filing. Nothing on 33.

B52s - Planet Claire
Henry Jerome - Uptight (Everything’s Alright)
Isley Brothers- Bless Your Heart
Roland Thyssen - Riff For Peggy
Morrissey - Back On The Chain Gang
The Redskins - Bring It Down (This Insane Thing)
The Famous Potatoes - I Like Chicken Pie
Kevin Coyne - Walk On By
The Go-Gos - Our Lips Are Sealed
Hot Chip - Boy From School (Maida Vale Version) 
Big Audio Dynamite - Rush
Alien - Downhill Skier
Isley Brothers - Who’s That Lady
The Isley Brothers - Stagger Lee
Wilson Pickett - Toe Hold
Larry Grayson - Shut That Door
Weather Report - Birdland
Lalo Schfrin - A Weeping Willow Shade
King Crimson - Cat Food
Lenny Zakatek - Do It Right
Climax Blues Band - Couldn’t Get It Right
Stretch - Why Did You Do It
Hamilton Bohannon - Bohannan’s Beat
The Stone Roses - Love Spreads
Engineers - Forgiveness
Todd Rundgren - Hello It’s Me

The Daryl Easlea Spectacular - 8/1/2019

The Daryl Easlea Spectacular - 8/1/2019

January 8, 2019

Episode 165: Elvis and David’s Birthday Party

Conducta, Coco, J’Danna - Steezing
Amy Douglas - Never Saw It Coming ( Crooked Man Remix Edit)
David Bowie - D.J.
David Bowie - Repetition
David Bowie - African Night Flight
The Manor - I’m On That
Lizzo - Juice
Leo C - Turtles
Elvis Presley - Got A Feeling In My Body
Elvis Presley - Walk A Mile In My Shoes
Elvis Presley - Crawfish
Elvis Presley - That’s Alright Mama
Alien - Alien FM 1.0.0
The Goodies - Bonecrusher (Remix2)
Homer Banks - 60 Minutes Of Your Love
Blue Mink - Eyeballs
Kate Bush - Running Up That Hill
Matthieu Faubourg - Please, Stay
Annie Lennox - Little Bird
Goldfrapp - Physical
Fort Knox Five - Keep It Poppin’
Wings - When The Wind Is Blowing

The Daryl Easlea Spectacular - 12/12/18

The Daryl Easlea Spectacular - 12/12/18

December 12, 2018

Episode 165: 18 Golden Greats

A beautiful show to close the year tonight, with Mr E looking back at his favourite pop songs of 2018.

Matt Berry - Blankety Blank
Confidence Man - Santa’s Coming Down The Chimney
Ty Segal - Every 1’s A Winner
Kacey Musgrave - High Horse
Mark Ronson - Nothing Breaks Like A Heart
Dolly Parton - Jolene
Amy Douglas - Never Saw It Coming
F/gurehead - High/Low Tide
Janelle Monae - Crazy Classic Life
Aztec Camera - Walk Out To Winter
Alien - Playfair 2
Homer Banks - Sixty Minutes Of Your Time
Timmy Thomas - Why Can’t We Live Together (Live)
Amor - Full Fathom Future
Jonathan Wilson - Rare Birds
Andrea Benini - Pink Twirl
Anti Up - Pizza
Lizzo - Boyz
Chaka Khan - Like Sugar
The Special - Vote For Me
Nile Rodgers and Chic - State Of Mine (It’s about Time)
Childish Gambino - Feels Like Summer

The Daryl Easlea Spectacular - 27/11/2018

The Daryl Easlea Spectacular - 27/11/2018

November 27, 2018

The Daryl Easlea Spectacular

Episode 163 : Nick’s Knack 8pm 27/11/18


A wonderful show tonight - our penultimate before Santa’s chimney activity - a two hour celebration of Spectacular stalwart ‘Old’ Nick as he hits 65, playing some great songs that have soundtracked his life; expect the Who, the Beatles, Young Fathers and Underworld plus many more. Sion and Sue are in full effect and we are delighted to introduce our new regular feature, Alien Be-In, where the esteemed electronic artist is challenged to come up with a commercial classic every fortnight. Plus, four more out-takes from the White Album and fabulous newies from Amy Douglas, Jacob Collier and Joe Jackson. 


Jacob Coller - With Love In My Heart

Amy Douglas - Never Saw It Coming

The Beatles - Let It Be (white album outtake)

The Beatles - Mean Mr Mustard ( Esher Demo)

The Beatles - Polythene Pam (Esher demo)

The Beatles - Child Of Nature (Esher demo)

Joe Jackson - Fabulously Absolute

The Beatles - Anytime At all

The Who - Baba O’Reilly

David Bowie - Suffragette City

Hempolics - Me Love To Sing

Young Fathers - In My View

Alien - OOY

Homer Banks - 60 Minutes Of Your Love

Gloria Jones - Tainted Love

Underworld - Rez/Cowgirl

Pink Floyd - One Of These Days

Energy 52 - Cafe Del Mar

Chemical Brothers - Galvanize

Talking Heads - Road To Nowhere (early version)

Mott The Hoople - All the Young Dudes









The Daryl Easlea Spectacular - 13/11/2018 It’ll Be All White On The Night // 50 Years of the White Album

The Daryl Easlea Spectacular - 13/11/2018 It’ll Be All White On The Night // 50 Years of the White Album

November 13, 2018

Daryl celebrates the 50th anniversary of The Beatles (White Album)  by playing the album in its entirety in various versions

Back In The USSR - Chubby Checker
Dear Prudence (2018 Remastered) - The Beatles
Glass Onion - Arif Mardin
Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da ((2018 Remastered) - The Beatles
Wild Honey Pie (2018) - The Beatles
The Contining Story Of Bungalow Bill Take 2) - The Beatles
While My Guitar Gently Weeps (2018 Remastered) - The Beatles
Happiness Is A Warm Gun (2018 Remastered) - The Beatles
Martha My Dear - Slade
I'm So Tired (2018 Remastered) - The Beatles
Blackbird - Billy Preston
Piggies (Instrumental Version Take 12) - The Beatles
Rocky Raccoon - Lena Horne
Don't Pass Me By (Take 7) - The Beatles
Why Don't We Do It In The Road - Lowell Fulsome
I Will (2018 Remastered) - The Beatles
Julia (Two Rehearsals) - The Beatles
Birthday (2018 Remastered) - The Beatles
Yer Blues (Esher Demo) - The Beatles
Mother Nature's Son (2018 Remastered) - The Beatles
Everybody's Got Something To Hide Except Me And My Monkey - Fats Domino
Sexy Sadie (2018 Remastered) - The Beatles
Helter Skelter (Outtake) - The Beatles
Long, Long, Long (Take 44) - The Beatles
Revulution 1 (Take 2) - The Beatles
Savoy Truffle - Ella Fitzgerald
Cry Baby Cry (Outtake) - The Beatles
Can You Take Me Back (Take 1) - The Beatles
Revolution 9 (2018 Remastered)- The Beatles
Good Night (Take 10) - The Beatles