After all the festive celebrations, tonight it was time to chillout and relax. Our music mix tonight had more than a hint of the Christmas season about it. Added to this were some other laid back tracks. Feature albums were from Lady Antebellum, Pentatonix and Elvis Presley. We heard from a number of listeners, including the Edwards family listening in Kentucky.
Shakatak – Christmas song
Beach Boys – Breakaway – for Jonty, not with us tonight and Richard acting as his deputy.
Elvis Presley – Blue Christmas
Laurie Green – Sally free and easy – from his album obtainable from Lauriegreen.org and all profits going to charity.
Lady Antebellum – The first Noel
ECHO – No pain, no gain – from the new album Soul Proprietor
Joe Stilgoe – Rainbow connection
Peter White – What child is this?
Lisa Harman – Missing me under the mistletoe
Emerson, Lake and Palmer – Footprints in the snow
Kenny Rogers – Kentucky home made Christmas – requested by Phyl for the Edwards family, listening in Kentucky.
Katie Melua – Little swallow
Diana Krall – Christmas time is here
Pentatonix – Mary did you know? Christmas is here
The Temptations – My girl – for John, feeling the cold in Essex.
ECHO – You are the universe
Petula Clark – Downtown – for Richard, taking him back to his youth
Imagine Dragons – On top of the world – requested by the Edwards family
Shakatak – O little town of Bethlehem
Elvis Presley – Wonderful world of Christmas
Ella Fitzgerald – What are you doing New Year’s eve?
Dave Koz – What are you doing New Year’s Eve
Twelve days of an Australian Christmas – for our Australian listeners who check out the recording
Jamie Cullum – Let it snow.
Join me next Friday, 8-10 p.m. for our first show of 2018.