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  • Guys And Dolls 3

    Hi Listeners, This is our third program on ‘Guys And Dolls’. Again we feature a variety of male and female names. The program starts with Bobby Sherman’s bright ‘Julie Do You Love Me’ and finishes […]

  • Guys And Dolls 2

    Hi Listeners, Welcome to the second of our trilogy of programs with the theme ‘Guys And Dolls’. This week begins with an interpretation of the old standard ‘(Won’t You Come Home) Bill Bailey’ by Afro […]

  • Guys And Dolls 1

    Hi Listeners, This week we begin a trilogy of programs presenting the most common theme in pop music – names. We’ve selected the binary term ‘Guys And Dolls’ as it fits the era of music […]

  • Cheatin’ Hearts

    Hi Listeners, Sometimes songwriters and singers love to indulge in dramatic and emotion-filled themes. The figure of the cheating partner and the bereaved victim are a rich material for many pop songs. This proliferation is […]

  • Forever Never And Ever

    Hi Listeners, Three words that figure prominently in song titles: Forever, Never And Ever. The romantic ideal that love can last forever is captured in many pop song lyrics. Rod Stewart’s ‘Forever Young’ depicts the […]

  • Re-Badging

    Hi Listeners This week’s program is celebrating new versions or covers of original songs. I think, in general, the original version of a song is usually superior to a cover. However, there are some cases […]

  • Featured Artists 8: Sherbet and Helen Shapiro

    Hi Listeners, This week we are presenting No 8 in our series of programs featuring two artists. Super seventies Aussie group Sherbet will join popular sixties English singer, Helen Shapiro featuring their biggest and best […]

  • No Program This Week

    Hi Listeners Due to Joy’s broadcast of Sydney’s Mardi Gras this weekend there will be no ‘Yesterday Once More’ on Sunday. However, we will return on Sunday March 12

  • Kisses

    Hi Listeners, Osculation….pashing…smooching. What is it about the act of kissing? Obviously there are different types of kissing – betwwen a parent and a child or among friends. But, overwhelmingly in the pop music world […]

  • Hide And Seek

    Hi Listeners, We all have secrets and at times we are all searching for something or someone. Combining those two ideas into one program we come up with the theme of ‘Hide And Seek’. Several […]