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Retirement Pary, 16th July 2010

Played a retirement party at the weekend, It was a god opportunity to dig out a bunch of northern soul and motown tunes.

Here's what got played:

8pm
frankie avalon - venus
troggs - wild thing
bobby darin - beyond the sea
queen - killer queen
desmond dekker - israelites
ike and tina turner - river deep mountain high
johnny cash - ring of fire

pp arnold - everything's gonna be alright
martha reeves and the vandellas - jimmy mack
the miracles - you've really got a hold on me
R dean taylor - theres a ghost in my house
dobie gray - out on the floor
tami lynn - i'm gonna run away from you
tony clarke - landslide
chuck wood - seven days too long
the beatles - tomorrow never knows
the shangri-las - out in the streets
wynder k frog - jumping jack flash
the beach boys - good vibrations
dick dale and the del-tones - misirlou
marvin gaye - heard it through the grapevine
etta james - at last
the meters - live wire
the supremes - you can't hurry love

(band)

9.45pm
johnny nash - i can see clearly now
sam and dave - soul man
stevie wonder - superstition
the jackson 5 - ABC
dolly parton - 9 to 5
the supremes - you keep me hangin' on
jackie wilson - (your love keeps lifting me) Higher and higher
simon and garfunkel - mrs robinson
the monkees - daydream believer
rocky horror picture show - the time warp
kenny loggins - footloose
deneice williams - let's hear it for the boy
the buggles - video killed the radio star
take that ft lulu - relight my fire
madonnna - into the froove
chesney hawkes - the one and only
hanson - mmmbop!
amy winehouse - rehab
dee lite - groove is in the heart
beyonce - single ladies
starship - we built this city
journey - don't stop believin'
queen - don't stop me now
marvin gaye and kim weston - it takes two
wilson pickett - mustang sally

(band)

the beatles - twist and shout
elvis presley - burning love
chuck berry - johnny b goode
herb alpert - this guy's in love with you