Oct 272017

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ep223Hinky Dinky Time on WFMU’s Give the Drummer Radio, episode 223: Friday, October 27, 2017 at 9:00 AM, Eastern Time.

Celebrating charted singles released in 1978
(the penultimate installment in this series of broadcasts)

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Artist Title Album (label) (year) (source)
Your DJ welcomes you…
Uncle Michael Hinky Dinky Time Open  
Parliament Aqua Boogie (A Psychoalphadiscobetabioaquadoloop) single (b/w (You’re A Fish And I’m A) Water Sign) (Casablanca) (November, 1978)
Sweet Love Is Like Oxygen single (b/w Cover Girl) (Capitol) (February, 1978)
The Rolling Stones Miss You single (b/w Far Away Eyes) (Rollong Stone) (May 10, 1978)
The Who Who Are You single (b/w Had Enough) (MCA) (August 5, 1978)
Love And Kisses Thank God It’s Friday single (b/w You’re The Most Precious Thing In My Life) (Casablanca) (March, 1978)
Music behind DJ: Dejan’s Olympia Brass Band Mardi Gras In New Orleans single (b/w Mardi Gras In New Orleans) (n/a) (1978)
City Boy single (b/w Bad For Business) (Mercury) (July, 1978)
Chic Dance Dance Dance Yowsah Yowsah Yowsah single (b/w Sao Paulo) (Atlantic) (September 30, 1978)
Walter Egan Magnet And Steel single (b/w Tunnel O’ Love) (Columbia) (March, 1978)
Steely Dan Deacon Blues single (b/w Home At Last) (ABC) (March, 1978)
George Jones Bartender’s Blues single (b/w Rest In Peace) (Epic) (January, 1978)
Music behind DJ: Giorgio Moroder (Theme From) Midnight Express (Instrumental) single (b/w Love’s Theme) (Casablanca) (October, 1978)
Don Gibson Starting All Over Again single (b/w I’d Rather Die Young) (ABC Hickory) (February, 1978)
Dolly Parton Heartbreaker single (b/w Sure Thing) (RCA) (July, 1978)
The Cars My Best Friend’s Girl single (b/w Don’t Cha Stop) (Elektra) (October 10, 1978)
Funkadelic One Nation Under A Groove – Part I single (b/w One Nation Under A Groove – Part II) (Warner Bros.) (July, 1978)
Joe Walsh Life’s Been Good single (b/w Theme From Boat Weirdos) (Asylum) (May, 1978)
Music behind DJ: El Coco Cocomotion single (b/w Love To The World) (Pye International) (january, 1978)
Don Williams Tulsa Time single (b/w When I’m With You) (ABC) (November, 1978)
Ramones Do You Wanna Dance single (b/w Babysitter) (Sire) (April, 1978)
Village People Y.M.C.A. single (b/w The Women) (Casablanca) (October, 1978)
Heatwave The Groove Line single (b/w Happiness Togetherness) (Epic) (March, 1978)
Boney M Rivers Of Babylon single (b/w Brown Girl In The Ring) (Sire) (may, 1978)
Kraftwerk The Robots single (b/w Neon Lights) (Capitol) (August, 1978)
Music behind DJ: Ray Barretto Stargazer single (b/w I Think About You) (Atlantic) (December, 1978)
Heart Straight On single (b/w Lighter Touch (Portrait) (August, 1978)
Patti Smith Group Because The Night single (b/w God Speed) (Arista) (March, 1978)
ABBA Take A Chance On Me single (b/w I’m A Marionette) (Atlantic) (April, 1978)
Nick Gilder Hot Child In The City single (b/w Backstreet Noise) (Chrysalis) (June, 1978)
Charlie Rich (With Janie Fricke) On My Knees single (b/w A Mellow Melody) (Epic) (September, 197)
Music behind DJ: Roy Clark Lazy River (Instr.) single (b-side to Must You Throw Dirt In My Face) (AMC) (January, 1978)
Plastic Bertrand Ca Plane Pour Moi (This Life’s For Me) single (b/w Pogo Pogo) (Sire) (April, 1978)
Talking Heads Psycho Killer single (b/w Psycho Killer (Acoustic)) (Sire) (January, 1978)
Eruption I Can’t Stand The Rain single (b/w Be Yourself) (Ariola American) (February 1978)
Todd Rundgren Can We Still Be Friends single (b/w Out Of Control) (Bearsville) (May, 1978)
10cc Dreadlock Holiday single (b/w Nothing Can Move Me) (Polydor) (September, 1978)
Chaka Khan I’m Every Woman single (b/w A Woman In A Man’s World) (Warner Bros./Tattoo) (September, 1978)
Music behind DJ: John Williams Theme From “Close Encounters Of The Third Kind” single (b/w Nocturnal Pursuit) (A&M) (February 10, 1978)
The Floaters Float On” (1978)
Hot Chocolate Every 1’s A Winner single (b/w Power Of Love) (Infinity) (November, 1978)
Electric Light Orchestra Sweet Talkin’ Woman single (b/w Fire On High) (Jet/United Artists) (February, 1978)
Bruce Springsteen Badlands single (b/w Streets Of Fire) (Columbia) (July, 1978)
Cheap Trick Surrender single (b/w Auf Wiedersehen) (Epic) (June, 1978)
Music behind DJ: Chuck Mangione Feels So Good single (b/w Maui-Waui) (A&M) (January, 1978)
Jeff Wayne’s War Of The Worlds Featuring Justin Hayward Forever Autumn single (b/w Jeff Wayne’s War Of The Worlds-The Fighting Machine) (Columbia) (July, 1978)
Emmylou Harris Two More Bottles Of Wine single (b/w I Ain’t Living Long Like This) (Warner Bros.) (March 7, 1978)
Wings I’ve Had Enough single (b/w Deliver Your Children) (Capitol) (June 12, 1978)
Prince I Wanna Be Your Lover single (b/w In Love) (Warner Bros.) (November 12, 1978)
Music behind DJ: Fleetwood Mac Albatross single (b/w Jigsaw Puzzle Blues) (Blue Horizon) (1968)
Your DJ bids you farewell…

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