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ep227Hinky Dinky Time on WFMU’s Give the Drummer Radio, episode 227: Friday, December 1, 2017 at 9:00 AM, Eastern Time.

One last time…
Uncle Michael celebrates chart singles from the 1970s.
We rap up the series with 1979.

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Artist Title Album (label) (year) (source)
Your DJ welcomes you…
Hinky Dinky Time Open  
Donna Summer On The Radio single (b/w There Will Always Be A You) (Casablanca) (December, 1979)
Al Stewart Song On The Radio single (b/w A Man For All Seasons) (Arista) (January, 1979)
Edwin Starr H.A.P.P.Y. Radio single (b/w My Friend) (20th Century-Fox) (May, 1979)
The Sports Who Listens To The Radio single (b/w Hit Single) (Arista) (October, 1979)
The Buggles Video Killed The Radio Star single (b/w Kid Dynamo) (Island) (October, 1979)
Music behind DJ: 
Emerson, Lake & Palmer
Peter Gunn single (b/w Tiger In A Spotlight) (Atlantic) (1979)
Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers Don’t Do Me Like That single (b/w Casa Dega) (Backstreet/MCA) (November, 1979)
Flash And The Pan Hey St. Peter single (b/w Walking In The Rain) (Epic) (June, 1979)
Ian Gomm Hold On single (b/w Another Year) (Stiff/Epic) (August, 1979)
The Records Starry Eyes single (b/w Paint Her Face) (Virgin) (August, 1979)
Bram Tchaikovsky Girl Of My Dreams single (b/w Sarah Smiles) (Polydor) (June, 1979)
Music behind DJ: 
Earth Wind & Fire
Boogie Wonderland (Instrumental) single (b-side to Boogie Wonderland) (ARC) (1979)
Robert Palmer Bad Case Of Loving You (Doctor, Doctor) single (b/w Love Can Run Faster) (Island) (July, 1979)
The Knack Good Girls Don’t single (b/w Frustrated) (Capitol) (August, 1979)
Sniff ‘n’ The Tears Driver’s Seat single (b/w Slide Away) (Atlantic) (July, 1979)
John Stewart Lost Her In The Sun single (b/w Heart Of The Dream) (Columbia) (November, 1979)
Buck Owens Play It Together Again Again single (b/w He Don’t Deserve You Anymore) (Warner Bros.) (April 18.1979)
Marty Robbins All Around Cowboy single (b/w The Dreamer) (Columbia) (May 24, 1979)
Music behind DJ: 
Liquid Gold
Dance Yourself Dizzy (Instrumental) single (b-side to Dance Yourself Dizzy (Vocal)) (Parachute) (1979)
Nigel Olsson Little Bit Of Soap single (b/w Thinking Of You) (Bang) (March, 1979)
The Who Long Live Rock single (b/w My Wife) (MCA) (June, 1979)
Billy Thorpe Children Of The Sun single (b/w Wrapped In The Chains Of Your Love) (Capricorn) (April, 1979)
Molly Hatchet Flirtin’ With Disaster single (b/w Gunsmoke) (Epic) (December, 1979)
Music behind DJ: 
Kiss Me Again (Version) single (b-side to Kiss Me Again) (Sire) (1979)
Billie Jo Spears I Will Survive single (b/w Rainy Days And Stormy Nights) (United Artists) (April, 1979)
Tanya Tucker Not Fade Away single (b/w Texas (When I Die)) (MCA) (December, 1979)
The Rockets Oh Well single (b/w Love Me Once Again) (RSO) (June, 1979)
The Inmates Dirty Water single (b/w I Can’t Sleep) (Polydor) (October, 1979)
Flying Lizards Money single (b/w Money B) (Virgin) (December, 1979)
Tim Curry I Do The Rock single (b/w Hide This Face) (A&M) (August, 1979)
Music behind DJ: 
Frank Mills
Music Box Dancer single (b/w The Poet And I (Instrumental)) (Polydor) (1979)
The Cars Good Times Roll single (b/w All Mixed Up) (Elektra) (February 20, 1979)
Blondie One Way Or Another single (b/w Just Go Away) (Chrysalis) (May, 1979)
M Pop Muzik single (b/w M Factor) (Sire) (July, 1979)
Dave Edmunds Girls Talk single (b/w The Creature From The Black Lagoon) (Swan Song) (September, 1979)
Nick Lowe Cruel To Be Kind single (b/w Endless Grey Ribbon) (Columbia) (June, 1979)
Moon Martin No Chance single (b/w Gun Shy) (Capitol) (October, 1979)
Music behind DJ: 
Marvin Gaye
Ego Tripping Out (Instrumental) single (b-side to Ego Tripping Out) (Tamla) (1979)
Cheap Trick I Want You To Want Me (Live) single (b/w Clock Strikes Ten) (Epic) (March, 1979)
AC/DC Highway To Hell single (b/w Night Prowler) (Atlantic) (August, 1979)
Smokey Robinson Cruisin’ single (b/w Ever Had A Dream) (Tamla) (August 10, 1979)
The Fatback Band King Tim III (Personality Jock) single (b/w You’re My Candy Sweet) (Spring) (August, 1979)
The Sugarhill Gang Rapper’s Delight – Short Version single (b/w Rapper’s Delight – Long Version) (Sugarhill) (September, 1979)
Music behind DJ: 
Herb Alpert
Rise single (b/w Aranjuez (Mon Amour)) (A&M) (1979)
Kate Bush The Man With The Child In His Eyes single (b/w Moving) (EMI America) (October, 1979)
Electric Light Orchestra Don’t Bring Me Down single (b/w Dreaming Of 4000) (Jet) (July, 1979)
Sylvester You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real) single (b/w Grateful) (Fantasy) (October, 1979)
Kermit The Frog (Jim Henson) Rainbow Connection single (b/w I Hope That Somethin’ Better Comes Along) (Atlantic) (August, 1979)
Music behind DJ: 
Fleetwood Mac
Albatross single (b/w Jigsaw Puzzle Blues) (Blue Horizon) (1968)
Your DJ bids you farewell…

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