George Hughes (Liverpool) says...
Always will remember eating my tea and hearing Me and Baby brother -War for the first time . Thanks
4th October 2017 12:18pm
Roy Litchfiels (Walsall) says...
Used to ride home from work with David on my bike radio. Introduced me to Ann Peebles. Great show
30th August 2017 7:42pm
Jester Groove (Harrow) says...
A disciple of his Thursday evening shows on Radio London.. The breaking news of Donny Hathaway's death (RIP) will stay with me forever. Loved the Latin interlude(s) and his show introduced me to Quasar's Funk N Roll ( Dancin' In The Funkshine ) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J4Y4xZ3jr34 Do any of you remember the Soul Top 100 that Dave instigated and listeners had to write in/vote for ..#100 being The Floaters Float On and #1 being Marvin's What's Going On ..fill in the ... Read More
14th January 2017 8:32pm
Paul Marks (Orpington) says...
DaveThankyou very Much. yes it has been sluding me for the past 40 years or So.
Very Grateful for the information
6th July 2016 1:42am
Dave williams (Port Talbot) says...
I have great memories of daves radio 1 Saturday show. As far as I remember he used "Put it were you want it" by the
Crusaders, then changed to "Big Chief"
By Professor Longhair until the show was axed sotime early 75Hope this mas help
12th June 2016 11:25pm
Les Dale (Runcorn) says...
I don't recall the theme unless you are referring to the track he used as bed music with congas, cowbells & other percussion. (That's one I would like info on myself!!)Snippets I do recall are that he used the middle section of "Those Lonely Lonely Nights" by Dr John as a blues link & "Samba de Sausalito" by Santana as bed music. The intro to Roy Head's "Treat Her Right" was used as an R'n'B link while the jingle "Meanwhile, back in ... Read More
25th April 2016 11:16pm
Paul Marks (Orpington) says...
Hi I have been after for a long time the theme to the David Simmons Saturday Soul Show. I have heard clips of the piece on TV. It has been eluding me ever since the programme was on air so about 40 years.
I would be grateful if someone could please assist me with the Title/ArtistThankyou
25th March 2016 11:35pm
FRASER DUNN (GLASGOW) says...
Has anyone got tapes of the DAVE SIMMONS show from the early 70s. Please get in touch as I would like copies of anything you have of this show, thanks
21st January 2016 11:56pm
Adam Kijowski (Richmond) says...
I so remember The evening show which was probably on Thursday evening called Soul 77/78.
I also remember fixing my scooter to a soul show on Saturday afternoons in about 1972
6th October 2015 4:10pm
tim rance (london) says...
David Simmons had a phone in on Radio London in the 70s which I used to listen to as a school boy and he played a jazz track in the intro (featuring a piano, drums, bass) on every show. Does anyone know what the tune/artist was? I remember really liking it, perhaps even more than the phone-in. I wrote into him and he sent it to me in very bad quality on a cassette which I lost many years ago but I'd love to rediscover it. firstname.lastname@example.org
26th June 2015 10:35am
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