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Sounds of the 60s with Tony Blackburn

07/03/2015

Duration: 1 hour, 55 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 2Latest broadcast: on BBC Radio 2

Brian's spinning a highly collectable Decca single by British band, The Birds - not to be confused with the American band, The Byrds. Their cover of Motown offering, 'Leaving Here', was just one of around a dozen singles that failed to make a huge impact on the charts throughout the sixties.

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