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Swing Into Summer

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Judging by the line-up of artists who will be helping to put the Swing into Summer each day this week, there promises to be something for everyone-touching it light with pop, ballads, folk music, and jazz. Nothing 'way-out' and music that's essentially easy to listen to will be provided by such contrasting stars as The Rockin' Berries, The King Brothers, Dave Berry, Kenny Lynch, Kenny Ball's Jazzmen, and other Swing into Summer artists.
This week's compere is Simon Dee, formerly a programme director and disc-jockey with Radio Caroline. His style is friendly and relaxed to suit the leisurely mood. Now, strictly land-Iubbing, and for the first time introducing 'live' artists as well as 'a spinful of discs,' he invites you to enjoy those swinging summer sounds each day in the Light.
Simon Dee introduces The Rockin' Berries, The King Brothers, Dave Berry and the Cruisers, Kenny Ball's Jazzmen, Kenny Lynch, Jackie Lee, The Karl Denver Trio, Russ Sainty and The Nu Notes, Alan Haven with Tony Crombie, The Fortunes, The Judd Proctor Quartet, Van Doren, The Tommy Sanderson Sound and a spinful of discs.

Contributors

Presenter: Simon Dee
Producer: Derek Mills
Producer: Doreen Davies






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