Monthly Archives: January 2014

January 24th – First canned beer goes on sale – “Got my beer in the sideboard here”

In 1935 the first canned #beer went on sale.  Here are  #ChasAndDave with “The Sideboard Song” which contains the lyric above.  Cheers! #singing;#feelgood The Sideboard Song Mother phoned up last night, she was going spare, she was in a temper

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January 23rd – First frisbees produced – “Five little men in a flying saucer”

In 1957, the first #frisbee was produced.  Here is a related #kids song to celebrate a kids #toy #singing;#feelgood Five little men in a flying saucer Five little men in a flying saucer Flew round the world one day They

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January 22nd – Telly Savalas dies – “Kojak” theme tune

In 1994, #Telly Savalas died.  Hum along to the theme of his greatest TV show #Kojak #singing;#feelgood Kojak Theme Who loves ya baby! Do you love this song?  Hate this song?  Think you have a better idea for a tune? 

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January 21st – Concorde flies for the first time – “Above the clouds”

In 1976, #Concord flew for the first time. Here are #ELO with a lesser known track, because I’ve already used “Don’t stop me know” by Queen (which contains the word #Supersonic #singing;#feelgood Above the clouds I came along to see

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January 20th – Foreigner – “I want to know what love is”

In 1985, #Foreigner had their only UK No.1 with “I want to know what love is” #singing;#feelgood I want to know what love is I gotta take a little time A little time to think things over I better read

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January 19th – First ever air raid on Britain – “Pack up your troubles”

In 1915 the first ever air raid took place over London.  Here is a song from #WW1, which we’ll use at #SingsationalNottingham in May #singing;#feelgood Pack up your troubles in your old kit bag Pack up your troubles in your

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January 18th – Captain Cooke discovers Hawaii – “Hawaiian Roller coaster Ride”

In 1778, Captain James #Cooke discovered #Hawaii.  Here is a song from the #cartoon #LiloAndStitch #singing;#feelgood Hawaiian Roller coaster Ride Aloha e aloha e ‘Ano ‘ai ke aloha e Aloha ae aloha e A nu ay ki aloha e There’s

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