Light and Dark…Songs For An Eclipse!


On my show, The Friday Night Jukebox broadcast on Friday 20th March 2015, we were celebrating in song the UK Eclipse that took place that day!

Below is a list of the amazing record number of suggestions that came into the show based on the theme…..

Total Eclipse Of The Heart, Bonnie Tyler (5 requests)

Beware Of The Darkness, George Harrison

Trick Of The Light, Mike Oldfield

Moon Shadow, Cat Stevens (3 requests)

Dancing In The Dark,Bruce Springsteen (3 requests)

Whole Of The Moon, Waterboys (3 requests)

Darkness At The Edge Of Town,Bruce Springsteen (2 requests)

Dark Side Of The Moon,Pink Floyd (2 requests)

The Sun Ain’t Gonna Shine Anymore, Walker Brothers (2 requests)

Shadows And Light,Joni Mitchell

Sunny Side Of The Street, Pogues

Sun Always Shines On TV, Aha

Anything by ELO!

Montage Daydream

Moon River,Many Versions!

Here Comes The Sun ,Beatles (2 requests)

You Stole The Sun From My Heart, Manic Street Preachers

Total Eclipse, Iron Maiden

Blue Moon, Elvis Presley

Killing Moon, Echo and the Buneymen

Blinded by the Light , Manfred Mann’s Earthband (3 requests)

Shot in the Dark,Ozzy Osbourne

Walking on the Moon, Police

Walking on a Dream of the Sun, Empress

Ain’t No Sunshine, Bill Withers (2 requests)

Ebony and Ivory, Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder

Shining Light.Annie Lennox

There’s a Light that never goes out, Smiths

He’s my Sunny Boy, Supremes,

You are the Sunshine of my life, Stevie Wonder

Sun and Moon, Miss Saigon

Good Day Sunshine, Beatles

In the evening when the Sun Goes down, Charles Brown

The Sun is here, Sun

Don’t let the Sun Go Down on Me, Elton John (2 requests)

Black Hole Sun, Sound Garden (2 requests)

Paint It Black, Rolling Stones

Under The Sun Moon and Stars, Jimmy Cliffs

Starman, David Bowie

Fade To Grey, Visage

Dancing In The Moonlight, Thin Lizzy (2 requests)

Back in Black, AC/DC

Black Is Black ,Los Bravos

A light in the Dark,Rainbow,

Bad Moon Rising, Creedence Clearwater Revival (2 requests)

To the Moon and Back , Saverage Garden

Fly Me to the Moon, Frank Sinatra

Space Oddity, David Bowie

Black Sun,Deaths for Cutie

Towards the Sun,Rihanna

Sun Goes down,Robin Schulz

Eclipse, Hardwell

I saw the Light, Todd Rundgen

Black Maria, Todd Rundgren

Lights, Ellie Holding

Red Light Spells Danger, Billy Ocean

Light my Fire, Doors

Lighter Shade of Pale, Pocul Harem

Dancing in the Moonlight, Toploader

Bright Lights Big City, Sonny James

After Dark, Cozy Powell

Daylight and Darkness, Smokey Robinson

Sunglasses After Dark, Kenny Rogers

Turn Out The Light and Love me tonight, Don Williams

Two ships that passed in the Night, Michael Johnston

We kiss in a Shadow, Sammy Davies JR

By the Dark of Night,John Guerin

When the Lights go down, Eddie Noack.

Thanks everyone!

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