Saturday Flight Classic Rock – 18th April 2015

This weekend on Saturday Flight Classic Rock:

Journey, Paul Carrack, Chris Rea, David Lee Roth, Charlie, Dire Straits, Y & T, Eric Clapton, Phil Collins, Kula Shaker, Survivor, Bad Company, Van Morrison, Supertramp, Mammoth, Santana, Westworld, Tinsley Ellis, Glen Frey, Player.

Plus tracks for the forthcoming new albums from King King and Dan Patlansky.

6 – 8pm on 101.8 FM Stereo with Paul Stellings

The Fox’s Den Fundraiser Fest

After a 2 year break, The Fox’s Den Show is holding a fundraising music festival on Saturday 18th April at The Woolpack Inn, 6 Fawcett Street, York, YO10 4AH. The event is to raise much-needed funds towards the running costs of Vixen 101. Entry is free, but donations will be appreciated. The event starts at 1pm and ends at midnight. Below is the list of musicians and the times they are playing.

13:00 Karlos Senór
13:45 Steel Threads
14:30 Doug Peters / Chris Barnes
15:15 Steve Kendra
16:00 Katie Spencer
16:45 Chris (The man in a hat) Martin
17:30 No Parking For Caravans
18:15 Dogfinger
19:00 Amber Warren
19:45 Carrie Martin
20:30 Tim Moon
21:15 Vinnie Whitehead
22:00 Ben Parcell
22:45 2 Headed Dog
23:30 Two Pack

Please come and support us as well as support local music.

Saturday Flight Classic Rock – 11th April 2015

This week on Saturday Flight Classic Rock:

The Strawbs, Yes, Wings, Gary Wright, Def Leppard, Moody Blues, Rolling Stones, Robin Trower, Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band, Nils Lofgren, T Rex, Broken English, Steve Winwood, Suzanne Vega, Alan Parsons Project, Christopher Rainbow, Robbie Robertson, Joe Satriani, Daryl Hall & John Oates, Strangeways, Toto, George Thoroughgood & The Destroyers.

6 – 8pm on 101.8 FM stereo with Paul Stellings

Newbald athlete – Ed Lisney training for his first marathon.

South Newbald athlete Edd Lisney is in training for his first marathon after a busy few weeks which have seen him win an award and hand over thousands to charity.
Edd is planning to tackle the Brighton marathon in April in aid of the learning disability charity, Linkage Community Trust.
The last time we spoke to Edd, he was training for a canoe feat with a group of friends along the Thames last August. It raised several thousand pounds for multiple sclerosis.
Tony Barker caught up with the Pocklington accountant during a rare rest day…..

East Riding Vicar – The Reverend Geoff Hollingsworth and the Three Peak Challenge

 An East Riding vicar is preparing to climb three Yorkshire peaks this Easter to help raise vital funds for his local churches, which include Shiptonthorpe and Londesborough.

The Reverend Geoff Hollingsworth, who leads the Pocklington Group of churches, says they need to find thousands of pounds every year to reduce a deficit in parish finances.

Reverend Hollingsworth has been talking to Tony Barker about his forthcoming challenge….

Toto special – Saturday 21st March 2015

The second hour of this week’s Saturday Flight Classic Rock (7 – 8pm) is given over to a documentary on the Los Angeles band Toto, with band members David Paich, Steve Lukather and Joseph Williams.

Their new album, “Toto XIV” is out later in March.

Sad news that Bass player, Mike Porcaro died on 15th March 2015.

Also on the programme:

Sad Cafe, Joe Bonamassa, Earth & Fire, Barclay James Harvest, Thin Lizzy, Magnum, Moody Blues, Def Leppard, Chris De Burgh, Nilsson, Iron Maiden, Lou Reed, Redbone.

6 – 8pm on 101.8 FM Stereo with Paul Stellings

Saturday Flight Classic Rock – 14th March 2015

This week on Saturday Flight Classic Rock:

Quireboys, Led Zeppelin, Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band, Patti Smith Group, Rick Derringer, Simple Minds, Steely Dan, Paul Dean, Gentle Giant, Mitch Laddie, The Band, Live, Alice Cooper, Bon Jovi, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Little Angels, Van Morrison, Fleetwood Mac, Rush, Robert Plant, Lynryd Skynyrd.

Plus the new single from Toto and a track from the debut album from The Revolution Saints.

6 – 8pm on 101.8 FM stereo with Paul Stellings

Saturday Flight Classic Rock – 7th March 2015

This week on Saturday Flight Classic Rock:

Al Stewart, AC/DC, Ringo Starr, Boston, ZZ Top, Don Henley, Mammoth, Crosby Stills Nash & Young, The Blue Nile, Focus, Christopher Cross, Mr Mister, Bruce Springsteen, Eric Clapton, Genesis, Neil Young, America, Little River Band, Melvin Taylor & The Slack Band, Tyketto, Heart. Plus the current single from Joe Bonamassa.

6 – 8pm on 101.8 FM Stereo with Paul Stellings

Apologies for being unable to list the artists for the programme on 28th February 2015. They were:

Saxon, Graham Parker, Deep Purple, Carly Simon, Pink Floyd, Talk Talk, Westworld, U2, Mahalia Barnes Featuring Joe Bonamassa, Toto (new single), 10 Years After, Russ Ballard, Nils Lofgren, Manfred Mann’s Earthband, Ronnie James Dio, Richie Sambora, Strangeways, Toploader, Ironhorse, Joe Walsh, Big Country. Robin Trower (track from the new album).

Saturday Flight Classic Rock – 21st February 2015

This weekend on Saturday Flight Classic Rock, you can hear:

George Thoroughgood & The Destroyers, The Who, Aerosmith, Killing Joke, Magazine, Alannah Myles, Judie Tzuke, Alan Parsons Project, Tangerine Dream, Ram Jam, Cream, Van Halen, Johnny Marr, The Band, David Bowie, Free, Goo Goo Dolls, The Strand, Diesel, Electric Light Orchestra, Allman Brothers Band.

Plus the new single from Joe Bonamassa, and a track from the debut album from The Revolution Saints.

6 – 8pm on 101.8FM Stereo with Paul Stellings