My name is Dave Marley.
When it comes to music, it literally rules my life. I have been DJing since the early ’80s, but it wasn’t until the mid 90’s that I became interested in radio presenting. I love and respect all types of good music, right from as far back as the classic ’50s through to the indie-pop ’90s. Unfortunately, I didn’t really enjoy much of what music had to offer after the ’90s ended.
I grew up listening to the radio as a young lad and started collecting vinyl at the mere age of 5 years old in the early ’70s. I would save my pocket money up to buy records as often as possible, and even now, 50 years on, I still collect music and I’m running out of space to put my vinyl collection
I was always a massive fan of the original “Pick of the Pop” presented by the late Alan “Fluff” Freeman back in the day, and I always wanted to take a stab at doing my own take on a vintage chart countdown radio show. So here it is.. I will be doing just that right here on this station, with my show “The Classic Chart Rundown”. I’ll be bringing you a random Top 20 Chart countdown from anywhere between 1957 to 1989. It’s a real nostalgia trip every time and if you’re like me, a true lover of music, it won’t take you long to fall in love with the show and all the personal memories it holds for every individual.
I hope you can join me from time to time.
If you would like to catch up with me on Facebook, come and join “The Classic Chart Rundown” group.
If you enjoy listening to my show, feel free to buy me a coffee White, no sugar 🙂