British Invasion

November 1965

It’s November 1965. You’re a Teenager – You’re in L.A. And The Real Don Steele Explains It All To You – Past Daily Weekend Pop Chronicles

KHJ – The Real Don Steele Show + Bobby Mitchell – November 1965 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Third week of November, 1965 – the year was almost over and things were changing faster than ever. The Beatles were household names and The Rolling Stones were freely copied by...

Downliners Sect

Downliners Sect – In Session 1977 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Downliners Sect – John Peel Session – Sept. 27, 1977 – BBC Radio 1 – It’s highly likely that the name Downliners Sect isn’t going to ring many bells with American audiences. Around during the first British Invasion of the early 1960s, Downliners Sect were a band a lot of...

Eric Burdon

Eric Burdon & The Animals – BBC Session 1965 – Past Daily Soundbooth – Birthday Edition

Eric Burdon & The Animals – BBC Sessions – April-July 1965 – BBC Radio 1 – The inimitable Eric Burdon in session tonight. Two of several he recorded for the BBC between 1964 and 1968. And in case you didn’t know, has a birthday today (May 11, 1941). Seventy-five big...

Pressure

Past Daily’s Spring Fundraiser Needs Your Help . . .Really.

No elegant way to put this – we’ve fallen behind in our goal for this Spring Fundraiser and we need your help. Unless we get some serious turnout for contributions in the next few days, we’re going to have to cut back the amount of posts we do each day and...

August 1966 – You Live In Boss Angeles – You’re In High School – Tina Delgado Is Alive . . .ALIVE!

August 1966 – You Live In Boss Angeles – You’re In High School – Tina Delgado Is Alive . . .ALIVE!

August 1966 – KHJ – The Gary Mack Show – The Real Don Steele Show – August 10, 1966 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – August 1966 – if you were a teenager, and you lived in L.A. you either had the summer off or you went to Summer School....

It’s Early 1967 – You Live In L.A. – You’re 16 – This Is What You Were Listening To – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

It’s Early 1967 – You Live In L.A. – You’re 16 – This Is What You Were Listening To – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

      – KRLA-KFWB-KHJ-KBLA- recorded between February and May, 1967 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Long before the days of downloading, streaming and ripping, if you wanted to listen to a new song over and over, the only way you could do that was hook up your tape-recorder...

4 By The Baronets – The Vee-Jay Sessions 1965 – Past Daily Weekend Soundbooth: Lost Album Edition

4 By The Baronets – The Vee-Jay Sessions 1965 – Past Daily Weekend Soundbooth: Lost Album Edition

  – 4 by The Baronets – from the Unissued Vee-Jay album – Recorded March 13, 1965 – The well-known and very popular Quebec vocal group Les Baronets (featuring future Celine Dion husband Renè Angèlil) were looking to expand their horizons. It was 1965 and the group had already gotten...

The Merseybeats – Live At The 1964 NME Poll Winners Concert  – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

The Merseybeats – Live At The 1964 NME Poll Winners Concert – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

– The Merseybeats – Live At The 1964 NME Poll Winners Concert – April 26, 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Ending up a week of 60s with a concert featuring (among many others) The Merseybeats, who were among the Poll Winners being celebrated by New Musical Express in...

Pop Goes The Beatles 1963 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Pop Goes The Beatles 1963 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

– Pop Goes The Beatles – August 6, 1963 – BBC Transcription Service – I have rarely run Beatles material on Past Daily. No good reason – other than, the subject is covered so thoroughly by so many other sites, that I don’t think I can add anything that hasn’t...

The Rolling Stones In Session 1965 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

The Rolling Stones In Session 1965 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

– The Rolling Stones – In session At The BBC – August 20, 1965 – BBC Radio 1 – From a documentary about Rock at the BBC in the 60s comes this session from the Rolling Stones. The last one they would record, on August 20, 1965. It featured their...