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Otis Redding

Otis Redding – Live In Stockholm 1967 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Legends this weekend. The immortal Otis Redding, in concert from Stockholm and recorded by the venerable Sveriges Radio in 1967. It’s been said, and rightly so, that Otis Redding was one of the greatest singers in the history of American Popular Music, and was one of the seminal figures in...

Curtis Mayfield

Curtis Mayfield – Live In London 1990 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Curtis Mayfield – live At Town & Country, London – 1990 – BBC Radio 1 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Change of pace for Sunday night – a taste of Soul by way of the legendary Curtis Mayfield. The man who gave us a flood of hits with his...

April 15, 1985

April 15, 1985 – In Praise Of Gizmos

  April 15, 1985 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Busy day in space, April 15, 1985. The Shuttle Discovery crew was up early, readying for a battery of tests and an attempt to rescue a wayward satellite, spinning out of control. Hopes were pinned...

Earth Wind And Fire – Live 1973 – RIP: Maurice White (1941-2016)  – Past Daily Soundbooth

Earth Wind And Fire – Live 1973 – RIP: Maurice White (1941-2016) – Past Daily Soundbooth

Earth, Wind and Fire – live on Soul!- WNET – January 10, 1973 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Earth, Wind and Fire – celebrating the legacy of founder Maurice White, who passed away today at the age of 74, following a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease. When Earth, Wind...

Paolo Nutini – Live At Baloise Session 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

Paolo Nutini – Live At Baloise Session 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

– Paolo Nutini – Live At Baloise Session 2015 – November 5, 2015 – Baloise Festival – Something about Scotland and Soul. . . first we had The Average White Band, a group of hard-core Soul messengers from the Highlands in the 1970s. And now we have Soul practitioner Paolo...

James Brown – Live At The Hollywood Bowl 1966 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

James Brown – Live At The Hollywood Bowl 1966 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

– The James Brown Revue – Live At The Hollywood Bowl – September 16, 1966 – Part 1 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – – The James Brown Revue – Live At The Hollywood Bowl – September 16, 1966 – Part 2 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – I ran...

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...

Peaches & Herb In Session For Soul! 1969 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Peaches & Herb In Session For Soul! 1969 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

– Peaches & Herb – In Session for Soul! – WNDT, New York – January 16, 1969 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Sharing the bill with Ruby & The Romantics (who I ran last night), Peaches & Herb were another act who were up-and-coming at the time of this...

Ruby & The Romantics – In Session For Soul! – 1969 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Ruby & The Romantics – In Session For Soul! – 1969 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

– Ruby & The Romantics – Live on Soul! – NET/WNDT – January 16, 1969 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Another performance from the milestone series Soul! via NET (PBS before it was PBS). Tonight it’s a rare session from Ruby & The Romantics, broadcast on January 16, 1969....

Sabina Ddumba – In Session At Sveriges Radio – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders/Session Edition

Sabina Ddumba – In Session At Sveriges Radio – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders/Session Edition

– Sabina Ddumba – In Session for Sveriges Radio P3 – May 28, 2015 – Svergies Radio P3, Stockholm – New sounds from Sweden tonight. Sabina Ddumba is a singer from Fiskätra, Sweden. She’s already making a name for herself around Europe, in addition to singing backup with Katy Perry...