Vocal Groups

Ike & Tina Turner Live In Paris 1971 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Ike & Tina Turner Live In Paris 1971 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Ike & Tina Turner – Live At L’Olympia, Paris – January 30, 1971 – RTL Ike & Tina Turner, live at the legendary Olympia in Paris from January 30, 1971. They always said James Brown was the hardest working man in show business – but the hardest working Woman in...

Jackie & Roy – Live At Art Park 1979 – Past Daily Downbeat

Jackie & Roy – Live At Art Park 1979 – Past Daily Downbeat

– Jackie & Roy – live at Art Park Festival – September 1979 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Jackie & Roy this week, from a concert recorded by NPR for their Jazz Alive series, at the Art Park Festival in Boston in September 1979. Long considered Jazz’ First Couple,...

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...

Man – Live At Reading Festival 1983  – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Man – Live At Reading Festival 1983 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

– Man – live at Reading Festival 1983 – BBC Radio 1 In Concert – BBC 6 Music rebroadcast – Not all that well known in the U.S., and initially more popular in Germany than even their native UK (the band are Welsh, by the way), Man were one of...

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...

Burying A Pope – Reviving A Red Scare – October 13, 1958

Burying A Pope – Reviving A Red Scare – October 13, 1958

– MBS – Fulton Lewis Jr. And The News -October 13, 1958 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – News for this October 13th in 1958 had much to do with the goings-on at The Vatican. The death of Pope Pius XII and the mourning, as well as the first televised...

The Manhattans – In Session 1968 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

The Manhattans – In Session 1968 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

– The Manhattans – In Session for Soul! – NET-Public Television – October 31, 1968 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Another installment of rare Soul performed live tonight. This time it’s The Manhattans; a group known more in the later 70s than the 60’s, but still a powerhouse of...

The Delfonics – In Session 1972 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

The Delfonics – In Session 1972 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

    – The Delfonics – in session for Soul! with Nikki Giovanni – NET-TV – April 21, 1972 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Something different this weekend – a rare appearance from the pre-PBS NET series Soul! hosted by Poet/Author Nikki Giovanni and featuring The Delfonics in a...

4 By Ike & Tina Turner 1963 – Weekend Soundbooth: Vinyl Edition

4 By Ike & Tina Turner 1963 – Weekend Soundbooth: Vinyl Edition

– 4 By Ike & Tina Turner – From the lp Don’t Play Me Cheap – Sue Records LP-2005 – Diving through vinyl this weekend. Coming up with early Ike & Tina Turner. During their stint with Sue Records, from the 1963 album Don’t Play Me Cheap – 4 tracks...

Gruppo Sportivo – Live At Paris Theatre 1978 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Gruppo Sportivo – Live At Paris Theatre 1978 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

– Gruppo Sportivo – Live at Paris Theatre – 1978 – BBC In Concert Series – BBC Radio 1 – Gruppo Sportivo have been around since 1976. A Dutch Pop Band, who’ve had a few hits early-on in the U.S. in the late 70s. They were characterized as a sort...