Tagged: BBC Radio 1

Fuzztones

The Fuzztones – In Session 1985 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Fuzztones – in session for John Peel – May 26, 1985 – BBC Radio 1 – Ending up the weekend with The Fuzztones and their only session for John Peel, recorded on May 26, 1985 and broadcast on June 6th. The Fuzztones came along at a time when the...

The Wasps

The Wasps – In Session 1978 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Wasps – in Session for John Peel – Feb. 13, 1978 – BBC Radio 1 – The Wasps tonight. Their first session for John Peel, recorded on February 13, 1978 and aired about a week later. Considered by many to be a Punk Band ahead of their time, they...

The Levellers

The Levellers – In Session 1991 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Levellers – In Session – BBC – November 1991 – BBC Radio 1 – Early 90s Folk-Punk/English Folk/Alternative band The Levellers tonight. Recorded in session at the BBC (and not for John Peel) in November of 1991. The Levellers got their name from a 17th Century Radical group during...

Smashing Pumpkins

Smashing Pumpkins – Live At Manchester Academy 1993 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Smashing Pumpkins in concert tonight – recorded at the Manshester Academy in 1993 for BBC Radio 1‘s In Concert Series. Following their mainstream breakout of 1992, Smashing Pumpkins were on a roll. With their second album, Siamese Dream debuting at number 10 on the Billboard charts and selling well over...

Tindersticks (photo: Remi Boisau)

Tindersticks – In Concert 1997 – Past Daily Soundbooth

  Tindersticks – live at Shepherd’s Bush Empire, London – 1997 – BBC Radio 1 – Tindersticks to end up the week. An excursion of soulful introspection against a backdrop of looming melancholy. Certainly one of the more vocally atmospheric bands which emerged from the 1990s, Tindersticks were unique at...

Ian Dury

Ian Dury And The Blockheads – In Concert 1979 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Ian Dury and The Blockheads in concert – recorded at The Hammersmith Odeon by the venerable BBC Radio 1 for their In Concert series in 1979. When he hit international prominence with the 1977 anthem, Sex & Drugs & Rock’n Roll, Dury had already been around for some time. Previously...