Daily Archive: July 19, 2014

The Mothers Of Invention – Beat Club, Bremen – 1968 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Frank Zappa and The Mothers Of Invention – In Session For Beat Club – October 6, 1968 Another rarity this weekend. Tonight it’s Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention in session for the German TV show Beat Club, recorded on...

The Moon: ‘Is This Trip Necessary?’ – Apollo 11 – 1969 – Past Daily Weekend Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Radio – Second Sunday – The Moon: Is This Trip Necessary – Feb.9, 1969 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Become a Patron! Fifty years ago this week, the historic first steps on the Moon took place. July 20, 1969 and...

A Few Words From Percy Mayfield – 1969 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

There are probably not that many people around now who are familiar with the name Percy Mayfield. But the name Percy Mayfield is synonymous with Blues and early Rock n’ Roll. From the late 1940s through the 1950s Percy Mayfield is one of the essential figures in the history of...

Elton John – In Concert At Fillmore West – 1970 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Elton John – In Concert from Fillmore West – Nov. 12, 1970 Something historic this week. Elton John before things got massive. His first U.S. tour, supporting The Kinks. Not a household name yet – no hits. Starting pretty much at...

Killing Joke In Session – 1981 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Killing Joke – John Peel Session – April 27, 1981 – BBC Radio 1 Heading briefly back to the 80s tonight for a session from Killing Joke, recorded for the John Peel Program at BBC Radio 1 on April 27, 1981....