1979

XTC - In concert - 1979

XTC – Live At The Rainbow – 1979 – Past Daily Soundbooth

XTC – In Concert at The Rainbow – London – September 17, 1979 – BBC In Concert Series – BBC Radio 1 – XTC in concert this Sunday night/Monday morning. Recorded live at The Rainbow in London on September 17, 1979 for BBC Radio 1’s In Concert series. XTC formed...

Summer School

It’s Summer 1979 – You’re A Teenager – You’re In Los Angeles – You’re Knee-Deep In The Blahs.

August 1979 – KROQ – Dusty Street – Mike Raphone – Mike Devich Collection – “You got the heavy sales-pitch; Summer School is great – Summer School means you graduate early – Summer School is a snap – Summer School is better than doing nothing. And besides, all your friends...

Again Again - session for John Peel - 1979

Again Again – In Session -1979 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Again Again – in session for John Peel – Broadcast January 24, 1979 – BBC Radio 1 – If you can, great – if you can’t, we understand: Become a Patron! Again Again in session – their first and only session for John Peel – recorded on December 20, 1978...

1979

You Live In L.A. – It’s 1979 – It’s Almost 1980 – You Haven’t Wrapped Your Head Around 1970 Yet.

Become a Patron! The older you get, the faster time goes by – there’s clinical proof someplace. You remember a time when a week felt like a month and a month felt like a century. You remember New Year’s Eve 1969 and you remember exactly where you were when it...

Joe Jackson - live at the Whiskey - 1979

Joe Jackson – Live At The Whisky – 1979 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Joe Jackson – live at The Whisky A-go-go – May 12, 1979 – KWST-FM – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Chipping in means a lot, but you know that: Become a Patron! Joe Jackson in concert from the Whisky in Hollywood tonight – recorded on May 12, 1979 and broadcast...

Coney Island - escaping the city - Photo: Peter Bennett

It’s August 1979 – The Dead Of Summer In New York City – 90 degrees – 90% Humidity – It’s A WOR Weekend.

WOR-Weekend – August 25, 1979 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Become a Patron! Here we are – in what seems like entering our third year of Stay-At-Home – yet it’s been a little over three weeks. With all the time in the world to think, to catch up, to...

John Burroughs High - Burbank

It’s February 1979 – You’re A Teenager – You Live In L.A. – It’s KROQ – All Of A Sudden, Life Makes Sense.

KROQ – Brent Kalen – 2:55 pm – 3:55 pm – February 28 1979 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Would you be up for helping us preserve all this stuff, for like a buck a month? Become a Patron! Could have been something as simple as Valentine’s Day; the...

Looking for the Heart of Saturday Night

It’s Summer 1979 – You’re A Teenager – You’re In L.A. – Tomorrow You Won’t Remember A Thing. Past Daily Weekend Pop Chronicles

KMET – Cynthia Fox – August 13, 1979 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – A little goes a very long way: Become a Patron! The weekend. Same in 1979 as just about any year. Heading on a crash-course to the heart of Saturday Night. It’s out there, and you’re determined...

Here Come The 80s

It’s December 1979 – You Live In Los Angeles – You Haven’t Been A Teenager Since The 60’s – The Prospect Of The 80s Makes Your Blood Run Cold.

KMPC – Geoff Edwards Show – December 7, 1979 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Not to bug you, but . . .Become a Patron! December 1979 – You still haven’t gotten over 1969 – but here you are, ten years later and you have another decade to get used...

999 - Live at Old Waldorf - San Francisco - 1979

999 Live At Old Waldorf – 1979 – Past Daily Soundbooth

999 Live at Old Waldorf, San Francisco – April 4, 1979 – KALX-FM, UC Berkeley – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Your subscriptions and support are working wonders: Become a Patron! 999 Live at Old Waldorf in San Francisco – recorded and broadcast live on KALX-FM, the campus radio station...