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David Bowie in concert from Tokyo - 1978 0

David Bowie – Live In Tokyo – 1978 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend.

David Bowie – in concert at The Budokan, Tokyo – December 12, 1978 – Broadcast by NHK-Japan – David Bowie in concert, recorded at The Budokan in Tokyo on December 12, 1978 by NHK. David Bowie embraced so many musical genres and styles during his life that you could pick...

Summer School 0

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...

Phil May of The Pretty Things 0

The Pretty Things – In Concert At Amsterdam Paradiso – 1969 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Tribute Edition -(Phil May – 1944-2020)

The Pretty Things – in concert at Amsterdam Paradiso – March 29, 1969 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The Pretty Things in concert tonight. Normally, I don’t run music by the same artists twice in a day. But with the passing of Phil May, the leader, founder and guiding...

Valujet 592 Black Box 0

May 14, 1996 – The Mystery Of Valujet Flight 592 – Harassment Charges In The Workplace – A Looming Trade War With China

May 14, 1996 – a day of endless waiting with little reward. The mystery of Valujet Flight 592, which plunged into the Everglades, turned up more questions than answers. The almost accidental recovery of the Black Box was the one positive sign. So far, virtually nothing remained of the jet;...

Swans - live in Amsterdam - 1988 0

Swans – Live In Amsterdam – 1988 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Swans – in concert at Amsterdam Paradiso – June 6, 1988 – VPRO, Hilversum – Swans in concert from Amsterdam tonight. Recorded live at the Paradiso on June 6, 1988 and preserved for posterity by Dutch Public broadcaster VPRO. Swans were formed in 1982 by singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Michael...

Paul Paray 0

Paul Paray Leads L’Orchestre Philharmonique De Radio France – 1964-1972 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Paul Paray with L’Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France – Retrospective Program #1 – 2014 – Radio France Musique- Paul Paray in concert with the Radio France Philharmonic in the first of a series of programs produced by France Musique in 2014 featuring the legendary conductor leading the orchestra during his...

Cocaine in the 90s 0

May 13, 1990 – “One Out Of Every One Hundred Americans Is A Weekly User Of Cocaine” – Gearing Up For The Deficit – Floods, Floods And More Floods

Become a Patron! May 13, 1990 – It was a Sunday that year and it was looking back at the events of the week. Topping it with the huge budget deficit that was facing Capitol Hill. Being bandied about was the infamous George W. Bush 1988 mantra “Read My Lips:...

Again Again - session for John Peel - 1979 0

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...