Tagged: 70’s

Women and Wretched Excess 0

October 2, 1976 – Pressing Flesh, Earl Butz And Women’s Little Drug And Alcohol Problem

Patrons get freebies – like this news broadcast: Become a Patron! For the week ending on October 2nd in 1976, it was a busy flurry of news. Starting with the adjournment of the 94th Congress and assessments, blame and praise handed out to anyone willing to analyze. President Ford was...

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Penetration – In Session 1979 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Penetration – In session for John Peel – July 5, 1978 – BBC Radio 1 – Penetration – one of the early, first-wave of Punk Bands from the formative days of 1976. Fronted by Pauline Murray, Penetration were one of the first hundred bands to play the now-legendary Roxy Club...

The Police – Live At CW Post College – 1979 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition 0

The Police – Live At CW Post College – 1979 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – The Police – Live At CW Post College, Greenvale N.Y. – October 20, 1979 – WLIR-FM Tonight’s concert comes by way of a request from a reader for some pre-Synchronicity Police. As luck would have it, this...

Nixon – The Next Four Years – January 8, 1973 0

Nixon – The Next Four Years – January 8, 1973

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS – Correspondents Report – The Next Four Years – January 8. 1973 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection On this January 8th in 1973, we were contemplating what the next four years of a Nixon Administration was...

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December 31, 1979 – Scrambled World And Richard Rodgers: The Passing Of An Icon

Become a Patron! As 1979 came to a close, the world was once again facing The Big Question Mark. The Soviets were setting up shop in Afghanistan, the United Nations was condemning the action with China leading the way. The Soviets were turning a deaf ear. The American Hostages in...

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Be Bop Deluxe – In Concert At Oxford – 1978 – Nights At The Roundtable: Mini-Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Be Bop Deluxe – live at Oxford – BBC Radio 1 Rock Goes To College – 1978 – BBC Be Bop Deluxe were a band the critics loved but the audience apparently only liked. Together in two short bursts – once...

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Argent In Concert – 1973 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

  Click on the link here for Audio Player: 1973-01-06 BBC In Concert (Argent)   Heading into the early 1970s this weekend for a concert recorded live at The BBC’s Paris Theater in London on January 6, 1973, featuring the legendary Argent.   One of the more popular bands, who were...

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Slade – Live At The 1980 Reading Festival – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Slade – Live at Reading Festival 1980   Had it not been for the phone call asking if they would be last minute replacements for an ailing Ozzie Osborne, Slade may very well have packed it up by the end of 1980....

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Lene Lovich, Wreckless Eric, Rachel Sweet In Concert -1979 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend.

Click on the link here for Audio player: 1979-01-13 BBC In Concert (Lene Lovich, Wreckless Eric, Rachel Sweet) A 70’s triple bill this week, via BBC Radio 1‘s In Concert series from January 13, 1979. Lene Lovich, Wreckless Eric and Rachel Sweet share the bill in one of the more...

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October 2, 1976 – Pressing Flesh, Backtracking And Earl Butz.

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News for week ending October 2, 1976 For the week ending on October 2nd in 1976, it was a busy flurry of news. Starting with the adjounrnment of the 94th Congress and assessments, blame and praise handed out to anyone willing to...