Tagged: Arts and Entertainment

U2 – In Session – 1980 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – U2 – Live In Session at The BBC – 1980 – BBC 6 Music Something familiar tonight, but early. U2 in 1980 as they were hitting the charts with I Will Follow (and the rest is history). It’s interesting to consider...

Blossom Toes – In Session 1968 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Blossom Toes – In Session at Bouton Rouge – February 10, 1968 We have that small, dedicated, somewhat loopy society of individuals known as The Record Collectors to thank for rescuing what has been, up to now, one of the most...

The Joy Formidable – Live At Lowlands 2013 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – The Joy Formidable – Live At Lowlands 2013 – recorded August 16, 2013 – by 3voor12/VPRO Another festival starting up this weekend. This one, the Lowlands Festival in The Netherlands started on Friday and goes until Sunday. One of the opening...

Marvin Gaye – Live At Montreux 1980 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Marvin Gaye Live at Montreux – July 17, 1980 Doing some classic concerts this weekend, starting off with the legendary Marvin Gaye in concert at the Montreux Jazz Festival on July 17, 1980 via Swiss Radio. There really isn’t much to add...

Blur – In Session 1990-1995 – Nights At The Roundtable

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Blur – In Session at The BBC – Simon Mayo Program BBC 2 – 1990-1995 I thought I would take a break from Festival Season tonight and run something familiar . . .more or less. Blur were (and sill are) one of...

Ray Charles – Live In Paris – 1961 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend Extra

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Ray Charles, live at Palais des Sport, Paris – October 22, 1961 – Radio France Since I’m a firm believer that you can’t really have too much of a good thing, as a sort of encore to the 1997 Montreux performance, I...

Motorhead – Live At The Paris Theater – 1979 – Nights At The Roundtable: Mini-Concert (Get Well Lemmy) Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Motorhead – Live at The Paris Theater – May 16, 1979 – BBC Radio 1 In Concert With the news earlier this month of the abrupt cancellation of Motorhead‘s Summer tour, owing to complications from heart surgery on the group’s founder and...

East Of Eden – Live In Germany – 1971 – Nights At The Roundtable

Click on the link here for Audio Player: East Of Eden – Live in Germany – Studio Session German TV – 1971 East of Eden were one of those misunderstood bands almost from the get-go. Heavily influenced by Jazz and Progressive, their hit single was strangely characterized as Folk. The...

Texas – Live at The Olympia 2013 – Nights At The Roundtable: Mini-Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Texas in Private Concert at The Olympia, Paris – June 19, 2013 Over to Paris tonight for a mini-concert by Scottish Proto-Country/Indie band Texas, lead by the charismatic Sharleen Spiteri on vocals. Texas have gone through various hiatus periods during their almost-20...

Temples – Live At Best Kept Secret 2013 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition.

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Temples: Live at Best Kept Secret Festival 2013 More from the Best Kept Secret Festival from last week. Rapidly become no best secret at all, this festival has been attracting a lot of attention and promises to be yet another in...