Tagged: Audio Player

The French National Orchestra With Roger Desormiere Play Music Of Ibert – 1951 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Sadly, the French conductor Roger Desormiere didn’t fully transition over to the era of the lp record before having his career cut short by a debilitating stroke. He was one of the most widely respected conductors in France, going from the late 1930s all the way to his forced retirement...

XTC In Concert – 1981 – Nights At The Roundtable

Click on the link here for Audio Player – XTC In Concert At Hammersmith Palais – February 7, 1981 – BBC In Concert Series – BBC Radio 1 You can’t have a week of 80s music without including a concert by XTC. They pretty much defined the decade (at least...

Deep Sea Arcade – Live At Lowlands 2013 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Deep Sea Arcade – Lowlands 2013 – Recorded August 16, 2013 – VPRO Another surprise hit from the 2013 Lowlands Festival. Deep Sea Arcade come from Sydney and, like their compatriots Tame Impala, Pond and a veritable Tsunami of others, have...

The Soup Dragons – In Session 1986 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player: The Soup Dragons, In session for John Peel – 1986 – BBC Radio Something slightly more familiar (at least to some of you) tonight. The Soup Dragons got started in 1985 and finished up in 1995. Between those ten years they released...

The Staves Live At Lowlands 2013 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Staves live at Lowlands 2013 – Recorded August 16, 2013 – 3voor12/VPRO Recapping some of the events from Lowlands 2013 this past weekend. One of the opening acts from the first day, The Staves, were an early-on hit. The sisters Staveley-Taylor...

Imagine Dragons – Live At Lowlands 2013 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Imagine Dragons, live at Lowlands 2013 – Recorded August 17, 2013 by 3voor12/VPRO, The Netherlands Back over to Lowlands 2013 for another concert, finished just hours ago. This time it’s Imagine Dragons, who have been criss-crossing Europe and the U.S. all...

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...

Melanie Live At The Paris Theater, London – 1975 – Nights At The Roundtable: Mini-Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Melanie in Concert at The Paris Theater – 1975 – BBC 6 Music Melanie is one of those artists who helped define the genre of the Singer-Songwriter in the 1960s. Straddling the worlds of Pop and Folk, Melanie managed to embrace both...

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...