Tagged: Billboard Hot 100

Van Morrison in concert 1973

Van Morrison In Concert – 1973 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

  Van Morrison – live at The Lion’s Share – San Anselmo, Calif. Feb. 25, 1973 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Van Morrison this weekend, from a concert appearance at The Lion’s Share at San Anselmo, California – recorded by KPFA, Berkeley on February 15, 1973. I don’t think...

The Fall

The Fall – Live In Chicago – 1981 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

The Fall – in concert at Tut’s, Chicago – July 16, 1981 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – With the sad news earlier this week regarding the death of leader/front man/writer/iconoclast Mark E. Smith of The Fall, tributes have been pouring in from all over the world. Clearly, Mark E....

The Trashcan Sinatras

The Trashcan Sinatras In Session – 1990 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Trashcan Sinatras – In Session – BBC 1990 – BBC Radio 1 – The Trashcan Sinatras were one of my favorite bands of the early 90s. From the release of their debut album, Cake, it was immediately engaging and demanding of numerous plays. Compared in the beginning to The...

Herman's Hermits

Herman’s Hermits In Oslo – 1967 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Herman’s Hermits – In session for NRK, Oslo – March 4, 1967 – NRK Archives – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Herman’s Hermits in session for NRK in Oslo, broadcast on March 4, 1967. Hard to imagine that’s it’s 50 years since this original broadcast was aired. Harder still to...

David Bowie

This Week In Rock – July 24-30, 1978 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

BBC Rock Capsule – Week In Rock – July 24-30 – BBC Transcription Service – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – This Week in Rock – in 1978. 39 years ago it was about David Bowie, Peter Gabriel, Tom Petty and Ray Parker Jr. All the news and the goings on...

Television Personalities

Television Personalities In Session – 1980 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Television Personalities – in session for John Peel – August 20, 1980 – BBC Radio 1 – Television Personalities in session tonight; their first (and only) session for John Peel and recorded at BBC Radio 1 on August 20, 1980. An homage to 60s Mod-revival, some Psychedelia with Indie and...

Gary Burton

Gary Burton Quartet With Larry Coryell – Live In Helsinki 1967 – Past Daily Downbeat

Gary Burton Quartet w/ Larry Coryell – Live At The House of Culture, Helsinki – November 1,1967 – YLE Radio, Helsinki – Master of four-mallet and Fusion innovator Gary Burton this weekend – one of his many collaborations with guitarist Larry Coryell in the 1960s, in this performance which was...

The Eisenhower Years – 1953-1961 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

The Eisenhower Years – 1953-1961 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

The Eisenhower Years – CBS Radio News – January 8, 1961 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection The Eisenhower Years – the years that started in January of 1953 and ended in January of 1961. Years which saw a Cold War, a Space Race, a Population explosion, a wave of independence...

Elton John – Live At Hammersmith Odeon – 1973 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Elton John – Live At Hammersmith Odeon – 1973 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

– Elton John In Concert – Live At Hammersmith Odeon – December 22, 1973 – BBC In Concert Series – BBC Radio 1 – The inimitable Elton John this weekend. In concert at the Hammersmith Odeon in London, and recorded by the venerable BBC Radio 1 as part of their...