Tagged: Britpop

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Sleeper In Session – 1994 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Sleeper – Black Session – March 8, 1994 – RFI – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Sleeper for the middle of the week/pre-Thanksgiving festivities. Sleeper was one of the more successful bands of the “Britpop” era. Begun when singer Louise Wener met guitarist Jon Stewart at a Political Philosophy class...

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Original Mirrors – In Concert 1980 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Original Mirrors – In Concert – 1980 – BBC Radio 1 In Concert Series – BBC Radio 1 – Original Mirrors in concert tonight. Recorded by the venerable BBC Radio 1 in 1980, a set by one of the short-lived exponents of New Wave, featuring members who originally got started...

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Oasis – Live At Earls Court, London 1995 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Part 1: Part 2: Oasis this weekend – their second night appearing at Earls Court in London on November 5, 1995. By 1995, Oasis were household names all over the world. In April of that year they had their first Number one single, Some Might Say but there were also...

Television Personalities – In Session 1980 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition 0

Television Personalities – In Session 1980 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

– Television Personalities – In Session for John Peel – September 1, 1980 – BBC Radio 1 – Television Personalities, despite a constantly changing lineup, are still (reportedly) together since their initial formation in 1978. Founded and headed by Dan Treacy, Television Personalities has weathered much controversy, including extended jail...

The Kinks – In Session – August, 1965 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition 0

The Kinks – In Session – August, 1965 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

– The Kinks – In Session – BBC – August 10, 1965 – BBC Radio 1 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – As I was going through my files, it occurred to me that this session, done for the BBC by the legendary Kinks, is 50 years old this week....

Everything But The Girl – In Session 1984 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition 2

Everything But The Girl – In Session 1984 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

– Everything But The Girl – In Session For John Peel – BBC Radio 1 – August 18, 1984 – BBC Radio 1 – Since they’ve been under the radar and relatively inactive since 2000, listening to this session from Everything But The Girl reminded me what a really good...

Blur – Live At London Astoria – 1997- Past Daily Backstage Weekend 0

Blur – Live At London Astoria – 1997- Past Daily Backstage Weekend

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Blur – Live At London Astoria, London – Feb. 10, 1997 – band soundboard. The 90s this weekend, and Blur in fine form. I remember the much-hyped Blur versus Oasis manufactured controversy and thought it was idiotic,...

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Travis – Live At Glastonbury 2009 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Travis – Live at Glastonbury 2009 – BBC 6 Music One of the early influential bands in the Brit-Pop movement, Travis have had a long and celebrated career. Starting in 1990, the Glasgow quartet have been cited as paving the way...

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Pulp – Live At Leeds University 2000 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Pulp – live at Leeds University – Aug. 27, 2000 – BBC 6 Music Perennial favorites Pulp to end the weekend. Recorded in concert at Leeds University in 2000, right at the time they were riding the crest of a huge...

The Verve – Live At Reading 1997 – Nights At The Roundtable: Mini-Concert Edition 0

The Verve – Live At Reading 1997 – Nights At The Roundtable: Mini-Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – The Verve – Live At Reading Festival 1997 – BBC Radio 1 The Verve were one of those bands who went through the struggle and the slog of gaining an audience and a following. And when they achieved the success they...