Tagged: Disc jockey

George Washington Carver Hi - 1981

If You Were A Teenager, And You Lived In New Orleans, And It Was May 1981, This Is What It Sounded Like

WNNR-AM – The Black Pope – May 1981 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Just a hunch, but I would bet even money that, if you were born and raised in New Orleans and they did a DNA test, they would find musical notes mixed up in there. Music is...

Flu season comes early.

You Live In L.A. – You’re A Teenager – It’s 1964 – You’re Home With The Flu – Your Mom’s In Charge Of The Radio – You Lie There.

KPOL – 8:00am-9:00am – August 7, 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Flu season, just like clockwork – fever, chills, aching, sweats. You’ve just thrown up everything you’ve ever had in your stomach since you were five. Your hair hurts. The best you can do is just lay there,...

Minny Pops

Minny Pops In Session – 1980 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Minny Pops – in session for John Peel – November 12, 1980 – BBC Radio 1 – Dutch Post-Punk/Art-Punk/New Wave band Minny Pops in session for John Peel tonight. Broadcast on November 12, 1980, Minny Pops were the first Dutch band to do a Peel session and this is the...

The Zombies

The Zombies, Jimi Hendrix, The Bee Gees, Kiki Dee, Ebony Keyes – Top Of The Pops – 1967 – Past Daily Nights At The Round Table

The Zombies, Jimi Hendrix, The Bee Gees, Kiki Dee, Ebony Keyes – Top Of The Pops – Nov. 17, 1967 – BBC Transcription Service – Another installment of the legendary Top Of The Pops radio series from the 1960s. This one, broadcast on November 17, 1967 features The Zombies, Jimi...

The Charlatans

The Charlatans – Live At Glastonbury 1995 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

The Charlatans – Live at Glastonbury 1995 – June 25, 1995 – BBC Radio 1 – The Charlatans in concert at Glastonbury this week. Recorded during one of the band’s high points, by the BBC on June 25, 1995. One of my perennial favorites and one of the bands I...

Restricted Code

Restricted Code In Session – 1981 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Restricted Code – in Session for John Peel – March 10, 1981 – broadcast March 17, 1981 – BBC Radio 1 – A band which may not register with many American listeners (unless you had your ears to the ground and were a regular listener to John Peel, somehow in...

The Bee Gees - Top Of The Pops 1968

The Bee Gees, The Pretty Things, The Herd, Long John Baldry, Paul Jones – Top Of The Pops 1968 – Past Daily Nights At The Round Table

The Bee Gees, The Herd, The Pretty Things, Paul Jones, Long John Baldry – Top Of The Pops -January 12, 1968 – BBC Transcription Service – Staying with our Top Of The Pops marathon this week with live performances by The Bee Gees, The Herd, The Pretty Things, Paul Jones...

Jimi Hendrix - Top Of The Pops

Jimi Hendrix, The Move, Alan Price Set, The Kinks, Velvet Opera – Top Of The Pops 1967 – Past Daily Nights At The Round Table

Jimi Hendrix, The Alan Price Set, The Move, Elmer Gantry’s Velvet Opera, The Kinks – Top Of The Pops – December 29, 1967 – BBC Transcription Service – Ending up the week with a completely classic show for a lot of reasons, not the least being Jimi Hendrix and what...