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Torres Live At [PIAS] Nites – 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

– Torres – Live At [PIAS] Nites – September 18, 2015 – Arte Live web – One of the more adventuresome and satisfying festivals this year comes by way of the stunning and forward-thinking label [PIAS], which one could consider a mini-major of Indie record concerns. At the risk of...

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Wolf Alice – Live At The Reading-Leeds Festival 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition 0

Wolf Alice – Live At The Reading-Leeds Festival 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

– Wolf Alice – Live at Reading-Leeds Festival 2015 – August 29, 2015 – BBC 6 Music – Another sampling from this years Reading-Leeds Festival; a set by London-based Alt/Folk/Grunge conglomerate Wolf Alice, recorded on August 29th by the venerable BBC 6 Music. Together since 2010, Wolf Alice have been...

The Selecter – Live At The Paris Theatre – 1979 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition 0

The Selecter – Live At The Paris Theatre – 1979 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

  – The Selecter – live at The Paris Theatre – Dec. 15, 1979 – BBC Radio 1 In Concert – BBC Radio 1 – Continuing the look at Two-Tone and the Ska/Rocksteady revival of the 1970s with The Selecter, in concert at The Paris Theatre and recorded by The...

The Specials – In Session 1979 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition 0

The Specials – In Session 1979 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

– The Specials – In session for John Peel – BBC – May 23, 1979 – BBC Radio 1 – Since I began the week with The Bodysnatchers, the all-female Ska/Rocksteady group via the legendary Two-Tone label, I thought I would continue with a session from The Specials, probably the...

The Bodysnatchers – In Session 1980 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition 2

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

– The Bodysnatchers – In Session for John Peel – April 8, 1980 – BBC Radio 1 – One of the lesser luminaries from the Ska/Rocksteady movement of the late 1970s/early 1980s. The Bodysnatchers were a 7-piece all-female band consisting of Rhoda Dakar on vocals, Sarah Jane Owen on guitar,...

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...

Top-40 Radio – 1958 – The 1290 Club – WGLI – Past Daily Pop Chronicles 0

Top-40 Radio – 1958 – The 1290 Club – WGLI – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

– WGLI 1290 Club With Jerry Stevens – November 1958 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – As promised, the continuing occasional series of Top-40 Radio as presented in the 1950s and 60s, when AM radio was the be-all/end-all in social media. This particular example comes from Long Island New York...

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Jimmy O’Neill Show – KRLA – 1961 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – KRLA – Jimmy O’Neill – October 9, 1961 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Top 40 AM radio in the early 1960s this weekend. Jimmy O’Neill is probably best known as the MC for the popular Music TV...

The Plague Called Rock n’ Roll – 1956 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles 0

The Plague Called Rock n’ Roll – 1956 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

  . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Conversation – Rock n’ Roll – July 29,1956 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection   Generation gaps. Yes, there was a huge one in 1956. Pop Music was going through a big change and a lot of...

The Sweet – Live In Detroit 1976 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend 0

The Sweet – Live In Detroit 1976 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

  . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – The Sweet – Live At Masonic Auditorium, Detroit – Feb. 27, 1976 – Band soundboard. Of the bands which evolved during the Glam-Rock period of the early 1970s, none probably epitomized it more than The Sweet....