Tagged: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

James Brown

James Brown – Live In Lausanne – 1973 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

James Brown And His Famous Flames – Live in Lausanne Switzerland – 1973 – Swiss Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – While the dust settles and Past Daily gets back to normal, I thought I would try and get things back up to speed with a classic concert by...

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....

Listening for the KHJ Exclusive

You’re A Teenager – You Live in L.A. – It’s 1967 – KHJ Is Going To Play The New Monkees Record Before Anybody Else – You Are Stoked

KHJ – The Real Don Steele – circa Feb. 22, 1967 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – If you were growing up in L.A. in the 1960s, one of the great rituals of listening to Top-40 radio was being the first kid on your block to hear the latest single...

Amen Corner

Amen Corner, The Who, Traffic, Alan Price Set, The Settlers, The Tremeloes – Top Of The Pops – 1967 – Past Daily Nights At The Round Table

  – Top Of The Pops – December 1, 1967 – BBC Transcription Service – Another Top Of The Pops to end the weekend. This one features Amen Corner, The Alan Price Set, The Who, The Tremeloes, Traffic and The Settlers – hosted by Brian Matthew and all live performances...

Beth Gibbons - Portishead

Portishead – In Concert At Route du Rock – 1998 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Portishead – live at Route du Rock, St. Malo France – August 15, 1998 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Portishead tonight. Continuing with pivotal and influential bands the past few decades this week. Portishead have been considered pioneers in Trip-Hop, as well as having a firm base in Experimental...

Gregg Allman (1947-2017)

Gregg Allman Band – Live In San Francisco 1984 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend: Tribute Edition (Gregg Allman: 1947-2017)

Gregg Allman Band – live at The Stone, San Francisco – September 22, 1984 – Band Soundboard – If anyone thought we’d get a respite from the flood of untimely deaths which visited us in 2016, I am afraid that was only a fleeting hope and fervent wish. Now we...

Noreen Corcoran

Noreen Corcoran – (Why Can’t A Boy And Girl) Stay In Love – 1963 – Nights At The Round Table

Noreen Corcoran – Why Can’t Boy And Girl Stay In Love – 1963 – Vee-Jay Records (master tape) – Noreen Corcoran – a name that would ring no bells with you, unless you were a die-hard fan of 1950s Television. Corcoran was a regular on the hit TV show Bachelor...

Ahmad Jamal – Live At l’Olympia 2000 – Past Daily Downbeat

Ahmad Jamal – Live At l’Olympia 2000 – Past Daily Downbeat

Ahmad Jamal Trio – live at l’Olympia – 2000 – RFI-FIP – Ahmad Jamal this week, recorded shortly after celebrating his 70th birthday in 2000 playing to a sell-out crowd a concert at the famed l’Olympia in Paris. One of the most successful and well-known small group leaders in Jazz,...

John Cale – In Session 1975 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

John Cale – In Session 1975 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

John Cale – In Session for Top Gear – BBC Radio 1 – 1975 – BBC John Cale in session tonight. One of the founding members of The Velvet Underground, with a stellar solo career after, Cale has been one of the more influential artists, spanning several decades. As a...