1. Indie: Lollapalooza 2012 Revisited Indie Lollapalooza 2012 Revisited Didn't make it to Chicago for Lollapalooza this year? We got you covered with a playlist featuring Lolla 2012 artists who have also graced the Daytrotter studios.
  2. Video: Jethro Tull  at Tanglewood Video Jethro Tull at Tanglewood Jul 7, 1970 Still breaking down barriers between musical genres almost 45 years into their career, the band was just starting out during this supporting set in 1970.
  3. Country: Charlie Louvin's Daytrotter Session Country Charlie Louvin's Daytrotter Session Jun 28, 2010 The country icon, a member of the pioneering harmony duo the Louvin Brothers, sings "Cash on the Barrell" and "Darlin' Cory" in this 2010 set.
  4. Rock: New Release: Mink DeVille at Paradise Rock New Release: Mink DeVille at Paradise Jul 20, 1978 Singer-songwriter Willy DeVille leads his band on "Mixed Up Shook Up Girl," "Venus of Avenue D" and "Cadillac Walk" in this '78 set.
  5. Rock: New From the Vault: The Clash at Bond's, '81 Rock New From the Vault: The Clash at Bond's, '81 Jun 9, 1981 The post-punk group performs tunes from London Calling and Sandanista! in this legendary set from the heart of NYC's Times Square.
  6. Rock: NEW: The Sinceros at Boston's Rat Rock NEW: The Sinceros at Boston's Rat Nov 17, 1979 The new wave band from London performs "Quick Quick Slow," "Worlds Apart" and other tunes from The Sound of Sunbathing in this 1979 set.
  7. Indie: Mumford & Sons and Friends Indie Mumford & Sons and Friends Oct 1, 2012 The core four performs folksy tunes with clawhammer banjo player Abigail Washburn and guitarist-singer Taylor Goldsmith of Dawes.
  8. Rock: Steppenwolf at the Fillmore West, 1968 Rock Steppenwolf at the Fillmore West, 1968 Aug 27, 1968 Singer John Kay leads the band named after a Herman Hesse novel on their classic road song "Born to Be Wild" and "The Pusher."
  9. Video: Trey Anastasio at Newport '08 Video Trey Anastasio at Newport '08 Aug 2, 2008 Watch the big Phish perform near the big pond at the Newport Folk Festival in this stripped-down solo acoustic set.
  10. Blues: Lightnin' Hopkins Plays Howlin' Wolf Blues Lightnin' Hopkins Plays Howlin' Wolf May 8, 1966 Lightnin' Hopkins plays Howlin' Wolf's famous "Little Red Rooster" in this beautifully sparse 1966 set.
  11. Rock: New Release: Marshall Crenshaw at the Ritz Rock New Release: Marshall Crenshaw at the Ritz Jun 28, 1983 The power-pop singer-songwriter performs "Our Town," "Monday Morning Rock" and other tunes from his superb Field Day in this '83 set.
  12. Country: Alabama at the Salt Palace, '83 Country Alabama at the Salt Palace, '83 Mar 20, 1981 The southern country-rockers play this hit single "Love in the First Degree" and cover The Marshall Tucker Band's "Can't You See" in Utah.
  13. Rock: Duran Duran Sells Out MSG Rock Duran Duran Sells Out MSG Mar 19, 1984 Hear the '80s poster boys on the first of a four-night sold-out run at Madison Square Garden in 1984, closing with a 15-minute version of "Girls on Film."
  14. Rock: The Animals Reunion, '83 Rock The Animals Reunion, '83 Nov 29, 1983 Lead singer Eric Burdon and his mates recreate classics like "We Gotta Get Out of This Place," "House of the Rising Sun" and others.
  15. Rock: Just Added: Lone Justice at Paradise Rock Just Added: Lone Justice at Paradise Dec 16, 1986 The L.A. roots root/cowpunk band covers Tom Petty's "Ways to be Wicked" and closes this Boston set with Lou Reed's "Sweet Jane."
  16. Jazz: Stephane Grappelli's Elegant Touch Jazz Stephane Grappelli's Elegant Touch Mar 20, 1976 The legendary Parisian violinist leads the Diz Disley Trio on "Misty," "Honeysuckle Rose" and a Gershwin medley in this 1976 concert.
  17. Interviews: The Legend of Frankie Valli Interviews The Legend of Frankie Valli Oct 29, 1988 In this interview with Frankie Valli, he humbly speaks of his massive achievements over three generations.
  18. Indie: The Bacon Brothers at Paste Studios Indie The Bacon Brothers at Paste Studios Jul 19, 2016 Michael and Kevin Bacon cover the Beatles' "If I Needed Someone" and play their own tunes "36 Cents," "Bus" and "Driver" in this 2016 video.
  19. Rock: The Chambers Brothers at the Fillmore Rock The Chambers Brothers at the Fillmore May 29, 1968 The one-time gospel group gets psychedelic on a stretched-out rendition of their crossover hit "Time Has Come Today" in this '68 set.
  20. Blues: Mance Lipscomb's Original Folk-Blues Blues Mance Lipscomb's Original Folk-Blues Jul 17, 1963 The Texas guitarist-singer performs "Baby Please Don't Go," "Ain't It Hard" and "Meet Me in the Bottom" in this 1963 Ash Grove concert.
  21. Blues: Walter "Wolfman" Washington on the Prowl Blues Walter "Wolfman" Washington on the Prowl Jul 14, 1995 The funky New Orleans soulman and guitarist performs "Girl I Want to Dance With You" and "Body And Fender Man" in this 1995 Tramps set.
  22. Blues: Video: John Lee Hooker's Deep Blue Moan Blues Video: John Lee Hooker's Deep Blue Moan Oct 10, 1992 The Chicago bluesman, accompanied by guitarist Ry Cooder, performs bone-chilling renditions of some of his most beloved songs in 1992.
  23. Rock: Don Henley Flies Solo, 1991 Rock Don Henley Flies Solo, 1991 Jul 23, 1991 The singer-songwriter performs tunes from The End of Innocence along with Eagles classics like "Life in the Fast Lane" and "Hotel California."
  24. Interviews: Reminiscing With Paul Kantner Interviews Reminiscing With Paul Kantner Dec 14, 1982 The co-founder of the Jefferson Airplane talks about his relationship with Grace Slick and their daughter China in this '82 interview.
  25. Comedy: Remembering Jackie Moms Mabley Comedy Remembering Jackie Moms Mabley Jul 5, 1964 The pioneering comedienne is the subject of a new documentary by Whoopi Goldberg which premieres tonight on HBO. Hear her in '64.
  26. Rock: Derek & The Dominos: Assorted Live Songs Rock Derek & The Dominos: Assorted Live Songs Oct 23, 1970 On this date in 1970, Derek & The Dominos began recording Layla, a classic studio album from an even better live band.
  27. Rock: Manfred Mann's Earth Band in Budapest Rock Manfred Mann's Earth Band in Budapest Apr 7, 1983 The keyboardist leads an '80s edition of his band on covers of Bruce Springsteen's "Blinded By the Light" and "Spirits in the Night" in 1983.
  28. Interviews: Lou Reed With Scott Muni Interviews Lou Reed With Scott Muni Jan 14, 1989 In this 1989 interview with the legendary WNEW DJ, Reed discusses his current album New York and his songwriting process.
  29. Indie: Sic Alps Daytrotter Session Indie Sic Alps Daytrotter Session Feb 21, 2012 Check out the San Francisco band's clean style of garage rock before their new Drag City album drops this Tuesday.
  30. Video: Sondre Lerche in Austin Video Sondre Lerche in Austin Mar 16, 2011 Singer-songwriter Sondre Lerche accomplishes so much with just his guitar & voice, gaining a lot of praise for his 2011 self-titled album.
  31. Country: Glen Campbell's Heroic 'Goodbye Tour' Country Glen Campbell's Heroic 'Goodbye Tour' Jun 1, 2012 The country superstar, who was battling Alzheimer's at the time of this 2012 concert, performs "Wichita Lineman" and "Gentle On My Mind."
  32. Indie: The Spinto Band's Pumpkin Love Indie The Spinto Band's Pumpkin Love Feb 16, 2009 'Tis the season for all things pumpkin. Listen to The Spinto Band's ode to pumpkin & paisley in their 2009 Daytrotter session.
  33. Rock: Happy 72nd, Charlie Watts! Rock Happy 72nd, Charlie Watts! Dec 18, 1981 What better way is there to celebrate the birth of the Rolling Stones drummer than with this audio/video recording of the Stones in '81?
  34. Rock: Video: Pete Townshend's 'Psychoderelict' Rock Video: Pete Townshend's 'Psychoderelict' The Who's guitarist-composer performs tunes from his rock opera Tommy and premieres his new rock musical in this '93 set from BAM.
  35. Folk & Bluegrass: Shovels & Rope Heading to Newport Folk & Bluegrass Shovels & Rope Heading to Newport Jul 31, 2012 As the 2013 Newport Folk Fest lineup begins to trickle in, listen to this excellent 2012 Daytrotter session from recently added artists, Shovels & Rope.
  36. Folk & Bluegrass: John Prine in His Prime Folk & Bluegrass John Prine in His Prime Feb 8, 1973 The singer-songwriter, once hailed as "the next Dylan," performs his signature "Illegal Smiles," "Souvenirs" and "Sam Stone" in this '73 set.
  37. Blues: Taj Mahal at the Fillmore West, '69 Blues Taj Mahal at the Fillmore West, '69 Sep 18, 1969 The blues scholar (born Henry Saint Clair Fredericks) performs "Divin' Duck Blues," "Checkin' Up On My Baby," "Corinna" and "Bacon Fat."
  38. Indie: Two Gallants Announce 2012 Tour Indie Two Gallants Announce 2012 Tour Sep 14, 2012 Adam Stephens and Tyson Vogel are back on the road behind a new album, hear 4 new tracks from their recent Daytrotter session here.
  39. Comedy: Video: George Carlin Standup, '79 Comedy Video: George Carlin Standup, '79 Apr 13, 1979 The comedian, satirist and outspoken social-political commentator reads the news and "thinks up goofy shit" in this hilarious concert.
  40. Rock: The Mamas & The Papas' Biggest Hit Rock The Mamas & The Papas' Biggest Hit Apr 2, 1982 A newly-reformed Mamas and Papas played their biggest hit, "California Dreamin," towards the end of this classics filled set in 1982.
  41. Rock: Wilson Pickett's Soul-Stirring R&B Rock Wilson Pickett's Soul-Stirring R&B Oct 28, 1994 The Wicked Pickett sings "In the Midnight Hour," "Mustang Sally," "Funky Broadway" and "Land of 1,000 Dances" in this '94 Tramps set.
  42. Rock: Bruce Springsteen Steals the Show, 1973 Rock Bruce Springsteen Steals the Show, 1973 Jan 31, 1973 Before Bruce was the Boss, he spent years proving it all night in small clubs like Max's Kansas City across the county.
  43. Rock: The Black Crowes' Raunch 'n' Roll Rock The Black Crowes' Raunch 'n' Roll Dec 31, 1990 Chris Robinson leads the Atlanta-based band on "Struttin' Blues" and other tunes from their debut Shake Your Money Maker in this 1990 set.
  44. Comedy: Groucho Marx in '72 Comedy Groucho Marx in '72 Aug 11, 1972 The comedy legend recalls some of his favorite childhood anecdotes including his first love and his namesake.
  45. Jazz: Miles in the Bahamas, 1970 Jazz Miles in the Bahamas, 1970 Aug 2, 1970 The iconic trumpeter showcases his edgy two-keyboard electric band, featuring Chick Corea and Keith Jarrett, at the CBS Records convention in Freeport.
  46. Jazz: Video: Roy Hargrove on the Mellow Side Jazz Video: Roy Hargrove on the Mellow Side The rising trumpet star shows a mature side on ballads like "You Go To My Head," "Nature Boy" and "Never Let Me Go" in this '01 Newport set.
  47. Folk & Bluegrass: Joan Baez Fights the Law Folk & Bluegrass Joan Baez Fights the Law Jul 26, 1968 45 years ago today, Joan Baez was arrested for blocking an Armed Forces Center in Oakland. Hear her at the Newport Folk Fest less than one year later.
  48. Blues: Remembering Chris Whitley Blues Remembering Chris Whitley Jun 15, 1995 Born today in 1960, dark-edged blues-rocker evoked Chet Baker as much as Robert Johnson. Hear him in a 1995 concert.
  49. Jazz: MJQ Plays Porgy and Bess Jazz MJQ Plays Porgy and Bess Jul 3, 1973 The Modern Jazz Quartet (John Lewis, Milt Jackson, Percy Heath, Connie Kay) performs an all-Gershwin program in this 1973 concert.
  50. Jazz: Herbie Hancock and the Headhunters Jazz Herbie Hancock and the Headhunters Jul 2, 1974 Riding high on the strength of his mega-hit "Chameleon," Herbie Hancock's Headhunters brought their brand of jazz-funk to the 1974 Newport Jazz Festival.
  51. Rock: Robert Gordon and Link Wray Get Raw Rock Robert Gordon and Link Wray Get Raw Aug 15, 1977 The formidable twosome of rockabilly boogie-woogie man and guitar thrasher sets a raucous tone in this rootsy 1977 Bottom Line concert.
  52. Rock: Foreigner at Philly's Spectrum, '79 Rock Foreigner at Philly's Spectrum, '79 Oct 22, 1979 The '70s rock band reunites tonight at the New York's Citi Field following the Mets-Cubs game. Hear the group in its heyday in this uncut concert.

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