1. Jazz: 2nd Annual Jazz & Colors Event Jazz 2nd Annual Jazz & Colors Event Fall foliage and swing converge at Central Park tomorrow from noon to 4 p.m. Sample the set list that 30 ensembles will play simultaneously.
  2. Country: John Hiatt Live in Philly Country John Hiatt Live in Philly Aug 26, 1987 Check out this rootsy set from 1987 to get caught up with this songwriter's songwriter before his next album comes out.
  3. Jazz: Video: A Tribute to John Coltrane Jazz Video: A Tribute to John Coltrane Aug 10, 2004 Saxophonists Michael Brecker and Ravi Coltrane are joined by McCoy Tyner, Roy Haynes and Christian McBride in a 2004 set from Newport.
  4. Rock: Uncut: Mavis Staples' Regal R&B Rock Uncut: Mavis Staples' Regal R&B Nov 9, 1994 The dynamic soul diva performs Staple Singers tunes like "If You're Ready," "Respect Yourself" and "Let's Do It Again" in this 1994 concert.
  5. Folk & Bluegrass: Hassan Hakmoun's Trance Music Folk & Bluegrass Hassan Hakmoun's Trance Music Aug 14, 1994 The New York-based Moroccan musician blends mesmerizing folkloric elements of the Gnawan style with rock elements at Woodstock '94.
  6. Rock: The Who at the Fillmore East, '68 Rock The Who at the Fillmore East, '68 Apr 6, 1968 The proto-punk band plays "Happy Jack," "Summertime Blues" and "My Generation" in their first appearance at the fabled NYC rock palace.
  7. Rock: Bolton's Ballads Rock Bolton's Ballads May 14, 1983 Let the prince of soft rock ballads, Michael Bolton, sail you through the rest of the work week with songs like "Can't hold On, Can't Let Go" and "Fools Game."
  8. Blues: Blues at The Bottom Line Blues Blues at The Bottom Line Remember late Bottom Line cofounder Stanley Snadowsky with this playlist of blues artists who played the New York club during the '70s and '80s.
  9. Folk & Bluegrass: Joan Baez at Newport Folk Fest Folk & Bluegrass Joan Baez at Newport Folk Fest Jul 26, 1968 In 1968, before she was a part of the Rolling Thunder Review, Baez was performing her beautiful blend of folk solo.
  10. Blues: B.B. King Live at the Bottom Line, 1978 Blues B.B. King Live at the Bottom Line, 1978 Jun 22, 1978 Musician, historian and ambassador for the blues, B.B. will always be one of the most influential guitarists in the history of the instrument.
  11. Rock: New Release: Humble Pie in NYC, 1981 Rock New Release: Humble Pie in NYC, 1981 Mar 25, 1981 Despite having all their gear stolen hours before the show, Humble Pie persevered to deliver a rocking set full of old favorites and new jams.
  12. Rock: Cream's Farewell Tour Rock Cream's Farewell Tour Oct 4, 1968 Making a last round after the release of the aptly titled Goodbye, the original power trio is at their best in this raw and unadulterated performance.
  13. Indie: The Antlers' Dream Pop Indie The Antlers' Dream Pop Oct 30, 2009 The Brooklyn band performs "Shiva" and other lushly orchestrated tunes from their acclaimed album Hospice in this 2009 Daytrotter session.
  14. Blues: Fred McDowell at Newport Folk Festival, '68 Blues Fred McDowell at Newport Folk Festival, '68 Jul 27, 1968 The Mississippi blues singer and slide guitarist performs the country blues classics "Shake 'Em on Down" and "Cornfield Blues."
  15. Folk & Bluegrass: New to the Vault: Harry Chapin Folk & Bluegrass New to the Vault: Harry Chapin Oct 21, 1978 The square-jawed singer/songwriter/activist pals around with Chevy Chase and sings a host of his many hits in this 1978 video concert.
  16. 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.
  17. Country: Waylon Jennings Sings the Hits Country Waylon Jennings Sings the Hits Jun 15, 1984 The outlaw country star performs "Lukenbach,Texas," "Good Hearted Woman" and "Theme From the Dukes of Hazard' in this 1984 concert.
  18. Blues: Booker T. & The MG's Groove at Winterland Blues Booker T. & The MG's Groove at Winterland Jun 8, 1968 Stax house band Booker T. & the MG's, originators of the Memphis soul sound, play their often-imitated "Green Onions" during this 1968 set.
  19. Rock: Pink Floyd Shines in '77 Rock Pink Floyd Shines in '77 May 9, 1977 This set from Oakland Coliseum is one of the finest performances of the band’s career. It is also one of the best and last live versions of Wish You Were Here.
  20. Jazz: Uncut: The Heath Brothers in '76 Jazz Uncut: The Heath Brothers in '76 Sep 15, 1976 Brothers Jimmy, Percy and Tootie join pianist Stanley Cowell for this invigorating straight ahead set from the Great American Music Hall.
  21. Comedy: The Best of Live From the Improv Comedy The Best of Live From the Improv Hear where some of your favorite comics got their start in this hilarious playlist.
  22. Rock: Don Henley Gets to the Heart of the Matter Rock Don Henley Gets to the Heart of the Matter Nov 2, 1991 Hear Henley's '91 set from Shoreline Amphitheatre, including the hit "The Heart of the Matter," co-written by Heartbreakers guitarist Mike Campbell.
  23. Jazz: Uncut: Roberta Flack Jazz Uncut: Roberta Flack Sep 5, 1980 Enjoy Roberta Flack's soulful voice with this funky, uncut show from 1980, featuring the hits and much more.
  24. Comedy: An Aqua Teen Hunger Force Christmas Comedy An Aqua Teen Hunger Force Christmas Dec 22, 2009 Master Shake, Frylock and Meatwad perform "I Sure Hope I Don't Have to Beat Your Ass This Christmas" in this 2009 Daytrotter session.
  25. Rock: Grace Slick's First Show Rock Grace Slick's First Show Oct 16, 1966 On the last night of their three-night run at the Fillmore in 1966, Jefferson Airplane introduced their newest member, Grace Slick. The rest is history.
  26. Rock: The Subdudes' Farewell Tour Rock The Subdudes' Farewell Tour Apr 12, 1996 The rootsy New Orleans swamp-pop-funk group performs tunes from Annunciation and Primitive Streak in this 1996 Tramps concert.
  27. Rock: Bruce Springsteen in Stockholm, 1988 Rock Bruce Springsteen in Stockholm, 1988 Jul 3, 1988 Recorded in Stockholm, Sweden on the Tunnel Of Love tour in '88, this concert is a great testament to Bruce's popularity on an international level.
  28. Indie: The Dodos Indie The Dodos Feb 28, 2008 With marching-band-metal drumming and psychedelic-folk-acoustic strumming, The Dodos make propulsive, unique, and fantastic music.
  29. Blues: Robert Cray's Smoking Gun Blues Robert Cray's Smoking Gun Feb 12, 1989 The stinging guitarist and powerful singer celebrates his new release, In My Soul this week. Hear him testifying in this '89 concert.
  30. Interviews: Malcolm McLaren on Fashion & Rock 'n' Roll Interviews Malcolm McLaren on Fashion & Rock 'n' Roll Nov 4, 1984 The late impresario and former manager of The Sex Pistols and Bow Wow Wow discusses the power of clothes and music in this 1984 video.
  31. Interviews: Pink Floyd's David Gilmour and Roger Waters Interviews Pink Floyd's David Gilmour and Roger Waters These back-to-back 1984 interviews with Waters and Gilmour give insight on their respective solo careers.
  32. Rock: Stevie Nicks in Jersey, 1983 Rock Stevie Nicks in Jersey, 1983 Jun 24, 1983 Fleetwood Mac's siren goes solo in this bewitching Rutherford, NJ set, including some of her most-loved songs and an orchestra.
  33. Rock: Gene Clark and Roger McGuinn Reunite Rock Gene Clark and Roger McGuinn Reunite Mar 19, 1978 The founding members of the Byrds join forces on "Mr. Tambourine Man," "Eight Miles High" and others in 1978.
  34. Rock: Video: Wyclef Jean at Woodstock, '99 Rock Video: Wyclef Jean at Woodstock, '99 Jul 24, 1999 The Haitian-American hip hop star interprets the Bee Gees' "Staying Alive," Elvis' "Jailhouse Rock" and Janis Joplin's "Piece of My Heart."
  35. Indie: Uncut: Outkast in '98 Indie Uncut: Outkast in '98 Dec 9, 1998 Recorded at historic New York club Tramps, this set captures the Dirty South duo at the time of their breakthrough.
  36. Blues: Bobby Rush's Earthy Edge Blues Bobby Rush's Earthy Edge Apr 29, 2014 The 81-year-old Louisiana bluesman puts up the funk on "Garbage Man" and "Too Much Weekend" in this 2012 Daytrotter session.
  37. Rock: Dokken Breaks the Chains Rock Dokken Breaks the Chains Feb 26, 1984 Don Dokken & George Lynch unleash a quick but devastating set on Milwaukee, recorded while the band was opening for Scorpions in '84.
  38. Rock: Goodbye, Cream Rock Goodbye, Cream Oct 4, 1968 The original power trio began their farewell tour at the Oakland Coliseum on October 4, 1968, and we've got it here!
  39. Jazz: Ruth Brisbane Salutes Bessie Smith Jazz Ruth Brisbane Salutes Bessie Smith Jul 3, 1972 The jazz singer pays tribute to the Empress of the Blues in this 1972 Carnegie Hall concert featuring trombonist Vic Dickenson and pianist Roland Hanna.
  40. Jazz: Miles Davis Quintet in Sync Jazz Miles Davis Quintet in Sync Jul 2, 1967 By the time of the bands appearance at the 1967 Newport Jazz Festival, Davis had settled into a near-telepathic groove with his second great quintet.
  41. Video: CSN, and Sometimes Y Video CSN, and Sometimes Y Oct 4, 1973 The supergroup got a lot more super with a visit from Neil Young in this 1973 concert, their first appearance as a foursome in two years.
  42. Video: The Ramones Live in '78 Video The Ramones Live in '78 Dec 28, 1978 Even in the middle of winter, "da bruddas" from Queens were no doubt excited to finally be basking in the sun they were celebrating with this cover.
  43. Interviews: KISS Behind the Make-Up Interviews KISS Behind the Make-Up Apr 12, 1979 Ace and Gene discuss plans for their now-legendary Dynasty tour and the dubious origins of rock critics in this 1979 interview.
  44. Rock: Tom Petty Fest Rock Tom Petty Fest Sep 23, 1979 Petty Fest takes over NYC tonight with special guests including Justin Townes Earl, Delta Spirit, and Nicole Atkins. Prep with this classic 1979 show at MSG.
  45. Country: Dolly Parton's NYC Debut Country Dolly Parton's NYC Debut May 14, 1977 The country star was the hottest ticket in the Big Apple during her breakthrough three-night engagement at the Bottom Line in 1977.
  46. Rock: Counting Crows at Codfish Hollow Barn Rock Counting Crows at Codfish Hollow Barn Jul 4, 2012 Singer Adam Duritz leads the group on cover tunes from Underwater Sunshine and originals from This Desert Life in this 2012 video.
  47. Indie: Presidents of the United States of America Indie Presidents of the United States of America Nov 17, 1995 The Seattle-based band performs their singles "Kitty," "Lump" and "Peaches" from their self-titled debut at this 1995 Tramps concert.
  48. Indie: The Bottle Rockets' Combustible Guitars Indie The Bottle Rockets' Combustible Guitars May 29, 1999 The tough St. Louis band blends riffs, hooks and humor on "1000 Dollar Car," "Nancy Sinatra" and a raw cover of Neil Young's "Cortez the Killer."
  49. Rock: Video: Run-D.M.C. at the Capitol Theatre Rock Video: Run-D.M.C. at the Capitol Theatre Sep 25, 1984 Three years before releasing the holiday classic "Christmas in Hollis," the pioneering hip hop trio was just making a name for themselves.
  50. Rock: Graham Central Station in 1995 Rock Graham Central Station in 1995 Aug 2, 1995 The bassist-bandleader performs "Release Yourself" and revisits Sly & The Family Stone's "Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)."
  51. Indie: Jill Sobule's Daytrotter Session Indie Jill Sobule's Daytrotter Session Jul 11, 2013 The singer-songwriter performs her ode to Bobbie Gentry and other originals like "Mexican Wrestler" and "Wendell Lee" in this 2013 set.
  52. Rock: Dickey Betts Before & After ABB Rock Dickey Betts Before & After ABB The guitarist is a little bit country, a little bit rock 'n' roll and just a pinch of jazz with the classic Allman Brothers Band and with his own group.

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