1. Country: When Garth Met Trisha Country When Garth Met Trisha Sep 1, 1998 Country star Garth Brooks duets with his future wife Trisha Yearwood on "In Another's Eyes" in this '98 concert from Walmart headquarters.
  2. Rock: Video: AC/DC's 'Highway to Hell' Tour Rock Video: AC/DC's 'Highway to Hell' Tour Jul 21, 1979 Guitarist Angus Young revs up the Aussie rockers on "Live Wire," "Problem Child" and "Bad Boy Boogie" in this '79 set from Oakland.
  3. 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.
  4. Video: Brotherly Love in the Sun Video Brotherly Love in the Sun Aug 2, 2008 We're looking forward to outdoor summer concerts with this great medley of Delaney and Bonnie tunes from the Black Crowes.
  5. Country: The Rumour Backs Carlene Carter Country The Rumour Backs Carlene Carter Jul 18, 1978 Known for backing Graham Parker, the English journeymen also gave a modern twist to the sounds of country royalty, June Carter's daughter Carlene.
  6. Blues: Catch Buddy Guy in Action Blues Catch Buddy Guy in Action Jul 28, 1968 The blues icon will be sitting in with Paul Schaffer's band on the Letterman Show tonight—in the meantime, give this vintage 1968 concert a spin.
  7. Jazz: How Could We Leave Out Billy Cobham?! Jazz How Could We Leave Out Billy Cobham?! The people have spoken, and omitting Billy Cobham from our Top 10 Greatest Drummers list clearly was unpardonable. So, listen to this!
  8. Rock: Wilco Radio Rock Wilco Radio Shuffle up over three hours of tunes from one of America's greatest bands, featuring concerts recorded in the '90s, a 2011 Daytrotter session and more.
  9. Folk & Bluegrass: Christopher Paul Stelling, An Old Soul Folk & Bluegrass Christopher Paul Stelling, An Old Soul Aug 30, 2011 The 30 year-old songwriter evokes the joys and sorrows of someone twice his age. Hear him play to a crowded barn last summer.
  10. Video: Velvet Viking Sondre Lerche at SXSW Video Velvet Viking Sondre Lerche at SXSW Mar 16, 2011 Lerche's 7" single "It's Never Meant To Be" arrives this week (with Beyonce's "Countdown" covered on the b-side). Enjoy him here at SXSW '11.
  11. Indie: Arrested Development at Paste Offices Indie Arrested Development at Paste Offices Aug 29, 2008 Rapper Speech leads the Atlanta-based alt-hip hop group on "Mr. Wendal," "Tennessee" and "I Know I'm Bad" in this 2008 video.
  12. Indie: The Polyphonic Spree at Studio Paradiso Indie The Polyphonic Spree at Studio Paradiso Oct 17, 2012 Charismatic frontman Tim DeLaughter leads the Dallas-based choral rock band on uplifting tunes like "Into the Light/I'm Calling" in 2012.
  13. Rock: The Bangles in '86 Rock The Bangles in '86 Oct 29, 1986 Your '80s flashback of the day - hear the pop princesses run through a sound check before their show at Syria Mosque in Pittsburgh.
  14. Indie: Video: Cake at Shoreline Amphitheatre, '99 Indie Video: Cake at Shoreline Amphitheatre, '99 Jun 18, 1999 The Sacramento band, led by singer-songwriter John McCrea, performs "Sheep Go To Heaven" and "Never There" from Prolonging the Magic.
  15. Blues: John Lee Hooker Meets Carlos Santana Blues John Lee Hooker Meets Carlos Santana Jul 18, 1986 The electric Delta boogie man joins the guitar hero and singer Etta James on a straight up blues jam in this '86 video from the Fillmore.
  16. Rock: New Video: Van Morrison, 1970 Rock New Video: Van Morrison, 1970 The Irish soul singer brings the house down at the Fillmore East with the definitive live version of his classic, "Cyprus Avenue."
  17. Country: The Bellamy Brothers at the Lone Star Country The Bellamy Brothers at the Lone Star Jun 18, 1985 Jesse & Noah Bellamy, sons of country stars The Bellamy Brothers, play at Hill Country Live tonight in New York. Hear their fathers in a 1985 NYC concert.
  18. Rock: Tunes to Ring in the New Year Rock Tunes to Ring in the New Year Fuel your party with 5 hours of New Year's Eve concerts from the Vault featuring The Boss, The Band, Southside Johnny, The Dead and more.
  19. Rock: Jack Mack & the Heart Attack in NYC Rock Jack Mack & the Heart Attack in NYC Dec 31, 1982 Soul singer Max Carl leads the R&B band on "True Lovin' Woman," "Give It Up" and more tunes from Cardiac Party in this '82 New Years Eve set.
  20. Indie: The Vaccines Release Sophomore LP Indie The Vaccines Release Sophomore LP May 4, 2011 These UK indie darlings have been compared to the Ramones and the Jesus and Mary Chain. See what all the fuss is about with this session.
  21. Jazz: Earl Hines at Philharmonic Hall Jazz Earl Hines at Philharmonic Hall Jul 3, 1973 A modern jazz piano pioneer, "Fatha" is like a link between the ragtime players who came before him and the modern virtuosos who came after him.
  22. Interviews: Al Di Meola Sounds Off Interviews Al Di Meola Sounds Off Jul 14, 1978 Fusion guitar hero Al Di Meola talks about the state of the industry and the barriers between rock and jazz in this frank 1978 interview.
  23. Interviews: Bowie on His Chamelonic Image Interviews Bowie on His Chamelonic Image Jan 23, 1978 In this revealing 1978 interview, the artist talks about the characters he invented, the emergence of punk music and the merits of shock value.
  24. Folk & Bluegrass: Video: Jerry Garcia & Bob Weir Unplugged Folk & Bluegrass Video: Jerry Garcia & Bob Weir Unplugged Dec 4, 1988 The two Grateful Dead frontmen are joined by Neil Young on harmonica on "Wang Dang Doodle" and also play "Ripple" in this '88 acoustic set.
  25. Rock: Remembering Michael Jackson Rock Remembering Michael Jackson Apr 24, 2002 The King of Pop would've been 55 today. Hear a rare performance of Dangerous in this 2002 concert at the Apollo Theater in Harlem.
  26. 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.
  27. Jazz: Sass That's Lighter Than Air Jazz Sass That's Lighter Than Air Jul 5, 1964 Sarah Vaughan's set at Newport in '64 is typically elegant, as she performed with the nuance & hipness that put her in the top tier of female jazz singers.
  28. Blues: John Hammond at the Fillmore West Blues John Hammond at the Fillmore West Jul 1, 1970 The blues scholar and solo troubadour performs classics like "Steady Rollin' Man," "Boogie Chillen" and "Spoonful" in this 1970 set.
  29. Rock: Stevie Wonder in Motown, '84 Rock Stevie Wonder in Motown, '84 Apr 14, 1984 The genius performs the unreleased "It's Growing" along with classics like "Superstition," "Higher Ground," "Living for the City" and "Sir Duke."
  30. Rock: Billy Preston's Incredible Soul Rock Billy Preston's Incredible Soul Feb 2, 1996 The gifted organist-singer-songwriter performs Sam Cooke's "A Change is Gonna Come" along with his many '70s hits in this '96 set.
  31. Rock: Buffalo Springfield Alumni Playlist Rock Buffalo Springfield Alumni Playlist The dissolution of this legendary '60s band resulted in even more great music from a variety of sources.
  32. Jazz: Oregon's Jazz Meets World Music Mix Jazz Oregon's Jazz Meets World Music Mix Jul 3, 1975 The pioneering quartet plays Ralph Towner's "Icarus" and "The Silence of a Candle" and Paul McCandless' "Undertow" in this 1975 set.
  33. Blues: Video: Susan Tedeschi at Newport '07 Blues Video: Susan Tedeschi at Newport '07 Aug 12, 2007 The soulful singer-guitarist exercises her gospel-tinged pipes on a rousing version of her blues shuffle "Feeling Music Brings."
  34. Rock: Mountain at the Fillmore East Rock Mountain at the Fillmore East Jun 27, 1971 The propulsive rhythm section of Felix Pappalardi on bass and Corky Laing on drums anchors this characteristically astounding performance.
  35. Rock: Humble Pie, Hot 'n Nasty in '73 Rock Humble Pie, Hot 'n Nasty in '73 May 6, 1973 Humble Pie deliver a furious set at San Francisco's Winterland, driven by the two-guitar attack of Steve Marriott and Clem Clempson.
  36. Rock: Great Society at the Fillmore, '66 Rock Great Society at the Fillmore, '66 Jun 10, 1966 Before joining Jefferson Airplane, Grace Slick sang "Somebody to Love" and "White Rabbit" with this band she formed with husband Jerry Slick.
  37. Jazz: Lady Ella at Carnegie Hall Jazz Lady Ella at Carnegie Hall Jun 24, 1978 This great recording of the Queen of Jazz from '78 is not to be missed. Her voice breathes new life into the old tune "St. Louis Blues."
  38. Folk & Bluegrass: Uncut: New Grass Revival, '78 Folk & Bluegrass Uncut: New Grass Revival, '78 Jul 27, 1978 The progressive bluegrass band featuring mandolinist Sam Bush and banjoist Courtney Johnson heats up this Amazing Grace crowd.
  39. Comedy: Aqua Teen Hunger Force for Xmas Comedy Aqua Teen Hunger Force for Xmas Dec 22, 2009 The Teens dropped by Daytrotter to spread some holiday cheer, and some boogers. Neighbor Glenn Danzig, sadly, does not appear.
  40. Indie: Justin Townes Earle's Barnstormer Set Indie Justin Townes Earle's Barnstormer Set Jul 4, 2010 The singer-songwriter and son of alt-country artist Steve Earle performs tunes from Midnight at the Movies and Harlem River Blues.
  41. Blues: Winter at Winterland: Butterfield Blues Band Blues Winter at Winterland: Butterfield Blues Band Sep 30, 1966 Hear the original BBB lineup in '66 - featuring Elvin Bishop & Howlin' Wolf's rhythm section - establishing influence over the San Francisco sound.
  42. Rock: Frampton's Still Alive! Rock Frampton's Still Alive! Jul 2, 1977 Peter Frampton hit the road again in '77 in support of his album I'm In You, just a year after his monumental success with Frampton Comes Alive.
  43. Rock: The Return of Big Star, 1996 Rock The Return of Big Star, 1996 Nov 16, 1996 Twenty years after disbanding, the Memphis power pop band, led by singer-songwriter-guitarist Alex Chilton, reformed with a new lineup.
  44. Rock: '90s Flashback: Barenaked Ladies Rock '90s Flashback: Barenaked Ladies Oct 17, 1998 Probably the most popular Canadian quintet of the late-'90s, BNL's quirky lyrics became the catchy pre-Y2K pop narrative. Hear them in 1998.
  45. Rock: Eric Burdon in NYC Rock Eric Burdon in NYC Dec 15, 1995 The Animals' main man updated his sound for the '90s, but classics like "House of the Rising Son" were still down and dirty.
  46. Jazz: Uncut: Tal Farlow's Comeback Concert Jazz Uncut: Tal Farlow's Comeback Concert Jul 4, 1976 The late, great guitarist (born today in 1921) emerged from semi-retirement for this 1976 set with Jack Six, Hank Jones and Roy Haynes.
  47. Rock: Vault History: The Rolling Thunder Revue Rock Vault History: The Rolling Thunder Revue Oct 31, 1975 Although this show, recorded on Halloween in 1975, was only the second for Dylan's Rolling Thunder Revue, the raw energy and spontaneity can't be denied.
  48. 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.
  49. Rock: Drive-By Truckers' Southern Gothic Rock Drive-By Truckers' Southern Gothic Jul 6, 2010 Hear Patterson Hood and Co. sing their songs of alienation, rage and redemption from 2010's The Big To Do at Big Orange Studio in Austin, TX.
  50. Rock: Uncut: Primus Sucks! Rock Uncut: Primus Sucks! Aug 14, 1994 Only a band with such unrelenting chops could have the humor to celebrate this ironic rallying cry from its fans.
  51. Blues: All Hail the Three Kings Blues All Hail the Three Kings Freddie, Albert and B.B. King flash their respective vocal styles and guitar chops with passion in this bluesy playlist from 1967-1971.
  52. Rock: The Neville Brothers at Tipitina's, '91 Rock The Neville Brothers at Tipitina's, '91 Jun 19, 1991 New Orleans' first family of funk plays tunes from Yellow Moon and Brother's Keeper in the Crescent City's most famous venue.

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