Great White-Rock Me-Anaheim CA-7-24-93

We received a nice note recently from Bobby Black at In the Studio Dallas/Ft.Worth affiliate KZPS who had dinner with Great White keyboard player/producer Michael Lardie. It seems that Lardie was reminiscing appreciatively about the positive…

Neil Young and Crazy Horse-Down By the River-San Francisco 1986

Neil Young and Crazy Horse have been playing together almost as long as the Stones, and they still tour together plus record in Neil's barn, the results of which you can hear on  Psychedelic Pill. While you are dialing up that or Young's long-awaited…

Lynyrd Skynyrd- Sweet Home Alabama- Dallas 1993

L-R Ed King, Gary Rossington, Johnny Van Zant of Lynyrd Skynyrd performing "Sweet Home Alabama" acoustically in front of a small invited audience- Q102 Dallas , Spring 1993 -Redbeard

John Mellencamp-Pink Houses

To celebrate Labor Day in America this upcoming weekend, here is the Dallas live acoustic performance of  "Pink Houses" on my Q102 radio show 10-1-91 with Mike Wanchic on acoustic guitar & harmonies and the great Kenny Aronoff on tambourine.…

Sting-Message in a Bottle 1981

This solo performance by Sting (his first ever) of "Message in a Bottle" at the second Amnesty International fundraiser in London 1981 , known as "The Secret Policeman's Other Ball", is extremely rare ...(more)

Peter Frampton-All I Want to Be is By Your Side 2-94

Working without a net , unrehearsed and totally impromptu ,surrounded by wall-to-wall fans crammed like sardines into a Dallas bar/restaurant in February 1994 for my Friday afternoon remote broadcast on Q-102 ,Peter Frampton obliges his loyal fans with the appropriate "All I Want to Be is By Your Side" which I first played back in 1972 on my first radio station in Findlay , Ohio . -Redbeard

Squeeze's Chris Difford and Glenn Tilbrook-Crying in My Sleep 10-91

From October 1991 in Arlington TX nightclub live on Q102, Squeeze mainstays Chris Difford and Glenn Tilbrook strumming through "Crying in My Sleep" remarkably with no stage, no monitors, no PA,  no lights, straight off the floor. Wow, what…
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A&M Records 50th Anniversary pt1

No one would be surprised to find that A&M Records, the most successful independent American label, headquartered in Hollywood no less, had the majority of their pop and jazz music successes come from U.S. recording artists, starting with…

A&M Records 50th Anniversary pt 3

The conclusion of the A&M Records 50th anniversary with interviews and music from the Eighties and Nineties, including Bryan Adams and Soundgarden's Chris Cornell. Part 3 of 3   [jwplayer config="Audio Player" file="http://s3.amazonaws.com/its-masters/a-m_records_50th/a-m-records-50th-anniversary-pt3.mp3"…

38 Special-Wild Eyed Southern Boys 12-31-82

38 Special live New Years Eve 1982 Memphis Mid-South Coliseum with"Wild-Eyed Southern Boys" [jwplayer config="Audio Player" file="http://its-live.s3.amazonaws.com/LIVE-38-special-wild-eyed-southern-boys.mp3" image="/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/audio-thumb.jpg"…