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video 16:24 Muddy Waters and Sister Rosetta Tharpe- The Blues and Gospel Train- 1964

Muddy Waters and Sister Rosetta Tharpe- Th...

During the !960’s, British TV audiences expressed an interest in shows that featured U.S Blues Artists. The revelation that groups such as The Rolling Stones, Yardbirds, Animals, Them and others were influenced by these pioneers, produced shows such as the one seen here from Manchester…16 minutes

Posted by Rich Buckland, 08/30/2010 07:20 PM

video 59:53 American Folk/ Blues Film Festival-1964 Featuring Howlin' Wolf, Sonny Boy Williamson, Junior Wells, Otis Rush, Koko Taylor, Big Joe Turner and Many Others!

American Folk/ Blues Film Festival-1964 Fe...

Originally filmed for German television, this compilation of performances displays an amazing array of original, influential artists illustrating their powerful depths plus a style of song the likes of which we shall never hear written again. We hope you enjoy this hour of true brilliance.

Posted by Rich Buckland, 08/26/2010 06:47 AM

video 72:41 The London Rock and Roll Show- It Was Called The British Woodstock- Live at Wembley Arena, August 5, 1972 featuring Chuck Berry, Little Richard, Bo Diddley, Bill Haley and Jerry Lee Lewis

The London Rock and Roll Show- It Was Call...

As Mick Jagger stated at the time, “no one believed that the inspirations for all that we love would actually perform together on a single day.” But that is exactly what occured on August 5th, 1972 when the first revival of it’s kind hit British shores and entranced 1000’s of UK fans.70 Min.

Posted by Rich Buckland, 08/09/2010 02:17 AM

video 69:20 Dave Van Ronk- Live at The Bottom Line, NYC- One Of The Final Performances Of A Legend

Dave Van Ronk- Live at The Bottom Line, NY...

He was known as The Mayor of MacDougal Street, which was a reference to just one of the Greenwich Village streets he lived and played his music on.Van Ronk was a significant influence to all interested in the history of folk, jazz and all formats of popular music. Dave was simply a true original.1hr

Posted by Rich Buckland, 07/31/2010 08:30 PM

video 61:30 Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band- Live At Hyde Park, London- June 28, 2009- 1 Hour

Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band- L...

It is difficult to believe that it has been 40 years since High School comrade Bill Mesnik introduced me to a singer/composer named Springsteen. In 1971 I joined 50 other fans at Franklin Pierce College in Vermont as Bruce played for 5 hours during a snowstorm. 4 decades later, his passion remains.

Posted by Rich Buckland, 07/24/2010 01:01 PM

video 50:25 The Untouchables- The Lily Dallas Story Featuring Larry Parks! 50 Minutes.

The Untouchables- The Lily Dallas Story Fe...

Larry Parks was an enigmatic actor of the 1940’s whose career took a dark turn when he was blacklisted by the ugly machine piloted by Senator Joseph McCarthy. After an Academy Award nomination for “The Jolson Story” his roles diminished. This star turn on “The Untouchables” was his final TV role.

Posted by Rich Buckland, 07/16/2010 03:25 PM

video 21:50 Is "Stagecoach" The Greatest Motion Picture Ever Made?

Is "Stagecoach" The Greatest Motion Pictur...

From the moment that motion pictures became an art form that aspired to inspire, the race began to create the most emotive productions possible. “Stagecoach” articulates and combines both the visual as well as the poetic in an unprecedented fashion. This comprehensive video essay says it all. 20 Min

Posted by Rich Buckland, 07/05/2010 02:10 PM

video 05:58 Van Morrison- "Cypress Avenue"- Live At The Hollywood Bowl

Van Morrison- "Cypress Avenue"- Live At Th...

With this presentation of “Cypress Avenue” we are pleased to have offered all eight, full length performances which comprise the album known as “Astral Weeks”. We offer deep gratitude to Mr. Morrison and producer Josh Karchmer for allowing this concert to appear on our site for a limited period.

Posted by Rich Buckland, 06/27/2010 04:21 PM