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audio 05:31 Neil Young and Pearl Jam- 'Mr. Soul'. Rare Live Recording From Seattle, 1993.

Neil Young and Pearl Jam- 'Mr. Soul'. Rare...

Of all of the great Rock collaberations within the last 20 years, the union of Neil Young and Pearl Jam stands among one of the finest. These artists have an appreciation and understanding of the realm each inhabits that creates passionate versions of material both hold dear. Here they are in ‘93

Posted by Rich Buckland, 05/22/2012 07:47 AM

audio 06:06 Tom Waits- 'San Diego Serenade'- Live At The Agora, Cleveland, Ohio, New Years Eve, 1976

Tom Waits- 'San Diego Serenade'- Live At T...

Here is the glory, the mercy, the poetic luminescence and the gravel road that is Tom Waits in all of it’s sublime, hipster fever. This recording can be found on the Splender of Bohemia release- Last Call In Cleveland which was recorded live at the Agora Club on December 31, 1976. Enjoy my friends.

Posted by Rich Buckland, 05/14/2012 02:44 PM

video 05:11 Buddy Guy Meets Muddy Waters ( And Jimi Too!) From 'Lightning In A Bottle'- 2004

Buddy Guy Meets Muddy Waters ( And Jimi To...

The path was forged way before Robert Johnson and Charlie Patton but they started the fire that led towards the recognition of Blues as the core genre of Rock inspiration. What can be said of the depths explored by Muddy, Buddy and then of course Jimi? Well here is a crash course.

Posted by Rich Buckland, 05/12/2012 10:11 AM

audio 01:42 The Amazing Criswell- 'Someone Walked Over My Grave!' Rare Acetate From The Off Beat, 50's Psychic Who Opened 'Plan 9 From Outer Space'.

The Amazing Criswell- 'Someone Walked Over...

Anyone who has seen either Tim Burton’s ‘Ed Wood’ or the Edward D. Wood classic ‘Plan 9 From Outer Space’ knows something about the man who called himself The Amazing Criswell. Jeron Criswell Konig was an off beat 1950’s, Los Angeles TV personality, the likes of whom we shall never see again.

Posted by Rich Buckland, 05/07/2012 09:47 AM

video 01:56 The 'Beat' Poets Speak!- William S. Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg, Jim Carroll, Anne Waldman, Ed Sanders- A Short Excursion Through Literary Grace.

The 'Beat' Poets Speak!- William S. Burrou...

They were the most significant composers of word art since Walt Whitman, James Joyce and Marcel Proust. These writers expanded upon visions considered taboo or too uncomfortable for the relaxed printed page. Marvel within the domain of Burroughs, Ginsberg, Waldman and the children they inspired.

Posted by Rich Buckland, 04/25/2012 08:33 AM

video 03:35 Peter Rowan and The Texas Trio -Featuring Tony Rice and Jerry Douglas- Live At The Greyfox Bluegrass Festival-From The Documentary 'Bluegrass Journey'

Peter Rowan and The Texas Trio -Featuring ...

Here is a treat from one our most original musicians. Mr. Rowan has been at it since 1966 when Elektra Records picked up his group ‘Earth Opera’. Since that time his contributions have been numerous and wondrous. His most prolific was the iconic gathering that rendered the album ‘Old and In The Way

Posted by Rich Buckland, 04/24/2012 04:35 PM

video 06:57 Marianne Faithfull- Live At St. Anne's Church, Brooklyn, N.Y-1989- 'Lucy Jordan & As Tears Go By'

Marianne Faithfull- Live At St. Anne's Chu...

It’s difficult to fathom that this performance was filmed 23 years ago. Marianne has long been regarded as a mystic bohemian survivor of an era that left many casualties behind. She is indeed ‘Sister Morphine’ and provides a vocal and visual portrait unlike many female performers of her daring.

Posted by Rich Buckland, 03/12/2012 01:46 PM

video 05:12 Roxy Music With Bryan Ferry plus Abba!! From The Abba In Switzerland Special- February, 1979

Roxy Music With Bryan Ferry plus Abba!! Fr...

We are pleased to present a great 5 minute segment from the Abba In Switzerland special, circa 1979. Roxy Music with Bryan Ferry perform ‘Dance Away.’ Abba takes to the slopes backed by their Swedish signature sound! It’s all Fabuloso Baby! A winter treat from Renaissance CD and DVD just for you!!

Posted by Rich Buckland, 02/10/2012 08:09 AM