BBC Session (Friday Rock Show)
Recorded 30th Mar 1981 for Tommy Vances BBC Radio 1 Friday Rock Show
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Raymond Haller - Vocals & Bass
Vivian Campbell - Guitar
Trevor Fleming - Guitar
David Bates - Drums
Live At BBC (2 appearances)
Paris Theatre, London
22nd August 1979
This is taken from a BBC Transcription Disc. The sound is awesome which includes the DJ's intro.
The show originally featured seven songs but the radio rebroadcast included only 6 (Missing 'Rock Brigade')
So this will be the last of the sets I'll be upping from Purples Return Of The Knebworth Fayre festival as The Scorpions refused to let the BBC record their set (The most excellent World Wide Live album had just come out) and my tape of Purple's set is the truncated one that was later released...
I think this is my favourite set from the Knebworth Fayre '85. Many people were saying that they were well past their best by now but this is a great performance, full of classics. Only downer with this one is that I recorded it on a C-60 (remember those?!) so side one ran out just before the...
Apparently Mr. Loaf walked from the stage in a bit of a huff after Bat Out Of Hell, not surprising really as he did the whole gig with his leg in plaster from a break and was having the regulatory bottles of anyone's guess thrown at him throughout the set.
Nevertheless it's a great set of...
Band number 3 from the Return To The Knebworth Fayre festival. A great set from the lads from Northern Ireland. RIP Tommy McManus.
1. Gentlemen Rogues
2. One Last Chance
3. Guitar Solo
4. Runaway Dreams
5. Mama Weer All Crazy Now
6. Straight Forward, No Lookin' Back...
Another one culled from my collection of Friday Rock Show tapes.
Classic Nuclear Assault, one of my favourite thrash bands ever.
Introduced, as ever, by Tommy Vance
2. Stranded In Hell
3. Nuclear War
5. My America
6. Radiation Sickness...
Taped from the Friday Rock Show in the mid '80s.
1 Metal Gods
2 Hell Bent For Leather
3 Breaking The Law
5 Victim Of Changes
6 Green Manalishi...
7 Livin' After Midnight
Another Friday Rock Show Broadcast, Mama's Boys at Marillion's Welcome To The Garden Party festival at Milton Keynes Bowl.
1 Lettin' Go
2 One Last Chance
3 Runaway Dreams
4 Straight Forward, No Lookin Back.
FM broadcast on the Friday Rock Show, evn got a little of the late Tommy Vance speaking on the end of it
3 How Far Jerusalem
4 Lonely Night
5 Just Like An Arrow
6 Kingdom Of Madness
7 When The World Comes Down...