Concert Vault
  1. Rock: Top 5 Downloads of 2012: Little Feat Rock Top 5 Downloads of 2012: Little Feat Winterland Feb 14, 1976 Rock: Top 5 Downloads of 2012: Little Feat Winterland | Feb 14, 1976

    We’re counting down the five most downloaded concerts of the past year this week, starting today with #5: Little Feat.

  2. Rock: Jackson Browne at Shoreline Amphitheater Rock Jackson Browne at Shoreline Amphitheater Shoreline Amphitheatre Oct 10, 1992 Rock: Jackson Browne at Shoreline Amphitheater Shoreline Amphitheatre | Oct 10, 1992 watch video

    The singer-songwriter gets an assist from guest Bonnie Raitt on "World in Motion" and "Here Come Those Tears Again" in this 1992 set.

  3. Rock: Gregg Allman's Spring Tour Rock Gregg Allman's Spring Tour Auditorium Shores May 25, 1987 Rock: Gregg Allman's Spring Tour Auditorium Shores | May 25, 1987

    The organist and soulful singer commences the Midwest leg of his tour this week with his new band. Hear him tour I'm No Angel in 1987.

  4. Rock: Funk Fridays: Maceo Parker Rock Funk Fridays: Maceo Parker Newport Jazz Festival Aug 16, 1992 Rock: Funk Fridays: Maceo Parker Newport Jazz Festival | Aug 16, 1992 watch video

    The alto saxman joins his JB Horns partners Pee Wee Ellis and Fred Wesley for "2% jazz and 98% funky stuff" in this concert video.

  5. Country: Video: Mike and the Moonpies, 2011 Country Video: Mike and the Moonpies, 2011 Codfish Hollow Barn Apr 30, 2011 Country: Video: Mike and the Moonpies, 2011 Codfish Hollow Barn | Apr 30, 2011 watch video

    The Austin honky-tonk band fronted by singer Mike Harmeier and featuring Catlin Rutherford's killer Tele licks plays Codfish Hollow Barn.

  6. Rock: Van Morrison Premieres 'Tupelo Honey' Rock Van Morrison Premieres 'Tupelo Honey' Pacific High Studios Sep 5, 1971 Rock: Van Morrison Premieres 'Tupelo Honey' Pacific High Studios | Sep 5, 1971

    The recently-knighted Irish soul man sings "Wild Night," "Moonshine Whiskey" and others from his then-new album in this 1971 set.

  7. Rock: George Porter Jr. at Black Oak Ranch, '98 Rock George Porter Jr. at Black Oak Ranch, '98 Black Oak Ranch Sep 5, 1998 Rock: George Porter Jr. at Black Oak Ranch, '98 Black Oak Ranch | Sep 5, 1998

    The Meters' bassist performs "Funkify Yourself," "Cissy Strut" and the instrumental "Yeah, You Right" with his band, the Runnin' Pardners.

  8. Folk & Bluegrass: Uncut: Arlo Guthrie at the Kennedy Center Folk & Bluegrass Uncut: Arlo Guthrie at the Kennedy Center Kennedy Center Nov 19, 2001 Folk & Bluegrass: Uncut: Arlo Guthrie at the Kennedy Center Kennedy Center | Nov 19, 2001

    The troubadour-raconteur performs orchestral versions of his "Soldier Makes It Home" and "City of New Orleans" at this 2001 concert.

  9. Interviews: Tina Turner's Long Road to the Top Interviews Tina Turner's Long Road to the Top Jan 20, 1985 Interviews: Tina Turner's Long Road to the Top Jan 20, 1985

    In 1984 at the age of 44, Tina Turner finally hit #1. Hear her talk about her first #1 single in this interview less than a year later.

  10. Interviews: Stevie Ray Vaughan Opens Up Interviews Stevie Ray Vaughan Opens Up Lone Star Cafe Jan 1, 1985 Interviews: Stevie Ray Vaughan Opens Up Lone Star Cafe | Jan 1, 1985 watch video

    The Texas guitar hero speaks candidly about his upbringing and influences in this pre-rehab interview from 1985 at the Lone Star Cafe.

  11. Rock: Artists of 'This Is 40' Rock Artists of 'This Is 40' Rock: Artists of 'This Is 40' Artists Featured in 'This Is 40'

    Hear this Concert Vault sampling of the artists featured in Judd Apatow's new comedy This Is 40, from Punch Brothers to Graham Parker.

  12. Rock: Alice Cooper Vs. School Rock Alice Cooper Vs. School Rock: Alice Cooper Vs. School Back To School

    Every year, Mr. Cooper is proven wrong by the millions of students heading back to school in the fall. According to this playlist, school's in.

  13. Indie: JENNY O's Self-Assured Folk Indie JENNY O's Self-Assured Folk Good Danny's Sep 20, 2012 Indie: JENNY O's Self-Assured Folk Good Danny's | Sep 20, 2012

    Listen to Los Angeles singer/songwriter JENNY O perform cuts off her stellar record Automechanic at last year's SXSW festival in Austin, TX.

  14. Indie: Casiotone for the Painfully Alone Indie Casiotone for the Painfully Alone Daytrotter Studio May 14, 2006 Indie: Casiotone for the Painfully Alone Daytrotter Studio | May 14, 2006

    Owen Ashworth, the brain behind the quirky lo-fi one-man band, performs tunes from Twinkle Echo and Etiquette in this 2009 set.

  15. Rock: Jeff Beck Just Wants to Play Rock Jeff Beck Just Wants to Play Riverside Theatre May 10, 1975 Rock: Jeff Beck Just Wants to Play Riverside Theatre | May 10, 1975

    With the release of Blow By Blow, it became clear that Beck could head in any direction he wanted. This instrumental show from '75 is nothing short of incredible.

  16. Blues: GRAMMY WINNER: Johnny Winter Blues GRAMMY WINNER: Johnny Winter Palladium Mar 4, 1977 Blues: GRAMMY WINNER: Johnny Winter Palladium | Mar 4, 1977

    The late Texas bluesman won a posthumous "Best Blues Album" Grammy for his Step Back. Hear him with Muddy Waters in 1978.

  17. Rock: Dylan & The Band Reunion Tour Hits Boston Rock Dylan & The Band Reunion Tour Hits Boston Boston Garden Jan 14, 1974 Rock: Dylan & The Band Reunion Tour Hits Boston Boston Garden | Jan 14, 1974

    The Month of Dylan rolls on with this incredible show from Bob's 1974 tour with The Band. It doesn't get much better than this.

  18. Blues: Remembering Mike Bloomfield Blues Remembering Mike Bloomfield Record Plant Nov 10, 1974 Blues: Remembering Mike Bloomfield Record Plant | Nov 10, 1974

    The guitarist had stints in The Paul Butterfield Blues Band and Electric Flag before backing Dylan at '65 Newport. Hear him leading his own band in '74.

  19. Rock: Crazy 'Bout That Pierce Arrow Rock Crazy 'Bout That Pierce Arrow Nov 29, 1976 Rock: Crazy 'Bout That Pierce Arrow Nov 29, 1976

    Songwriting partners David Buskin and Robin Batteau lead the band on "Take This Heart" and "Crazy 'Bout That Music" in this 1976 concert.

  20. Rock: The Bangles in '86 Rock The Bangles in '86 Syria Mosque Oct 29, 1986 Rock: The Bangles in '86 Syria Mosque | 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.

  21. Rock: New Release: The Bangles in '86 Rock New Release: The Bangles in '86 Syria Mosque Oct 29, 1986 Rock: New Release: The Bangles in '86 Syria Mosque | Oct 29, 1986

    Eavesdrop on The Bangles in their prime, soundchecking for one of the most important concerts of their career.

  22. Rock: Ronnie James Dio Rules Rock Ronnie James Dio Rules Spectrum Aug 25, 1984 Rock: Ronnie James Dio Rules Spectrum | Aug 25, 1984

    Grab your claymore, a war hammer & a chalice of fine mead, and take a trip through the badass medieval rabbithole that is Dio.

  23. Indie: Ra Ra Riot Get Futuristic With 'Beta Love' Indie Ra Ra Riot Get Futuristic With 'Beta Love' Independent Feb 27, 2009 Indie: Ra Ra Riot Get Futuristic With 'Beta Love' Independent | Feb 27, 2009 watch video

    Ra Ra Riot announced their new record Beta Love, inspired by "cyberpunk and futurism," is set to drop on January 22nd. Here they are at Noise Pop '09.

  24. Jazz: Video: Carmen McRae Sings Monk Jazz Video: Carmen McRae Sings Monk Newport Jazz Festival Aug 14, 1988 Jazz: Video: Carmen McRae Sings Monk Newport Jazz Festival | Aug 14, 1988 watch video

    The jazz diva performs "Rhythm-a-Ning," "Ruby My Dear," "Straight No Chaser" and "In Walked Bud" at the 1988 Newport Jazz Festival.

  25. Blues: Video: Hot Tuna at the Vault, 2011 Blues Video: Hot Tuna at the Vault, 2011 Wolfgang's Vault Jun 24, 2011 Blues: Video: Hot Tuna at the Vault, 2011 Wolfgang's Vault | Jun 24, 2011 watch video

    Guitarist Jorma Kaukonen and longtime partner Jack Casady perform an intimate set of acoustic blues tunes by Rev. Gary Davis and Blind Blake.

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  1. Comedy: Monty Python's Flying Circus in NYC Comedy Monty Python's Flying Circus in NYC City Center Apr 23, 1976 Comedy: Monty Python's Flying Circus in NYC City Center | Apr 23, 1976

    Hear the Brit comedy troupe perform "The Lumberjack Song" and other hilarious bits like "Travel Agent" and "Nudge Nudge" in this '76 show.

  2. Rock: King's X at Tramps, 1996 Rock King's X at Tramps, 1996 Tramps Aug 7, 1996 Rock: King's X at Tramps, 1996 Tramps | Aug 7, 1996

    The power trio (guitarist Ty Tabor, bassist Doug Pinnick, drummer Jerry Gaskill) performs tunes from Ear Candy and Gretchen Goes to Nebraska.

  3. Rock: Elton John Rocks Saratoga, '82 Rock Elton John Rocks Saratoga, '82 Saratoga Performing Arts Center Jul 25, 1982 Rock: Elton John Rocks Saratoga, '82 Saratoga Performing Arts Center | Jul 25, 1982

    Reggie delivers dynamic performances of "Funeral for a Friend," "Goodbye Yellow Brick Road," and "Crocodile Rock" in this 2-hour set.

  4. Rock: Los Lobos at Tramps, 1999 Rock Los Lobos at Tramps, 1999 Tramps Jun 17, 1999 Rock: Los Lobos at Tramps, 1999 Tramps | Jun 17, 1999

    The versatile group mixes cumbias, polkas, zydeco and roots rock with covers of Traffic's "Dear Mr. Fantasy" and Neil Young's "Cinnamon Girl."

  5. Interviews: Joe Cocker's Stories from the Road Interviews Joe Cocker's Stories from the Road Jul 23, 1989 Interviews: Joe Cocker's Stories from the Road Jul 23, 1989

    In the midst of a 1989 European tour, JC took time to talk shop with World of Rock radio host Scott Muni.

  6. Country: Emmylou Harris' New Directions Country Emmylou Harris' New Directions Tramps Aug 10, 1996 Country: Emmylou Harris' New Directions Tramps | Aug 10, 1996

    The singer-songwriter performs tunes from her Grammy-winning album Wrecking Ball and delivers a rousing "Indian Red" in this '96 set.

  7. Jazz: The Dynamic Anita O'Day Jazz The Dynamic Anita O'Day Newport Jazz Festival Jul 3, 1969 Jazz: The Dynamic Anita O'Day Newport Jazz Festival | Jul 3, 1969

    Anita O'day loved to challenge her band with crushing amounts of energy and solid performances well into the year of her death in 2006.

  8. Rock: Werewolves of Bridge School Rock Werewolves of Bridge School Rock: Werewolves of Bridge School

    Warren Zevon performs his monster classic, "Werewolves of London," at the annual Bridge School Benefit concert in 1993.

  9. Blues: Lonnie Mack at Ash Grove Blues Lonnie Mack at Ash Grove Ash Grove Dec 6, 1969 Blues: Lonnie Mack at Ash Grove Ash Grove | Dec 6, 1969

    The blues-rock pioneer, a big influence on Stevie Ray Vaughan, showcases his soulful vocals and stinging Flying V guitar licks in this 1969 concert.

  10. Rock: Leonard Cohen at Royal Albert Hall Rock Leonard Cohen at Royal Albert Hall Royal Albert Hall Jun 5, 1988 Rock: Leonard Cohen at Royal Albert Hall Royal Albert Hall | Jun 5, 1988

    Musical icon Leonard Cohen performed "Tower Of Song" at his appearance during the Prince's Trust Rock Gala in 1988.

  11. Rock: Foreigner at Philly's Spectrum, '79 Rock Foreigner at Philly's Spectrum, '79 Spectrum Oct 22, 1979 Rock: Foreigner at Philly's Spectrum, '79 Spectrum | Oct 22, 1979

    The '70s rock band reunites tonight at the New York's Citi Field following the Mets-Cubs game. Hear the group in its heyday in this uncut concert.

  12. Folk & Bluegrass: Phil Ochs in the Summer of '67 Folk & Bluegrass Phil Ochs in the Summer of '67 Ash Grove Jul 2, 1967 Folk & Bluegrass: Phil Ochs in the Summer of '67 Ash Grove | Jul 2, 1967

    Presented here is a previously unheard recording of Ochs performing live at the Ash Grove, shortly after his relocation to California during the Summer Of Love.

  13. Blues: John Lee Hooker at Newport, 1991 Blues John Lee Hooker at Newport, 1991 Newport Jazz Festival Aug 17, 1991 Blues: John Lee Hooker at Newport, 1991 Newport Jazz Festival | Aug 17, 1991 watch video

    The Boogie Man delivers his distinctive brand of electrified Delta blues on "Backstabbers" and an 18-minute vamp on "Boogie Chillen."

  14. Indie: The Dodos Indie The Dodos Cafe Du Nord Feb 28, 2008 Indie: The Dodos Cafe Du Nord | Feb 28, 2008 watch video

    With marching-band-metal drumming and psychedelic-folk-acoustic strumming, The Dodos make propulsive, unique, and fantastic music.

  15. Comedy: Remembering Jackie Moms Mabley Comedy Remembering Jackie Moms Mabley Newport Jazz Festival Jul 5, 1964 Comedy: Remembering Jackie Moms Mabley Newport Jazz Festival | Jul 5, 1964

    The pioneering comedienne is the subject of a new documentary by Whoopi Goldberg which premieres tonight on HBO. Hear her in '64.

  16. Jazz: New Release: Don Ellis Orchestra at Newport Jazz New Release: Don Ellis Orchestra at Newport Newport Jazz Festival Jul 3, 1967 Jazz: New Release: Don Ellis Orchestra at Newport Newport Jazz Festival | Jul 3, 1967

    The trumpeter-composer explores complex time signatures and electronics with his adventurous big band at the 1967 Newport Jazz Festival.

  17. Indie: The New Faces of Soul Indie The New Faces of Soul Indie: The New Faces of Soul The New Faces of Soul

    Hear the nu-wave of soul music performed by such indie artists as Raphael Saadiq, Allen Stone, Vintage Trouble and others in this playlist.

  18. Indie: Phosphorescent's Cosmic Americana Indie Phosphorescent's Cosmic Americana Daytrotter Studio Mar 7, 2008 Indie: Phosphorescent's Cosmic Americana Daytrotter Studio | Mar 7, 2008

    As Phosphorescent ready their new record, Muchacho, take their Daytrotter session from '08 for a spin. A must listen for fans of Neil Young and The Band.

  19. Comedy: Uncut: Eddie Murphy at the Felt Forum, '86 Comedy Uncut: Eddie Murphy at the Felt Forum, '86 Felt Forum Aug 27, 1986 Comedy: Uncut: Eddie Murphy at the Felt Forum, '86 Felt Forum | Aug 27, 1986

    Bringing new meaning to the term "Uncut," this 1986 performance from the height of the former SNL star's stand-up career is not for the faint.

  20. Blues: Aretha's Big Sis Has Got Soul Blues Aretha's Big Sis Has Got Soul Carousel Ballroom Apr 21, 1968 Blues: Aretha's Big Sis Has Got Soul Carousel Ballroom | Apr 21, 1968

    Backed up by members of Electric Flag, Erma Franklin gives the Carousel Ballroom a hot and loose Stax/Volt-style revue.

  21. Jazz: The John Coltrane Quintet Jazz The John Coltrane Quintet Newport Jazz Festival Jul 2, 1966 Jazz: The John Coltrane Quintet Newport Jazz Festival | Jul 2, 1966

    This 1966 recording of Trane's final Newport appearance captures the legend in his free jazz phase, playing with white-hot intensity and inexhaustible energy.

  22. Rock: Chuck Berry's 'Ding-A-Ling' Rock Chuck Berry's 'Ding-A-Ling' Winterland Mar 18, 1967 Rock: Chuck Berry's 'Ding-A-Ling' Winterland | Mar 18, 1967

    Hear the architect of rock & roll, Chuck Berry, play his controversial #1 single "My Ding-A-Ling" at The Fillmore in '67 as the Steve Miller Band backs him up.

  23. Country: New Release: Alabama plays Alabama in '83 Country New Release: Alabama plays Alabama in '83 BJCC Arena Apr 9, 1983 Country: New Release: Alabama plays Alabama in '83 BJCC Arena | Apr 9, 1983

    With three #1 singles and a bevy of awards, Randy Owen and company were the veritable kings of country at the time of this recording.

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