Tuesday, May 15, 2007

NIGHTMUSIC!

No, I'm not turning this blog into a YouTube satellite, but I just realized that Youtube is crawling with clips from the coolest music show to ever grace the nation's television airwaves, Nightmusic. Here's a link to lots of 'em.

You can find Pharoah Sanders, Nick Cave, The Pixies, Richard Thompson, Graham Parker, NRBQ ... and so many more. I've been complaining for years that this show isn't available on DVD. But at least we have YouTube.

Below is one of the most infamous Nightmusic performances of all time. Conway Twitty singing the blues with dancing by The Residents.


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