Neon (TV)

22. 12. 1979 petr.halla 0

PLAYLIST Grinding Halt INFO On 12 December 1979, The Cure played live show at Melkweg in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Unfortunately only one song was broadcasted on Dutch TV in the programme called Neon. 2 minsLater on 27 December 2010, it was re-broadcasted in the programme Fragment Neon, 1979 on Dutch TV channel VPRO. BROADCAST HISTORY 22.12.1979 – Nederland 2 / VPRO (Netherlands) @ 20:40 CET27.12.2010 – VPRO (Netherlands) @ 13:34 CET — Fragment Neon, 1979 — VIDEO VIDEOSTILLS

Chorus (TV)

16. 12. 1979 petr.halla 0

PLAYLIST A Forest, Three Imaginary Boys, Killing An Arab INFO On 8 December 1979, The Cure did their first live TV special at Theatre de l’Empire in Paris. They played songs like Killing An Arab, Boys Don’t Cry, Jumping Someone Else’s Train, Three Imaginary Boys, A Forest (this time called as At Night) and Seventeen Seconds. Unfortunately, only three songs were broadcasted. 9 minsThere is an advert published in NME (24/11/1979) promoting this show as the part of the Future Pastimes tour scheduled on 3 December 1979. But it looks like this show has been postponed one week later, [more…]

Something Else (TV)

3. 11. 1979 petr.halla 0

PLAYLIST Love In A Void, Regal Zone INFO When Robert Smith joined Siouxsie And The Banshees, he played with them live TV performance, which was probably filmed on 20 September 1979 at Oxford Road Studios in Manchester, England. 6 minsSong Love In A Void was also broadcasted in 1993 in the programme called Sounds of the 70s on BBC, later in 2017 on UKTV Yesterday. Also BBC broadcasted this song again in 1999 in the programme called Peel’s Sounds of the 60s & 70s.Short excerpt of Regal Zone was broadcasted in the programme called Rock Familly Trees: Banshees and [more…]

Neon (TV)

7. 10. 1979 petr.halla 0

PLAYLIST 10:15 Saturday Night INFO On 9 September 1979, The Cure went to Rotterdam, where they’ve headlined New Pop festival, playing in front of 10,000 people. But only one song was broadcasted on TV in the programme called Neon. 4 minsAlso, part of this song was broadcasted again on 15 January 1993 in the programme called Culture Rock on French TV channel M6.There are some rumours that two songs (Killing An Arab, 10:15 Saturday Night) were aired on the radio. BROADCAST HISTORY 07.10.1979 – Nederland 2 / VPRO (Netherlands) @ 20:40 CET VIDEO VIDEOSTILLS

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Kid Jensen (FM)

29. 8. 1979 petr.halla 0

PLAYLIST Do The Hansa, Boys Don’t Cry, 10:15 Saturday Night INFO On 13 August 1979, The Cure recorded their first David ‘Kid’ Jensen session at BBC Maida Vale studio in London. 10 mins BROADCAST HISTORY 29.08.1979 – BBC Radio 1 (UK) @ 16:31 GMT

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John Peel (FM)

16. 5. 1979 petr.halla 0

PLAYLIST Desperate Journalist (In An Ongoing Meaningful Review Situation), Grinding Halt, Subway Song, Plastic Passion, Accuracy INFO On 9 May 1979, The Cure recorded another John Peel session at BBC Maida Vale studio 4 in London. This session was produced by John Sparrow and engineered by Ted De Bono. 13 mins BROADCAST HISTORY 16.05.1979 – BBC Radio 1 (UK) @ 22:00 GMT06.06.1979 – BBC Radio 1 (UK) @ 22:00 GMT24.12.1979 – BBC Radio 1 (UK) @ 22:02 GMT