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The High Numbers - Who's On The BBC Tonight Full Album

The High Numbers - Who's On The BBC Tonight Full Album

  • Performer: The High Numbers
  • Genre: Rock
  • Title: Who's On The BBC Tonight
  • Released: 1987
  • Style: Beat, Mod
  • Label: Jester Productions, American Pride Records
  • Catalog: JP 110
  • MP3 version size: 1618 mb
  • FLAC version size: 2516 mb
  • Rating: 4.3
  • Votes: 932


2It's Gone
3So Sad
4My Generation
5Pictures Of Lily
6Anyway, Anyhow, Anywhere
7A Man With Money
8Dancin In The Street
9Good Lovin'
10I'm A Boy
11Summertime Blues
13I Can See For Miles
15Just You And Me


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
BBR 005The Who Who's On The BBC ‎(LP, Unofficial)Bird Brain Records, Instant AnalysisBBR 005US1987


Compare with;
Who's On The BBC (Bird Brain Records BBR 005)
The BBC Sessions 1965-1968 (Triangle Records PY CD 20, 1988)

Venue: Studio
Recording: Soundboard
Comments: Compare this with the above listed titles. Track 7, side 2 appears to be from the regular 1966 "Ready Steady Who" release. Track 8, side 2 is listed as being from the Smothers Brothers TV show, 1968. Compare with the titles listed above.


  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A Hand-etched): BBR-005-A L 27985
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A Hand-etched): BBR-005-B L 27985 X


  • Mastered At – Greg Lee Processing – L 27985


The result was Whos Next, a blistering anticoncept work and a masterpiece. After Quadrophenia, a much more flawed work than Tommy, though in many ways a braver one, he has felt the need again. But The Who by Numbers isnt what it seems. Without broadcasting it, in fact while denying it, Townshend has written a series of songs which hang together as well as separately. As angry as it is desperate, the album moves from song to song on pure bitterness, disillusionment and hopelessness. Not only the aging rock star of Success Story, They Are All in Love, Dreaming from the Waist and However Much I Booze is frustrated. BBC Sessions by The Who was released 15 February 2000 on Polydor Records internationally and MCA Records in the U. It contains 24 songs and two jingles recorded live at the BBC studios in London. With the exception of the jingles being used to bookend the album, and the third track being misplaced, The Who's recordings are presented in chronological order. The High Numbers. Biography by Richie Unterberger. Follow Artist. For just a few months in 1964 approximately July to October, the Who changed their name to the High Numbers, releasing one single under that billing before reverting to the more inventive and appropriate Read Full Biography. Pete Townshend's guitar in particular bore little resemblance to his power chords and searing feedback on the Who's 1965 singles the leads on the single were so jazzy and thin that one wonders if they were, in fact, the work of a session musician. In fact, Zoot Suit rather overshadows the routine R&B of the A-side, with its unusual minor-key tune and rushed tempo. The High Numbers was a short-lived alternate name used by The Who at the outset of their career. The name change occurred at the behest of music publicist Peter Meaden, who wanted to make them known as a mod band. High numbers was a reference to T-shirts with number designs, a coveted mod fashion item at the time. The band consisted of the same line-u read more. He co-managed The Who with Kit Lambert and also helped to launch the career of Jimi Hendrix. Daltrey told the audience at Joe Louis arena that Stamp flew into the universe on a pair of rainbow wings. Chris, we can never thank you enough - well, I can't, for what you brought to my life, he said. Lambert and Stamp parted ways with the band in 1975 and Lambert died of a brain haemorrhage in 1981. Stamp later re-established his connection with The Who, appearing in documentaries about them. You'll receive email and Feed alerts when new items arrive. Turn off email alerts. HIGH NUMBERS Who's on the BBC Tonight LP MOD FREAKBEAT The Who. EUR . EUR postage. From Australia. The High Numbers, I'm The FaceZoot Suit 7 vinyl in picture sleeve, Back Door. 0 bids. From Gotta Dance To Keep From Crying to You Really Got Me. One of the best early Who gig. Feel the power of young Pete. The High Numbers the Who. CD Album. CD Single. CD Maxi. BBC Sessions 1965-1968. Very Rare and Limited 1987 Vinyl LP. The Who vinyl LP collection of BBC Sessions from 1965 to 1968. See backcover photo for tracklist and details. Estate: Excellent. Supposedly another, earlier, version of this song was produced by Chris Parmenter at Philips Studio, when The Who were The High Numbers, but has yet to surface, if indeed it exists. On the original ODDS & SODS album. Within GLOW GIRL lie the seeds of TOMMY: it closes with the opening lines from ITS A BOY, albeit referring to a girl Its a girl, Mrs Walker. The Whos better-known live version appeared on 1970s LIVE AT LEEDS. COUSIN KEVIN MODEL CHILD Townshend A track recorded during the TOMMY sessions, sung by Keith Moon, but rejected in favour of the better known COUSIN KEVIN song, written by John Entwistle. Whos on The One Show tonight Whos on The One Show tonight Find out which big names will be chatting on the BBC sofa. The programme airs live tonight between 7pm and 7:30pm on BBC One and features a mix of chat, live musical performances and pre-recorded films on topical subjects. It is available to stream on BBC iPlayer for those who prefer to watch online, and remains on iPlayer for catch-up for 30 days after the initial broadcast. Whos on The One Show tonight Following Matt Bakers emotional goodbye, Alex Jones will be joined by Amol Rajan on the green sofa once again tonight


Macage Macage
i remember buying this for the sleeve back in the early 80s as well as the bbc recordings, good sounding boot, great track listing and a funny as hell sleeve, any die hard will enjoy this one.......