FORMAT: NOT STATED BUT BELIEVED TO BE PAL.
COLOUR RUNNING TIME: 55 MINS.
REVIEW: The brainchild of Burt Sugarman, The Midnight Special stands aloneas the first ever late-night live concert show featuring artsits from all genres on TV. Now sit back and enjoy these legendary performances, specially selected from three episodes in The Midnight Special archives, then restored and re-mastered for this exclusive series. Featuring some of the most compelling, charismatice and talked about artists of the ‘70s and ’80, it was a thrilling time, and it’s all captured here LIVE from The Midnight Special stage.
Featured Performances: Program 1 - Hosted by Curtis Mayfield (aired September 9, 1973) / Sly & The Family Stone – Everybody Is A Star / Curtis Mayfield – Future Shock / Jim Croce – I Got A Name / Wilson Pickett – Get Me Back On Time, Engine Number 9 / Natural Four – Can This Be Real? / The Bee Gees – Lonely Days.
Program 2 – Hosted by Anne Murray (aired March 2, 1973) / Anne Murray – Snowbird / Don McLean – Vincent / The Association – Along Comes Mary / Badfinger – No Matter What.
Program 3 – Hosted by Marty Robbins & Loretta Lynn (aired August 24, 1973) / Marty Robbins – Don’t Worry / Tammy Wynette & George Jones – We’re Gonna Hold On / Tanya Tucker – Blood Red & Goin’ Down / Tammy Wynette – Stand By You Man / Don Gibson – Oh, Lonesome Me.