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Television - Midnight Special

The Midnight Special was a weekly musical television series that aired live during the 1970s and early 1980s, created and produced by Burt Sugarman and airing on NBC. It premiered as a special on August 19, 1972, then began its run as a regular series on February 2, 1973; its last episode was on May 1, 1981.

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On January 25, 1974 - the second season of the show - Tim Buckley appeared on The Midnight Special, hosted by Steve Miller, along with announcer and frequent host Wolfman Jack.

  • Steve Miller Band (hosts) - The Joker, Shu Ba Da Du Ma Ma Ma Ma, Fly Like an Eagle and Sugar Babe
  • Brownsville Station - Smokin' in the Boys Room
  • Tim Buckley - Dolphins and Honey Man
  • James Cotton Band - Rocket 88, Big Boss Man (with Steve Miller)
  • Genesis - Watcher of the Skies and The Musical Box
  • James Gang - It Must Be Love

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