A Best of YouTube

Go to

http://www.theguardian.com/music/2007/jul/29/popandrock.vanmorrison/

to read Sean O’Hagan on the treasure-trove that is YouTube, leading up to his Top 10 pop classics, up to time of writing, in 2007, as follows …

1. Chuck Berry introduces the Ronettes on his Sixties TV show.

youtube.com/watch?v=MCUO7F2xjzw&NR=1

2. Iggy and the Stooges: Live in Cincinnati, 1970.

youtube.com/watch?v=XR2rl_OVcl4

3. The Cake: ‘You Can Have Him’, performance from 1967

youtube.com/watch?v=FKEv1CJWJyg

4. Neil Young busking outside Glasgow Central Station, 1976.

youtube.com/watch?v=XNs6aK4mz-M

5. A very stoned Bob Dylan shares a taxi with John Lennon 1966.

youtube.com/watch?v=ZkfAl4PHG8E

6. Joy Division play a gig at a pub in Altrincham, 1979.

youtube.com/watch?v=rFj7Ya5jbJY

7. The Grateful Dead play the Playboy Mansion, 1969.

youtube.com/watch?v=mYmIu_njso4

youtube.com/watch?v=WwDGcgJpFJo

8. Nirvana rehearse in a garage in Aberdeen, Washington, 1988.

youtube.com/watch?v=PGIUpIVvxtY

9The Flying Burrito Brothers: ‘Christine’s Tune’ 1969.

youtube.com/watch?v=BITiY8M_oDo

10. David Bowie is given a karate lesson on the Dinah Shore show, 1975.

youtube.com/watch?v=jfTdyfwSB04

 

Readers’ suggestions for adds to this list at

http://blogs.theguardian.com/music/2007/07/the_greatest_youtube_music_cli.html/

 

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