Blondie

Only 40 minutes of old BBC footage but still an exhilarating glimpse of Blondie live in '79, as their commercial peak kicked in. Filmed at Glasgow's Apollo Theatre, it climaxes with a bagpipe quartet screeching through "SundayGirl". It's the band's raw energy, and La Harry's endearingly awkward presence, which radiate through "Atomic", "Union City Blue" et al. Novices should then graduate to the Eat To The Beat-era videos: a pinnacle for punk and pop.

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Only 40 minutes of old BBC footage but still an exhilarating glimpse of Blondie live in ’79, as their commercial peak kicked in. Filmed at Glasgow’s Apollo Theatre, it climaxes with a bagpipe quartet screeching through “SundayGirl”. It’s the band’s raw energy, and La Harry’s endearingly awkward presence, which radiate through “Atomic”, “Union City Blue” et al. Novices should then graduate to the Eat To The Beat-era videos: a pinnacle for punk and pop.

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