The Midnight Special

Season 6 Episode 29

Host: Jay Ferguson

Aired Saturday 12:30 AM Apr 21, 1978 on NBC

Episode Recap

--Jay Ferguson (host) - performs "Thunder Island" and recalls his early career with Spirit and Jo Jo Gun.

--Bob Welch (on film) - "Ebony Eyes"

--Yvonne Elliman - "If I Can't Have You"

--Joe and Eddie interview David Bowie. Bowie discusses his various rock incarnations, his trips to Germany & Kenya and his future plans. A clip of Bowie performing "Heroes" is shown.

--Jay Ferguson - "Losing Control"

--Hoyt Axton - "Joy to the World"

--Le Blanc-Carr Band - "Falling"

--Kelly Warren - "I Got the Music in Me"

--Chris Bliss (juggler) - juggles to "A Day in the Life"

--Jay Ferguson - medley ("Run Run Run," "Mr. Skin" & "I Got a Line on You")

--Le Blanc-Carr Band - "Something About You"

--Jay Ferguson - "Paying Time"

--Hoyt Axton - "Goin' To Heaven" (or "Flash of Fire")

--Jay Ferguson thanks his guests and reprises "Thunder Island"