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The issue - the dilemma

Arnold Toynbee And Reinhold Niebuhr: “What Beliefs Sustain The Free World?”

CBS Radio – The Great Challenge – What Beliefs Sustain the Free World? – May 28, 1958 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – As the 1950s were drawing to a close, issues of who we were as people were starting to surface. We were, in America, financially well-off, we were...

Florida Sec. of State Katherine Harris - election 2000

December 8, 2000 – Election 2000 – Sharp Divides, Deep Divisions, Stunning Developments

December 8, 2000 – CBS World News Roundup – Late Edition – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – December 8, 2000 – Election 2000 and America’s cliffhanger. Now it was all down to Florida – and the battle of wills was underway. The Gore team sought a recount. The Bush team...

Michel Plasson

Michel Plasson Leads The Symphony Orchestra Of Spanish Radio And TV In Music Of Ravel And Debussy – 2017 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Michel Plasson leads the OSRTVE In Music of Ravel and Debussy – Nov. 24, 2017 – RTVE If anything is going to take the edge off a particularly stressful and insane day, it’s going to be this concert. Because, if you live anywhere in Southern California you’ll know we’re going...

Frank Zappa -Live in Paris 1968

Frank Zappa – Mothers Of Invention – Live In Paris 1968 – (Frank Zappa: Dec. 21, 1940 – Dec. 4, 1993) – Past Daily Soundbooth Memorial

Frank Zappa – Mothers Of Invention – Live In Paris – October 26, 1968 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Hard to imagine, it was 24 years ago today that word had come down that Frank Zappa had lost his battle with Prostate Cancer. One of the guiding lights of...

Long Island - 1958

It’s October 1958 – You Live In L.A., But You’re Visiting Relatives Somewhere On Long Island – You Are Dial Hopping – Past Daily Weekend Pop Chronicles

WABC – WMCA – WGIL – October, 1958 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – No matter where you go, Rock n’ Roll has taken over. Every city, town and hamlet, from Bangor Maine to Santa Monica California is cranking out this new and sometimes strange music. It’s been bubbling under...