Monthly Archive: January 2014

Juana Molina – In Session At RNE Radio 3, Madrid – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders/Session Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Juana Molina – In session at Los Conciertos de Radio 3 – RNE 3 – December 12, 2013 – Radio Nacional España Ending up the week in Madrid by way of Buenos Aires, Argentina tonight. A set by Juana Molina, recorded...

Hell Bombs And Wonder Drugs – 1950 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS Radio – You And . . .The World – January 15-16, 1950 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection You could, in all likelihood, use that well-worn phrase from Dickens, The Best of Times – The Worst of Times to apply directly...

Smile – In Session At RNE Radio 3, Madrid – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders/Session Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Smile in session at Los Conciertos de Radio 3 – Radio Nacional de España, Madrid – January 8, 2014 Heading towards the home stretch of our week in Madrid. This time it’s the Folk-Rock band Smile, fronted by British surfer/singer-songwriter (sez...

Happy Birthday FDR – January 30, 1936 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Combined Networks – President Roosevelt Birthday celebrations – January 30, 1936 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Lest we all forget, 132 years ago today is President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s birthday, born January 30, 1882. In 1936 it was a national celebration,...

Using Real Bullets – Killing Real People – January 30, 1972

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Nightly News (audio version) – January 30, 1972 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this day in 1972 began with reports from Northern Ireland of deadly force used against demonstrators by British Army Paratroopers, killing 13 civilians and wounding...

Fira Fem – In Session At RNE Radio 3, Madrid – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders/Session Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Fira Fem – In Session at RNE Radio 3 – Los Conciertos de Radio 3 – January 27, 2014 – RNE Radio 3 Staying in Madrid this week for another session. This time it’s Indie/Alternative/Psych/Eletronica band Fira Fem. Together since 2009,...

Patricia Kopatchinskaja And L’Orchestre De La Suisse Italienne Play Music Of Bloch, Beethoven And Vaughan-Williams – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Click on the link here for Audio Player – l’Orchestre de la Suisse Italienne – Micheal Nesterowicz, cond. – Patricia Kopatchinskaja, violin – November 14, 2013 – Radio France Musique Over to Lugano Switzerland this week for a concert by l’Orchestre de la Suisse Italienne led by Polish conductor-on-the-rise Michael...

You WILL Get Together And Talk And You WILL Reach An Agreement . . . – January 29, 1999

Click on the link here for Audio Player – BBC World Service – Newshour – January 29, 1999 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this day, fifteen years ago, was about limits being reached, endurance vanished and nerves frayed out of existence. The War in Kosovo, indeed the strife...

Cosmosoul – In Session At RNE Radio 3 – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders/Session Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Cosmosoul – In Session At RNE Radio 3 – Radio Nacional España – January 15, 2014 Staying in Madrid this week for another session, this time by Cosmosoul, a band consisting of members from Madrid, Naples, Lagos Nigeria and Guinea-Bissau. A...