Monthly Archive: April 2014

Kaleidoscope – Live At The 1968 Newport Folk Festival – Nights At The Roundtable

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Kaleidoscope – live at The Newport Folk Festival – July 28, 1968 Not to be confused with the UK Psych band of the same name, the U.S. Kaleidoscope were one of the more eclectic assemblages of musicians ever to hit the...

Gabriele Pieranunzi, Franceso Fiore And Alexander Ivashkin Play Music Of Beethoven, Kodaly And Martinu – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Amiata Piano Festival – June 29, 2013 – RAI Radio 3 – Part 1 Click on the link here for Audio Player – Amiata Piano Festival – June 29, 2013 – RAI Radio 3 – Part 2 Over to Rome this...

A Word Or Two From Abdul Rahman Azzam Pasha – April 30, 1947 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – United Nations – Interview with Abdul Rahman Azzam Pasha – April 30, 1947 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection As the Post-War World continued on the long road to recovery, and as the Cold War World began to take shape, a wave...

April 30, 1945 – Rumors Of Peace, Reality Of Rubble

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC News Of The World/World News Roundup – April 30, 1945 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this day in 1945 was about the continuing war in Europe, despite an almost constant flood of rumors to the contrary. The latest...

Caravan In Session – Paris – 1973 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Caravan In session at Batalan – 1973 – French Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Perennial all-time favorites Caravan tonight, from a session recorded by French Radio in 1973 live at La Bataclan. A few seconds over 20 minutes, it’s still...

April 22, 1970 – Spring Of Discontent: The Isla Vista Riots – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – KPFK – Continuous coverage of Santa Barbara Riots – April 22, 1970 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Long before UC Santa Barbara became known as the #2 Party School in the country, UCSB was a hotbed of protest and activism. Not...

April 29, 1992 – No Justice, No Peace

Click on the link here for Audio Player – KNX-AM Continuous News – 4:00 pm-6:30 pm (PDT)-April 29, 1992 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this April 29th, 22 years ago went from cautious anticipation to rage. The verdict in the Rodney King Beating trial was expected on this...

James Taylor – Live At Fillmore East 1971 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – James Taylor – Fillmore East (early show) January 25, 1971 Starting off the new week with something introspective and classic. James Taylor, live at The Fillmore East from January 1971. One of the truly great singer-songwriters of the past 40+ years,...

Opening Of San Francisco Conference – April 25, 1945 – Past Daily Reference Room

  . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Opening of United Nations Conference, San Francisco – April 25, 1945 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Within days of the death of President Roosevelt, and within days of the final capitulation of Nazi Germany, nations gathered...

April 28, 1945 – Jumping The Gun On VE Day

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Radio – Bulletins and Special report on German Surrender rumor – April 28, 1945 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection As news poured in on a daily basis regarding sweeping advances and the almost total destruction of Berlin and the German...