Monthly Archive: June 2014

Courtney Barnett – Live At Glastonbury 2014 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Courtney Barnett – Live At Glastonbury 2014 – June 27, 2014 – BBC 6 Music Music tonight from rising star Courtney Barnett, recorded by the venerable BBC 6 Music at this years Glastonbury Festival, recorded last Friday. Courtney Barnett has been...

The World In 1994 As Viewed In 1974 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – The World Of 1994 – NPR Special Program – March 30, 1974 Part 1 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Click on the link here for Audio Player – The World Of 1994 – NPR Special Program – March 30, 1974 Part...

Berkeley Takes A Dive – Judy Takes A Tumble – June 30, 1968

Click on the link here for Audio Player – News from KMPC-Los Angeles – June 30, 1968 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Not all the news that happened on this June 30th in 1968, but enough to keep you on your toes. During one of their hourly “news capsules”, KMPC...

‘If This Were A Healthy World . . .’ – June 30, 1939

Click on the link here for Audio Player – MBS – Raymond Gram Swing News and Comment – June 30, 1939 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this day seventy-five years ago was about increasing tensions throughout Europe. The Anglo-Soviet Pact brought Europe a little closer to war on...

Ultravox – Live At The Old Waldorf – 1979 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Ultravox – Live At The Old Waldorf – March 13, 1979 – ©Terry Hammer Archives Most people think of Ultravox from the large-scale/new-romantic/sonically epic songs and the first of a string high-budget/high-concept videos to appear on that newly minted cable channel...

Andrè Girard And The Girard String Orchestra Play Music Of de Montéclair – 1952 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Chateau de Sceaux Festival – Girard String Orchestra, Andrè Girard, Cond. – 1952 – Paris Radio Taking a brief tour far back in history, all the way to the 18th Century for the music of French composer Michel de Montéclair as...

Joseph Battista And Richard Burgin With The Boston Symphony Rehearse The Music Of Chopin – 1951 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Click on the link here for Audio Player – The Boston Symphony in Rehearsal – Richard Burgin, assoc. Cond. – Joseph Battista, piano – April 14, 1951. For this week’s rehearsal, Associate Conductor Richard Burgin leads the Boston Symphony in a rehearsal of the Chopin Piano Concerto number 2, with...

‘We Play Phonograph Records’ – KMET – June 27, 1968 – Free-Form Radio In Los Angeles – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

  – KMET-FM – Los Angeles – June 27, 1968 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection When the 60s got started AM Radio was the predominate form of Pop Culture in the country. Los Angeles was no different. FM radio, though sounding a million times better, was largely the domain of...

Wynton Marsalis With The Sachal Jazz Ensemble – 2013 Marciac Jazz Festival – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Wynton Marsalis Quintet With The Sachal Jazz Ensemble – 2013 Marciac Jazz Festival – August 3, 2013 – Radio France FIP East meets West this weekend with The Wynton Marsalis Quintet joining up with The Sachal Jazz Ensemble and turning August...

Can – In Concert From Lyon – 1976 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Can – Live at Lyon, France – January 17, 1976 – Band soundboard. One of my favorite bands of all time tonight. Can were part of that initial wave of Progressive music to come out of Europe in the early 1970s....