Monthly Archive: July 2014

‘A Shaft Of Light Cut Into The Darkness’ – President Kennedy – Address On Nuclear Test Ban – July 26, 1963 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – President John F. Kennedy Address to Nation on Nuclear Test Ban – July 26, 1963 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection As the world slowly recovered from the dangerous closeness of an all-out Nuclear War, as a result of the Cuban Missile...

In The Manner Of Tired, Huddled Masses – July 31, 1979

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – July 31, 1979 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection A day wildly fluctuating between optimism and pessimism, this last day of July in 1979. Starting off with a sense of relief. Kidnap victim Caroline Thompson was reunited...

Telegram – Live At Best Kept Secret Festival 2014 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Telegram – Live at Best Kept Secret – 2014 – VPRO/3VOOR12 Playing catch-up tonight with some of the earlier festivals this Spring/Summer with a set by Telegram at the 2014 Best Kept Secret Festival. According to UK music paper NME, Telegram...

Charles Munch With Gary Graffman And The Los Angeles Philharmonic In Music Of Bach, Chopin, Sibelius And Roussel – 1965 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Click on the link here for Audio Player – L.A. Phil. guest Cond. Charles Munch. Gary Graffman, Piano – Feb. 10. 1966 – Part 1 Click on the link here for Audio Player – L.A. Phil. guest Cond. Charles Munch. Gary Graffman, Piano – Feb. 10, 1966 – Part 2...

LBJ Addresses The Summer Of Violence – July 27, 1967 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – President Johnson Address regarding riots – July 27, 1967 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection With a country teetering on the edge of burning down. Cities engulfed in flame and violence. Civil disorder spread from coast to coast, it truly was The...

Half-Baked Plans – Completely Baked Ideas – July 30, 1984

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – July 30, 1984 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection While much of the world was busily distracted by the Olympics in Los Angeles, a quiet pessimism was bubbling unabated under the surface, this July 30th in 1984....

Arthur Beatrice – Live At Paris City Hall – 2014 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Editon

Arthur Beatrice – Live At Paris City Hall – 2014 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Editon

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Arthur Beatrice – Live At Paris City Hall – July 17, 2014 – Oui-FM Staying with Festival season in Paris this week. A concert, live at the Paris City Hall by Arthur Beatrice. Recorded on July 17th. One of the “bands...

Hamas Wins An Election – January 25, 2006 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – BBC News – Palestinian Elections – CBS News – Condoleeza Rice Interview – Jan 25-27, 2006 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Eight years ago, things changed in Gaza. Hamas, an organization labeled by many governments as a terrorist organization decided to...

The Long, Hot Summer Continues – July 29, 1967

    Click on the link here for Audio Player – ABC News Around The World – July 29, 1967 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection As The Summer of 1967 rolled on; Summer of Love for some, Summer of Discontent for many, the world seemed wrapped up in one form...

The Dukes – Live At Festival Evenings 2014, Republic Square, Paris – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – The Dukes – Live At Festival Evenings, Republic Square – Paris – July 6, 2014 – Oui-FM Jumping back into Festival season this week with a set by the French/Belgian duo The Dukes, recorded in concert at Oui-FM’s Festival Evenings series,...