Monthly Archive: March 2015

Gengahr – Live At PIAS Nites 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Gengahr – Live At PIAS Nites 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Gengahr – Live at PIAS Nites, Paris – March 10, 2015 Gengahr are one of the most talked-about bands currently on the Indie/Psych roster of up-and-comers for 2015. Around (officially) since 2012, Gengahr (who called themselves RES...

High Cost Of Defense – 1971 – Past Daily Reference Room

High Cost Of Defense – 1971 – Past Daily Reference Room

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Radio: Second Sunday – Oct. 10, 1971 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Even before his memorable Military-Industrial Complex Farewell address in 1961, President Eisenhower was all too aware of just how out-of-control military spending would become....

The View From Vilnius – March 31, 1990

The View From Vilnius – March 31, 1990

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS Hourly News – March 31, 1990 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this last day of March in 1990 had much to do with the rapidly-becoming-former Soviet Union. March 1990 was Lithuania’s turn – a...

Vivian Stanshall’s Big Grunt – In Session 1970 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Vivian Stanshall’s Big Grunt – In Session 1970 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Vivian Stanshall’s Big Grunt – In Session for John Peel – March 16, 1970 – BBC Radio 1 How do you explain The Bonzo Dog Band to people who have never heard of The Bonzo Dog Band?...

‘I Must Decline To Answer Your Question Because The Committee Lacks Jurisdiction’ – The Teamsters Investigation – March 26, 1957 – Past Daily Reference Room

‘I Must Decline To Answer Your Question Because The Committee Lacks Jurisdiction’ – The Teamsters Investigation – March 26, 1957 – Past Daily Reference Room

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Hearing Time – Teamsters Hearings – March 26, 1947 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. The decade of the 50s will go down, at least in part, as the Decade Of The Congressional Committee Hearing. Seemingly every week...

Foreign Aid – Fragile Elections – March 30, 1948

Foreign Aid – Fragile Elections – March 30, 1948

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Alka-Seltzer News Of The World – March 30, 1948 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. A busy and “interesting” news day, this March 30th in 1948. Starting with news on the upcoming elections in Italy, which were awash...

Funeral In Haiti – March 30, 1995

Funeral In Haiti – March 30, 1995

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – March 30, 1995 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Another busy news day, this March 30th, 20 years ago. With word from Capitol Hill of the defeat of a Term Limits amendment, the...

First Aid Kit – Live At Berns Hotel, Stockholm – 2014 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

First Aid Kit – Live At Berns Hotel, Stockholm – 2014 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – First Aid Kit – Live at Bern Hotel, Stockholm – 2014 – Sveriges Radio P3 I think I’ve said this before, but there must be something in the water supply in Sweden the past few years, because...

Bruno Walter And The New York Philharmonic Play Music Of Vaughan-Williams – 1953 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Bruno Walter And The New York Philharmonic Play Music Of Vaughan-Williams – 1953 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Vaughan-Williams: Variations on a Theme by Thomas Tallis – NY Phil. – Bruno Walter – Approx. Feb. 15, 1953 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Very familiar territory this weekend, played by one of the world’s great orchestras,...