Daily Archive: August 15, 2015

An Interview With Godfrey Cambridge – 1968 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

An Interview With Godfrey Cambridge – 1968 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

– NET – Newsfront – Interview with Godfrey Cambridge – January 2, 1968 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – At a time when Black standup comics were just beginning to break into the White mainstream, Godfrey Cambridge was one of the best known and most successful of a very small...

Jethro Tull – Live In Chicago 1970 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Jethro Tull – Live In Chicago 1970 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

– Jethro Tull – live in Chicago – August 16, 1970 – WXRT-FM – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Ironically, this concert happened 45 years ago, almost to the day. Jethro Tull were in the midst of a musical shift; going from the Blues/Jazz-based Rock to something more akin to...

Hollywood Commies – Hollywood Gossip – 1951 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

Hollywood Commies – Hollywood Gossip – 1951 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

– Let’s Go, Hollywood! with George Fisher – September 12, 1951 – KNX-AM – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Politics and Popular Culture – not a new phenomenon. During the Postwar/Cold War period, the Red Scare sweeping over America was seemingly everywhere – from Hollywood to Chewing gum. The paranoia...