Monthly Archive: January 2016

Hans Pfitzner

Pfitzner Violin Concerto – 1959 Vienna Festival – Edith Peinemann – Bamberg Symphony – Joseph Keilberth – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

1959 Vienna Festival – Pfitzner: Violin Concerto – Edith Peinemann, violin – Bamberg Symphony – Joseph Keilberth, cond – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – 1959 Vienna Festival this weekend. An excerpt from and a historic performance by The Bamberg Symphony, conducted by Joseph Keilberth and featuring the legendary Edith Peinemann...

Chester Himes Talks About Writing – 1972 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Chester Himes Talks About Writing – 1972 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Chester Himes – Interviewed on Soul! – March 15, 1972 – NET-TV – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Chester Himes – one of the great American writers of the 20th century, was one of many artists of color who emigrated to Europe and settled in Paris in order to leave prejudice...

The Clash – Live At Lochem – 1982 – Backstage Weekend

The Clash – Live At Lochem – 1982 – Backstage Weekend

  The Clash – live at The Lochem Festival, The Netherlands – May 20, 1982 – VPRO-3VOOR12 The Clash this weekend. Recorded live at the Lochem Festival in the Netherlands on May 20th, 1982 and preserved for posterity by the venerable Netherlands radio network VPRO and their flagship station 3VOOR12-FM....

January 29, 1984 – Gipper Redux

January 29, 1984 – Gipper Redux

  January 29, 1984 – ABC Hourly News – ABC Information Network – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Janaury 29, 1984 – Amid a carefully planned and executed announcement – President Reagan declared his candidacy for a second term as President. Keeping the team from the first term in place,...

Jefferson Airplane – Live At The Fillmore 1967 – (RIP: Paul Kantner – 1941-2016)

Jefferson Airplane – Live At The Fillmore 1967 – (RIP: Paul Kantner – 1941-2016)

Jefferson Airplane – Live at the Fillmore – Feb. 4, 1967 – KMPX-FM Jefferson Airplane tonight; a tribute and a reminder. This is getting to be too much. We’ve scarcely come to grips with the losses of several Rock icons the past few weeks, when the news of the death...

January 28, 1973 – Ceasefire

January 28, 1973 – Ceasefire

January 28, 1973 – NBC Nightly News – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – January 28, 1973 – The first official day of what was hoped to be Peace in Vietnam. The accords were signed in Paris and a ceasefire went into effect at 8:00 am in South Vietnam. The last...

Alondra Bentley – At RNE 3, Madrid – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Alondra Bentley – At RNE 3, Madrid – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Alondra Bentley – live at RNE Radio 3 – January 4, 2015 – Radio Nacional España – Alondra Bentley – a name that may not ring many bells over here, but is well known in Spain and throughout Europe. Born in Britain to a British mother and Spanish father, she...

Valery Gergiev With Alexander Toradze And The Marlinsky Orchestra Live At Mikkeli Festival 2011 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Valery Gergiev With Alexander Toradze And The Marlinsky Orchestra Live At Mikkeli Festival 2011 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Valery Gergiev, cond. The Marlinsky Orchestra – July 8, 2011 – RSR Switzerland – Part 1 Valery Gergiev, cond. The Marlinsky Orchestra – July 8, 2011 – RSR Switzerland – Part 2 Valery Gergiev leads the Marlinsky Orchestra this week in a concert featuring music of Profofiev, Shostakovich and Scarlatti...