RIP

Jefferson Airplane – Fillmore 1966 (RIP: Signe Anderson) – Past Daily Soundbooth: Tribute Edition

Jefferson Airplane – Fillmore 1966 (RIP: Signe Anderson) – Past Daily Soundbooth: Tribute Edition

Jefferson Airplane (w/Signe Anderson) – Live at The Fillmore – September 30, 1966 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Jefferson Airplane, featuring Signe Anderson, vocals and Skip Spence, drums. This was the original lineup of the band which would help shape the San Francisco sound. I don’t normally post music...

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...

Lemmy Kilmister

Motorhead – In Concert 1979 – RIP: Lemmy (1945-2015) – Nights At The Roundtable: Tribute Edition

Motorhead – Live at The Paris Theatre, London – May 16, 1979 – BBC Radio 1 In Concert – Motorhead tonight. In tribute to the passing of legend and Motorhead frontman Lemmy Kilmister, who died in L.A. today at age 70 from a short bout with Cancer. He left us...

Scott Weiland – Live At Center Stage, Atlanta 2009 – RIP Scott Weiland – Nights At The Roundtable

Scott Weiland – Live At Center Stage, Atlanta 2009 – RIP Scott Weiland – Nights At The Roundtable

– Scott Weiland – Live At Center Stage, Atlanta – January 19, 2009 – Hoarders Productions – Sad and sudden news tonight regarding former Stone Temple Pilots‘ Scott Weiland, who was found dead earlier this evening in the tour bus outside the Medina Ballroom, where he was scheduled to play...

Allen Toussaint With Guitar Slim Jr. Live At Jazz Fest 2013 – RIP: Allen Toussaint – Past Daily Pop Chronicles: Tribute Edition

Allen Toussaint With Guitar Slim Jr. Live At Jazz Fest 2013 – RIP: Allen Toussaint – Past Daily Pop Chronicles: Tribute Edition

– Allen Toussaint with Guitar Slim Jr. – Live At Jazz Fest 2013 – Day 1 – WWOZ-New Orleans – The very sad news today of the passing of musical legend Allen Toussaint – a fixture in the sound of New Orleans, a guiding light to so many musicians –...

Jimi Hendrix – September 18, 1970

Jimi Hendrix – September 18, 1970

– NBC Nightly News – September 18, 1970 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – 45 years ago today, the music world suffered a devastating loss – it would be one of three to go that year, and their passings signified the end of an era, the party was over. But...

Keith Moon of The Who

The Day Keith Moon Left – September 7, 1978

– News for September 7, 1978 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Even though it hardly made the mainstream news, more than an afterthought and a footnote to a gossip broadcast, the world did in fact lose one of the truly great Rock Drummers. Keith Moon, who was the backbone...

An Interview With Oliver Sacks  1933-2015 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles: Tribute Edition

An Interview With Oliver Sacks 1933-2015 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles: Tribute Edition

– NPR: Fresh Air with Terry Gross – Interview with Oliver Sacks – Nov. 6, 2012 – NPR – With the sad news today of the death of noted Neurologist and Writer Oliver Sacks, I ran across this interview from the NPR series Fresh Air, hosted by Terry Gross. Sacks...

Death Of A Statesman – Adlai Stevenson – July 14, 1965

Death Of A Statesman – Adlai Stevenson – July 14, 1965

  – Adlai Stevenson Death Announcement – ABC Radio News – July 14, 1965 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The news came as quickly as death had come to Adlai Stevenson, former governor of Illinois, two-time Presidential candidate, UN Ambassador and eloquent statesman – collapsed on a sidewalk in...

Ornette Coleman (1930-2015) – Live In Denmark 1965 – Nights At The Roundtable: Tribute Edition

Ornette Coleman (1930-2015) – Live In Denmark 1965 – Nights At The Roundtable: Tribute Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Ornette Coleman – Live At The Tivoli, Copenhagen – Nov. 30, 1965 – DR Radio A departure from our usual Rock fare. The news of the passing of Ornette Coleman earlier today was a stunning blow and...