Tagged: FM broadcasting

A Trip To The Dentist in 1964

You’re A Teenager, You Live In L.A. – It’s August 1964 – You Have A Mouth Full Of Cavities – You’re Waiting For The Novocaine To Kick In – Your Dentist Is Playing KPOL In The Waiting Room – He Thinks It Will Relax You – He Is Wrong.

  For Audio Files: KPOL – Noon-1:00 pm – August 7, 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Picture this – it’s coming to the end of Summer – you are hovering somewhere between 15 and 16. Your mom drags you into a Dentist office on Wilshire for your yearly...

Prince - 1986

A Chat With Prince – 1986 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

  Prince – interview from WHYT-Power 96, Detroit – June 6, 1986 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – A few words from Prince tonight, from a telephone interview done by WHYT-FM (Power 96) in Detroit on June 6, 1986. Done right after his Birthday concert in Detroit, and just before...

Rudolf Barshai

Rudolf Barshai With Philip Fowke And The Bournemouth Symphony Play Russian Music – 1983 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Rudolf Barshai with Philip Fowke – Music Of Prokofiev and Tchaikovsky – March 1983 – BBC Radio 3 – Another classic concert this week. This time featuring the celebrated Russian conductor Rudolf Barshai, leading his Bournemouth Symphony in music of Prokofiev and Tchaikovsky. He is joined by pianist Philip Fowke...

The Mighty MET – KMET – January 17, 1970 – Pop Chronicles

The Mighty MET – KMET – January 17, 1970 – Pop Chronicles

KMET – January 17,1970 – Part 1 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – KMET – January 17,1970 – Part 2 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – KMET – January 17,1970 – Part 3 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The Might MET. KMET in 1970, as it was sliding into...

A Taste Of Top-40 In 1958 – WABC With Alan Freed – August 1958 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

A Taste Of Top-40 In 1958 – WABC With Alan Freed – August 1958 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – WABC New York – Alan Freed + – 1959 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection One of the interesting things about listening to actual history, as opposed to the recreation of it, is how much gets glossed over...

A New Word In Our Lexicon: Facsimile – February 8, 1938 – Past Daily Reference Room

A New Word In Our Lexicon: Facsimile – February 8, 1938 – Past Daily Reference Room

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – WOR – first Facsimile transmission – February 9, 1938 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. For all that the world was teetering on the brink of World War and possible extinction, there were still glimpses to be had...

Dan Hicks & His Hot Licks – Live At The Boarding House 1971 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Dan Hicks & His Hot Licks – Live At The Boarding House 1971 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Dan Hicks & His Hot Licks – Live at The Boarding House, San Francisco – May 1971 – KMPX-FM As long as we’re spending some time digging around Americana this weekend, might as well toss in a...

Folk Night At The Village Gate – 1959 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Skip Weshner’s Accent On Sound – Live From The Village Gate – May 23, 1959 – KRHM – Gordon Skene Sound Collection A few months ago I ran a Skip Weshner Accent On Sound Folk Program live from One Sheridan Square....