Tagged: Grammy Award

Harry James

Harry James And His Orchestra – Live At El Patio Playhouse, Hollywood – 1946 – Past Daily Downbeat

Harry James and His Orchestra – Spotlight Bands – April 13, 1946 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Harry James – Trumpeter and leader of one of the pivotal groups of the Big Band era. This program, part of the Coca-Cola Spotlight Bands series, was a weekly 3-day-a-week program which...

The Fixx - one of the early MTV bands

The Fixx – In Concert 1982 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Fixx – in concert at The Paris Theatre, London – 1982 – BBC In Concert series – BBC Radio 1 – The Fixx – one of the prime examples of a band who were catapulted to stardom via exposure on MTV. Initially a rock band known simply as The...

Radiohead's Thom Yorke

Radiohead – Live At Heineken Music Hall, Amsterdam 2016 – Past Daily Soundbooth Special

Radiohead – Heineken Music Hall, Amsterdam – May 20, 2016 – Part 1 Radiohead – Heineken Music Hall, Amsterdam – May 20, 2016 – Part 2 Radiohead, on the opening night of their first tour in four years, and to celebrate the release of their ninth album, A Moon Shaped...

Everything Everything Live At BBC 6 Music Festival, Bristol – Past Daily Soundbooth: Festival Edition

Everything Everything Live At BBC 6 Music Festival, Bristol – Past Daily Soundbooth: Festival Edition

Everything Everything – live at the BBC 6 Music Festival, Bristol – Feb. 12, 2016 – BBC 6 Music – Everything Everything, live at the BBC 6 Music Festival in Bristol this past weekend. A band who’ve been getting critical raves and a lot of nominations for all sort of...

Rondè – Live At Song Of The Year 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders Edition

Rondè – Live At Song Of The Year 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders Edition

Rondè – live at Song Of The Year -Dec. 11, 2015 – NPO3/VPRO/3FM – Netherlands – Rondè, who walked off with the Serious Talent Award this year, were also standouts and nominees in this year’s Song Of The Year competition in The Netherlands this past week. If this competition is...

Nat King Cole

Nat King Cole And Nancy Wilson – Live At The Hollywood Bowl 1964 – Past Daily Downbeat

Nat King Cole and Nancy Wilson – No On Prop 14 Rally – Hollywood Bowl – Sept. 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Nat King Cole and Nancy Wilson, in concert at the Hollywood Bowl, part of a No On 14 Political Rally from September of 1964. This was...

Frank Sinatra

Frank Sinatra – Hungarian Relief Fund Concert 1956 – Happy 100th – December 12, 1956 – Pop Chronicles

    – Frank Sinatra – Hungarian Relief Fund Benefit Concert – Nov, 30, 1956 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Frank Sinatra turns 100 today. The singer who became so identified with the Big Band era of the 1940s, and who branched out to become one of the Entertainment...

Henri Nosco With The NBC Studio Orchestra Play Music Of Charles Vardell – 1943 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Henri Nosco With The NBC Studio Orchestra Play Music Of Charles Vardell – 1943 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

  – Charles Vardell – Joe Clark Steps Out – NBC Studio Orchestra – Henri Nosco, cond. – October 28, 1943 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Lesser known American Composers this week – the music of Charles Vardell, as played by the NBC Studio Orchestra, conducted by Henri Nosco as...

4 By Nicoletta – 1967 – Past Daily Weekend Soundbooth

4 By Nicoletta – 1967 – Past Daily Weekend Soundbooth

– Nicoletta – 4 Songs – Barclay Records 1967 – For those of you not familiar with the extraordinary, spellbinding voice of Nicoletta (aka Nicoletta Grisoni), you’ve missed something. Having a string of hits in France in the 1960s and early 70s, admired by none other than Ray Charles and...

Amy Winehouse – Live At Hove Festival, 2007 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Amy Winehouse – Live At Hove Festival, 2007 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Amy Winehouse – live At Hove Festival 2007 – NRK Radio I’m not sure if enough time has passed since the tragic and premature death of Amy Winehouse to start looking back on her career. It was...