Tagged: New Jersey

Magazine (Howard Devoto)

Magazine – In Session 1978 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Magazine – In session for John Peel – February 20, 1978 – BBC Radio 1 – Magazine to end out the week. A few days ago I ran a Buzzcocks session and made mention of the fact that one of the founding members of Buzzocks was Howard Devoto. Devoto who...

Buzzcocks

Buzzcocks – In Session 1979 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Buzzcocks – in session for John Peel – May 28, 1979 – BBC Radio 1 – Buzzcocks tonight. One of the cornerstone bands of Punk, who went on to influence a number of other genres, including Indie and the Manchester Scene. Getting started in 1976 with singer-songwriter/guitarist Pete Shelley and...

Curtis Mayfield

Curtis Mayfield – Live In London 1990 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Curtis Mayfield – live At Town & Country, London – 1990 – BBC Radio 1 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Change of pace for Sunday night – a taste of Soul by way of the legendary Curtis Mayfield. The man who gave us a flood of hits with his...

Sammy Davis Jr. Has A Few Words About Race In 1971 – Pop Chronicles

Sammy Davis Jr. Has A Few Words About Race In 1971 – Pop Chronicles

– Sammy Davis Jr. interview from Black Journal – NET – July 21, 1971 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Sammy Davis Jr. Legendary entertainer, member of the infamous Rat Pack, comedian, musician and assessor of race relations in America. This interview, part of the Black Journal series from NET...

The Gaslight Anthem – Live At Area 4 – 2008 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

The Gaslight Anthem – Live At Area 4 – 2008 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

– The Gaslight Anthem – Live At Area 4 – August 29, 2008 – BBC 6 Music – A blast of Americana at the Area 4 Festival in 2008. New Jersey’s own Gaslight Anthem increased the voltage in festival-goers seats at Area 4 in 2008. Coming on the heels of...

The Simmering Dog Days Of Summer – July 21, 1965

The Simmering Dog Days Of Summer – July 21, 1965

– CBS World News Roundup – July 21, 1965 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – This day, 50 years ago saw an escalation of things. An escalation of the War in Vietnam and an escalation in the violence in reaction to the Civil Rights Movement. Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara...

The Voice Of Walt Whitman – American Poets – 1890-1950 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

The Voice Of Walt Whitman – American Poets – 1890-1950 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

– American Poets – Yesterday, Today And Tomorrow – August 5, 1951 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Since it’s still 4th of July Weekend, I ran across this radio program of influential American Poets during the last part of the 19th century and the early part of the 20th century...

Tenor John McCormack On The Radio – 1936 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Tenor John McCormack On The Radio – 1936 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – RCA Magic Key – John McCormack – Dec. 27, 1936 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Unless you’re a fan of Tenors or of Opera, the name John McCormack isn’t going to mean anything to you. And mostly...

Nena – In Concert from London – 1984 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Nena – In Concert from London – 1984 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Nena – in Concert for BBC Sight & Sound – March 3, 1984 – BBC Radio 1 In the scheme of things, Nena were relegated to unenviable position of being one-hit wonders. But at the time their...