Tagged: New Orleans

La Femme (Photo: Laurent Chouard)

La Femme – Live At Rock En Seine 2016 – Past Daily Soundbooth – Rock Without Borders Edition

La Femme – in concert at Rock en Seine – August 27, 2016 – FIP/RFI – La Femme, who bill themselves as a French Krautrock/Psych-Punk-New Wave band have been stirring up festivals of late. Together since 2010, with a string of eps starting shortly after, with their debut lp coming...

Hurricane Katrina aftermath

September 1, 2005 – Katrina: Saving The Living

September 1,2005 – CBS Radio News On The Hour/WTOP Newsradio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection September 1, 2005. The worst of Hurricane Katrina was over – but the horror had just begun. As the storm passed, the devastation was overwhelming – the loss of life hadn’t even begun to be...

Stiv Bators

Stiv Bators (Dead Boys) – In Concert 1980 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Stiv Bators – Live at Jay’s Longhorn – Minneapolis – March 19, 1980 – Club soundboard – Taking a look at the U.S. version of the Punk invasion with a 1980 concert by Stiv Bators, former frontman of The Dead Boys, during his solo period, after the demise of his...

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 –...

Dr. John – Live At Mardis Gras 1975 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Dr. John – Live At Mardis Gras 1975 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

– Dr. John Live At Mardis Gras 1975 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Heading into the weekend, and Halloween to boot – sounds like a good time to get into some Dr. John. Maybe not Halloween, but a rockin’ good time at Mardis Gras in New Orleans – with...

Sonny Rollins – Live At The 1977 New Orleans Jazz And Heritage Festival – Past Daily Downbeat

Sonny Rollins – Live At The 1977 New Orleans Jazz And Heritage Festival – Past Daily Downbeat

– Sonny Rollins Quintet – Live At The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival – April 19, 1977 – NPR: Jazz Alive Series – Gordon Skene Sound Collection As long as we’re in a Festival mood this week, I thought I would offer a few well-chosen notes from our Official...

A Pinatubo State Of Mind – June 11, 1991

A Pinatubo State Of Mind – June 11, 1991

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – June 11, 1991 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection A busy, hectic and confusing day if you were living anywhere near the very active volcano on Mt. Pinatubo in the Philippines, this June...

Arthur Rubinstein with Zubin Mehta And The L.A. Phil. Play Music Of Mendelssohn, Beethoven And Tchaikovsky – 1965 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Arthur Rubinstein with Zubin Mehta And The L.A. Phil. Play Music Of Mendelssohn, Beethoven And Tchaikovsky – 1965 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – L.A. Phil. – Mehta-Rubinstein – March 5, 1965 – Part 1 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – L.A. Phil. – Mehta-Rubinstein – March 5, 1965...

Mamie Van Doren Talks About The Beat Generation – 1959 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

Mamie Van Doren Talks About The Beat Generation – 1959 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Interview with Mamie Van Doren for The Beat Generation – June 6, 1959 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. A staple of the American cultural diet since Cinema began; the Exploitation Film. Certainly during the Cold War, the...