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Chicago Teachers picketing 1987

September 8, 1987 – Picket Lines In Chicago – A Place Called Howard Beach

September 8, 1987 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – September 8, 1987 – Summer vacation was over and the picket lines were forming in Chicago as negotiations between Teachers and the School District were in limbo, with virtually no chance of a settlement before the...

Foals – Live At BBC 6 Music Festival 2016 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Festival Edition

Foals – Live At BBC 6 Music Festival 2016 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Festival Edition

Foals – Live at The BBC 6 Music Festival, Bristol 2016 – February 14, 2016 – BBC 6 Music – Foals tonight – from the BBC 6 Music Festival in Bristol two weeks ago. Formed in Oxford in 2005, Foals have been around some eleven years now and, according to...

Schools In America – 1960 – Past Daily Reference Room

Schools In America – 1960 – Past Daily Reference Room

Schools in America – The Open Mind – October 16, 1960 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Schools in America. In 1960, it was an area of concern. The fear was, we were lagging behind the Russians in our Educational systems, and this was going to play a huge part...

February 22, 1941 – Night Raid On Swansea

February 22, 1941 – Night Raid On Swansea

February 22, 1941 – News Of The World – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – February 22, 1941 – Washington’s birthday, and celebrations all over the U.S., while another night of raids and counter-raids went on in Europe. On this night it was another German raid over the coastal Welsh town...

The Lemonheads – Live In Sheffield – 1993 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

The Lemonheads – Live In Sheffield – 1993 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

The Lemonheads – live at Sheffield Lead Mill, Sheffield – August 4, 1993 – Band soundboard – The Lemonheads tonight. Beginning life in 1986 and going on hiatus in 1997 before picking it up again in 2005, the one consistent member of the band in all this time has been...

Tower Of Power – Live From Hempstead, New York – 1975 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Tower Of Power – Live From Hempstead, New York – 1975 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

– Tower Of Power – Live At Calderone Hall, Hempstead New York – April 11, 1975 – WLIR-FM – The legendary Tower Of Power this weekend. Recorded live at Calderone Hall by WLIR-FM in New York, Spring of 1975. With a string of hits to their credit, Tower Of Power...

Glass Animals – Live at Reading And Leeds Festival 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

Glass Animals – Live at Reading And Leeds Festival 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

– Glass Animals – live at Reading and Leeds Festival 2015 – August 30, 2015 – BBC 6 Music – From yesterdays Reading/Leeds Festival lineup, a performance by Glass Animals, who are in the midst of a huge worldwide tour to promote their debut album Zaba. All signs are pointing...

Brigitte Engerer – In Recital In Paris – 2009 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Brigitte Engerer – In Recital In Paris – 2009 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

– Brigitte Engerer – In Recital at The Louvre Auditorium – December 2, 2009 – France Musique – A classic concert, re-posted from several years ago, by the legendary French pianist Brigitte Engerer, in a program of music by Liszt, Schubert and Chopin. It was recorded on Decmber 9, 2009...

An Interview With Pierre Boulez – 1973 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

An Interview With Pierre Boulez – 1973 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

– Speaking Freely – Edwin Newman interviews Pierre Boulez – May 6, 1973 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – It’s difficult to imagine Pierre Boulez turning 90 this year (March 25) – he has always been considered one of those firebrands of Contemporary Music. His compositions have elicited outrage, adoration,...