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Mary Lou Williams

Mary Lou Williams Trio – Live At Keystone Corner 1977 – Past Daily Downbeat

Mary Lou Williams Trio – Live at Keystone Corner, San Francisco – April 29, 1977 – KPFA – Anybody who has even a passing interest in Jazz knows the name Mary Lou Williams – Artists, arranger, composer, band leader; Mary Lou Williams was one of the true innovators in Jazz...

Ahmad Jamal – Live At l’Olympia 2000 – Past Daily Downbeat

Ahmad Jamal – Live At l’Olympia 2000 – Past Daily Downbeat

Ahmad Jamal Trio – live at l’Olympia – 2000 – RFI-FIP – Ahmad Jamal this week, recorded shortly after celebrating his 70th birthday in 2000 playing to a sell-out crowd a concert at the famed l’Olympia in Paris. One of the most successful and well-known small group leaders in Jazz,...

Culture In America 1960 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Culture In America 1960 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

– Culture In America: An Assessment – 1960 – NBC Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Culture in America, circa 1960. Even 55 years ago, we were starting to ask questions about our accomplishments as a people – what contributions had we made as a society; not just of...

The Fat White Family – Live At Eurockéennes 2014 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – The Fat White Family – in concert at Eurockéennes – July 4, 2014 – RFI According to press reports, UK Sleaze/Psych Rockers The Fat White Family have achieved a level of notoriety not seen for some time. Banned from some festivals...

Tuning In To Cinco de Mayo In 1949 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles: World Edition

Tuning In To Cinco de Mayo In 1949 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles: World Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Chicklets Program – 1949 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection I originally ran this in 2014, and at the time was going to post it on Saturday as a sort of Weekend Pop Chronicles feature, but since today is a holiday anyway,...

April 29, 1992 – No Justice, No Peace

Click on the link here for Audio Player – KNX-AM Continuous News – 4:00 pm-6:30 pm (PDT)-April 29, 1992 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this April 29th, 22 years ago went from cautious anticipation to rage. The verdict in the Rodney King Beating trial was expected on this...

Christmas Sing With Bing – 1958 – A Bing Crosby Christmas – Past Daily Pop Chronicles: Holiday Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player  – CBS Radio – A Christmas Sing With Bing – December 24, 1958 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Contrary to rumors that he hated it, Bing Crosby has become synonymous with Christmas and Christmas music. Starting in 1954 and going up to...

Jack White – Live in Stockholm – Nights At The Roundtable: Mini-Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Jack White, live in Stockholm – July 30, 2013 – Sveriges Radio P3. Over to Stockholm tonight for a concert by Blues/Punk-meister Jack White, recorded  live by the venerable Sveriges Radio P3 during a race around Europe this summer. A full-plate, according...