Tagged: San Francisco Bay Area

San Francisco Teenagers 1961 0

You’re A Teenager – You Live In San Francisco – It’s December 15, 1961 – It’s Almost Christmas, You Can Now Read Henry Miller, And You Listen To KYA – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

KYA – Bobby Mitchell Show – 5-6:00 pm – December 15, 1961 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – If you were a teenager anywhere in America in the 1960s, radio was your confidant, confessor, best friend and go-to buddy; it was the one place you found solace when things got...

Esa-Pekka Salonen

Esa-Pekka Salonen With Mitsuko Uchida Play Music Of Lidholm, Beethoven And Mahler – 1986 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Swedish Radio Symphony – Esa-Pekka Salonen, Cond – Mitskuo Uchida, Piano – July 21, 1986 – Part 1 Swedish Radio Symphony – Esa-Pekka Salonen, Cond. – Mitsuko Uchida, Piano – July 21, 1986 – Part 2 Another historic concert this week, featuring The Swedish Radio Symphony, conducted by then-Music Director...

Thomas E. Dewey (L) and Earl Warren (R)

Earl Warren Campaigns For VP – October 28, 1948 – Past Daily Reference Room

Earl Warren – GOP vice-Presidential Nominee addresses crowd at the Civic Auditorium in San Francisco – October 28, 1948. The 1948 Presidential election season was an interesting one. Not only was it miscalculated, but it also gave us one candidate who made a lasting impact on our country for many...

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...

It’s January 10, 1950 – You’re In San Francisco – It’s Rainy, It’s Cold And You Love Fried Food – Weekend Pop Chronicles

It’s January 10, 1950 – You’re In San Francisco – It’s Rainy, It’s Cold And You Love Fried Food – Weekend Pop Chronicles

January 10, 1950 – KCBS – This Is San Francisco – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – January 10, 1950 – if you were living in San Francisco, this day in 1950 fell on a Tuesday. It was a typical day – mostly uneventful. It was raining (as usual), it was...

Objective: West Coast – December 9, 1941

Objective: West Coast – December 9, 1941

News for December 9, 1941 – Reports and bulletins – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – December 9, 1941 and America had a bad case of nerves. Rumors flew of hostile plane sightings all up and down the West Coast, with sworn sightings throughout the Pacific Northwest and as far east...

Bobby Blue Bland – Live At Great American Music Hall – 1977 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Bobby Blue Bland – Live At Great American Music Hall – 1977 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Bobby Blue Bland – live at Great American Music Hall – January 12, 1977 – KSAN-FM In case you weren’t quite up for the soothing Anti-Road Rage sounds of Ravel tonight, here’s a little something that should...

Janis Joplin’s Kozmic Blues Band W/Sam Andrew – Live At Fillmore East – 1969 – (RIP: Sam Andrew: 1941-2015) – Past Daily Backstage Weekend: Tribute edition

Janis Joplin’s Kozmic Blues Band W/Sam Andrew – Live At Fillmore East – 1969 – (RIP: Sam Andrew: 1941-2015) – Past Daily Backstage Weekend: Tribute edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Janis Joplin’s Kozmic blues Band – Feb. 12, 1969 – Fillmore East And another sad piece of news to report this week. The passing of Big Brother and The Holding Company founder and guiding light Sam Andrew...