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April 8, 1951

April 8, 1951 – Power Struggle

April 8, 1951 – CBS Radio – Howard K. Smith News and Commentary – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – April 8, 1951 – 65 years ago we were knee-deep in a war in Korea and we were knee-deep in East-West tensions. Power plays and shows of strength. And how was...

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...

SOAK – Live In Stockholm – Nights At The Roundtable: New Faces Edition

SOAK – Live In Stockholm – Nights At The Roundtable: New Faces Edition

– SOAK – Live at Debaser Strand, Stockholm – October 7, 2015 – Sveriges Radio P3 – New faces tonight. SOAK, who is otherwise known as Bridie Monds-Watson, is an Irish singer-songwriter who, at 19 has issued her debut album (Before We Forgot How To Dream) in May. She has...

Closer Than Two Weeks Ago – April 24, 1940

Closer Than Two Weeks Ago – April 24, 1940

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – H.V. Kaltenborn News – April 24, 1940 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. News for this April 24th, 75 years ago was ominous. The German invasion of Scandinavia was having a bigger affect on the war than even...

Duke Ellington And His Famous Orchestra – Live In Zurich – 1959 – Past Daily Downbeat

Duke Ellington And His Famous Orchestra – Live In Zurich – 1959 – Past Daily Downbeat

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Duke Ellington – In Concert from Zurich – September 10, 1959 – DRS-Radio Zurich Over to Switzerland this week for a classic concert by Duke Ellington and his Famous Orchestra, featuring Ray Nancy, Russell Procope, Johnny Hodges,...

Update 8 – Past Daily’s Emergency Fundraiser: ‘Splainin’ It All To You.

Update 8 – Past Daily’s Emergency Fundraiser: ‘Splainin’ It All To You.

Valentines Day is over – Presidents Day is hours away and your contributions are trickling in. I’m heading into the Third Week of this Past Daily Emergency Fundraiser a little apprehensive. Sure, yesterday was a holiday for a lot of people – dinners and reservations and flowers. The mass outpouring...