Daily Archive: July 9, 2012

July 9, 1951 – Peace Talks Kick Off In Korea

Become a Patron! This day in 1951 started off optimistically with the arrival of a UN negotiation team to Kaesong in Korea to begin Peace Talks aimed at ending the war. No easy feat, it seemed. As the road to Kaesong was roadblocked and prone to long delays by the...

The Walker Bros. 1964 Demos – Nights At The Roundtable

1. Click on the title – The Walker Bros. – Sweets For My Sweet – 1964 2. Click on the title – Walker Bros. – Zing, Went The Strings Of My Heart – 1964 Something unusual for The Roundtable tonight. Demo sessions recorded in Los Angeles in 1964 by the...

Sir Thomas Beecham And The Royal Philharmonic In Concert – 1947 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

BBC Symphony – Sir Thomas Beecham/Betty Humby Beecham -1947 To the heavy, cumbersome, oversized BBC Transcriptions this week for a concert by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra led by the legendary and amiable Sir Thomas Beecham in an all-Mozart program, recorded on April 28, 1947. Starting off with the Overture to...