Daily Archive: September 17, 2012

September 17, 1979 – The Cost Of Gold, The Price Of Peace, The Wages of Recession

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News for Sept. 17, 1979 Starting with word that Gold hit a new record high in trading, at $351.50 an ounce, up $7.00 from Friday, this September 17th in 1979 was loaded with uncertainty over the future. Some of it could be...

Toy In Session – 2012 – Nights At The Roundtable

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Toy – In Session – BBC 6 Music 2012 I first heard about Toy last year when their first single was released and they were being touted in most UK music press as “The Band To Watch In 2012”, and I agreed...

Ernest Bloch: Concerto Grosso For Piano And Strings – 1936 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

A few years ago, when I first put this piece up on Newstalgia, a lot of readers expressed happiness over its inclusion, but weren’t too thrilled about the sound of the recording. Truth was, at the time the audio player I was using at my old site wasn’t very good...