Daily Archive: November 19, 2012

Palestine Question – 1948 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Story Behind The Headlines – Palestine – 1948 With the current escalation of violence over Gaza, casualties rising by the minute and the threat of a ground war growing hourly, here’s a reminder that the entire region has been in turmoil for...

The Misunderstood – 1966 – Nights At The Roundtable

Click on the link here for Audio Player: The Misunderstood – I Can Take You To The Sun – 1966 Probably one of the saddest stories in the annals of Rock, The Misunderstood were originally a surf band from Riverside California who drew the attention of British DJ John Peel...

Eastman Rochester Symphony Play Music of Bennett, Harris, Thomson and Hadley – 1953 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player: America’s Composers 1953 Since we’re heading into Thanksgiving week next week, I thought I would offer a dose of Mid-Century Americana by way of transcription from the NBC Radio Program America’s Composers, as it was broadcast on March 23, 1953. This broadcast...