Monthly Archive: January 2013

Confident Contemptuousness – January 31, 1941

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News For January 31, 1941 News for this last day of January in 1941 was a continuation of what had been going on months earlier. Continued daylight air raids over London and other industrial cities in Britain grew more vicious, but didn’t...

Little Green Cars – Live At Eurosonic 2013 – Nights At The Roundtable: Mini-Concert/New Faces Edition

  Click on the link here for Audio Player: Little Green Cars – Live At Eurosonic 2013 Irish Alternative/Indie band Little Green Cars were pegged by BBC 6 Music in December of last year as The Band To Watch in 2013. They’ve been busy making inroads and gaining an audience...

Korea: Another week of Police Action

January 29, 1951 – War In Korea: “No One Is Going To Drive Us Into The Sea” – The Draft And The Red Menace..

Your subscriptions keep us going: Become a Patron! News of this January 29th in 1951 began on an ominous note by way of 8th Army Headquarters in Korea when General MacArthur delivered a message to the world indicating the U.S. presence in Korea wasn’t going to go anywhere anytime soon....

The Yardbirds In Session -1967-1968 – Nights At The Roundtable

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Yardbirds – BBC Sessions One of the favorites tonight. The Yardbirds with a group of sessions they recorded between 1967 and 1968. By the middle of 1968 the band had pretty much ceased to exist, with a steady defection of founding members...

Should Abortion Be Legal? – 1964 – Past Daily Reference Room.

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Should Abortion Be Legal- 1964 The controversy over the issue of Abortion has been raging, certainly since the landmark SCOTUS Roe v. Wade in 1971, but much-much earlier than that. The question was always “should they be legal?”, but the answer never...

Count Basie – Live At Sardi’s – 1956 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Count Basie – Live At Sardis – 1956 Over to the fabled Sardi’s Restaurant on Hollywood Boulevard from May 1956 for a set by the fabled Count Basie and his Orchestra with guest vocals by Joe Williams and Sarah Vaughan. Captured during...

77 Bombay Street – Live At Eurosonic Festival 2013 – Nights At The Roundtable: Mini-Concert/Rock Without Borders Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player: 77 Bombay Street – Live At Eurosonic 2013 Back over to this months Eurosonic 2013 Festival in Holland, recorded by the venerable (and thorough) VPRO  Radio Channel in Hilversum. A set by Swiss Alternative/Indie band 77 Bombay Street. I was under the...

Grand Funk Railroad – In Concert In San Diego – 1974 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend.

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Grand Funk Railroad 1974 San Diego CA I know – A lot of people will look at the headline and remark; “oh, Homer Simpson’s favorite band”. But truths to tell,  Grand Funk Railroad (or Grand Funk as they were known for a...