Monthly Archive: February 2013

Extended Forecast: Vietnam – Dark With Persistent Mayhem – February 28, 1965

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Meet The Pres – Russell Long – Feb. 28, 1965 As questions began to raise regarding our role in Southeast Asia, it was still early on in the game to see just where this excursion was heading. There was still majority support...

Kings Of Leon – Live In Amsterdam 2009 – Nights At The Roundtable: Mini-Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Kings Of Leon – Mini Concert 2009 Something familiar tonight. Nashville‘s own Kings Of Leon, recorded in concert in Amsterdam in 2009. Big things in store for the band this year, including a huge European Summer tour, headlining with Beyonce. Dates and...

Van Cliburn Plays Music Of Brahms And Liszt In Concert – 1964 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert: Special Tribute Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Part 1: Brahms- Piano Con. Nr 1 – Leinsdorf-Van Cliburn – July 1964 Click on the link here for Audio Player – Part 2: BSO – Van Cliburn – Liszt PC 2 and 1 – 1964 Only two months into 2013...

Maez – Live At RNE Radio 3 – 2012 – Nights At The Roundtable: Mini-Concert/Rock Without Borders Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Los conciertos de Radio 3 – Maez – full session – 28_09_12 Ever since Mumford & Son quietly overwhelmed the Pop music scene, with their stripped-down, straight-ahead production and emphasis on acoustic rather than electric instruments, it has signalled something of an...

Melody’s Echo Chamber – Live At London Calling – 2012 – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders/Mini-Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Melody’s Echo Chamber – London Calling 2012 A band that have gotten a lot of positive attention of late. Melody’s Echo Chamber is the brain child of Melody Prochet, who has mixed elements of Electronica, 70’s Progressive, Alternative, a bit of Psychedelia...

Not In The Frying Pan, For A Change – The Sino-Vietnam War – February 25, 1979

Click on the link here for Audio Player: The World This Week – Feb. 25, 1979 With grossly inflated casualty and capture claims coming from both sides, the war between China and Vietnam was heating up, this week in February, 1979. And with clucks of “this could be the start...

J.J. Johnson Quintet – In Session At Radio Sweden – 1957 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player: JJJohnsonQuintet1957-06-14KarlaplanStudiosStockholmSweden A broadcast session this weekend, from the legendary J.J. Johnson, and his Quintet, featuring Bobby Jaspar on tenor sax, Tommy Flanagan on piano, Wilber Little on bass and Elvin Jones on drums. Recorded on June 14, 1957 by Sveriges Radio inStockholm, this...

Going The Red Carpet Route – A Premier At Grauman’s In 1946 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles: Hollywood Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Anna And The King Of Siam Opening – 1946 Ironically, the photo above was taken the same time this broadcast was going on. The typical Hollywood Premier. This one, for the 20th Century Fox Production of Anna and The King of Siam...