Daily Archive: April 13, 2014

The Vibrators – In Session 1976 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – The Vibrators – In session for John Peel – October 12, 1976 – BBC Radio 1 Ending up the week with a taste of early Punk by way of The Vibrators. One of the pioneering bands of the movement, The Vibrators paved...

Lily Laskine, Renè Leroy And Roger Aubain Play Music Of Boieldieu – 1951 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Lily Laskine, Renè Leroy and Roger Aubain play music of Francois-Adrien Boielieu – 1951 – ORTF, Paris – Gordon Skene Sound Collection A nod to some lesser luminaries of the 19th century this weekend. The music of Francois-Adrien Boieldieu as play...

Charles Munch And The Boston Symphony Rehearse A Premier By Prokofiev – 1951 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

A very little goes a very long way: Become a Patron! Another historic rehearsal from The Boston Symphony. This week it’s Charles Munch and the BSO rehearsing the first Boston performance of the Symphony Number 6 by Prokofiev. The rehearsal took place on June 16, 1951. The Sixth Symphony dates...

Steve Swallow Quintet With Carla Bley – Live At The London Jazz Festival 2011 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Steve Swallow Quintet – London Jazz Festival 2011 – Nov. 18, 2011 – BBC Radio 3 Something a bit more contemporary in the way of Jazz this weekend. The Steve Swallow Quintet, featuring Carla Bley, recorded by the venerable BBC Radio...

A Few Cold War Words From Nikita Khruschev – 1961 – Past Daily Weekend Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Radio Special Report – Nikita Khruschev Reports – Jan. 16, 1961 As the Kennedy Years started to unfold, the Cold War took on new aspects. The U-2 incident during the last months of the Eisenhower administration put a damper on...