Daily Archive: May 19, 2014

Wolf Alice Live At London Calling 2014 – Nights At The Roundtable: Mini-Concert Edition

Wolf Alice Live At London Calling 2014 – Nights At The Roundtable: Mini-Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Wolf Alice – in concert at London Calling 2014 – May 9, 2014 – VPRO/3VOOR12 More bands from the extraordinary London Calling 2014 festival from earlier this month Tonight it’s Wolf Alice, a band from North London who have been together...

Africa In Transition – Interview With Sir Roy Walensky Of Rhodesia – 1963 – Past Daily Reference Room

Africa In Transition – Interview With Sir Roy Walensky Of Rhodesia – 1963 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Sir Roy Walensky of Southern Rhodesia on Meet The Press – October 27, 1963 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection As the Independence movements in Africa began to gather steam, so too did concerns that violence would break out. Visions of a...

You Can’t Get There From Here – Getting Around In America In 1972 – Past Daily Reference Room

You Can’t Get There From Here – Getting Around In America In 1972 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC News: Second Sunday – Sic Transit America – June 10, 1972 -Gordon Skene Sound Collection In the 1960s, as awareness of what was going on in our world was growing, the state of our Cities was coming under scrutiny. By...

Somewhere Between Brickbats And Champagne – May 19, 1993

Somewhere Between Brickbats And Champagne – May 19, 1993

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – May 19, 1993 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this day in May for 1993 was certainly a mixed bag of emotions. In Copenhagen, the worst rioting in decades broke out after Danes voted overwhelmingly...

The Eastman-Rochester Wind Ensemble Play Music Of Edward Burlingame Hill – 1947 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

The Eastman-Rochester Wind Ensemble Play Music Of Edward Burlingame Hill – 1947 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – The Eastman School Wind Ensemble – Hill: Sextette for Woodwinds – April 10, 1947 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Some recently rediscovered Americana tonight. American composers of the early-to-mid twentieth century, aside from the big names such as Aron Copland, have...