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Monthly Archive: December 2014

Dan Hicks & His Hot Licks – Live At The Boarding House 1971 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition 0

Dan Hicks & His Hot Licks – Live At The Boarding House 1971 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Dan Hicks & His Hot Licks – Live at The Boarding House, San Francisco – May 1971 – KMPX-FM As long as we’re spending some time digging around Americana this weekend, might as well toss in a...

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The Music Of Silas Pratt – NBC Studio Orchestra 1944 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone 2

The Music Of Silas Pratt – NBC Studio Orchestra 1944 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Silas G. Pratt: Serenade For Strings – NBC Studio Orchestra – Joseph Stulpak, cond. – 1944 broadcast performance – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. A bit of late 19th-early 20th Century long-forgotten American Orchestral Music this weekend. Silas...

Buddy DeFranco – Live In Buenos Aires 1980 – (RIP: Buddy DeFranco – 1923-2014) – Past Daily Downbeat: Tribute Edition 0

Buddy DeFranco – Live In Buenos Aires 1980 – (RIP: Buddy DeFranco – 1923-2014) – Past Daily Downbeat: Tribute Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Buddy De Franco – Live in Buenos Aires 1980 More sad news this week. The passing on Christmas Eve of Jazz Hall of Fame Clarinetist Buddy De Franco, whose work began in the Big Band era and...

Gertrude Stein Reads Gertrude Stein 1934 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry 0

Gertrude Stein Reads Gertrude Stein 1934 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Gertrude Stein reads Gertrude Stein – 1934 recordings – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Realizing this was recorded 80 years ago, and wondering what the reaction was at the time to the poetry of Gertrude Stein, it’s impossible...

Blur – Live At London Astoria – 1997- Past Daily Backstage Weekend 0

Blur – Live At London Astoria – 1997- Past Daily Backstage Weekend

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Blur – Live At London Astoria, London – Feb. 10, 1997 – band soundboard. The 90s this weekend, and Blur in fine form. I remember the much-hyped Blur versus Oasis manufactured controversy and thought it was idiotic,...

Buddy Holly – Apartment Tapes – 1958-1959 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition 2

Buddy Holly – Apartment Tapes – 1958-1959 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Buddy Holly – The Apartment demos – December 1958-January 1959 Without question, Buddy Holly was one of the most influential figures in the early days of Rock n’ Roll. That his career was cut short by a...

Will America’s Youth Carry On The American Way? 1939 – Past Daily Reference Room 0

Will America’s Youth Carry On The American Way? 1939 – Past Daily Reference Room

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – America’s Town Meeting – Can We Depend On Youth To Follow The American Way? – April 20, 1939 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. The age-old question; leaving legacies. Even in 1939 the older generation had grave doubts...

Pink Floyd – In Concert For John Peel, 1971 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition 0

Pink Floyd – In Concert For John Peel, 1971 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Pink Floyd in Concert – October 15, 1971 – John Peel – BBC Radio 1 Rounding out Christmas night with a mid-era concert from Pink Floyd, hosted by John Peel for the BBC Radio 1 In Concert...