Monthly Archive: March 2015

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Gengahr – Live At PIAS Nites 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Gengahr – Live at PIAS Nites, Paris – March 10, 2015 Gengahr are one of the most talked-about bands currently on the Indie/Psych roster of up-and-comers for 2015. Around (officially) since 2012, Gengahr (who called themselves RES...

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High Cost Of Defense – 1971 – Past Daily Reference Room

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Radio: Second Sunday – Oct. 10, 1971 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Even before his memorable Military-Industrial Complex Farewell address in 1961, President Eisenhower was all too aware of just how out-of-control military spending would become....

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The View From Vilnius – March 31, 1990

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS Hourly News – March 31, 1990 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this last day of March in 1990 had much to do with the rapidly-becoming-former Soviet Union. March 1990 was Lithuania’s turn – a...

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Vivian Stanshall’s Big Grunt – In Session 1970 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Vivian Stanshall’s Big Grunt – In Session for John Peel – March 16, 1970 – BBC Radio 1 How do you explain The Bonzo Dog Band to people who have never heard of The Bonzo Dog Band?...

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‘I Must Decline To Answer Your Question Because The Committee Lacks Jurisdiction’ – The Teamsters Investigation – March 26, 1957 – Past Daily Reference Room

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Hearing Time – Teamsters Hearings – March 26, 1947 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. The decade of the 50s will go down, at least in part, as the Decade Of The Congressional Committee Hearing. Seemingly every week...

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Foreign Aid – Fragile Elections – March 30, 1948

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Alka-Seltzer News Of The World – March 30, 1948 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. A busy and “interesting” news day, this March 30th in 1948. Starting with news on the upcoming elections in Italy, which were awash...

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Funeral In Haiti – March 30, 1995

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – March 30, 1995 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Another busy news day, this March 30th, 20 years ago. With word from Capitol Hill of the defeat of a Term Limits amendment, the...

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First Aid Kit – Live At Berns Hotel, Stockholm – 2014 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – First Aid Kit – Live at Bern Hotel, Stockholm – 2014 – Sveriges Radio P3 I think I’ve said this before, but there must be something in the water supply in Sweden the past few years, because...

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Bruno Walter And The New York Philharmonic Play Music Of Vaughan-Williams – 1953 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Vaughan-Williams: Variations on a Theme by Thomas Tallis – NY Phil. – Bruno Walter – Approx. Feb. 15, 1953 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Very familiar territory this weekend, played by one of the world’s great orchestras,...