Daily Archive: May 18, 2015

Sparks – In Session At The Record Plant – 1974 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Sparks – In Session At The Record Plant – 1974 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

  . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Sparks – In Session At The Record Plant – September 1974 – KMET-FM From their beginnings in the late 1960s as Halfnelson, to a name change, direction change and a long career embracing and anticipating a...

Adventures In Cambodia – May 18, 1970

Adventures In Cambodia – May 18, 1970

  . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player: NBC News – May 18, 1970 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection With protests against U.S. involvement in Cambodia still fresh, and continuing, the situation in Cambodia on this May 18th, 1970 was unfolding. North Vietnamese and Vietcong...

Humoring a Volcano

May 18, 1980 – When The Mountain Blew – The Mt. St. Helens Volcano –

On May 18, 1980 the infamous Mt. St. Helens in Washington State blew and threatened communities surrounding the mountain with thick clouds of ash and an anticipated lava and mud flow. One report said lava was already starting to flow, but it wasn’t substantiated. At news time (12:00 noon Pacific),...

Zubin Mehta’s 1961 Hollywood Bowl Debut With Byron Janis And The L.A. Phil. – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Zubin Mehta’s 1961 Hollywood Bowl Debut With Byron Janis And The L.A. Phil. – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Los Angeles Philharmonic – Zubin Mehta, cond. Byron Janis, piano – Hollywood Bowl – August 1, 1961 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection I ran this several years ago at my other site, in less than great sound....