Monthly Archive: June 2015

Genesis – In Concert 1973 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Genesis – In Concert 1973 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

. . . Genesis In Concert – Shepperton Studios – October 30, 1973 Of all the bands which became part of the ProgRock movement, none really typified it nearly as much as Genesis in the early days. Fronted by Peter Gabriel, and a surrealists wardrobe, Genesis were one of those...

Making The Case For War – June 30, 1966

Making The Case For War – June 30, 1966

  . . . LBJ – Address In Omaha, Nebraska – June 30, 1966 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Hot on the heels of Robert McNamara‘s announcement the day before of stepped up air raids over North Vietnam, President Johnson went on the road to make the sales pitch, this...

Patti Smith – At Glastonbury 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

Patti Smith – At Glastonbury 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

. . . Patti Smith – Live at Glastonbury – 2015 – June 28, 2015 – BBC 6 Music Continuing the avalanche of legends at this years Glastonbury Festival. Patti Smith, after an absence of some 16 years, returned with a memorable performance this past Saturday. Further providing evidence that...

Bombing The North – June 29, 1966

Bombing The North – June 29, 1966

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Radio – Bombs In the North – Special Report – June 29, 1966 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. On this day, 49 years ago – the Vietnam War escalated one more notch. In what was known...

Leaving Cambodia – June 29, 1970

Leaving Cambodia – June 29, 1970

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Nightly News – June 29, 1970 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this day in 1970 had a lot to do with the promised withdrawal from Cambodia, two months after invading and setting off a...

Father John Misty – Glastonbury 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

Father John Misty – Glastonbury 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

  . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Father John Misty – Live At Glastonbury – June 27, 2015 – BBC 6 Music Glastonbury 2015 ended earlier today – 100 bands – 3 days, and an aural overdose of an almost impossibly wide spectrum...

Jarmila Novotna On The Radio – 1939 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Jarmila Novotna On The Radio – 1939 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – RCA Magic Key Program – Jarmila Novotna – April 30, 1939 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Continuing the series of legendary opera stars performing on the radio by way of the landmark RCA Magic Key Program in...