Daily Archive: June 14, 2015

Tenor John McCormack On The Radio – 1936 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone 0

Tenor John McCormack On The Radio – 1936 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – RCA Magic Key – John McCormack – Dec. 27, 1936 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Unless you’re a fan of Tenors or of Opera, the name John McCormack isn’t going to mean anything to you. And mostly...

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Ravi Shankar – Festival Of Indian Music At The Hollywood Bowl 1967 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Part 1: Part 2: Editors Note: When I first posted this concert in 2015 I was unaware of its original length. As was pointed out to me by several readers, there was an entire second part missing. Sure enough – after going through the vault I unearthed a tape which...

Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers – Live At Newport 1959 – Past Daily Downbeat 0

Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers – Live At Newport 1959 – Past Daily Downbeat

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers – Live At Newport – July 1, 1959 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. The inimitable and legendary Art Blakey this week, with a concert from The 1959 Newport Jazz Festival featuring The Jazz...

Past Daily’s Spring Fundraiser – Update 8 0

Past Daily’s Spring Fundraiser – Update 8

Day 12 – 18 days left and it’s getting a little nervous around here. You know; pacing the floor, working on that third pot of coffee, grey hairs by the fistful circling the bathroom sink – lots of sleepless nights. Will we make it? I’m not so sure – I’m...

Bob Crane Talks To Vincent Price – 1965 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles 0

Bob Crane Talks To Vincent Price – 1965 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

  . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Bob Crane Show – Guest: Vincent Price – Sydney Omar – KNX-Los Angeles – April 14, 1965 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Talk radio in the early days was a whole lot different than it is...