Daily Archive: September 27, 2015

4 By Nicoletta – 1967 – Past Daily Weekend Soundbooth

4 By Nicoletta – 1967 – Past Daily Weekend Soundbooth

– Nicoletta – 4 Songs – Barclay Records 1967 – For those of you not familiar with the extraordinary, spellbinding voice of Nicoletta (aka Nicoletta Grisoni), you’ve missed something. Having a string of hits in France in the 1960s and early 70s, admired by none other than Ray Charles and...

Kirsten Flagstad - RCA Magic Key - 1936

Kirsten Flagstad And Frederich Schorr In Recital 1936 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

  RCA Magic Key – Kirsten Flagstad and Frederich Schorr excerpt of last act from Die Walküre- November 8, 1936 – More rarely heard recitals from the legendary RCA Magic Key radio series of the 1930s. This time, it’s a remote broadcast from the stage of the San Francisco Opera....

Mickey Mouse

A Mickey Mouse Birthday – September 27 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

– Mickey Mouse 10th Birthday celebration – September 27, 1938 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – As popular culture icons go, none is probably more recognizable and as popular for as long as Mickey Mouse. The Cartoon character which gave birth to an industry and established animation as an enduring...

An Interview With Lee Strasberg 1969 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

An Interview With Lee Strasberg 1969 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

– Speaking Freely – Lee Strasberg – interviewed by Edwin Newman – December 14, 1969 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Anyone who has studied acting either knows about or has studied the school of Acting known as The Method. Although not the originator, Strasberg is credited as being the...

John Coltrane – Live In Stockholm 1961 – Past Daily Downbeat

John Coltrane – Live In Stockholm 1961 – Past Daily Downbeat

– John Coltrane Quartet – In Concert from Konzerthaus, Stockholm – November 21, 1961 – Sveriges Radio – This week marks the birthday of John Coltrane. Born on September 23rd in 1926, he would have been 89. Since he accomplished an inestimable amount in his 41 years on the planet,...