Daily Archive: October 7, 2015

Spooky Tooth – In Session 1968 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Spooky Tooth – In Session 1968 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

– Spooky Tooth – In Session – BBC Radio 1 – 1968 – Spooky Tooth were one of those bands which should have made it huge. But for whatever reason they came close, but in the end came up short. Not for lack of trying and certainly not for lack...

Elly Ameling With Edo De Waart And The San Francisco Symphony Play Music Of Stravinsky, Debussy And Ravel – 1984 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Elly Ameling With Edo De Waart And The San Francisco Symphony Play Music Of Stravinsky, Debussy And Ravel – 1984 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

  – San Francisco Symphony – Edo De Waart, Cond. – Elly Ameling, Soprano – 1984-85 Season – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – A classic concert with legendary singers this week. The San Francisco Symphony, led by Music Director Edo De Waart and featuring the great soprano Elly Ameling in...

In Walked Anita – Anita Hill/Clarence Thomas – October 7, 1991

In Walked Anita – Anita Hill/Clarence Thomas – October 7, 1991

– CBS World News Roundup – October 7, 1991 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection The big news for this day were the big revelations leveled at former slam-dunk SCOTUS Nominee Clarence Thomas. Some 24 hours before a Senate vote to confirm Thomas was held, a bombshell in the form of...

The Past Daily Fall Fundraiser – Communique #6

The Past Daily Fall Fundraiser – Communique #6

Day #6 – Slowly inching forward. I can’t tell you how grateful I am for the support so far. It takes a little convincing, letting people know Past Daily has been around for a while, that we’re a Non-Profit and that we actually do use the money to keep the...

James – Live At Brixton Academy – 1993 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

James – Live At Brixton Academy – 1993 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

– James – In Concert at Brixton Academy – December 9, 1993 – BBC Radio 1 In Concert series – BBC Jumping into the 90s tonight with a set from James, a band very much in the Madchester mold of the 90s. Even though James had been together since 1982,...

Sadat Assassination

Assassination Of Sadat – October 6, 1981

This day in 1981, the news was filled with reports that Egyptian President Anwar Sadat had been the victim of an assassination. During a military review, Sadat, along with several dignitaries and cabinet members, including his vice-President Hosni Mubarak were attacked by a group of Egyptian soldiers; driving up to...