Daily Archive: October 30, 2015

Dr. John – Live At Mardis Gras 1975 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Dr. John – Live At Mardis Gras 1975 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

– Dr. John Live At Mardis Gras 1975 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Heading into the weekend, and Halloween to boot – sounds like a good time to get into some Dr. John. Maybe not Halloween, but a rockin’ good time at Mardis Gras in New Orleans – with...

Molotov At The UN – October 29, 1946

Molotov At The UN – October 29, 1946

– V.M. Molotov – Address to United Nations – October 29, 1946 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – This one is for students of The Cold War period and those well-versed in Russian. The Post World War 2 period has always been the most interesting for me, because it signified...

A Crown With Conditions – October 30, 1975

A Crown With Conditions – October 30, 1975

– NBC Nightly News – October 30, 1975 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – News for this October 30th, 40 years ago had much to do with transitions of power in a long-running dictatorship. General Francisco Franco, who had authoritarian rule in Spain from 1938 was now too ill to...

Big Country – In Concert 1983 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Big Country – In Concert 1983 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

  – Big Country – In Concert – 1983 – BBC Radio 1 In Concert Series – Back to the 80s tonight for a concert by Big Country, recorded in 1983 by the venerable BBC Radio 1. As the early 80s became wrapped in a blanket of Techno, synthesizers and...