Daily Archive: February 22, 2016

The Yachts – live In Boston 1979 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Yachts – live In Boston 1979 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Yachts – In Concert at The Paradise Theater, Boston – October 15, 1979 – WCOZ-FM, Boston – The Yachts. One of those bands of the New Wave era who came and went in a flash, recorded 2 albums, toured the U.S. – had a degree of promise and then,...

February 22, 1941 – Night Raid On Swansea

February 22, 1941 – Night Raid On Swansea

February 22, 1941 – News Of The World – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – February 22, 1941 – Washington’s birthday, and celebrations all over the U.S., while another night of raids and counter-raids went on in Europe. On this night it was another German raid over the coastal Welsh town...

A Menotti Premier 1952 – L.A. Phil. , Wallenstein – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

A Menotti Premier 1952 – L.A. Phil. , Wallenstein – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Gian-Carlo Menotti – The Apocalypse – West Coast Premier – L.A. Philharmonic, Alfred Wallenstein – Nov. 13, 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Gian-Carlo Menotti this week. One of the major forces in American classical Music during the 1950s, Menotti’s career was assured when his one-act opera, Amahl and...