Monthly Archive: January 2017

Foreign Policy in 1957 0

Foreign Policy And The Personal Touch In 1957 – Past Daily Reference Room

Cedric Foster Commentary – Foreign Policy under Eisenhower – January 30, 1957 – MBS – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Foreign Policy has always been a sticky situation for the U.S. – different approaches have yielded different results. During the Eisenhower years it was a favored approach by the President...

Brix Smith of The Adult Net 0

The Adult Net In Session – 1986 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Adult Net – in session for Janice Long – October 1, 1986 – BBC Radio 1 – The Adult Net to start off the week. Originally a side project of The Fall’s singer and guitarist Brix Smith, who joined the band in 1983. The Adult Net featured Brix, along...

Gabriel Pierné 0

Pierre Jamet Ensemble Play Music Of Pierné – 1955 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Gabriel Pierné – Variations Fibres et Finale – Pierre Jamet Chamber Ensemble – ORTF 1955 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The music of Gabriel Pierné this week. I initially came to know of Pierné by way of his recordings as conductor of works by his contemporaries with the prestigious...

Hugh Masekela 0

Hugh Masekela – Live At Inntöne Jazz Festival – 2010 – Past Daily Downbeat

Hugh Masekela – In Concert from the 2015 Inntöne Jazz Festival – Diersbach, Bauernhof, Austria – May 21, 2010 – RAI Radio Tre – Hugh Masekela this weekend and his delicious roux of Afrobeat Jazz, as performed during the 2015 Inntöne Jazz Festival in Austria and broadcast by RAI Radio...

Björk 0

Björk – In Concert From Toronto – 1995 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Björk – In Concert at The Warehouse, Toronto – August 7, 1995 – CBC Radio – Björk this weekend. Perhaps fitting with the surreal nature of real life, the surreal nature of art and music. Björk is synonymous with eclecticism; a continuously changing and evolving evolution of art, performance and...

No Longer 20 - resize 0

You Live In L.A. – It’s January 1980 – You Just Left Your Twenties – You Have Issues

  KMPC – Gary Owens – January 26, 1980 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – You live in L.A. and it’s January; the first month of a new year and a new decade. You have also left your twenties, and the only thing more precarious than Eight-oh is turning Three-oh....