Monthly Archive: January 2017

Foreign Policy in 1957

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

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

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

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

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

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....