Monthly Archive: August 2017

Girls In Hawaii

Girls In Hawaii – Live At Rock En Seine 2017 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Rock Without Borders

Girls In Hawaii – Live at Rock en Seine – August 26, 2017 – RFI – France International – More highlights from this year’s Rock en Seine Festival. Tonight it’s another Belgian Indie group, Girls In Hawaii, who are not, or shouldn’t be, unfamiliar to some Americans. They did a...

Waiting - August 31, 1939

August 31, 1939 – View From The Polish Frontier – View From London

  August 31, 1939 – John Steele Commentary from London – BBC News 7:00 pm – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – August 31, 1939 – As the inevitability of war seemed persistent, negotiations were still taking place in an eleventh hour hope to change that. Certain precautions were being set...

August 31, 1997 - Princess of Wales Death

August 31, 1997 – Britain Wakes To The News: Diana, Princess Of Wales

August 31, 1997 – BBC World Service News -7:00 am – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – August 31, 1997 – Twenty years ago, Britain woke to the news that Princess Diana, along with her companion Dodi Fayad as well as the driver of their Mercedes, had been killed in an...

Intergalactic Lovers

Intergalactic Lovers – Live At Pukkelpop 2017 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Rock Without Borders Edition

Intergalactic Lovers – live at Pukkelpop 2017 – August 17, 2017 – RTBF Belgique – Continuing our look at some of the festivals in Europe this summer, Pukkelpop 2017 in Kiewit, Belgium has been one of the go-to Summer festivals in Europe, boasting a wide array of artists and genres...

Heinz Holliger

Heinz Holliger With Edo De Waart And The San Francisco Symphony – Music Of Bach, Maderna And Bruckner – 1982 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Heinz Holliger with Edo de Waart and The San Francisco Symphony – August 21, 1982 (broadcast date) – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Another historic concert this week. The San Francisco Symphony, conducted by then-Music Director Edo De Waart and featuring the legendary oboist Heinz Holliger in a concert of...

Crowds in London - August 30, 1939

August 30, 1939 – Europe In The Balance

August 30, 1939 – Reports from: Paris Radio – MBS Report From Warsaw – Radio Warsaw – Radio Berlin – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – August 30, 1939 – As Europe hung in the balance, as news of hostile overtures went on between Germany and Poland – with accusations and...

Will Toledo - Car Seat Headrest

Car Seat Headrest – Live At Route du Rock 2017 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Car Seat Headrest – in concert at Route du Rock 2017 – August 18, 2017 – Radio France International – Closing up Summer Festival season with a performance at Route du Rock 2017 by Car Seat Headrest. Recorded on August 18th by the venerable Radio France International. Car Seat Headrest,...

Roxy Music in concert 1982

Roxy Music – Live In Europe – 1982 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Roxy Music – In Concert – High Road Tour – Summer 1982 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Roxy Music tonight. Starting the week off with something low-key, as a sort of antidote to the madness all around these past days and the coming week. Recorded during their High Road...

August 28,2005 - Hurricane Katrina

August 28, 2005 – Hurricane Katrina: “We Don’t Know Where This Thing’s Gonna Go”.

August 28, 2005 – WJBO-Baton Rouge, Louisiana – Katrina Watch – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – August 28, 2005 – Hard to imagine it was twelve years ago that residents all along the Gulf were wondering where Katrina was heading. After plowing through Florida, leaving a path of death and...