Monthly Archive: September 2017

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Adorable In Concert – 1993 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Adorable – in concert at Glastonbury 1993 – BBC Radio 1 – Homage to Shoegaze tonight with Adorable, a band from Coventry who were together only four years but managed to get two albums out before splitting. Formed in 1990, as The Candy Thieves, consisting of Pete Fijalkowski (vocals, guitar),...

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Eleanor Roosevelt Discusses Mid-Term Elections – Democrats – Women In Politics – 1958 – Past Daily Reference Room

  Eleanor Roosevelt – Meet The Press – October 26, 1958 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Former First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt, contrary to fading into the woodwork and living our her days in peaceful obscurity, took to the world political stage after the death of her husband, Franklin, and...

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September 26, 1938 – Munich Crisis – Hitler Address In Berlin –

Hitler Address in Munich – September 26, 1938 – Radio Berlin to NBC Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – September 26, 1938 – As the crisis ramped-up and peaceful diplomacy was struggling, German Chancellor Adolf Hitler staged one of his customary demonstrations of mass adoration and military strength as...

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Jethro Tull In Concert – 1977 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Jethro Tull – Live at Golders Green Hippodrome, London – February 10, 1977 – BBC Radio 1 In Concert – BBC Radio 1 – Hard to believe Jethro Tull’s debut album, This Was is going to be 50 next year. Not hard to believe Jethro Tull is still alive and...

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September 25, 1978 – Pitching The Knesset – The Camp David Accords Debate

September 25, 1978 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – September 25, 1978 – With the echoes of the Camp David Accords ceremony between Jimmy Carter, Menachem Begin and Anwar Sadat still ringing in everyone’s heads, the process of accepting and adopting and debating began. At...

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Music Of John Weinzweig – CBC Symphony – 1958 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

John Weinzweig – Violin Concerto – Alfred Pratz, violin – CBC Symphony – Geoffry Waddington, cond – 1958 CBC Studio recording – Back up to Canada this week for a performance of the violin concerto by John Weinzweig. It was composed over a period from 1951-1954 and premiered in 1955....

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John Coltrane with Miles Davis – Live In Amsterdam – 1960 – Past Daily Downbeat – Birthday Edition – (John Coltrane – September 23, 1926)

John Coltrane with Miles Davis – Live from Amsterdam – April4, 1960 – VARA/VPRO – The Netherlands – A monumental pairing this weekend. John Coltrane, along with Wynton Kelly, Paul Chambers and Jimmy Cobb, along with Miles Davis in concert from Amsterdam and recorded by the Netherlands Radio network VARA...

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Charles Bradley In Concert – 2013 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend – Tribute Edition

Charles Bradley – In Concert at Anciennes Belgique – October 24, 2013 – RTBF, Brussels – Charles Bradley tonight (1948-2017). With the sad news earlier today of the passing of Blues/Funk/Soul/ R&B legend Charles Bradley at the age of 68, we can honestly say we hardly got to know him...

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You’re A Teenager – You Live In L.A. – It’s February 1967 – It’s A Happening Thing.

KHJ- Humble Harve – February 3, 1967 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – February 1967. Months away from the Summer Of Love, but nobody is calling it that. As soon as the weather gets warm there’s going to be a gathering of the Tribes at the Griffith Park Merry-go-round. In...