Monthly Archive: October 2017

Siouxsie and The Banshees - 1988

Siouxsie And The Banshees – Live At Royal Albert Hall – 1988 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Siouxsie And The Banshees – In Concert at Royal Albert Hall – 1988 – BBC Radio 1 In Concert Series – A dose of Goth on a Halloween night, compliments of Siouxsie and The Banshees, recorded in concert at the Royal Albert Hall in 1988. This concert comes around the...

BOO! – Past Daily’s Fall Fundraiser – Halloween Edition

BOO! – Past Daily’s Fall Fundraiser – Halloween Edition

Click here:Past Daily’s Fall Fundraiser – contribution button Have we no shame? Resorting to cheap theatrics in order to get people to chip in? Yeah, well . . . . A casual reminder, to those of you still on the fence, that we’re 4 days away from ending our annual...

Afghanistan - October 2001

October 31, 2001 – In Search For The Coalition Of The Willing

October 31, 2001 – BBC World Service: Newshour – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – October 31, 2001 – How the world was looking, this Halloween in 2001. With the search for Osama bin Laden leading to Afghanistan, and U.S.-led forces going after Taliban believed to be hiding bin Laden, it...

New York World's Fair 1939

October 30, 1939 – Closing The New York World’s Fair (For The Winter)

October 30, 1939 – Closing Ceremonies, New York World’s Fair – Mutual Broadcasting – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – It was October 30, seventy-eight years ago that the 1939 New York World’s Fair came to a close for the winter. Scheduled to re-open in May of 1940. The World of...

The Beatles - Top Of The Pops

The Beatles, Dusty Springfield, The Migil 5, Brian Poole And The Tremeloes, Marc Wynter – Top Of The Pops – 1964 – Past Daily Nights At The Round Table

The Beatles, Dusty Springfield, Brian Poole & The Tremeloes, The Migil 5, Marc Wynter – Top Of The Pops – Preview Show #00 – Aug-Sept. 1964 – BBC Transcription Service – The very first Top Of The Pops from the BBC Transcription Service. Actually, it was the pilot show before...

Florent Schmitt

Eugène Bigot And The ORTF Orchestra Play Music Of Florent Schmitt – 1952 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Florent Schmitt: Le petit elf Ferme-l’oeil – ORTF Orchestra, Cond. Eugène Bigot – ORTF Paris – circa 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – It seems that most composers whose work had been popular during the 20th century, and whose popularity had faded since their deaths, have become the standard...

Wardell Gray with Dexter Gordon

Wardell Gray – Live At Birdland – 1951 – Past Daily Downbeat

Wardell Gray Live at Birdland – April 28, 1951 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Wardell Gray this weekend. One of the true guiding lights in Post-War Jazz, he was that link between Big-Band and small group Jazz, and his collaborators read like a who’s who of the Jazz world....