Daily Archive: December 31, 2017

Nat King Cole Swing Trio

Nat King Cole Trio – In Session 1939 – Past Daily Nights At The Round Table: Archeology

Nat King Cole Swing Trio – in session for Standard Broadcast Transcriptions – February 1939 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Another legendary figure who transitioned over from Jazz to Pop and achieved massive success. Last night it was Peggy Lee and a group of songs she recorded in session...

L.A. at night - Hollywood - 1955

It’s 1955 – You Live In Los Angeles – It’s The End Of The Year – You’re Sitting At The Radio – It’s Not Freezing – Past Daily’s Weekend Pop Chronicles

KHJ-KABC-KXLA – Dec. 30-31, 1955 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – If you were a kid, growing up in Los Angeles in the 1950s, chances are you weren’t born here. In the 1950s it was “the great trek west” a lot of families participated in. Weather was great, the city...

Cannonball Adderley - 1969

Cannonball Adderley Quintet – Live In Graz – 1969 – Past Daily Downbeat

Cannonball Adderley Quintet – live at Graz, Austria – March 15, 1969 – ORF, Vienna – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Cannonball Adderley for our last Downbeat session of 2017. Aided and abetted by brother Nat on horns, Joe Zawinul on keyboards, Victor Gaskin on bass and Roy McCurdy on...

Peggy Lee - In session - 1945

Peggy Lee In Session – 1945 – Past Daily Nights At The Round Table: Archeology

Peggy Lee with Dave Barbour’s Orchestra – In Session for C.P. Mac Gregor – Jan, 1945 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Peggy Lee is probably a name which may not register with people below a certain age. Her career spanned some six decades, from the 1930s to the 1990s....