Daily Archive: August 12, 2018

Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin – Live At Festival de Jazz d’Antibes – 1970 – Past Daily:Thoughts, Prayers And Candles Edition

Aretha Franklin – live at festival de Jazz d’Antibes, Juan-les-Pins, France – July 21, 1970 – RFI-Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – With the pessimistic news tonight via Aretha Franklin’s family – word is, the Queen Of Soul is gravely ill and may not make it over the next...

Randall Thompson

Charles Munch And The Boston Symphony Rehearse Music Of Randall Thompson – 1950 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Charles Munch and The Boston Symphony In Rehearsal – Randall Thompson; Symphony No. 3 – Dukas; Sorcerer’s Apprentice – March 27, 1950 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Another from the 1940s/early 1950s series Boston Symphony In Rehearsal. This week it’s the rehearsal of a world premier – Symphony Number...

Paul McCartney death hoax 1969

“Turn Me On, Dead Man” – The Great Paul McCartney Is Dead Hoax – 1969 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

Paul McCartney – The Testimony – F. Lee Bailey and others – Nov. 30, 1969 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – In an era rife with conspiracies, rumors and urban myths, the one that took something of a dubious prize was the one that got started with a report that...

Louis Prima

Louis Prima And His Orchestra – 1945 – Past Daily Downbeat

Louis Prima -Coca-Cola Spotlight Bands – January 15, 1945 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Louis Prima this weekend. In the days before Call Of The Wildest and his legendary stints in Vegas, Louis Prima was a staple of the Big-Band era, writing a string of classic songs and, as...