Monthly Archive: June 2019

Music Of Sir Arnold Bax – BBC Northern Symphony – 1967 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Sir Arnold Bax – Symphony Number 5 – BBC Northern Symphony – Morris Handford, cond. May 15, 1967 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Become a Patron! The music of Sir Arnold Bax this weekend – a performance from May 1967 by The BBC Northern Symphony conducted by Maurice Handford....

Stan Kenton – Live From Birdland — 1953 – Past Daily Downbeat

Stan Kenton and His orchestra -live from Birdland, New York City – June 20, 1953 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – A little reminder: Stan Kenton and his orchestra, live from Birdland in New York and broadcast on June 20, 1953 by NBC Radio as part of their All-Star Parade...

The Charlatans' Tim Burgess - Glasto 2019

The Charlatans In Concert – Glastonbury 2019 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend: Festival Edition

The Charlatans in Concert – Recorded at Glastonbury 2019 – June 28, 2019 – BBC 6 Music – A little love goes a long way: Become a Patron! The Charlatans, kicking Glastonbury into high gear this year with a stand-out set, recorded last night by the ever-present and everywhere-at-once BBC...

Drinking The Kool-Aid

While You’re Digging Our Sights And Sounds . . . . A Few Words From Gordon Skene And Past Daily.

Become a Patron! From the somewhat addled mind of Gordon Skene: You have options – and both of them are just below the photo. As you know, we were hot in the midst of our Annual Past Daily Fundraiser almost two weeks ago – doing our yearly stump for support...

Interpol In Concert – Glastonbury 2019 – Past Daily Soundbooth – Festival Edition

Interpol – Live At Glastonbury 2019 – Broadcast live – June 28, 2019 – BBC 6 Music – Become a Patron! Interpol for a Friday and for the first day of Glastonbury 2019 – recorded earlier in the day (June 28th) by the inimitable BBC 6 Music. In case you...

FBI Director Robert Mueller - National Press Club 2008

A Word Or Two From Robert Mueller – 2008 – Past Daily Reference Room

FBI Director Robert Mueller – National Press Club Luncheon – May 16, 2008 – National Press Club – FBI Director Robert Mueller. Before he became Special Counsel and became embroiled in the Investigation over Russian meddling in the 2016 election, Mueller was director of the FBI – this appearance, before...

June 28, 2007 – Cities On The Edge – Economy On The Edge – Stock Market On The Edge.

NPR – Hourly News – June 28, 2007 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Become a Patron! June 28, 2007 – A day where living on the Edge was starting to catch up to people. From news that most city streets were in a state of bad disrepair and, in...

Yeah Yeah Yeahs – In Session (Debut For Peel) – 2002 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Yeah Yeah Yeahs – in session for John Peel – August 22, 2002 – BBC Radio 1 – Yeah Yeah Yeahs in their debut session for John Peel tonight. Recorded on July 10, 2002 and broadcast on August 22nd over BBC Radio 1. Become a Patron! They formed in New...

June 27, 1978 – Swapping Prisoners – Going Berserk In Moscow – Going Berserk In Matamoros.

June 27, 1978 – another busy news day and a world gone somewhat berserk. First, from Moscow came word about the pending release of U.S. businessman Francis Crawford, held on charges of currency violations. Likewise, came news from New Jersey regarding the pending release of two Soviet employees accused of...

Stereolab – In Session – 2019 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Stereolab – In session for Marc Riley – June 26, 2019 – BBC 6 Music – Become a Patron! Stereolab in session tonight. Something of a cause for celebration. 2019 has marked the year of Stereolab’s return – though many have thought it was a breakup, the band members (most...