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Gordon Skene, two-time Grammy Nominee and archivist runs The Gordon Skene Sound Archive and this website, which is dedicated to preserving and encouraging an interest in history and historic news, events, and cultural aspects of our society. Past Daily is the only place on the Internet where you can hear a Nixon speech, listen to an interview with John Cassavettes or play a broadcast of Charles Munch rehearsing the Boston Symphony in 1950, all in the same place. It's living history and it's timeless.
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What you might have missed.
- Vaclav Neumann And The Czech Philharmonic In Music Of Martinu And Beethoven – 1982 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert
- July 17, 1951 – Kansas City Underwater – Josephine Baker And Racism In A Restaurant.
- Hawkwind – In Concert – 1972 – Past Daily Soundbooth
- America’s Little Insurance Problem – 1940 – The Fleece Factor And Morris H. Siegel. Past Daily Reference Room
- July 16, 1980 – Convention: Detroit – Gearing Up For The Reagan Years And Dubious Funding