Monthly Archive: January 2020

Sergey Khachatryan - in concert from Toulouse

Sergey Khachatryan With Tugan Sokhiev And The Capitol Of Toulouse Orchestra In Concert 2015 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Sergey Khachatryan, violin – Capitol Of Toulouse Orchestra – Tugan Sokhiev, Conducter – April 15, 2015 – Radio France Musique – Become a Patron! Over to France this week for a concert, broadcast live from Toulouse at the Halle aux Grains on April 15, 2015 featuring the Capitol of Toulouse...

Central America 1984 Sandinistas

January 15, 1984 – Heating Up In Central America – Grinding On In Lebanon – Mr. Zhao Comes To Washington.

Become a Patron! January 15, 1984 – Capping off a busy week with eyes on the brewing conflicts in Central America. The issue of whether or not the U.S. should intervene in Nicaragua was up for discussion. The potential tipping point was an incident taking place on the Honduran/Nicaraguan border....

Michael Rother- 1976

Michael Rother – In Session – 2019 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Michael Rother – In session for Marc Riley – August 10, 2019 – BBC 6 Music – Become a Patron! Running across this recent (August 2019) session with German electronica pioneer Michael Rother it immediately summoned up all kinds of memories. Having been very familiar with his work since his...

The Youth Vote - 1972

Election ’72 – The Elusive Youth Vote. Past Daily Reference Room

Become a Patron! Not that long ago, in retrospect, the age to vote in America was 21. In 1971, after considerable debate, the Twenty-Sixth Amendment was passed, lowering the voting age from 21 to 18. It only seemed fair and ethical, since 18 year olds were being drafted into the...

Nathaniel Abraham - Murder Trial

January 13, 2000 – The Mother Of All Flu Seasons – The Real Y2K Glitch – When Eleven Year Olds Murder.

Become a Patron! January 13, 2000 – By all accounts, the new millennium Flu season was shaping up to being the worst in a long time. Flu and flu-related deaths were shooting up ever since the season officially got underway. Some cases were misdiagnosed and doctors were cautioned not to...

ZZ Top - in concert - 1980

ZZ Top – In Concert From Essen, Germany – 1980 – Past Daily Soundbooth

ZZ Top – In Concert from Essen, Germany – April 19, 1980 – WDR – Become a Patron! Ending up the weekend with ZZ Top, playing their first concert in Europe, at the Grugahalle in Essen, Germany on April 19 by West German Radio/TV. ZZ Top formed in 1969 in...

You and your First Tape Recorder

It’s March 1959 – You’re A Teenager – You Live In New York – Your Parents Bought You A Tape Recorder For Christmas – They Are Regretting It.

New York AM Radio Dial Hopping – March, 1959 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – A buck a month is all we ask: Become a Patron! You finally got it. After months of hounding, hinting and placing copies of magazines with Webcor ads all around your apartment, your parents finally...