Monthly Archive: February 2020

Hollywood Boulevard - 1968

It’s May 1968 – You Live In L.A. – You’re Turning 30 – You Don’t Do Those Dances – It’s Still Your Town.

KMPC – Geoff Edwards – Roger Carroll – June 14, 1968 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – I’ll just leave this right here and you can think about it:Become a Patron! Much as many Pop Culture mavens would have you believe the entire world grew their hair long the second...

Marquis de Sade - live in Geneva - 1981

Marquis De Sade – In Session – 1981 – Past Daily Soundboooth

Marquis de Sade – live at le Palladium, Geneva – March 11, 1981 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – For the price of a ho-hum Latte:Become a Patron! Short-lived French Post-Punk/New-Wave band Marquis de Sade in session tonight. Recorded at Le Palladium in Geneva on March 11, 1981 presumably for...

Avalance at Galtür - eb. 1999

February 28, 1999 – Worries About the Y2K Glitch – Monica Lewinsky Has A Biography – When The Mountain Fell In Austria: An Avalanche In Austria

A little support goes a really long way, trust me: Become a Patron! February 28, 1999 – News of a massive avalanche that buried the Austrian village of Galtür, killing some 38. The avalanche occurred on the 23rd, but on this day they were still recovering bodies as they were...

Mothers Of Invention

Mothers Of Invention – Live In Paris – 1968 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Mothers Of Invention – Live at l’Olympia, Paris – October 26, 1968 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Become a Patron! The Mothers of Invention, on the last night of their 1968 European tour, recorded at l’Olympia in Paris on October 26, 1968. Tonight, it’s a portion of the first...

Nicosia - February 1975

February 21, 1975 – Secretary General Kurt Waldheim On The Cyprus Situation – Past Daily Reference Room

Keeps us up – keeps us running: Become a Patron! The ongoing dispute over the issue of Cyprus, a tiny island in the Mediterranean caught in a tug-of-war between Turkey and Greece over who both claimed possession of the island once again escalated when Turkey staged full-scale invasion of the...

Eisenhower In Buenos Aires - 1960

February 27, 1960 – Ike In Buenos Aires – A Happily Excited Britain – U.S. Takes Second Place In Squaw Valley Winter Olympics

Help us keep preserving and posting: Become a Patron! February 27,1960 – Ike in Buenos Aires. After a day of welcoming President Eisenhower to Argentina, the night turned into something else, with crowds battling police and demonstrators tearing down Welcome Eisenhower posters – a big contrast to only a few...

Chapterhouse - live in Paris - 1991

Chapterhouse – Live In Paris – 1991 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Chapterhouse – live at La Locomtive – Paris – April 13, 1991 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Preservation ain’t cheap: Become a Patron! Chapterhouse in concert tonight. Live at La Locomotive in Paris on April 13, 1991. The band comprised Andrew Sherriff (born 16 May 1969, Wokingham, England; guitar/vocals),...

Moura Lympany (in 1937)

Moura Lympany In Recital – 1983 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Dame Moura Lympany In Recital – 1983 Maryland International Piano Festival – July 21, 1983 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – If you want to help us preserve history – chip in: Become a Patron! Dame Moura Lympany in Recital at the 13th Annual Maryland International Piano Festival and competition...

Snowstorm '99

February 26, 1999 – The Great Blizzard Of ’99 – White House Gives Kudos To Mexico – The Economy Is Humming.

It works – it really works: Become a Patron! February 26, 1999 – The Great Blizzard of ’99. A surprise late winter snow storm, blanketed much of the Northeast and plunged it into chaos as the storm took forecasters by surprise and did an admirable job of jamming highways, creating...