Daily Archive: November 25, 2020

Joni Mitchell - Club 47, 1968

Joni Mitchell – Live At Club 47 – 1968 – Past Daily Soundbooth

A club date from Joni Mitchell tonight – recorded at Club 47 in Cambridge Mass. from January 1968. Folk singer Tom Rush had met Mitchell in Toronto and was impressed with her songwriting ability. He took “Urge for Going” to the popular folk artist Judy Collins, but she was not...

Dorothy Eustis - in concert - 1950

Dorothy Eustis With Artur Rodzinski And The L.A. Philharmonic In Music Of Glinka, Beethoven, Rachmaninoff And Stravinsky – 1950 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Dorothy Eustis, piano – Los Angeles Philharmonic – Artur Rodzinski, cond. – Hollywood Bowl – July 13, 1950 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Another historic concert this week, also from the 1950 season of the Hollywood Bowl. This time it’s pianist Dorothy Eustis with the L.A. Philharmonic conducted by...

HUAC Hearings

November 25, 1947 – HUAC: Cold War And Witch Hunts – America Under Investigation.

As the Cold War grew in intensity, and as the world reacted, news for this November 25th in 1947 was pessimistic and ominous. The Big Four Foreign Ministers Conference wasn’t yielding the results as planned, with Soviet Foreign Minister Molotov balking at overtures from the West over the Austrian and...

eyes for the moment on Lebanon - these kept popping up on Kuwaiti street corners

November 25, 1990 – Desert Storm Clouds – Suicide Bombers In Lebanon – Riots In Seoul.

While the saber-rattling continued to ramp up in the Middle East over Iraq and its invasion of Kuwait, this November 25th in 1990, there was more going on in other areas of the region.  An incident on the Egyptian-Israeli border, where a border guard was arrested on suspicion of firing...