Author: gordonskene

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Barry Gray Talks College Football And The Difference Between News And Commentary – With Mel Allen And Ed Weiner – 1949 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

WOR-AM, New York – Barry Gray Program with Mel Allen And Ed Weiner – September 16, 1949 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Before the days of phone-in talk shows, Pop Psychologists and conspiracy theorists, Radio was getting its feet wet during the post World War 2 years with conversational...

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Sonny Rollins Quartet – Live At Pori Jazz Festival – 1979 – Past Daily Downbeat

Sonny Rollins Quartet – live at Pori Jazz Festival 1979 – Pori, Finland – July 13, 1979 – YLE- Finland – The Sonny Rollins Quartet – live at the Pori Jazz Festival in Finland on July 13, 1979 and broadcast by the Finnish Radio network YLE. With all the insanity...

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Ride – In Concert – 1991 – Past Daily Backstage Pass

Ride – In concert at Gothic Theatre, Englewood, Colorado – April 3, 1991 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Perennial favorites Ride in concert this weekend. Recorded at the Gothic Theatre in Englewood Colorado on April 3, 1991 and broadcast sometime shortly after. Ride were one of the pivotal bands...

October 1970 0

It’s October 1970 – You’re No Longer A Teenager – You No Longer Live In L.A. – You Are Not Crazy About This Year.

Dave Stone – KYA, San Francisco – October 19, 1970 – 1970 started off with a lot of promise. New year, new decade, new city. You left L.A. behind, at least for the next four years while you dive head-first into adulthood and a higher education (in more ways than...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg (photo LIbrado Romero-N.Y. Times) 0

A Word Or Two With Ruth Bader Ginsburg – 2019 – RBG: (1933-2020) – Past Daily Special

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Supreme Court Justice – BBC World Service Documentary – 2019 – BBC World Service – With heart-stopping news that Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg passed away earlier this evening, the result of complications from a battle with Pancreatic Cancer, a vital and essential voice for Justice...

Talking On The Phone - 1983 0

It’s 1983 – You Live Everywhere In America – You Like Talking About Your Problems . . .To Several Million Total Strangers.

KABC-790, Los Angeles – Dr. Toni Grant – July 20, 1983 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – As it’s been said several times in several places: “Americans love a good dish” – and no, it’s not anything caloric – the “dish” they speak about is “dishing the dirt” – talking...

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Simple Minds – In Concert – 1980 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Simple Minds – In Concert – De Gigant Apeldoorn, Netherlands – March 22, 1980 – Flip Martian collection – Simple Minds in concert this week. Live at De Gigant Apeldoorn in the Netherlands and recorded on March 22, 1980 by Dutch Radio network VPRO. The roots of Simple Minds are...

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September 17, 1998 – Releasing The Testimony – The Iranian-Afghan Scuffle – Hong Kong Unemployment.

September 17, 1998 – BBC World Service – Newsdesk – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – September 17, 1998 – The view from London – the ongoing drama of the Clinton/Lewinsky Affair was reaching a new chapter when the House Judiciary Committee was slated to meet over when to release the...

Angelic Upstarts - in session for Peel - 1981 0

Angelic Upstarts – In Session -1981 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Angelic Upstarts – In session for John Peel – June 29 1981 – BBC Radio 1 – Angelic Upstarts in session tonight. Recorded for John Peel at BBC Radio 1 on June 23rd and broadcast on the 29th. The Angelic Upstarts formed in South Shields in 1977. AllMusic calls them...

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Christian Zacharias And The Lausanne Chamber Orchestra Play Music Of Beethoven – 2011 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Lausanne Chamber Orchestra РChristian Zacharias, Soloist And Conductor РRSR РJanuary 25, 2011 РGordon Skene Sound Collection РMusic of Beethoven this week Рperformed and conducted by the brilliant Christian Zacharias and the Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, recorded live at the Salle Métropole, Lausanne on January 25,...