1950’s

Students at Horace Mann Hi - 1958 0

December 6, 1957 – Rock n’ Roll In Days Of Segregation – Little Rock, Arkansas – Past Daily Weekend Pop Chronicles

December 6, 1957 – KOKY, Little Rock Arkansas – The Harold Hartley Show – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – December 6, 1957 – Little Rock, Arkansas – the year may sound familiar and the city may ring a few bells. Only 3 months earlier, Little Rock was ground zero for...

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Jacqueline Brumaire And Jean Martinon Play Music Of Maurice Jaubert – 1952 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Maurice Jaubert – Jeanne d’Arc (1937) : symphonie concertante for soli, choir and orchestra – Jacqueline Brumaire, Soprano – French National Orchestra – Jean Martinon, conductor – 1952 Concert performance. Continuing our seemingly endless archeological dig through the vault and unearthing broadcasts of rarities – here’s another one which should...

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November 19, 1955 – Adlai Stevenson Addresses The DNC In Chicago – Past Daily Reference Room

November 19, 1955 – Adlai Stevenson Address to the DNC – Chicago, Illinois – November 19, 1955 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Long before our current state of affairs – long before the scandals and accusations and domestic terrorist attacks, our Political climate, though far from perfect, was one...

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November 8, 1956 – The Situation In Hungary – UN Emergency Session

November 8, 1956 – United Nations General Assembly- Emergency Session – NBC Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – November 8, 1956 – The situation in Hungary was quickly spiraling out of control, calling for an emergency session at the United Nations in order to figure out what recourse to...

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Big Maybelle, The Moonglows, Sam “The Man” Taylor – Alan Freed’s Rock n’ Roll Dance Party – 1956 – Past Daily Weekend Pop Chronicles

Big Maybelle, The Moonglows, Sam “The Man” Taylor – Alan Freed – Camel Rock n’Roll Dance Party – September 4, 1956 – CBS Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Another installment of this iconic and historic document of early Rock n’ Roll. This one features one of the rare...