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If You Were A Teenager, And You Lived In L.A. , October 16, 1965 Sounded Like This. 47

If You Were A Teenager, And You Lived In L.A. , October 16, 1965 Sounded Like This.

– KRLA-KHJ-KFWB, Los Angeles – October 16, 1965 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – If you’ve ever wanted to hear a slice of an average day of Top-40 radio in Los Angeles during those halcyon days of Rock, all things British Invasion and Motown, this may be your chance. It...

‘Nothing To See Here – No Point In Knowing’ – August 11, 1965 0

‘Nothing To See Here – No Point In Knowing’ – August 11, 1965

– Watts Riot – 2-Way Communications and street reports – KMPC-AM – August 11-15, 1965 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Fifty years ago today, on August 11, 1965, in what began as a routine traffic stop escalated into one of the most violent and destructive riots of the 1960s....

Nina Simone – Live in Amsterdam 1965 – Past Daily Downbeat 0

Nina Simone – Live in Amsterdam 1965 – Past Daily Downbeat

– Nina Simone – Live at Mickery Theatre, Loenersloot – Netherlands – December 25, 1965 – VPRO/VARA – Few artists have made such an impact on contemporary society as Nina Simone. Deeply rooted in Jazz, Nina Simone was embraced as a consummate musician, singer-songwriter, gospel singer, activist, writer and teacher....

Apostasia In Athens – July 23, 1965 0

Apostasia In Athens – July 23, 1965

– CBS World News Roundup – July 23, 1965 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Another unstable day for Planet Earth, this July 23rd in 1965. With briefings continuing at the White House over Defense Secretary Robert McNamara‘s fact-finding tour of Vietnam, there was continuing concern over our escalating role...

The Simmering Dog Days Of Summer – July 21, 1965 0

The Simmering Dog Days Of Summer – July 21, 1965

– CBS World News Roundup – July 21, 1965 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – This day, 50 years ago saw an escalation of things. An escalation of the War in Vietnam and an escalation in the violence in reaction to the Civil Rights Movement. Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara...

Straining For The Bright Side Of The Abyss – Vietnam – July 14, 1965 0

Straining For The Bright Side Of The Abyss – Vietnam – July 14, 1965

– Defense Secretary Robert McNamara Press Conference – July 14, 1965 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – And while we were mourning the passing of that great statesman Adlai Stevenson, a press conference was taking place. Defense Secretary Robert McNamara was giving a bleak assessment of the growing war in...

Death Of A Statesman – Adlai Stevenson – July 14, 1965 0

Death Of A Statesman – Adlai Stevenson – July 14, 1965

  – Adlai Stevenson Death Announcement – ABC Radio News – July 14, 1965 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The news came as quickly as death had come to Adlai Stevenson, former governor of Illinois, two-time Presidential candidate, UN Ambassador and eloquent statesman – collapsed on a sidewalk in...

Bob Crane Talks To Vincent Price – 1965 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles 0

Bob Crane Talks To Vincent Price – 1965 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

  . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Bob Crane Show – Guest: Vincent Price – Sydney Omar – KNX-Los Angeles – April 14, 1965 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Talk radio in the early days was a whole lot different than it is...

Donovan – In Session At The BBC – 1965-1968 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition 0

Donovan – In Session At The BBC – 1965-1968 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

  . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Donovan In Session At The BBC – Top Of The Pops-Saturday Club-Top Gear – 1965-1968- BBC Radio 1. Someone I haven’t played in a very long time. Donovan was an extremely popular figure from the mid-60s...

Ornette Coleman (1930-2015) – Live In Denmark 1965 – Nights At The Roundtable: Tribute Edition 0

Ornette Coleman (1930-2015) – Live In Denmark 1965 – Nights At The Roundtable: Tribute Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Ornette Coleman – Live At The Tivoli, Copenhagen – Nov. 30, 1965 – DR Radio A departure from our usual Rock fare. The news of the passing of Ornette Coleman earlier today was a stunning blow and...