1967

Vietnam War - 1967 -

February 22, 1967 – Vice-President Humphrey Discusses Vietnam – 1967 – Past Daily Reference Room

Become a Patron! As 1966 turned into 1967 the war in Vietnam, initially considered a quick-in/quick-out military action, was turning into something considerably more complicated and protracted. With assessments coming from The Pentagon that this war could drag on for at least another 10 years was a sobering concept, which...

The Daily Flash - 1967

The Daily Flash – In Session – 1967 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Daily Flash – live – various venues – Approximately October 1967 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – If you like what we do, you might want to consider kicking in some love: Become a Patron! The Daily Flash to kick off the week. A band that had a solid...

Norman Symonds

Music Of Norman Symonds – CBC Toronto Symphony – 1966 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Norman Symonds – The Nameless Hour – CBC Toronto Symphony – Victor Feldbrill, cond – Fred Stone, Flugelhorn solo – CBC – 1966 – A reminder and an appeal: Become a Patron! Over to Canada this weekend for the music of Norman Symonds. His Nameless Hour, performed in this 1966...

Donovan - in session for Baton Rouge - Paris 1967

Donovan In Session – 1967 – Past Daily Sounbooth

Donovan – In session for Baton Rouge – ORTF, Paris – 1967 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – It would be sooo nice: Become a Patron! Donovan, for a change of pace this week. In session for the legendary French program Bouton Rouge, produced out of Paris for ORTF. This...

Existential Angst - 1967

It’s Almost Christmas 1967 – You’re A Teenager – You’re In The Bay Area- You Have Existential Angst, You Just Aren’t Sure What That Is.

KYA – San Francisco – December 9, 1967 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – A buck a month is all it takes: Become a Patron! Color you cynical. Okay – they said it would happen; sixteen-on-the-edge-of-seventeen and it’s that age where you start to doubt things, don’t believe anybody and...

Demonstrations For Equal Pay/Equal Rights - 1960s

Lady Gaitskell Has A Few Words About Equal Rights For Women – 1967 – Past Daily Reference Room

Patrons can download for free: Become a Patron! Anna Dora Gaitskell, Baroness Gaitskell (25 April 1901 – 1 July 1989) was a British Labour Party politician and wife of Hugh Gaitskell, leader of the Labour Party 1955–63. She was a delegate at the UN General Assembly and member of the...

October 7, 1967 – Body Bags In Vietnam – Death Of Hippy: Funeral In The Haight

Be a Patron and download for free: Become a Patron! Another day with the world slightly askew, this October 7th in 1967. Reports that, despite claims the rebels in Biafra were a thing of the past, explosions were heard in the Nigerian Capitol of Lagos and speculation all the fighting...

Cream In Concert From Detroit 1967 (RIP Ginger Baker – 1939-2019) – Past Daily Backstage Weekend Update: Tribute Edition

Become a Patron! Hearing the sad news today of the passing of legendary Drummer Ginger Baker – it’s further evidence 2019 has not been a good year for Music. Tributes have been pouring in all day, including this one via Pitchfork earlier this morning (October 6,2019): After days of being...

H.P. Lovecraft In concert - 1968

H.P. Lovecraft – In Concert – 1968 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

H.P. Lovecraft in Concert – Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco – May 11, 1968 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Patrons get downloads for free, in case you were wondering: Become a Patron! As band life-expectancies go, H.P.Lovecraft didn’t last all that long. Two years before going off in other directions...

September 23, 1967 – Vietnam: Saving It By Destroying It – Sniper Fire In Aurora – Fighting Over Mao.

Subscribers can get this download for free: Become a Patron! Waking up to the news this morning in 1967 had much to do with the endless war of attrition in Vietnam. The ongoing battle, mounting casualties and airstrikes near the Marine outpost at Con Thien. The theory being to destroy...