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John Lennon – Dream Ends At The Dakota – December 8, 1980

– John Lennon death reports – Various stations – December 8, 1980 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – John Lennon – a life ended at the end of a gun outside The Dakota Apartments in New York City, 35 years ago tonight. In the 35 years since his death, so...

It’s Early 1967 – You Live In L.A. – You’re 16 – This Is What You Were Listening To – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

It’s Early 1967 – You Live In L.A. – You’re 16 – This Is What You Were Listening To – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

      – KRLA-KFWB-KHJ-KBLA- recorded between February and May, 1967 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Long before the days of downloading, streaming and ripping, if you wanted to listen to a new song over and over, the only way you could do that was hook up your tape-recorder...

Pop Goes The Beatles 1963 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Pop Goes The Beatles 1963 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

– Pop Goes The Beatles – August 6, 1963 – BBC Transcription Service – I have rarely run Beatles material on Past Daily. No good reason – other than, the subject is covered so thoroughly by so many other sites, that I don’t think I can add anything that hasn’t...

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

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...

The Bulldozer Revolution And A Birthday – October 9, 2000

The Bulldozer Revolution And A Birthday – October 9, 2000

  – BBC World Service – World Briefing – October 9, 2000 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – With the overthrow and resignation of Slobodan Milosevic a few days earlier and the installation of Vojislav Kostunica as the legitimate President, members of the EU were meeting on this day to...

A Conversation With Lennon And McCartney – 1968 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

A Conversation With Lennon And McCartney – 1968 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Newsfront Interview with Lennon and McCartney – May 11, 1968 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Unlike the Billie Holiday interview last week, this interview with John Lennon and Paul McCartney has been discovered recently and has been...

Boys With Long Hair – 1970 – Weekend Pop Chronicles

Boys With Long Hair – 1970 – Weekend Pop Chronicles

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Martha Stuart: Are You Listening? – Boys With Long Hair – July 1970 Anyone reading this who was born after 1970 will have no idea what the deal was. It was all about hair in the 1960s...

Dream Is Over – The Death Of John Lennon – December 8, 1980

Dream Is Over – The Death Of John Lennon – December 8, 1980

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Death of John Lennon – news reports – December 8, 1980 Stunned incomprehensible silence. That was a reaction many people had when they first heard the news that John Lennon was dead, gunned down as he stepped...

A Word Or Two From Swami Satchidananda – 1967 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NET: Newsfront – Interview with Swami Satchidananda – September 6, 1967 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. In that wildly upheaval year of 1967 among so many revolutionary changes, came an onslaught of Gurus from India. Not that Eastern Philosophy and Indian...