Japan

Toro y Moi - Fuji Rock Festival 2019

Toro Y Moi – Live At Fuji Rock Festival 2019 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Toro y Moi – live at Fuji Rock Festival – July 26, 2019 – NHK-FM – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Toro y Moi in concert last week at the Fuji Rock Festival. Recorded on July 26th. Chaz Bear (born Chazwick Bradley Bundick; November 7, 1986), known professionally as Toro...

Stellla Donnelly - Fuji Festival 2019 - Photo: Tim Cochrane

Stella Donnelly – Live At Fuji Festival 2019 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Festival Edition

Stella Donnelly -Live At Fuji Festival 2019 – Recorded July 27, 2019 – NHK-FM New faces by way of Australian singer-songwriter Stella Donnelly, whose debut album came out in March of this year and has been getting widely positive reactions all over the world. Recorded literally hours ago, Donnelly and...

May 24, 1994 – A Compromise With Japan – A Promise From Mandela – A Lawsuit For Big Tobacco.

May 24, 1994 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – May 24, 1994 – U.S. and Japanese negotiators reached a compromise in Washington discussions about Trade talks. The first round of negotiations collapsed in February were now looking for a restart with a common understanding on...

April 4, 1987 – Pope John Paul II In Chile: Shots and Teargas Amid A Mass For Peace – Looming Trade Wars

April 4, 1987 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – April 4, 1987 – Pope John Paul II visits Chile and gets a glimpse of the violence in the streets of Santiago while conducting an open air Mass. Demonstrators, protesting the oppressive military dictatorship of Augusto...

Herbert Blomstedt With The NHK Symphony In Music Of Beethoven And Stenhammar – 2018 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Herbert Blomstedt and The NHK Symphony in Concert – October 24, 2018 – Suntory Hall, Tokyo – NHK-FM – The legendary Herbert Blomtedt leading the NHK Symphony in music of Beethoven and Stenhammer during this Subscription concert on October 24, 2018 and recorded live from the stage at Suntory Hall...

Striking Coal Miners

March 27, 1978 – The Coal Miners Strike – A Ceasefire In Lebanon – Storming The Narita Airport

March 27, 1978 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – March 27, 1978 – The 16-week old Coal Miners strike was looking to be at an end – for the most part. Most of the Soft Coal Miners went back to work, their nationwide walkout at...

The Monkees - in concert at Budokan, Tokyo - October 4, 1968

The Monkees – Live In Japan – 1968 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

The Monkees – live At Budokan Hall, Tokyo – October 4,1968 – NHK-FM, Tokyo – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The Monkees in concert this weekend. Recorded live at Budokan Hall in Tokyo on October 4, 1968 and broadcast by Japanese National Radio Network NHK-FM. Coming just after my taste...

Melt-Banana - in concert at One Live, Brighton 2003

Melt-Banana – One Live Festival, Brighton – 2003 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Melt-Banana – In Concert At One Live, Brighton – John Peel, Host – October 30, 2003 – BBC Radio 1 – Melt-Banana, in concert at One Live in Brighton – recorded on October 30, 2003 for John Peel. Okay – those of you expecting a continuation of the vibe from...

Kobe Japan earthquake

January 21, 1995 – Accidents, The OJ Trial, Struggles In Chechnya And Terremoto In Kobe

January 21, 1995 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – January 21, 1995 – Your typical day of accidents, trials, civil war and the situation in Kobe, Japan where a 6.8 earthquake leveled great swaths of the city. But news for the day began with an...

Shanghai under attack - Sept. 11, 1937

September 11, 1937 – Madame Chiang-Kai Shek And The War With Japan – Past Daily Reference Room

Madame Chiang-Kai Shek – Talk From Shanghai – September 11, 1937 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – In what became known as the Second Sino-Japanese War (the First, lasting from July 1894-April 1895), The Second Sino-Japanese War was a military conflict fought primarily between the Republic of China and the...