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Lou Donaldson Quartet Live At The Inntöne Jazz Festival 2012 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio player: Lou Donaldson Quartet -Live Jumping into more recent vintage this week with a concert from the 2012 Inntöne Jazz Festival at Diersbach Austria featuring the legendary Lou Donaldson Quartet. Hitting 86 and still going strong, Donaldson continues his legacy with a spirited...

Lee Konitz Live At The Art Park Jazz Festival 1979 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Lee Konitz Nonet – Live – 1979 From NPR’s legendary and much lamented Jazz Alive! series comes this weekend’s Downbeat post. Recorded at the 3rd Annual Art Park Jazz Festival in Lewiston New York, between September 1-3, 1979 and featuring the Lee...

Nirvana In Session – 1989 – Nights At The Roundtable

Click on the link here for Audio player: Nirvana – BBC Session – Nov. 22, 1989 Starting off the holiday weekend with grunge pioneers Nirvana and their first session for the BBC on November 22, 1989. Here’s what they play: Nirvana – In Session at The BBC 1. Love Buzz...

Gaby Casadesus And The Pascal Quartet Play Robert Casadesus – 1958 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone.

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Casadesus – Quintet for Piano And Strings Back to French Radio transcriptions this week with a work by legendary pianist Robert Casadesus, who was not as well known as a composer as he was a musician. His Piano Quintet in D Minor...

FDR Addresses The 1940 Democratic Convention – Past Daily Reference Room.

Click on the link here for audio player: FDR Democratic Convention – 1940 After much consideration and speculation, President Roosevelt decided to run for a third term in 1940. Addressing the convention via radio from the White House, Roosevelt outlined his goals for a third term and spoke of a...

Radiohead In Session – 1992 – Nights At The Roundtable

Clink on the link here for Audio: Radiohead In Session at The BBC – June 13, 1992 Radiohead have become, without a doubt, one of the most innovative, influential and highly respected bands of the past twenty years. Tonight’s Roundtable features the band just around the time of their first...

Deep Freeze – July 25, 1978

Click on the Link:News for July 25, 1978 Not an earth shattering day in history, this July 25, 1978, but a painfully familiar one in the 70’s. Worsening diplomatic relations with the Soviet Union. The State Department announced it was putting a hold on all high level visits to Moscow...

July 23, 1947 – Postwar Europe – A Delicate Madness –

Click on the Link: News for July 23, 1947 News for this July 23rd in 1947 had to do with the delicate balance being struck throughout postwar Europe, and fears the unity was falling apart. The Big Three Conference was underway with discussions regarding the proposed Marshall Plan and the...

Roy Harris Conducts Roy Harris – 1946 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

1.Fantasy – American Broadcasting Co. Symphony – Roy Harris, cond. 2. Folk Rhythms Of Today – American Broadcasting Co. Symphony – Roy Harris, Cond. I posted both of these pieces a few years ago via my now-defunct Newstalgia site. Since I have realize there is a whole new audience here,...

KHJ Appreciation Night 1967

Buffalo Springfield, The Seeds, Johnny Rivers, The Supremes – KHJ Appreciation Day At The Bowl – 1967 – Backstage Weekend/Past Daily Pop Chronicles

Part 1 Part 2 Sometimes you wish today’s technology was around in the 60’s. If that were so, you would probably have already heard this concert, had it on record, reissued on CD, committed it to memory and you’d think nothing of it. But because the technology at the time...