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Al Stewart

Al Stewart In Session – 1968 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Al Stewart – in session for John Peel – May 29, 1968 – Recorded May 8, 1968 – BBC Radio 1 – Al Stewart in session for John Peel from 1968 tonight. This was his first of what would be some seven sessions the singer-songwriter would record for Peel. And...

Taylor Momsen - The Pretty Reckless

The Pretty Reckless – Acoustic Session – 2011 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Pretty Reckless – Acoustic session for Radio France: Mouv-Le Live program – April 2011 – Radio France – New York Rockers The Pretty Reckless in acoustic session for Radio France’ Le Mouv channel Le Live program, recorded either March or April 2011 in Paris during the European leg of...

Jackson Mississippi - April 16, 1979

April 16, 1979 – Jackson Mississippi: “Chance Of Showers, Deluge Likely”

April 16, 1979 – CBS Radio – The World Tonight – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – April 16, 1979 – if you lived in Jackson Mississippi this day, you’d be either under water or about to be. The worst had not happened yet as flood waters were still rising, up...

Gemma Ray

Gemma Ray In Session – 2019 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Gemma Ray – in session for Marc Riley – April 15, 2019 – BBC 6 Music – Gemma Ray in session to start the week. Recorded for Marc Riley (with an extra track for Gideon Coe) on April 15th (earlier today) at BBC 6 Music. Paula Carino of AllMusic says...

Norway Invasion - April 1940

April 15, 1940 – Norway: Depending On Whose Side You Were On. . .

April 15, 1940 – BBC World Service News – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – April 15, 1940 – With the German invasion of Norway some six days old, the Allies were trying to maintain a foothold. Combined forces of the Navy, Army and Airforce were providing much needed assistance in...

Carl Barât Live In Paris – 2011 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Carl Barât – live in Paris – July 8, 2011 – Radio France Le Mouv – Carl Barât, former Libertines frontman and Dirty Pretty Things co-founder, during his solo period just after the breakup of The Libertines, and Pete Doherty’s induction into rehab. This was recorded in Paris during a...

April 14, 1956 – Frankie Lymon And The Teenagers – LaVern Baker – Count Basie – Alan Freed – 1956 – Past Daily Weekend Pop Chronicles

Frankie Lymon and The Teenagers, LaVern Baker, Count Basie and his Orchestra -CBS Radio: Camel Rock n’ Roll Dance Party – April 16, 1956 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – April 14, 1956 – Sixty-three years ago today, Alan Freed along with LaVerne Baker, Count Basie and Frankie Lymon and...

Dinah Washington

Lionel Hampton And Dinah Washington On The Air – 1944 – Past Daily Downbeat

Jubilee – Lionel Hampton and Dinah Washington – October 16, 1944 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – If it wasn’t for the Armed Forces Radio Service, started during World War 2, a vast treasure trove of our cultural heritage would be lost forever. Because the service was aimed at troops...

Chapterhouse In Concert – 1991 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Chapterhouse – in concert – Pontiac, Michigan – September 16, 1991 – broadcast live by 89X, Pontiac Michigan -Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Chapterhouse this weekend. Recorded and broadcast live from Pontiac Michigan on September 16, 1991. Considered by many to be one of the essential figures in the Shoegaze...

It’s 1979 – You’re A Teenager – You Live In L.A. – Conformity Just Isn’t You.

KROQ – Mike Rophone – February 28, 1979 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Face it – conformity ain’t your strong suit. You’ve always had a problem with authority figures; everybody from the Boys V.P. to your gym teacher. They represent the control freaks in your life and are close...