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Thee Oh Sees – Live At Primavera Sound 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

– Thee Oh Sees – Live At Primavera Sound 2015, Barcelona – May 31, 2015 – RNE Radio 2 – After announcing an extended hiatus in 2013, many thought that was it for Thee Oh Sees, a band (actually, John Dwyer with a revolving door of musicians and co-horts) which...

A Crown With Conditions – October 30, 1975

A Crown With Conditions – October 30, 1975

– NBC Nightly News – October 30, 1975 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – News for this October 30th, 40 years ago had much to do with transitions of power in a long-running dictatorship. General Francisco Franco, who had authoritarian rule in Spain from 1938 was now too ill to...

Meanwhile, Back In Khorramshahr  – October 23, 1980

Meanwhile, Back In Khorramshahr – October 23, 1980

– CBS World News Roundup – October 23, 1980 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – A day full of politics, both Domestic and Foreign, this October 23, 1980. Starting with the Presidential election and the race, the rhetoric and the banter back and forth between President Carter and hopefuls Reagan...

Hinds – Live At Festival SOS 4.8 – 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders/Festival Edition

– Hinds – live at Festival SOS 4.8, Murcia, Spain – May 1, 2015 – RNE Radio 3 – Originally known as The Deers, until a threatened lawsuit by another band by the same name forced them to change it, Hinds have been getting a lot of word of mouth since...

Eggshell Alliances – July 16, 1951

Eggshell Alliances – July 16, 1951

– Edward R. Murrow and the News with Don Hollenbeck – CBS Radio – July 16, 1951 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this day, 64 years ago had much to do with shaky alliances being formed around the world. Starting with news that the U.S. and Spain were...

Luna – Live At Festival SOS 4.8 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

Luna – Live At Festival SOS 4.8 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

– Luna – Live at SOS Festival 4.8 – Murcia, Spain – May 1, 2015 – RNE Radio 3 Described by Rolling Stone Magazine as “the best Band you’ve never heard of” Luna emerged from the New York Indie/Dream Pop scene in 1991 and had a good, long run until...

Pasajero – In Session At RNE Radio 3 – 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders-Session Edition

Pasajero – In Session At RNE Radio 3 – 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders-Session Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Pasajero – Live at RNE Radio 3, Madrid – March 15, 2015 – RNE Radio 3 About 2 years ago, I ran another session by the Spanish Indie/Alternative band Pasajero (Passenger). At that time, they had just...

Love Fest – February 27, 1981

Love Fest – February 27, 1981

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup + Newsbreak + Hourly News – Feb. 27, 1981 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. News for this February 27th in 1981 had much to do with the visit of British Prime Minister Margaret...

Spanish Dances – February 26, 1950

Spanish Dances – February 26, 1950

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Today With Mrs. Roosevelt – Feb. 26, 1950 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection In 1950, just prior to the outbreak of the Korean War and during the steady boil of the Cold War, the horserace for Hearts...

The View Of Europe From London – February 21, 1938

The View Of Europe From London – February 21, 1938

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Mutual – John Steele, Reporting From London – Feb. 21, 1938 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. 1938 started out with War jitters. With the German issues over the situation in Austria and a general purge of Hitler‘s...