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Cab Calloway -

November 19, 1994 – Cab Calloway: The Hi-De-Ho Man Has Left The Building – Jesse Helms Slams Bill Clinton – Dianne Feinstein Declares Victory.

Become a Patron! November 19, 1994 – Sad news for the Entertainment world, this day. Bandleader and Singer synonymous with The Jazz Age of the 1920s, Cab Calloway passed away on the evening of the 18th, of complications from a stroke he suffered some months earlier. Calloway was a master...

Paul Barrere - (1948-2019)

Little Feat – Live In Boston – 1988 – RIP: Paul Barrere (1948-2019) – Past Daily Weekend Concert Tribute Edition

Little Feat – In Concert From Boston – WBCN-FM – October 14, 1988 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Become a Patron! Paul Barrere is gone. He left earlier today. The announcement was made via Little Feat’s website: It is with great sorrow that Little Feat must announce the passing...

Cream In Concert From Detroit 1967 (RIP Ginger Baker – 1939-2019) – Past Daily Backstage Weekend Update: Tribute Edition

Become a Patron! Hearing the sad news today of the passing of legendary Drummer Ginger Baker – it’s further evidence 2019 has not been a good year for Music. Tributes have been pouring in all day, including this one via Pitchfork earlier this morning (October 6,2019): After days of being...

The Muffs - Live At Oddfellows Hall - 2015 - RIP: Kim Shattuck

The Muffs – Live At Oddfellows Hall – 2015 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Tribute Edition (Kim Shattuck – 1963-2019)

The Muffs – live at Oddfellows Hall, Davis CA – July 17, 2015 – Band soundboard Patrons: Become a Patron! I think we’re going to have to get used to this; losing people. If this year is any indication, it will become that much more familiar as time goes on....

Harold Mabern (1936-2019)

Harold Mabern Trio – Live At The Village Vanguard – 2018 – Past Daily Downbeat: Tribute Edition (Harold Mabern: 1936-2019)

Harold Mabern Trio – Village Vanguard – August 26, 2018 – Subscribers: Become a Patron! Harold Mabern (1936-2019) – With the sad news earlier this week of the passing of the much loved and admired Piano giant Harold Mabern, I thought it would only be fitting and proper to run...

August 5, 1962 – Marilyn Monroe: Fame Is Fickle

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Marilyn Monroe: Fame Is Fickle – NBC Radio Tribute – August 6, 1962 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Hard to imagine it was fifty-seven years ago today the world lost Marilyn Monroe. Within hours of finding her body, dead from an...

Art Neville (1937-2019)

The Neville Brothers With Dr. John – Live In Japan – 1987 (RIP: Art Neville) – Past Daily Soundbooth: Tribute Edition

The Neville Brothers With Dr. John – Live in Japan – July 1987 – (RIP: Art Neville) – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Art Neville (1937-2019) – in a year already hit with the tremendous loss of New Orleans cornerstones Dr. John, Dave Bartholomew and now Art Neville, this is...

Vietnam - the turning point

July 19, 1965 – “Not Since Korea” – Vietnam Takes A Turn – Funeral For Adlai Stevenson

Or click on the Link: News for July 19, 1965 Become a Patron! In what was described by commanders in the field as the worst fighting since The Korean War, the war in Vietnam took a new and deadly turn, this day in July, 1965. Despite attempts by The Pentagon...

Adlai Stevenson - 1900-1965

July 14, 1965 – Adlai Stevenson – Death Of A Statesman

Become a Patron! July 14, 1965 – Fifty-four years ago, on July 14, 1965, Former Illinois Governor, two-time Presidential Candidate and United Nations Ambassador to the U.S. Adlai Stevenson collapsed and died of a massive coronary in London as he left the BBC studios after an interview regarding U.S. involvement...

Dr. John - (1941-2019)

Dr. John – Mardis Gras 1975 – (RIP: Dr. John – 1941-2019) – Past Daily Soundbooth: Tribute Edition

Dr. John Live at Mardi Gras 1975 – including a Barq’s Rootbeer Commercial – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Dr. John – the inimitable Mac Rebennack, the very heart and soul of New Orleans, is gone. This has turned into one horrific year for loss – I don’t mind saying...