Unreleased recordings

Broadcast – In Session RFI, 2000 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Broadcast – The Black Session – May 4, 2000 – Studio 105, Paris – RFI One of the more engaging and pioneering bands of the neo-psych/indie/electronica genre of the late 90s, Broadcast were a wonderful combination of...

November 11th Somewhere Else – November 11, 1970

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Nightly News – November 11, 1970 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection A November 11th in 1970 that passed into history with scant mention of what that day meant. Maybe because we were knee-deep in Vietnam and...

Clara Haskil With André Cluytens And The French National Orchestra Play Music Of Chopin – 1954 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

. . . .or click on the link here for Audio Player – French National Orch., André Cluytens – Clara Haskil, piano – Chopin: Piano Concerto Number 2 – recorded April 1954 – ORTF, Paris. Something very familiar this weekend, but since I take requests and one of my readers...

Herbie Hancock – Live At Radio Bremen 1974 – Past Daily Downbeat

. . . or click the link here for Audio Player – Herbie Hancock – Live at Radio Bremen – November 6, 1974 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection 40 years ago? Hard to imagine. The legendary Herbie Hancock, during his Headhunters period; gathering together a wide spectrum of influences under...

Buzzcocks – Live At Temple Beautiful -1979 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Buzzcocks – Live At Temple Beautiful – Dec. 15, 1979 – KALX – Hammer Archives Another in a series of miraculous recordings made surprisingly well under completely adverse conditions during the heyday of Punk, as recorded for...

Killing Joke – In Session 1983 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Killing Joke – In Session For John Peel – July 4, 1983 – BBC Radio 1 Killing Joke tonight. In session for John Peel from July 4th 1983. Extending the Experimental/Alternative mantle a bit, Killing Joke were one of those bands...

Mobilization For Human Needs – 1935 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – The 1935 Mobilization for Human Needs – October 24, 1935 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Slowly digging out from a devastating depression, America was still a long ways off from prosperity. Cities were still reeling under the effects of unemployment and...

Roy Harris Conducts The Music Of Stanley Finn – 1946 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Roy Harris Conducts The American Broadcasting Symphony Orchestra – 1946 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Americana this week, by way of composer Stanley Finn, as interpreted by his contemporary Roy Harris in a circa 1946 broadcast recording of his Prelude and...

Cream In Concert From Detroit 1967 (RIP Jack Bruce – 1943-2014) – Past Daily Backstage Weekend: Tribute Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Cream – Live In Detroit – October 15, 1967 – Part 1 Click on the link here for Audio Player – Cream – Live in Detroit – October 15, 1967 – Part 2 Hearing the sad news today of the passing...

3rd Party Candidates – 1956 – Eric Hass – The Socialist Labor Party – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Address by Eric Hass, Socialist Labor Party – October 19,1956 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection There was a time our political system was awash with parties. Up until 1954, The Communist Party was represented in the polling booth until an act...