Vintage Recordings

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May 1970 – Spring Of Discontent

May 1970 – Discussion over the events at Kent and Jackson State College – KPFK-Pacifica May 1970 – Some called it the turning point in the country’s mood toward the Vietnam War. The protests and discontent had been on the rise ever since the Gulf of Tonkin in 1964, and...

36 Hours To Make A Difference – Past Daily’s Spring Fundraiser Will Be Over Soon! 0

36 Hours To Make A Difference – Past Daily’s Spring Fundraiser Will Be Over Soon!

    Who Says We Can’t Multi-task? 36 hours left to ask for your support – only 36 hours left and we are close to reaching half our goal – I have my fingers crossed we’ll get all the way to our goal by the time our Fundraiser is over,...

Help Save A Mind – 2 Days Before The End Of Past Daily’s Fundraiser 0

Help Save A Mind – 2 Days Before The End Of Past Daily’s Fundraiser

2 Days left – Two days before our Spring Fundraiser comes to an end. Still under half our goal – but I hold out a whole bunch of hope that those of you who are still on the fence right now will made the decision to contribute what you can...

Spiritualized 0

Spiritualized In Session 1992 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Spiritualized – In Session for John Peel – March 14, 1992 – BBC Radio 1 – Experimental/Garage/Space Rock practitioners Spiritualized, in their first session for John Peel, recorded on March 14, 1992. Spiritualized in the brain-child of Jason Pierce, who has been the band’s only original and constant member since...

Oklahoma City Bombing Suspect Gary Land 0

May 3, 1995 – The Wrong John Doe #2

May 3, 1995 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – May 3, 1995 – This day began with a media frenzy. After 18 hours of questioning by FBI Agents over possible connections to Timothy McVeigh and the Oklahoma City Bombings, Gary Lands and Robert Jacks, who...

The Go-Betweens 0

The Go-Betweens – In Session 1984 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Go-Betweens – in session for John Peel – October 29, 1984 – BBC Radio 1 – From Brisbane Australia, The Go-Betweens were a highly regarded band in the UK. Having begun by 19 year old Theatre Arts majors in 1977. The Go-Betweens initially consisted of singer-songwriters Robert Forster and...

4 Days To Make A Miracle – 4 Days To Make Magic – 4 Days To Make A Difference 0

4 Days To Make A Miracle – 4 Days To Make Magic – 4 Days To Make A Difference

  4 Days left – just 4 days for you to make a difference and to chip in what you can to keep us up and afloat and to continue the seemingly endless process of preserving and restoring the thousands of hours of news, history, broadcasts, interviews and Music of...

Caryl Chessman 0

May 2, 1960 – The Apple-Green Chamber – The Execution Of Caryl Chessman

Caryl Chessman Execution reports and bulletins – May1-2, 1960 – Various Los Angeles Stations + Voice Of America Shortwave News – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – May 2, 1960, the day a 12 year odyssey came to an end. Convicted murderer and rapist, Caryl Chessman, known as The Red Light...

First Monday Of May – Last Week Of The Past Daily Fundraiser 2

First Monday Of May – Last Week Of The Past Daily Fundraiser

5 Days left – We’re a little under half our goal with¬†less than a week to get there. To say we’re going a little crazy is an understatement – we’re pulling our hair out, trying to figure out how we can convince those of you who haven’t chipped in, that...

Henri Merckel - Marie-Louise Caillard 1

Henri Merckel And Marie-Louise Caillard Play Music Of Jean Martinon – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Jean Martinon – Suite Nocturne – Henri-Merckel, violin – Marie-Louise Caillard, piano – Circa 1950 – ORTF – Paris – Some rarities from French Radio this weekend. The music of Jean Martinon, played by the legendary French violinist Henri Merckel and noted pianist Marie-Louise Caillard – in a broadcast performance...