Vintage Recordings

James Taylor – Live At The Jabberwocky 1970 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition 0

James Taylor – Live At The Jabberwocky 1970 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

– James Taylor – In Concert at The Jabberwocky, Syracuse New York – February 6, 1970 – WAER-FM – A mid-week change of pace. Early James Taylor tonight. Right at the time of the release of his second album, Sweet Baby James, and the avalanche of critical and audience acclaim...

Salvatore Accardo With Gunther Herbig And Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal – 1986 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert 0

Salvatore Accardo With Gunther Herbig And Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal – 1986 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

– Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal – Gunther Herbig, Guest Conductor – Salvatore Accardo, violin – August 11, 1986 – Part 1 – Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal – Gunther Herbig, Guest Conductor – Salvatore Accardo, violin – August 11, 1986 – Part 2 No barn burners, world premiers or excursions into...

Butting Heads In Geneva – Easing Tensions In The World – November 2, 1955 0

Butting Heads In Geneva – Easing Tensions In The World – November 2, 1955

– NBC – Listen To Washington – November 2,1955 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – As the Cold War became a permanent fixture for life in the 1950s, so were the Summit conferences taking place in Geneva. Seemingly, ever few months, some gathering of Superpowers would take place to iron...

America Votes – November 3, 1964 0

America Votes – November 3, 1964

– CBS – Election ’64 – November 3, 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – – ABC – Election ’64 – November 3, 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – 51 years ago today, the 1964 Presidential elections took place, and the political landscape took a definite and permanent turn....

4 By The Baronets – The Vee-Jay Sessions 1965 – Past Daily Weekend Soundbooth: Lost Album Edition 16

4 By The Baronets – The Vee-Jay Sessions 1965 – Past Daily Weekend Soundbooth: Lost Album Edition

  – 4 by The Baronets – from the Unissued Vee-Jay album – Recorded March 13, 1965 – The well-known and very popular Quebec vocal group Les Baronets (featuring future Celine Dion husband Renè Angèlil) were looking to expand their horizons. It was 1965 and the group had already gotten...

Count Basie On TheTonight Show 1955 – Past Daily Downbeat 0

Count Basie On TheTonight Show 1955 – Past Daily Downbeat

– Count Basie with Joe Williams – The Tonight Show With Steve Allen – September 28, 1955 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Further evidence the early days of TV were days of eclectic wonderment, this excerpt from an episode of the original Tonight Show, starring Steve Allen (before Jack...

Houdini’s Last Seance – October 31, 1936 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry 0

Houdini’s Last Seance – October 31, 1936 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

  – Houdini’s Last Seance – October 31, 1936 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Harry Houdini was, according to legend, the greatest escape artist of all time. He was known all over the world for his stunts, death-defying acts and seemingly impossible escapes. So when he died of Peritonitis...

Dr. John – Live At Mardis Gras 1975 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition 0

Dr. John – Live At Mardis Gras 1975 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

– Dr. John Live At Mardis Gras 1975 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Heading into the weekend, and Halloween to boot – sounds like a good time to get into some Dr. John. Maybe not Halloween, but a rockin’ good time at Mardis Gras in New Orleans – with...

Molotov At The UN – October 29, 1946 0

Molotov At The UN – October 29, 1946

– V.M. Molotov – Address to United Nations – October 29, 1946 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – This one is for students of The Cold War period and those well-versed in Russian. The Post World War 2 period has always been the most interesting for me, because it signified...