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Radio Free Oz - Firesign Theatre

Radio Free Oz (The Firesign Theatre) – KRLA – January 1968 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – KRLA – Radio Free Oz with The Firesign Theatre – October 29, 1967 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Pardon us while we beg: Become a Patron! Anyone who spent any time in Los Angeles in the 1960s...

The Battle In Seattle – Week Of December 4, 1999

The Battle In Seattle – Week Of December 4, 1999

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS Radio Weekend Roundup – December 4, 1999 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Fifteen years ago this week, the streets of Seattle were awash in teargas and protestors as the WTO Ministerial Summit met to discuss trade...

Illiteracy In America – 1974 – Past Daily Reference Room

Illiteracy In America – 1974 – Past Daily Reference Room

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – NPR: Options In Education – Illiteracy In America – 1974 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. I guess, despite advances in technology, the age-old problem of Illiteracy continues at full gallop – always has/maybe always will. In 1974;...

Sonny & Cher, Godfrey Cambridge And Irv Kupcinet Talk About Youth In 1970 – Past Daily Reference Room

Sonny & Cher, Godfrey Cambridge And Irv Kupcinet Talk About Youth In 1970 – Past Daily Reference Room

  . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Kup’s Show – May 20, 1970 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Two things to consider – the people in the photo above are mostly all in their early to late 60s right now – some older,...

Passing The (Foot)Ball In 1952 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

Passing The (Foot)Ball In 1952 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – KCBS – Lookin’ Em Over – Sports Report – November 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection No doubt, if you went anywhere this Thanksgiving holiday you were invariably sitting in a room where a TV (or several)...

Funboy Five – In Session 1979 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Funboy Five – In Session 1979 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Funboy Five – In Session For John Peel – September 1979 – BBC Radio 1 When I first ran across Funboy Five, I thought it was a misprint and what it really meant was Funboy 3. Different...

Typhoon In Session At 3FM – 2014 – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders/Session Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Typhoon – In Session at 3FM – 2014 – VPRO/3FM Further evidence Music is the universal language comes by way of Holland tonight, and a Dutch Rapper/Hip-hop artist named Typhoon. Now, straight-up; he raps in Dutch –...

‘You Can Do Very Little With The Hardcore, Depraved Family Of Today’ – Juvenile Delinquency In 1957 – Past Daily Reference Room

. . .or click on the link here for Audio Player – Youth Wants To Know: Juvenile Delinquency – November 17, 1957 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Oh, those carefree, innocent 1950s – where seldom was heard a discouraging word. Apparently, to some we were heading straight to hell in...

‘What Have You Done For Me Lately?’ – The 1954 Mid-Term Elections – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player: NBC Radio News – Barometer 1954: The Congressional Elections – Oct. 1954 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection As a reminder that voting, even in the acknowledged “off-year” election season is important, here is a documentary, one of a series NBC Radio News...

Patti Smith – Live At The Cellar Door, Washington D.C. – 1976 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Click on the link here for Audio Player – The Patti Smith Group – Live At The Cellar Door, Washington D.C. – 1976 The inimitable Patti Smith this weekend – during the formative and explosive years of the New York Punk movement. Few could be considered as iconic during this...