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May 25, 1978 – The Price Of Beef – The Sale Of Cars – The Wages Of Conflict.

Chip in if you can: Become a Patron! May 25, 1978 – The economy was playing a big role in the mood of the U.S. this day – the price of Beef was getting ready to soar even higher than it was on this day in 1978. The reason for...

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XTC – Live At The Rainbow – 1979 – Past Daily Soundbooth

XTC – In Concert at The Rainbow – London – September 17, 1979 – BBC In Concert Series – BBC Radio 1 – XTC in concert this Sunday night/Monday morning. Recorded live at The Rainbow in London on September 17, 1979 for BBC Radio 1’s In Concert series. XTC formed...

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Frank Sinatra – With Ella Fitzgerald, The Hi-Los, Nelson Riddle, Red Norvo – Timex Presents – 1959 – Past Daily Weekend Pop Chronicles

ABC-TV – Timex Presents Frank Sinatra – December 13, 1959 – Audio Master – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – I usually don’t post Television audio on Past Daily. Mostly because there’s enough video around that just getting the sound seems a little silly. But in this case, it’s different –...

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It’s March 1971 – You’re Going To School In The Bay Area – You Just Heard L.A. Had Another Earthquake – You Chuckle.

KYA – San Francisco – Bwana Johnny – March 31, 1971 – Rob Frankel Collection – It’s March 1971. You have done what most of your friends have done – go away to college. Your big adventure – you don’t live at home anymore – nobody tells you what to...

Cat Power - In session for John Peel - 2000 0

Cat Power – In Session – 2000 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Cat Power – in session for John Peel – June 18, 2000 -July 20, 2000 – Re-Broadcast December 13, 2000 – BBC Radio 1 – Cat Power in session for John Peel – two sessions; first recorded in June and the second in July of 2000, featuring seven songs in...