Tagged: 1965

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July 19, 1965 – “Not Since Korea” – Vietnam Takes A Turn – Funeral For Adlai Stevenson

Or click on the Link: News for July 19, 1965 Become a Patron! In what was described by commanders in the field as the worst fighting since The Korean War, the war in Vietnam took a new and deadly turn, this day in July, 1965. Despite attempts by The Pentagon...

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George Szell And The Cleveland Orchestra Play Music Of Wagner, Barber And Schubert 1965 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Part 1: Part 2: George Szell conducts the Cleveland Orchestra in music of Wagner, Barber and Schubert – In concert at The Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, June 24, 1965. A classic concert this week, featuring one of the greatest conductors of the 20th Century; George Szell, leading the orchestra that was...

State Of The Union 1965 – LBJ And The Great Society – Past Daily Reference Room 0

State Of The Union 1965 – LBJ And The Great Society – Past Daily Reference Room

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – President Lyndon Johnson – State of The Union – Jan. 4, 1965 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Fifty years ago yesterday, President Lyndon Johnson ran down his proposals for The Great Society. Discussing the plight of the...

The Moody Blues – In Session At The Saturday Club 1965 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition 7

The Moody Blues – In Session At The Saturday Club 1965 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – The Moody Blues – Go Now – BBC Saturday Club – April 1965 – BBC Radio 1 Sadly, only one track has survived (so far) from The Moody Blues from this session. This one from the BBC...

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Shapes Of Things – February 19, 1965

Click on the link here for Audio Player – ABC Radio: Overseas Assignment – Coup in South Vietnam – Week ending February 20, 1965 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection As if there weren’t enough indications that America had gotten itself involved in a shooting war in Vietnam sooner rather than...

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Pandemonium Of The Happy Kind – The Beatles In Paris – 1965 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend/Pop Chronicles

Click on the link here for Audio Player – The Beatles – Live At Palais Des Sports – Afternoon (first) show – June 20, 1965 – RFI Since today marks what became the beginning of an era, when The Beatles first came to the U.S. and played the Ed Sullivan...

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City On The Edge – A City Engulfed – Watts Riots – August 13, 1965

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Watts Riot Coverage – KTLA-audio – August 13, 1965 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection If you were living in Los Angeles on this August 13th in 1965 you were no doubt glued to your radio or TV, watching and listening with...

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Jefferson Airplane – Live At San Francisco Mime Troupe Appeal Party – 1965 – Nights At The Roundtable: Mini-Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Jefferson Airplane – Live at The Calliope Warehouse – San Francisco Mime Troupe Appeal Party – November 6, 1965 – KSAN-FM A bit of  Rock history tonight. In what was billed as the first Bill Graham production, a fund raiser for the...

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Farewell To Adlai – July 19, 1965

Click on the link here for Audio Player: CBS World News Roundup – July 19. 1965 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection While news for this July 19th in 1965 continued concnerning the on-going War in Vietnam, with fighting from the previous day being considered some of the worst since Korea...

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If It’s July 18, 1965 – It Must Be Vietnam

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News for July 18, 1965 – WOR-AM, New York – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News reports on the war in Vietnam were coming with such regularity in 1965 as to almost make the news humdrum and monotonous. So the news for this...