Tagged: Affordable housing

The Weather Prophets

The Weather Prophets In Session – 1985 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Weather Prophets – in session for Janice Long – October 2, 1985 – BBC Radio 1 – The Weather Prophets to start the week. A short-lived band (1985-1988) that was resurrected from the break-up of another indie band, The Loft. Following the breakup of The Loft, Peter Astor (vocals,...

Kelsey jones - Suite for Flute and Strings

The Montreal String Quartet Play Music Of Kelsey Jones – 1954 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Kelsey Jones – Suite For Flute and Strings – Montreal String Quartet w/Mario Duschénes, Flute and Nathalie Clair, contrabasse – 1954 – CBC Studio recording – CBC Transcription Service – Contemporary music from Canada this week, from American-born/Canadian naturalized composer, harpsichordist, organist, pianist and teacher Kelsey Jones – his Suite...

The Specials in concert 1979

The Specials In Concert – 1979 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Specials In Concert – 1979 – BBC Radio 1 – In Concert Series – BBC Radio 1 – Kicking off the week with a concert via The Specials, recorded for BBC Radio 1’s series In Concert. The Specials represented a breakthrough of sorts. They mixed danceable Ska, the Jamaican...

Moose - Black Session 1992

Moose In Session – 1992 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Moose – Black Session – October 30, 1992 – RFI (Radio France International) Transcription Service – Moose to end the week. About two years ago I ran a Peel session featuring the legendary-but-virtually-unknown Indie/Alternative/Shoegaze band from London. A few months later, I ran across a later session; this one from...

Army-McCarthy Hearings April 27, 1954

Army-McCarthy Hearings – Day 4 – April 27, 1954 – Past Daily Reference Room

Army-McCarthy Hearings – April 27, 1954 – CBS Radio Recap of days proceedings – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The history of Senate Subcommittee hearings is a long and contentious one. Before the current fiasco we had Watergate. In the 1970s that pretty much defined what America was all about,...

President Truman Vetos Taft-Hartley

June 20, 1947 – Truman Vetoes Taft-Hartley

President Truman – Radio Address on the Taft-Hartley Bill- June 20, 1947 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – June 20, 1947 – on this day President Harry Truman was handed a bill, the Taft-Hartley Labor Management Relations Act of 1947, authored by Senator Robert Taft and Representative Fred Hartley and...

Dead Can Dance in session 19983

Dead Can Dance In Session – 1983 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Dead Can Dance – In Session for John Peel – November 19, 1983 – BBC Radio 1 – Starting off the week with Dead Can Dance and their first session for John Peel, recorded on November 19, 1983 and broadcast on November 26th. Along with The Cocteau Twins, Dead Can...