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juku Cram School - 1986

August 23, 1986 – Spies, Drugs And Juku Cram Schools.

  August 23, 1986 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – August 23, 1986 – 30 years ago today – the big news was the disclosure and only the most perfunctory acknowledgement of a Chinese newspaper report that a U.S. Citizen was convicted in China on...

1960: America’s Moral Crisis  – Past Daily Reference Room

1960: America’s Moral Crisis – Past Daily Reference Room

1960 – America’s Moral Crisis – The Open Mind – May 1, 1960 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – 1960 – America’s Moral Crisis. Yes, there was one, and people were starting to notice. American was becoming a hedonistic place; high on greed, low on morals. Lying, corruption and white...

January 11, 1956 – Will He, Or Won’t He?

January 11, 1956 – Will He, Or Won’t He?

  January 11, 1956 – Listen To Washington – NBC Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – January 11, 1956 – this day 60 years ago was all about speculation over whether or not President Eisenhower would seek a second term in office. His health issues had many concerned –...

Election 1960 – Pondering And Speculation – Tea Leaves And Trances

Election 1960 – Pondering And Speculation – Tea Leaves And Trances

Election 1960 – Political issues – The Open Mind – January 17, 1960 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Election 1960 – same as it always was; speculation, mulling over the issues, who was a frontrunner, what did each of the parties want – who was likely to be sitting...

Thelonious Monk – Live In Amsterdam 1961 – Past Daily Downbeat: Birthday Edition

Thelonious Monk – Live In Amsterdam 1961 – Past Daily Downbeat: Birthday Edition

– Thelonious Monk Quartet – Live At The Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, April 15, 1961 – AVRO, Hilversum – In honor of what would have been Thelonious Monk’s 98th birthday (born: October 10, 1917), I ran across this concert recorded at the famed Concertgebouw in Amsterdam on April 15, 1961 and preserved...

Kirsten Flagstad On The Radio – 1938 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Kirsten Flagstad On The Radio – 1938 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

– Kirsten Flagstad – In recital for the Magic Key Program – January 2, 1938 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Continuing the occasional series of great Singers, a radio recital performance by the legendary Norwegian Soprano Kirsten Flagstad from the RCA Magic Key Program of January 2, 1938. Regarded...

Past Daily’s Spring Fundraiser – Update 16

Past Daily’s Spring Fundraiser – Update 16

Day 26 – 5 days left. The events of the last few days have been overwhelming, and fundraisers are the last thing on people’s minds right now. But we’re coming to the end of this drive and we still desperately need your support – in fact, we desperately need a...

Unfolding A Plot – December 17, 1999

Unfolding A Plot – December 17, 1999

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup: Late Edition – December 17, 1999 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News on this December 17th in 1999 that, on the surface like another in a series of promised mayhem for the turn...

The Mock Turtles – Live At Manchester Academy 1991 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

. . .or click on the link here for Audio Player – The Mock Turtles – live At Manchester Academy – 1991 – BBC 6 Music For all the bands coming from the now-legendary Madchester Scene of the early 90s many, if not most of them got lost in the...