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Hein Jordans

Music Of Jurriaan Andriessen – Amsterdam Concertgebouw – Hein Jordans – 1951 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Jurriaan Andriessen: Sinfonietta Concertante – Hein Jordans, cond. Amsterdam Concertgebouw – 1951 – Radio Nederland – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – More music of Dutch composers this week. Jurriaan Andriessen was a contemporary Dutch composer, whose father, Hendrik, brother Louis, and uncle Willem have also been notable composers. Andriessen studied...

Jefferson Airplane - Winterland 1970

Jefferson Airplane – Winterland – 1970 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

  Jefferson Airplane – Winterland – April 15., 1970 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Jefferson Airplane this weekend. Going along as an adjunct to our impromptu homage to the 60s this past week. This is Jefferson Airplane from April 1970, two months after the departure of drummer Spencer Dryden,...

World War 1

November 11 – A War To End All Wars – World War 1

Become a Patron! November 11, 1918 – the day the “War To End All Wars” had ended – eleventh hour – eleventh day – eleventh month. Up to 1918, the most devastating war – millions killed, millions more maimed. And assurances from every victorious nation that this was going to...

Steve Hillage with The Orb

The Orb Featuring Steve Hillage – Live In Brixton 1991 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Orb featuring Steve Hillage Рlive at The Fridge, Brixton Р1991 РBBC Radio 1 Space merchants The Orb tonight, featuring former Gong founding member and all-around leading light of the Canterbury scene, Steve Hillage as guest in what promises to be a 25 minute sonic adventure, and it...

February 15, 1951 – 48,000 And Counting

February 15, 1951 – 48,000 And Counting

February 15, 1951 – Edward R. Murrow and the News – CBS Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – February 15, 1951 – Reports from Korea were pessimistic, even with spin attached. As of this day the list of casualties grew by 600, passing the 48,000 mark for both dead...

Steve Hillage Band – Live At Hyde Park – 1976 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Steve Hillage Band – Live At Hyde Park – 1976 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

  – Steve Hillage Band – Live at Hyde Park, London – September 18, 1976 – The ever-popular Steve Hillage this weekend, in concert at Hyde Park in London on September 18, 1976. Hillage was known for years as one of the founding members of Gong, the preeminent Prog band...

The Slow Transition To Never-Quite-Normal – June 9, 1945

The Slow Transition To Never-Quite-Normal – June 9, 1945

. . . or click on the link for Audio Player – NBC Radio – War Telescope – June 9, 1945 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this day 70 years ago was about transitions in Europe. The slow process of readjusting to peace, mindful there was still a...

The View Of Europe From London – February 21, 1938

The View Of Europe From London – February 21, 1938

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Mutual – John Steele, Reporting From London – Feb. 21, 1938 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. 1938 started out with War jitters. With the German issues over the situation in Austria and a general purge of Hitler‘s...

Escape From Iran, With Love From Canada – February 3, 1980

Escape From Iran, With Love From Canada – February 3, 1980

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS Radio: The World This Week – February 3, 1980 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. The big news for the week which ended on this February 3rd in 1980 was the successful escape of 6 Americans who...