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America Goes Wild – August 14, 1945

Click on the link here for Audio Player – VJ Day celebrations – continuing – NBC Radio – August 14, 1945 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection After days of waiting, false reports, rumors, fits and starts, Japan finally agreed to the surrender terms and VJ day was announced on August...

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...

Emerson, Lake And Palmer – Live At Beat Club 1970 – Nights At The Roundtable

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Emerson, Lake And Palmer – Live At Beat Club, 1970 – RBB Berlin When you consider that Emerson, Lake and Palmer were the first Progressive Supergroup to emerge on the scene in 1970 (Keith Emerson from the then-recently broken up Nice,...

Pond – Live At Amplifier – Perth – 2010 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend – New Faces Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Pond live at Amplifier club, Perth – April 23, 2010 – club soundboard If you’ve been staying on top of the current flood of bands coming over from Australia of late, you’ll notice a number of them have one common denominator;...

Yes – In Concert At Yale – 1971 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Yes, in concert at Yale Bowl – Yale University, July 24, 1971 Anybody who was around at the time will remember when Yes were such a household name they became the butt of jokes and parody. So strong was their influence...

Jerry Garcia of The Grateful Dead

Goodbye Captain Trips – Death of Jerry Garcia – August 9, 1995

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News bulletins and reports for August 9, 1995 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Become a Patron! On top of being a busy news day,  this August 9th in 1995, it was also a sad one. News of the death of Grateful Dead...

Dråpe At Øya Festival 2013 – Norway – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders Edition

Click On The Link here for Audio Player: Dråpe At Oya Festival, Oslo – December 7, 2013 Over to Oslo tonight to the Oya Festival which started on Wednesday of this week going into its 15th year, and features, along with a stream of Norwegian bands, appearances by Alabama Shakes...

Crystal Fighters – Live At SOS 4.8 Festival – 2013 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival/Rock Without Borders Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Crystal Fighters – Live at SOS 4.8 Festival, Spain – May 4, 2013 – RNE Radio 3 Crystal Fighters have accomplished quite a lot in the relatively short period of time they’ve been together. The Basque/Spanish/English alternative/Indie/Experimental band have been in the...

Aftermath From The Day The Sun Rose Twice – August 7, 1945

Click on the link here for Audio Player: CBS World New Roundup – August 7, 1945 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News on this August 7th in 1945 was about the event that had taken place less than 24 hours earlier in the Japanese city of Hiroshima. The Atomic Bomb,...

Frank Sinatra – In Concert At Monte Carlo – 1958 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Frank Sinatra, in concert for The United Nations Refugee Fund – Monte Carlo – June 14, 1958 Something special, classic and rarely heard this weekend. Frank Sinatra performing at a benefit for the United Nations Refugee Fund in Monte Carlo, hosted...